Wednesday, June 19, 2024

Creating bonds of steel with SteelFab

Three generations of Sherrills have crafted steel trusses and other products, sparking expansion beyond their Piedmont roots. SteelFab, a low-profile family business based in a...

Top private companies in North Carolina

Chevrolets, Cheerwine, turkey legs and solar panels are some of the products powering the state’s biggest closely held enterprises. Welcome to Business North Carolina’s annual...

Four generations of George family’s food business

Four generations of Georges have built a thriving Hickory business that mixes supplying hundreds of grocery stores with its own unconventional retail chain. Not messing...

Pillars of North Carolina: Robert J. Brown

High Point native Robert Brown has spent his life moving the needle on important civil rights issues and other social changes. Robert J. Brown’s story...

Town Square: Garner, N.C.

Featured in this month's TOWN SQUARE: Garner. With a vibrant downtown, art scene and big-box retailers, Garner sets itself apart as more than just...


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NC Trend: Education and employable skills

North Carolina is pushing to spark more training and education for employable skills. Keeping...
Mary Penny Kelley

NC Trend: Rural communities

A new director of the governor’s initiative for rural communities tackles pressing needs made...
NC Trend: Casino for Catawba Indian Nation

NC Trend: Casino for Catawba Indian Nation

Years of dreaming about a casino may pay off for the Catawba Indian Nation....

NC Trend: Technology and artificial intelligence

A Carrboro company uses artificial intelligence technology to interpret consumer behavior and solve complex...
Asheville reparations

NC Trend: Asheville’s reparations

Asheville’s politicians attract national attention with pledges and reparations to boost prospects of the...

NC Trend: Cone health care merger

Greensboro’s health care leader and biggest employer Cone Health signs a deal for a...
Cawtawba County Round Table

Round Table: Catawba County

Local businesses, government entities and economic development organizations work together to drive economic growth...
Possible future for modern medicine

Medical: Heart and cancer care

Hospital cardiac and cancer centers navigate safely amid virus concerns. More than a month before...
Online classroom

Higher Ed: Continuing education

In today’s new normal, flexibility in adult continuing education is critical. Last March, many North...