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Valdosta Main Street Director Appointed to GDA Board

Valdosta Main Street Director Appointed to GDA Board

| August 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

VALDOSTA – Valdosta Main Street Director Ellen Hill was recently appointed to the Georgia Downtown Association Board of Directors to serve a two-year term from 2017-2019. The Georgia Downtown Association is the state’s leading advocate for the economic viability of Georgia’s traditional downtowns. As a professional working to foster downtown revitalization, historic preservation, community economic development […]

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Why Fear is Your Friend

Why Fear is Your Friend

| August 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

By Curt Fowler | Fowler & Company Fear is good. Fear heightens our senses and makes us more alert. It makes us ready to fight (or run)! Fear lets us know we are alive. We can never be bored while being scared. Soren Kierkegaard stated, “boredom is the root of all evil.” Think about that. […]

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Ranch, Cookie Mix and more on Georgia food recall list

Ranch, Cookie Mix and more on Georgia food recall list

| August 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

This following is a summary of new or updated/expanded food recalls impacting Georgia. For specific product identifiers (lot codes, expiration dates, etc.) and additional recall info, please click the links, which will redirect you to the official recall notice. Seven Sundays LLC is recalling Vanilla Cherry Pecan Muesli because it may contain an undeclared allergen (almonds). The product […]

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SGMC Honors August Hospital Heroes

SGMC Honors August Hospital Heroes

| August 17, 2017 | 0 Comments

VALDOSTA – Joy filled the room on Wednesday, as the Hospital Authority of Valdosta Lowndes County, GA Board of Directors honored a team of hospital heroes for their role in saving a patient’s life. However, it wasn’t the typical physical life that being saved, but a spiritual one. A few weekends ago, Leighton Delk, a […]

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Dr. Cliff Thomas Joins SGMC

Dr. Cliff Thomas Joins SGMC

| August 16, 2017 | 1 Comments

LAKELAND – South Georgia Medical Center campuses and affiliates welcome Clifton B. Thomas, MD, to its Lanier Campus in Lakeland. Dr. Thomas is board certified in Family Medicine and will provide comprehensive primary care to patients 12 years and older. Initially, Thomas will provide care to patients in Dr. Mandy Lucas’s office until she returns in […]

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UGA SBDC at VSU Offers Free Course in Doing Business with the Federal Government

UGA SBDC at VSU Offers Free Course in Doing Business with the Federal Government

| August 16, 2017 | 0 Comments

VALDOSTA — The University of Georgia Small Business Development Center at Valdosta State University will present Business Next Steps: Doing Business with the Federal Government from 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 30, in the University Center. Registration is free of charge. Business Next Steps: Doing Business with the Federal Government is an opportunity for business […]

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VSU’s College of Business Administration Named Among Top Five Best

VSU’s College of Business Administration Named Among Top Five Best

| August 16, 2017 | 0 Comments

VALDOSTA — Valdosta State University’s Harley Langdale Jr. College of Business Administration has been named one of 2017’s Top Five Best Online Business Schools in Georgia by GreatBusinessSchools.org. To determine its Top Five Best Online Business Schools in Georgia rankings, GreatBusinessSchools.org analyzed data from more than two dozen Georgia-based institutions of higher education offering at […]

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Wiregrass Advanced Leadership Academy to Start August 24

Wiregrass Advanced Leadership Academy to Start August 24

| August 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

VALDOSTA – Directors, Managers, and Supervisors must possess effective leadership skills to manage and motivate employees to perform at their peak.  Wiregrass Georgia Technical College is now offering an Advanced Leadership Academy through the college’s Economic Development Department.  If those interested have taken the Frontline Leadership Academy or participated in equivalent training or a seasoned […]

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Papayas, protein bars and more on Georgia food recall list

Papayas, protein bars and more on Georgia food recall list

| August 11, 2017 | 0 Comments

The following is a summary of new or updated/expanded food recalls impacting Georgia. For specific product identifiers (lot codes, expiration dates, etc.) and additional recall info, please click the links, which will redirect you to the official recall notice. Hudson Valley Foods, Inc. – Amrita Bars in various flavors because they have the potential to be contaminated […]

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Bush Wealth Management: August 2017 Economic Update

Bush Wealth Management: August 2017 Economic Update

| August 11, 2017 | 0 Comments

Kent Patrick presents the Bush Wealth Management August 2017 Economic Update.

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