Honeybee Bicycle Event Planned in Walker County

LaFayette, GA – The City of LaFayette, in cooperation with Walker County and Rock City, will hold a press conference on Wednesday, March 29th...

Georgia State Vet Issues Precautionary Measures for Georgia Poultry

In light of the outbreaks of avian influenza in Tennessee and Alabama, the Georgia State Veterinarian, Robert Cobb, has suspended all poultry events and...

Georgia on high alert from Alabama bird flu

Effective immediately on March 15, 2017, the State of Alabama department of Agriculture has issued a stop movement order for the sale of any...

New Rates for the Landfill

Several new rate changes took effect at the landfill on March 1st. Household garbage now costs $40.00 per ton, up from $38.50. A $6.00 minimum...

USDA Confirms Highly Pathogenic H7 Avian Influenza in a Commercial Flock in Tennessee

The United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) has confirmed the presence of highly pathogenic H7 avian influenza...

Mohawk CEO honored for contributions to Italian commerce, manufacturing innovation

Mohawk Industries’ Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Jeff Lorberbaum was awarded the 2017 Leonardo International Prize by Italian President Sergio Mattarella during a March...

GDOL to host job recruitment for Driveline in Lafayette

Texas-based Driveline Retail Merchandising will be recruiting employees to provide merchandise services to retail stores in Walker and the surrounding counties. The recruitment will be...

Mohawk is hiring

The Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL) will help Express Employment Professionals, a staffing agency, recruit about 15 creelers to work for Mohawk Industries in...

Alcohol Board addresses Hops n Haze

The Summerville Alcohol Board met on Monday evening at Summerville City Hall to discuss potential reprecussions for recent incidents at Hops n Haze. The Summerville...

Boys & Girls Club is Hiring

Multiple Boys & Girls Clubs are hiring for After School programming employees. If you are interested in applying for a job opportunity please contact...