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 |  


Shopping for bargains in Elizabethtown

Shopping for bargains in Elizabethtown

ELIZABETHTOWN — The annual Fourth of July Sidewalk Sale in downtown Elizabethtown got into full swing Thursday, as bargain hunters came looking ...

June 29th, 2017 |  


KFC to send chicken sandwich to edge of space on balloon

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — KFC plans to make a space pioneer out of a chicken sandwich next week when it sends it to the edge of the atmosphere with...

June 15th, 2017 |  


A change is brewing: North Carolina lawmakers consider bills that could impact local distilleries and breweries

A change is brewing: North Carolina lawmakers consider bills that could impact local distilleries and breweries

RALEIGH — North Carolina lawmakers considering two bills are balancing the growing alcohol industry in the state with the dreaded “T”...

June 12th, 2017 |  


Bladen Community College offering no-cost business seminars

DUBLIN - The Small Business Center of Bladen Community College is offering no-cost seminars in June.They include:— Marketing for Events, Trade S...

June 1st, 2017 |  


Smithfield to expand in Tar Heel, 30-plus jobs to be created

SMITHFIELD, Va. — Smithfield Foods announced that it is investing more than $45 million to expand its blast cell cold storage capabilities at it...

May 25th, 2017 |  


Alamac closing Lumberton plant, putting 154 out of work

LUMBERTON — Alamac American Knits is shutting down its Lumberton facility and closing its doors on 154 jobs, the company announced today.Alamac&...

May 18th, 2017 |  


Smithfield Foods’ Response to Southern Environmental Law Center and Waterkeeper Alliance’s Statement

SMITHFIELD, Va. — Smithfield Foods strongly denies the statements made by the Southern Environmental Law Center (SELC) and Waterkeeper Alliance....

March 15th, 2017 |  


Motion filed against Murphy-Brown for refusal to clean up groundwater contamination at area hog facilities

CHAPEL HILL – Conservation groups on Tuesday filed a motion in federal court seeking to require Murphy-Brown’s industrial hog operation to...

March 14th, 2017 updated: March 14th, 2017. |  


Job Shadow Day a success in Bladen County

Job Shadow Day a success in Bladen County

In February in Bladen County, the groundhog is not the only one looking for a shadow.Each year Bladen County Schools Career and Technical Education De...

February 17th, 2017 |