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Looking at Southeastern North Carolina Cropland and Woodland Prices vs. the Global Grain Economy

Alex Keith - Certified General Real Estate Appraiser and Property Manager, Tom Keith & Associates, Inc.
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FSU Empowers Youth with STEM Skills Thanks to NASA Grant

Trung V. Tran, Ph.D. - Assistant Professor of Geospatial Science in the Department of Intelligence Studies, Geospatial Science, Political Science and History, Fayetteville State University
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Tips When Updating Your Business’s Burglar Alarm System In 2024

Luke Wheeler - Vice President, Holmes Security Systems

Dec 1, 2023

Multiple Medicaid enrollment events being held this weekend in Fayetteville

Both the Cumberland County Department of Social Services (DSS) and Cape Fear Valley Health, in collaboration with First Source, will host free in-person workshops to assist qualifying residents in signing up for Medicaid under North Carolina’s new ex ...

Dec 1, 2023

Women's Business Center of Fayetteville at CEED celebrates inaugural Ignite course graduation with Pitch competition

Form left to right : WBC Director Danice Langdon pictured with graduates Alena Barosa, Kimberly Frazier and Dani Jacobs.Three growing entrepreneurs are ready to make their business a reality after becoming the first batch of students graduating from ...

Dec 1, 2023

Joint Inpatient Dialysis Center opens on Fort Liberty

Dr. Gaeta displaying the new updated equipment in the new inpatient dialysis center. Photo by GFBJWomack Army Medical Center and Fayetteville North Carolina VA Health Care System held a historic Ribbon Cutting Ceremony this morning, Dec. 1, to celebr ...

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Alex Keith
Tom Keith & Associates, Inc.

Looking at Southeastern North Carolina Cropland and Woodland Prices vs. the Global Grain Economy

Posted Nov 27, 2023
  The staff of Tom Keith & Associates, Inc. has been collecting crop and woodland sales data in Southeastern North Carolina since 1970, which has allowed our appraisers to track and retrospectively determine reliable valuations on crop
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Nov 30, 2023

Sampson Community College receives $2.3 million grant from USDA Rural Development for new facility expansion

The ceremony included words from SCC leadership, leadership form the North Carolina USDA, representatives from state politicians and Sampson County leaders. Sampson Community College will be moving forward with development plans for a 10,00 ...

Nov 30, 2023

MCEDP closes on purchase of 73-acre parcel of land to be site of Iron Horse Industrial Park in Aberdeen

Image provided by MCEDPToday, Nov. 30, the Moore County Economic Development Partnership (MCEDP) acquired a 73-acre parcel of land in Aberdeen that will contain the Iron Horse Industrial Park. This makes Iron Horse the first publicly controlled indus ...

Nov 29, 2023

Road refresh: Communities in the greater Fayetteville area undergo road construction projects

Growing populations and economies means increased traffic to and from a community's old and new attractions. While navigating roadwork can be a hassle, it is a sign that our communities are developing and improving which remains a positive fact.Almos ...

Nov 29, 2023

Metronet expands availability of eero Max 7 Boosting Leading Speeds to local communities

Image courtesy of MetronetOn the heels of Fayetteville becoming a Certified Gigabit City Powered by Metronet, the fiber optic provider has just announced the expanded offering of Amazon's eero Max 7, a cutting-edge mesh Wi-Fi 7 system touted as the f ...

Nov 29, 2023

Metronet declares Fayetteville, NC Certified Gigabit City Powered by Metronet

Metronet has officially declared the City of Fayetteville a Certified Gigabit City Powered by Metronet after the company’s fiber optic network became accessible to a majority of households and businesses throughout the city. ...

Nov 29, 2023

Fayetteville State University SGA President receives John H. Barnhill Civic Trailblazer Award

Fayetteville State University two-term Student Government Association President Maya Martin was honored with the 2023 John H. Barnhill Civic Trailblazer Award for Exceptional Leadership in Civic Innovation by NC Campus Engagement. ...

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