C.M. Tanner Grocery Co. celebrates 120 years in Carrollton

The wholesale company is now run by Tanner’s great-grandson, John Tanner III, whom everyone calls Johnny.
Source: Carrollton Times-Georgian

Conyers appliance business closes after 50 years
Ray Garner has closed the Trading Center; he sold the property to the owners of the local Wendy’s restaurant but will continue fixing appliances through a home-based business.
Source: Rockdale Citizen

Southern Living Hotel Collection to put headquarters in Senoia
Source: Fayette Citizen News

Georgia Power wants rate increase
Georgia Power asked the Public Service Commission late Friday for a $482 million rate increase, or about $7.84 per month for the average residential customer.
Source: Augusta Chronicle/Saturday

Atlanta Gas Light wants $275 million from customers for pipe replacement
3,320 miles of plastic pipeline would be replaced.
Source: AccessNorthGa.com/AP

Plum Creek Timber Co. buys more land in Floyd County
The Seattle-based timberland holder controls 13,321 acres in Floyd County alone.
Source: Rome News-Tribune

Delta Air Lines’ museum to get overhaul
A $6.3 million renovation will be funded by the Delta Air Lines Foundation.
Source: Atlanta Journal-Constitution

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