Getting thrifty: Many shoppers looking to save

...hasn't seen any sign of a slowdown since she's operated the store."It's ongoing," she said. "I don't see where...consignment shop," she said.Though many shoppers in the store considered themselves longtime thrift shoppers, others...

Georgia dealers third in nation in incidents of lost, stolen firearms

...Fishman said, his business had 11 firearms lost or stolen, some being taken by a former employee and others lost when the store's building collapsed in 1994."Our inventory is consistent," he said. "For us to have more than 1,000 firearms...

The Pasta Sauce Conundrum

...the mood. However, when I go to the store to buy pasta sauce, I absolutely...process, just like buying a jar at the store ? and it's usually quite a bit...or whole tomatoes are on sale at the store ? or you wait until you have a large...

Man steals car, wrecks it

...victim William Palmer's four-door Mazda was stolen from the store's parking lot, according to a Richmond County Sheriff's...the vehicle because he wasn't planning to be inside the store long.Deputies found the vehicle after it struck a 2006...

Group's members serve through knitting

...There are about 12 members who actively meet and about 15 who knit for the ministry, she said. They started meeting at the store when co-organizer Julie Kane offered to help a fellow knitter with her technique."I sent out an e-mail and I said...

Cabela's opened first Georgia store in Augusta

...for its interstate visibility, close proximity to the South Carolina border and neighboring Costco.Construction of the store, which employs about 90 associates, started in summer 2013.Cabela's operates more than 50 stores across the country...

Students use plastic bags to help homeless

...ocean. The students stood outside of grocery stores and informed customers about how the plastic bags they return to the store to be recycled are more than likely ending up in a landfill.They also approached grocery store managers and asked if...

A year later, mother struggles with 8-year-old son's death

...sometimes, she gets that wish when she hears the song Fire and Rain by James Taylor or passes her son's grave on the way to the store."I look up and there's Jon," she said. "He'll say, 'Mom, I'm right here. It's OK.' "

Wal-Mart, Wild Oats team up to offer cheaper line of organic foods

...own survey, 91 percent of Wal-Mart shoppers would consider purchasing products from an affordable organic brand at the store.For Wild Oats, it's a big chance to revive its brand. Founded in Boulder, Colo., in 1987, Wild Oats operated...

Sallie Gunn

...Mrs. Gunn was born in Jenkins County Georgia, daughter of the late William and Mattie Lanier Bradham. Mrs. Gunn was the store manager of Gunn Drugs in Wadley. She was a member of Central Baptist Church, where she had held many leadership positions...