Augusta area unemployment rate declines to 6.6 percent in March

...Comparing other metro areas in Georgia, Athens had the lowest area jobless rate at 5.1 percent, and the Heart of Georgia-Altamaha region had the highest at 9.4 percent. In South Carolina, Greenville had the lowest at 4.5 percent, while Florence had...

Advocate is sought for coastal Altamaha

BRUNSWICK, Ga. - Altamaha Riverkeeper James Holland's watery...portions of the 14,000-square-mile Altamaha watershed in someone else's hands...organization is raising money to create the Altamaha Coastkeeper, which would monitor and...

State to buy land by Altamaha

...miles of riverfront along the scenic Altamaha River for fishing enthusiasts and other...of 300-foot-wide strips lining the Altamaha in five south Georgia counties, from...southwest bank in Glynn County. The Altamaha is the largest river system completely...

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Easement to protect Altamaha

...conservation easement on 1,356 acres along the Altamaha River in McIntosh County that will be...Wildlife Management Area, upriver from the Altamaha Wildlife Management Area and lies near...and also to restore the health of the Altamaha River." The Altamaha River and the...

Endangered status proposed for Altamaha spinymussel

BRUNSWICK, Ga. - The rare Altamaha spinymussel, known for its spikes...its shell, is found only in the Altamaha River and its tributaries.The U...Wheeler."It's long overdue. The Altamaha spinymussel should have been on the...

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Amazing home with views of the river from nearly every window. Cus... 218 Altamaha Drive North Augusta SC 29841 4 bedroom 3 baths $449,900

Amazing home with views of the river from nearly every window. Custom home with attention to detail everywhere. Raised Acadian style home with grand entry into totally open living spaces. Master Bedroom and three others are on the main floor. Upstairs boasts loft and rec room and the third bath,

Marshall White's Thurmond Lake flathead catfish was worth fighting for

...in Georgia is a tie at exactly 82 pounds, according to the Department of Natural Resources. Both fish were landed in the Altamaha River, the first by Carl Sawyer in 2006, followed by Jim Dieveney in 2010. CAMPGROUNDS SAVED: Three Corps of Engineers...

Metro Augusta unemployment rate falls to 6.7 percent

...Comparing other metro areas in Georgia, Athens had the lowest jobless rate, 5.1 percent, while the Heart of Georgia-Altamaha region had the highest, 9.7 percent. The Augusta area's rate was lower than those in Atlanta, Columbus and Ma con...

Metro jobless rate increases

...Augusta will be reported March 27.Metro Athens had the lowest area jobless rate, 5.4 percent, and the Heart of Georgia-Altamaha region had the highest, 9.8 percent.Georgia's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate for January was 7.3 percent...

New riverkeeper named for Altamaha

...or rather, mud boots, of the new Altamaha Riverkeeper. Out of 17 qualified applicants...Shepherd, executive director for the Altamaha Riverkeeper, with headquarters in Darien...Shepherd said.The mission of the Altamaha Riverkeeper is to conserve and protect...

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