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  • Stats Not Telling All About Foreclosures In Beaufort County

    Stats Not Telling All About Foreclosures In Beaufort County

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 6:37 PM EDT2014-07-30 22:37:13 GMT
    Beaufort county is seeing a drastic decline in the number of foreclosed homes being sold, down nearly 20% from 2010 but realtors like Maria Skrip says things are beginning to stabilize"If you look at how many foreclosures we sold last year versus this year, we actually would be flat. last year we came in at around 12% of the properties that we sold in Bluffton and Hilton Head, in homes and villas were foreclosure properties, this year we're at about 11. So there's some stability there."But ot...
    Beaufort county is seeing a drastic decline in the number of foreclosed homes being sold, down nearly 20% from 2010 but realtors like Maria Skrip says things are beginning to stabilize"If you look at how many foreclosures we sold last year versus this year, we actually would be flat. last year we came in at around 12% of the properties that we sold in Bluffton and Hilton Head, in homes and villas were foreclosure properties, this year we're at about 11. So there's some stability there."But ot...
  • Two Rulings on Federal Subsidies Call Healthcare Law into Question Again

    Two Rulings on Federal Subsidies Call Healthcare Law into Question Again

    Two Rulings on Federal Subsidies Call Healthcare Law into Question Again

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  • SCAM ALERT: ECSO Warns of DEA Scam

    SCAM ALERT: ECSO Warns of DEA Scam

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 3:06 PM EDT2014-07-23 19:06:27 GMT
    The Effingham County Sheriff’s Office is warning the public of another scam where the con artist is portraying themselves as a law enforcement officer. ECSO received a report yesterday from a citizen who said they received a call from someone claiming he was a DEA Agent. The con artist advised the victim the DEA had been monitoring her phone calls, text messages, and e mails. He further advised she needed to write an apology letter about being involved in prescription medications. He told her...
    The Effingham County Sheriff’s Office is warning the public of another scam where the con artist is portraying themselves as a law enforcement officer. ECSO received a report yesterday from a citizen who said they received a call from someone claiming he was a DEA Agent. The con artist advised the victim the DEA had been monitoring her phone calls, text messages, and e mails. He further advised she needed to write an apology letter about being involved in prescription medications. He told her...
  • Second Vote Lowers Effingham Co. Water and Sewer Rates

    Second Vote Lowers Effingham Co. Water and Sewer Rates

    Tuesday, July 15 2014 11:16 PM EDT2014-07-16 03:16:33 GMT
    Tuesday evening the Effingham County Commission re-voted on water and sewer rates that it recently increased at their May 6th meeting. Since then customers have had to pay rates double or even triple to what they were used to seeing on their monthly bill. However, county commissioners agreed to go back to the original water base rate of $10 and sewer at $15. The usage fees will go up by 16-cents per thousand gallon. Commissioners also voted to credit customers the last two months of higher bi...
    Tuesday evening the Effingham County Commission re-voted on water and sewer rates that it recently increased at their May 6th meeting. Since then customers have had to pay rates double or even triple to what they were used to seeing on their monthly bill. However, county commissioners agreed to go back to the original water base rate of $10 and sewer at $15. The usage fees will go up by 16-cents per thousand gallon. Commissioners also voted to credit customers the last two months of higher bi...
  • Sports Council Announces Savannah Women's Half Marathon & 5K

    Sports Council Announces Savannah Women's Half Marathon & 5K

    Tuesday, July 15 2014 12:44 PM EDT2014-07-15 16:44:02 GMT
    Tuesday morning, the Savannah Sports Council announced the Publix Savannah Women's Half Marathon 5K. The event will be March 28, 2015 at 7 A.M., and the council expects to host 3,000 women runners. The run will highlight Savannah's historic district, starting and finishing at the Forysth Park fountain. The proceeds will benefit the Leukemia Lymphoma Society.PricingKick-Off Sale: $55 for Half Marathon $25 for 5K through July 18After Kick-Off Sale:$65 for Half Marathon $30 for 5K July 19-Se...
    Tuesday morning, the Savannah Sports Council announced the Publix Savannah Women's Half Marathon 5K. The event will be March 28, 2015 at 7 A.M., and the council expects to host 3,000 women runners. The run will highlight Savannah's historic district, starting and finishing at the Forysth Park fountain. The proceeds will benefit the Leukemia Lymphoma Society.PricingKick-Off Sale: $55 for Half Marathon $25 for 5K through July 18After Kick-Off Sale:$65 for Half Marathon $30 for 5K July 19-Se...
  • Armstrong State University to Waive Fees for Active Duty Military

