GAINESVILLE - A Gainesville business received the Small Business of the Year award Thursday night from the Georgia Downtown Development Association. The award was presented at the group's annual Conference in Decatur. <br />
Dress Up operates ten stores in north Georgia and metro Atlanta. The firm's corporate headquarters are located on the Gainesville square. <br />
Main Street Gainesville Manager Regina Mansfield nominated Dress Up for the award.
Jackson EMC President/CEO Chip Jakins announced Wednesday that its renewable energy supplier, Green Power EMC, has reached an agreement to purchase the full output of a new 52-Megawatt solar array planned for construction in Jeff Davis County near Hazlehurst.
Due to program and enrollment growth at its Cumming Campus, the University of North Georgia plans to lease the top floor of the Cumming City Hall for its Master of Business Administration and continuing education and professional development programs, that according to Associate Vice President of University Relations Kate Maine.