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1HomePageMap small se 0816Local news stories affecting the auto body industry in Florida, Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, Tennessee, and West Virginia

AutoNation, Inc., America's largest automotive retailer, is "adopting" 50 local families in South Florida through a partnership with Neighbors 4 Neighbors' Adopt a Family 4 the Holidays Program. 

Safelite® Group, a nationwide vehicle glass services and recalibration company and owner of Safelite® AutoGlass, announced Nov. 10 an agreement to acquire the assets of the Lee & Cates Glass auto glass business. 

Nashville is bracing for winter amid the COVID-19 pandemic, with cold temperatures, indoor gatherings and flu season compounding concerns.

The Tennessee Collision Repair Association (TCRA) has been gaining momentum the past few months, and their efforts were on display at the association’s first quarterly meeting, held Nov. 5.

Hoping to bring happiness to educators and first responders amid their workday, the Jim Ellis Buick GMC Mall of Georgia team, along with Vice President Stacey Ellis, recently delivered 171 meals for the Gwinnett County Sherriff’s Office, Gwinnett County Fire Department Station 24 and teachers at Buford Elementary.

Insurers are bracing for a hit of about $4.3 billion from Hurricane Zeta in the U.S., catastrophe modeling company Karen Clark & Co (KCC) said Nov. 2.