    Armstrong State University to Waive Fees for Active Duty Military

    Tuesday, July 15 2014 11:42 AM EDT2014-07-15 15:42:45 GMT
    Armstrong State University says it will waive all mandatory student fees for active duty military starting in the fall semester of 2014. “A potential barrier to soldiers attending public institutions is the cost of mandatory fees not covered by Tuition Assistance,” said Armstrong president Dr. Linda M. Bleicken. “With this fee waiver, soldiers at Fort Stewart and Hunter Army Airfield will be able to pursue degree programs at Armstrong without additional out-of-pocket expenses.”To further exte...
    Armstrong State University says it will waive all mandatory student fees for active duty military starting in the fall semester of 2014. “A potential barrier to soldiers attending public institutions is the cost of mandatory fees not covered by Tuition Assistance,” said Armstrong president Dr. Linda M. Bleicken. “With this fee waiver, soldiers at Fort Stewart and Hunter Army Airfield will be able to pursue degree programs at Armstrong without additional out-of-pocket expenses.”To further exte...
  • O.C. Welch Ford Lincoln Offers Car Care Clinic

    O.C. Welch Ford Lincoln Offers Car Care Clinic

    CAR CARE CLINICO.C. Welch Ford Lincoln is hosting a series of NEW owners clinics for ALL Ford and Lincoln owners on the 1st and 3rd Saturdays of every month.  Topics that will be covered are: sync, My
    O.C. Welch Ford Lincoln is hosting a series of NEW owners clinics for ALL Ford and Lincoln owners on the 1st and 3rd Saturdays of every month.
  • Franklin Chevrolet New Facility Grand Opening & Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

    Franklin Chevrolet New Facility Grand Opening & Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

    Franklin Chevrolet, Cadillac, Buick, GMC will be holding their Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for their all new, state-of-the-art dealership in Statesboro on July 18th, 2013. After the ribbon
    Franklin Chevrolet, Cadillac, Buick, GMC will be holding their Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for their all new, state-of-the-art dealership in Statesboro on July 18th, 2013. After the ribbon
  • 3rd Annual Pet Care and Adoption Fair

    3rd Annual Pet Care and Adoption Fair

    Celebrating Mothers' Day Weekend can't get any better than saving money on your pets' health care at the Third Annual Pet Care and Adoption Fair. Services available will include Low-Cost Pet Vaccinations
    Celebrating Mothers' Day Weekend can't get any better than saving money on your pets' health care at the Third Annual Pet Care and Adoption Fair. Services available will include Low-Cost Pet Vaccinations
  • Dangerous Dog Treats Recalled

    Dangerous Dog Treats Recalled

    Dogs are man's best friend-- so we do a lot to try to keep them happy and healthy. A vaccination, toys, treats-- but could some of these things actually be harmful to your pet's health? Turns out, the
    Dogs are man's best friend-- so we do a lot to try to keep them happy and healthy. A vaccination, toys, treats-- but could some of these things actually be harmful to your pet's health?
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  • McDonald's of Savannah Gives Away a Car!

    McDonald's of Savannah Gives Away a Car!

    On Wednesday morning, July 23rd, 53 McDonald's restaurant managers from all across the Low Country and Coastal Empire vied for the opportunity to win a brand new Ford Fiesta and other cash prizes as a reward for their accomplishments during the past nine months. This is the third car giveaway for the Savannah McDonald's Co-Op in the past 20 months.This year's winner, Jose Torres has worked for the Stanberry Organization since he was 16 years old. Through his hard work and dedication, Torres w...
    On Wednesday morning, July 23rd, 53 McDonald's restaurant managers from all across the Low Country and Coastal Empire vied for the opportunity to win a brand new Ford Fiesta and other cash prizes as a reward for their accomplishments during the past nine months. This is the third car giveaway for the Savannah McDonald's Co-Op in the past 20 months.This year's winner, Jose Torres has worked for the Stanberry Organization since he was 16 years old. Through his hard work and dedication, Torres w...
  • Dormant Bank Accounts, Reclaiming Your Cash

    Dormant Bank Accounts, Reclaiming Your Cash

    Dormant Bank Accounts, Reclaiming Your Cash

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 12:10 AM EDT2014-04-23 04:10:06 GMT
    It might seem impossible to forget about your own money. But it happens. Enough to where there are laws in place for banks to follow when your account goes dormant. But the money is still yours and you can get it back.
    It might seem impossible to forget about your own money. But it happens. Enough to where there are laws in place for banks to follow when your account goes dormant. But the money is still yours and you can get it back.
  • Turbo Tax Filers in S.C May Encounter Delays

    Turbo Tax Filers in SC May Encounter Delays Because of Potential Error

    Saturday, April 12 2014 2:27 AM EDT2014-04-12 06:27:56 GMT
    Turbo Tax Filers in SC May Encounter Refund Delays Because of Potential Error
    Turbo Tax Filers in SC May Encounter Refund Delays Because of Potential Error
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