The Georgia Department of Public Health is part of a group launching a pilot program focusing on people at high risk for developing breast cancer.
Experts hope to develop referral networks, streamline screening, and potentially reduce insurance costs for breast cancer testing.
A company says it will build a renewable energy electric generation plant in Twiggs County, creating about 150 jobs.
The Telegraph newspaper reports that WGS Energy Group LLC has signed a purchase agreement for about 275 acres of land in the Interstate 16 South Industrial Park.
The group of electrical cooperatives planning to build a $2.1 billion coal-fired power plant in middle Georgia has received the final go-ahead from state environmental regulators. The sign-off on Plant Washington comes after planners pledged to make the plant cleaner.