Wed Apr 21, 2021

Editorial: County purchase of BB&T campus is opportunity for job growth

One of the buildings that make up the BB&T campus on U.S. 701 north of Whiteville. Staff photo by Justin Smith

BB&T’s consolidation of its two campuses in the county — the call center in North Whiteville and the office complex in downtown Whiteville – leaves tens of thousands of vacant square feet, but it also affords an opportunity.

The county commissioners will consider buying the north campus at their

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