Robert Greer

...from Babcock & Wilcox/Thermal Ceramics in 1999 after 35 years of service. His positions included R&D engineer, plant manager in Canada, production engineer, manager, labor relations and manager, and quality assurance. The family will receive...

Urban Outfitters to close area distribution center

...serves Aiken, Edgefield and Saluda counties, said the announcement was a surprise."We meet annually with the plant managers on a one-on-one basis. We knew that facility was being constructed, but our understanding was that business...

Regular 'checkups' for management can make businesses healthier

...accountable for. I recall being involved in meetings when I was in the printing and publishing business in which the plant manager went over the statistics in great detail of plate-destroy percentages, pages due vs. received, etc. He always...

Juel Turner

...of the choir for many years. She was an employee of Thompson Company for over 40 years where she retired in 1986 as Plant Manager. She was a woman of deep spiritual faith, and the life she lived portrayed that. She loved her church family, and...

Nine Columbia County candidates hold public forum

...District 3 commissioner, I would make sure we keep bringing good, quality paying jobs to the county as well."Retired plant manager Brett McGuire says one of his strengths is the ability to advocate for economic growth."We've recently averaged...

Augusta manufacturers likely to avoid paying energy tax

...constituents potentially affected by the tax, including a property manager who rents to manufacturing executives and a local plant manager returning from a site visit in China, and was highly unlikely to support it."I want to make sure that we show...

3 guilty in Ga. salmonella-tainted peanut trial

...shipping records, lab test reports and other documents were introduced as evidence by prosecutors. Two former plant managers - Sammy Lightsey and Danny Kilgore - testified against their former boss and his co-defendants as part of a plea...

Georgia salmonella-tainted peanuts case in hands of jury

...salmonella and sent customers fake lab reports declaring its products safe, those schemes were carried out by two plant managers ? Sammy Lightsey and Daniel Kilgore. They pleaded guilty in the case and testified against their old boss.After...

Defense attorney grills former peanut plant manager in trial linked to salmonella outbreak

ALBANY, Ga. - Defense attorneys for three people charged in a deadly salmonella outbreak sought to deflect blame in the government's case Tuesday.

Former peanut plant manager testimony dominates first 2 weeks of salmonella outbreak trial

ALBANY, Ga. - Two weeks into the trial of three people charged in a deadly salmonella outbreak, testimony by a former manager of a southwest Georgia peanut plant blamed for the outbreak has dominated the court's time.