The Liberty County Chamber of Commerce invites its membership and community to a luncheon featuring Ed Turose.
ATHENS - In fiscal year 2006, Georgia's deepwater port activity directly and indirectly supported 286,476 jobs and was responsible for $55.8 billion in sales, $14.9 billion in income and $2.8 billion in state and local taxes, according to a new study released by the Terry College of Business at the University of Georgia.
In commemoration of the 39th anniversary of the Federal Fair Housing Act, JC Vision & Associates, Inc. will host a luncheon at the San's Hotel and Suites, 726 E. Oglethorpe Hwy. in Hinesville, at 11:30 a.m. Thursday.
The Long County Chamber of Commerce met for its Progress through People breakfast March 20 at the Ludowici Church of God.
Hampton Island Preserve, a private retreat set on a 4,000-acre island off the coast of Georgia, has announced recent staff changes, including promoting Matthew Roher to general manager.
Staff report The deadline to pay delinquent Liberty County property taxes is next week. Tax Commissioner Virgil Jones reports that delinquency letters, sent to property owners who failed to pay their for 2006 property taxes by the Feb. 20 deadline, were mailed on March 13. The 30-day notice is required by law as part of the delinquent tax collection process that can ultimately end with a tax sale. Another deadline that Jones reminds residents of ...
The Long County Chamber of Commerce joined Karen and Ricky Waters on March 24 to celebrate the grand opening of their County Line Barn.
Beth Braun with Islands Real Estate and Appraisal Co. in Midway has earned the accredited buyer representation designation from the Real Estate Buyer's Agent Council, Inc. of the National Association of Realtors.
Experience Works, the nation's largest training and employment organization for mature workers, is searching for Georgia's outstanding older worker.
If you breathed a sigh of relief when you put away that algebra or geometry textbook for the last time, you might not be eager to take up the subject of math again. However, by doing some number crunching, you can put a "price tag" on your long-term financial goals, and that's the first step toward achieving them.
The Liberty/Long Employer Committee is sponsoring a job fair from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, April 18, at the Liberty County YMCA at 201 Mary Lou Dr. For more information, call Tracy Thompson-Lee at 880-2101.
The AARP Tax Aide Foundation will offer free tax help for taxpayers with middle to low income, with special attention to those age 60 and older.
Georgia and South Carolina have announced they plan to put aside differences and work together to create a proposed Jasper terminal site on land along the Savannah River.
It's a problem that has become an epidemic in the utility industry. Across the country, increasing incidences of copper theft are met with rising fatalities and outages to thousands of people.
The city of Hinesville will host a homebuyers education workshop from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturday, March 31.
The Liberty County Chamber of Commerce welcomed independent beauty consultant Tianne Agosta of Mary Kay Cosmetics as a new member Nov. 26 at the chamber offices in Hinesville.
ATLANTA - Metro Hinesville's unemployment rate increased to 9.2 percent in October, the Georgia Department of Labor recently reported.
Now that Americans' collective Thanksgiving Day indulgence has been reduced to delicious leftovers, consumers have come out of their turkey-induced stupor and are ready to hunt for holiday sales.
Cut Loose Hair Salon held a ribbon cutting, grand re-opening and open house in conjunction with the Liberty County Chamber of Commerce on Nov. 22 at 809 Willowbrook Place No. 109 in Hinesville.
AARP is looking for volunteers to help with its Tax-Aide program.
A nationwide retailer that cites philanthropic involvement as a cornerstone of its business is on track to double its impact this year within Coastal Georgia.
The sluggish housing market has picked up in Liberty and Long Counties, following an economic downturn and the return of many Fort Stewart soldiers from deployment overseas, local realtors say. The transient military community has always fueled the local housing market, they said. Whether a soldier plans to buy a home and retire here, or simply wants to rent a home until the next set of orders arrives, there are options available to suit most budgets.
Offering employers a skilled workforce is an important aspect of economic development, according to local leaders. A community's supply of skilled workers can help attract manufacturers and other businesses, thus creating jobs for local residents and making the give-and-take a win-win for everyone.
Richmond Hill City Council members approved a measure Tuesday aimed at bringing more business into certain parts of the city.
Studio K Massage and Bodywork had a ribbon cutting Tuesday at its new location, 1060 Highway 196 W. in Hinesville.
The Coastal Bank in Hinesville is raising money and accepting unwrapped toys for the Marine's Toys for Tots Foundation fundraiser and toy drive.
The board of the Georgia Academy for Economic Development recently announced graduates from the 2013 Region 12 multi-day training program.
The Southeast Regional Job Fair will be from
Gov. Nathan Deal announced Wednesday that Georgia's net tax collections for October totaled $1.46 billion, an increase of approximately $81.75 million, or 5.9 percent, compared to October 2012.
SAVANNAH - United Way of the Coastal Empire recently announced it selected Savannah Technical College as a strategic-initiative partner for economic independence with a grant for $290,000.