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November 19, 2018

None of us can completely control all the things that happen to us.

Yet when it comes to achieving your long-term financial goals you do have a great deal of power — as long as you follow a well-defined financial strategy. One way to help build and maintain such a strategy is by consolidating…


November 18, 2018

People from across the Twin Counties will be gearing up to find the best deals from retailers during what has been recognized as the start of the holiday shopping season.

The Black Friday shopping weekend, which now starts Thursday on Thanksgiving and goes through the weekend, continues…


November 13, 2018

A long of line of people waited in anticipation on a sunny and cold Saturday as two trailblazers in the craft beer industry opened up their space at the Rocky Mount Mills’ Brewery Incubator.

The grand opening was a collaboration between Briana Brake, brewer and founder of Spaceway…


November 12, 2018

Carney & Co., the marketing innovation agency that sprouted in Rocky Mount, has expanded to Greensboro.

The new office added Melanie Brender to its staff last month.

“Because our company is positioned for major growth, we have opened a second location and added key…


November 12, 2018

Strong relationships with your customers and supplier partners hinge upon good communications.

When we’re pressed for time, we tend to default to email. No surprise; it’s fast and easy.

Technology has its pros and cons. While connecting is easier than ever, email, voicemail, text,…


November 10, 2018

Local residents may have noticed a little relief at the gas pumps across the Twin Counties.

According to AAA Carolinas, an affiliate of the American Automobile Association, gas prices in North Carolina are falling as motorists around the state have seen an average price of $2.62 per gallon at the…


November 08, 2018

Despite recent figures from the state Department of Commerce that show the unemployment rate decreasing in the Twin Counties, there are still local people struggling to find jobs in the area, according to an economist from a major banking and financial service.

According to the state, the…


November 06, 2018

ELM CITY — Tommy Sullivan and Robert Vick were cautiously optimistic that someone would come out of the woodwork and take over Elm City Furniture before the businessmen decided to retire and close it down.

Their intuition came to fruition as the furniture store that opened in 1902 as a…


November 05, 2018

Nottingham has proven that a cutting-edge financial services back office can operate successfully far from Wall Street.

Based in downtown Rocky Mount, Nottingham celebrated its 30th year of investment fund operations in August.

“A good friend told me a few weeks ago that the local breakfast…


November 05, 2018

Four out of five consumers use the internet to find local information.

Yet most small businesses — less than two out of five — have a listing on a search engine.

Businesses that have an online presence grow 40 percent faster than those that don’t. And the regional economy is made…

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