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Georgia Department of Labor reports net gain of 600 jobs in August

The Augusta metro area showed a net gain of 600 jobs in August, according to the Georgia Department of Labor.The Labor Department reported Thursday that there were 221,700 jobs in the six-county Augusta area. Gains were seen in health...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-18/georgia-department-labor-r
Former Paine CFO files breach-of-contract suit

...law requires tenants be given 60 days to leave. Patrick and his two young children were given six days.A Georgia Department of Labor examiner's review on April 11 found that Patrick did not violate his employer's rules and was performing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-09-02/former-paine-cfo-files-br
Augusta metro jobless rate rises to 8 percent

Metro Augusta's unemployment rate increased to 8 percent in July, the Georgia Department of Labor announced Thursday.The rate in June was 7.4 percent. The rate was 8.8 percent in July a year ago.Like June, the rate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-21/augusta-metro-jobless-rate
Georgia jobless rate worsens

ATLANTA - State labor officials say Georgia's unemployment rate has risen to 7.8 percent. The Georgia Department of Labor on Thursday announced the new jobless figure, which is up from 7.4 percent in June. State Labor Commissioner...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-14/georgia-jobless-rate-worse
Augusta metro area has net gain of 200 jobs in July

...services jobs in July.The area had a net gain of 200 jobs in July, according to data released Thursday by the Georgia Department of Labor.The metro area lost 900 jobs in local government, education and health services and hospitality, while gaining...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-14/augusta-metro-area-has-net
Augusta's Jobs: By the numbers

...jobs in June 2009Post-recession peak27,300 jobs in May 2014Currently25,800 jobs in June 2014 Source: Georgia Department of Labor, Workforce Statistics & Economic Research

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-25/augustas-jobs-numbers
Metro Augusta's unemployment rate rises to 7.4 percent in June

Metro Augusta's unemployment rate increased to 7.4 percent in June, the Georgia Department of Labor announced Thursday.The rate in May was 6.9 percent. The rate was 8.9 percent in June a year ago.The rate increased because...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-24/metro-augustas-unemploymen
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Augusta's unemployment numbers rise to 7 percent in MayATLANTA ? The Georgia Department of Labor announced today that Metro Augusta's unemployment rate increased to 7 percent in May, up seven-tenths of a percentage point...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-26
Metro Augusta jobless rate up

...metro Augusta unemployment rate increased to 7 percent in May, according to a report released Thursday by the Georgia Department of Labor.The jobless number is higher than the 6.3 percent rate reported in April, but lower than the 8 percent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-06-26/metro-augus
Whole Foods job event set for Tuesday

...employees.Three sessions, beginning at 8 a.m., 11 a.m. and 2 p.m., will be held Tuesday at the Georgia Department of Labor's local office at 601 Greene St.The company is looking to hire between 120 and 150 employees before the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-07-10/whole-foods