February 18, 2019

A Rocky Mount indoor shooting range is under new ownership — with a new name — and the new owner has plans to include space so patrons can engage in ax throwing.

Leon Peele, 52, has put out a temporary sign showing what had been Shooter’s is now Eastern North Carolina Indoor…

O’Reilly’s store to open in Nashville

February 18, 2019

NASHVILLE — The O’Reilly Auto Parts chain is building a store on approximately four acres of land in the 600 block of East Washington Street just east of downtown — and crews are getting the site ready for construction.

Attempts to obtain comment from a representative of the…

Do you work in the business or on the business?

February 18, 2019

How good a leader are you? Above or below average?

From a recent survey of entrepreneurs, it appears most feel pretty confident of themselves. In fact, a whopping 95 percent of entrepreneurs polled rate their leadership skills as “above average.” That sounds impressive but, that means…

Escape room tests patrons’ skills

February 17, 2019

TARBORO — The escape room craze has come to Tarboro, with an eastern North Carolina couple now having such a business in the rear of Riverside Plaza.

Kourtney Thompson and her husband, Nick, opened the No Idea Escape Room on Feb. 8 in Suite 37 in the shopping center at the intersection…