Articles in regional publications that pertain to a wide range of North Carolina-related topics.
for We the People of North Carolina Vol. 43 Issue 5, May 1985
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When the business began in 1912, the Gilmore Plant & Bulb Company, Inc. was called the North State Nursery. It incorporated in 1936 under the ownership and direction of G. G. Gilmore, Sr. The company sells everything from seeds to sixty-foot magnolias. The company's farms cover 1,100 acres across Guilford, Randolph, Chatham and Surry Counties.
Ramon L. Yarborough is the publisher of The Fayetteville Observer and The Fayetteville Times. We the People of North Carolina magazine features him in its Businessman in the News section.
Asheville has been called the jewel of the West in North Carolina's crown. This article details the economic development of the city and surrounding Buncombe County.