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Delta Credit Union reaches 300,000 members
From staff reports Delta Community Credit Union, which has three Cobb County locations, announced it has reached a membership of 300,000, a record in the Atlanta-based company’s 74-year history. De...
July 31, 2014 09:33 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Beazer Homes USA 3rd-quarter loss widens
Beazer Homes USA Inc.'s fiscal third quarter loss widened, stung by a loss on debt extinguishment.
July 31, 2014 11:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Southern Co. 2Q profit more than doubles
Southern Co. on Wednesday reported earnings that more than doubled in its second quarter, and topped analysts' expectations.
July 30, 2014 11:10 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fifth Third brings back cancer campaign
Fifth Third Bank, which has several locations in the Marietta and Kennesaw area, announced Tuesday it is bringing back its “Pay to the Order of” campaign after a successful first quarter run that h...
July 29, 2014 08:18 PM | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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North Cobb Business Association’s Alive After Five event Thursday
The North Cobb Business Association will have its July Alive After Five event at Primeco Insurance, 2615 Sandy Plains Road in Marietta from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. tomorrow. Admission is free. For more i...
July 29, 2014 08:16 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local elected to CBA division
The Community Bankers Association of Georgia’s Leadership Division named Katherine Kay, senior vice president of Human Resources and Marketing for Georgia Commerce Bank, which has locations in Acwo...
July 29, 2014 08:13 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Six Flags hosting 'Fright Fest' recruitment event
Six Flags Over Georgia is looking to hire hundreds of workers to staff the park's annual Halloween event.
July 28, 2014 08:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Community Bank of the South reports 2Q results
Community Bank of the South, based at 3016 Atlanta Road in Smyrna, announced the unaudited financial results for the second quarter, ending June 30, 2014. “I am pleased to report income of $1.3 mil...
July 28, 2014 12:07 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Don Powell joins State Bank and Trust Company
Don Powell has joined State Bank and Trust Company as senior mortgage lender. Powell is based in State Bank’s Cobb County office at 250 Church Street in Marietta and has more than 40 years financia...
July 28, 2014 12:06 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Gas South donates $22K to United Way
From staff reports Cumberland-based Gas South, the official natural gas provider of the Atlanta Braves, has donated $22,325 to United Way of Metropolitan Atlanta at the season’s midway point as par...
July 31, 2014 09:34 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lockheed AERO donates $5K to literacy council
From staff reports Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Employees Reaching Out Club donated $5,000 to the Cobb Literacy Council, a division of CobbWorks Inc. The funds will allow the CLC to expand English a...
July 31, 2014 09:31 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Target taps outsider as CEO for needed shakeup
UPDATE: Target is bringing in an outsider as its CEO for the first time as the retailer fights to redefine itself to American shoppers.
July 31, 2014 04:10 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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A more vigorous US economy appears to be emerging
UPDATE: The U.S. economy has rebounded with vigor from a grim start to 2014 and should show renewed strength into next year.
July 30, 2014 02:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Manhattan Associates reports record 2Q results
Cumberland-based Manhattan Associates Inc. reported record non-GAAP adjusted diluted earnings per share for the second quarter ending June 30, 2014 of 29 cents compared to 24 cents in 2Q 2013, on l...
July 29, 2014 08:17 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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MBA’s Business and Biscuits Thursday
The Marietta Business Association will have a Business and Biscuits networking event from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. tomorrow at the Marietta Museum of History, 1 Depot Street, Suite 200 in Marietta, with c...
July 29, 2014 08:14 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Windsong lauds veteran employee
Windsong Properties, which builds the Bel-Aire community in Powder Springs, announced the 10th anniversary of veteran employee, Carrie Roeger, who serves as the operations manager for the active ad...
July 29, 2014 08:11 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Study: 35 percent in US facing debt collectors
More than 35 percent of Americans have debts and unpaid bills that have been reported to collection agencies, according to a study released Tuesday by the Urban Institute.
July 29, 2014 10:20 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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UPS 2Q profit drops, lowers outlook on spending
UPS lowered its outlook for the year as it announced plans to spend more on technology and other enhancements to improve service during peak season.
July 29, 2014 09:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kellogg Co. announces plan to close Georgia plant
A food manufacturing company has announced plans to close a plant in western Georgia by the end of next year.
July 28, 2014 04:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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