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WELCOME 2014

The economy, while improving, promises to be the top issue for the elections. And the elections…there will be some surprises, with resignations and new candidates popping up. Continue reading

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THANKS, MR. COBLE

Congressman Howard Coble who has represented the North Carolina 6th District for 15 terms will not seek re-election next year. His district includes most of the Piedmont Triad, home to scores of hosiery and textile manufacturing firms. His support for … Continue reading

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NOW THEY ARE SAFE

Women, children and dogs are not safe while the General Assembly is in session â€¦ so went a popular admonition among Raleigh citizens in the past. Now they can roam the streets once more. At 11:39 a.m. Friday, July 26, the … Continue reading

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END IN SIGHT?

The 2013-14 state budget is now in the hands of House and Senate conferees. This is almost the last step in the process, but this year it is complex and the negotiations may be brutal. The Senate version is far … Continue reading

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Save The Date

The official opening of the new facilities for the Manufacturing Solutions Center in Conover will be held Thursday, November 29. Sponsored by the City of Conover, which partnered with the MSC and Catawba Valley Community College to build the 30,000 … Continue reading

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Manufacturing Solutions Center Groundbreaking

Tuesday, February 21, 2012, 1 p.m. Artist rendering of the MSC center at Conover Station The City of Conover, in partnership with Catawba Valley Community College would like to invite you to a groundbreaking ceremony for the new home of … Continue reading

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The Give and Take Of Trade Pacts

Augustine (Auggie) Tantillo this week had the attention some 40 hosiery and yarn executives as he related the background and trends in U.S. trade negotiations. The focus was on apparel and textiles, which Tantillo says is the Number One target … Continue reading

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YOUR TURN, MY TURN

When representatives of the Governor’s budget team presented her $19.2 million proposal, the General Assembly appropriations committees had their chance to weigh in. And they did. The presentations, of course, were civil. But the response of chairs was something like, … Continue reading

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