Eastern N.C. communities get grants to support economic growth

NCT StaffPublished: April 20, 2017, 5:04 pm RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCT) — The North Carolina Rural Infrastructure Authority has approved 22 grant requests, five of which are in the East. Martin County received three grants, and Pitt County received two. The approved grants...

New company to bring 31 jobs to Martin County

WILLIAMSTON, N.C. (WNCT) — Delaware-based Weitron Incorporated is planning to invest nearly $13 million in a production facility in Martin County, creating 31 jobs. The plant will be housed in a 50,000-square-foot shell building at the Martin Regional Business Park in...