The county's industrial park in North Bryan, the Interstate Centre, was recently awarded a highly coveted Certificate of Recognition for complying with the requirements set forth by the Georgia Allies for the Georgia Ready for Accelerated Development (GRAD) Program.
The following are property transfers in Bryan County from Sept. 28-30: County: • Ernest Homes LLC to Jonathan L. Fox, 59 Peregrine Circle, Lot 52, the Cottages at Waterford Landing PUD, Ph. 2, Richmond Hill, $184,820.00. 9/28/10 • SRH Investments, LLC dba Hallmark Custom Homes to Bradley J. Craig, Map & Parcel Number: 054B-137; $179,900.00. 9/29/10 • Elizabeth A. Hennessee to Debra J. Hennessee, Map & Parcel Number: 054-043; $25,000.00. 9/29/10 • Sasser Family Enterprises, ...
The Stella Rose Clothing & More Boutique at 11254 Ford Ave. in Richmond Hill announced recently an exclusive deal with a top British company.
RICHMOND HILL - Cierra McNeese, CPhT, has passed the national pharmacy technician certification exam to become the fifth certified pharmacy technician at Richmond Hill Pharmacy.
ATLANTA - Gas South's pay-as-you-go program is now in its second year and the payment option developed for credit-challenged consumers is growing in popularity.
WASHINGTON, D.C. - The National Federation of Independent Business on Monday named Rep. Jack Kingston, R-Ga., a "guardian of small business" for his support of America's small business owners.
Magnolia Manor is pleased to announce Michelle Laidler as the new administrator of Magnolia Manor on the Coast.
Vendor applications are being accepted for Hinesville's OktoberFest, which is planned for Friday and Saturday, Oct. 15-16, in the downtown Bradwell Park area. The festival features authentic German entertainment and food, beer tent, food court and a marketplace full of arts and crafts vendors. Event organizers say they expect to top last year's crowd of about 5,000 attendees. Booth rentals are $75 per night if reserved before Oct. 1 and $100 after. The festival will ...
Georgia Ports Authority Executive Director Curtis J. Foltz addressed business leaders last week at the second annual Atlanta state of the port event. He discussed the importance of Georgia's deepwater ports in Savannah and Brunswick to the metro Atlanta area.
The following are the property transfers in Bryan County for Sept. 14-20: County: • Randal Gerber to Valentina Alonzo, Map & Parcel Number: 0601-150; $325,000.00. 9/14/10 • Thomas L. Hundley to CRM Central Properties LLC, 540 Canyon Oak Loop, Lot 51, Live Oak Development, Phase 1, $110,000.00. 9/14/10 • JCH Coastal Lifestyle Homes, LLC to Hollis G. Wood and Tonie G. Wood, 85 Sanctuary Dr., Richmond Hill, $386,000.00. 9/14/10 • Pratiksha R. Patel to Michael ...
ATLANTA - The Georgia Department of Labor reports that the state's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate rose to 10 percent in August.
WASHINGTON - U.S. Sen. Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., is co-sponsoring legislation to permanently extend tax relief provisions passed by Congress in 2001 and 2003. If Congress fails to take action, this tax relief would expire at the end of this year.
The Board of Directors of Bryan Bank has elected Al Dixon as a director of the bank. Dixon has been the co-owner of the Richmond Hill Pharmacy since 1988 and is also co-owner of both the Medical Center Pharmacy located inside Memorial University Medical Center in Savannah and Whitman Pharmacy in Hinesville. A native of Jesup, Dixon earned a Bachelor of Science degree in pharmacy from the University of Georgia College of Pharmacy. ...
Gov. Sonny Perdue recently announced the launch of Work Ready Connect, the state's new online employment marketplace.
The following are the property transfers in Bryan County for Sept. 1-13: County: Vivian A. Hodges to E.T. Bath and Norma L. Bath, 5060 Hwy. 80, Ellabell, $38,000. 9/1/10 Amby Development Inc. to Homes of Integrity Construction Co., Inc., Map & Parcel Number: 0626-158; $50,000.00. 9/1/10 Demeries Pointe LLC to Deborah D. Zier, Map & Parcel Number: 065020002; $205,000.00. 9/1/10 C. Pickett Enterprises Inc. to John Stamper and Michelle Stamper, 105 Fairview Dr., Richmond Hill, ...
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.
Simply Unique Catering manager Lavonda Fulwood-Curry cut the ribbon Oct. 1 marking the catering company's grand opening in Richmond Hill. The ceremony was hosted Oct. 1 by the Richmond Hill/Bryan County Chamber of Commerce at the John W. Stevens Wildlife Education Center in J.F. Gregory Park. For more information about Simply Unique Catering, visit www.simplyuniquecateringrh.com.
People used to know how things worked. I have been up on my soapbox a few times railing about how Americans have lost touch with the land and do not know where their food comes from and what it takes to bring it to them. I have tried to sound a warning about where this disconnected thinking is leading, at least as much as political correctness will allow.
The following real estate transactions were recorded with the Bryan County Clerk of Court, Sept. 24-30:
The Development Authority of Bryan County looked far and wide for a successor to Josh Fenn, who resigned in June to take over the Jackson County Area Chamber of Commerce.
North Carolina-based Agri Supply will soon begin construction on a 30,000-square-foot distribution center on 10 acres in Interstate Centre off I-16 in Black Creek.
Curves recently announced that in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October, Richmond Hill residents can purchase a $10 punch card for 10 workouts, with proceeds going to American Cancer Society.
The Georgia Department of Labor will host a job-readiness kickoff 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 10 in the Eckburg Auditorium at Savannah Technical College, 5717 White Bluff Road in Savannah.
Georgia Skinny Wrap team leader Jessica Mittia recently marked the opening of company's operation in Richmond Hill. With her are Richmond Hill CVB executive director Chris Sheppard, left, Mayor Harold Fowler, and Richmond Hill/Bryan County Chamber of Commerce board member Sheila Page-Doney. For more information about the body-firming Skinny Wrap by It Works!, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or call 239-248-2776.
Mungo Homes recently celebrated the grand opening of the Buckhead East subdivision in South Bryan County near the County Administrative Complex off Capt. Matthew Freeman Drive. Buckhead East features new homes ranging from the $180,000s to the mid $300,000s and boast between 1,675 to 4,400 square feet. Two designer models are open daily. For more information, visit www.mungo.com.
McDonald's of Savannah is helping some of its employees pursue opportunities in higher education.
The following real estate transactions were recorded with the Bryan County Clerk of Court, Sept. 17-20:
ATLANTA - The jobless rate in the metro Savannah area and Coastal Georgia region dropped in August.
You probably have thought about what you'd like to do during your retirement years. But all your plans probably depend, to at least some extent, on your financial situation. What happens if you reach the age at which you wish to retire and you just don't have the money you thought you'd have?
SAVANNAH - Kroger customers and associates throughout the Savannah area donated more than $19,200 to the Second Harvest Coastal Georgia Food Bank to help replenish their pantry after the collapse of its freezer roof over Labor Day weekend.