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Faith digest

...donors will receive free hot dogs and a drink.The church is at 160 Merovan Drive in North Augusta, next to the new Wal-Mart shopping center.On April 9 at 7 p.m., the church will hold a seminar titled What on Earth Are You Here For?For...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2015-03-06/faith-digest
Columbia County upgrades to stoplights to be finished by end of March

...Washing ton Road. It includes 22 lights from the Evans Wal-Mart to the county line at Pleasant Home Road.By the end...Prickett said the county could add a new light at the Wal-Mart Neighborhood Market on South Belair Road and three more...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-04/columbia-county-upgrades-sto
University adds Primary Care in Martinez

...ancillary services.The new office, staffed by Dr. Mittal J. Patel, opened at 3851 Evans-to-Locks Road next to the Wal-Mart Neighborhood Market. The office is open Monday through Thursday and takes appointments as well as walk-in patients...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-03-04/university-
Bill Gates repeats at top of Forbes' list of billionaires

...172 a year ago. The highest-ranking woman was Christy Walton, the widow of John Walton, a son of the founder of Wal-Mart Stores Inc. She has a net worth of $41.7 billion, according to Forbes.The world's youngest billionaire was 24-year-old...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-02/bill-gates-repeats-top-for
Bill Gates tops 'richest' list

...172 a year ago. The highest-ranking woman was Christy Walton, the widow of John Walton, a son of the founder of Wal-Mart Stores Inc. She has a net worth of $41.7 billion, according to Forbes. The world's youngest billionaire was 24-year-old...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-02/bill-gates-tops-richest-list
US economic growth in fourth quarter revised down to 2.2 percent

...pay more to retain workers. Retailers like TJX and The Gap, as well as the health insurer Aetna.News last week that Wal-Mart, the nation's largest private employer, would also increase its minimum pay could be a sign that a tighter labor...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-27/us-economic-growth-fourth-
TJ Maxx, Marshalls follow Wal-Mart in raising pay

...starting in June. The announcement came a week after Wal-Mart Stores Inc. said it would increase starting wages for...have increased. Labor-backed groups have taken aim at Wal-Mart, the nation's largest private employer with 1.3 million...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-25/tj-maxx-marshalls-follow-w
Grovetown preparing for growth

...throughout a city to architectural design and physical form rather than building use.Ten major businesses, including a Wal-Mart, restaurants, pharmacies and a pediatric clinic, opened in the city limits within the past two years.Neal said the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-21/grovetown-preparing-growth
Fort Gordon pilot bus service attracting fewer riders than expected in first months

...People have to get used to the fact that it takes two buses," he said.Route 10 begins early in the morning at the Wal-Mart on Wrightsboro Road and then launches mid-morning from the food court entrance at Augusta Mall. The bus stops at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-19/fort-gordon-pilot-bus-servic
Dollar Drag: surging buck hits US corporate earnings

...chain Hilton, and the navigation device maker Garmin have joined the ranks of the dollar debilitated. On Thursday, Wal-Mart slashed its sales forecast for the rest of the year in half, largely because of the dollar."A lot of the companies...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-20/dollar-drag-surging-buck-h