Job stats a mixed bag for our area

The jobless rate in Georgia has fallen to its lowest level in almost 10 years, according to the latest report from the state Department of Labor. That’s undiluted good news by any measure.

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Murder suspect gives his account of Columbus shooting at family gathering

In Recorder's Court Tuesday, Eddie Clayton, 34, claimed self-defense as he described the altercation with Robert Lockhart during a weekend party at his Grant Avenue home. Clayton faces murder and firearm charges, and was not granted bond
Robin Trimarchi The Ledger-Enquirer
Murder suspect gives his account of Columbus shooting at family gathering 3:23

Murder suspect gives his account of Columbus shooting at family gathering

Families ask the community to help solve violent crimes 2:16

Families ask the community to help solve violent crimes

An open house and barbecue celebrates the Americans with Disabilities Act 1:57

An open house and barbecue celebrates the Americans with Disabilities Act

Coroner Buddy Bryan reports on three overnight deaths 3:24

Coroner Buddy Bryan reports on three overnight deaths