ATLANTA (AP) - The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers said Tuesday that the environmental costs of dredging the Port of Savannah to accommodate larger ships can be offset, a long-awaited finding that advances a plan to expand the country's fourth-largest container port.
Thanksgiving is just around the corner. While most celebrate this holiday by gathering for a meal with family and friends, not everyone will have a turkey.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Regulators on Friday shut down two banks in Georgia and one in Arizona, bringing to 146 the number of U.S. banks that have succumbed this year under the burden of bad loans and a tepid economy.
SAVANNAH - Gulfstream Aerospace is expanding its operations in Georgia, adding more than 1,000 jobs and investing at least $500 million. Company officials made the announcement on Monday in Savannah with Gov. Sonny Perdue.
The following are property transfers for Bryan County from Nov. 2-8: County: • Louis Carlton Gill, as Trustee of the GST Trust U/W Ella H. Gill to Love's Travel Stops & Country Stores, Inc., an Oklahoma corporation, Map & Parcel Number: 046-009-1, $118,000. Nov. 2. • LES Development, Inc. to Coastal White Oak Subdivision, Map & Parcel Number: 0462140, 0462139, 0462138, 0462137, 0462124, 0462163; $263,426. Nov. 2. • SRH Investments, LLC dba Hallmark Custom Homes ...
The University of Georgia will host a "Starting a Business" workshop from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 18, at the Small Business Resource Center, 111 E. Liberty St., Savannah.
November is a popular month for "open enrollment" – that time when you can choose from the options offered in your employer's benefits package. By making the right moves in some key areas – such as your 401(k) and life insurance – you can help protect your family and boost your progress toward your long-term financial goals.
Potential small business owners and entrepreneurs received information on available financial resources Thursday when representatives from the Coastal Area District Development Authority spoke at the Liberty County Chamber of Commerce's People through Progress Luncheon.
BRUNSWICK - A bankruptcy judge Thursday approved Sea Island Co.'s plan to sell its luxury resorts, golf courses and private clubs for $212.4 million to settle crushing debts that forced the Georgia company to seek protection from lenders.
A sports bar and restaurant in Richmond Hill closed this week after three and a half years of business.
North Bryan Chamber of Commerce President Mary Warnell helped cuts a ribbon to mark the grand opening of Fields of Learning Daycare in Pembroke. It is owned and operated by Dee Fields. The facility is open from 6:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. and is taking applications. For more information, call 653-5208.
Joyce Rowe celebrated 20 years with Richmond Hill Pharmacy (RHP) last month. She joined RHP in 1990 and is a senior sales associate.
The following is a list of property transfers in Bryan County from Oct. 25-Nov. 1: County: • GEO Construction Inc. to Jared T. Dean, 4 Hidden Creek Drive, Lot #138, Hidden Creek Subdivision, 1380th GMD, $183,900. Oct. 25. • HSBC Bank USA National Association as Trustee for Wells Fargo Assets Securities Corporation Mortgage to Daniel E. Connolly, Map & Parcel Number: 0464-197, $125,900. Oct. 26. • Homes of Integrity Construction Co., Inc. to Richard S. ...
The following are property transfers in Bryan County from Oct. 19-25: County: • L. Sidney Puckett Jr. to Jerry M. Cowart Jr., 93 Williams Dr., Lot 44, Kinsale Plantation SD aka Kinsale SD, Richmond Hill, $265,000.00. 10/19/10 • Sharon K. Shuman to Gena S. Lewis, 20 Toni Branch Rd., 6.81 Acres, Parcel A, 1380th GMD, $100,000.00. 10/19/10 • Farmers & Merchants Bank to Thomas Wilson Properties, LLC, 135 Abigail Circle, 0.57 Acres, Lot 244, The ...
Jennifer Coleman and Linda Adams, co-owners of the Whistle-Stop Cafe, recently marked the opening of their business with a ceremonial ribbon cutting.
Gov. Nathan Deal announced Wednesday that Georgia's net tax collections for October totaled $1.46 billion, an increase of approximately $81.75 million, or 5.9 percent, compared to October 2012.
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: