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  • Bank earns A+ rating

    From Contributed Reports | February 26, 2016 - 7:05pm

    First Carolina Bank has earned an A+ financial health rating from depositaccounts.com.

  • State offers market manager seminar

    From Contributed Reports | February 26, 2016 - 7:04pm

    The N.C. Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services will hold a workshop for farmers market managers March 18 in Mount Olive.

  • Providence Bank earns chamber honor

    From Contributed Reports | February 19, 2016 - 5:39pm

    Providence Bank has been presented the Small Business of the Month Award for February by the Rocky Mount Area Chamber of Commerce.

  • Community college announces training programs

    From Contributed Reports | February 19, 2016 - 5:39pm

    The Small Business Center at Nash Community College will offer a series of free business training programs in March.

  • Center offers free business programs

    From Contributed Reports | February 5, 2016 - 5:55pm

    The Small Business Center at Nash Community College has scheduled a number of free seminars for February, a release says.

  • College offers free business programs

    From Contributed Reports | January 22, 2016 - 6:38pm

    The Small Business Center at Nash Community College has scheduled a number of free seminars for February, a release says.

  • Program links up growers, grocer

    From Contributed Reports | January 22, 2016 - 6:36pm

    North Carolina farmers interested in selling to Harris Teeter stores can attend a free program next month in Brunswick County.

  • Center offers free business courses

    From Contributed Reports | October 23, 2015 - 2:23pm

    The Small Business Center at Nash Community College has scheduled a series of free seminars for November.

  • Brokers offer planning seminar

    From Contributed Reports | October 23, 2015 - 2:21pm

    Two local brokers for Edward Jones will present a retirement and health planning seminar next month in Rocky Mount.

  • Brokerage scores high in ranking

    From Contributed Reports | October 9, 2015 - 4:19pm

    Fortune magazine and the Great Place to Work Institute have named Edward Jones to their list of the 100 Best Workplaces for Women, a release says.

  • Distributor plans October seminar

    From Contributed Reports | October 9, 2015 - 4:19pm

    A Rocky Mount natural foods and food supplements store is sponsoring a seminar for perspective dealers for a national distributor of health-related products and supplements.

  • State urges growers have corn tested

    From Contributed Reports | August 21, 2015 - 5:46pm

    RALEIGH – North Carolina is urging its farmers to have their corn tested for aflatoxin to prevent contamination of feeds and food.

  • Program offers college savings advice

    From Staff Reports | August 14, 2015 - 4:41pm

    Families planning to set aside money for their children’s education can find some help in an upcoming seminar to be offered by two Edward Jones brokers.

  • Grant helps growers pay for certification

    From Contributed Reports | July 10, 2015 - 5:24pm

    RALEIGH – North Carolina farmers can apply for partial reimbursement of the cost of becoming certified organic growers or for recertification through a program offered by the N.C. Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services.

  • Equity firm takes FastMed stake

    From Contributed Reports | June 26, 2015 - 5:00pm

    RALEIGH – The private equity firm ABRY Partners recently completed its acquisition of a majority stake in FastMed Urgent Care.

  • Stifel Financial grows through acquisition

    From Contributed Reports | June 12, 2015 - 6:07pm

    ST. LOUIS – Stifel Financial Corp. will buy Barclays’ Wealth and Investment Management, Americas franchise in the United States.

  • Seminar offers Social Security advice

    From Contributed Reports | April 24, 2015 - 11:33am

    Two local brokers for Edward Jones will present a retirement planning seminar early next month in Rocky Mount.

  • Edward Jones leads survey

    From Contributed Reports | April 17, 2015 - 4:50pm

    Edward Jones tied with Fidelity Investments for the top spot in the recently released J.D. Power 2015 Full Service Investor Satisfaction Study, the financial-services firm has announced.

  • Logistics firm earns AS9100 certification

    From Contributed Reports | March 20, 2015 - 4:41pm

    TARBORO – Kanban Logistics has earned a certificate of registration for the AS9100 quality standard – the quality-management system recognized by the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration as the standard for the aerospace industry.

  • Report, rating recognize Providence Bank

    From Contributed Reports | March 20, 2015 - 4:41pm

    Providence Bank recently earned two industry honors for its financial strength and growth.

  • Edward Jones makes best companies list

    From Staff Reports | March 13, 2015 - 6:52pm

    Financial services firm Edward Jones ranked No. 6 on Fortune magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For 2015” list, its 16th consecutive appearance on the list.

  • Jaycees offer economic outlook program

    From Staff Reports | March 6, 2015 - 5:51pm

    Nash County leaders will offer insights into local business activities and recruitment at an economic outlook luncheon to be held at noon Tuesday at the Carolinas Gateway Partnership.

  • Brokers offer tax-free investment class

    From Staff Reports | February 20, 2015 - 6:24pm

    Two Edward Jones brokers in Rocky Mount will offer a free investing seminar in mid-March.

  • Center offers free business classes

    From Staff Reports | January 30, 2015 - 5:34pm

    The Nash Community College Small Business Center will offer free seminars in mid-February.The programs are:Feb. 17 – Bookkeeping and taxes.

  • Center offers financial, marketing programs

    January 23, 2015 - 5:45pm

    The Nash Community College Small Business Center will offer free seminars on business financing and Internet marketing in early February.“Obtaining a Loan for Your Business” will be held Feb. 5.