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Scholarships available from AgCarolina Farm Credit

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Monday, January 15, 2018

Twenty-nine college scholarships are available from AgCarolina Farm Credit and will be awarded in the coming months.

College scholarships are one component of The Fund for Rural NC, AgCarolina Farm Credit’s corporate-giving program. Ag loans, special loan programs, educational seminars, grant funds and financial sponsorships to help young and beginning farmers succeed are also provided by the agricultural lender.

Students who are enrolled in an agricultural related degree at North Carolina State University may apply for one of five $2,000 scholarships. Recipients must be children or grandchildren of customers of AgCarolina Farm Credit. Students must apply directly to NCSU. Applications are due by February 15.

In addition, five $750 scholarships will be awarded to students enrolled in the Ag Institute at North Carolina State University. Recipients must be children or grandchildren of an AgCarolina customer. Students must apply directly to NCSU. Applications are due by February 15.

Two $1,000 scholarships are available to students enrolled at the University of Mount Olive. Recipients must be pursuing a degree within the agriculture industry, reside within AgCarolina’s territory, and be the child or grandchild of an AgCarolina member. Applications are due by March 31.

Four $500 FFA scholarships are available to FFA members who are high school seniors, along with two $1,000 scholarships to students attending North Carolina A&T State University. Recipients must be residents of eastern North Carolina. Applications are due by March 31.

Four $1,000 “At-Large” college scholarships will be awarded to recipients who are attending or plan to attend a 4-year college or university within North Carolina. The “At-Large” scholarships are non-degree specific and recipients must be the children or grandchildren of customers of AgCarolina Farm Credit. The deadline for applications is March 31.

“The education of young people in eastern North Carolina has always been a priority of our cooperative,” says Dave Corum, AgCarolina’s President and CEO. “Through these scholarships, AgCarolina reveals the emphasis we place on higher education and creating opportunities for young people.”

AgCarolina Farm Credit is a farmer owned financial cooperative with headquarters in Raleigh. They are the leading provider of credit to farmers in central and eastern North Carolina. AgCarolina Farm Credit has over $1.4 billion in loans and commitments outstanding to nearly 3,000 North Carolina farmers. Loans are made to finance land, homes, farm buildings, operating expenses, livestock and equipment, as well as other purposes. Credit life insurance, appraisal services, and leasing are also available through AgCarolina Farm Credit.

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October 15, 2018

The following new corporations in Pitt and neighboring counties filed Oct. 4-10 with the N.C. Secretary of State’s office:

■ All Out Professionals LLC, agent Antonio M. Bunn, 110 E. Arlington Blvd., Ste. N, Greenville.

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■ Fred Webb, 210 Airport Road, storage/accessory, $0.

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■ Jay P. Buckingham, Coleen A. Buckingham to Northpointe Bank $200,000

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The following deeds were recorded with the Pitt County Register of Deeds from Oct. 4-10. Each $2 in revenue stamps is equal to $1,000 in valuation. ( * No fee required)

■ Ronald E. Bull to Josephine L. Bull: Lot 10, Marva Villa subdivision, Section 2 $24

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A couple of Greenville residents have opened a new pawn shop in Tarboro.

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■ Barclays Bank Delaware v. Rachel Eileen Ramirez, collection on account, 18CVD 2327, Aug. 17, 2018.

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