City-sponsored job fair announced

Businesses or agencies seeking employees are asked to call the city's Community and Economic Development Office

— City officials said Tuesday morning that they will hold a job fair at the civic center March 8.

The city's Department of Community and Economic Development announced the event Tuesday morning on its Facebook page.

The city is currently soliciting businesses or agencies who are in need of employees to participate and register for the event by calling the DCED at 229-483-7650.

Ward VI Commissioner Tommie Postell is providing refreshments for the event, officials say.