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Hospital Construction 'On Schedule'

Hospital Construction 'On Schedule'

By Billy Hobbs, Lake Oconee News

GREENSBORO – Construction on the new St. Mary’s Good Samaritan Hospital near Lake Oconee in Greene County is right on schedule, and officials couldn’t be happier.

Job Opening in Sparta

Job Opening in Sparta

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.

Harvest of the Heart Receives $35K Grant

Harvest of the Heart Receives $35K Grant

M. Elizabeth Neal, Lake Oconee News

MADISON – The president and CEO of the Los Angeles Emergency Preparedness Foundation visited Madison Monday and Tuesday along with various federal and state Emergency Management Agency officials to get a first-person view of the Harvest of the Heart Garden and the organization’s plans for a cannery and community kitchen in the Gilmore house on Burney Street.

OFTC Introduces Health Sciences & Business Development Center

OFTC Introduces Health Sciences & Business Development Center

Census: Minority Population Growing

Census: Minority Population Growing

Putnam County's minority population reached 34.7 percent last year, according to Census Bureau statistics and USATODAY research. Hancock County's reached 76.3 percent and Greene County's reached 44.2 percent. That is the percentage of the population in the county who is another ethnicity other than white non-hispanic.

By Greg Toppo and Paul Overberg, USATODAY (Click for the full, interactive map)

Job Openings in Sparta

Job Openings in Sparta

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.

Deadline Extended: Georgia Writers Museum Announces First Creative Writer's Contest

Deadline Extended: Georgia Writers Museum Announces First Creative Writer's Contest

Georgia's Writers Museum announces their first Creative Writing Contest.

See the submission rules and form below, from the Georgia'a Writers Museum Facebook page.

The deadline has been extended until July 1.

The winner will be announced at a reception on August 9 at 6 p.m. at the Plaza Arts Center in Eatonton.