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.
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.
Concentra Physical Therapy had a ribbon cutting and open house Oct. 1 in conjunction with the Liberty County Chamber of Commerce at 1146 E.G. Miles Parkway in Hinesville.
BRYAN COUNTY - North Carolina-based Agri Supply soon will begin construction on a 30,000-square-foot distribution center on 10 acres in Interstate Centre off I-16 in Black Creek.
The Savannah harbor-expansion project is on hold but supporters still have hope, Hinesville Rotary Club members learned Tuesday.
Hinesville Downtown Development Partners gathered last Thursday in city hall to hear a speaker with their same goals in mind.
Anna Chafin, Liberty County Development Authority marketing and research director for eight years, has been hired as the chief executive officer of the Development Authority of Bryan County.
The Georgia Department of Labor will host a job-readiness kickoff 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 10 in the Eckburg Auditorium at Savannah Technical College, 5717 White Bluff Road in Savannah.
The Shower Store LLC held a ribbon cutting, grand opening and open house Sept. 27 in conjunction with the Liberty County Chamber of Commerce at 438 Gen. Screven Way.
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. - Liberty Tax Service recently launched a website associated with the Affordable Care Act.
The meat market in downtown Ludowici has reopened and is enjoying steady business, partly from patrons who frequented the previous business and partly from new customers, including deer hunters.
The Liberty County Chamber of Commerce and Convention and Visitors Bureau will hold a customer-service and loss-prevention workshop from 2:30-5 p.m. Monday, Oct. 7, at 425 W. Oglethorpe Highway in Hinesville.
SAVANNAH - Kroger customers and associates throughout the Savannah area donated more than $19,200 to the Second Harvest Coastal Georgia Food Bank to help replenish their pantry after the collapse of its freezer roof over Labor Day weekend.
ATLANTA - The Georgia Department of Labor announced Thursday that Hinesville's unemployment rate decreased to 9.3 percent in August, down seven-tenths of a percentage point from 10 percent in July. The rate also was 9.3 percent in August a year ago.
ATLANTA - A Midway child-care center recently was named a Georgia SHAPE Award winner at the 2013 Farm to Preschool Summit. Family Day Care Home operator Eva Polite of Midway was among 11 providers and centers across the state to be honored at the Sept. 13-14 event, which was coordinated by Bright from the Start: Georgia Department of Early Care and Learning, the Georgia Department of Public Health and Georgia Organics. The award winners were ...