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Job Openings in Macon, Swainsboro

Job Openings in Macon, Swainsboro

Call the Department of Labor Career Center at (478) 751-6164 and give them the job number of the position that interests you. 

You can see more jobs available in Central Georgia on 13WMAZ's Job Market Thursday page.

Sandersville Native Pens Book on Georgia's Rural Population Rise and Fall

Sandersville Native Pens Book on Georgia's Rural Population Rise and Fall

Sandersville physician and native William Rawlings recently penned a book exploring the rise and fall of twentieth-century Georgia's rural population.

Called "A Killing on Ring Jaw Bluff: The Great Recession and the Death of Small Town Georgia," the book recounts Georgia's rural population as told through Charles Graves Rawlings, according to a Mercer University Press news release.

"This is the story of rural Georgia that foreshadowed our own day, our own story."

This is Rawlings sixth book.

Rawlings has written five other novels set in the rural South.

Join Rawling for a book signing at Geo's Quarters in Sandersville on April 25 from 4-7 p.m. 

Trivia Night to Benefit Relay for Life

Trivia Night to Benefit Relay for Life

Join up for Trivia Night on April 15 for a fun night benefitting Relay for Life in Sandersville.

Job Openings in Sandersville

Job Openings in Sandersville

Call the Department of Labor Career Center at (478) 751-6164 and give them the job number of the position that interests you. 

You can see more jobs available in Central Georgia on 13WMAZ's Job Market Thursday page.

Washington Co. Jobless Rate Above Georgia Average

Washington Co. Jobless Rate Above Georgia Average

Washington County's jobless rate was 11.4 percent in February compared to the state's 8.6 percent.

The Georgia Department of Labor says  February unemployment declined to nine percent in metro Macon.

According to a release, that's down from February 2012, when unemployment for metro Macon was 10 percent.

Georgia's February unemployment rate is 8.6 percent, not seasonally adjusted.

From January to February, metro Macon gained 500 jobs and fewer people were laid off.

RELATED | Macon's Unemployment Up in January 2013

Most jobs were added in the professional, business, education, health care, trade, transportation, warehousing, leisure and hospitality industries as well as in in local government.

Metro Macon includes Bibb, Crawford, Jones, Monroe and Twiggs counties.

Job Opening in Sandersville

Job Opening in Sandersville

Call the Department of Labor Career Center at (478) 751-6164 and give them the job number of the position that interests you. 

You can see more jobs available in Central Georgia on 13WMAZ's Job Market Thursday page.

Chamber's Morning Brew Set for Tuesday

Chamber's Morning Brew Set for Tuesday