News: Business

Oct. 18, 2014 @ 03:13 PM

Shelter, SPCC plan Work Ready project

The Union County Community Shelter and South Piedmont Community College launched their Work Ready Partnership  in late September at the Community Shelter’s Jefferson Street facility.


Oct. 02, 2014 @ 01:48 PM

Monroe native boosts mobile service in ad

When he was in Kindergarten, Betty White knew her son Gentry was destined for success.


Sep. 20, 2014 @ 01:37 PM

Open houses promote Manufacturing Awareness Week

Local businesses will be offering open houses, tours and networking opportunities during Manufacturing Awareness Week, which runs from Sept. 30 through Oct. 2.


Sep. 20, 2014 @ 01:31 PM

Lost Parrot offers a laid-back atmosphere

As business continues to pick up, co-owners Wendell Helms and Lynn Zook look to continue offering a laid back, fun and family friendly environment at their new business.


Sep. 06, 2014 @ 12:57 PM

County show appreciation for local industry

A special reception, dinner and banquet took place Thursday night following a lunch and golf tournament earlier in the day as part of the 16th Annual “Hook & Slice” Industry Appreciation Day.


Aug. 28, 2014 @ 12:52 PM

Drew Boggs pleads guilty to two felonies

Carl "Drew" Boggs, CEO of Boggs Paving, entered a plea of guilty to two felony counts in U.S. District Court Thursday morning.