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Sep 28, 2022

UNC Pembroke and UNC-Chapel Hill establish assured admission program with UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy

Seated: Chancellor Kevin Guskiewicz (left) Chancellor Robin Gary CummingsStanding - Dr. Betsy Sleath, Regional Associate Dean for Eastern North Carolina in the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy (left) Dr. Angela Kashu ...

Sep 27, 2022

10th year anniversary of Heroes Homecoming celebrates “Heroes at Home”

Photo provided by Heroes HomecomingThe Fayetteville Area Convention & Visitors Bureau recently announced the return of the 10th annual Heroes Homecoming Celebration, along with the theme and dates for this year’s celebration. This year's focus wi ...

Sep 27, 2022

Fayetteville Area Convention & Visitors Bureau provides lodging resources for Hurricane Ian evacuees

Photo courtesy of FACVBHurricane/Tropical Storm Ian is expected to impact Florida Wednesday, Sept. 28 into Thursday, Sept. 29. With evacuations now in effect for many communities along the state’s West Coast, the Fayetteville Area Convention & Vi ...

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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 entire article
Sep 23, 2022

Fayetteville State University celebrates official installation of Chancellor Darrell T. Allison, J.D.

Chancellor Allison taking the Oath of Office.  Photo provided by: FSUFayetteville State University faculty, students and academic supporters all gathered together on Friday to officially welcome the institution’s 12th Chancellor and Chief Execut ...

Sep 22, 2022

Agriculture consulting services: Agri-Technologies, Inc., a Clinton based business, is helping farmers grow around the country

Photo provided by Scott WeathingtonContributing $92.9 billion to the state’s economy, producing roughly 54 percent of all sweet potatoes grown in the U.S., and remaining the number one top producer of tobacco in America, it’s no surprise that agricul ...

Sep 22, 2022

Bullard Farm 150+ years strong: Commercial farm continues production despite challenges in industry, environment, and economy

Photo provided by Bullard FarmAn age-old profession that every person benefits from, farming is no easy occupation. Between the long hours, uncontrollable variables like the weather and markets, and no days off, it's not a task everyone can handle. C ...

Sep 22, 2022

Surprise knowledge is power

Junior Ferreira/UnsplashKnowledge is such a funny thing, sometimes you gain it on purpose; you read a book or watch an episode of ‘How It’s Made.’ And sometimes, you surprise yourself with how much you didn’t know you knew about a topic. While w ...

Sep 21, 2022

Small Business Growth Symposium scheduled for Sept. 22

Photo provided by Greater Sandhills ChamberSmall businesses are invited to attend the Small Business Growth Symposium for free on Sept. 22 from 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Spring Lake Recreation Center. The symposium is part of the Chamber Business Ac ...

Sep 21, 2022

Harnett County launches new Public-Private Partnership for economic development

Photo provided by Harnett CountyHarnett County announced the launch of the Harnett County Economic Development Partnership, a public-private organization promoting living wage jobs and capital investment within the County and its municipalities.This ...

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PWC repurposes biosolids: Fayetteville Public Works Commission's Residual Management Biosolids Program reduces, reuses and helps farmers

Photo provided by PWCThe Fayetteville Public Works Commission's Residual Management Biosolids Program creates an incredibly positive impact on Fayetteville and other surrounding counties. A co-op program within the local farming community, the Public

Sleep for your health: Cape Fear Valley Health Sleep Center dream team improves lives one sleep study at a time

Andrea Piacquadio/Pexels“It has changed my whole life,” Ginny Capiot, a patient who participated in an in-lab sleep study at the Cape Fear Valley Health Sleep Center, said. “I'm so grateful I went because I couldn't figure out why I was tired all the

TeamLogic IT Acquisition: TeamLogic IT of Eastern North Carolina joins largest franchise network under new ownership

Photo provided by TeamLogic ITTeamLogic IT of Eastern North Carolina will be switching to a new owner after six years of service to the Fayetteville and surrounding communities. This branch of the franchise, which has teams in Fayetteville, Rale