Born and raised in Philadelphia, but now living in Liberty County, Janice Dotson and her family have recently opened A Taste of Philly.
Savannah State University will host its 2007 Spring Career Fair at Tiger Arena on March 7. Registered participants include: Columbia College, US Coast Guard, National Marine Fisheries, Georgia Department of Transportation, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, Polk County School Board of Florida, Wachovia, United States Army, Georgia State Financing and Investment Commission, Air Tran Airways, Thompson Hospitality, Georgia Ports Authority, Savannah-Chatham County Public Schools, Federal Bureau of Investigation, and others to come.
A series of four workshops entitled "Small Business Record Keeping and Tax Series" will take place Wednesday evenings starting Feb. 27 in the Conference Room of the Small Business Assistance Center, 111 East Liberty Street in Savannah. The University of Georgia Small Business Development Center is sponsoring these events.
Although there are tarps, paint cans and ladders in some areas, people can still make donations and shop at the Goodwill store in Hinesville's Liberty Square Shopping Center.
Leadership Liberty, sponsored by the Liberty County Chamber of Commerce, recently visited Atlanta to learn about state economic development as well as meet with their state legislators.
Georgia job seekers and thriving counties have a new way to attract big business through the World Wide Web.
The AARP Tax Aide Foundation will offer free tax help for taxpayers with middle to low income, with special attention to those age 60 and older. This program is only available Tuesdays from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. now through April 10 at the Shuman Recreation Center. Bring the following items to the session:
By Joe Parker Jr.
The annual Liberty County Chamber of Commerce banquet and awards ceremony was Thursday, and the new 2007 board members were sworn in.
In a tribute to the memory of Eddy E. Rogers and his affiliation with the Fort Stewart Georgia Federal Credit Union as well as Glennville Christian Academy, several officials of the FSGFCU and staff presented a $1,000 check to GCA Principal Charles Barnard.
The Georgia Motor Trucking Association has announced that more than 100,000 Georgia Commercial Drivers License holders have completed the Highway Watch safety and security program approved by the Department of Homeland Security.
Coastal Electric Cooperative is accepting applications for the prestigious Walter Harrison Scholarship.
As a result of his success this year in the financial services profession, Charles M. Gaskin Jr., a Woodbury Financial Services financial professional, has been inducted into the Woodbury Financial Services' Eagle's Circle.
Concentra Physical Therapy had a ribbon cutting and open house Oct. 1 in conjunction with the Liberty County Chamber of Commerce at 1146 E.G. Miles Parkway in Hinesville.
BRYAN COUNTY - North Carolina-based Agri Supply soon will begin construction on a 30,000-square-foot distribution center on 10 acres in Interstate Centre off I-16 in Black Creek.
The Savannah harbor-expansion project is on hold but supporters still have hope, Hinesville Rotary Club members learned Tuesday.
Hinesville Downtown Development Partners gathered last Thursday in city hall to hear a speaker with their same goals in mind.
Anna Chafin, Liberty County Development Authority marketing and research director for eight years, has been hired as the chief executive officer of the Development Authority of Bryan County.
The Georgia Department of Labor will host a job-readiness kickoff 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 10 in the Eckburg Auditorium at Savannah Technical College, 5717 White Bluff Road in Savannah.
The Shower Store LLC held a ribbon cutting, grand opening and open house Sept. 27 in conjunction with the Liberty County Chamber of Commerce at 438 Gen. Screven Way.
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. - Liberty Tax Service recently launched a website associated with the Affordable Care Act.
The meat market in downtown Ludowici has reopened and is enjoying steady business, partly from patrons who frequented the previous business and partly from new customers, including deer hunters.
The Liberty County Chamber of Commerce and Convention and Visitors Bureau will hold a customer-service and loss-prevention workshop from 2:30-5 p.m. Monday, Oct. 7, at 425 W. Oglethorpe Highway in Hinesville.
SAVANNAH - Kroger customers and associates throughout the Savannah area donated more than $19,200 to the Second Harvest Coastal Georgia Food Bank to help replenish their pantry after the collapse of its freezer roof over Labor Day weekend.
ATLANTA - The Georgia Department of Labor announced Thursday that Hinesville's unemployment rate decreased to 9.3 percent in August, down seven-tenths of a percentage point from 10 percent in July. The rate also was 9.3 percent in August a year ago.
ATLANTA - A Midway child-care center recently was named a Georgia SHAPE Award winner at the 2013 Farm to Preschool Summit. Family Day Care Home operator Eva Polite of Midway was among 11 providers and centers across the state to be honored at the Sept. 13-14 event, which was coordinated by Bright from the Start: Georgia Department of Early Care and Learning, the Georgia Department of Public Health and Georgia Organics. The award winners were recognized for going above and beyond Georgia's licensing standards in the areas of nutrition and physical activity.
The Liberty County Development Authority reviewed its year-end financial report for fiscal year 2013 and monthly financial reports for July and August for fiscal year 2014. The authority's fiscal year runs July 1 through June 30.
A Liberty County manufacturer is among 255 companies worldwide selected to participate in a Massachusetts Institute of Technology study that explores whether manufacturing can be reinvigorated in the United States.