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Southern Wholesale Glass to expand, add jobs in Americus

AMERICUS, Ga. (WALB) - Southern Wholesale Glass in Americus broke ground on a multi-million dollar project expansion project on Thursday.

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Southern Wholesale Glass to Expand Facility, Create 60 Additional Jobs With Multi-Million Dollar Investment

In conjunction with the Sumter County Development Authority, Citizens Bank, Pickle Construction, the Baldwin Agency, South Georgia Technical College, and Georgia Southwestern State University,...

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South Georgia Technical College, Sumter County, Named 'Best Community College in Georgia' for 2020

“South Georgia Technical College has a tremendous reputation for providing an outstanding two-year education that prepares students for the workforce,” said South Georgia Technical College President Dr. John Watford.

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Phoebe Sumter Medical Center Named Top Small Hospital

Georgia Trend Magazine announces that our very own Phoebe Sumter Medical Center has been named Top Small Hospital, ranking #9 of 20.


Calculated by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, scoring was based on a Total Performance Score...

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New Rees Park Economic Development Center SCORE Office in Need of Business Mentors

We are looking for Sumter business leaders to counsel Sumter businesses.

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FREE Business Consulting Offered in Sumter County Through the Rees Park Economic Development Center

Sponsored by the Sumter County Development Authority, One Sumter and the Sumter County Chamber of Commerce, consultant Heather Sharpe...

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New Development Authority Economic Director Welcomed During Reception

Following an intensive search, the Sumter County Development Authority announced the appointment of Rusty Warner as its new Executive Director during its July board meeting, with a reception held last Wednesday, which also included his wife, Susan.


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