Cooperative Extension helps farmers search for alternative enterprises

Cooperative Extension helps farmers search for alternative enterprises

Change is continuous in farming. Prices, farm programs, trade policies, technology, markets and consumer preferences all change continuously, just to ...

July 25th, 2016 |  


Speech Solutions moving to Whiteville

Speech Solutions moving to Whiteville

WHITEVILLE — Speech Solutions, a Lumberton-based company, has moved its office in Whiteville because of a growing demand for its services.The ne...

July 25th, 2016 |  


Freeman takes helm at UNCP’s Entrepreneurship Incubator

Freeman takes helm at UNCP’s Entrepreneurship Incubator

PEMBROKE — The University of North Carolina at Pembroke’s Entrepreneurship Incubator has a new front man.James Freeman recently took the p...

July 25th, 2016 |  


Renovated Rue21 opens in Lumberton with record sales

Renovated Rue21 opens in Lumberton with record sales

LUMBERTON — Rue21 is boasting more than a newly-expanded store in its Biggs Park Mall location — the local store also has bragging rights ...

July 18th, 2016 |  


Fresh fruits and veggies are always ‘a perfect choice’

Fresh fruits and veggies are always ‘a perfect choice’

Fruits and vegetables are a very important part of a healthy diet. We should make half the food on our plates fruits and vegetables. We can do this by...

July 18th, 2016 |  


RE/MAX in Lumberton announces new hire, broker award

RE/MAX in Lumberton announces new hire, broker award

LUMBERTON — RE/MAX Real Estate Exchange recently announced the hiring of a new broker and an award for broker Deborah Parker.Parker was granted ...

July 18th, 2016 |  


Lumberton Agricultural Events Center expansion coming soon

Lumberton Agricultural Events Center expansion coming soon

LUMBERTON — Long-awaited barns and horse stalls at the Southeastern North Carolina Agricultural Events Center could start to go up as early as n...

July 12th, 2016 |  


Coldwell Banker’sCarroll receives‘sterling’ status

Coldwell Banker’sCarroll receives‘sterling’ status

LUMBERTON — Janell Carroll, an associate with Coldwell Banker Premier Team Realty in Lumberton, was recently invited to join the company’s...

July 11th, 2016 |  


North Carolina Cooperative Extension is at your fingertips

North Carolina Cooperative Extension is at your fingertips

I am often asked in the community, “what do you do?” or “who do you work for?” When I answer North Carolina Cooperative Extens...

July 11th, 2016 |  


Social science helps us understand economy

Social science helps us understand economy

Intuitively, it makes sense to me that if our country wants to make housing more affordable we should impose rent limits, that if we want to help the ...

July 2nd, 2016 |