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.
Ever heard of a yo-yo scam? How about a spot-delivery scam?
The Hinesville Downtown Farmers Market is accepting vendor applications for the 2014 season.
The freeze of last week has left unprotected plants - especially the soft and juicy non-woody plants - limp, shriveled and starting to rot in the 70-degrees-Fahrenheit days of this weekend.
SAVANNAH - The Savannah Bank announced recently that Jon Seagraves has been named senior vice president and will assume the role of Bryan County market president upon the retirement of Dell Keith later this year.
SAVANNAH - Armstrong Atlantic State University's latest Coastal Empire Economic Monitor reports the Savannah-area economy expanded significantly during the third quarter of 2013 and should continue to experience growth in the first half of 2014.
Georgia Electric Membership Corporation named Coastal EMC in Midway the Electric Co-op of the Year during November's annual meeting of EMCs in Augusta. The local EMC also received the 2013 Georgia Electric Membership Corporation Community Service and Volunteerism Award.
The following real estate transactions were recorded with the Bryan County Clerk of Court, Dec. 20-31.
A new law designed to better protect Georgia's children who are in day-care centers went into effect New Year's Day.
The last couple of years have shown us just how tentative home ownership can be.
It's been said more than 100 people representing various governments and private entities were involved in the Development Authority of Bryan County's landing of Caesarstone Technologies, the first manufacturer to set up shop in Richmond Hill's Belfast Commerce Centre.
BEAUFORT, S.C. - CenturyLink has named Stephanie Cashwell its market development manager for South Carolina and Georgia. She will work in Beaufort, S.C.
We made it to another year! As always, there is something to do in the garden or in the yard. If you had the wisdom to not make a list of New Year's resolutions, good news: There is time to make some and set yourself up for disappointment!
MACON - Georgia Farm Bureau members in the organization's South Region re-elected Gerald Long of Decatur County to his third, three-year term as South Georgia vice president during the organization's 76th annual convention on Dec. 10.
Bryan County resident Jeffrey L. Williamson of J. L. Williamson Law Group LLC has been selected as one of Georgia Trend's Legal Elite for 2013.
ATLANTA - Unemployment rates in both metro Savannah and the coastal Georgia region dropped in November, according to a recent report from the state Department of Labor.