Paulding jobless rate falls below 5 percent
by Tom Spigolon
04:51 PM, Friday, November 27
Paulding's unemployment rate dropped to 4.9 percent in October, making it one of only 12 counties in Georgia with rates below 5 percent, according to Georgia Department of Labor statistics released today. The October jobless rate was a one-tenth o...

Latest Headlines

Buckhead Business Association launching survey
The Buckhead Business Association Tuesday announced it is launching a community-wide survey to gauge opinions on a nu...
11:04 PM, Tuesday, November 10
full story
National Center for Civil and Human Rights to host symposium
The National Society of High School Scholars, an international honor society dedicated to highlighting the accomplish...
10:52 PM, Tuesday, November 10
full story
MARTA inks $198M deal to improve tunnel ventilation system
MARTA Tuesday announced it recently signed a $198.5 million contract to overhaul and upgrade its tunnel ventilation s...
10:18 PM, Tuesday, November 10
full story
Sandy Springs Police seeking help identifying rape suspect
The Sandy Springs Police Department Tuesday announced its detectives are seeking the public’s assistance in identifyi...
10:01 PM, Tuesday, November 10
full story
I-285 cited as most dangerous highway in America
One local freeway has been named the most dangerous highway in the nation. According to a Friday article by Sarah Fro...
06:35 PM, Tuesday, November 10
full story
Union City participating in Mayors’ Christmas Motorcade
Union City will be making the holiday season more festive for residents of Georgia's hospitals serving persons with d...
03:43 PM, Tuesday, November 10
full story
Henry County city election results finalized
Last week’s general municipal election was certified Friday. Incumbents fell in Stockbridge as voters replaced three ...
03:20 PM, Tuesday, November 10
full story
Federal Housing Finance Agency adds Atlanta to special list
The Washington-based Federal Housing Finance Agency Tuesday announced an expansion of the Neighborhood Stabilization ...
02:57 PM, Tuesday, November 10
full story
Civil War life to be re-enacted in Hampton this weekend
Buttons and bows, Virginia reels and musket fire will transport visitors back to the Sixties – the 1860s – during the...
02:22 PM, Tuesday, November 10
full story
Alpharetta council considers new arts center at old librar...
A proposed arts center at the corner of Mayfield Street and Canton Road may be closer to becoming a reality. If appro...
12:04 AM, Tuesday, November 10
full story
Local high schools’ graduation rates improve
The Georgia Department of Education Monday released the state’s high schools’ 2015 graduation rates, and local school...
04:32 PM, Monday, November 09
full story
Police seeking public’s help in identifying stabbing suspect
The Sandy Springs Police Department Monday morning announced detectives are seeking the public’s assistance in identi...
12:15 PM, Monday, November 09
full story
Rep. Holcomb releases statement on alleged LaVista Hills v...
Rep. Scott Holcomb, D-Atlanta, District 81, who represents citizens residing in the new city of Tucker and the propos...
08:57 AM, Monday, November 09
full story
Ga. Supreme Court rules in favor of Atlanta pension reform
The city of Atlanta and Mayor Kasim Reed Monday announced the Georgia Supreme Court that day ruled unanimously in fav...
08:42 PM, Sunday, November 08
full story
Northridge Parkway reopens after erosion issues resolved
The city of Sandy Springs Sunday morning announced one road has been reopened one day after being closed due to this ...
06:02 PM, Saturday, November 07
full story

Popular Stories

Fulton County to cut $19M from 2016 budget; seniors, health care may take hits by Ross Williams

Fulton County appoints new member to oversee Turner Field redevelopment by Ross Williams

Activists seek minimum wage hike in Fulton County by Ross Williams

County reveals first drafts of new North Fulton school maps by Ross Williams

Segal, Watts win Douglasville council, Robinson, Persons in mayor runoff by Tom Spigolon

Area charity to provide Thanksgiving dinner for homeless kids by Ross Williams

Recent Comments

« Resident unnamed wrote on Sunday, Oct 18 at 06:31 PM »
« Steven Chervin wrote on Friday, Oct 16 at 06:04 PM »
« Dan W wrote on Thursday, Oct 15 at 12:24 PM »
« AndrewTR wrote on Tuesday, Oct 13 at 02:26 PM »