GREENVILLE - Natural Blend Vegetable Dehydration, LLC will open a manufacturing facility in Pitt County. The company intends to create up to 57 jobs and invest more than $12 million over the next three years in Farmville.
ELON -- When it comes to trust in government, North Carolinians place more faith in their local leaders rather than those they send to Raleigh and Washington, according to the latest Elon University Poll. And nearly two thirds of residents are unaware that their state has "sunshine" laws to make government documents, records, information and meetin […]
MANTEO -- The Bonner Bridge is the sole land link between mainland North Carolina and Hatteras Island of the Outer Banks, and that bride has been closed due to immediate safety concerns. State Department of Transportation Secretary Tony Tata says he has taken action while Governor McCrory is in the nation's capital.
RALEIGH - The N.C. Department of Health and Human Services announced the state's first three adult deaths linked to seasonal flu. The patients were from Eastern North Carolina, the Triad region, and the Charlotte area, respectively. All three patients were middle aged adults who were at increased risk for complications due to underlying medical conditi […]
CLINTON -- Biochemtex will be locating its new cellulosic biofuels production operations in Sampson County. The company and its partners plan to create 65 new jobs and invest approximately $200 million over the next three years.