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Logistics exec: Georgia’s freight capacity needs will require private investment

ATLANTA - Georgia is going to need $135 billion to $150 billion during the next 30 years to keep up with the demand for freight capacity of a fast-growing state, a logistics industry executive said …

Pandemic-plagued Georgia economy on track for recovery next year  

ATLANTA - The recession prompted by the coronavirus pandemic is likely over in Georgia, but the state remains far short of a full recovery, a University of Georgia economist said Thursday.Georgia is …

Copeland honored by GEDA

ATLANTA – Illya S. Copeland, former Executive Director, Murray County Industrial Development Authority, was made an Honorary Life Member (posthumously) by the Georgia Economic Developers …
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Mrs. Jeraldine Sanford Bagley

Mrs. Jeraldine Sanford Bagley, of Chatsworth, passed away Thursday, November 26, 2020, at Chatsworth Health Care. Mrs. Bagley was a member of Mountain View Baptist Church. She was preceded in …

Mrs. Mary Ruth McDowell

Mrs. Mary Ruth McDowell, age 83, of Villa Rica, GA, formerly of Chatsworth, passed away Sunday, November 29, 2020. Mrs. McDowell was preceded in death by her parents, William Grady Southerland and …

Ms. Carol Stone Kittles

Ms. Carol Stone Kittles age 84, of Chatsworth, passed away Monday, November 30, 2020, at Chatsworth Health Care Center. Ms. Kittles was a member of Welcome Hill Baptist Church. She was preceded …

John Benjamin Leonard

John Benjamin Leonard, 79, of Dalton, Georgia passed over peacefully Wednesday, November 25, 2020, at Hamilton Medical Center, surrounded by his loving family. John was born December 24, 1940, in …

Mr. Terry Hudson

Mr. Terry Hudson, 71, of Chatsworth, passed away Wednesday, November 18, 2020, at his residence. Mr. Hudson was a member of Holly Creek Baptist Church and the Eton Masonic Lodge #509 F&AM. He …