Fri., February 15, 2013 12:30pm
Bibb County school system officials said the cuts won't automatically mean the employees will be laid off. The jobs account for about $4.23 million in annual salary and benefit costs. They are funded with grant money that won't be available in the 2013-14 school year.
Tue., May 1, 2012 11:00am
Atlanta Public Schools plans to shed 350 positions next year and order two employee furlough days as it attempts to cut about $47 million from its budget. The school district Monday announced its plans for a $565.8 million budget for the 2012-2013 school year.
Tue., February 14, 2012 1:04pm
Postal workers at a south Georgia distribution center are expected to learn the fate of their jobs next week. The Albany Herald reports that Assistant Dougherty County Manager Mike McCoy participated in a meeting with the U.S. postmaster general recently, and learned that notification of workers in Albany is expected on Feb. 23.
Tue., September 27, 2011 8:32am
Airplane-maker Lockheed Martin Corp. is laying-off 540 employees at three nationwide locations—including in Marietta, Ga. The company says it expects most of the affected workers to leave by year end. Lockheed is trying to cut costs in response to pressure to limit defense spending.
Thu., June 2, 2011 9:45am
A spokeswoman for the Boeing Co. says the aerospace company won't have to cut any jobs from its Macon plant this year after all.
Mon., May 30, 2011 12:30pm
The University of Georgia is cutting another 18 jobs from its agriculture and enviromental sciences college. The school's dean, Scott Angle, tells the Athens Banner-Herald it's also selling a 522-acre agricultural research farm in Oconee County.
Fri., March 11, 2011 11:40am
Bibb County schools superintendent Romain Dallemand has presented a new organizational chart that will eliminate 16 administrative jobs and add six new ones.
Tue., February 2, 2010 2:12pm
UPS says its fourth-quarter profit tripled over what it was a year ago. Th
Fri., October 30, 2009 12:41pm
Mohawk Industries reports a $34 million profit for its third quarter. The
Fri., October 9, 2009 7:35am
Closing the Athens and Alabama operations is part of a series of plant shut