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2020 Small Business Leader of the Year

Greenville, NC (March 2, 2021) — The Greenville-Pitt County Chamber of Commerce is now accepting nominations for the 2020 Small Business Leader of the Year Award.  In recognition of the outstanding...

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Greenville proves hot spot for Gen Z

Greenville, NC (February 24, 2021) - Greenville is catching the eye of the next generation of North Carolinians, ranking among the trendiest cities in the U.S. for Gen Z (born between 1997 and 2021)...

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State pension plan shipshape, state treasure reports

By Pat Gruner, Staff Writer
The Daily Reflector

Finances were on the menu for State Treasurer Dale Folwell’s address to the Pitt County Chamber of Commerce during its monthly Power Luncheon Tuesday.

In a...

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ECU gets $1.9 million Golden LEAF grant to develop Eastern Region Pharma Center

GREENVILLE, N.C. (February 8, 2021) – East Carolina University has received a nearly $1.9 million grant from the Golden LEAF Foundation for the creation of a pharmaceutical manufacturing training...

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Let's Rebuild America

It seems each Congress and every new Administration includes infrastructure as a top priority.

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MEC COVID-19 Loan Assistance

The Mid-East Commission's Micro Loan Program helps finance existing local small businesses throughout a 5-county region recover from the COVID-19 crisis.  Eligible businesses should be small...

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