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North Carolina’s 2019 Best Hospitals

Business North Carolina’s 2019 list of best hospitals

Vidant’s CEO and North Carolina’s treasurer bicker over cost cuts

A hospital system CEO and North Carolina’s treasurer bicker over pricing, cost shifting and growth — with huge implications for eastern North Carolina.

At 92, Buddy Sherrill still runs his furniture company

Firmly in charge at 92, Buddy Sherrill keeps his Catawba County furniture factories — and his collection of exotic cars — humming just fine.

Daedalus Yachts plans to build and sell 88-foot carbon-fiber catamarans for $12.5 million each

Backing from a mapping-technology guru sparks a pioneering plan to build a yacht appealing to its wealthy customers’ green instincts.

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NTE Energy offers an alternative for N.C. cities seeking to electrify their communities.
BB&T Suntrust merger

BB&T and SunTrust merge and plan to move to Charlotte

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BB&T’s CEO Kelly King creates a merger of equals with SunTrust Banks — the biggest U.S. bank deal in a decade.
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RDU picks up flights

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Raleigh-Durham International Airport has been picking up flights at a brisk pace, with four airlines announcing new destinations in January alone.
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City manager of Rocky Mount is on rocky ground.

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Rochelle Small-Toney finds herself on rocky ground as city manager of Rocky Mount.
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Catawba Brewing sees 69% year over year growth

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Salem College is on track to meet fundraising goals

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Lexington is more than its barbecue

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Opinion: Businesses are taught how to innovate

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A Raleigh-based think tank at N. C. State’s Centennial Campus guides businesses to take the offensive.

Opinion: Cancer is special

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Cash crop 2019

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North Carolina is endless acres of cropland, pasture and timber stands which makes it a player on the world stage as an exporter and with experimental agricultural programs.
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N.C. community colleges use apprenticeships and advanced equipment to train the workforce of the future.

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