News: Business

Aug. 15, 2014 @ 10:58 AM

Harris Teeter to expand distribution center

 Gov. Pat McCrory and N.C. Commerce Secretary Sharon Decker announced today that Harris Teeter, LLC will expand the perishable facility of its existing Indian Trail Distribution Center in Union County. 


Jul. 31, 2014 @ 04:50 PM

Lawmakers weigh ban on teen use of tanning beds

A ban on teens 18 and younger using tanning beds will be decided this week in the N.C. General Assembly.


Jul. 26, 2014 @ 04:16 PM

Quick freeze: Liquid nitrogen makes coolest ice cream

JB’s Frozen Gold offers a twist on traditional ice cream with the help of liquid nitrogen.


Jul. 24, 2014 @ 05:25 PM

Staet eyes cap on sales tax

A bill working its way through the General Assembly could place a cap on sales tax in the state and give counties more options with sales tax revenue.


Jul. 22, 2014 @ 05:01 PM

Waxhaw contractor tops Dirty Half Dozen

A Waxhaw-based contractor with a history of incomplete work was at the top of the Better Business Bureau of the South Piedmont’s 2014 Midyear Dirty Half-Dozen list.


Jul. 19, 2014 @ 04:03 PM

Southern States plans bigger store in Monroe

A new Monroe Southern States store, four times the size of the current location, will hold its grand opening August 29th. Located at 1620 East Roosevelt Boulevard in a former BI-LO grocery store, the building has been undergoing extensive renovation since early March.