Worker killed in demolition collapse at Georgia paper mill

Fire officials say a worker is dead after he was pinned beneath falling debris while doing demolition work at a Georgia paper mill.

Savannah harbor deepening gets big boost in federal dollars

Combined with $50 million Congress approved in March for dredging the Savannah harbor, the nearly $85 million total marks the largest amount Washington has spent on the project in a single year.

Georgia to end collection of local sales tax on jet fuel

Georgia has asked vendors to stop collecting local sales tax on jet fuel, just months after the lieutenant governor effectively killed a broader sales tax exemption to punish Delta Air Lines for eliminating discount fares for National Rifle Association members.

Georgia’s Gingrich sends letter to FAA urging Georgia Spaceport approval

As the public comment period comes to a close on the draft Environmental Impact Study (EIS) on June 14th for Spaceport Camden, a Georgia...

Georgia Press Association names newspaper contest winners

The Georgia Press Association is announcing the winners of its 2018 Better Newspaper Contest, which honored hundreds of journalists from more than 70 newspapers. The...

Aircraft manufacturer to bring 100 jobs to Georgia

A major aerospace company expects its commercial jet aircraft maintenance services to bring about 100 jobs to Macon, Georgia. The Macon Telegraph reports the Macon-Bibb County Industrial...

Over 500 solar jobs and $150M investments coming to Georgia

Over 500 solar jobs coming to Georgia.

Delta Air Lines adding ‘Passport Plum’ hue to its uniforms

The color authorities at Pantone declared violet the color of 2018, and Delta Air Lines is following suit, quite literally.

Amazon: Echo device sent conversation to family’s contact

An “unlikely” string of events prompted Amazon’s Echo personal assistant device to record a Portland, Oregon, family’s private conversation and then send the recording to an acquaintance in Seattle, the company said Thursday.