The Darien & Sapelo Island Georgia Excursion

August 12th, 2019|News|

Current Tax Digest and Five-Year History of Levy and Notice of Proposed Property Tax Increase

Press Release Monday, August 5, 2019   The McIntosh County Industrial Development Authority Board of Directors Announces a Proposed Property Tax Revenue Increase                 The McIntosh County Industrial Development Authority Board of Directors today announces its intention to increase the property taxes it will levy this year by .40% over the rollback millage rate.  In [...]

August 6th, 2019|News|

New Industrial Development Authority board members, Poole and DeLoach, are sworn in

  The newly appointed McIntosh County Industrial Development Authority (MCIDA) board members, Davis Poole, left, and Buddy Deloach, right, were sworn in by Attorney Jay Duncan on Tuesday, January 29, 2019.  As designated by the McIntosh County Board of Commissioners and Darien City Council, the seven board members will serve rotating four year terms.  The [...]

February 4th, 2019|News|

‘Oaks on the River’ holds groundbreaking ceremony in Darien

'Oaks on the River' holds groundbreaking ceremony in Darien Article and photographs courtesy of The Brunswick News By TERRY DICKSON Art Lucas, from left, former state Sen. Ed Perry, Darien Mayor Bubba Hodge and Chris Harper, chairman of the McIntosh County Industrial Development Authority, dump shovelfuls of earth on the grounds of Lucas’ Oaks [...]

January 11th, 2019|News|

MCIDA names new President/CEO

McIntosh County Industrial Development Authority names new President/CEO as Wally Orrel retires Courtesy of The Darien News The announcement came last week, as board chairman, Chris Harper, made the announcement, "The Board of Directors of the McIntosh County Industrial Development Authority has selected Dawn Malin, an experienced development professional, as the new President and [...]

May 18th, 2018|News|

US Representative Buddy Carter hosting local discussion

US Representative Buddy Carter   US Representative Buddy Carter will be hosting a discussion on the new tax reform and how it will impact you and you family. When:     Tuesday, February 20, 2018 Time:      4:00 pm-5:15 pm Where:    Darien Telephone Company (Jackson Room)                This [...]

February 16th, 2018|News|

Sugar Marsh Cottage gets recognition

Courtesy of SavannahCEO    Sugar Marsh Cottage in Darien, GA Although he never visited the site, General James Oglethorpe planned the City of Darien, and gave it the distinction of being the second-oldest planned city in Georgia. He envisioned six squares in Darien; and adjacent to one of these squares sits what is possibly the [...]

February 8th, 2018|News|

Welding Program underway at MCA

  Ribbon cutting Ceremony held on Jan. 25 Welding Program Underway at MCA  Courtesy of The Darien News  February 1, 2018 Excitement filled the hallway, classroom and lab as administrators, teachers, county and city representatives, parents and students entered McIntosh County Academy (MCA) on Jan. 25 to witness the long awaited ribbon-cutting [...]

February 7th, 2018|News|

GPA surpasses 4M TEUs

The Port of Savannah grew its volumes by more than 400,000 twenty-foot equivalent container units in 2017, for a record total of 4.04 million TEUs

January 22nd, 2018|News|

Coastal Pines named Technical College of the Year

The Technical College System of Georgia selected Coastal Pines as the 2017 recipient of the Sonny Perdue Award for the TCSG’s College of the Year.

December 12th, 2017|News|