The 67th annual Meeting of the Members for Coastal Electric Cooperative was on Friday at Midway Middle School.
Kenny Smiley, executive director of the Liberty County Chamber of Commerce, completed the Institute for Organization Management, a week-long leadership training program June 17-21 at the University of Georgia.
"I love flowers and enjoy helping people get their yards in shape," Linda Hall said.
For the 11th consecutive year, the Georgia Chamber of Commerce has embarked on a statewide membership campaign that leaders hope will move the 95-year business organization closer to its goal of 5,000 members.
After weeks of allegedly not being paid, four contractors working at the site of the new Fairfield Inns & Suites, took to the streets Wednesday morning.
ATLANTA - Governor Sonny Perdue has set up a Web site so citizens can follow his two-week economic development and diplomatic mission to Europe. The site is www.StateofGeorgiaMissions.com
Baby boomers whose parents are still alive, may want to talk to them about their plans for leaving a legacy. Their thoughts might vary from yours, so, to avoid misunderstandings that could lead to hurt feelings and financial problems you will want to make sure you are "reading from the same script."
The following warranty deeds were filed with Liberty County Clerk of Court Barry Wilkes' office between and May 28-June 1. The listings include the names of the sellers and buyers; the book and page where the deed can be found in deed books maintained in the clerk's office, the transfer tax (which gives you an estimate of the price paid, based on $1 per $1,000) and a description of the property, which may be the subdivision and/or Georgia Militia District where it is located. Refer to the accompanying map for the GMD numbers.
If you get laid off or "downsized," it's unquestionably a tough break, and it can be stressful. However, if you make the right investment-related moves, the loss of a job doesn't necessarily mean you have lost the opportunity to achieve your financial goals.
SAVANNAH - The Coastal Bank has hired Stacy Marquez as a mortgage loan originator.
CenturyTel Southern Region Vice President Todd Schafer introduced himself and his company to local business leaders at last week's Hinesville Rotary Club meeting.
A workshop entitled "Creating Financial Projections" will be held from 6-9 p.m., Tuesday in the Small Business Assistance Center conference room at 111 E. Liberty St. in Savannah. The University of Georgia Small Business Development Center is sponsoring this class.
Coastal Electric Cooperative recently received recognition in the 2007 "Spotlight on Excellence" national awards program, sponsored by the Council of Rural Electric Communicators and the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association.
The Grand Central retail development (owned by David and Teresa McDonald) will be complete before the end of the summer. With its modern and distinctly sharp features, the building will most likely attract franchise stores and eateries, Teresa McDonald said. This development is off 196 across an unfinished portion of Frank Cochran Drive.
West Penn Testing Group, a material-testing services provider, will locate to Ellabell, creating 70 jobs and investing $3 million into a facility over the next five years, according to Gov. Nathan Deal announced.
Being former soldiers, Kevin Ryan, Dan Sartin and Jeff Hyatt have a common bond that's typical of all uniformed personnel, whether they're military, law enforcement or firefighters. They also share a love for good beer.
Georgia's net tax collections for June totaled $1.76 billion for an increase of $182.25 million, or 11.5 percent, compared to the month-ended June 2013, Gov. Nathan Deal announced this week.
FORSYTH - The Georgia Department of Corrections, in conjunction with the Georgia National Guard, will host several law-enforcement and public-safety agencies for a military personnel career fair from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Thursday, July 24, at the 1BCT, building 705, on Fort Stewart.
The Liberty County Development Authority held a called meeting Tuesday to approve a resolution to restructure bond debt.
The Liberty Consolidated Planning Commission on Tuesday approved a rezoning petition filed on behalf of a developer with plans to build a grocery store and gas station at 1422 W. Oglethorpe Highway.
Leaders from Ludowici met earlier this month with a representative from McDonald's USA about bringing a restaurant to the city.
Allstate exclusive agency owner William Lynn Bennett of Hinesville has been designated an Allstate Premier Agency for 2014.
ATLANTA - District 168 state Rep. Al Williams, D-Midway, has been appointed by Georgia House Speaker David Ralston, R-Blue Ridge, as a member of the Joint Study Committee on Property Tax Digest Impact on Education Funding.
The Liberty County Chamber of Commerce recently moved Lisa Davis to the position of membership director.
Construction is under way on a new Tractor Supply Company store in Hinesville, the company's 54th Georgia location. The retailer is setting up shop in the former builder supply store and lumberyard at 766 W. Oglethorpe Highway, across from Walmart.
The Liberty County Development Authority's Board of Directors met Monday morning to adopt the fiscal-year 2015 budget and hold a ceremonial note burning in recognition of paying off a 25-year loan.
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