Blueberry Crops Threatened By Tiny Pests

[caption id="attachment_2722" align="alignleft" width="300"] shutterstock.com[/caption] This year's blueberry crop, Georgia's largest fruit crop, is being threatened by small but destructive flies. The spotted wing drosophila, a fly that originated in Japan, can penetrate and lay…

Former Kingston Staffer Announces Run For Congress

Savannah, GA- A former staff member for Congressman Jack Kingston plans to announce his run for Kingston's District 1 seat this week. David Schwarz will make the formal announcement Wednesday morning in Savannah. Schwarz, a Vanderbilt…

GA Gas Up 2 Cents, Now Higher Than…

Valdosta, GA- Retail gas prices remained relatively stable last week as oil prices yo-yoed. Crude prices were on an upward path after the positive jobs report, but the price surge came to a halt after the value…

GA Tax Collections Up 13 Percent In April

Gov. Nathan Deal today announced that Georgia’s net tax collections for the month of April 2013 totaled $1.73 billion for an increase of $201 million, or 13.2 percent, compared to April 2012. Year-to-date, net revenue…