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WRAL- Tiny house hotel coming to Rocky Mount

Wed | 08.01.18 | 9:15 am

By Kathy Hanrahan, Out and About Editor, & Bryan Mims, WRAL anchor/reporter ROCKY MOUNT, NC — The tiny home trend is coming to Rocky Mount The first and only tiny...

WRAL- UNC Chapel Hill team aims to preserve Rocky Mount Mills history

Wed | 08.01.18 | 9:11 am

By Brian Shrader, WRAL anchor/reporter ROCKY MOUNT, NC — Capitol Broadcasting bought more than just an abandoned textile mill when the company purchased Rocky Mount Mills four...

Business North Carolina, The Nash-Edgecombe economy heats up

Wed | 08.01.18 | 9:03 am

Appeared as a special section in the August 2018 issue of Business North Carolina By Kathy Blake Endless fields of cotton and rich green tobacco epitomize Nash and...

Telegram to move into Mills

Thu | 07.12.18 | 2:34 pm

The area’s longtime daily newspaper that began publication in October 1910 will be calling the Rocky Mount Mills its new home this year The Rocky Mount Telegram will relocate...

Meet the craft brewers making a go of it in Rocky Mount

Mon | 07.09.18 | 9:32 am

Inspired by our recent trips across North Carolina, we are launching a recurring series sampling the beer, wine and spirits being made and sold in all corners of The Old North...

Life inside a brewery incubator: BDD Brewing Co. explains the process of launching its business, first beers

Thu | 07.05.18 | 4:26 pm

We reported on the launch of a cool brewery incubator program in North Carolina in November last year — the Rocky Mount Mills Brewery Incubator We thought now was a good time...

New modular elevator added to mill building

Thu | 07.05.18 | 2:02 pm

People going down Falls Road on Tuesday might have noticed something unique going on in the midst of construction taking place at the Rocky Mount Mills A fully assembled...

Rocky Mount going all-in as a regional craft-brew incubator

Thu | 07.05.18 | 1:59 pm

Usually, our travel-related features focus on nearby destinations with an eye toward events, activities, entertainment and, of course, food and drink This edition takes a...

New brewery plans official opening

Thu | 07.05.18 | 11:27 am

Chazz Oesch and his cousin, Matt Nichols, plus his dad, Ken Oesch — the "loud silent partner" — are all set to open their new brewery in the storefront next to the beer garden...

Revitalizing a Historic Mill Town in North Carolina

Wed | 06.20.18 | 12:55 pm

North Carolina’s Capitol Broadcasting Company is betting on transformational redevelopment of a historic mill site to revive a region At a ULI Triangle event, representatives...