Wed., June 12, 2013 11:00am
Officials at Yamaha Motor Manufacturing Corp. say they've opened a second assembly plant in Newnan and will hire 100 employees to work on a new utility vehicle. The Japanese company also said this week that it has completed transferring all of its ATV production to the Coweta County plant south of Atlanta.
Mon., June 10, 2013 3:00am
A new brewery is capitalizing on Savannah's burgeoning interest in beer. Southbound Brewing is the latest business in a growing beer-centered culture in the coastal city. Carly Wiggins is opening the brewery with business partner Smith Mathews.
Fri., June 7, 2013 6:00am
Few places can lay claim to as much rock and soul music heritage as Macon. But the city has struggled to get on the musical map with the likes of Nashville, Memphis, or even Athens, home of REM.
Thu., June 6, 2013 7:38pm
AT&T has announced it will create about 600 new jobs in the state, and plans to hire workers to fill more than 1,000 positions overall. Gov. Nathan Deal announced Thursday that AT&T plans to immediately hire full and part-time workers in network construction and maintenance, customer support, retail and other positions.
Tue., June 4, 2013 9:22am
Officials at Zoo Atlanta are set to break ground on a new space to showcase amphibian and reptile exhibits.
Fri., May 31, 2013 8:16pm
Georgia Department of Public Health officials are investigating an E. coli outbreak that has left at least 11 people sick in northeast Georgia.
Fri., May 31, 2013 2:10pm
The Savannah economy is picking up according to assessments given at the first-ever State of Small Business Conference hosted by Savannah SCORE.
Fri., May 31, 2013 7:42am
When you include professional association or civic activities on your resume, they might reveal more about you than you realize, for example, your race or religion. Some resume experts say to include those items because companies might be looking for the diversity. Others say to leave them off. Our career guy Brandon Smith has a more nuanced approach.
Thu., May 30, 2013 12:50pm
Federal agriculture officials are counting Georgia farmers as part of a nationwide census. They're asking about products, employees, incomes and expenses. The data will help the officials tailor programs and federal dollars to the states.
Wed., May 29, 2013 6:55pm
Moviemakers say filming of "Need for Speed" will close a bridge linking Georgia and Alabama for several days as they shoot a scene of a car being driven into the Chattahoochee River.