VASS — North Carolina officials have ordered a golf resort in Moore County to lower the level of its 1,200-acre lake because a dam is unsafe. The Fayetteville Observer reports (http://bit.ly/1BlkpjW ) Woodlake Resort and Country Club must also submit a plan to fix ...Read More »
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WILMINGTON — Economic development leaders in southeastern North Carolina have commissioned a study to learn how the hiring of 1,300 people by one company will affect the supply of workers in the area. Leaders want to analyze the labor pool because Vertex Rail ...
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NEW YORK — This year showed how sheltered the U.S. economy is from geopolitical and health crises around the world. The global economy sputtered, but the U.S. powered ahead. Employers are finally hiring enough to lower unemployment. A plunge in ...
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BILLINGS, Mont. – Creditors of jailed real estate mogul Tim Blixseth are asking a federal judge in Washington state to find the onetime billionaire’s wife in contempt of court as they try to chase down his far-flung assets. Creditors’ trustee ...Read More »
RALEIGH — The North Carolina Supreme Court has dismissed a lawsuit that was filed to block North Carolina State University’s endowment from selling the Hoffman Forest near Jacksonville. The News & Observer of Raleigh reported the justices acted without a request from either the endowment ...Read More »
RALEIGH — The Carolinas continue to rank among the nation’s fastest-growing states, newly released U.S. Census population estimates show. North Carolina has overtaken Michigan to become the nation’s ninth-largest state, adding more than 95,000 new residents between July 2013 and July 2014. That pushed ...Read More »
WINSTON-SALEM — The 20-story BB&T building in downtown Winston-Salem has been sold. Charlotte investor Ray Gee and Atlanta investor Tyson “Ty” Rhame were partners in the $60 million purchase. The partners bought the building in a leveraged transaction which will ...Read More »