Christina Colvin of Allenhurst wants to warn people about J.C. Refrigeration in Savannah. "These people are definitely dishonest," Colvin said. On Sept. 29, J.C. Refrigeration repairman Anthony Lee came out to Colvin's home to look at her refrigerator that had stopped working. She said Lee tried out various parts and would not tell her how much it was going to cost. When he finally handed her a bill, she was charged $45 for the service ...
Vicki Davis recently began her duties with the Hinesville Downtown Development Authority. Davis' work as the program's director will include revitalization efforts in the city's downtown business district as well as urban development projects such as the Memorial Drive Realignment. "This is an exciting and busy time for Hinesville. I have had the opportunity to meet with several business and community leaders and am very encouraged by the momentum generated towards economic growth and community ...
The Coastal GA Area Community Action Authority will assist eligible households with heating assistance.
Lowe's announced it is offering all active, reserve, honorably discharged, and retired military personnel and their immediate family members a 10 percent discount on in-store purchases made during the Veterans Day holiday. The discount is available through Monday.
The following warranty deeds were filed with Liberty County Clerk Barry Wilkes' office from Oct. 1-5. 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 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 ...
For the cause: During a recent promotion called Film and Food for a Cause, the GA Theatre Company, which owns Liberty Cinemas, raised $7,733 for the United Way in Liberty County. The organization designated half of its funds to go into the community investment fund and the other half was given to an anonymous military family in need.
The following warranty deeds were filed with Liberty County Clerk of Court Barry Wilkes' office from Sept. 24-28. 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 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 ...
An upcoming certificate course offered by Georgia Southern University will review core employment knowledge needed by human resource personnel, office and division managers, and business owners.
The Coastal Courier will publish a special edition Oct. 31 entitled "Fall Celebration."
Michael Kohout, owner of R.G. Fresh Burgers and Real Fries has announced the recent "mothballing" of the restaurant on Oct. 12.
ATLANTA -- Some of Georgia's most powerful investors are butting heads over who controls ritzy Hampton Island, an exclusive coastal resort that's home to two mansions owned by actor Ben Affleck. Two groups vying for control over the property - Liberty Capital and Hampton Island Founders - made their claims Tuesday before the Georgia Supreme Court.
The following warranty deeds were filed with Liberty County Clerk of Court Barry Wilkes' office from Sept. 17-21. 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 give 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 ...
WASHINGTON - The U.S. Small Business Administration is making it easier for small businesses to obtain surety bonds by offering a new, fast and easy online electronic application process on the agency's popular Web site.
VIP Office Furniture & Supply established a program to provide patrons with free furniture in exchange for a donation to Gabriel's House. The event was a success and VIP was able to provide a check to Feshonna Bowman, administrative assistant at Gabriel's House. VIP will host another opportunity to donate. Details to follow soon.
A local firm, the Yellow Bluff Co., LLC, came away with top honors at the prestigious CNBC International Property Awards hosted in London recently: Best Development - five stars (the top award), Best Marina Development, four stars, and Best Property Marketing, four stars.
Georgia Labor Commissioner Mark Butler told area employers Tuesday the Department of Labor's mission is to put people back to work and make clear to businesses what is expected of them under the law so they can be successful.
For the second time this year, Effingham County has landed a significant economic development project.
ATLANTA - Metro Hinesville's unemployment rate decreased to 10 percent in July, down 0.3 percent from June, the Georgia Department of Labor announced Thursday.
The Ludowici branch of The Heritage Bank hosted the Long County Chamber of Commerce Business after Hours on Tuesday.
Bryan County Board of Commissioners Chairman Jimmy Burnsed hesitated to use the word "compromise" Tuesday night after commissioners approved a smaller-than-proposed tax increase by a 3-2 vote.
Amanda Scott has been appointed the public-relations director for the Liberty County Chamber of Commerce.
Hinesville's Firehouse Subs franchise owners Eddie Wells and Mitul Desal hosted an event Tuesday at their restaurant to celebrate the award of a $4,100 public-safety grant to the Hinesville Fire Department.
Georgia's net tax collections for July totaled $1.41 billion, an increase of $88.5 million, or 6.7 percent, compared to July 2012, according to Gov. Nathan Deal.
ATLANTA - Georgia Labor Commissioner Mark Butler will be a keynote speaker during an employment-law and legislative-issues update from 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Tuesday at the Coastal Electric Membership Cooperative, 1265 S. Coastal Highway 17 in Midway.
Helping local and regional businesses expand to an international market is the name of the economic-development game, World Trade Center Savannah representatives told Hinesville Rotary Club members Tuesday.
Golden Corral in Hinesville delayed its usual 11 a.m. opening time by three hours Thursday because of a drainage problem at the restaurant, according to co-owner Mike Dolan. At 2 p.m., Golden Corral opened for business and all plumbing issues had been resolved, Dolan said.
STATESBORO - U.S. Rep. John Barrow, D-Ga., will host a veterans and military job fair from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 20, at Georgia Southern University's Nessmith-Lane Conference Center, 847 Plant Drive.