5 Georgia Banks Evaluated in Latest FDIC Compliance Check

One of the 5 banks received a grade of 'Outstanding' The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) recently issued its list of state nonmember banks recently...

Motel Manager Fired for Refusing to Provide Room Rentals to LGBT Group

A motel manager who would not provide room rentals to a LGBT group has lost her job. The Rural America Pride Committee was seeking lodging...

Georgia Power Customers to See Another Credit on June Bill

Are you a Georgia Power customer? You'll be receiving a credit on your June service bill.

Walmart Donations to Flood & Storm Relief Now Total $1 Million

The latest announcement builds on earlier commitments made in March, early May and last week, providing support to states across the Midwest and South, including Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Dakota and Texas

FDIC-Backed Banks Report Net Income of $60.7 Billion in First Quarter 2019

Community Banks' Net Income Increases 10.1 Percent from a Year Earlier

Invesco to Expand Atlanta Global HQ with 500 Jobs and $70 Million Investment

Governor Brian P. Kemp announced this week that Invesco, one of the world’s leading investment managers, plans to significantly expand its global headquarters in...

BI-LO, Harveys Supermarket and Winn-Dixie Launch Program to Honor Fallen Military

The grocers have promised to help provide educational scholarships to the children and spouses impacted by a loved one’s sacrifice for the United States military.

US Dept of Labor Cites GA Tire Manufacturer & Contractors for 22 Safety &...

The three companies collectively face $523,895 in proposed penalties. 

USB Cables Sold at Target Recalled Over Shock & Fire Hazards

The product was sold in stores across the country and online at Target.com. The cables are used to charge cellphones and other electronics that use lightning connector charging cables.

DNR to close oyster harvest June 1

This routine closure meets the requirements of Georgia’s Vibrio parahaemolyticus (Vp) control plan, which protects public health, according to DNR.