Jennifer Campbell Mock of the Mock Law Firm LLC in Statesboro was installed as the 70th president of the Young Lawyers Division (YLD) of the State Bar of Georgia on June 17 during the organization's annual meeting. She was sworn in by Justice Keith Blackwell of the Supreme Court of Georgia.
AgSouth marketing director Christy Smith announced that the association has hired Heather Brannen as a marketing specialist for the cooperative. Heather will be based out of the Statesboro office and will serve counties in southeast Georgia, as well as counties in South Carolina from the Lowcountry to the Midlands.
Earlier this year, Andrea Whitfield, a financial services specialist for AgSouth, announced that the cooperative's Statesboro employees had pledged 100 days of personal service to their community to celebrate Farm Credit's service to our nation's rural communities.
If you're new to farming or taking over your family's business and want to grow, you may want to register for AgSouth Farm Credit's AGAware Educational Workshop. AGAware is a national award-winning program aimed at providing young and beginning farmers with the information and tools to help them prosper.
AgSouth Farm Credit Marketing Director Christy Smith said the cooperative has created a contest to help include future generations of farmers. The Farm Credit System will celebrate 100 years of providing services to farmers and rural America on July 17.
Secretary of State Brian Kemp traveled to Bulloch County last week to speak to the Statesboro Board of Realtors. Secretary Kemp addressed the group during a lunch meet-and-greet session at RJ's Seafood and Steaks on upcoming elections and important voting dates.
The Board of Directors of the Statesboro Convention and Visitors Bureau has announced that Becky Davis will become executive director. Davis took over as interim executive director when Heidi Jeffers left the positon in November.
AgSouth Farm Credit CFO Lisa Gunter announced today that the cooperative has, once again, set aside $25,000 to help community-based farmers markets promote their markets during 2016.
Greg Proctor, manager for member services of Excelsior Electric Membership Corporation, was named president/CEO by the Excelsior EMC board of directors beginning April 1.
WASHINGTON - U.S. home sales rebounded in December after new regulations had delayed the completion of purchases in November. And total sales in 2015 were the most in nine years.
Our cars, our homes, our appliances and even our toys: Things around us are going to keep getting smarter. In 2016, we'll entrust even more of our lives and their intimate details to machines - not to mention the companies that run them.
In early December, nine Master of Fine Arts graduate candidates from the Betty Foy Sanders Department of Art at Georgia Southern University drove to Miami to attend one of the largest art shows in the world.
Georgia Farm Bureau members in the organization's Middle Georgia Region recently re-elected Robert Fountain Jr. of Emanuel County to represent their region on the Georgia Farm Bureau Board of Directors for another three-year term.
The Georgia Southern University Online MBA was named recently among the best online MBA programs for 2015-2016 by "AffordableColleges Online.org" in its third annual ranking for Best Online MBA programs.
Paula Troupe has joined Queensborough National Bank and Trust Mortgage as a Mortgage Loan Officer, specializing in FHA, VA, and Conventional Loan Financing. Ms Troupe has been in mortgage banking for 30 years.