Best and worst N.C. stocks in 2017

It was a great year to own stocks, particularly LendingTree which led the performance of Carolinas-based stocks in 2017. Seven stocks gained at least 40%, while another 21 jumped 20% or more. [...]

Sale in little Washington knocks out another N.C. bank

With First South Bank of Washington, N.C. selling this week, North Carolina loses another homegrown community bank based in a small city.