In this Aug. 24, 2010 photo, job seekers wait on line at a career fair in Newark, N.J. The U.S. economy grew unevenly in early fall, with more than half the regions of the country expanding modestly while others are struggling to grow. (AP Photo/David Goldman)
Nearly 6,000 people in Bay County alone are out of work and looking for a job.
If you're looking for work, there's a job fair that you'll want to know about.
The Gulf Coast Workforce Center is hosting the 9th annual Career Expo on Thursday, May 16. It runs from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. in the Sears wing of the Panama City Mall.
Click here for more info, including a list of the 35 businesses scheduled to attend.
Bring your resume and wear business attire.