The US Army Corps of Engineers could extend the public comment period for the massive project to deepen the Savannah harbor.
The Corps' District Commander says, the agency should announce an extension soon.
Environmental groups praised the move.
A Fulton County judge has ruled that state Insurance Commissioner John Oxendine disregarded application requirements when awarding small-loan licenses.
Superior Court Judge Marvin Arrington ruled that Oxendine was not requiring applicants for licenses to fill out required forms.
The cold weather is causing concerns for anyone who has freeze-sensitive plants.
But farmers are more concerned about the lack of rain.
It's rained just 18 inches since July in Toombs County, the heart of Georgia's $83 million a year Vidalia onion harvest.
Fueled by property and corporate income tax collections, Georgia's revenues climbed in November for the sixth straight month. State officials reported Monday that tax collections for the month are up 6.7 percent from the same month a year before.
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.