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Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Gander Mountain opening in September

Hiring is underway for the new Gander Mountain outdoors store in anticipation of a Sept. 23 grand opening.
By Jenna Martin

Monday, July 28, 2014

Outdoor gun range opening Labor Day weekend

The project is nearing completion and S.H.A.R.P.E. Shooters will open Aug. 29, weather permitting, said owner Buddy Lichty, who also owns Shooters Indoor Range and Gun Shop in Augusta.
By Jenna Martin

Friday, July 25, 2014

Augusta rink closing Aug. 24

The Augusta Ice Sports Center on Augusta West Parkway will close Aug. 24, and a sale on the property is pending.
By Jenna Martin

Shoppers getting jump-start on back-to-school purchases

The start of school may still be weeks away, but back-to-school shopping has already kicked into high gear.
By Jenna Martin

Thursday, July 24, 2014

Partridge Inn one step closer to new owners

A $4.25 million online bid was approved by the sellers of The Partridge Inn.
By Jenna Martin

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Captain D's franchisee evaluating remodels at Augusta locations

A newly rebuilt Captain D's on Washington Road might not be the last to undergo renovations by operators of the Augusta franchise.
By Jenna Martin

Saturday, July 19, 2014

Upper-level jobs harder to come by

While the labor market continues on an upward trend, job seekers looking for an upper-level position might find themselves left out in the cold.
By Jenna Martin

Friday, July 18, 2014

Former NFL player opens Bojangles in Evans

Bojangles' franchise owner Tim Biakabutuka has opened his fourth restaurant in the metro Augusta market.
By Jenna Martin

Thursday, July 17, 2014

Panel discusses riverwalk improvements

Different ideas were floated Thursday on how best to enhance Riverwalk Augusta with $1 million in funding to be made available in two installments, now and in 2016.
By Jenna Martin

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Downtown building to be renovated

The renovation of a downtown building into a sushi restaurant and martini lounge is expected to start this summer.
By Jenna Martin

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Lawn care companies rebound

Local lawn care businesses are welcoming the drier weather this summer after facing one of the wettest summers to go in Georgia's record books in 2013.
By Jenna Martin

Monday, July 14, 2014

Physician adds 3rd urgent care location

Dr. Mark Newton is adding his third MedNow Urgent Care location in Augusta. He plans to add a fourth center near Grovetown in the next 12 to 18 months.
By Jenna Martin

Friday, July 11, 2014

Augusta residents spending on summer trips

Augusta residents aren't shying away from taking vacations, both near and far, during the peak summer travel season this year.
By Jenna Martin

Spending reflects a renewed faith in economy

Recent gauges into consumer confidence paint a rosy picture that sees more Americans with optimistic outlooks on the economy.
By Jenna Martin

Thursday, July 10, 2014

Augusta ice rink could soon close

The Augusta Ice Sports Center could soon close as property owners are looking to sell the site within the next two weeks.
By Jenna Martin

Whole Foods job event set for Tuesday

A question and answer job session hosted by Whole Foods Market will be held Tuesday in Augusta.
By Jenna Martin

Kimberly-Clark adding on to Beech Island facility

The Kimberly-Clark mill in Beech Island is expanding to meet the needs of two coming product improvements.
By Jenna Martin

Salvation Army launching campaign for more corporate partners

The Salvation Army is embarking on one of its largest initiatives since the Kroc Center capital campaign several years ago.
By Jenna Martin

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Outlet mall, movie theater expected to break ground this year

Construction on the new fashion outlet mall and movie theater at the Village at Riverwatch development is expected to start later this year.
By Jenna Martin

Tuesday, July 8, 2014

Chamber chief urges Georgia leaders to do business in state

Georgia Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Chris Clark shared his recipe for adding jobs and growing the state economy during a Tuesday luncheon at Augusta Technical College.
By Jenna Martin

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