2015 could be the year that a second airport in the Atlanta area offers passenger flights. Officials in Paulding County, about an hour northwest of the city, have been working for several years to lure commercial service to their airports. But the fight isn’t over.
If you’ve ever been to the beach in Georgia or South Carolina, you’re familiar with the large, round globs called cannonball jellyfish - or jellyballs. You’ve probably also noticed there are a lot of them.
The Georgia World Congress Center Authority has approved a $1.4 billion budget for the new Atlanta Falcons stadium.
The congress center's board of governors approved the budget after a presentation on Tuesday. The cost was previously expected to be roughly $1.2 billion.
Atlanta-based Delta Airlines is among the supporters of President Obama’s executive order on immigration. The President’s order shields about 5 million people at risk of deportation. Some will also be allowed to apply for work permits.
Delta airlines supports President Obama’s executive action on immigration.
Last week, the President announced an executive order to shield about 5 million people in the U.S. illegally from deportation.
The Port of Savannah is about to get bigger, to make room for bigger ships. That will mean more containers full of cargo coming in and out of the port. Those containers reach their destinations by rail – and by trucks. As many as 2000 drivers service the Port of Savannah, by some estimates.
The captain of a container ship leads an international crew delivering cargo to ports all over the world. But when it comes to pulling that ship up to a dock like the Port of Savannah, the job takes more of a local touch.