Regulations, market dynamics changing funeral business

RALEIGH — Walk through a cemetery and you notice a quiet, reverent hush.Some graves and cemeteries are cared for with a meticulous touch, lush w...

October 31st, 2017 |  


BCC’s Small Business Center offering no-cost workshops

DUBLIN — The Small Business Center of Bladen Community College is offering no-cost seminars throughout October.The final three seminars of the E...

October 4th, 2017 |  


Bikini baristas sue Washington city over dress code law

SEATTLE (AP) — Seven bikini baristas and the owner of a chain of the coffee stands called “Hillbilly Hotties” sued the city of Evere...

September 14th, 2017 |  


Priss Pots: new business open in Elizabethtown

Priss Pots: new business open in Elizabethtown

ELIZABETHTOWN — A new boutique has pranced into town.Aug. 22 saw the opening in downtown Elizabethtown of Priss Pots, a boutique dedicated to &#...

September 13th, 2017 |  


Williams to serve as keynote speaker

ELIZABETHTOWN — Maurice Williams, president of the Elizabethtown-White Lake Area Chamber of Commerce, will be the keynote speaker at the Bladen ...

September 4th, 2017 |  


Bladen Community College offering no-cost business seminars

DUBLIN — The Small Business Center of Bladen Community College is offering no-cost business seminars in September.They are:— Social Media ...

August 24th, 2017 |  


Elizabethtown family gets $15,000 for service dog

Elizabethtown family gets $15,000 for service dog

ELIZABETHTOWN – For several years, Anita Autry, a resident of Elizabethtown, has been trying to find the money to secure an autism service dog f...

August 7th, 2017 |  


BCC offers no-cost business seminars

DUBLIN — The Small Business Center of Bladen Community College is offering no-cost seminars in August. They are:— Social Media for Non-Pro...

August 1st, 2017 |  


State’s jobless rate drops in June

RALEIGH — The state’s seasonally adjusted June unemployment rate was 4.2 percent, decreasing 0.3 of a percentage point from May’s re...

July 25th, 2017 |  


Taylor tabbed for post with Better Business Bureau of Coastal Carolina

Taylor tabbed for post with Better Business Bureau of Coastal Carolina

Greg Taylor, business development officer for the Carolina Small Business Development Fund, has been appointed to the Board of Directors of the Better...

July 5th, 2017 |