New Zaxby's Restaurant Now Open in Southern Pines

  Update 11/20/17:  The Zaxby's restaurant at 160 Partners Circle in Southern Pines is now open!   “This area is affluent and it is a really nice community. People come from all around the world to experience the golf and ambiance and we just wanted to get in before someone beat us to it,” said co-owner Rod Pass.  “This location is rig... Read More »
New Zaxby's Restaurant Now Open in Southern Pines

Golf Pride's "Global Innovation Campus" Coming to Pinehurst

Golf Pride, a division of the international conglomerate Eaton Corp and the golf industry’s largest manufacturer of golf club grips, is building an $8 million, 36,000 square-foot building on 10 acres in Pinehurst to house their corporate headquarters, an R&D division, and a retail space. To be called the “Global Innovation Campus”, the facility will be built just inside t... Read More »
Golf Pride's "Global Innovation Campus" Coming to Pinehurst

Aberdeen is Open for Business

The Town of Aberdeen has a lot going on, particularly in the downtown area.  New shops and restaurants have opened, storefronts have been revitalized, and several beautification projects are underway to enhance the overall enjoyment of the downtown shopping district. In its heyday 60 years ago, downtown Aberdeen was known as “The Shopping Center of the Sandhills”, but when U.S... Read More »
Aberdeen is Open for Business

Update on R. Riveter: Company Back on Shark Tank for Exclusive Behind-the-Scenes Look

R. Riveter, a manufacturer and retailer of unique, high-quality handbags, is going to be on a new episode of the national TV show “Shark Tank”, one year after first debuting their American-made handbags on the show.  This episode, airing on ABC on February 10, 2017, at 9 p.m. (ET), will share an exclusive behind-the-scenes update on R. Riveter’s massive growth since partn... Read More »
Update on R. Riveter:  Company Back on Shark Tank for Exclusive Behind-the-Scenes Look

R. Riveter: Rooted in Southern Pines

Headquartered in Southern Pines, R. Riveter, manufacturer and retailer of unique handbags, has just expanded to include a store in the Washington DC area.  Co-Founder and Moore County resident Cameron Cruse and business partner Lisa Bradley are military spouses with an inspiring story of growth and success.  Read more about their story here. R. Riveter started in 2011 in Georgia, and... Read More »
R. Riveter:  Rooted in Southern Pines

Hometown Hero is Innovator in Robbins

On any given summer day in southern Moore County, North Carolina, you’ll find some of the world’s best athletes teeing it up at Pinehurst Resort. With picturesque courses nestled into a charming historic village, it’s easy to see why Pinehurst has become a vibrant tourist town that’s heralded as the golf capital of the world. But as those who venture a few miles away di... Read More »
Hometown Hero is Innovator in Robbins

Kent Misegades – Bringing a Manufacturing Business to Moore County

  After studying  nuclear and mechanical engineering at  NC State University in the 1970s, Kent Misegades has spent much of his career working in Germany in industry.  In the mid-1990s while working at an engineering company near Frankfurt, Germany, Kent was asked to return to the U.S. to run a company that some former colleagues had started in the Research Triangle Park.&#... Read More »
Kent Misegades – Bringing a Manufacturing Business to Moore County

New Lowes Foods Opens in Southern Pines

  The new Lowes Foods grocery store is open for business and is the anchor store for the new 71,000 square-foot Morganton Park South retail complex in Southern Pines. Lowes Foods also has another Moore County location at Olmsted Village in Pinehurst. The Southern Pines location brings several new features to customers.  The Community Table will encourage shoppers to sample, enjoy a... Read More »
New Lowes Foods Opens in Southern Pines

Moore County Welcomes New Businesses

>> Update:  Southern Pines Ace Hardware opened June 7, 2016! One new business opened in Southern Pines this week, and another is scheduled to open in late May.  McAlister's Deli, next to Talbot's in the Pinecrest Plaza shopping center, opened on April 11th. The store features 3,838 square feet of interior space, plus 2 outdoor eating areas.  As part of the grand opening, ... Read More »
Moore County Welcomes New Businesses

Restored Historic Building Inspires Local Entrepreneurs

Back in the day, a daughter of Vass’ first doctor opened up a millinery shop on the main road leading into town. A nearby wooden bridge carried horse and carriage traffic past the corner building, bringing her what we can assume was a steady stream of customers at the turn of the century. Today that bridge is broader, and the current of travel is stronger and swifter of late, with a ... Read More »
Restored Historic Building Inspires Local Entrepreneurs