What's the most prominent thing you notice about mutual fund advertisements? In most cases, it's the fund's return. Quite often, these returns are truly eye-popping. But if you look closer at the ads, you'll see that many of the highest returns are for short periods of time, such as one year or three years. And a mutual fund's short-term return is not, by itself, reason enough to buy that fund - so don't rush to your checkbook.
Dr. Phyllis Isley, director of the Bureau of Business Research and Economic Development at Georgia Southern University, spoke about the importance of workplace-wellness programs recently during the Rotary Club's weekly meeting.
The following warranty deeds were filed with Liberty County Clerk of Court Barry Wilkes' office from Oct. 29-Nov. 2. 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 where it is located. Refer to the accompanying map for the GMD numbers.
Liberty County Chamber of Commerce hosted its first Business Expo entitled "Liberty For All" in Hinesville on Tuesday afternoon at the San's Hotel and Suites.
The following warranty deeds were filed with Liberty County Clerk of Court Barry Wilkes' office from Oct. 8-12. 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 where it is located. Refer to the accompanying map for the GMD numbers.
Yellow Bluff is featured in the current issue of International Homes Magazine, Luxury Homes issue, in a feature segment titled "Sweet Georgia."
Feasy Travels has opening Saturday
WASHINGTON - The U.S. Small Business Administration posted higher numbers and dollars for its loan programs in Georgia during FY 2007 as the agency expanded access to capital to more than 3,000 small business startups and existing companies throughout the state.
The economic prosperity being experienced in Hinesville and the east end of Liberty County is finally spreading west.
Monday, Gov. Sonny Perdue announced that Portuguese manufacturer EFACEC Group plans to build its first U.S. plant in Effingham County, creating 600 jobs and $100 million in investment.
Hinesville, other Georgia cities and the municipal association can expect a court ruling by Nov. 15 in a case that could cost city customers $50 million in power bills.
Christina Colvin of Allenhurst wants to warn people about J.C. Refrigeration in Savannah.
Vicki Davis recently began her duties with the Hinesville Downtown Development Authority.
Hundreds of soldiers, veterans and military spouses came to Club Stewart on Tuesday for a career expo hosted by the Noncommissioned Officers Association.
SAVANNAH - Enmark Stations Inc. once again has made a commitment to sell paper icons in all 59 of its retail stores in Georgia, South Carolina and North Carolina in support of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Light The Night Walk.
Howard Funeral Home last week held a groundbreaking ceremony for a new chapel that will stand at the corner of Oak and Third streets.
MACON - Tens of thousands of school children visit Georgia's strawberry farms each year, learning about the berries, how they're grown and what they look like in the field.
A job fair that had been scheduled for the Shuman Recreation Center in Hinesville Wednesday has been canceled.
CH2M HILL has been named one of the World's Most Ethical Companies for 2014.
April is National Safe Digging Month, and CenturyLink reminds Hinesville residents to always call 811 before beginning any digging project.
SAVANNAH - The Georgia Ports Authority has moved more than 2 million 20-foot equivalent container units (TEUs) so far this fiscal year, July-February, for an increase of 6.2 percent, or an additional 119,318 TEUs.
SAVANNAH - McCafé invites coffee drinkers in the Savannah area to wake up and taste the free coffee.
SAVANNAH - Armstrong Atlantic State University's latest Coastal Empire Economic Monitor reports the Savannah-area economy expanded rapidly during the fourth quarter of 2013 and should continue to experience significant growth throughout 2014.