Sunday, May 26, 2024

Monstrous impact likely from Tryon equestrian center’s September event

With nary a ball or roaring engine in sight, Polk County prepares to host one of the largest sporting events in state history.

North Carolina’s top 50 public companies

Business North Carolina’s annual list of public companies loses a famed tobacco name, gains some promising biotech ventures.

Rockwell-based Tiger World serves as wildlife sanctuary

Rowan county-based Tiger World is a wildlife sanctuary for more than 110 animals, including otters, bears, wallabies, parrots and, of course, big cats.

North State remains independent amid giant telecoms

A High Point clan led by Royster Tucker III dials up a strategy to remain independent among the giants.

CapTrust parent tops list of state’s biggest money managers

North Carolina’s largest money managers reported strong growth in a banner year for investors.


Atrium and Mednax part ways after months-long battle

A clash between Charlotte’s giant hospital system and a big doctor group upends a long-term relationship.

Community college grad takes reins at Central Piedmont

CPCC President Kandi Deitemeyer seeks to change the narrative surrounding community colleges.

N.C. companies bet on blockchain

Two touted Tar Heel investors aim to be in front of a momentous tech trend that could upend traditional currencies.

Greenville YouTuber MrBeast racks up millions of views

A 20-year-old from Greenville hits it big on YouTube, attracting millions of views with his zany stunts and big giveaways.

N.C. State grad joins space race

Christina Koch is expected to launch next April for the International Space Station.

Andritz sees value in Youngsville’s Xerium Technologies

Andritz Group agreed to buy Xerium Technologies for $833 million.

East Bend farm combines passion for wine and llamas

Two Winston-Salem architects combine two passions, wine and llamas, in Divine Llama Vineyards.

United Way of Central Carolinas gets a reboot

Refocusing its priorities and ending years of deficit spending means several organizations will lose funding as the United Way of Central Carolinas reboots.

Jackie Grant leads the NC Bar Association

Jackie Grant is the a new face leading the charge at The North Carolina Bar Association

Oscar-winning movie puts Sylva on the map

The mountain community finds a new audience after an award-winning movie comes to town.