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May 4, 2015, No comments

Johnston, the owner of Tap Root, is also a board member of the N.C. Department of Agriculture and currently serves as a council member for the town of Mills River.


State: Emissions tests not needed in Haywood, Henderson, Rutherford

April 6, 2015, No comments

Emissions tests for cars and trucks are no longer necessary to protect air quality in more than half the counties where state testing is currently req ...

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NC comes in fourth in national economic development ranking

March 3, 2015, No comments

Gov. Pat McCrory announced on Monday that North Carolina jumped to fourth place among all states in Site Selection magazine’s 2014 Governor’s Cup, ...

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‘New economy’ conference set for March 18

March 3, 2015, No comments

Self Help Credit Union is hosting a March 18 conference, “Bringing it Home: Building a Local Economy for Everyone,” exploring how local, regional ...

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    NC flags to be lowered in memory of Coach Dean Smith
    February 9, 2015, No comments

    Gov. Pat McCrory ordered all North Carolina flags at state facilities to be lowered to half-staff from sunrise on Monday, Feb. 9, 2015 to sunset on Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2015. This order is in memorial of former UNC Chapel Hill Men’s Basket ...