Georgia earns its 12th Shovel Award

Release: Georgia Again Recognized for Excellence in Attracting Jobs and Investment Atlanta, June 11, 2020 –Governor Brian P. Kemp today announced that Georgia has received its 12th Shovel Award – its 11th consecutive such award –…

Labor force increases in Valdosta

Georgia Department of Labor Press Release: Georgia Labor Commissioner Mark Butler said Thursday that Valdosta’s June job numbers showed typical summer fluctuations. During the month, the labor force grew faster than could be absorbed through hiring, causing…