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Wadley Company to Pay $20,000 to Settle Disability Discrimination Lawsuit

Janet Bryant, who worked for the company as a purchasing agent, was fired by the company's chief financial officer after informing the company that she was required to take medication because of her disability, anxiety disorder.

U.S. Department of Labor Joins Partnership to Promote Workplace Safety During Construction Project in...

Under the agreement, contractors will present weekly training on common hazards such as falls, noise, rigging, heat, silica, as well as the proper use of respirators and personal protection equipment.

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...

New animal drug approved to make cow manure less stinky

A new drug promises to reduce smell other environmental issues related to manure and runoff.

Georgia Sets Trade Record

“Trade is a vital part of our state’s economy, and it is exciting to see Georgia products in such high demand across the globe. I thank Governor Perdue and Governor Deal for prioritizing Georgia's success on the international stage and their commitment to expanding our state's trade industry," stated Governor Kemp.

IHOP Launches Scholarship for Kids Who Lost Parent in Line of Duty

Specifically, the company will raise $1 million to fnd college scholarships and educational counseling for military children who have lost a parent in the line of duty.

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...

Thanksgiving, a time to thank Chattooga County farmers

FARM BUREAU CELEBRATES FARM-CITY WEEK NOV. 20-26 Farmers, urban businesses partner to keep America fed and clothed   Summerville, Ga. – For many Georgians, hardly a meal...


Photo Caption: Chattooga County 4-H Shotgun Team member, Kelsey Hughes, takes aim preparing for the upcoming District Qualification shoot. Having expanded its civilian training operations...