Jessica Szilagyi

Jessica Szilagyi is a Statewide Contributor for She focuses primarily on state and local politics as well as agricultural news. She has a background in Political Science, with a focus in local government, and has a Master of Public Administration from the University of Georgia. She's a "Like It Or Not" contributor for Fox5 in Atlanta and has two blogs of her own: The Perspicacious Conservative and "Hair Blowers to Lawn Mowers."

Reidsville resident appointed to Georgia Ports Authority by Deal

Last week, Governor Deal appointed John Shuman to the Georgia Ports Authority. Shuman is the president and owner of Shuman Produce. He is a past chairman of the Vidalia Onion...

Statesboro City Council runs out clock on police back pay issue

The City of Statesboro drew fire last fall after it came to light that dozens of police officers were promoted to higher positions over the course of their careers...

Victim’s mom: Driver ‘drowsy’ before I-16 crash killed 5

The Claxton mother is speaking out about the deadly crash that killed her son and 4 others.

Claxton council approves across-the-board raises for city employees

After discussing the concerns of retirement benefits at Monday's Claxton City Council meeting, the city of Claxton voted to provide a 2% raise to all city employees. The decision to...

Claxton to revisit alcohol ordinances

The Claxton City Council has asked City Attorney Bill Callaway to draft a proposed ordinance change for the city's alcohol permitting. The draft is merely a proposal for council...

No movement on Claxton retirement issue

The City of Claxton was slow to move on the issue of retirement double dipping at Monday's council meeting.
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