LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. (AP) Gwinnett Technical College is launching a logistics management concentration in hopes of supporting the industry, which has a major presence in the region. <br />
School officials say they will launch a two-semester logistic management concentration on Aug. 20 and final applications for the program are due July 31. <br />
School officials say logistics is the business of moving goods and services between manufacturers, retailers and consumers in fast, reliable ways. <br />
Officials say the concentration is focused on young newcomers and working professionals and classes will be offered in the evening. <br />
Some of the courses are expected to cover several subject areas including business logistics, materials management, purchasing and more.
About three dozen businesses from White County and the surrounding area showcased their services and the products they provide during the 2016 White County Chamber of Commerce Business Expo held Thursday.
The Flowery Branch City Council gave first reading approval to a rezoning request for a 7.1-acre tract on East Main Street that could lead to the construction of a 60-unit multi-family senior housing affordable-living complex.