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James Upchurch named Forward McDuffie President

Forward McDuffie has announced the appointment of James Upchurch as its new President and Chief Executive Officer. Upchurch brings a wealth of local government knowledge and community development experience to this role, positioning Forward McDuffie for responsible growth and success in economic development initiatives. Forward McDuffie serves as the... READ MORE

Standard Iron breathes new life into Badcock building

The sounds of construction will emit from the former Badcock building in a few days as a metal fabrication company breathes new life into the dormant facility and prepares it for new use. Standard Iron will get the building it has sought for nearly two years. A Minneapolis-based company, Standard... READ MORE