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Job Openings in Eatonton

Job Openings in Eatonton

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.

 

Two Cited for Illegal Gillnetting on Lake Oconee

Two Cited for Illegal Gillnetting on Lake Oconee

A surveillance operation by rangers with the Georgia Department of Natural Resources recently resulted in citations being issued against two men for illegally gillnetting fish on Lake Oconee in Greene County, authorities say.

The men were found in the possession of about 150 pounds of assorted fish, including white bass, crappie, hybrid and striper, Georgia Department of Resources Wildlife Law Enforcement Division Capt. Mark Padgett said.

Ritz-Carlton Lodge Unveils Redesigned Georgia Bistro

Ritz-Carlton Lodge Unveils Redesigned Georgia Bistro

By Kyle Dixon

Lake Oconee News

A select group of invitees toured the newly renovated Georgia Bistro last Thursday evening at The Ritz-Carlton Lodge, Reynolds Plantation, sampling chef Aaron Baxendale’s locally-inspired cuisine while sipping specialty drinks from the bar.

First Friday Returns to Eatonton

First Friday Returns to Eatonton

First Friday returns to The Village at Harmony Crossing tonight!

The free concert begins at 5:30 p.m.

April's First Friday involves live music, a car show, sweet treats and kids' activities.

See full details.

Dairy Festival Set for June First

Dairy Festival Set for June First

The Annual Dairy Festival is set for June 1, 2013 on the streets that surround the Putnam County Courthouse.

Main events include a parade and barbeque.

The day starts out with road races at 8 a.m., and the parade is at 10 a.m. 

See the full schedule online.

Clay Tournament in Sparta

Clay Tournament in Sparta

Putnam, Hancock Counties Jobless Rates Above Georgia Average

Putnam, Hancock Counties Jobless Rates Above Georgia Average

Hancock County's jobless rate was 15.2 percent in February, compared to Putnam's 10.3 percent and Georgia'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.