With Georgia unemployment at 10% and still higher than the national average, any news of an opening is going to attract a crowd.
In Liberty County, there's a rush of job-seekers to a metal forging facility opening soon.
Eight historic buildings and two whole towns are on this year's list of Georgia Places in Peril.
The annual list released by the Georgia Trust for Historic Preservation recognizes endangered places in Georgia history.
Bidders have agreed to join forces to buy the Sea Island Co. for $212.4 million in auction to settle the Georgia resort operator's bankruptcy case.
Sea Island spokesman Mike Geczi said Monday evening that the deal was reached after eight hours of negotitions.
Coca-Cola has completed its $3.4 billion buyout of the North American operations of its largest bottler.
The world's largest soft drink maker said Sunday it has closed the deal for the domestic unit of Coca-Cola Enterprises.
Imperial Sugar officials want Chatham County taxpayers to give the company an almost $3 million tax break for rebuilding parts of the sugar refinery that exploded two years ago.
Fourteen people died in the blast.