Volume 3 Issue 7: Sep 8, 2023


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Sep 14, 2023

Tourism growth: Moore County surpasses $750 million in visitor spending for 2022

The ‘Home of American Golf’ saw an 11 percent increase in visitor spending from numbers reported in 2021 - COURTNEY COOK SSLLW METOE/UNSPLASHIn 2022, Moore County witnessed an unprecedented $750 million in economic impact from visitor spending, an 11 ...

Sep 14, 2023

Foodie Tours: Walking and trolley tours help showcase restaurants that make Moore County more unique

Foodie Tours Owner Victoria ‘Tori’ Hypes (pictured left) said she enjoys keeping the focus on local businesses andrestaurants and interacting with restaurant owners. Walking and trolley tours are available with different themes anddifferent foods - P ...

Sep 14, 2023

Mission accomplished: Moore County Airport completes millions of dollars in runway renovation projects after a year in progress

The renovation included repairing the taxiways and runway from general wear and tear, along with the construction of 17 new hangars to help with plane storage - Photo provided by Moore County AirportThe Moore County Airport team is celebrating a job ...

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Diane Cherry
North Carolina Military Business Center

Camp Lejeune and Electric Vehicle Infrastructure Deployment

Posted Mar 1, 2024
Camp Lejeune is the largest Marine Corps base in the eastern United States with approximately 36,000 active-duty military and 5,700 civilians. The base is in the process of electrifying its government-owned non-tactical fleet and installing electric
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Sep 14, 2023

Putting with pride: Golf grips manufactured in Moore County are a top choice among players

James Ledford - Photo provided by Golf PrideMoore County has a lot to offer visitors and residents alike, but it is most well known for being a hot spot for golf. Players of all levels and from all overthe world travel to play on these legendary cour ...

Sep 14, 2023

Wondrous return for Woodlake: New owners of Woodlake Country Club raise the par

Aerial shot of Oates House and Woodlake - All photos pulled from woodlaketoday.com For sisters Cara Spencer, Janene Aul and Jacqueline Smith, who are the driving force behind the revamped Woodlake Country Club located in Vass, themotivation to r ...

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In The Current Issue

Fantasy comes to life: Fayetteville-based travel agency Flights & Fables brings dream vacations to life with curated fantasy destinations and tours

Between the stunning peaks of New Zealand and as far as the castles of Europe, Flights & Fables puts a literal spin on the phrase ‘dream vacation.’ This unique full-service travel agency fuses passion and expertise to provide clients with a vacat

Bringing it all together: Lumbee Guaranty Bank is working to combine two Fayetteville locations into one to better serve customers

Lumbee Guaranty Bank’s new Fayetteville branch will be located at 2939 Village Drive. This new location will be better equipped to cater to customers with its ample parking and a drive up ATM. Photo provided by Lumbee Guaranty Bank. Lumbee Guara

Leading military business: NCMBC Executive Director Scott Dorney reflects on time with the institution, his career and the future of military business

 Scott Dorney became the executive director of the NCBMC in December 2004. Since then he has worked hard to create a robust connection between North Carolina businesses and the federal and defense contractors. Photo provided by NCMBC.Scott Dorne