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  • Month sees chamber’s ranks grow

    From Contributed Reports | November 8, 2013 - 5:41pm

    October brought 12 new members to the rolls at the Rocky Mount Area Chamber of Commerce.

  • Center plans small business programs

    From Staff Reports | November 1, 2013 - 9:04pm

    The Small Business Center at Nash Community College has scheduled several free seminars through early December.

  • Seminar offers help with websites

    From Contributed Reports | October 25, 2013 - 7:26pm

    WILSON – An upcoming class will offer small businesses insight in how to set up a low-cost website using WordPress.

  • Suddenlink recognizes N.C. operation

    From Contributed Reports | October 18, 2013 - 3:33pm

    Suddenlink customers have named the cable and Internet provider’s N.C. region the best at customer service in the company.

  • Chamber adds seven members in September

    From Contributed Reports | October 4, 2013 - 6:41pm

    September brought seven new members to the rolls at the Rocky Mount Area Chamber of Commerce.

  • Center’s seminars help small companies

    From Staff Reports | September 27, 2013 - 5:30pm

    The Small Business Center at Nash Community College has scheduled several free seminars through late November.

  • Competition honors Stifel Financial

    From Contributed Reports | August 30, 2013 - 6:58pm

    Stifel Financial Corp. recently earned 20 awards in the 12th annual FT/StarMine World’s Top Analysts Survey.

  • Chamber honors real estate company

    August 16, 2013 - 7:45pm

    The Rocky Mount Area Chamber of Commerce has presented a brokerage started by a longtime real estate agent its Small Business of the Month Award for July.

  • State Farm supports Red Cross

    From Contributed Reports | July 19, 2013 - 6:44pm

    State Farm insurance recently made a $15,000 donation to the Frederick E Turnage Chapter of the American Red Cross to support disaster-relief efforts.

  • Foundation grants $1K scholarship

    From Contributed Reports | July 19, 2013 - 6:44pm

    Carolinas Credit Union Foundation has presented a $1,000 scholarship to a college-bound student.

  • Southern, Heritage banks complete merger

    From Contributed Reports | July 12, 2013 - 8:06pm

    Southern Bank and Trust Co. and The Heritage Bank have completed their merger.

  • SECU Foundation presents scholarship

    From Contributed Reports | June 28, 2013 - 6:28pm

    The State Employees’ Credit Union Foundation has presented a $10,000 four-year scholarship to Lanazha Treneice Belfield, a graduating senior at Rocky Mount High School.

  • Krispy Kreme to rebuild bakery

    From Contributed Reports | June 21, 2013 - 7:40pm

    City residents soon will have to look elsewhere for a favored hot sweet snack for at least a few months.

  • Chain donates $2,000 for literacy

    From Contributed Reports | June 7, 2013 - 5:41pm

    Friends Of Braswell Memorial Library has been presented a $2,000 grant by the Dollar General Literacy Foundation to support literacy programs.

  • Brokerage enters Fortune 500

    From Contributed Reports | May 10, 2013 - 5:54pm

    Edward Jones has been named for the first time to the Fortune 500 list of leading U.S. companies.

  • Gallup award honors PNC

    From Contributed Reports | April 26, 2013 - 3:14pm

    PNC Financial Services Group again has been named named a Gallup Great Workplace Award winner.

  • Co-op to repay owners $6.4 million

    From Contributed Reports | April 23, 2013 - 8:00am

    AgCarolina Farm Credit will pay $6.4 million in cash to member-borrowers as part of its Patronage Distribution Program.

  • Edward Jones leads survey

    From Contributed Reports | April 19, 2013 - 7:59pm

    For the fifth consecutive time, Edward Jones was ranked the highest in financial adviser satisfaction among eight brokerages in a recently released study by J.D. Power and Associates.

  • Program to hold registration

    From Contributed Reports | March 29, 2013 - 7:41pm

    NASHVILLE – The N.C. Farm Service Agency will hold registration for its Conservation Reserve Program from May 20-June 14.

  • Edward Jones leads Fortune list

    From Contributed Reports | March 15, 2013 - 8:18pm

    The financial firm Edward Jones recently was ranked No. 1 on the “Best Places to Work in North Carolina” List by Fortune.

  • McGladrey volunteers reach out to youth club

    From Contributed Reports | December 7, 2012 - 8:39pm

    NASHVILLE – Seven
 employees from the Rocky Mount office of the accounting firm McGladrey LLP recently volunteered for several service projects at the Boys & Girls Club of the Nashville Area.

  • Groups organize SBA workshop

    From Contributed Reports | November 28, 2012 - 7:09pm

    SCORE and the Rocky Mount Area Chamber of Commerce are among the sponsors of a free workshop on how to capitalize a business to be held from noon-1:30 p.m.

  • Survey gives Cummins top marks

    By From Staff Reports | November 16, 2012 - 8:14pm

    Cummins Inc. again has been awarded a perfect score in the 2013 Corporate Equality Index in the Human Rights Campaign’s Best Places to Work initiative.

  • Center offers six free classes

    From Contributed Reports | October 26, 2012 - 7:49pm

    The Small Business Center at Nash Community College will offer six free programs through early December.

  • Survey recognizes Allegra’s effort

    From Contributed Reports | October 19, 2012 - 10:28pm

    Allegra Design-Marketing-Print has been named one of the top U.S. printers for the second quarter by Survey Advantage’s Print Buyer Satisfaction Benchmarks.