Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute is introducing a new class that will better prepare the students for jobs in the pharmaceutical industry and related fields.
A new industrial park county officials hope to begin would be the first of its kind in decades, filling a void by providing a site for projects that the county currently does not have the property to accommodate, a county leader said.
HIGH POINT — Organizers of the High Point Market hope to edge closer to economic normalcy with the spring furniture trade show that officially started Saturday, more than a year after the coronavirus pandemic disrupted the 2020 event.
New worries among consumers about possible inflation may join the problems furniture companies face even as new furniture orders continue at a rapid clip, according to the new monthly report from an industry consulting firm.
Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper has issued a new executive order bringing back pre-pandemic requirements for people seeking unemployment benefits to actively look for work.
Duke Energy is installing new technology to its electrical grid in Caldwell County that the company says will reduce the number and duration of power outages.
People who have been reluctant to return to the workforce, no matter the reason, may not realize how much opportunity they are missing now, a local economic development official said.
A small housing development planned near downtown Granite Falls will be the first in Caldwell County incorporating renewable energy sources intended to virtually wipe out homeowners’ electric bills.