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1 wounded, 1 arrested in shooting at Kia plant in Georgia

WEST POINT, Ga. - A shooting inside the Kia Motors auto manufacturing plant in Georgia left one worker wounded and another in custody after armed officers swarmed the site Tuesday.According to AJC.com...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-04-21/1-wounded-1-arrested-shooting-kia-p
FDA investigations show listeria found in Blue Bell ice cream plants as far back as 2013

WASHINGTON - Blue Bell ice cream had evidence of listeria bacteria in its Oklahoma manufacturing plant as far back as March 2013, a government investigation found. The Texas-based company continued to ship ice cream produced in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-07/fda-investigations-show-li
Atlanta Gas Light delays church demolition plans

...begin a $12.5 million decontamination project this summer to remove coal tar from the ground near the former gas manufacturing plant that operated at Eighth Street and Walton Way from 1852 until 1955.Spokeswoman Tami Gerke said the entire project...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-02/atlanta-gas-light-delays-chur
Black motorist's fatal shooting: Outcry over police tactics

...North Charleston has since bounced back, largely because of a huge investment by Boeing, which has a 787 aircraft manufacturing plant in the city and employs about 7,500 people in South Carolina, most in North Charleston.Now North Charleston...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-04-10/black-motorists-fatal-shooting-outc
Man pleads guilty to theft in Richmond County

A former employee of an Augusta manufacturing plant pleaded guilty Wednesday to stealing computer components worth $580,612.Walter Stokes, 44, pleaded guilty in Richmond County...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-02-04/man-pleads-guilty-thef
Roy Garrard Sr.

...churches, hospitals, nursing homes, banks, colleges, shopping centers, post offices, motels, hotels, manufacturing plants, libraries, restaurants, high rise apartments, parking decks, athletic fields, street lighting, and auto...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174217852
Columbia County approves zoning for warehouse project

...Grovetown to make way for construction of a "multitenant," 500,000-square-foot warehouse near the John Deere manufacturing plant.The commission voted unanimously to rezone the tract from single-family residential to general industrial to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-04/columbia-county-approves-z
Job recruitment event for new pigments plant well-attended

A Thursday event recruiting workers for a new colorant manufacturing plant under construction in south Augusta drew more than 200 job seekers within the first hour.Prospective employees of the Huntsman...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-10-23/job-recruit
US factory output increases 0.2 pct in October

...manufacturing output grew modestly in October, as autoworkers churned out fewer cars and trucks.Output at manufacturing plants rose 0.2 percent in October, the Federal Reserve said Monday. Gains came from the rising demand for machinery...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-17/us-factory-output-increase
Michelin making airless tires at its South Carolina plant

...company is based in Sweden, and Singapore-based Giti Tire announced plans to build their first North American manufacturing plants in South Carolina.Nearly 90,000 tires already are produced daily in South Carolina, which surpassed Oklahoma...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-20/michelin-making-airless-ti