A prominent Vidalia onion farmer says he's packing and shipping onions Wednesday, regardless of what Georgia's agriculture commissioner may say. Delbert Bland is battling Ag Commissioner Gary Black in Fulton County court over whether the state has the authority to tell growers when to pack onions. Speaking by phone to GPB Wednesday, Bland says he believes a court victory in March gives him the go-ahead to ship onions. "We're shipping onions today, and we're shipping onions because they're mature and ready to ship," said Bland.
 
State health officials say six mosquito samples in South Georgia have tested positive for West Nile Virus. Georgia Department of Public Health south district officials say mosquitoes in Lowndes County were tested for the virus last week.
Phase One of the Second Street Transformation Project is about to become a reality, converting the major thoroughfare into a bicycle and pedestrian corridor.
A nuclear engineer and a financial analyst are expected to testify before the Public Service Commission on Tuesday about the cost of building two more nuclear reactors at Plant Vogtle, southeast of Augusta.
Jasper County officials are threatening to take over the Jasper Ocean Terminal project. They complain that the effort, overseen jointly by Georgia and South Carolina, is mired in never-ending studies. South Carolina officials say progress is being...
A report filed Friday suggests it's highly unlikely the staff at the Public Service Commission will attempt to block any of Georgia Power's spending on two new reactors at Plant Vogtle until after the utility resolves a $930 million...
Flights from Savannah rank high on a list of pricey airfares. A new report from the US Transportation Department doesn't come as a surprise to Savannah-area travelers who drive to Jacksonville or Charleston to fly cheaply. The dilemma is...
A study published earlier this year in the Journal of Managerial Psychology reported that workplace bullying is prevalent. What’s worse, those bullies get ahead in the office and their careers: They get good performance reviews and achieve high...
Georgia's sales tax holiday is expected to bring more shoppers to stores this weekend. Customers won't have to pay the sales tax on many back-to-school items. The tax holiday ends at midnight Saturday.
The organizer of a petition that sought to block public financing for a new Atlanta Falcons stadium said Thursday the effort has failed to gather enough signatures.
Restaurant executives say they've switched vendors after a customer found a cluster of maggots on his sandwich at Atlanta's airport.