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The number of first-time claims for unemployment insurance jumped in Floyd County last month, according to the latest numbers from the Georgia Department of Labor.
Georgia gas prices dropped another 9 cents last week.
The Georgia Northwestern Technical College Adult Education Program is seeking volunteers who can tutor adult learners in reading, writing, basic math, and English Language skills.
There is a Freeze Warning for our area from 11 p.m. tonight until 8 a.m. Friday.
Labor Commissioner Mark Butler proclaimed October another great month in a long string of often record-setting months. He noted that Georgia's unemployment rate also fell once again.
The rain will be coming to an end today, but colder temperatures are on the way.
At 4:45 p.m., the creek was at 19 feet and rising. Flood stage is 19 feet.
Rain will continue Tuesday, with an additional 0.5 to 1.0 inches possible over the area on top of what was received Monday.
The warning area includes Southeastern Floyd County, Polk County, and Bartow County.
The first freeze of the season will be here this weekend with temps dropping into the 20s overnight Friday and Saturday.
A Summerville man is left with the bill after a claimed loan provider reportedly gave a bad cashier's check.
Election results for the 2018 Midterm Election.
Polls are open until 7 p.m.
Additional details have been released regarding multiple arrests for child exploitation and human trafficking in Northwest Georgia.
The state average price for a gallon of regular unleaded is $2.65 - 19 cents less than this year's high, but 30 cents more than this time last year.