October 08, 2019

Sara Lee Frozen Products celebrated one year in Tarboro and 30 years’ production at the Tarboro facility at a company celebration on Sept. 25 at the plant.

In addition to recognizing that milestone, company management and local workers recognized 44 of the 64 employees who have worked at the…

Furniture store adds new boutique

October 07, 2019

Longtime Rocky Mount entrepreneur Carolyn Atkinson has applied her business know-how and appreciation for beautiful things to a new endeavor: A women’s clothing boutique.

The Boutique at John’s is located inside Atkinson’s existing business, John’s Gifts and Furniture.…

Work continues at Kingsboro site

October 01, 2019

Work continues at what is now being called the Kingsboro Business Park.

While Triangle Tire has yet to start construction, Company Chairman Ding Mu is taking the same hands-on approach as his father, the late Ding Yuhua, who died June 13, 2018.

“He’s just gone back (to China) after…

Carleton House put up for sale

September 29, 2019

A real estate investor told the Telegram he and his team of partners have decided not to restore a former downtown motor lodge and restaurant and have placed the location on the market.

“There’s a lot of reasons why we decided not to proceed with this project,” Jesse Gerstl said…