Laura Evans of the financial services firm Edward Jones in Richmond Hill recently won the firm's Ted Jones Entrepreneurial Award for her exceptional achievement in building client relationships.
The groundbreaking has been set for Medient Studios' massive development planned in Effingham County.
Curves of Richmond Hill, a weight loss and fitness club for women, is offering new members the rest of summer free if they sign up by Aug. 31 for a fitness membership.
The following property transfers were recorded with the Bryan County Clerk of Court, July 3-8:
The Richmond Hill/Bryan County Chamber of Commerce's July Business After Hours will be a poker run from 5:30-7 p.m. Thursday at Creekside at Richmond Hill Plantation.
SAVANNAH - Parker's recently launched its "Free Gas for a Year" gas giveaway contest, which will run through July 31.
Every year in early July, thousands of people "run with the bulls" in Pamplona, Spain. While the event is exciting, it is also hazardous, and many runners have gotten badly injured over the years. As an investor, you may find that running with the herd is dangerous to you, too - because if you're constantly following what everyone else is doing, your own financial goals could end up getting "trampled."
ATLANTA - The Technology Association of Georgia, in collaboration with the Business and Technology Alliance of TAG, is accepting applications and nominations for the 2013 Excalibur Awards, which recognize Georgia companies and organizations that demonstrate the best use of technology, typically provided by a third-party, to solve complex issues and processes in business and education.
SYLVANIA - Savannah River Farms, a vendor at the Richmond Hill Farmers Market, recently received approval by the USDA as an on-farm slaughter and processing facility.
The owner of the Bulloch County body shop where former Pembroke police chief Mark Crowe had patrol cars repaired spoke out Monday, claiming Pembroke City Council members had harmed his business' reputation.
The following property transfers were recorded with the Bryan County Clerk of Court, June 20-28:
The Richmond Hill/Bryan County Chamber of Commerce will host a ribbon-cutting ceremony and open house for Heron Cove Bed and Breakfast on Thursday, July 11. The open house will be from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. and the ribbon cutting will be at 11:30 a.m. at 331 Silverstream Lane in southern Bryan County.
This week, we celebrate Independence Day with fireworks, sparklers, picnics and parades. Amidst the hoopla, though, it's always important to reflect on the many freedoms we enjoy in this country. And as an individual, you may want to use the occasion to think of another type of independence you'd like to enjoy - financial independence.
Mehul Patel and his father, Bharat Patel, celebrated Tuesday the grand opening of their new Subway sandwich shop in the Publix shopping center on Highway 144 in Richmond Hill.
We have a small ornamental pond, with a small waterfall, by our front door. The splash of the water is soothing, and we like the water plants.
Ameris Bank launched its fourth annual "Helping Fight Hunger" initiative during October. The Richmond Hill branch collected more than 115 non-perishable food items, and more than 500,000 non-perishable food items collected companywide.
A Korean-owned logistics company says it will employ up to 50 people in a distribution center it is establishing near Midway.
SAVANNAH - United Way of the Coastal Empire recently announced it selected Savannah Technical College as a strategic-initiative partner for economic independence with a grant for $290,000.
Jaclyn Gilbert, a new associate at Harvey and Hendrix P.C. of Richmond Hill, recently passed the Georgia Bar Exam.
The following real estate transactions were recorded with the Bryan County Clerk of Court, Nov. 1-7:
As construction equipment kicked up dust in the background, Caesarstone USA broke ground on its first North American manufacturing facility in a ceremony Tuesday afternoon at the Belfast Commerce Centre in Richmond Hill.
The Richmond Hill-Bryan County Chamber of Commerce will host the third annual Taste of Richmond Hill Business After Hours from 5:30-7 p.m. Thursday at the Richmond Hill City Center.
It appears utilities management company OMI isn't leaving Richmond Hill without at least a public attempt to strike a deal.
I prefer fact-based decisions. Results of decisions based on facts seem to have less unintended consequences than those based on emotion, faulty logic or what a revered ancestor did.
Georgia's business climate has been named No. 1 in the nation by Site Selection magazine, an economic-development trade publication.
November is Long-term Care Awareness Month. And when it comes to long-term care - such as a stay in a nursing home or the services provided by a home health aide - you'll want to plan for the potential costs involved.
The following real estate transactions were recorded with the Bryan County Clerk of Court, Oct. 25-29:
SAVANNAH - The U.S. Small Business Administration recently ranked The Coastal Bank in the top 20 SBA 7(a) lenders in Georgia.
Halloween is upon us. Of course, whether you're navigating the dark corridors of a "haunted house" or just dealing with the "creepy" characters coming to your door demanding candy, you're probably not too fearful of the sights of the season. But as you go through life, you'll want to avoid some things that really are scary - such as these investment moves:
An Army Career and Alumni Program career fair will be held from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Nov. 7 in building 705, 100 W. 15th St. on Fort Stewart. To register, go to fortstewartacapcareerfair.eventbrite.com. For more information, go to facebook.com/stewartacap or call 912-767-6797.