Historic preservation brings in jobs and tax revenue to communities across the state, according to a new report. It has prompted the Department of Natural Resources to revive efforts to demonstrate the value of history.
The Georgia Music Hall of Fame’s future is uncertain after its authority board failed to approve a plan for the museum Wednesday.
Macon is vying to keep the hall, while Athens, Dunwoody and Woodstock are trying to lure it to their communities.
Georgia union leaders protested a conference on outsourcing, being held in Atlanta. They say the event is for executives who want to learn more about how to outsource services overseas. Unions say it's an affront to Georgia workers.
The construction industry in Georgia lost 7.5 percent of its jobs last year, the fifth highest construction job-loss rate in the nation, according to an analysis by the Associated General Contractors of America.