The North Carolina Coastal Resources Commission sat down to give stakeholders an environmental Wednesday. Several hands raised in the discussion of rebuilding after Florence. Specifically, the smaller rural communities that are often forgotten.
He was told he would never amount to much in life but today he owns and operates a growing commercial services company that stays booked months out. At 25-years-old Saylor Vann is one of, if not the youngest owner of a similarly sized company within his industry. He started Atlantic Commercial Servi
Before you take a bite of Thanksgiving turkey we’d like to give thanks to the farmers who make today possible. WECT’s Casey Roman headed out to Wallace to meet Butterball turkey grower David Hollingsworth and the true starts of today: the turkeys.
In 2013, China-based WH Group purchased Smithfield Foods. The $4.7 billion merger combined the United States' top pork producer with the world’s biggest pork producing company. According to some members of the agriculture community, the massive price tag made the company a target for lawsuits.
Already having an understanding about the costs associated with a start-up, Jacob Tippet had a hard time justifying college’s price tag. That amount of money could transform his career now, while the classroom had no guarantees.
Whether it was a few shingles or the entire surface, many homeowners throughout Southeast North Carolina sustained some level of roof damage after Hurricane Florence. If a new roof is in order, now is the time to research your material options to cover your household and prepare for the next storm.
It was all hands on deck in the fight against hunger at Live Oak Bank Thursday. The company dedicated 60 minutes to packaging more than 100,000 meals for delivery to NourishNC to help feed local families.
Compared to other generations, millennials are embracing prenuptial agreements in higher numbers. The trend could be partially rooted in seeing their parents go through divorces (and the financial aftermath) but is likely caused by the fact that millennials tend to marry later in life.
You've probably heard about Craigslist.com wire scams where people send hundreds of dollars thinking they're buying an exotic animal or doing a good deed. These scenarios are child's play compared to a far more sophisticated trend: mortgage wire fraud.
The Office of the Inspector General in the Department of Housing and Urban Development's job is to make sure federal agencies do their homework when allocating the tax dollars given to them. Their report on the Federal Housing Administration shows that the agency insured $1.9 billion in home loans in 2016 to 9,507 borrowers who shouldn't have qualified for them.
Hunting dogs are a friendly and active breed but can be complicated to adopt out. Trained to work and having lived their entire life in a kennel they are great with other animals but are slow to engage with people, if at all.