November 19, 2018

People in the Twin Counties looking for a place to eat a burger somewhere other than a usual chain restaurant might want to check out a recently opened spot in town.

Barley and Burger, with a specialty of gourmet chef-driven burgers and local craft beer, opened Thursday at 2921 Zebulon Road.…

Realtors group boosts Habitat for Humanity

November 19, 2018

The Rocky Mount Association of Realtors has been raising money for the local Habitat for Humanity.

Market Leader Realty's Renee Silk and Ana Joyner along with Mike Allen from Boone, Hill Allen and Ricks have been diligently collecting donations and raffle items since September.

A raffle drawing was…

Retailers band together for Small Business Saturday

November 19, 2018

NEW YORK — Many small and independent retailers who are holding Small Business Saturday shopping events Thanksgiving weekend are banding together with others, believing that there’s strength in numbers.

Small Business Saturday, started in 2010 to encourage consumers to shop in their…

Southern Bank names chief credit officer

November 19, 2018

Southern Bank Senior Vice President and Senior Credit Officer Judy Lynn has been promoted to chief credit officer for the bank.

The announcement was made by Southern Bank Chairman and Chief Executive Officer J. Grey Morgan.

“We are very pleased that Judy has accepted this new leadership role…