Local news stories affecting the auto body industry in Florida, Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, Tennessee, and West Virginia
The year 2013 looked promising for Anjenette Hodges and her family. The mother of four was attending college and close to earning a degree in criminal justice.
Hands-on, practical learning experiences are at the core of preparing students at Charlottesville Albemarle Technical Education Center (CATEC) in Albemarle County, VA, for post-graduate success. Recently, auto body students took on a new project that advances that mission.
Attorney General Josh Stein filed a lawsuit Sept. 25 against Sterling Paint & Body, LLC, Collision Warehouse, LLC, Sterling Gabriel and Nichole Gabriel over auto repair schemes in the Charlotte, NC, area.
On Sept. 27 at 2 p.m., Sun Toyota will host executives of GEICO® and local dignitaries to donate a 2015 Dodge Journey vehicle to Starting Right, Now, a 501(C) (3) nonprofit program for homeless teens.
Cody Mayfield wears two hats: one as a third-generation body shop owner and a second as a firefighter for the Carroll County Fire Department in Georgia.
Some 60 first responders representing 20 fire stations from Virginia gathered Thursday, Sept. 20 at the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety’s Vehicle Research Center in Ruckersville, VA, for a demonstration of the latest techniques in emergency vehicle extrication.
Hurricane Florence downgraded from a Category 1 hurricane to a tropical storm Sept. 14, but the floods continue to threaten the North Carolina coast.
After 47 years of working with the family business, Bud Sikes sold the assets of Sikes & Stowe Downtown Collision and stepped out of the business Friday, Sept. 14.