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February jobless rate down for Augusta metro area

...professional and hospitality jobs drove down the the metro Augusta unemployment rate for February, the Georgia Department of Labor reported Thursday.The jobless rate was 6.7 percent, down from 6.9 percent in January, and lower than the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-26/february-jobless-rate-down
Georgia jobless rate declines to 6.3 percent

...officials say Georgia's jobless rate has dropped to 6.3 percent, its lowest mark since January 2008.The Georgia Department of Labor on Thursday announced the new unemployment rate for February. It was down from 7.3 percent in February 2014...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-19/georgia-jobless-rate-decli
February jobless rate down for Augusta metro area

...professional and hospitality jobs drove down the the metro Augusta unemployment rate for February, the Georgia Department of Labor reported Thursday.The jobless rate was 6.7 percent, down from 6.9 percent in January, and lower than the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-12/february-jobless-rate-down
Georgia's unemployment rate drops to 6.4 percent

...say Georgia's unemployment rate has dropped to 6.4 percent, its lowest level since July 2008.The Georgia Department of Labor on Thursday announced the new seasonally adjusted jobless rate for January.The rate was down from a revised 6...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-05/georgias-unemployment-rate
Residents use fuel rewards, club memberships for huge gas savings

...memberships to take advantage of huge savings at the pump ? and the perks have been even sweeter as of late.The U.S. Department of Labor reported last week wholesale gas prices experienced its steepest drop in more than two years in December, plunging...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-01-20/residents-use-fuel-rewards-a
Unisys to begin operations in Augusta next week

...Unisys to choose Augusta for the new center.Drake said Unisys has been pleased with the support from the Georgia Department of Labor, Augusta Economic Development Authority, Fort Gordon and local technical schools."The feedback I got from my...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-01-16/unisys-begi
Unisys recruitment set for Jan. 6

The Georgia Department of Labor will host another customized recruitment day for Unisys on Jan. 6 to fill positions for the company's new Augusta facility...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-29/unisys-recruitment-set-jan
Slight decline in Augusta jobless rate for December

Metro Augusta's unemployment rate declined to 6.5 percent in December, the Georgia Department of Labor reported Thursday.The rate was 6.6 percent in November and 7.1 percent in December 2013.Columbia County at 5.2 percent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-01-29/slight-decline-augusta-job
More being limited in job choice by non-compete agreements

...asked the U.S. Federal Trade Commission and the Department of Labor to investigate."It has a chilling effect on people...maids to sign non-competes, according to a U.S. Department of Labor complaint. The government said the maids scrubbed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-01-04/more-being-limited-job-cho
OSHA clears Kellogg's facilty in worker's death

The U.S. Department of Labor found this week that south Augusta's Kellogg's bakery committed no violations in the June death of a longtime employee.Chester...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-12-31/osha-clears-kelloggs-facilty-