Military Business

Feb 15, 2024

Meeting DOD demands: Booz Allen Hamilton announces new Joint Tech Acceleration Facility at Fayetteville location

Pictured from left to right: Booz Allen Executive Vice President in Fayetteville Annette Redman, President & CEO of FCEDC Robert Van Geons, Executive Director of the NCMBC Scott Dorney, Cumberland County Commissioners Chairman Glenn Adams, Execut ...

Feb 15, 2024

State of Fort Liberty: Reflecting on progress and preparing for future growth

Left to right: Seymour, Wilcox, Donahue and Barker  Today, Feb. 15, several Fort Liberty leaders gathered to host a public discussion on the State of Fort Liberty. Lt. Gen Christopher Donahue, Commanding General of XVIII Airborne Corps and Fort ...

Feb 1, 2024

MatchForce to be reckoned with: The NCMBC provides a bridge for Cumberland County contractors to receive DOD dollars

In Spring 2023, the Society of American Military Engineers (SAME) National President recognized the NCMBC (Courtney Smedick, Sue Kranes and Scott Dorney) during the Southeast Region Federal Construction, Infrastructure and Environmental Summit, for t ...

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Fayetteville State University

FSU Empowers Youth with STEM Skills Thanks to NASA Grant

Posted Aug 2, 2023
This summer, a group of future scientists had the opportunity to participate in a free, two-week, residential summer camp on the Fayetteville State University (FSU) campus. Funded by NASA, the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) program was entire article
Oct 4, 2023

Federal contract awards in NC by County for the month of September

The North Carolina Military Business Center (NCMBC), a business development entity of the North Carolina Community College System, has identified $904.7 million in federal contract awards during the month of September 2023. This is the highest report ...

Sep 8, 2023

Third Annual MilSpo Career Expo returns, connecting job seekers and employers

Image courtesy of CEEDThe 3rd Annual MilSpo Career Expo, a collaborative effort between CEED (Center for Economic Empowerment and Development), WBCFay (Women's Business Center of Fayetteville) and ACS ERP (Army Community Service Employment Readiness ...

Aug 3, 2023

Occupation and outreach: Federal contractor headquartered in Fayetteville boasts wide reach

Walsingham Group CEO Ed Petkovich (right) and Vice President Kelly George (left) - Photo provided by Walsingham GroupThe City of Fayetteville has long since been the partner City to the Fort Liberty military installation. With a multimillion-dol ...

Jul 24, 2023

Fayetteville State University to develop innovative curriculum in data, artificial intelligence for national security

Fayetteville State University (FSU) has received a three-year, $598,707 award from the Office of Naval Research to develop, disseminate, and promote a certificate-conferring curriculum designed to teach skills for advancing Department of Defense (DoD ...

Jul 13, 2023

2023 AUSA Warfighter Summit and Exposition returns July 26-27 to Fort Liberty area

Photo courtesy of the Association of the United States ArmyU.S. Army Forces Command and commands from across Fort Liberty, will participate in the Association of the U.S. Army Warfighter Summit & Exposition 2023 at the Crown Complex Expo Center, ...

Jun 7, 2023

Emerging Technology Institute seeking vendors for inaugural Defense Manufacturing Summit

Photo pulled from NC State University website Red Springs based emerging Technology Institute is preparing to host local manufacturers and Department of  Defense officials with their first ever Defense Manufacturing Summit & Exhibition. ...

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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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Cape Fear Valley Health’s Community Paramedic Program Provides High-Risk Follow-Up Care that Improves Outcomes

Alinda Bailey - Manager Community Paramedic Program, Cumberland County EMS
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Cape Fear Valley Health Offers Telehealth as a Fast, Convenient Way to Meet Primary Care Needs

Sarah Fazekas - Nurse Practitioner, Cape Fear Valley Medical Center and Cape Fear Valley Hoke Hospital

In The Current Issue

Walk through history: Fayetteville's African American Heritage Trail announces plans for revitalization and renewal

The trail highlights specific historic landmarks and other areas with markers such as the one pictured above at Fayetteville State University - Photo by GFBJThe African American Heritage Trail of Fayetteville has been a project in the works for over

50 years strong: Coldwell Banker Advantage celebrates 50 years in service to the real estate needs of the greater Fayetteville community

Logo provided by CBAColdwell Banker Advantage in Fayetteville, a company long recognized for its pioneering spirit, vision and innovation, is celebrating 50 years of serving real estate clients in southeastern North Carolina. The golden anniversary w

Happy February! Black History Month, Valentine's Day, and out first Power Breakfast of 2024!

January has finally passed and we are closer to seeing the end of winter! I’m not sure about the rest of you, but I am excited to finally be done with January. Did it seem to last forever for anyone else? As we enter into February, it is a