Jenkins County adding 100 jobs with plant expansion

An aluminum manufacturing facility in Jenkins County expects to add 100 new jobs as it expands existing operations there over the next three years, according to Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal.

Proposed Palmetto Pipeline demonstrates no pressing public need

...State Utilities Engineer Mike Bolden, mbolden@dot.ga.gov, and Georgia Department of Transportation Commissioner Russell McMurry, mcmurry@dot.ga.gov. (The writer is a senior attorney with the Southern Environmental...

Report shows mediocre marks for Ga. charter schools

...there to provide choice for choice's sake," she said. The reports are available on the web: https://scsc.georgia.gov/2013-2014-scsc-academic-accountability Follow Walter Jones on Twitter @MorrisNews and Facebook or contact...

Augusta phosphate maker wins state manufacturer of the year honor

...and workforce excellence."These three winners are emblematic of what's great and happening in manufacturing in Georgia," Gov. Nathan Deal said. "They create value through jobs, stimulate business throughout the supply chain and are good...

3rd Boshears inducted to the Georgia Aviation Hall of Fame

...football coach Frank Inman. Bo shears first drove back and forth to Athens before his father recommended flying.Former Georgia Gov. Carl San ders, of Augusta, once said Bo shears was the only student he knew who went to college in a Comanche...

Governor says he will sign transportation funding proposal

ATLANTA - Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal said Wednesday that he will sign a transportation funding bill expected to raise $900 million for the state's infrastructure...

The Artside: Hear Hartough speak about golf art

...governor's office as part of the Art of Georgia II: Portraits of Community exhibit featuring artists from northeast Georgia. Gov. Nathan Deal and his wife greeted the artists in a ceremony March 30. The works chosen by the Georgia Council for...

Unisys finalizes Port Royal lease

...November that the new service center would locate in Augusta and bring 700 jobs over a five-year period. At that time, Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal said the center would go into the Port Royal building - a claim that the company did not confirm until...

DECAL pre-K program aims to get kids prepared

...this program allows our children to have the opportunity to start early, even if they didn't get a spot after this year's lottery."For more information on STP, visit: http://decal.ga.gov/Prek/SummerTransition Program.aspx

Georgia still high in uninsured

...uninsured rates, according to the director of health policy for the Georgia Budget & Policy Institute.But a spokesman for Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal argues the state did add to the Medicaid rolls without the expansion, which makes doing so more difficult...