December 18, 2018

A building in downtown Rocky Mount devoted mostly for artists to showcase their creativity is close to opening.

The Bel Air Arts Center, formerly the longtime Bel Air Artisans Center at 115 S. Church St., will open to the public in January, according to Jessica Hicks, co-owner of the Bel Air Arts…

Braswell Family Farms receives business award

December 17, 2018

Braswell Family Farms, one of the foremost producers of premium and specialty eggs and feed on the East Coast, has been named one of the family businesses of the year in the Triangle Business Journal’s annual Family Business Awards.

The award honors multi-generational, family-owned businesses…

New tax service to open in Tarboro

December 17, 2018

TARBORO — A local woman is set to open a new tax service right after Christmas in downtown Tarboro.

Tarboro native LaVone Freeman will be opening Unlimited Taxes & Credit Services at 217 N. Main St. in Suite 101 on Dec. 26. With tax season just around the corner, Freeman said she…

AgCarolina awards $33,000 in grants

December 17, 2018

AgCarolina Farm Credit recently awarded $33,000 in grants to 15 organizations through its corporate-giving program, the Fund for Rural North Carolina.

The grants will aid recipients in carrying out programs specifically benefiting farmers and rural residents in eastern North Carolina.