Gov. Nathan Deal announced recently that Georgia sold $685 million in general-obligation bonds to fund construction and to make repairs and renovations to existing facilities throughout the state.
The following property transfers were recorded with the Bryan County Clerk of Court, June 20-28:
Unemployment rates were on the rise in May in the metro Savannah and coastal Georgia areas, according to the state Department of Labor.
If a home repair or remodeling project is beyond your abilities and you need to hire a contractor, be cautious.
Are you traveling abroad this summer? If so, you won't be alone. Increasingly, Americans seem to have gotten the "travel bug." In fact, over one-third of the population now holds valid passports, according to the U.S. Department of State. Of course, seeing the world can help broaden our horizons in many aspects of life - including how we invest.
JESUP - Chad NeSmith, dealer principal of NeSmith Chevrolet Buick GMC in Jesup, has been appointed to serve on the Georgia Automobile Dealer Association board of directors for a three-year term beginning July 1.
Richmond Hill will host the fifth annual National Night Out from 6-9 p.m. Aug. 1 in J.F. Gregory Park.
The following property transfers were recorded with the Bryan County Clerk of Court, June 14-21:
Have you ever ordered something online that was delivered damaged ' or never arrived at all? Or been double-billed by a merchant? Or spotted a charge on your credit card statement you didn't make? Most of us have.
Do you have a move in your future? There is more to a successful move than just calling the first moving-company number you find in the telephone book.
Despite the soaring stock market of the past few years, some Americans are nervous about their ability to retire comfortably - or even retire at all.
The Georgia Department of Transportation's summer construction season is under way. However, the DOT vows to be as non-disruptive as possible while making these critical improvements to the state's transportation system.
Today's public-service message is a bit different from past ones. While neither natural-resource or garden-based, it still fits the mission of Cooperative Extension to give information the people of Georgia that they need to improve their lives.
The following property transfers were recorded with the Bryan County Clerk of Court, June 7-13:
The Development Authority of Bryan County will soon be on the lookout for a new executive director.
MOULTRIE -- Ameris Bancorp, the parent company of Ameris Bank, Tuesday announced the acquisition of The Coastal Bank (Coastal Bankshares, Inc), scheduled to close in the third quarter of 2014. Once this merger is finalized, Ameris Bank will be the largest community bank on the Georgia coast.
There's nothing more important in the world to you than your family. However, your family-owned business probably helps support your family. So, when it comes to protecting both your family and your business, you need to carefully consider your moves.
Homes for Heroes recently named Lisa Scales with Keller Williams Realty Coastal Area Partners its No. 2 realtors affiliate nationwide in 2013, based on number of heroes served.
JESUP - The Bone & Joint Institute of South Georgia Jesup Surgery Center has earned its second consecutive seal of accreditation.
The Richmond Hill/Bryan County Chamber of Commerce will host a new member orientation breakfast from 8-9:30 a.m. March 12 at Magnolia Grill Social Hall, inside Bubba's Bistro, at 2457 Highway 17.
North Bryan-based engineering and weapons manufacturer Daniel Defense announced Tuesday a 14 percent net reduction in workforce due to current market conditions.
SAVANNAH - Parker's recently presented a $2,000 Fueling the Community check to Bryan County Schools.
The Liberty County Chamber of Commerce will host a job fair and business expo from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. April 9 at the Shuman Recreation Center in Hinesville.
Have you given much thought to collecting Social Security? The answer probably depends on how old you are - but whatever your age, you'll want to consider the best way of incorporating Social Security benefits into your retirement income strategy.
Pembroke Advanced Communications, part of Pembroke Telephone Company, completed a multi-million-dollar investment in North Bryan County, bringing the most advanced communications services to its subscribers thanks to the more than 300 miles of fiber optic cable that will deliver state-of-the-art broadband communications to the entire service area - the first of its kind for Bryan County.
In the span of just four hours, more than 1,000 cars will come through J.F. Gregory Park during the height of the season, according to manager Angus McLeod. The Richmond Hill Farmers Market is popular to say the least.
Last weekend was blessed with wonderful weather to draw us outside and enjoy. I know you are eager to say goodbye to winter and welcome spring.
All Things Chocolate and More co-owner Dominick "Scott" Riccelli and Margaret Riccelli-Willis and David Willis, who are also Riccelli's daughter and son-in-law, marked the opening of a new, 3,000-square-foot store at 10471 Ford Ave. in the new 3,000-square-foot Ruby Rose Plaza on Feb. 19.
ATLANTA - The Georgia Department of Revenue is reminding residents who bought motor vehicles on or after Jan. 1, 2012, and prior to March 1, 2013, they can opt in to the new title ad valorem tax until the close of business on Thursday.
Anyone who has been in Bryan County any length of time has heard the adage that real estate drives the economy. That's still true, although signs of change can be seen.