African American Businesses

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Earnest McIntosh, Sr. grew up crabbing with his father near Harris Neck, Ga. Later when it came time for he and his son to make a living on the water together, crabs were over. Now McIntosh and Son Seafood is trying to make a living farming oysters.

The Savannah Bananas are back in the playoffs this week. This comes after Savannah’s collegiate team broke the league record for attendance, again. We talk with team president, Jared Orton. Then, we hear from some number one fans.

The personal finance site Nerd Wallet says Atlanta is the nation’s best place for African-American-owned businesses. Savannah and Columbus scored high marks as well. We spoke with Cindy Yang from NerdWallet.