Fayetteville wants a new brand

Revving growth and overcoming stereotypes are top of mind as Fayetteville seeks to broaden its appeal.

NC Trend: The power of play

Marketers up their game to reach ever-busier parents and their children.

Out of sight

Cover story: Appearances mattered to Gary Smith, from his attire to every aspect of his ad agency and the clients it attracted. Since the ’70s, he and, later, his son had built Smith [...]

Regional Report Eastern July 2013

A study says Interstate 95's North Carolina counties will lose economic output without an improved highway, but residents are balking at proposed tolls.

Regional Report Eastern May 2013

Closing House of Raeford Farms Inc.’s turkey processing plant in Raeford and hatchery in Rose Hill will hurt one of North Carolina's most valuable agricultural commodities.

Regional Report Eastern March 2013

Military spending cuts could have a ripple effect on Fayetteville's economy.

Regional Report Triangle October 2012

Durham-based BioSignia Inc. says it can tame health-care increases for employers through its Web-based software that generates employee health assessments and the recent acquisition of a [...]

Regional Report Eastern May 2012

Recently introduced regulations that limit the use of off-road vehicles at Cape Hatteras National Seashore have rekindled debate about the impact of those rules on North Carolina’s coastal [...]

Regional Report Eastern December 2011

Once touted as a growth industry, the number of Tar Heel fish farms has sunk by a fourth in five years, from 200 to 150, due largely to soaring prices of corn and soybeans, the primary [...]