September 2, 2014

Hospice Volunteers Needed

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Help Wanted ADMINISTRATIVE VOLUNTEER If you’ve thought about volunteering for hospice but you’re more comfortable at a desk than at a bedside, VITAS is looking for you. VITAS VOLUNTEERS Available immediately to work in busy hospice office and the front desk of inpatient units. Duties may include processing mail, alphabetizing and filing, telephone … [Read more...]

Special Piggly Wiggly Grocery Baggers


(Franklin) -- The Lady Braves varsity basketball team will be bagging groceries at the Piggly Wiggly in Franklin this Saturday, August 30, 2014 from 10:00 a.m.- 6:00 p.m. in order to earn money for the upcoming season. Tips are appreciated. The Lady Braves will tip off the 2014-2015 season in late November/early December under new head coach Helen Akins. … [Read more...]

Deal Recommends Computer Programming Satisfy Core Requirement

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Governor: Georgia businesses say skilled computer programmers, software developers in demand (Atlanta, GA) -- Gov. Nathan Deal today recommended the State Board of Education amend state policy to allow computer programming courses to satisfy core requirements — math, science or foreign language — for receiving a high school diploma. Deal is asking the Board … [Read more...]

Tanner, Howard Earn Top Honors from Georgia Hospital Association

Loy Howard, president and CEO of Tanner Health System, receives the Chairman’s Award from Georgia Hospital Association Chair Cindy Turner

(Sarasota, FL) -- Tanner Health System and its president and CEO, Loy Howard, have received two top honors from the Georgia Hospital Association (GHA). Howard, who will be marking 20 years as the health system’s chief executive later this year, earned GHA’s prestigious Chairman’s Award. To earn the Chairman’s Award, nominees had to have a history of … [Read more...]

Deal announces start of statewide tax-free holiday weekend


(Atlanta, GA) -- Gov. Nathan Deal yesterday announced the statewide back-to-school tax-free holiday weekend taking place today through Saturday. The sales tax-free holiday was reinstated under the Georgia Jobs and Family Tax Reform Plan in 2012 and extended for an additional two years through this year’s tax reform package. “Reducing the tax burden on … [Read more...]

HELP WANTED: Construction Workers

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 Quality Construction Help Needed Call 678-876-1257 and ask for Jerry or email   … [Read more...]

Deal: Korea-based auto supplier creates 80 jobs in LaGrange


Hanil E Hwa Interior Systems to expand and invest $5.5 million into existing Troup County facility (Lagrange, GA) -- Gov. Nathan Deal announced today that Hanil E Hwa Interior Systems Georgia Inc. will expand its existing LaGrange facility, creating 80 jobs and investing $5.5 million over the next two years. “The international automotive industry has … [Read more...]

HELP WANTED: Shipping and Receiving

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PLASTI-PAINT, INC. Shipping & Receiving Previous Shipping & Receiving Experience a MUST Forklift Experience over a year Computer Experience Organizational Skills Math Skills Dependable Transportation   ***If you have all these skills – Please stop by Plasti-Paint located at 12991 Ga Hwy 34 and talk to Jennifer Hopkins or … [Read more...]

HELP WANTED: Landscape Foreman

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Utility Contractor seeks Landscape Foreman with experience >> Work includes grassing, landscaping, and operating heavy equipment. >> Some travel, must pass drug test & background check, valid driver’s license. >> Pay based on experience. >> Company paid medical, bonuses based on company profits, 401-K, paid holidays & … [Read more...]

JOB OPENING: HCWA seeks Water Plant Operator Trainee


The Heard County Water Authority will be accepting applications for Water Plant Operator trainee. High School diploma and a valid Georgia Drivers License are required. Applications must be picked up at the HCWA office located at 11520 Highway 34 West in Franklin, Ga. Background check and drug screening are required. … [Read more...]