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...Jack and Christine Hoover have run the Krispy Kream...1961. Recently, the Hoovers received a letter from...its name in 1951. The Hoovers have hired a lawyer hoping...not a doughnut," Jack Hoover said. Krispy Kream doesn't sell doughnuts. The Hoovers say customers might think...

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Protecting the planet, pedal by pedal

...main vehicle for the Hoovers, who live in Minneapolis...or walk. But Gary Hoover's work trike serves...inherit," Gary Hoover said. "To me...is clear." The Hoovers are developing a...dollars. For the Hoovers, the price is worth...environmental merits of Hoover's commuting choice...

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Airing everything out

Augustans Karen Hoover and her husband, Steve, deplete the air from the World Championship Wrestling hot air balloon Sunday, during the final day of the Boshears Memorial Fly-In at Daniel Field. The Hoovers were part of the Feather Air of Savannah team.

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Paper plant will close down

...According to the Georgia Department of Economic Development's manufacturers directory, the plant employs 110 people. Hoovers.com reports the company as having annual sales of $35.6 million. Archives from The Augusta Chronicle show the company...

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Walgreens looks to add new location in Augusta

...acquired 1,550 Eckerd stores, including all in Augusta, from J.C. Penney Co. in 2004. CVS acquired the remainder. Store count includes Canadian Jean Coutu locations and Brooks Pharmacy stores in the U.S. Source: The companies; Hoovers

P&G in $57 billion deal for Gillette

...billion EMPLOYEES: 29,400 in 14 countries BRANDS: Duracell, Braun, Oral B FOUNDED: In 1901 as the American Safety Razor Co. by King C. Gillette in a space above a fish shop on Boston's waterfront. Sources: Hoovers, AP research.

New plant means jobs are coming

...consumer, industrial and hazardous waste applications. It is publicly owned and trades on NASDAQ under the symbol FLDR.Sources: www.flanderscorp.com, www.hoovers.com. Reach James Gallagher and Adrian Burns at (706) 724-0851.

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Howard Stern signs multimillion dollar deal

...information and entertainment. Infinity, a subsidiary of Viacom Inc., has about 185 stations in 40 U.S. markets, according to Hoovers.com. Shares of Sirius rose 60 cents to $3.95 on the Nasdaq Stock Market. Viacom shares fell 49 cents to $34.96 on...

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Plant to produce new form of urea pastilles

...million and more than 1,300 total employees, also produces ammonium nitrate fertilizers and various forms of urea used in swimming pool chemicals and protein supplements for cows. Its Augusta plant employs about 300. Source: Hoovers.com

Officials announce ADP arrival

...securities transactions and inventory and data services for corporate clients, brokerage firms, auto dealers and others. Source: Hoovers.com Why pick Augusta? Climate: Augusta is an area with minimal risk of natural disaster such as a hurricane. "We can't...

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