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Hancock

Job openings in Central Georgia

Job openings in Central GeorgiaSee what positions are open across the heart of Georgia.
  • Hancock
  • 2 days, 14 hours ago
Money

Kmart becomes latest victim of data breach

Kmart becomes latest victim of data breachSears Holdings Corp. is announcing a data breach at its Kmart stores that started in early September.
  • Money
  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Money

Richest man predicts 3-day work week

Richest man predicts 3-day work weekCarlos Slim, the Mexican telecom tycoon worth over $80 billion, believes life would be better with a three-day work week.
  • Money
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Money

Dow scores biggest gain of 2014 on Fed minutes

Dow scores biggest gain of 2014 on Fed minutesThe Dow jumped 274.83 points, or 1.6%, to 16,994.22 -- erasing all of a 273-point dive Tuesday.
  • Money
  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Money

J.C. Penney plunges 12% after trading halted

J.C. Penney plunges 12% after trading haltedJ.C. Penney is tanking 11% to $8.21 Wednesday after trading was briefly halted before 11 a.m.
  • Money
  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Economy

States see more poverty among children, unemployed

States see more poverty among children, unemployedStates saw little relief from poverty in the past year, especially among children, the unemployed and those in the lowest income brackets.
  • Economy
  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Life

5 tips on how to dress for that job interview

5 tips on how to dress for that job interviewHow you dress for an interview can have a big impact on whether or not you get the job. Clothes, in general, can have a real effect on career success and financial gain.
  • Life
  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Macon

UPDATE: Macon bar owner, landlord spar over Grant's future

UPDATE: Macon bar owner, landlord spar over Grant's futureThe owners of Grant's Lounge may be headed to court with their landlord. He wants them to close temporarily, but they refuse.
  • Macon
  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Macon

Last call at Macon's Grant's Lounge? Not so fast

Last call at Macon's Grant's Lounge? Not so fastGrant's Lounge owners said recently they were going to close. They've change their mind, but their landlord hasn't.
  • Macon
  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Money

Bank overdraft fees reach a new high

Bank overdraft fees reach a new highThe overdraft fee isn't only one of the country's most reviled banking fees, it's also on what seems to be an unstoppable rise.
  • Money
  • 3 weeks, 5 days ago
Money

How to erase credit card late-payment fees

How to erase credit card late-payment feesNot only does it never hurt to ask, but with credit card late-payment fees it's almost guaranteed to help.
  • Money
  • 1 month ago
Money

Walmart introduces checking account service

Walmart introduces checking account serviceIn a partnership with Green Dot Corp., Walmart announced Wednesday that it'll launch a checking account service that will be linked to a MasterCard debit card and simplify fees paid by customers.
  • Money
  • 1 month ago
Peach - Crawford

Blue Bird sold to Texas company

Blue Bird sold to Texas companyHennessey Capital Acquisition has purchased Fort Valley's Blue Bird Corp. for nearly $500 million.
  • Peach - Crawford
  • 1 month ago
Money

How to save money at the grocery store

How to save money at the grocery storeWhen the grocery store cashier is printing out that long, long receipt with details of all the money you just spent, you might have a sinking feeling. You may wonder if you could have saved more money. The truth is, you probably could have saved a lot more money if you...
  • Money
  • 1 month ago
Macon

Macon sports bar closes after 16 years

Macon sports bar closes after 16 yearsAfter 16 years in business, CJ's Sports Bar & Grill in Macon had last call Sunday night.
  • Macon
  • 1 month ago
Economy

Study: Recovery eludes long-term unemployed

Study: Recovery eludes long-term unemployedMore than 20% of Americans laid off the past five years are still unemployed and one in four who found work is in a temporary job, according to a survey out Monday.
  • Economy
  • 1 month ago
Nation

US gas prices fall, extending summer decline

US gas prices fall, extending summer declineA national survey says the average price of a gallon of regular gasoline has dropped another 9 cents over the last two weeks.
  • Nation
  • 1 month ago
Money

Tax refunds will be cut for ACA recipients

Tax refunds will be cut for ACA recipientsThose affected took advance payments of the premium tax credit for health insurance.
  • Money
  • 1 month ago
Macon

Crews working to reopen shuttered downtown Macon hotel

Crews working to reopen shuttered downtown Macon hotelCrews are working at the former Ramada Plaza hotel in downtown Macon with hopes of reopening before the end of the year.
  • Macon
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Macon

Goodwill hosting Macon job fair Thursday

Goodwill hosting Macon job fair ThursdayMore than 30 employers will be on hand at Goodwill Industries of Middle Georgia's job fair Thursday in Macon
  • Macon
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Money

Home Depot confirms breach of credit card system

Home Depot confirms breach of credit card systemHome Depot on Monday confirmed a breach of its payment data systems in the United States and Canada.
  • Money
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Money

Olive Garden: $100 for 7 weeks of pasta

Olive Garden: $100 for 7 weeks of pastaThe Pasta Pass costs $100 and gets you unlimited pasta for 7 weeks.
  • Money
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Economy

Impact of a Mercer Football Game

Impact of a Mercer Football GameThe Mercer Football team continues to bring wins, as well as a positive impact to our local economy.
  • Economy
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Money

Macon gas prices drop from last year

Macon gas prices drop from last yearAccording to AAA, the average price of gas in Macon today is $3.24. That's around 13 cents cheaper than last year.
  • Money
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Nation

Home Depot's credit cards may have been hacked

Home Depot's credit cards may have been hackedA massive batch of credit and debit card information that went on sale on a criminal Internet site Tuesday may be from Home Depot stores.
  • Nation
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Economy

Major layoffs expected at Turner Broadcasting

Major layoffs expected at Turner BroadcastingAnother round of major layoffs is expected at Turner Broadcasting, and half will likely come out of Atlanta.
  • Economy
  • 2 months ago
Local

Unemployment rates up slightly in metro Macon, Warner Robins

Unemployment rates up slightly in metro Macon, Warner RobinsMetro Macon's unemployment rate rose four-tenths of a percentage from June to July and up five-tenths in Warner Robins.
  • Local
  • 2 months ago