Volume 2 Issue 11: Nov 4, 2022


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Nov 10, 2022

Airborne Innovation Lab: Fort Bragg now has a new makerspace available to paratroopers to help provide them with the tools they need to succeed

Photo provided by: @AIRBORNEINNOVATIONLABThe 82nd Airborne Division aims to foster technological progress, innovation and creativity on and off the field with their new Airborne Innovation Lab available on Fort Bragg. After celebrating a soft opening ...

Nov 10, 2022

Small Business Administration: The SBA offers loan programs and partners with local banks to bring funding to small businesses

Photo provided by: SBA North Carolina District OfficeStanding in support of small business owners and entrepreneurs, the Small Business Administration is working to provide funding, counseling and information to small businesses across the country.&n ...

Nov 10, 2022

Market cool down: Fayetteville real estate market sees demand in construction start to slow down

PIXABAY/PEXELSDespite rising interest rates, inflation, and issues in supply chains and a labor shortage over the past two years, the Fayetteville real estate market may be starting to cool down as construction demands begin to decrease slightly in 2 ...

Ico insights


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Madison Howard
Systel Business Equipment

Systel Business Equipment: More Than a Copier Company

Posted Aug 30, 2022
POV: The year is 1981; it’s the dawn of a technological revolution. You’ve just purchased the new Sony Walkman and hit play on your favorite cassette. The blue screen of death is displayed on your clunky PC, the CPU is whirring, but you can hardly he
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Nov 10, 2022

Ambulatory infusion services: Palmetto Infusion comes to Fayetteville to provide life-saving infusion therapies

Photo provided by: Palmetto InfusionA new option for ambulatory infusion services is now available in Fayetteville.Palmetto Infusion, alongside the Greater Fayetteville Chamber of Commerce, celebrated the opening of a new ambulatory infusion clinic l ...

Nov 10, 2022

Honoring Heroes at Home: Heroes Homecoming recognizes service members and their families during their tenth year of operation

Photo provided by: HEROESHOMECOMING.COMHeroes Homecoming, the largest commemoration in the state, is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year. Fayetteville Area Convention & Visitors Bureau’s Director of Tourism Marketing Angie Brady share ...

Oct 26, 2022

Fayetteville Realtor announced as finalist for Real Estate Rookie of the Year

Fayetteville realtor Alex McFadyen is receiving national recognition by being named as one of the Top 10 finalists for RISMedia’s Real Estate Rookie of the Year. ...

Oct 26, 2022

Fayetteville Academy names new Head of School

Fayetteville Academy’s Board of Trustees have selected Normaln “Blair” Fisher to serve as the next Head of School starting July 1, 2023. ...

Oct 26, 2022

Cumberland County hires new Human Resources Director

Cumberland County Manager Amy Cannon recently announced the hiring of Dominique Hall as the County’s new Human Resources Director. ...

Oct 19, 2022

Harnett County announces new Regional Jetport Director

Harnett Regional Jetport is under new leadership following the announcement that Natalie Pusser has been named the new Harnett Regional Jetport Director. ...

Ico insights


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Tips for Resolving Occupational-Related Vascular Insufficiency

Dr. Thomas Beadle - Vascular Surgeon, Cape Fear Valley - Vascular Specialists
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FSU Honors Military-Involved Students with Degree Credits and Scholarships

Pamela Baldwin - Associate Dean of Academic Partnerships, Fayetteville State University
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DistiNCtly Fayetteville


In The Current Issue

Computerized Tomography Scanner: Cape Fear Valley Health unveils a new tool for neurosurgeons

Photo provided by Cape Fear Valley HealthNew, cutting-edge technology at Cape Fear Valley Medical Center has made precision in neurosurgery the name of the game.Cape Fear Valley has recently introduced a Airo TruCT scanner, a state-of-the-art game-ch

Leaders sharing their wisdom: Pat Corso shares his experiences building up the Pinehurst area and speaks with the GFBJ about his life after retiring

Pat CorsoPat Corso served as the president of Pinehurst Resort and Country Club for 17 years. After this he started his own business. He and three other people he’d worked with in Pinehurst ran PGA National in Florida and the Mount Washington resort

Leaders sharing their wisdom: Howard Brooks, Founder and former CEO of HealthKeeperz in Pembroke reflects on his life in the Healthcare profession

Howard BrooksThe town of Pembroke, North Carolina is familiar with the name Howard Brooks. For more than 50 years, Mr. Brooks has been serving the healthcare needs of members of the Pembroke community and beyond. The Founder of what is today known as