Exercise caution when giving guns as gifts

...was given to my daughter at her Bat Mitzvah," said Fishman, pointing to a pink AR-15 rifle inside the downtown Augusta store. "This next gun was given to my son for his birthday. In my opinion, no gift says more about trust than giving...

Neapolitan Cupcake in Augusta to close doors next weekend

...in downtown Aiken for about a year, but closed it in 2012 after traffic was weaker than anticipated.Meek said her Augusta store staff of three employees have found jobs with local small businesses.

Wal-Mart opening hiring center for new Augusta store

Wal-Mart will open a hiring center Friday on Wrightsboro Road for its Augusta store, which is under construction down the street from Augusta Mall.Wal-Mart will hire about 300 associates to work at the store...

Gander Mountain opens Augusta store

The retail chain opened its 52,000-square-foot store Tuesday in Martinez, on Mason McKnight Jr. Parkway near the exit from Interstate 20,

Long lines as H&M opens

...May 2013.The 23,000-square-foot site will carry apparel and accessories for women, men and children. The Augusta store is the first in eastern Georgia for the Swedish retailer.

Swedish retailer H&M opening store in Augusta mall Aug. 14

...Noble and American Eagle. The store will carry apparel and accessories for women, men, teens and children.The Augusta store is the first in eastern Georgia for the Swedish retailer.H&M has more than 3,300 store in 54 international markets...

Business news

...Hibbett opening in Augusta this year. In February, a location opened at 2115 Wind sor Spring Road. Like the other Augusta store, the new location will employ eight workers.Jersey Mike's coming to Washington RoadThe area's fifth Jersey Mike's...

Hibbett Sports store opening on Gordon Highway in Augusta

...February, a location opened at 2115 Windsor Springs Road near the Peach Orchard Road intersection. Like the other Augusta store, the new location will employ eight workers.The company, based in Birmingham, Ala., has more than 950 sporting...

Gourmet popcorn business coming soon to Augusta Exchange

...many doughnut shops are out there," Brown said.Brown, who now lives in Columbus, said Walker will manage the Augusta store, which will open with seven to 10 employees.A similar business, PopPin' STOP, which boasts flavors such as Chicago...

Hibbett Sports opening in south Augusta

...next month.Hibbett Sports will open a fifth metro Augusta store at 2115 Windsor Springs Road near the Peach Orchard...localized merchandise, according to a news release.The Augusta store will employ about eight full- and part-time workers...