Golden LEAF loans available to small businesses

Golden LEAF loans available to small businesses

By Travis Fain, WRAL statehouse reporter ROCKY MOUNT, N.C. — Small businesses in North Carolina can apply for loans up to $50,000, with no interest and no payments due for six months, to help them stay afloat as the COVID-19 pandemic shuts down large swaths of the...
Crews work on new site for DMV

Crews work on new site for DMV

By WILLIAM F. WEST Staff Writer The entrances to the future state Division of Motor Vehicles headquarters on Church Street are ribboned off from public entry because crews are inside upfitting buildings on the property, more commonly known locally as the former...
Corning posts jobs ads for new facility

Corning posts jobs ads for new facility

By JOHN H. WALKER Staff Writer Nothing shows up for a Tarboro location yet on the Corning website, but indeed.com has a number of jobs listed for the yet-to-open warehouse facility located directly across from what once was Hart’s Chapel Road on U.S. 64 Alternate....
Rocky Mount Mills Announces New Corporate Tenants

Rocky Mount Mills Announces New Corporate Tenants

Posted on February 11, 2020 at 11:15 am. Written by Margo Metzger Prominent businesses join ever-evolving campus  February 10, 2019 (Rocky Mount, N.C.) – Several new businesses have recently moved in at Rocky Mount Mills, bringing even more jobs and community...
City receives high ranking for manufacturing

City receives high ranking for manufacturing

By SPENCER CARNEY Telegram Correspondent Feb 9, 2020 Rocky Mount was named in a recent study as the third-highest city in the United States where manufacturing is thriving. “Manufacturing is a really important part of the American economy,” said Adrian Mak, co-founder...