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.
The Richmond Hill/Bryan County Chamber of Commerce will hold its next Business After Hours from 5:30-7 p.m. Sept. 19 at United Way of the Coastal Empire Bryan County office, 9611 Ford Ave., behind the Richmond Hill Public Library.
SAVANNAH - Technical College System of Georgia Commissioner Ron Jackson, Savannah Technical College President Dr. Kathy Love and guests recently celebrated the grand opening of STC's Aviation Training Center.
The following property transfers were recorded with the Bryan County Clerk of Court, Aug. 22-30:
Bilingual Familia Consulting and International School recently received an honorable mention in Georgia's first "Small Business Rock Stars" competition, a new program representing the first-ever collaboration of the Georgia Economic Developers Association and the Georgia Department of Economic Development.
PawParazzi Pet Boutique and Grooming Spa will celebrate the official opening its new location from 10:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Sept. 7 at 11360 Ford Ave. in Richmond Hill.
Next week, we observe Labor Day to celebrate the achievements of American workers - people, like yourself, who work hard for their money. But to make progress toward your long-term financial goals, you need to do more than just earn money - you have to invest it wisely.
Lynn Bennett of Richmond Hill has been recognized by Allstate Insurance Company for superior standards in customer satisfaction, customer retention and profitability.
Summer gardens have just about run out. The ambitious among us are well into plantings for their autumn-vegetable gardens.
The following property transfers were recorded with the Bryan County Clerk of Court, Aug. 2, 14-21:
The jobless rates in metro Savannah and coastal Georgia saw decreases in July, according to the state labor department.
If you're starting out as an investor, you might be feeling overwhelmed. After all, it seems like there's just so much to know. How can you get enough of a handle on basic investment concepts so that you're comfortable in making well-informed choices?
For the second time this year, Effingham County has landed a significant economic development project.
The following property transfers were recorded with the Bryan County Clerk of Court, August 1-13:
Georgia's net tax collections for July totaled $1.41 billion, an increase of $88.5 million, or 6.7 percent, compared to July 2012, according to Gov. Nathan Deal.
If you have children, you're keenly aware that it's getting close to back-to-school time. Today, that might mean you need to go shopping for notebooks and pencils. But in the future, when "back to school" means "off to college," your expenditures are likely to be significantly greater. Will you be financially prepared for that day?