A class, "Developing a Winning Business Plan" is planned for 1-5 p.m. Thursday, March 29, in the Small Business Assistance Center Conference Room at 111 E. Liberty Street in Savannah.
More families trying to buy a home may be interested in considering USDA-Rural Development's programs, because the loan limits in all Georgia counties recently increased.
According to the 2007 edition of the Swanepoel Trends Report that was published this month, EXIT Realty is ranked as the leading "New" National Real Estate Franchise brand, ahead of Help-U-Sell, Weichert Realtors, Sotheby's Real Estate and Avalar.
Airings of a Pulse on America segment featuring Yellow Bluff, a marina community on the Liberty County coast, are taking place on CNN Headline News - at the top and bottom of the hour - this month in Sarasota-Venice, Fla. and Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minn.
George and Babs Holtzman owners of All American Storage & U-Haul announce Tim Stewart has been named assistant manager.
After returning from a four-city tour of growing communities in the Atlanta area, members of the Hinesville Downtown Development Authority are rethinking the possibilities for the city's downtown district.
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Sharon Dunham of Hinesville has become an independent consultant with Tastefully Simple, Inc., a national direct-sales company featuring easy-to-prepare gourmet products.
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Hinesville will eventually get another delectable taste of consumerism as a 15-acre parcel of land will be zoned and annexed by the city council to build a new Food Lion supermarket at 196 west and 15th Street.
Long County Development Authority discussed establishing guidelines on what incentives could be offered to prospective businesses to help draw them to the industrial park.
Hinesville real estate brokers George and Babs Holtzman continue to set goals in Liberty County and marked the grand opening of their All American Center on Feb. 15 with a ribbon-cutting ceremony and celebration.
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A spokeswoman from the Savannah-Hilton Head International Airport announced during a recent Rotary Club meeting they have completed about half of an expansion project that will begin to ease the tensions of travelers late this summer.
The Liberty County Development Authority will conduct its next meeting in the board room of its new building at 425 West Oglethorpe Highway. The meeting starts at 8:30 a.m. on Monday, Feb. 26. An official open house for the building is planned for a March or April date.
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.
The Liberty County Chamber of Commerce will host Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal on Wednesday during his visit to Liberty County. Deal is scheduled to appear and address citizens from 10:45 a.m.-noon at Olvey Field in Hinesville. The event is free and open to the public. The Bradwell Institute Gym will serve as an alternate location in the event of inclement weather.
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.