Gas stations cheer lower gas prices along with drivers

...But shares of CST Brands, which owns Valero and Corner Store filling stations are up 25 percent since mid-October."The big inning (for gas stations), which started after Labor Day, is going to extend through Christmas," Kloza says.

Here's a few Ryder Cup suggestions

...having to condense it into such a short span. Staging the Ryder Cup (and in other seasons the Presidents Cup) around Labor Day weekend, it would make the PGA Championship the perfect deadline for determining the entire U.S. team. End the points...

Truck deals help boost US auto sales in September

...from 17.5 million in August - is closer to what analysts are predicting for the full year.While August was fueled by Labor Day promotions and incentives on midsize cars, September saw good deals on pickup trucks. Chevrolet was advertising up to...

There's plenty of good fishing left

...Shepherd are eye-openers. Catching catfish 80 feet deep!Capt. David Willard notes that many of you stop fishing after Labor Day, but now through December is one of the best times to catch fish. Sea gulls have not shown up yet (they are on the...

Morris Museum is a powerful 'center of gravity'

...program provides free admission to active and retired members of the military and their families between Memorial Day and Labor Day.The Morris Museum of Art exemplifies a particular kind of museum ? the "museum of community service" that museum pioneer...

Multimillion dollar water park to be built near Grovetown

...to allow for the construction of a water park called Scuttle's Island, which will operate between Memorial Day and Labor Day.Bell held a 3 p.m. press conference today to announce a "$20 million investment that is expected to bring in 185...

Residents share memories of Savannah River, Miller Theater

...was an organ and piano that were played for recitals or during intermissions.We were married on Aug. 30, 1941, on Labor Day weekend. Our weekly date still stood until the whole word changed on Dec. 7 at Pearl Harbor.? Kathryn McKie, Martinez...

Picnic celebrates 50 years of Chapel Under the Pines

...church members had gathered to remember and celebrate.For 50 years, every Sunday from the beginning of June through Labor Day, ministers stroll down to a floating dock to deliver the message. They might be Methodist, Presbyterian, Baptist...

Applications for US unemployment rise to 315K

...data covers the week ended Sept. 6, which included the Labor Day holiday. Unemployment benefits data can be more volatile...The seasonal adjustment is tricky in the week of the Labor Day holiday. Next week should see a clear drop."The last...

Crash deaths drop as police emphasize road safety

...pattern of keeping our roads as safe as possible."On Labor Day weekend, Geor gia and South Carolina law enforcement joined...Tim Jenkins, of Columbia, said he postponed his Labor Day weekend plans because of the county's tougher enforcement...