An instructional class, "How To Start A Part Time Business," will be offered from 6-8 p.m. July 16 at SunTrust Bank in downtown Gainesville. The class will be put on by the University of Georgia's Small Business Development Center.
July 02, 2008|
By Staff Reports
A lack of seafood markets in Hall County and a longtime love for the seafood industry that he grew up in drove Mississippi-born Phuong Le to give up a career in car body repair and start his own business.
The unemployment rate in the metro Gainesville area rose to a preliminary 4.7 percent in May, up five-tenths of a percent from a revised 4.2 percent in April, the Georgia Department of Labor reported today.
June 30, 2008|
From staff, wire reports
Employees at Pilgrim's Pride poultry operations across the country are being denied pay for the time they spend putting on, taking off and cleaning their protective sanitary gear, a federal lawsuit against the company contends.
Search engines are not just for searching anymore. Back in the day they were a simple device for finding things on the Internet. Sure, they still do that. But today's search engines are on steroids in comparison.
Summer has finally officially arrived and so have potential employment opportunities at an upcoming job fair hosted by the Greater Hall Chamber of Commerce in conjunction with the Georgia Department of Labor.
The job fair is scheduled for 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday at the Georgia Mountains Center.
There's two donkeys named Thelma and Louise, who think they're dogs. Gus the Rooster, who is very protective of his ladies - lashing out at the occasional henhouse visitor. And, two lambs: Easter, who was born during Holy Week, and Pumpkin Pie, who had a recent cameo in a local church musical.
Ten years strong, and Peach State Bank & Trust President Ron Quinn says the institution's success is the community's success. The loyalty of locals during hard times saw the bank through a recession that sank others left and right.