Construction is under way on a farm equipment company's distribution center in central Georgia. Tractor Supply Co. executives have said the 650,000 square-foot distribution center in Macon will employ more than 200 workers.
Jenkins County has seen its luck turn around. The recent discovery of a civil war prison could bring thousands of tourists to town. But now the county known for having the highest unemployment rate in the state will be the site of a new state prison.