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Pladd Dot: Big ideas, big location

Statesboro is home to a thriving music school founded by Chris Mitchell, a full-time music educator and accomplished performer. The former Southeast Bulloch High School music and chorus instructor recently moved his business, Pladd Dot Music, into a renovated 7,000 square foot building on North Main Street.

December 22, 2008 | By JAN MOORE | Business

Ready, set … start shopping

The holiday shopping season got off to a surprisingly solid start, according to data released Saturday by a research firm. But the sales boost during the post-Thanksgiving shopathon came at the expense of profits as the nation's retailers had to slash prices to attract the crowds in a season that is expected to be the weakest in decades.

December 15, 2008 | By JAN MOORE | Business

Beth Mathews completes Ga. Leadership Academy

Twenty six technical college executives from across the state of Georgia just graduated from the Technical College System of Georgia's Executive Leadership Academy.

December 15, 2008 | Special to the Herald | Business

Retailers hopeful for holidays

Local merchants are getting ready for what they hope will be a robust Christmas shopping season even though many economists believe it will be the weakest in decades. From deep discounts to discount cards, local retailers are trying to offset the sales declines that are affecting every segment of the marketplace.

December 08, 2008 | By JAN MOORE | Business

Financing Splash creates cooperation and dissension

Two weeks ago I reported that the county had decided to proceed with the expansion of Splash in the Boro, and had issued a request for loan proposals to several banks to procure funding for the project.

December 08, 2008 | By JAN MOORE | Business

Brad Williams named to FMB’s Board of Directors

Farmers and Merchants Bank president Ricky Nessmith announced the addition of Brad M. Williams to the bank's Board of Directors. Williams is a founding partner of Dabbs-Williams General Contractors which has been in business since 2000 and has grown to nearly $25 million in annual revenue and employs 35 people.

December 08, 2008 | Special to the Herald | Business

Kahley to lead First Southern mortgage division

First Southern National Bank recently announced the promotion of Kelly Kahley to head of the Mortgage Division. She will lead the bank's business development efforts as well.

December 01, 2008 | Special to the Herald | Business

Expansion is a ‘ball’ for Quality Inn

The Quality Inn and Suites on South Main Street in Statesboro is undergoing a major renovation including the addition of a ballroom and expanded meeting facilities.

December 01, 2008 | By JAN MOORE | Business

Statesboro home recognized by brick industry

Four Georgia-based architectural design firms and their building partners were recognized for outstanding skill and creativity in designing with brick at the AIA Georgia Design and Honor Awards Gala Celebration last month.

November 24, 2008 | Special to the Herald | Business

Splash to get 'splashier' attractions

Bulloch County Commissioners recently approved a proposal from local general contractor Lavender and Associates to begin a $4 million expansion of Splash in the Boro.

November 24, 2008 | By JAN MOORE | Business

A new vision for downtown Statesboro

Recently, the Downtown Statesboro Development Authority ushered in new leadership as Allen Muldrew was named the organization's executive director. A seasoned small business owner and political consultant, Muldrew brings a unique set of skills to his new role.

November 17, 2008 | By JAN MOORE | Business

Matt Anderson joins family firm

James M. Anderson and Associates, a Statesboro surveying company announced that Matt Anderson is returning to Statesboro to join the family business.

November 17, 2008 | Special to the Herald | Business

Auto dealers shore up for tough road

In what appears to be a sign of difficult financial times, two local car dealerships have closed in Statesboro - Trapnell Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep on Highway 301 South and NeSmith Select on the Veterans Memorial Parkway.

November 10, 2008 | By JAN MOORE | Business

Georgia Southern announces record enrollment

Georgia Southern University released its enrollment figures for the Fall 2008 semester last week showing record growth in enrollment, student retention, and an all-time high average SAT score by incoming freshmen.

November 10, 2008 | Special to the Herald | Business

The Grove to open in fall 2009

In the next few weeks, work is scheduled to begin on another new apartment complex near Georgia Southern University. The Grove in Statesboro is going to be built on a very large parcel in the Market District development behind the Market District Center, home of McAlister's Deli and Blount, Burke, Wimberly, and Hendricks Insurors among others.

November 03, 2008 | By JAN MOORE | Business

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Optim Orthopedics adds fellowship-trained surgeon

Optim Orthopedics, a leading orthopedic provider in southeast Georgia, adds orthopedist Gregory

September 28, 2015 | Special to the Herald | Business

Bulloch Farm Bureau earns honors

Led by longtime president Lannie Lee, the Bulloch County Farm Bureau was recognized recently for its outstanding member programs, during the Georgia Farm Bureau 7th ...

September 21, 2015 | Special to the Herald | Business

State picks A Kid's World director

Michelle Smith Lank, director of A Kid's World Learning Center in Statesboro, was selected recently as a member of the inaugural Quality Rated Advisory ...

September 21, 2015 | Special to the Herald | Business

Tax credits benefit businesses who educate workers

Georgia employers can now take advantage of new tax credits when they support employees' successful completion of a General Educational Development (GED) test. The Technical ...

September 07, 2015 | Special to the Herald | Business


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