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...ChronicleResponsibilities: Covering business and economic news in the Augusta metro areaCARRA PURVISJob title: Director of DevelopmentEmployer...Has more than 15 years of real estate sales in the Augusta metro areaPAULA TROUPEJob title: Mortgage Loan OfficerEmployer...

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...visitors $10; columbiacountychamber.comTUESDAY: Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce Women in Business luncheon, speaker...13; surveymonkey.com/r/XSJ6FRDTHURSDAY: Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce Legislative breakfast, speaker...

New DDA video promotes downtown to retailers

...company, a six-store women's boutique that she declined to name, plans to set up a pop-up store in the former Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce space in the 600 block of Broad Street in March.

Metro Augusta jobless rate falls slightly in September

The Augusta metro area had a slight decline in the unemployment rate in Septem ber, the...mostly in government positions.Six of the seven counties in the Augusta metro statistical area had lower rates. Columbia County was the lowest at...

'Chronicle' president announces resignation

...strides at Chronicle Media during his time here."Atkins was a board member for the Augusta Warrior Project, the Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce, CSRA Alliance for Fort Gordon and the United Way of the CSRA. He also served on the executive...

Augusta metro area government jobs increase in September

...employment resulted in a net increase of jobs for the Augusta metro area in September.The Georgia Department of Labor reported there were 230,600 jobs in the seven-county Augusta metro area last month, an increase of 1,300 from August...

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Ribbon-cutting from the Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce

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...651-0018UPCOMINGNOV. 10: Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce Executive...706) 821-1318NOV. 12: Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce Business After...706) 821-1318NOV. 17: Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce Women in Business...

Grovetown listed among best suburbs to buy a house

...an attempt to measure the quality and stability of an area's housing market.Grovetown was the only city in the Augusta metro area to make the list. A high ranking indicates that a suburb attracts residents with a good housing market where...

HOLIDAY HIRING: Retailers adding to staffs ahead of customer crush

...add 90,000 to 95,000 seasonal workers this winter, which is the same as its projection from last year.For the Augusta metro area, state labor data indicates that about 700 retail jobs get added in October and another 800 in November. Most...