Gov. Nathan Deal announced Wednesday that Georgia's net tax collections for December totaled $1.69 billion for an increase of $150.75 million, or 9.8 percent, compared to December 2011.
NEW YORK - At least gasoline should cost you less in 2013. Hamburger, health care and taxes are all set to take a bigger bite out of the family budget this year. But drivers' annual gas bills are expected to drop for the first time in four years. Forecasters say ample oil supplies and weak U.S. demand will keep a lid on prices. The lows will be lower and the highs won't be so high ...
DETROIT (AP) - A General Motors spokesman says the company is planning to open an information technology center in suburban Atlanta and is looking to create about 1,000 jobs in the area.
Tackling the topic of taxes is a dreaded, but necessary, task as the annual filing deadline nears.
ATLANTA - Georgia Power said Monday that it will ask state regulators for approval to shut down three coal- or oil-fired power plants and sharply reduce operations at a fourth, a move that would affect about 480 employees.
Now that the housing market has finally begun to stabilize and interest rates remain at historically low levels, more and more homebuyers and sellers are dipping their toes back in the water.
Wireless Plus hosted a ribbon-cutting celebration Dec. 18 in conjunction with the Liberty County Chamber of Commerce. The event was held at 946 E.G. Miles Parkway, suite 103 in Hinesville.
Businesses thrive with new technology and ideas to improve customer service, marketing and sometimes the products or services they provide.
The Hinesville Area Board of Realtors has been busy this year. The board held six education classes, which included code of ethics and fair housing topics and participated in the Dr. MLK Jr. Day parade and the Small World Festival.
Chris's Curbside Grill on Dec. 11 hosted a ribbon cutting celebration at 918D Hollywood Drive in Hinesville in conjunction with the Liberty County Chamber of Commerce.
Liberty Regional Medical Center held a ground-breaking ceremony Thursday for its $14.7 million expansion, which project contractors said should be complete by fall.
ATLANTA - Insurance Commissioner Ralph Hudgens recently signed an order finalizing new rules that will require all insurance companies that sell individual health policies in Georgia to also offer "child-only" individual health coverage beginning Jan. 1. Open enrollment lasts until Jan. 31.
ATLANTA - The preliminary unemployment rate in metro Hinesville decreased in November, according to the Georgia Department of Labor.
Timothy and Naomi Havens of Richmond Hill, second and third from left, receive the keys to their new 2011 Versa from Charli Shearer, program coordinator for the Kirk Healing Center for the Homeless in Hinesville, on Dec. 26 in Hinesville.
The board of the Georgia Academy for Economic Development recently announced graduates from the 2012 multi-day training program in Region 12. Participants represented a number of professional and non-professional economic development fields, including elected officials, public servants, business leaders, educators and social-service providers from Coastal Georgia. The curriculum provided insights into the complexities of economic and community development on the local, regional and state levels. Liberty County graduates were Ashley Morris, Industrial Development Authority; Gail ...
Island Vybez hosted a ribbon cutting and grand opening of its restaurant and The Ivy Lounge on May 3 in conjunction with the Liberty County Chamber of Commerce in Hinesville.
One of the world's largest hotel companies now is managing 76 Army lodging hotels on 39 installations, including Fort Stewart and Hunter Army Airfield, according to Arthur Holst, vice president of operations for Intercontinental Hotels Group.
Construction began last month on a single-pole 115 kilovolt transmission line between Bryan and Liberty counties, and it's expected to pick up this summer.
Landowners in Georgia may have a chance to cut their income taxes in half.
Weddings have always been big business, but I was shocked to see how expensive they've become in the 17 years since my wife and I got married. According to the annual Real Weddings Study, the average wedding in the U.S. now costs $28,427, and that doesn't even count the honeymoon.
VIP Office Furniture & Supply of Hinesville recently received notification from the General Services Administration Federal Acquisition Service that its contract has been extended to July 27, 2018.
Just because the doctor prescribes a medication doesn't mean we take it.
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