Mon., October 28, 2013 5:35am
The news of apparent recovery has come frequently from northwest Georgia’s flooring industry in recent months. The region’s economy remains heavily...
Thu., September 19, 2013 6:00am
Georgia's unemployment rate has dropped to 8.7 percent. The Georgia Department of Labor early Thursday morning announced the new figure, which...
Mon., July 22, 2013 9:00am
The use of temporary workers is on the rise in Georgia, following a national trend that's typically considered as an indication of economic...
Thu., February 28, 2013 7:35am
The Federal Reserve chairman is warning federal sequestration will damage the nation’s fragile economy. Emory University economist Tom Smith helps us...
Mon., September 24, 2012 11:28am
Officials expect filming of the second movie in "The Hunger Games" trilogy will provide an economic boost to Clayton County, just south of...
Wed., September 12, 2012 5:29am
Business leaders, academics, non-profits, community groups and others are meeting in northeast Georgia this week for the Third Annual GeorgiaForward...
Wed., June 20, 2012 4:30pm
The use of coupons is increasing in popularity. Since 2008 the price of groceries has gone up 10-percent. Some groups are getting together to save...
Mon., June 18, 2012 5:56am
Peach growers are planting more pecan trees. Pecan harvest requires fewer workers. Pecan prices and popularity continue to increase.
Thu., May 17, 2012 2:06pm
A new analysis by credit counseling group CredAbility found Georgians are still struggling with high unemployment and low home values, and only...
Thu., April 26, 2012 11:34am
State labor officials say the preliminary unemployment rate in metro Atlanta dropped to 8.7 percent in March. The new jobless rate was announced...