View Mobile Site

Archive By Section - Business News


Study: Rich get a lot richer, outpace middle class

WASHINGTON - The richest 1 percent of Americans have been getting far richer over the last three decades while the middle class and poor have seen their after-tax household income only crawl up in comparison, according to a government study.

October 27, 2011 | By Andrew Taylor Associated Press writer | Business News


Midway hires attorney to settle water dispute

Midway City Council at its October meeting voted down a minor preliminary move toward settling its water and sewer dispute with the Liberty County Development Authority and engaged an attorney to handle dealings with the LCDA.

October 26, 2011 | By Danielle Hipps and Joe Parker Jr. Coastal Courier | Business News


LCDA OKs TPE water repairs, proposed lease

The Liberty County Development Authority board approved an estimated $19,949 in water system repairs at Tradeport East Business Center and a proposed lease in the former Bioagra building during its Monday meeting.

October 26, 2011 | Danielle Hipps | Business News


Do men and women invest differently

Several years ago, a book titled "Men Are From Mars, Women Are From Venus" was quite popular. As the title suggests, the book argues that men and women are vastly different from each other, particularly in their emotional needs and in the way they communicate.

October 23, 2011 | For Matt Cardella Special to the Courier | Business News


Boggs Realty to join global network

Elaine Boggs Realty Group LLC, a local real estate company, recently was selected for membership in Chicago-based Leading Real Estate Companies of the World.

October 22, 2011 | Special to the Courier | Business News


Midway IGA unveils remodelling

IGA Supermarket in Midway hosted a grand-opening ceremony Oct. 8 in conjunction with the Liberty County Chamber of Commerce.

October 22, 2011 | Special to the Courier | Business News


Georgia utility regulator backs solar power subsidy

ATLANTA - One of the state's top utility regulators said Tuesday that he would support charging Georgia Power customers up to an extra nickel each month to build more solar energy projects and even debate whether Georgia should force the power company to buy more renewable energy - a position that's been politically unpopular in the Southeast.

October 20, 2011 | Ray Henry The Associated Press | Business News


SNF Floquip expands in Liberty County

SNF Holding Company subsidiary Floquip Engineering Company, which manufactures water-soluble polymers and has a Riceboro operation, will expand its business in Liberty County.

October 20, 2011 | Special to the Courier | Business News


Only one person sounds off during city budget hearing

Only one citizen spoke about the city of Hinesville's proposed budget for the 2012 fiscal year during Thursday's public hearing.

October 18, 2011 | By Danielle Hipps | Business News


Savannah Bank enters deal with OCC

The Savannah Bank, the parent company of Bryan Bank and Trust, announced this week it has entered into a written agreement with the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency to "take steps to improve the Bank's asset quality, credit risk exposure, strategic planning initiatives, capital planning, and liquidity and risk management," according to a press release.

October 17, 2011 | Staff report | Business News


Hospice starts building Jesup center

JESUP - Hospice of South Georgia recently broke ground on a new facility on three acres on Sunset Boulevard in Jesup, according to administrator Dianne Smith-Mugerditchian.

October 16, 2011 | Special to the Courier | Business News


Organize finances to track progress

A few years ago, the National Association of Professional Organizers designated the first week of October as Get Organized Week. And while you may have misplaced your notification of this event, it's nonetheless a good time to see just how organized you are in the important areas of your life - such as your finances.

October 15, 2011 | For Matt Cardella Special to the Courier | Business News


County gets $400,000 grant for jobs

Liberty County recently received an Employment Incentive Program grant of $417,286 from the Georgia Department of Community Affairs for infrastructure associated with the construction of the Firth Rixson Forgings LLC facility that initially will create 204 jobs in Tradeport East Business Center.

October 15, 2011 | Special to the Courier | Business News


Pizza Hut seeks community’s help to give back

Pizza Hut's area locations are working to give back to both the Liberty County and global communities, but they can't do it without help, according to restaurant general manager David Mihan.

October 13, 2011 | Staff report | Business News


VIP employees help clean up beach

Three employees of VIP Office Furniture & Supply recently volunteered their time at Keep Liberty Beautiful's Annual St. Catherine's Beach Sweep. Kem McKinnon, Jess Waldrop and Jennifer Buehler readily gave up their Saturday morning to help keep this local beach clean.

October 11, 2011 | Special to the Courier | Business News


« First  « Prev  104 105 106 107 108  Next »  Last »

Page 106 of 196

Articles by Section - Business News


Canoochee EMC power provider since 1938

When Hurricane Irma threatened our community, employees of Canoochee EMC rose to the task. They prepared their line trucks, hunkered down during the hardest of ...

October 16, 2017 | By Patty Leon | Business News


Spa helping raise awareness of domestic violence

Hinesville Day Spa owner Sheela Eichhorn and managers Charla Baggs and Carol West are raising funds to fight domestic violence and increase awareness of it ...

October 16, 2017 | By Patty Leon | Business News


Learn how to mix a mean cocktail

SAVANNAH – Learn how to stir & shake classic cocktails developed from tried and true recipes. Savannah's new Prohibition-style Speakeasy cocktail bar, Congress Street Up, started ...

October 15, 2017 | Special to the Courier | Business News


Georgia Trust seeks nominations

ATLANTA, - The Georgia Trust for Historic Preservation is seeking nominations for its 2018 Preservation Awards, an annual list of preservation projects and individuals in the ...

October 15, 2017 | Special to the Courier | Business News


Statesboro Agency recognized

The Statesboro-Area Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) chapter in Statesboro, was recently awarded the "Best Project of the Year" by the SHRM Georgia State ...

October 15, 2017 | Special to the Courier | Business News


Raising awareness about domestic violence

A place known for promoting relaxation and serenity is looking to open people's eyes when it comes to the issues of domestic violence.

October 12, 2017 | Patty Leon | Business News


Leadership Liberty gets physical at Youth Challenge

The Liberty County Chamber of Commerce kicked off its 2017-18 Leadership Liberty class on Sept. 29-30 at the LaQuinta Inn and Suites in Flemington.

October 10, 2017 | Special to the Courier | Business News


Yu Spa looking to pamper clients

Lisa Guo opened Yu Spa in 2013 in order to carry on the specialized modalities used by massage therapists and body work professionals she grew ...

October 09, 2017 | Patty Leon | Business News


Gynecology center opens in Hinesville

The Liberty County Chamber of Commerce had a ribbon cutting on Sept. 15 for H.E.R Wellness Center, LLC at 1763 Hwy. 196 W ...

October 02, 2017 | Special to the Courier | Business News


Rusty Pig, Hinesville closes

The Rusty Pig restaurant in Hinesville officially closed Sept. 22. The Courier reached out to their corporate office, but they had not responded by press ...

October 01, 2017 | Patty Leon | Business News


GSU planning business incubator here

It will be a beginning for Georgia Southern University in January as the merge of Armstrong State University into GSU reaches its final stages.

October 01, 2017 | By Tiffany King | Business News


1

Page 1 of 1


Please wait ...