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Georgia-based FiberVisions Invests $48 Million in Expanding Covington Operations

Georgia-based FiberVisions Invests $48 Million in Expanding Covington Operations

Governor Brian P. Kemp announced that Georgia-based FiberVisions, a subsidiary of Indorama Ventures Public Company Limited and a major employer in Covington for more than 50 years, will invest $48

MasterBrand Cabinets to Open Manufacturing and Distribution Hub in Butts County

MasterBrand Cabinets to Open Manufacturing and Distribution Hub in Butts County

Southeast U.S. Hub to Create Nearly 400 Jobs MasterBrand Cabinets, Inc. will make a significant and long-term investment in opening a Southeastern U.S. manufacturing and distribution hub near the City

NCSS Named 2020 Project of the Year Award Winner by Forecast5 Analytics

NCSS Named 2020 Project of the Year Award Winner by Forecast5 Analytics

Forecast5 Analytics has named Newton County School System (NCSS) as the Project of the Year award winner for 2020! The district won the award based on its use of geoanalytic

Register Now for the 5th Annual Phoenix Pass – Greystone OB/GYN Frosty 5K

Register Now for the 5th Annual Phoenix Pass – Greystone OB/GYN Frosty 5K

It’s that time again to start planning to race the Frosty 5K on Saturday, January 23, 2021. This annual race is a great way to get in shape for the

Holiday Articles

Make Raisins Part of Your Holiday Spread

Make Raisins Part of Your Holiday Spread

Planning your holiday menu? Dried cranberries are an ingredient found in many classic holiday recipes, but what you may not know is that they are packed with added sugars. Raisins,

The Healing Power of Rituals: The Psychological Benefit of Putting Up Holiday Décor Early

The Healing Power of Rituals: The Psychological Benefit of Putting Up Holiday Décor Early

When 34-year-old Chad Barnes decorates for the holidays, he goes all out. “I am putting up 18 Christmas trees this year,” Barnes said. Like many others across the country, he

Create a Pet-Friendly Home This Holiday Season

Create a Pet-Friendly Home This Holiday Season

This year, holiday gatherings may look different than celebrations in years past. With traditions and large gatherings up in the air, pet parents can take some comfort in knowing they

5 Ways to Combat Fraud During the Holidays

5 Ways to Combat Fraud During the Holidays

Black Friday and the holiday season will bring more fraud attempts – here’s how to protect yourself. Highlights: The pandemic is driving holiday shoppers online creating a more lucrative target

Featured Articles

The American Suburbs Have More People of Color Than a Decade Ago, Likely Contributing to Democrats’ Suburban Gain

The American Suburbs Have More People of Color Than a Decade Ago, Likely Contributing to Democrats’ Suburban Gain

With 15% more people of color than a decade ago versus 5% more white people, the American suburbs likely contributed to Democrats’ 6-point suburban gain in 2020. The American suburbs

Special Olympics Georgia Receives $90,000 Grant from The UPS Foundation

Special Olympics Georgia Receives $90,000 Grant from The UPS Foundation

Special Olympics Georgia (SOGA) received a $90,000 grant from The UPS Foundation, which drives global corporate citizenship and philanthropic programs for UPS. The grant will be used toward the volunteer program for

Georgia Power, Southern Company Foundation Award Over $1.6 Million to Support Georgia’s HBCUs

Georgia Power, Southern Company Foundation Award Over $1.6 Million to Support Georgia’s HBCUs

Donation is part of $50 million, multi-year investment that will support technology tools, infrastructure, professional development and more. Georgia Power and its parent, Southern Company, are supporting Georgia’s Historically Black Colleges and

New Clues Shed Light On Importance Of Earth’s Ice Sheets

New Clues Shed Light On Importance Of Earth’s Ice Sheets

Researchers examining subglacial waters both from Antarctica and Greenland found that these waters have higher concentrations of important, life-sustaining elements than previously thought, answering a big unknown for scientists seeking