Posted on: January 9, 2018

NCACC President Brenda Howerton Updates U.S. Congressional Leaders on THRIVE Initiative


NCACC President and Durham County Commissioner Brenda Howerton met today with North Carolina’s United States Senators, Richard Burr and Thom Tillis, U.S. Representative G.K. Butterfield (D-N.C.), and

Governor Roy Cooper’s Director of Federal Government Relations, Jim McCleskey to discuss her statewide initiative, “100 Counties: Helping Our Children Thrive.”  (Click here for photos).  The mission...

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Posted on: December 20, 2017

19 Graduated from 2017 Fall Citizens' Academy in Rockingham County


A total of 19 students graduated from the 2017 Fall Citizens' Academy on Nov. 20th, during the Rockingham County Board of Commissioners' regular meeting.

Commissioners commended graduates on their dedication to participate and complete the 10-week program and presented special certificates.The 19 community volunteers who graduated from the Citizens' Academy at the Rockingham County Governmental Center in W...

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Posted on: December 20, 2017

Bill Early to Lead Economic Development Efforts in Brunswick County


BRUNSWICK COUNTY, N.C. – William S. “Bill” Early, an
experienced economic development leader with 29 years
of experience in North Carolina, has been tapped as the
executive director of Brunswick Business & Industry
Development (BBID).

Earlier this year, Brunswick County Commissioners voted to contract with BBID to handle the county’s industry recruitment efforts following the announcement by Mike Hargett, the county’s director of economic development and planning, t...

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