Rocky Mount

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Rocky Mount,

city (1990 pop. 48,997), Edgecombe and Nash counties, E N.C., on the Tar River; settled by 1818, inc. 1867. The growing city is the commercial and distribution center of a rich agricultural area (tobacco, cotton, and corn) as well as a large tobacco market. Textiles, clothing, chemicals, and pharmaceuticals are manufactured there. North Carolina Wesleyan College is in the city.
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The software allows Tempe to download to the end-of-aisle PCs in Rocky Mount enough information for a full shift's operations.
Roy Rogers, a division of Hardee's, the Rocky Mount, North Carolina, fast food chain has leased 5,000 square feet of space at 361 Fordham Road in the Bronx for 20 years.
On completion of the transaction, the combined bank will be headquartered in Rocky Mount, North Carolina, and will have five full-service offices serving the eastern North Carolina communities of Rocky Mount, Nashville, Tarboro and Wilson.
The merged company will operate from its Rocky Mount, North Carolina headquarters, and service its clients across the foodservice, retail, hospitality and healthcare industries.
Rocky Mount, NC, October 07, 2014 --( Kevin M.
Hudzik has been with Member One since 1994 and previously served as vice president of the Rocky Mount location.
The deal, which includes The Greenville Daily Reflector, The Rocky Mount Telegram, The Elizabeth City Daily Advance and 10 weeklies, is expected to close on July 31 for an undisclosed sum.
Survivors include her son, Mark Howard (Lynn) of McDonough, GA; daughters, Susan Fox (Mitchell) of Rocky Mount, NC and Barbara Jean Strickland of Tarboro, NC; grandchildren, Derek, Jennifer, Heather, Matthew, Trey, Stephen and Jessi; great grandchildren, Lawson and Turner; brother, David Bockoven, Plano, TX; sister, B.
Shredder and Castings Group, Brookhaven, Miss., has been selected by Shredded Products LLC to upgrade its current shredder system in Rocky Mount, Va.
The company said that the investment includes Verizon Wireless' deployment of wireless services in several eastern North Carolina markets including Wilmington, Greenville, Rocky Mount, Roanoke Rapids, Goldsboro, New Bern and Jacksonville.
Craven Community College in New Bern, Edgecombe Community College in Rocky Mount and Wayne Community College in Goldsboro act as hubs.

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