Augusta commercial development firm changing name

...Southeastern Development Associates on Thursday."So much has happened in 30 years. We're now in seven states," said Vic Mills, the chief executive officer.The Blanchard and Calhoun name is known locally for real estate and insurance, but it...

Columbia County commission approves rezoning for Kroger Marketplace

...interchange. A short section of Bluegrass Trail would be renamed to William Few Parkway.Blanchard and Calhoun Commercial CEO Vic Mills said he, like many area residents, was concerned about the effect the project would have on traffic.Mills said the...

Columbia County approves $700,000 in incentives for development

...officials plan to move the intersection of William Few Parkway father north along Lewiston Road and away from I-20.Vic Mills, CEO of Blanchard and Calhoun Commercial, said the company already controls several parcels of land in the area and...

Dealer's move may add jobs

...County's Horizon North Business Center in Grovetown. At a Columbia County Development Authority meeting Tuesday morning, Vic Mills, a developer with Blanchard and Calhoun, told authority members that Metrac Inc., a heavy equipment dealership, will...

Center lines up tenants

...conversations with a number of retailers, certainly including Home Depot, and negotiations are continuing,'' developer Vic Mills, of Blanchard and Calhoun, said Wednesday regarding the site of the former Evans Middle School at the corner of North...

Metro | Columbia County Board of Education
School starts packing up

...are preparing for the future of the site at the corner of Belair and Washington roads. "Plans are evolving," said Vic Mills, a co-owner of Blanchard and Calhoun Commercial Corp., which is in partnership with Atlanta-based Abernathy and...

Metro | Columbia County Board of Education
Developers seek rise in minimum levels of river

...upstream at Thurmond Dam, where the river's flow originates. "We'd like to see an additional 2 feet of water," said Vic Mills, the managing partner of River Island Development Corp., which is developing 880 acres with two miles of river frontage...

State halts pond work

...The stop-work order was issued after developers refused to sign a consent order acknowledging the violation, said Vic Mills, the chief executive officer of Blanchard and Calhoun Inc. and the developer of Belair Evans Associates. "We had laborers...

Kids Fling has a bit of everything

...today spend a lot of time in front of TV sets and video games, so this is a way to get them outside," said DU member Vic Mills of Augusta, who loaned the use of his hunting preserve to host the event. "We had 92 kids last year, and we're hoping...

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Officials continue courting companies

...public-private partnership with a group called Chamblin Partners - led by Blanchard & Calhoun Commercial Corp. President Vic Mills - to build Horizon North Industrial Park on 60 acres off Chamblin Road at Interstate 20. The deal hinges on an announcement...