Volume 1 Issue 25: May 20, 2022


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May 25, 2022

The next steps Crown Event Center Committee continues discussion on multipurpose event center

The discussion of the replacement for the Crown Theatre and Arena continues. PHOTOS PROVIDED BY JENNA SHACKELFORD.Cumberland County’s Crown Event Center Committee met on May 16 to continue the discussion of constructing the new multipurpose event cen ...

May 25, 2022

Systel VP talks Fayetteville roots, growth, expansion, and love of the region

JacquelineSmith Owner/Vice-president of Marketing and Business Development Systel Business EquipmentGFBJ: Systel Business Equipment is a multi-generational family business. Will you share how the business began and how it has transformed into what it ...

May 25, 2022

Rural medical care: In town hall discussion hosted by NC Healthcare Association, leaders discuss needs, possible solutions

As North Carolina residents in rural areas struggle to receive healthcare, experts address the problems and ways to improve. ONLINE MARKETING/UNSPLASH.Last month, panelists at the North Carolina Healthcare Association’s town hall meeting discussed st ...

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Tim Brooks
Healthkeeperz, Inc.

HealthKeeperz Lowers Health Care Costs by Providing In-Home Services and Medical Equipment

Posted May 11, 2023
Founded in 1966, HealthKeeperz is a second-generation family business serving North that is headquartered in Pembroke, North Carolina. On the verge of a significant transformation, HealthKeeperz is well positioned to continue to deliver health care s
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May 25, 2022

FCEDC moves Hightower to new position

Maarja Hightower will move into the FCEDC's director of marketing position. ...

May 25, 2022

TRP Sumner chief executive partner appointed to North Carolina Association of Certified Public Accountants Board

The NCACPA recently appointed TRP Sumner’s Kelly Puryear, CPA, CGMA to its board of directors. ...

May 25, 2022

NCMBC appoints strategic industry professional for DoD industrial operations

The North Carolina Military Business Center has announced the appointment of Colonel (Ret.) Martin "Jimmy" Hendrix III as Strategic Industry Professional for Department of Defense (DoD) Industrial Operations. ...

May 25, 2022

UNCP associate professor receives award for social work

An associate professor in the social work department at UNC Pembroke, Summer Woodside is the 2022 recipient of the Gary Lee Shaffer Award for Academic Contributions to the Field of School Social Work. ...

May 25, 2022

Fayetteville airport director receives high honor

Dr. Toney Coleman, director of the Fayetteville Regional Airport, has been honored with the 2022 Willard G. Plentl Aviation Professional of the Year Award from the North Carolina Airports Association (NCAA). ...

May 25, 2022

Carbon-neutral electricity PWC announces project that will turn gases from waste into electricity

The project that uses fuel cells produced by Bloom Energy to generate carbon-neutral electricity has been in the works for a couple of years, PWC CEO Elaina Ball said. PHOTO PROVIDED BY BLOOM ENERGY.The Fayetteville Public Works Commission has announ ...

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In The Current Issue

Summer in the gardens: Taking a look at the current and future displays and events as the Cape Fear Botanical Garden kicks off the summer season

PHOTO PROVIDED BY CAPE FEAR BOTANICAL GARDENCFBG is connecting local history and agriculture with NASCAR with their Horticulture, Hooch & Outlaws in Fast Cars exhibiton display until August 20.New activities, events and day trips are coming up fo

The Cozy Heron: Lillington "glamping" experience allows for a comfortable yet unforgettable time in the great outdoors

Each individual wagon is eight and a half feet tall, twenty-five feet long, and contains one hundred and eighty squarefeet of space to relax in - Photo provided by Cape Fear River AdventuresSummer is approaching rapidly in North Carolina, and we all

C&S Ice: Family owned mobile food stand brings a northern frozen treat to beat the southern heat

Carla (left) and Sean Stansberry, (right)are the team behind C&S Ice, workingtogether to make all of their food byhand and with care - Photos provided by GFBJC&S has loyal fans of all ages who travel to meet them at their location for the day