Savannah Technical College will host Give Kids a Smile, a free event for children ages 3 to 18, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday, Feb. 6, in the Eckburg Auditorium, 5717 White Bluff Road. Children will receive dental care at the event.
With a symbolic, echoing boom from the 1824 cannon atop Old Fort Jackson on Thursday morning, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers officially kicked off the long-awaited construction phase of the Savannah Harbor Expansion Project.
Metro Savannah’s unemployment rate for December was 6.2 percent, up one-tenth of a percentage point from 6.1 percent in November, the Georgia Department of Labor announced Thursday. The rate in December 2013 was 6.6 percent.
Savannah Technical College has joined forces with the state’s Workforce Development Division and Coastal Workforce Services to introduce a program for qualified students to earn a Warehouse and Distribution Specialist certificate.
General Dynamics Corp. — corporate parent of Gulfstream Aerospace — reported a rise in fourth-quarter profits of nearly 42 percent over the same quarter in 2013, with orders for Gulfstream business jets the highest in more than three years.