May 23, 2017

Local residents will soon have another grocery shopping option in the Twin Counties.

Lidl, a Germany-based discount supermarket chain and leading European retailer with nearly 10,000 stores in 26 countries throughout Europe, recently announced the new Rocky Mount Lidl grocery store at 940 N.…

Stocks bounce back as tech, defense companies climb

May 23, 2017

NEW YORK — Strong gains for technology companies like software and chip makers helped lead U.S. stocks higher Monday. Defense contractors also climbed as the market continued to bounce back from a bout of turbulence last week.

Stocks rose for the third day in a row. Technology companies are…

Ceremony officially welcomes Cargo Transporters

May 22, 2017

A slew of city and county officials, business leaders and dignitaries came out Thursday for the ribbon-cutting ceremony and tour of Cargo Transporters’ Rocky Mount terminal facility.

The Claremont-based truckload carrier company’s $6 million local terminal facility has been…

Christian groups honor local businessmen

May 22, 2017

Two local businessmen recently were honored by a pair of Christian business groups.

Doug Ezzell with Freedom Industries was named the 2016 C12 Member of the Year for the Rocky Mount C12 Group 1, which meets monthly at Benvenue Country Club.

Todd Hinson with Allegra Marketing Print Mail was named…