Military Business

Oct 15, 2021

Pope Army Airfield reopens after repairs

The Pope Army Airfield reopened yesterday. Photo provided by XVIII Airborne Corps Media Operations.The Pope Army Airfield (PAAF) reopened yesterday on Oct. 14 after a 121 repair closure. The improvements to the runway and airfield electric syste ...

Oct 1, 2021

Renaming Bragg: Base asks community input on new name

The mandate from Congress to change the name of Fort Bragg has been apoint of contention for many local citizens, business owners and veterans alike.Nevertheless, the Fort Bragg Naming Commission invites locals to voice theiropinions on the upcoming ...

Sep 29, 2021

Fort Bragg to hold career fair for the military community tomorrow

Day two of the Hiring Our Heroes Career Summit will be held at the Iron Mike Conference Center on Fort Bragg at 10 a.m. on Thursday, Sept. 30. The fair, open to service members, veterans and family members, is a collaboration between the Directo ...

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M. Mark Grobosky, J.D.
Fayetteville Technical Community College

Why a Career in Paralegal Technology Can Be Rewarding

Posted Jul 7, 2021
Do you enjoy watching shows like How to Get Away with Murder, Bull or All Rise? Have you ever thought about a career in the law? If you answered yes, then perhaps the paralegal profession is the career choice for you.Although a paralegal cannot pract entire article
Sep 27, 2021

Fort Bragg’s Dragon’s Lair brings fresh ideas to the military community

Fort Bragg hosted the fifth episode of Dragon’s Lair, an event that allows seven candidates to pitch their innovations and ideas to the command and industry leaders in a shark-tank style contest.  The event was held from 9 a.m.- noon on the ...

Sep 24, 2021

ACHIEVER: Change of Command for the Civil Air Patrol Sandhills Senior Squadron

GilchristThe Civil Air Patrol Sandhills Senior Squadron has a new commander. Lt. Col. David Gilchrist, PhD, a professor at UNC Pembroke teaching economics, finance, business law, and international management, has an extensive background in aviation, ...

Sep 8, 2021

Garrison Commander encourages community involvement and participation in renaming Fort Bragg

Picture courtesy of www.VisitFayettevilleNC.comFort Bragg is set to change the installation's name and is currently asking the community for their input in the name selection process. “We’re amplifying the opportunity for the community to be inv ...

Sep 1, 2021

Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification preparation begins for contractors

The Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification program, a Department of Defense initiative announced in January 2020, is in the early stages of the implementation process.The standard is applicable to anyone who supports the Department of Defense con ...

Aug 9, 2021

Businesses have opportunity to participate with Missing Man tables

Local, family-owned business Family Lodge Apartments is among many businesses in the county that has placed a Missing Man Table in remembrance of POW/MIAs during past Heroes Homecomings. (Photo provided courtesy of Deborah Bruton, owner of ...

Aug 3, 2021

Veteran transition focus of Wednesday networking event

Joe Doares, communications instructor, teaches students from the U.S. Army John F. Kennedy Special Warfare Center and School, who are in the Special Forces Communications Sergeant course fundamentals of personal computing (PC), including building a P ...

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In The Current Issue

Work hard, play hard: Fayetteville goes extra mile to attract sporting events

FACVB is constantly on the lookout for interesting sporting events and competitions to bring to the region.  Photo provided by FACVB.In basketball, they call it a “sixth man.” Fayetteville’s Ray Floyd and Charlotte's Davis Love III loved playing

Legacy Pediatrics expands to Spring Lake

Legacy Pediatrics opened its Spring Lake location, pictured with staff on the right, on September 13.Leaving a legacy is a fundamental part of what drives Ana Hodges and what inspired the name of her pediatric clinic. Legacy Pediatrics opened its sec

Capital gains tax: What impact could Biden administration's proposed changes make?

A proposal to increase the capital gains tax has many taxpayers asking how it will affect them.The proposed increase in capital gains tax would raise the tax from 20 percent to the highest of 39.6 percent, affecting the wealthiest taxpayers on gains