The Microtel Inn and Suites of Rincon marks its second anniversary with an open house and a rededication.
Harriet Konter, president of Konter Realty, is pleased to announce that Carolyn McMahan has joined the Konter Companies' team of sales associates. A resident of Effingham County for 11 years, she will specialize in the Guyton, Rincon and Springfield areas and represent Konter Quality Homes at their new Saddle Club community on Hodgeville Road.
Cotton States Insurance Agent Mark Czachowski of Rincon is now qualified to offer clients expanded financial planning and investment management services.
Large and mysterious packages have been arriving on the doorstep of Effingham Hospital's main medical campus at Springfield.
Effingham Hospital's System Leadership Team in coordination with Effingham Emergency Management and various emergency services conducted a mass casualty simulation disaster drill June 27. The Effingham EMS, Springfield Police Department and Effingham County Sheriff's Department participated in the simulation.
Kim Weaver has opened a new hair salon in Springfield. Weaver has been a hairdresser for 34 years. She is originally from Indiana and has been in Effingham County for three years. "Kim's Affordable Hair Salon" is located at 411 E. Second St. It is located in the building former known as Rosanne's Hair Salon. To contact Weaver, call 754-3280 or 429-5713 anytime. The salon is open Tuesday through Saturday and Monday by appointments only. ...
In the past few weeks we have looked at: 1) a broad overview of different kinds of investments and 2) no load mutual funds. This week we'll discuss in more detail how a discount brokerage firm works.
Healthcare Georgia Foundation has awarded a $398,000 grant to fund a trauma awareness campaign designed to educate Georgians about the need for a statewide trauma system and help keep the issue in the public eye.
Two workshops entitled "Thinking of Starting A Business" will be held this month.
ATLANTA - The Georgia Department of Labor reported that the unemployment rate in the Coastal Georgia area rose to a preliminary 4.9 percent in May, up five-tenths of one percent from a revised 4.4 percent in April.
Spine & Sport welcomes Tim Clemmons to the team. Clemmons is a new physical therapist at Spine & Sport.
Recently we looked at some of the differences between an online discount brokerage firm, a stock broker that charges a commission for each transaction, and a financial advisor that charges a flat percentage of the amount of money invested. This week we'll look at how one common type of investment, a no load mutual fund, works.
Spine and Sport welcomes Jen Nauta to the team. Nauta is Spine and Sport's AmeriSciences distribution officer. AmeriSciences is a manufacturer that offers the safest most effective wide range of health supplements on the market. Nauta's duty is to communicate with patients and the public about the benefits of nutritional supplementation.
Kelly's Tavern in Springfield hosted the Effingham Chamber of Commerce's business after hours on Thursday afternoon.
For a short time, Effingham County's newest industry will be setting up shop in the Chamber of Commerce and Industrial Development Authority building.
Dr. Joseph Ratchford has been named chief medical officer for Effingham Health System. Dr. Ratchford will provide clinical guidance over the hospital's continuing mission to offer excellence in health care for greater Effingham area residents.
The Effingham Chamber of Commerce welcomed Family Table Restaurant with a ribbon cutting.
Effingham County Industrial Development Authority members have decided not to allow a training school to set up in the old Doncasters building - but they will try to help the group find a suitable new home.
The Georgia Department of Agriculture has unveiled the second issue of the Georgia Grown magazine at the 36th annual Sunbelt Agricultural Exposition. The 132-page magazine is a comprehensive guide to Georgia's farms, forests, food and exports, and serves as a synopsis for state legislators, business leaders and consumers about the impact of agriculture on the state's economy.
Gov. Nathan Deal has announced that Shrivallabh Pittie Group, a leading textile manufacturer in India, will build its first U.S.-based manufacturing facility near Sylvania, creating 250 jobs and investing $70 million.
ATLANTA - The Georgia Department of Labor announced that 34,293 laid-off workers filed first-time claims for unemployment insurance benefits in September, down by 1,210, or 3.4 percent, from August when 35,503 claims were filed.