That's up from 7.7 percent in July.
U.S. Senator Johnny Isakson, who was a guest on the Friday edition of the Hometown Headlines Radio Edition with John Druckenmiller, said he hopes the President backs up his words with actions.
There is a need for O negative blood.
The Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL) will host a special recruitment for job seekers who qualify for OJT, a federal on-the-job training program to help get unemployed workers back into the labor for
The forum will begin at noon with Michelle Nunn and David Perdue taking the stage at around 12:15.
Couple was headed to Ellijay on Friday.
Labor Commissioner attributes the increase to temporary layoffs.
Historic Downtown Rome was named this month to USA Today's list of Idyllic and Historic Main Streets Across the USA.
The average cost for an unleaded gallon of gas in Georgia is $3.35.
The meeting will be held in Douglasville on Tuesday.
Georgia's Pre-K Program is beginning its 22nd year. It is a voluntary, lottery-funded Pre-K program is considered universal, meaning any age eligible child may attend regardless of family income
The transport of two patients from West Africa to Emory University Hospital in Atlanta with the potentially deadly Ebola virus has caused some concerns.
The news that two Ebola patients are being brought to America has created waves of concern ranging from mere worry to Hollywood "Outbreak" scenarios to conspiracy theories.
This weekend, shoppers across Georgia will be able to purchase back-to-school supplies during the Sales Tax Holiday.
The Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL) will help 2Work Staffing fill more than 20 jobs with several textile companies in Calhoun and Rome.