Mike Reed, general manager of NeSmith Chevrolet in Hinesville, announced that President Barack Obama signed into law a program on June 30 that the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is calling the Car Allowance Rebate System (CARS). This is a government program that helps motorists purchase new, more fuel efficient vehicles when they trade in a less fuel efficient vehicle through credit of up to $4,500 from the government.
MONROE, La. - CenturyTel, Inc. and Embarq Corporation announced recently that they have completed their merger.
OKLAHOMA CITY - The Hinesville Sonic Drive-In crew is one step closer to qualifying for the national finals of the 16th annual Dr Pepper Sonic Games, the competition that recognizes the best Sonic Drive-Ins in the country.
Another office park is going up in Hinesville - more proof news of the 5th BCT's absence on Fort Stewart may not hurt growth in Liberty County.
SAVANNAH - Target will continue hiring people for its distribution center in Midway through 2009 and Savannah Technical College will help prepare the new employees.
During Gov. Sonny Perdue's recent visit to Liberty County for a statewide business and housing expo at Savannah Technical College's Liberty County campus, he flew into MidCoast Regional Airport for the first time.
B.C.Bautista and Associates opened its new multi-cultural business and language institute in Hinesville this month.
LUDOWICI - County Line Barn, a Western store in Long County, is planning a cowboy party for 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, July 25, at their store.
Barbara Meador, left, vice president of operations for VIP Office, presents a scholarship check to Robert Warren, who recently graduated and will attend Savannah College of Art and Design in the fall. Warren's mother, Michelle Warren, right, is a federal sales specialist with the company.
Kelly Hutton walked out of Hinesville Rite Aid with Christmas lights, candy and small trinkets after hearing the local pharmacy store was liquidating.
The Heritage Bank completed the acquisition of two Glynn County branches of Security Bank on June 12.
Two local barber shops are at risk of losing their licenses because of unpaid citations, after a June 8 meeting of the state board of barbers.
ATLANTA - The Georgia Department of Labor reported Thursday that the state's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate jumped to 9.7 percent in May, the highest rate ever recorded in Georgia. The jobless rate was up five-tenths of a percentage point from a revised 9.2 percent in April.
LUDOWICI - Ludowici Meats had its grand opening on June 6 with about 75 people on hand to join in on the fun.
If you’ve been out of the job interview game for a while, jumping back in is intimidating. Should you emphasize your title? What relevant skills matter most? Where do you start? Whether you’re an accomplished job applicant or a newbie, here are tips for standing out from the crowd:
Every job has requirements. Factory workers are required to do specific tasks every day. Doctors have to abide by certain health and ethical codes in caring for patients. Cooks have to prepare food according to the menu.
Mike Blinder is a small-business owner and multimedia consultant, and one of his favorite things to do is share his experience and expertise in marketing.