May 9, 2024

City of Fayetteville seeks federal support for eco-friendly transit upgrades

The City of Fayetteville is actively pursuing federal funding to enhance its public transportation fleet through the Federal Transit Administration’s (FTA) competitive Low or No Emission Vehicle Program.         ...

Apr 25, 2024

Internet service provider with presence in Harnett County selected to become basis of joint venture between EQT and T-Mobile

Nearly a year after Lumos, a leading 100 percent Fiber Optic Internet service provider, announced that they would invest over $50 million to bring their internet services to residents and businesses in Harnett County, the business is now making headl ...

Apr 25, 2024

Engineering a workforce: FTCC provides a wide variety of career-focused programs for high-demand skills in engineering & applied technology fields

FTCC’s Engineering and Applied Technology academic programs range from expected offerings like a vast air conditioning, heating and refrigeration technology program, to a recently devised curriculum in the Mechatronics Engineering program. Photo prov ...

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Ashley Lee
Cape Fear Valley Health Foundation

Cape Fear Valley Health Foundation and Methodist University Host Step Up 4 Health and Wellness Expo April 20

Posted Apr 9, 2024
Don’t miss the third annual Step Up 4 Health and Wellness Expo Saturday, April 20, 2024, which includes a free community health and wellness expo. This fun, family-friendly community event also gives supporters the chance to raise money for worthy ca entire article
Apr 4, 2024

Cumberland County Library presents innovative coding and STEM programs

Image courtesy of Cumberland County LibraryThe Cumberland County Public Library is hosting a series of dynamic coding and STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) programs tailored for people of all ages. The series, which runs from Ap ...

Mar 27, 2024

Harnett Regional Water launches new free digital water management portal for customers

Harnett Regional Water has recently partnered with WaterSmart Software to launch WaterSmart, a digital portal that allows customers to access detailed information regarding their household water use.WaterSmart is a free management portal that allows ...

Mar 19, 2024

Metronet offers new security feature

Image courtesy of MetronetMetronet recently announced that new Metronet customers are eligible to upgrade to eero Plus. eero Plus is a digital security subscription for a better internet experience when paired with Metronet-supported eero device. Fea ...

Mar 14, 2024

NCDMV Self-Service Kiosk now available at Fayetteville Harris Teeter

NCDMV Kiosk. Photo provided by: the NCDMV In an effort to shorten lines and wait times at offices across the state and provide services outside of typical office hours, the N.C. Division of Motor Vehicles is piloting the use of self-service kios ...

Mar 13, 2024

New EV stations installed in downtown Elizabethtown

The chargers are part of the latest generation of ChargePoint commercial charging stations compatible with all electric vehicles and are the first Energy Star certified chargers.  Photo provided by: Town of ElizabethtownThe Town of Elizabethtown ...

Feb 21, 2024

TechNet Symposium returns to Fort Liberty; Inaugural Career fair kicks off first day

The 2024 TechNet Fort Liberty Symposium and Exposition has officially begun at the Iron Mike Conference Center. Produced and held annually by the Armed Forces Communications & Electronics Association International’s (AFCEA) North Carolina Ch ...

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Big help for small businesses: City of Fayetteville's Commercial Corridor Exterior Grant Program is working to revive and refresh small businesses

The Custom Concepts Body Works building located at 525 Cumberland St. is one example of successful utilization of the program. Funds can be used for paint jobs, window work and new signage for the businesses along with other exterior improvements. Ph

Boots to Business: The SBA’S entrepreneurial education and training program is open to active duty service members, Veterans of all eras and military spouses

 to L: Fayetteville Veterans Business Outreach Center Business Counselor Julius Cook, Small Business Center Director for Central Carolina Community College Terri Brown and VBOC Director Robin Livingston stand together following a successful B2B

Happy May, happy Mother’s Day!

The month of May is here and I can’t believe how fast the year is flying by! That being said, fathers, husbands, daughters and sons, it is important that if you’re reading this that you are aware that Mother’s Day is only two days away at the time of