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Shark Tank TV show casting call April 13 in Decatur

Shark Tank TV show casting call April 13 in Decatur

You can apply to pitch your company for ABC's hit reality TV show "Shark Tank" at a casting call breakfast Monday, April 13, 8 a.m. at the Porter Sanford III Performing Arts and Community Center, 3181 Rainbow Dr, Decatur, GA. Companies will be chosen to pitch to casting director Scott Salyers. Apply at http://valuespartnerships.com/ATLSharkTankBreakfast/

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Five Ga. film studios band together to form advocacy group

Five Ga. film studios band together to form advocacy group

Five film and television studios around Atlanta, including Covington-based Triple Horse Studios, have come together to form an advocacy group for Georgia's studios and businesses that support film and television industries. The five studios forming the new Georgia Studio and Infrastructure Alliance (GSIA) are: Eagle Rock Studios Atlanta, EUE/Screen Gems Studios Atlanta, Mailing Avenue Stageworks, Tyler Perry Studios and Triple Horse Studios.

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Posted: apr. 02, 2015 1:54 p.m.
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Rockdale Leadership Legacy Project to leave mark on Rockdale Head Start

Rockdale Leadership Legacy Project to leave mark on Rockdale Head Start

The Leadership Rockdale Class of 2015 aims to create a lasting community legacy with the first-of-its-kind Leadership Legacy Project on April 18 at the Rockdale Head Start facility, drawing on help from the Class of 2015 and the public.

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Posted: mar. 30, 2015 1:51 p.m.
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Medical manufacturer Baxter now Baxalta

Baxalta Incorporated is still making its way toward bringing a large amount of new jobs and a new level of industrial growth to Newton County, and it progressed another step during a meeting of the Joint Development Authority (JDA) Tuesday.

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Posted: mar. 27, 2015 10:53 a.m.

Rockdale unemployment rate drops from January

Rockdale's unemployment rate went down by a tenth of a percentage point from last month and is 1.3 percent down from this time last year.

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Posted: mar. 26, 2015 11:25 a.m.

Georgia unemployment rate falls to 2008 levels

Georgia's seasonally-adjusted unemployment rate for February fell to 6.3 percent, its lowest level since July 2008, according to the Ga. Department of Labor.

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Posted: mar. 19, 2015 10:52 a.m.
Manufacturer opens Conyers doors

Manufacturer opens Conyers doors

Anthony International, an industrial glass manufacturer, held a ribbon cutting for its new building located at 709 Sigman Road, Conyers, Thursday afternoon.

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Posted: mar. 13, 2015 8:37 p.m.
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Mega-site development proposed for East Newton

Eastern Newton County is changing and is bound to grow.

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Posted: mar. 13, 2015 10:53 a.m.
New hotel/motel in Covington opening 2017

New hotel/motel in Covington opening 2017

Navin Shah, the city of Covington and the Newton County Office of Economic Development announced Thursday a new Holiday Inn Express and Suites will be coming to Covington. 

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Posted: mar. 13, 2015 9:07 a.m.
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Rockdale unemployment rate rises slightly, lower than last year

The unemployment rate in Rockdale County jumped a little to 7.1 percent in January, according to the Georgia Department of Labor.

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Posted: mar. 12, 2015 12:22 p.m. | Updated: mar. 12, 2015 12:23 p.m.
City, county to boost development at Salem Gate

City, county to boost development at Salem Gate

The City of Conyers Economic Development Committee came to general consensus that the city should pursue establishing an enterprising zone to help spur redevelopment.

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Posted: feb. 14, 2015 2:47 p.m. | Updated: feb. 15, 2015 8:06 a.m.
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