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Selected Articles from the March 2000 Issue

C o v e r S t o r y
Nasdaq Meets NASCAR

NCCBI's 58th Annual Meeting boasts an exciting and diverse agenda this year with key speakers Alfred R. Berkeley III, president of the Nasdaq Stock Market, and Howard A. “Humpy” Wheeler, president and general manager of Lowe's Motor Speedway, addressing the state's leaders of business and industry.

Out and About
Carolina Ballet Leaps Into the Big Time

Carolina Ballet received high praise when The New York Times described the two-year-old company as “characterful, well-disciplined and exciting” and an internationally renowned dance critic called the troupe his “favorite new ballet company.”

E x e c u t i v e P r o f i l e
George Little of George W. Little & Associates

This Southern Pines businessman's tenacity is credited by many for the GOP's long string of successes in Moore County. And outside of the political arena he's earned a reputation as a civic leader and loyal supporter of community colleges.

S p e c i a l S e c t i o n

Annual Golf Directory

Our fifth annual assessment of the state of golf in the best state for the game.

N C C B I N e w s
Membership Campaign Called a Success

NCCBI accelerated its annual membership campaign last month with predictions that recruitment will far surpass recent years. Events held across the state with the support of many NCCBI friends attracted crowds of prospective members.

T a r h e e l T r a v e l s
Fearrington House

The Fearrington House, an inn, village and restaurant near Pittsboro, remains the only establishment in the state to receive the highest rankings from Mobil and AAA. Bill Hensley explains what makes it so special.


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