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Submitted by Chris Brown on Thu, 11/13/2014 - 4:18pm.READ MORE:
Governor Pat McCrory announced this afternoon that Vertex Rail will be adding 1,300 new jobs at the former Terex Crane facility located on Raleigh Street in Wilmington. The company will manufacture rail tank cars which are in high demand to transport crude oil from North Dakota, Texas and other energy-producing states. Full story...
Submitted by Elizabeth Bynum on Wed, 11/12/2014 - 8:16pm.READ MORE:
Governor Pat McCrory is scheduled to attend a news conference Thursday, where officials will announce more than 1,000 new jobs appear headed to New Hanover County. Full story...
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 11/11/2014 - 5:01pm.READ MORE:
More than 1,000 new jobs appear headed to New Hanover County. County Commission Chair Woody White, who is also on the Board of Directors for Wilmington Business Development, says he's heard the new company will be Vertex Rail Manufacturing. Full story...
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 11/10/2014 - 3:53pm.READ MORE:
Submitted by Kevin Wuzzardo on Fri, 09/12/2014 - 3:06pm.READ MORE:
In what could be the final nail in the coffin for North Carolina's film industry, Gov. Pat McCrory says he will not call for the General Assembly to return to Raleigh for a special session. Full story...
Submitted by Sara Hopkins on Tue, 08/26/2014 - 5:24pm.READ MORE:
New Hanover County Commission and Wilmington City council met at the New Hanover County Executive Development Center Tuesday to discuss a handful of strategies they want to move forward with first. This is a follow up meeting to discuss the strategies stem the 100-thousand-dollar garner report presented earlier this year. Full story...
Submitted by Hannah Patrick on Thu, 08/21/2014 - 4:10pm.READ MORE:
Environmentalists say New Hanover County should be able to improve economically without jeopardizing quality of life. The recent Garner Report recommended the county should get rid of a permit process aimed at protecting air quality. Now the City of Wilmington and the County are coming together to discuss what to do. Full story...
Submitted by Hannah Patrick on Wed, 08/20/2014 - 4:00pm.READ MORE:
A project that could bring business and jobs to the Brunswick-Columbus county line may not be dead after all. Full story...
Submitted by StarNewsOnline.com on Tue, 08/19/2014 - 12:43pm.READ MORE:
The NC House defeated on Tuesday a bill that would have provided incentives to lure Continental Tire to Brunswick County, leaving the fate of the project up in the air. Full story...
Submitted by Hannah Patrick on Fri, 07/11/2014 - 3:52pm.READ MORE:
State documents say a company is considering bringing a thousand jobs to Brunswick County, but the county's economic development chief says everything is still very preliminary. Full story...