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.
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.
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.