Commercial building permits.
UPCOMING MARCH 12: Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours; 5:30 p.m.; International Uniform, 1216 Broad St.
A decade after a deadly train wreck derailed downtown Graniteville's economic activity, the grand opening of a new recycling plant opens a new chapter for the small South Carolina community.
COLUMBIA - A Johnson & Johnson subsidiary should pay South Carolina $136 million over deceptive drug marketing of an anti-psychotic drug, the state's highest court ruled this week.
Major companies are testing whether it would pay to tuck away their world famous logos such as McDonalds and Taco Bell, in favor of more hipster guises.
WASHINGTON — The U.S. economy slowed more sharply in the final three months of the year than initial estimates, reflecting weaker business stockpiling and a bigger trade deficit.
Signed contracts to buy US homes climb in January to highest level in nearly 18 months.
WASHINGTON — Harsh winter weather left U.S. consumers feeling a bit less confident this month, the University of Michigan says. But confidence levels still remain at the highest level in eight years.
Wellington Webb, Denver's former mayor, served as the guest speaker Thursday during the Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce's annual dinner.
NEW YORK — Sears recorded its fourth straight year of falling profit and revenue, even as cost cutting and store closures helped narrow its loss for the fourth quarter.