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.
The Liberty County Development Authority voted Monday to contract with Savannah-based engineering firm Thomas & Hutton Engineering Company beginning Dec. 1. The LCDA currently uses P.C. Simonton & Associates Inc. of Hinesville for its engineering services.
Longtime area car dealer O.C. Welch is getting into the golf course business.
Two area legislators praised a bill that brought the deepening of the Savannah harbor one step closer to reality.
WASHINGTON - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Thursday released its third year of greenhouse-gas data detailing carbon-pollution emissions and trends broken down by industrial sector, greenhouse gas, geographic region and individual facility.
On Thursday, Gov. Nathan Deal hailed Wednesday's U.S. House passage of the Water Resources Reform and Development Act as a "breakthrough moment" in the effort to deepen the Savannah Harbor.
Danny Creasy has been hired as vice president and Hinesville branch manager of The Coastal Bank.
Liberty Transit Authority contractor Veolia Transportation and the city's public works contractor OMI had a joint picnic and awards presentation at Gum Branch Park Saturday afternoon. OMI, the city's public works contractor, now maintains the authority's buses.
Calling it a move that will save taxpayers money and keep millage rates low, the Richmond Hill City Council voted unanimously Tuesday against keeping the private company OMI to run the city's public works department next year.
MOULTRIE - The Georgia Department of Agriculture unveiled the second issue of the Georgia Grown magazine at the 36th annual Sunbelt Agricultural Exposition, Commissioner Gary Black announced Tuesday.
SYLVANIA - Tuesday's announcement by ShriVallabh Pittie Group means that a company new to American manufacturing will build a $70 million cotton-yarn factory in Screven County, creating 200-250 jobs.
Gov. Nathan Deal recently announced that Georgia's net tax collections for September totaled $1.72 billion for an increase of $132 million, or 8.3 percent, compared to September 2012.
Coastal Courier Managing Editor Hollie Moore Barnidge spoke at the Long County Chamber of Commerce's Progress Through People Breakfast on Tuesday.
Hinesville attorney Carl Varnedoe has added a statewide recognition to his growing list of awards.
SAVANNAH - The Coastal Bank recently was presented with the Small Business Institute for Excellence in Commerce Georgia Excellence Award for 2013.