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Oct 22, 2021

UNC School of Government holds locally focused town hall meeting

The ncIMPACT Initiative at the UNC School of Government will be hosting an event this Monday, Oct. 25, via Zoom that focuses on the Fayetteville/Cumberland County region. Fayetteville State University partnered up with the initiative. The event ...

Oct 20, 2021

Greater Fayetteville Chamber's Chairman’s Coffee Club to feature guest speaker Dr. Larry Keen

Dr. Larry Keen The Greater Fayetteville Chamber will host their Chairman’s Coffee Club, tomorrow Oct. 21 from 7:30 to 9 a.m.The event will take place at the ​AEVEX Lounge located in the Segra stadium in downtown Fayetteville. The guest speaker t ...

Oct 19, 2021

Honoring a leader: Remembering the life and leadership lessons of General Colin Powell

In memory of Colin Powell, first Black U.S. secretary of state and four-star general, 1937-2021. Photo provided by U.S. Department of State.  Editor's note: The Publisher's Note below was written for the upcoming issue of Greater Fayettevil ...

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Tips from Experienced DJ/Reception Coordinator Help Create an Enjoyable and Memorable Occasion

Posted Sep 30, 2021
If you want to reduce your stress level while savoring every moment of your wedding day, consider putting your reception in the hands of an experienced coordinator.As you plan your big day, we’ve put some tips together on how the reception should flo entire article
Oct 19, 2021

2021 Valor Awards ceremony recognizes and honors first responders

The fourth annual 2021 Public Safety Valor Awards honored the community’s first responders on Oct. 19 at Manna Church.The awards were hosted by the Greater Fayetteville Chamber and presented by ​​Highland Construction and Restoration and Manna Church ...

Oct 14, 2021

Triangle South Workforce Development Board's Training Today's Teams grant accepting applications

The Triangle South Workforce Development Board’s Training Today’s Teams (T3) grant is currently accepting applications for incumbent workers. Through the T3 grant, the TSWDB provides funds that allow businesses with five or more employees to pro ...

Oct 14, 2021

Local businesses make BNC125 2021 list

Every year, Business North Carolina releases BNC125, a list of the top 125 private companies in North Carolina. The list highlights the largest privately held companies within the state by collecting employment and revenue information from the compan ...

Oct 14, 2021

The impossible task

Every professional has had a moment in time where a task has seemed unmanageable. But learning how to manage those kinds of tasks can combat workplace complacency, which oftentimes leads to burnout. The word “burnout” was introduced by a psychol ...

Oct 14, 2021

Fayetteville Area Convention and Visitors Bureau welcomes new staff members

FACVB announced on Sept. 24 the hiring of three new team members, Isaiah Griffin, Joie Schubert and Jennifer Betshlimon. Griffin will serve as the sales coordinator for the FACVB. He will work alongside other coordinators within the organization ...

Oct 14, 2021

Select Bank & Trust board of directors honor two individuals

President and CEO of Select Bank & Trust WILLIAM HEDGEPETH and Chairman of the Board GARY CICCONE were honored on Sept. 17 with Resolutions in Recognition and Appreciation for Service to Select Bank & Trust.   “We began this jo ...

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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