Augusta-area companies enjoying lower fuel prices

...for unleaded gas in South Carolina was $2.83, second lowest in the nation. Georgia's was $2.97. For the Augusta metro area, prices were a low of $2.89 on the Augusta side of the river and $2.75 on the North Augusta side, according...

Chamber Corner

Ribbon-cutting from the Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce

Susan Bennett, the voice of Siri, speaks at Augusta chamber event

...Atlanta voice-over artist Susan Bennett, the original voice of Apple virtual assistant Siri, told attendees of the Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce's annual Women in Business Signature Event that it all started in July 2005, when she spent...

Wired for success

...and academic leaders to discuss the Cyber Command's educational needs and ways to promote cyber education in the Augusta metro area.Hopefully, the lessons learned will lead to development of a full-fledged cyber curriculum at GRU.The event...

New Barney's pharmacy will offer hands-on experience for Goodwill students

...location in March.That KFC went out of business in 2013 when the franchise owner closed three locations throughout the Augusta metro area. Goodwill Industries of Middle Georgia and the CSRA, which owns the building, is expanding its pharmacy technician...

Day planner

THIS WEEKTUESDAY: Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce Women In Business, An Evening With SIRI...25 members, $35 nonmembers; (706) 651-0018NOV. 4: Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce Executive Morning Mixer; 7:30 a.m...

Augusta gains 200 jobs in September

The number of jobs in the Augusta metro area went up in September, the Georgia Department of Labor reported Thursday.In its monthly survey of employers, the labor...

Police seeking suspect in April armed robbery

Police are seeking a suspect in an April armed robbery at Augusta Metro Clinic.David Alan Dempsey, 27, is wanted in connection to the incident, the Richmond County Sheriff's Office said today...

Day Planner

THIS WEEKTHURSDAY: Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce Business After...706) 651-0018UPCOMINGOCT 21: Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce Women In Business...706) 651-0018NOV. 4: Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce Executive...

Taxing their energy

...that line.They're being told by manufacturers. They're being told by consumers. They're being told by the Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce.And they're being told by concerned citizens who, although the tax won't be levied directly...