Where to Find an Innovative Business Education

Chip Harp, Valdosta Today Business Editor Innovation and Business School don't always go together.  Many times its the people not successful in the business world that end up teaching in business schools.  Or is that…

Blue Bird Bus is on the Move

FORT VALLEY -- Georgia-based Blue Bird Corporation is making great strides since facing a low point in 2011. They account for a third of all buses manufactured and used in the US. They were recently…

Home Depot Data Breach Huge

ATLANTA -- Home Depot said Thursday that its recent cyber attack put an estimated “56 million unique” credit and debit cards at risk. The company said the security criminals used malware not previously seen in…

SUMMER DROUGHT MAY AFFECT HALF OF STATE’S PEANUT…

TIFTON -- Georgia's non-irrigated peanuts may have a very low yield potential due to a prolonged summer drought, said University of Georgia Extension peanut agronomist Scott Monfort. "I think with the non-irrigated acres for most…

Georgia sports car maker expresses optimism

Walter C. Jones, Morris News Service for Valdosta Today ATLANTA -- Georgia may be the site of Kia Motors’ assembly plant and the North American sales office for Porsche, but the one homegrown carmaker is…

Georgia Factories Continue Growth

ATLANTA -- Georgia factories are continuing their expansion, according to a new report that also points to further growth in the overall state economy. The Purchasing Managers Index for the state compiled by the Econometric…

Proposed new EPA pesticide rules are toxic, say…

ATLANTA -- Georgia agricultural leaders say a proposal by the EPA to implement a lot of new rules for handling pesticides could be toxic to the state's farms. The Environmental Protection Agency proposed the new…