A new ALCO store will open in Pembroke on Thursday, Nov. 8. The store's Grand Opening celebration will start Thursday at 7 a.m. with refreshments followed by a ribbon cutting for local dignitaries and store staff at 7:45 a.m.
Do you invest in either a traditional or Roth IRA? If so, you're making a smart move, because an IRA offers you a tax-advantaged way to save money for retirement.
Once again, it's Halloween. If you're an adult, you're probably more amused than frightened by the variety of ghouls, ghosts and goblins you'll see running around this week. However, although Halloween itself may not be particularly alarming, you can find some things in life that are truly scary - such as making bad investment moves.
J.T. Turner Construction Co., Inc. is building a LEED certified home designed by Dawson Wissmach Architects at the Ford Plantation. The project's groundbreaking was held Friday, Oct. 19. This eco-friendly home is the first of its kind on the Plantation, said Director of Operations Tom Draffin. The Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Green Building Rating System™ is the nationally accepted benchmark for the design, construction and operation of high performance green ...
New checking account Richmond Hill Bank recently unveiled a no minimum-balance free checking account that rewards customers with 5.5 percent Annual Percentage Yield (APY) earnings and automatic refunds on all ATM fees nationwide, according to a press release from the bank. The account is called Reward Checking, and people with balances between one penny and $50,000 can earn high interest, 5.5 percent. APY plus gets refunds on fees charged ...
Bryan County property transfers from Sept. 5-Oct. 9. - Cheryl D. Farris to John Carnes Construction Co., Inc., Map & Parcel Number: 0532-039; $181,000.00. 9/5/07 - John Carnes Construction Co., Inc. to Cheryl D. Farris, Map & Parcel Number: 054F-040; $155,000.00 9/5/07 - Russell-Right, Inc. to Wallace C. Bush, Jr. and Connie C. Bush, 601 River Oaks Drive, Unit 601, River Oaks, Richmond Hill, $330,631.00. 9/5/07 - Stanley A. ...
Coastal Communications recently annouced that is has reduced approximately 40 employees from its Hinesville workforce, a Sept. 18 release said.
Coastal Communications announced today that it has reduced approximately 40 employees from its Hinesville, Georgia workforce.
Bryan County (Aug. 15 - Sept. 4, 2007) - Gordon R. Cowart to Joanne Bohannon, 175 Mulberry Park Court, Ellabell, $21,000.00. 8/15/07 - Michael T. Casey, Jr. to Michael T. Casey, Sr., Map & Parcel Number: 0541 043 02, 0.531 Acres, $235,000.00. 8/15/07 - Mark A. Jones to Nicolas S. Shwayri and Nayla C. Shwayri, 118 St. Martin Circle, Lot 333, Buckhead Ph. 9-A, Tranquilla Hall-Ph. 1, Richmond Hill, ...
The growth and profitability of community banks in southeast Georgia compare favorably to statewide and national community bank averages, according to the 2006 Annual Performance Review of Georgia Southeastern Region Community Banks. This result is one of the 12 key highlights listed in the executive summary of a new study developed by the Center for Excellence in Financial Services at Georgia Southern University.
Richmond Hill Development Company recently released its cottage enclave at Richmond Hill Plantation - a nearly 900-acre, master-planned community in the heart of Richmond Hill.
Does your employer offer a pension? If so, you'll want to be familiar with your payout options before it's time to start taking money out - because your choice can have a big impact on your retirement income.
Unemployment rises The Georgia Department of Labor (DOL) announced the state's unemployment rate increased in July, according to a press release on Aug. 16. Unemployment went up to 4.9 percent in July, from 4.7 in June. The DOL said it's not unusual to see a hike in unemployment during the month of July. They attributed it to students who entered the workforce in June looking for temporary summer employment ...
Shortly after our first child was born, my wife and I realized we needed to remodel our kitchen and family room to accommodate our new family focused lifestyle and our new arrival. But, like most first-time remodelers, we had no idea what we were up against.
You may have heard that "real estate is always a good investment."
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 email@example.com 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.
The Richmond Hill/Bryan County Chamber of Commerce will host a ribbon-cutting ceremony for It Works! and the Georgia Skinny Wrap at 10 a.m. Thursday at RHBC Chamber office at 2591 Highway 17, suite 100 in Richmond Hill.
I had a call this summer about a jasmine bed dying in a big circle about 20 feet in diameter. No, it was not alien spacecraft engines burning the jasmine and not raccoons making crop circles.