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Georgia’s Jobless Rate Remains Unchanged At 6.3 Percent

State labor officials say Georgia’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate of 6.3 percent is unchanged from the previous month, and still well below the 7.3 percent rate from a year ago.

04/16/2015

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USDA Gives Georgia Deadline To Improve Food Stamp System

Federal officials have given Georgia a deadline to show that it’s doing a better job of processing food stamp applications.

04/15/2014

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Ex-City Official Sues Atlanta Mayor Over Firing

A former city employee is suing Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed and other city officials, saying he was fired after raising concerns that a woman still had city equipment and access to the city’s computer system after leaving her city job.

05/16/2013

Job Fair and Career Expo This Week

ATLANTA (WAOK)-The National Black MBA Association (NBMBAA) 33rd Annual Conference and Exposition themed “Power-Up Your Profit-Ability,” will begin Tuesday October 4th and end on Saturday, October 8th, 2011. The conference is designed to highlight the […]

WAOK-AM–10/03/2011

Job Fair Held In New York City

Congressional Job Fair Scheduled

ATLANTA (WAOK)- Georgia Congressmen John Lewis and Hank Johnson will be holding a job fair, town hall meeting,  and panel discussion  on Thursday as part of the Congressional Black Caucus  “For the People” jobs initiative […]

WAOK-AM–08/11/2011

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Funding Decrease Could Mean Job Cuts At Grady

Grady Memorial Hospital will make a few cuts in the future due to a decrease in government funding. Last year Grady received 88 million dollars in funding for poor and uninsured persons being treated at […]

WAOK-AM–02/14/2011

What a Difference 24 Hours Makes!

Just ask Ted Williams. 24 hours after a video featuring him was posted on You Tube his life has changed in a dramatic way!

01/06/2011