Friday Feb 28
Wayne E. Bailey hires new COO
Chadbourn, N.C.-based Wayne E. Bailey Produce Co. has hired Andy Pope as chief operating officer, said George Wooten Jr., the company's owner.
High sweet potato prices should go higher
A lighter 2013 crop has generated robust demand for U.S. sweet potatoes, and prices will likely rise even more.
Students Hope Their Classmates Will See Just How the Garden Grows
It's deep in the winter season, but Catawba College students, Jonathan Buffkin of Chadbourn and Sloan Kessler of Onalaska, Wis., are dreaming of fresh lettuce, spinach and kale.
New tourism branding initiative in Columbus Co. will be announced next week
The Columbus County Tourism Bureau and Greater Whiteville Chamber of Commerce will reveal a new logo and new message next Monday night.