Published 03/06 2008 10:25AM

Updated 03/06 2008 01:46PM

chart2008-03-06-1204842984.jpgGood news for our area concerning jobs. The Midland Metropolitan Statistical Area experienced the lowest unemployment rate in the state at 2.9%. Coming in second was Odessa with 3.4%. This is all a result of 28,000 jobs getting added in January within the state.

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