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.
Two area legislators praised a bill that brought the deepening of the Savannah harbor one step closer to reality.
At many places of work, it's "open enrollment" season - the time where you get to make changes to the various benefits you receive from your employer. As you review your overall benefits package, what areas should you focus on?
WASHINGTON - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Thursday released its third year of greenhouse-gas data detailing carbon-pollution emissions and trends broken down by industrial sector, greenhouse gas, geographic region and individual facility.
The Richmond Hill/Bryan County Chamber of Commerce will have its next Business After Hours from 5:30-7 p.m. Oct. 24 at Love's Seafood, 6817 Chief O.F. Love Road.
It is that time again - autumn. School is back in session, and the Seafood Fest has had another successful year. The Pembroke Christmas Parade will be on us in no time.
On Thursday, Gov. Nathan Deal hailed Wednesday's U.S. House passage of the Water Resources Reform and Development Act as a "breakthrough moment" in the effort to deepen the Savannah Harbor.
The following real estate transactions were recorded with the Bryan County Clerk of Court, Oct. 11- 21:
Calling it a move that will save taxpayers money and keep millage rates low, the Richmond Hill City Council voted unanimously Tuesday against keeping the private company OMI to run the city's public works department next year.
As you're well aware, a partial government shutdown began on Oct. 1. No matter what one's views are on the political issues that led to this event, it's probably fair to say that a shutdown is not particularly good news, on many fronts.
MOULTRIE - The Georgia Department of Agriculture unveiled the second issue of the Georgia Grown magazine at the 36th annual Sunbelt Agricultural Exposition, Commissioner Gary Black announced Tuesday.
HINESVILLE - Coastal Empire Plastic Surgery last month began accepting patients at its new Hinesville office at 600-B E. Oglethorpe Highway in Hinesville.
Gov. Nathan Deal recently announced that Georgia's net tax collections for September totaled $1.72 billion for an increase of $132 million, or 8.3 percent, compared to September 2012.
Georgia Game Changers Running Company recently hosted two road races to raise money for two different organizations.
The following real estate transactions were recorded with the Bryan County Clerk of Court, Oct. 2-10:
RPI, aka Roofing Professionals of Richmond Hill, recently was presented with the 2013 Partner in Quality award for roofing excellence from Firestone Building Products Company LLC.