NEW YORK - The stock market closed out its best week in nearly two years on a positive note Friday, helped by strong quarterly earnings from Microsoft and other big U.S. companies.
A distribution center located in Thomson for more than 30 years will move to west Georgia in 2015.
The smiles at Martina’s Flowers & Gifts are getting as big as those of the recipients of the bouquets it delivers each day. When prices go down at the gas pump, so do the costs of doing business.
The owner of an Augusta dry cleaner has added an Eighth Street location to serve the niche market downtown.
NEW YORK - Procter & Gamble plans to remove its batteries and make Duracell a stand-alone company.
An event recruiting workers for a new colorant manufacturing plant under construction in south Augusta drew more than 200 job seekers Thursday within the first hour.
Metro Augusta’s unemployment rate was 7.3 percent in September, down from 8 percent in August, the Georgia Department of Labor announced Thursday.
Shoppers welcomed a second Wal-Mart Supercenter in North Augusta on Wednesday, when the 158,000-square-foot store opened at 1041 Edgefield Road.
Columbia County commissioners gave their approval to rezone 23 acres near Lewiston Road and William Few Parkway for a new retail development anchored by a Kroger Marketplace.
Routine inspections at the mixed-oxide fuel fabrication facility at Savannah River Site returned no safety or compliance issues for the construction contractor.