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2955
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Sanford's Static Control Components, with estimated 1996 sales of $115 million, produces products for the electronic industry that include aluminized bags, static protection bags, grounded floors, and anti-static lab coats.
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North Carolina (NoCar F 251 W4), Vol. 54 Issue 7, July 1996, p34-35, il
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2957
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The Federal Telecommunications Act of 1996 has eliminated local telephone company monopolies and opened the way for competition. By the end of 1996, at least fifteen companies will be competing statewide for local service.
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North Carolina (NoCar F 251 W4), Vol. 54 Issue 7, July 1996, p16,19-20
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2956
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Asheville's Biltmore House, the country's largest private residence, attracts almost a million visitors yearly to view the 250-room French Renaissance chateau and surrounding grounds.
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North Carolina (NoCar F 251 W4), Vol. 54 Issue 7, July 1996, p60, il
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2966
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John Harris chose a graduate school close to Jockey's Ridge on the Outer Banks. He never got his degree. Instead, he and a partner founded Kitty Hawk Kites, the world's largest hang gliding school and kite retailer in the East.
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North Carolina (NoCar F 251 W4), Vol. 54 Issue 7, July 1996, p6, il
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2967
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Tourism is the state's second largest industry, and for years certain sections favored by history and geography got most tourist dollars. Today, creative marketing strategies and internet pages enable even the most rural counties to draw tourists.
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North Carolina (NoCar F 251 W4), Vol. 54 Issue 7, July 1996, p12,14-15, il
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2968
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There was a time when selecting local telephone service was easy. Only a few companies were available. Now a ruling by the N.C. Utilities Commission allows competition, and nine new companies are ready to compete for customers.
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North Carolina (NoCar F 251 W4), Vol. 54 Issue 7, July 1996, p18, il
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5713
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Created in 1907, Lee County is the state's newest county. For years dependent upon an agricultural economy, Lee County seeks to broaden its base through companies like Golden Poultry, Coty, Tyson, and Moen.
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