Monday night, county leaders talked about a plan that could potential bring up to 450 jobs to communities across the county. Right now, companies have signed on to bring 50 jobs to Bolton and up to 150 to Chadbourn, while other projects are ideas for now.
Rep. Ted Davis (R-New Hanover County) filed a bill in the North Carolina House of Representatives on Monday to secure $8 million in funding for projects at the Fort Fisher State Historic Site in Kure Beach, the first step in getting the money included in the upcoming state budget.
The College Foundation of North Carolina (CFNC) and the North Carolina Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (NCASFAA) have teamed up to launch a new initiative to protect families against misleading financial aid offers.
Customers who walk into the small business, Pure Life Wellness Center are greeted by the smells of teas, herbal essences, and natural remedies. Owner of Pure Life, Victoria Chavez says they changed her life.
The proposed Constitutional Amendment to cap the state’s income tax rate at seven percent passed by a 57-43 margin in the General Election. Opponents raised several concerns, among them that the hard cap would negatively impact the bond rating. Treasurer Dale Folwell disagrees.
That area of the county is experiencing population growth, but not much push in businesses. The purpose of the breakfast series is find ways to attract business that can accommodate the growing population.
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.
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.