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Starbucks to train employees on racial-bias

After a store manager interacted with black patrons, Starbucks is to implement nationwide racial-bias training.

USDA Awards $200 Million for Agricultural Trade Promotion Program

The ATP is one of three USDA programs created to mitigate the effects of unjustified trade retaliation against U.S. farmers and exporters.

Big Berth/Big Ship: Savannah Set to Serve 6 14,000-TEU Vessels Simultaneously

“No other single container terminal in North America has the ability to expand berth capacity at this rate,”

New Inland Port Location is Governor Deal’s Hometown

Gov. Nathan Deal, along with representatives of the Georgia Ports Authority, the Greater Hall Chamber and Norfolk Southern Railroad announced plans Monday to make...

Georgia’s jobless rate at a 17-year low, 4.1 %

Georgia's Labor Commissioner, Mark Butler, announced on Thursday that the state has set records for employed residents, labor force, and jobs for June -...

Port of Savannah TEU Count Grows 7.5% in 2018

The Port of Savannah moved 4.35 million twenty-foot equivalent container units in Calendar Year 2018, its highest annual volume ever, and a 7.5 percent increase over 2017, according to a report from Georgia Ports Authority Executive Director Griff Lynch to the GPA Board Tuesday.

Georgia Company Ordered to Pay $49,500 in Back Wages After US Department of Labor...

$49,500 in back wages and liquidated damages to 70 employees for violating the minimum wage, overtime, and recordkeeping provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act

East Georgia Regional Hospital’s CEO Named ‘CEO of the Year’

The Council on Volunteer Services of the Georgia Hospital Association recently awarded Paul Theriot, CEO of East Georgia Regional Medical Center, CEO of the...

Northwest Health District office, county health departments close early to public on solar eclipse...

The Georgia Department of Public Health Northwest Health District office in Rome and health departments in Bartow, Catoosa, Chattooga, Dade, Floyd, Gordon, Haralson, Paulding,...

Chattooga County Health Department to hold special one-day flu clinic Thursday, September 21

The Chattooga County Health Department, 60 Farrar Drive, Summerville, will begin offering flu immunizations at a special one-day clinic, Thursday, September 21, on a...