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Lumber thrills

TownSquare: Fair Bluff thinks slicker marketing of its tasty watermelons can sweeten long-term prospects for the small river town.

2015-08

Rock steady

TownSquare: A mountaintop refuge for centuries, Blowing Rock ranks among the state's most beloved and prosperous towns.

2015-07

Statewide: Feeling buzzed

Statewide: The Charlotte Hornets attracted a swarm of new attention, even as the team lost some sting.

2015-06

Statewide: Casting a wider net

Statewide: Massive outdoor-gear stores fish for more Tar Heel trade, forcing smaller rivals to try new lures.

2015-05

Statewide: Eastern region, May 2015

Monthly report of business news from the Eastern region.

2015-05

Statewide: Triad region, February 2015

Monthly report of business news from the Triad region.

2015-02

NCtrend: Christmas in July

NCtrend: Manteo's holiday hero.

2014-12

NCtrend: On the waterfront

NCtrend: It could have been a contender, but Wilmington must change its economic-development strategy if it wants to be somebody.

2014-11

Land's end

As the shoreline creeps closer, coastal leaders debate the need for bold action or quiet restraint.
 

2014-11

NCtrend: Recipe for recovery

NCtrend: A robust new restaurant scene has turned downtrodden downtown Kinston into a dining destination.

2014-10

Statewide: Triad region, October 2014

Monthly report of business news from the Triad region.

2014-10

Statewide: Western region, October 2014

Monthly report of business news from the Western region.

2014-10

Statewide: Great ain't good enough

Statewide: Tourism is thriving, so why is the state changing the way it goes after guests?

2014-09

This is the place

Cover story: Robeson is the state's poorest, most violent county, battered by economic forces that stole its chance to escape that fate.
 

2014-09

NCtrend: Home again

NCtrend: He built the top-selling Carolina coastal community − then moved back to Eden.

2014-08

The suitcase CEO

Cover story: Extended Stay America has its headquarters in Charlotte, but how N.C. can the company be when Jim Donald lives in Washington state?
 

2014-08

Statewide: Triad region, July 2014

Monthly report of business news from the Triad region.

2014-07

Statewide: Triad region, June 2014

Monthly report of business news from the Triad region.

2014-06

NCtrend: Dining dash

Dining dash: Chef Ashley Christensen cooks up a Raleigh-based eating empire in short order.

2014-03

Regional Report Western January 2014

Tim Lampkin is proud to promote a great place to hang out - or hang a hammock.

2014-01