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Blue Ridge Fest promises a weekend of great times
April 23, 2010 – 7:00 pm | No Comment
Blue Ridge Fest promises a weekend of great times | Test

Make your plans now to be in Pickens for the 13th Annual Blue Ridge Fest May 14-15.

Subway opens for breakfast
April 9, 2010 – 7:11 pm | No Comment
Subway opens for breakfast | Test

Subway restaurants are biting into fast food industry’s $40 billion breakfast business with the introduction of a new breakfast menu. Subway restaurants in the area are now serving a variety of breakfast omelet sandwiches, made to order with choice of bread, cheese, meat, veggies and sauces.

Firm installs help for disabled drivers
April 9, 2010 – 7:06 pm | No Comment
Firm installs help for disabled drivers | Test

Lowry Oil Company Inc. and LocoMart have recently installed a system that will aid disabled drivers who need assistance refueling their cars.

Chattooga Belle Farm plans grand opening event
April 9, 2010 – 7:05 pm | No Comment
Chattooga Belle Farm plans grand opening event | Test

Chattooga Belle Farm, 454 Damascus Church Road, will celebrate its grand opening event from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., May 1.
Chattooga Belle Farm is a 138-acre working farm in the shadow of the Blue Ridge Mountains. The centerpiece of the farm is a large event barn for weddings, special occasions and corporate retreats.

Local favorite comes back
April 9, 2010 – 7:01 pm | No Comment
Local favorite comes back | Test

The Oconee Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting and business-after-hours at Southern Elegance Designs, a unique gift and boutique shop, located at highways 28 and 188 just behind CVS.

Business briefs, 4-9
April 9, 2010 – 1:08 am | No Comment
Business briefs, 4-9 | Test

Take a quick look at what’s going on in businesses in the community and around the world

Oconee Federal achieves highest rating
April 9, 2010 – 1:06 am | No Comment

Oconee Federal Savings & Loan Association has been presented with BauerFinancial’s 5-Star Superior rating.
This marks the 87th consecutive quarter that Oconee Federal Savings & Loan Association has earned this distinction. Only 1 percent of the nation’s banks can claim that.

Duke company wants to use trees as power plant fuel
April 9, 2010 – 1:02 am | One Comment
Duke company wants to use trees as power plant fuel | Test

As Duke Energy turns to cleaner-burning wood to help fuel some of its coal-fired power plants in North and South Carolina, some environmentalists worry that growing demand could damage local forests.

Business briefs, 3-3
March 2, 2010 – 8:30 pm | No Comment
Business briefs, 3-3 | Test

Tiffiney Addis, owner and photographer at Tiffiney Photography, will hold a gallery show titled “Angels Among Us” with proceeds to benefit the Foothills Pregnancy Care Center.

Akridge, Edward Jones finding success amid troubled economic times
March 2, 2010 – 8:00 pm | No Comment
Akridge, Edward Jones finding success amid troubled economic times | Test

Mark Akridge, a financial adviser for national investment firm Edward Jones, got into the business in August 2008, just as the country’s economy was hitting the worst months of a deep recession.