News Publishing Co., the owner of the Rome News-Tribune, will be sold to Times-Journal Inc. after the Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015, approval of the deal by a U.S. Bankruptcy Court judge.
The Georgia Department of Labor is set to help Mohawk Industries recruit 90 workers for the company’s manufacturing facilities in Gordon County.
NEW YORK (AP) — The huge cost of ensuring timely deliveries cost UPS during the holidays and the shipping company is now cutting its outlook for the year.
Shares plunged nearly 10 percent in premarket trading Friday.
The Atlanta company hired more workers and boosted capacity at its facilities during the busy holiday season to avoid a repeat of 2013, when shippers struggled with a deluge of orders.
UPS Inc. now expects 2014 earnings of $4.75 per share, down from its previous forecast of between $4.90 and $5 per share. Industry analysts had been looking for earnings of $4.96 per share, according to FactSet. For the fourth quarter, UPS expects earnings of $1.25 per share, well below the $1.47 per share analysts had projected.
Shares of FedEx Corp. are down more than 2 percent.
NEW YORK (AP) — The stock market is closing with a big gain after Europe's central bank offered an aggressive plan to revive that region's weak economy.
The Georgia Department of Labor will help Mohawk Industries recruit 90 workers for the company’s manufacturing facilities in Gordon County.
A fast food restaurant in Calhoun is set to reopen in a different location following its recent closure.
NEW YORK (AP) — The U.S. stock market is ending higher, helped by gains in technology companies and airlines.
n a rather amusing twist, Brooke Pancake has announced Waffle House as her newest sponsor. Pancake, a former All-American at Alabama, will visit Waffle House restaurants throughout the country while traveling on the LPGA and carry the restaurant chain's logo on her bag.
A new Walmart Neighborhood Market is opening Wednesday, Jan. 21, in Fort Oglethorpe following a brief ribbon-cutting ceremony at 7:30 a.m.
Emerson gets its first Chick-fil-A restaurant on Thursday, Jan. 22 and that means another “First 100″ Celebration.
For Calhoun resident Luree Echols, a member of the loosely connected group Helping Animals in Gordon County, education is the answer to controlling the pet population.
Buckhead, Ga., is home to an excess of fine dining, luxurious hotels and elegant motels. It is also now home to a little piece of Resaca.
NEW YORK (AP) — Energy companies are fueling a rally that snapped a five-day losing streak for the stock market.
MARIETTA — Marietta Daily Journal’s parent company, Times-Journal Inc., was the successful bidder in a bankruptcy auction for the Rome News Publishing Company on Thursday in Carrollton at the law offices of the debtor.
Now – January 30
Cabela’s is now accepting online applications for approximately 140 full-time, part-time and seasonal positions at its new Fort Oglethorpe, Ga., store.
Synovus Bank, owed $860,628.17 by News Publishing Co., spells out in a Wednesday motion a reimbursement plan it hopes a U.S. Bankruptcy Court judge will approve.
Mohawk Industries, Inc. today announced that the Company has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the IVC Group, which expands the Company's position as the leading global flooring manufacturer. The IVC Group is a major manufacturer of sheet vinyl, luxury vinyl tile and laminate, with operations in Europe and the United States and sales of approximately $700 million.
NEW YORK (AP) — The stock market is ending a see-saw day with small losses, as energy shares slip lower with the price of oil.
The relentless drop in oil prices continued Tuesday morning after the energy minister for the United Arab Emirates said Tuesday there are no plans for OPEC to curb production to shore up falling crude prices. The price of oil has slumped 57 percent since June last year as traders have bet that the supply glut will persist.
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are ending lower after investors were discouraged by weak U.S. wage growth and another drop in the price of oil.