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Mar. 26, 2015 @ 08:54 AM

Business briefs March 26, 2015

Business briefs March 26, 2015


Mar. 26, 2015 @ 08:47 AM

Weather dampers construction projects

Construction on the new Emergency Medical Station and the new Rutherford County library off U.S. 221A in Caroleen has been on hold for weeks due to  winter weather and lingering wet weather.


Mar. 25, 2015 @ 08:48 AM

Pending watershed permit

Some construction at the location of the new AEO (Advanced Enviornmental Options) facility off N.C. Hwy. 120 has been temporarily halted.


Mar. 08, 2015 @ 09:00 AM

Preserving communities' historic cores

With many of its commercial and residential properties located in a designated historic district or on the National Register of Historic Places, the Town of Rutherfordton is no stranger to the North Carolina State Historic Preservation Tax Credit program.


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Mar. 26, 2015 @ 08:54 AM

Business briefs March 26, 2015

Business briefs March 26, 2015


Mar. 26, 2015 @ 08:47 AM

Weather dampers construction projects

Construction on the new Emergency Medical Station and the new Rutherford County library off U.S. 221A in Caroleen has been on hold for weeks due to  winter weather and lingering wet weather.


Feb. 10, 2015 @ 10:43 AM

Shelby Cafe opening Forest City cafe

The owners of The Shelby Cafe are proceeding with plans to open The Forest City Cafe between March 1-15, owner Brian Greene said Monday afternoon.


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Feb. 26, 2015 @ 12:00 PM

Communities benefit from clean power investment

As North Carolina continues to build a thriving clean energy hub, with more than 1,200 clean energy firms, a new report by the NC Sustainable Energy Association, confirms North Carolina communities are benefiting from this surge in clean energy development.


Feb. 26, 2015 @ 11:22 AM

Farm Bill Safety-Net deadlines approaching for N.C. farmers

U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Farm Service Agency (FSA) Bob Etheridge reminds producers of upcoming important deadlines for the new safety-net programs established by the 2014 Farm Bill, known as Agriculture Risk Coverage (ARC) and Price Loss Coverage (PLC).


Jan. 23, 2015 @ 09:52 AM

OUR VIEW: Don’t forget about us in new strategy

The State of North Carolina is on the verge of developing a new strategy for economic development efforts.


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Dec. 28, 2014 @ 03:56 PM

RAMSEY: Trying to help a friend 

Dear Dave,

I have a friend who is experiencing financial problems. She is between real jobs at the moment and only bringing in about $600 a month.


Dec. 03, 2014 @ 01:21 PM

House plans to extend tax breaks through December

The House is moving Wednesday to extend a massive package of expired tax breaks through the end of the year, adding about $45 billion to the budget deficit over the next decade.


Dec. 01, 2014 @ 12:16 PM

TVA says incentives to remain secret

The Tennessee Valley Authority has declined to release the incentives it awarded an auto parts maker that is expanding in Clinton.