Charles Hayslett

Charles Hayslett

Charles Hayslett is a retired journalist and public relations executive who has been researching rural Georgia’s problems for the past several years. He blogs about his findings at and hopes to live long enough to put all together in a book.


Broadband internet expansion no silver bullet for rural Georgia

By: - May 20, 2021

Four years ago, I spoke to the opening day session of the House Rural Development Council about my research into the alarming decline of rural Georgia. Once I finished my presentation, the first question I got was about a subject I hadn’t even mentioned: rural broadband. Since that meeting, it’s become clear that the deployment […]