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Motorists are saving an average of $10 for a tank of gas compared to this time last year, according to Triple A.
Lawmakers spoke during a breakfast sponsored by the Greater Rome Chamber of Commerce.
Gas prices drop eight cents this week in Georgia.
Amanda Howard Waits and Floyd County police officers plan memorial service to honor Sgt. Greg Howard, who was killed in the line of duty 20 years ago.
Corbin will replace the current TCSG commissioner, Ron Jackson, who has announced his retirement at the end of January. Jackson has been leading the system of 23 colleges since 2006.
Prices continue to fall as oil production continues to increase.
The Georgia Department of Labor announced today that Metro the Rome unemployment rate for October was 7.2 percent, down three-tenths of a percentage point from 7.5 percent in September.
Travelers are expected to spend an average of $573 during their holiday travels.
Troopers report that the primary contributing factors in most serious and fatal traffic crashes are speed, alcohol, and failing to use seat belts.
More than 41.3 million Americans expected to travel during this Thanksgiving weekend.
The Joint Study Committee on Critical Transportation Infrastructure Funding held its final meeting at the Forum in Rome Thursday.
Labor Commissioner Mark Butler says October job growth was the biggest since May 2008.
The case was prosecuted by Floyd County District Attorney Leigh Patterson.
The cost for a regular unleaded gallon of gas in Georgia is $2.81.