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.
ATLANTA - The Georgia Department of Labor reported Thursday that the preliminary unadjusted unemployment rate in Hinesville was unchanged at 8.6 percent from July to August. Meanwhile, the number of unemployed workers in the metro area increased to 2,849, up 35 from 2,814.
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 be open from 4-midnight on Friday and from 11 a.m.-midnight on Saturday.
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.
Senior executive group leader Brandon Sullivan and assets protection group leader Nick Ferris, both from the Target Distribution Center in Midway, dropped into the Liberty County Sheriff's Office on Thursday morning to present a $1,000 check to Chief Deputy Keith Moran and Capt. David Edwards.
The Coastal Georgia Area Community Action Authority will distribute USDA surplus commodity foods to eligible area residents Sept. 22-24.
Coldwell Banker Holtzman, Realtors brokers/owners George and Babs Holtzman announced this week that Pam Arthur-Lovett has earned her associate broker's license.
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.
Gov. Sonny Perdue recently announced the launch of Work Ready Connect, the state's new online employment marketplace.
A friend of mine recently realized his mother needed help managing her finances when he found her closets filled with oddball purchases like jalapeno jelly beans and Betty Boop bobblehead dolls.
Even with most 3rd ID soldiers deployed, a large crowd of service members, military spouses and dependents and retirees wound through a maze of exhibitors' booths Friday during the fall Community Showcase at Club Stewart on Fort Stewart.
Mary Kay independent sales director Debbie Willoughby of Midway this month, earned the use of a new Chevy Malibu thanks to her achievements in operating her Mary Kay business.
Elaine Boggs & the Elaine Boggs Realty Group LLC recently broke ground on an office building in Hinesville, which will be located next to CVS at 116 Gen.Screven Way. The two-story office building is designed to represent Coastal Georgia. Matthew Barrow of P.C. Simonton and Associates, Inc. is the project engineer.
The Liberty County Chamber of Commerce celebrated Southeast Auto Services' fifth anniversary on Sept. 1. Owners Andrew and Charlene Parlett and their children, Rachel and Ryan, welcomed chamber members, customers and friends for a ceremony, food and door prizes. A grand prize drawing for a set of new tires was held at the end of the celebration.
STATESBORO - With slightly more than 100 jobs, but more than $70 million in investment in the plant, Aspen Aerogels' factory will be the largest new ...
As food banks around the country begin collecting food for the holidays, Kroger launches its "Can Hunger" in Savannah-area stores through donations to America's ...
SAVANNAH - The Girl Scouts of Historic Georgia has selected Speros, a technology company headquartered in Savannah with an office in Hinesville, as its technology partner.
Property transfers recorded in the Liberty County Clerks of Courts Office for Sept. 9-11 (all in book 1876):
The Georgia Department of Labor will help Caesarstone Technologies USA recruit up to 45 employees for its manufacturing facility in Richmond Hill from 10 a ...
Anita Wyatt, branch manager of Wells Fargo Bank in Hinesville, presents a $1,000 check to Manna House Food Bank's Executive Director the Rev ...
The Liberty County Convention and Visitors Bureau recently announce that Program Manager Amanda Scott was named an associate producer of the "Fireball Run" online series ...
JESUP - The Bone and Joint Institute of South Georgia has announced that Dr. J. Matthew Valosen has become a partner in the practice.
A sitcom about life in a Southern trailer park will film in Liberty County next spring.
The Liberty County Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting Thursday for Ng Photography at its studio located at 226 Old Sunbury Road in Flemington ...