GDOL announces continued increase in Georgia jobs

Release: Georgia’s Unemployment Rate Drops in March While Jobs Increase Atlanta, GA – The Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL) announced recently that Georgia’s unemployment rate dropped 0.3 percentage points to reach 4.5 percent in March while the state saw…

Resurfacing project starting next week in Tifton

Release: TIFTON – Contractors are scheduled to begin work Monday, April 19, on improvements to Second Street in Tifton.The construction zone will extend from the intersection of US 82 to Virginia Avenue. Drivers should expect temporary…

Quitman man arrested for rape, child molestation

Release: GBI Arrests Brooks County Man on Rape, Incest, and Child Molestation Charges Quitman, GA (April 14, 2021) – On Monday, April 12, 2021, a Brooks County Grand Jury indicted Will Cope, age 44, of Quitman,…

Residents indicted for illegal possession of firearms

Release: Four individuals indicted on federal firearms felonies Additional charges include drug possession, distribution SAVANNAH, GA:  Four defendants face felony charges including illegal firearms possession after indictment by a U.S. District Court grand jury in…

Valdosta Utilities announces Spring Cleaning Drive

VALDOSTA, Ga.— The City of Valdosta's Utility Department will be hosting its Spring-Cleaning Donation Drive on April 17, 2021. The drive will be accepting clothing, shoes, purses, bedding, furniture, kitchen items, home décor, and toys.…