One of Georgia Power's electrical plants has won an environmental award.
Plant Bowen in Northwest Georgia's Bartow County won the award from General Electric.
The national company cited the plant for reducing how much water it takes from the Etowah River.
Regulators shut down another small bank in Georgia Friday, lifting to 13 the number of Georgia bank failures this year in the wake of economic distress and mounting soured loans.
Across the country, 47 banks have closed this year.
A Georgia Department of Agriculture survey has revealed a shortage in farm labor. But the question is, why aren't those jobs filled?
The farmers surveyed report a need for 11,000 workers this year. That’s despite a state unemployment rate of 9.9 percent.