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Port wins clean air award

SAVANNAH - The Georgia Ports Authority has received a 2016 Clean Air Excellence Award from the Environmental Protection Agency for its electric rubber-tired gantry crane program, transferring its container handling equipment from diesel to electric power.

July 28, 2016 | Special to the Courier | Business News


Metro Hinesville unemployment jumps to 6 percent

ATLANTA - The Georgia Department of Labor announced Thursday that Metro Hinesville's unemployment rate for June was 6 percent, up 1 percentage point from May. The rate in June 2015 was 6.6 percent.

July 28, 2016 | Special to the Courier editor@coastalcourier.com | Business News


Program aims to retain African-American land

McIntosh Sustainable Environment and Economic Development, based in Darien, has received a grant from the U.S. Endowment for Forestry and Communities to implement the Sustainable Forestry and African-American Land Retention program.

July 27, 2016 | Special to the Courier | Business News


Bank donates to Armstrong program to educate veterans

SAVANNAH - Bank of America Charitable Foundation recently donated $5,000 to Armstrong State University for the second consecutive year.

July 27, 2016 | Special to the Courier | Business News


Area leadership class seeks members

Leadership Southeast Georgia, a leadership development program for professionals across 10 counties, is calling for nominations for the 2017 course.

July 26, 2016 | Special to the Courier | Business News


Restaurant open today, ribbon cutting Thursday

Bojangles' will open a new franchise restaurant in Hinesville on Monday.

July 25, 2016 | Special to the Courier | Business News


Chamber helps Stoners Pizza Joint cut ribbon on new Hinesville shop

The Liberty County Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting July 13 for Stoners Pizza Joint at 103-D Gen. Screven Way in Hinesville.

July 21, 2016 | Special to the Courier | Business News


Largest ship ever docks at port

SAVANNAH - The MOL Benefactor was the first vessel to call on Savannah through the new locks of the expanded Panama Canal. At a capacity of 10,100 20-foot equivalent container units, the Benefactor docked at Georgia Ports Authority's Garden City terminal July 13. It is the largest ship ever to call the Port of Savannah, according to a GPA news release.

July 20, 2016 | Special to the Courier | Business News


Coastal Co-op director earns top certification

Coastal Electric Cooperative Director John T. Woods III of Sunbury earned his Director Gold Certificate recently from the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association.

July 20, 2016 | Special to the Courier | Business News


Coastal Solar adds sales specialist

Keith Freeman says he has been enamored with solar power since the 1970s while attending the University of Alabama.

July 20, 2016 | Special to the Courier | Business News


HDDA discusses upcoming events

Hollie Moore Barnidge, the Hinesville Downtown Development Authority's Main Street program manager, addressed business leaders at the Hinesville Downtown Partners meeting Thursday at VIP Office Furniture and Supply.

July 19, 2016 | By Patty Leon | Business News


Security Finance celebrates grand reopening

The Liberty County Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting July 8 for Security Finance. The ribbon cutting was held to celebrate the grand reopening of the business at 319 W. Gen. Screven Way, Suite E, in Hinesville.

July 18, 2016 | Special to the Courier | Business News


Chamber forming next leadership class

The Liberty County Chamber of Commerce is taking nominations for the 2016-17 class of Leadership Liberty.

July 18, 2016 | Special to the Courier | Business News


Group funds counseling for grieving kids

SAVANNAH - Howard Family Dental Foundation, the charitable foundation of a dental office group based in coastal Georgia and South Carolina, donated $30,000 last month to St. Joseph's/Candler Foundations.

July 14, 2016 | Special to the Courier | Business News


Ludowici woman recognized in Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS - Phallin Black of Ludowici was recognized during Plexus Worldwide's 2016 Dream On Convention last month at the MGM Grand Hotel. Black was congratulated on the success of her home-based business and received the choice of either a Rolex watch or Tiffany's jewelry. Plexus Worldwide is a direct-selling health, wellness and weight management company. The convention aims to inspire, educate and energize resellers through training collaboration and speeches.

July 14, 2016 | Special to the Courier | Business News


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Realtor marks anniversary with ribbon cutting

The Liberty County Chamber of Commerce had a ribbon cutting for Lindy Blanchard in celebration of her first anniversary as a realtor and joining the ...

November 28, 2016 | Special to the Courier | Business News


Parkers opens 60th store in Walthourville

The Liberty County Chamber of Commerce had a grand opening and ribbon cutting on Oct. 24 for Parker's Store 60, at its new location ...

November 24, 2016 | Special to the Courier | Business News


Saturday is for local shopping

You've heard of Black Friday.

November 24, 2016 | By Jeff Whitten | Business News


Program aims to help families keep land

There are several resources now available to African American landowners that aren't quite sure how to manage their land or deal with heirs' property ...

November 22, 2016 | Special to the Courier | Business News


Boutique opens in Hinesville

The Liberty County Chamber of Commerce had a ribbon cutting last month for Charming Chics Boutique at 2363 Highway 196 West, in the Food Lion ...

November 17, 2016 | Special to the Courier | Business News


Class tours PD, new shopping center

The 2016-2017 Leadership Liberty class visited the city of Hinesville on Nov. 2 as part of its nine-month development class, specifically to learn about city ...

November 17, 2016 | Special to the Courier | Business News


West Rehab adds physical therapist in Hinesville

West Rehab and Sports Medicine recently hired Stephen Morris, PT, DPT, CMTPT, as a physical therapist at its Hinesville clinic at 475 S. Main St.

November 15, 2016 | Special to the Courier | Business News


Chamber has ribbon cutting for tanning salon

The Liberty County Chamber of Commerce had a grand opening and ribbon cutting Oct. 31 for Sol Terra Tanning Salon at 103 W. General Screven ...

November 15, 2016 | Special to the Courier | Business News


Federal money available for home heating aid

The Administration for Children and Families has released $49,887,842 to help low-income families in Georgia stay warm during winter months, cool during summer ...

November 14, 2016 | Special to the Courier | Business News


Movie partially shot in Liberty opens Dec. 2

The Liberty County Convention and Visitors Bureau, a Camera Ready liaison to the film industry for Liberty County, has announced that a horror movie with ...

November 14, 2016 | Special to the Courier | Business News


After fire, one of Hinesville's oldest downtown businesses back in business

One of Hinesville's oldest downtown businesses is back in business.

November 13, 2016 | By Tiffany King Coastal Courier | Business News


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