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Foresters fighting pest invasions

The Georgia Forestry Commission is launching an offensive against two destructive pests that have the potential to decimate significant portions of our state's healthy forestland.

April 18, 2012 | Special to the News | Business


Outlook brightens as sales rise

WASHINGTON - Americans bought more electronics, started home improvement projects and updated their wardrobes last month, inspired by warmer weather and a healthier job market.

April 18, 2012 | By Christopher S. Rugaber Associated Press writer | Business


Vogtle reactor back online

ATLANTA - A nuclear reactor at Plant Vogtle in eastern Georgia is back online after an unexpected shutdown Saturday.

April 17, 2012 | Associated Press | Business


Governor signs scrap metal bill

ATLANTA - Gov. Nathan Deal has signed a bill targeting scrap metal theft that would place more requirements on recyclers and addresses what supporters say is a growing problem in the state.

April 17, 2012 | Associated Press | Business


Time, investments can be on your side

If you're relatively young, and you've been investing only a few years, you possess an asset that is invaluable and cannot be replaced: time. And the more time you spend contributing to tax-advantaged investments, the better off you may be.

April 15, 2012 | For Laura Evans Special to the News | Business


Report: States don't know if tax breaks lure industry

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - Most states are doing a poor job tracking whether their tax breaks for businesses are actually spurring job growth, including some that have poured hundreds of millions of dollars into corporate incentive programs even while grappling with record deficits, according to a new report.

April 15, 2012 | By David Mercer Associated Press writer | Business


Coastal Bank offers free eletronics recycling

SAVANNAH - The Coastal Bank will accept a wide range of used electronic items for recycling, free of charge, at all area branches and at the bank's operations center in Pooler from 9 a.m-5 p.m. April 16-20 in honor of Earth Week.

April 14, 2012 | Special to the News | Business


Property transfers for April 2-5

The following property transfers were recorded with the Bryan County Clerk of Court, April 2-5:

April 12, 2012 | Staff report | Business


SC high court to hear river dredging case

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) - The South Carolina Supreme Court on Monday agreed to hear a dispute over a permit for a $600 million deepening of the Savannah River shipping channel.

April 10, 2012 | By Bruce Smith Associated Press writer | Business


FDA chief wants more inspectors at port

SAVANNAH - The Food and Drug Administration's top official said Monday she wants more inspectors at the booming Port of Savannah, where the agency keeps a lookout for safety hazards ranging from spoiled fish to counterfeit drugs.

April 10, 2012 | By Russ Bynum Associated Press writer | Business


Credit union marks youth week

A drawing contest will be held in conjunction with this year's National Credit Union Youth Week, which is set for April 22-28.

April 08, 2012 | Special to the News | Business


BofA hires small-business bankers

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Bank of America Corp. said Tuesday that it is hiring about 90 small-business bankers in Georgia and the Carolinas, continuing a pledge it made in late 2010 to add more staff to specialize in working with customers who operate small companies.

April 07, 2012 | Associated Press | Business


Atlantic coast being studied for drilling

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) - The U.S. Interior Department said Wednesday it is seeking comment from the public on a plan to allow energy companies to begin seismic testing to find oil and natural reserves in the Atlantic Ocean.

April 01, 2012 | By Brock Vergakis Associated Press writer | Business


Buffalo roam in Coastal Georgia

The old folk song laments, "Oh, give me a home where the buffalo roam."

March 28, 2012 | By Randy C. Murray Correspondent | Business


What's the next step for your IRA?

If you are contributing the maximum amount to your 401(k) or other employer-sponsored retirement plan each year, that's good.

March 25, 2012 | For Laura Evans Special to the Courier | Business


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Property transfers Feb. 11-25

The following property transfers were recorded with the Bryan County Clerk of Court from Feb. 11-25:

March 05, 2015 | Staff Report | Business


Ground broken for WaterWays Welcome Center

WaterWays Township, a 2,300-acre planned community in South Bryan County, recently announce the groundbreaking of the WaterWays Township Welcome Center.

March 05, 2015 | Special to the News | Business


FCC says the Internet is a utility, and this is why it matters

Both proponents and critics are weighing in on the Federal Communication Commission's decision to uphold a policy of net neutrality.

March 04, 2015 | Matthew Jelalian Deseret News | Business


Readers offer tips for building trust with remote workers

For all of its advantages — maybe even a better love life, as I mentioned last week — there are some challenges that come with working from home.

March 03, 2015 | Greg Kratz Deseret News | Business


Property transfers Feb. 2-10

The following property transfers were recorded with the Bryan County Clerk of Court from Feb. 2-10:

February 27, 2015 | | Business


New lawmaker touches on session priorities

JESUP -U.S. Rep Earl "Buddy" Carter, R-Georgia, began a series of town-hall meetings last week in some of the coastal counties that make up Georgia's 1st District.

February 26, 2015 | By Randy C. Murray For the Bryan County News | Business


The few, the proudly employed, the coding boot camp graduates

Matt Jensen had a plan to land a job as a coding developer in the computer industry. He would first earn a bachelor's degree in information systems, which would immerse him in business management, coding language and computer security.

February 25, 2015 | Matthew Jelalian Deseret Media Companies | Business


Patricia Arquette's equal pay speech draws criticism from both sides of the aisle

During her Academy Awards acceptance speech, actress Patricia Arquette delivered a message about equal pay for women.

February 25, 2015 | Matthew Jelalian Deseret News | Business


Is better love life another benefit of flexible work options?

I'm always writing about the virtues of flexible schedules and work-life balance.

February 25, 2015 | Greg Kratz Deseret News | Business


Time for a job change? Here's how to tell

Participating in your employer’s Going Out of Business sale is a solid indicator that a job change is inevitable. However, if your employer’s books are solidly in the black, how do you know the right time, if ever, to change jobs?

February 25, 2015 | Taylor Cotterell Deseret News | Business


Americans think communication is the most important skill to get ahead — are we right?

The ability to communicate, whether written or spoken, was recently noted by the Pew Research Center as the skill American adults think is most necessary to be successful.

February 24, 2015 | JJ Feinauer Deseret News | Business


Wal-Mart pay raise not as generous as some think

Wal-Mart's recent decision to raise its minimum wage to $9 an hour may not be as altruistic as some would believe.

February 24, 2015 | Matthew Jelalian Deseret News | Business


Art is worth less now than ever, and it's not all Spotify's fault

Thanks to the Internet, the world has come to expect instant gratification in its quest for information. But the expectation of cheap, fast delivery has come at a price: It has become harder for artists, writers and musicians to make a living selling their work.

February 22, 2015 | Matthew Jelalian Deseret Media Companies | Business


Invest with the 'power of three'

Many factors will affect your results as an investor. Some of these factors are beyond your control, such as interest-rate movements or the eurozone debt crisis or the sales results of the companies in which you invest.

February 22, 2015 | For Laura Evans Special to the News | Business


Lego races past Ferrari for title of world’s most powerful brand

Lego has long been a favorite toy, but the company’s recent growth has spurred it to new heights.

February 20, 2015 | Natalie Crofts KSL | Business


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