While Georgia's overall economy remains stagnant, the state's film industry is booming.
Film industry officials believe that will keep them in good stead with state lawmakers who are reviewing all of Georgia's tax credits next year.
A new report says Georgia’s historic drought of 2008 took a disastrous toll on the economy of Lake Lanier north of Atlanta.
The non-profit 1071 Coalition” spent $180,000 on the independent study to provide hard data on Lake Lanier’s economic importance to North Georgia.
State officials marked the official start of construction on the centerpiece of Jekyll Island's multi-year revitalization project.
The Jekyll Island Convention center will cost the state about $50 million.