Georgia-Pacific to build new lumber plant in east Georgia

Georgia-Pacific says the site is adjacent to its existing lumber mill. Plans call for the existing plant to continue full operations until the new facility is completed.

$973M deepening of Savannah harbor nearing halfway point

Almost 2 ½ years have passed since dredging began along the 40-mile (64-kilometer) stretch linking the nation’s fourth-busiest container port to the Atlantic Ocean.

USDA Decides Not to Impose Additional Regulatory Requirements for Organic Producers and Handlers

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) last week announced the decision to withdraw the Organic Livestock and Poultry Practices (OLPP) final rule published on...

Pizza Hut replaces Papa John’s as NFL’s pizza sponsor

So long Papa John’s, hello Pizza Hut.

Georgia ranks 23rd among states in tax rates

GA ranks 23rd among the 50 states in tax rates

Georgia’s business community applauds rollback of Dodd-Frank financial regulations

Georgia's business community applauds the rollback of Dodd-Frank financial regulations

Bamboo buffet: Food for hungry pandas is grown in backyards

Georgians are growing bamboo in their backyards to help feed the pandas at Zoo Atlanta.

Georgia court rules against Fiat Chrysler in Jeep fire case

Georgia’s highest court has ruled against Fiat Chrysler, which had appealed a $40 million verdict awarded to the family of a 4-year-old boy who died in a Jeep fire.

It’s Flood Safety Preparedness Week!

Flood Safety Preparedness Week in Georgia is March 11‐16, and Insurance Commissioner Ralph Hudgens wants to remind Georgians that a flood insurance policy can...

Ex-Equifax executive charged with insider trading

A former Equifax executive who sold stock for nearly $1 million before the company’s massive data breach was publicly announced faces insider trading charges.