"The World Made Straight" Feature Film Picks up US Distribution

[08/27/2014] The WNC-filmed feature "The World Made Straight," based on the book by the same name by NC author Ron Rash, has secured US distribution by Millennium Entertainm... Details...

Bakers Waste Equipment Formally Welcomed to Caldwell County

[08/27/2014] Solid waste equipment manufacturer Bakers Waste Equipment celebrated a formal ribbon-cutting ceremony on Wednesday, August 27 at its facility in Lenoir. Sponsor... Details...

"MotorWeek" Visits Wheels Through Time in Maggie Valley

[08/26/2014] On Tuesday, August 26 Wheels Through Time hosted the cast and crew of “MotorWeek” – television’s original automotive magazine – during a shoot for one... Details...

Fall's All About Film at NYS3

[08/25/2014] The New York Studio for Stage & Screen in Asheville (NYS3) has some exciting new news to share! Not only are they offering different free classes than they ... Details...

Exela Pharma Sciences Celebrates Renovated Headquarters at Ribbon Cutting

[08/12/2014] Exela Pharma Sciences, LLC – a Lenoir-based pharmaceutical company – formally unveiled its new headquarters during a ribbon-cutting ceremony Tuesday sponsor... Details...

AdvantageWest website wins "Superior" by Southern Economic Development Council

[08/04/2014] The new website for AdvantageWest, www.AdvantageWest.com, has won a “Superior” award from the Southern Economic Development Council. SEDC is the oldest and ... Details...

Polk County Film Initiative to Launch 2015 Tryon International Film Festival

[08/01/2014] Tryon, NC – The Polk County Film Initiative (PCFI) is expanding its theme of bringing film production to Polk County by launching the 2015 Tryon International... Details...

AdvantageWest President & CEO Appointed Executive Director of ARC

[07/30/2014] The president and CEO of AdvantageWest Economic Development Group has been appointed executive director of the Appalachian Regional Commission. Read the full pr... Details...

Appalachian Regional Commission Press Release: New Executive Director

[07/30/2014] Scott T. Hamilton, President and CEO of AdvantageWest, named Executive Director of Appalachian Regional Commission WASHINGTON, D.C., July 30, 2014—Scott T. Ha... Details...

Documentary Writer/Co-Producer Headlines August 21 event

[07/29/2014] Dayton Duncan, writer and co-producer with Ken Burns of the documentary "The National Parks: America’s Best Idea" will be the keynote speaker at the Blue Ridg... Details...

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