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October 24, 2019

A national information technology service firm interested in hiring more than 100 employees will participate in a regional information session and networking event on Tuesday, Oct. 29, 5-8 p.m. at Bladen Community College.

Individuals working in the I.T. industry or int...

October 22, 2019

Carolina Botanicals, a company formed to process industrial hemp, will create 30 jobs as it establishes operations in Tabor City, North Carolina Commerce Secretary Anthony Copeland announced Thursday. The company will invest $3.46 million in its new facility, the forme...

October 16, 2019

Downtown Whiteville got a little bit cleaner Saturday morning when volunteers from multiple civic and fitness organizations came together to roll up their sleeves and get a little dirty in the process of making the streets, curbs, storefronts and flowerbeds shine a lit...

October 16, 2019

A crowd of approximately 50 people attended yesterday morning’s official groundbreaking on the campus of Whiteville High School. The $19.4 million project is expected to be complete during the summer of 2021, said Chip Overman, who will manage the project for Wilmingto...

September 27, 2019

The Whiteville City Council Tuesday night accepted nearly $170,000 in grants related to first responders and public safety, approved financing plans for a new automated-readings water meter system and a fire truck and formally adopted a policy under which the city will...

September 27, 2019

Since the first distiller started experimenting with various grains and techniques, many a would-be artisan has searched for the elusive combination that would produce a spirit hailed for its perfect taste and flawless presentation.

For half a century, this quest has be...

September 27, 2019

Whiteville High School’s theatre department has put together a “Performance Art Series” calendar in an effort to fund their Scotland trip next August. The students will take their talents abroad to perform in Edinburgh Festival Fringe, the world’s largest arts festival...

September 11, 2019

“This is the tenth year we have put this event together and with last year having been canceled in the aftermath of Hurricane Florence, we are confident that it will be a record-setting year,” said Jennifer Holcomb, president of the chamber. “People seem to love the Fa...

September 3, 2019

Although the project has experienced some delays because of facility redesign, a proposed $20 million expansion by BB&T in Whiteville is still a go and will not be affected by a merger with SunTrust Bank, a BB&T official said last week.

David R. White, vice presiden...

August 29, 2019

Verizon Wireless has become the latest in the franchise to partner with Victra, an independently owned authorized retailer of Verizon products and services. The company’s primary focus will be customer service and consumer satisfaction.

The partnership was unveiled duri...

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