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Southeastern Partnership's First Annual Meeting Looks Back On Record Success

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Keynote Speaker Explains South’s Manufacturing RenaissanceAbout 100 business, government and community leaders from around southeastern North Carolina gathered last Thursday evening at Whiteville’s Vineland Station for the first-ever annual meeting of The Southeastern Partnership. Included were investors, partners, allies, elected officials and others.

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Duke Energy awards $250,000 to Sampson Community College

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Duke Energy and Sampson Community College today announced a $250,000 investment from the Duke Energy Foundation. “Sampson Community College is grateful for the grant support of $250,000 from Duke Energy to enable our Industrial Systems Technology Program to acquire equipment that will provide state-of-the-art training for our students. The Duke Energy grant funds will be used 

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InnovateNC Grant to Strengthen Region’s Emerging Innovation Ecosystem in Marine and Life Sciences

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A proposal put forth by the City of Wilmington in collaboration with the University of North Carolina Wilmington, New Hanover County, Marine Bio-Technologies Center of Innovation, the Town of Leland, Brunswick County, NC Biotech Center SE Office and Brunswick Community College, has been selected by North Carolina State’s Institute for Emerging Issues' economic development initiative InnovateNC.

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