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Senior Living Center Progressing in Littleton

Construction is moving full speed ahead by ALG Senior, formerly Affinity Living Group, for Landings of Lake Gaston, a senior living facility on North Mosby Avenue just outside of Littleton. The 50-plus unit project features shared living space, studios, and other amenities and will… Continue Reading “Senior Living Center Progressing in Littleton”

Rail Spur Completed for JBB Packaging

Halifax County has completed construction of rail spur improvements to serve JBB Packaging LLC, a plastics manufacturer located in the Becker Industrial Park. The $525,000 project was financed with grant funds from NC Railroad Corporation and the NC Department of Transportation and constructed by… Continue Reading “Rail Spur Completed for JBB Packaging”

Premier Boulevard Extension Nearing Completion

Work continues on the extension of Premier Boulevard and multi-laning of NC Highway 125 in Roanoke Rapids. This $24.5 million project is being constructed by W.C. English, Inc. of Lynchburg, Virginia. According to North Carolina Department of Transportation officials, the Premier Boulevard extension portion of… Continue Reading “Premier Boulevard Extension Nearing Completion”

Site Selection Ranks Roanoke Rapids As Top 100 Micropolitan Area

For the fourth year in a row, Site Selection Magazine has named Roanoke Rapids as one of the Top 100 Micropolitan Areas in the United States. The Roanoke Rapids Micropolitan Area, which encompasses Halifax and Northampton Counties, received an overall ranking of #59 based… Continue Reading “Site Selection Ranks Roanoke Rapids As Top 100 Micropolitan Area”

Mahone Receives Prestigious Local Award

Collaborative spirit and leadership exemplify “Working Together Works” Roanoke Rapids, NC – At their annual meeting held on September 19 at the Weldon Mills Distillery, Halifax County Business Horizons (Halifax Horizons), Inc. presented the 9th Annual “Working Together Works” award to Will Mahone V, President… Continue Reading “Mahone Receives Prestigious Local Award”

Manufacturer Selects Halifax County For Expansion

Photo from Left to Right: Ronnie Locke, Chairman Halifax County Economic Development; NC Representative Michael H. Wray; David T. Hore, President PCB Piezotronics of NC, Inc.; Kenny Flowers, Assistant Secretary NC Department of Commerce; Vernon J. Bryant, Chairman Halifax County Board of Commissioners PCB… Continue Reading “Manufacturer Selects Halifax County For Expansion”