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Peach County jobless rate reaches 6.1 percent

Peach County jobless rate reaches 6.1 percent

Unemployment in Central Georgia has declined again since March.

According to a release, the Central Georgia area's jobless rate fell to 7 percent in April, down from March's 7.3 percent.

Peach County's unemployment rate in April was 8.9 percent. Crawford County's jobless rate was 6.5 percent.

A year ago in April 2013, Central Georgia's regional jobless rate reached 8.3 percent.

Job opening in Byron

Job opening in Byron

Each Thursday, a Georgia Department of Labor representative joins 13WMAZ toshare several open jobs in the Central Georgia area.

You can watch this on 13WMAZ-TV on Thursday mornings and again at 5 p.m.

Job openings in Byron

Job openings in Byron

Each Thursday, a Georgia Department of Labor representative joins 13WMAZ toshare several open jobs in the Central Georgia area.

You can watch this on 13WMAZ-TV on Thursday mornings and again at 5 p.m.

Harveys supermarket to reopen as BI-LO

Harveys supermarket to reopen as BI-LO

Seventeen Harveys supermarket stores will be closing and reopening as Bi-Lo

The grocery stores will close Saturday for "minor renovations" and will reopen as Bi-Lo on May 23, according to a Bi-Lo news release.

The Georgia Harveys locations include Fort Valley, Gray, Macon, Montezuma, Fitzgerald, Albany, Ocilla, Sylvester, Tifton, Dawson and Cordele.

During the business conversion, all pharmacies will operate on normal business hours.

2014 St. Jude Dream Home Giveaway Winners

Here are the winners from the St. Jude Dream Home Giveaway! Early bird prize: 2014 Chevy Cruze - Roger Sparks of Kathleen, Ga. $5,000 Phillips Furniture shopping spree - Jenny Fhaute of Kathleen, Ga. $1,000 gift card at Warner Robins supply, courtesy of First Response Services - Linda Sabian of Warner Robins, Ga.

Job openings in Central Georgia

Job openings in Central Georgia

Each Thursday, a Georgia Department of Labor representative joins 13WMAZ toshare several open jobs in the Central Georgia area.

You can watch this on 13WMAZ-TV on Thursday mornings and again at 5 p.m.

Job openings in Central Georgia

Job openings in Central Georgia

Each Thursday, a Georgia Department of Labor representative joins 13WMAZ toshare several open jobs in the Central Georgia area.

You can watch this on 13WMAZ-TV on Thursday mornings and again at 5 p.m.