Archive for November 2012

Sanderson Farms Nixes Nash Poultry Plant

Sanderson Farms officials announced Tuesday their decision to abandon plans to open a large-scale chicken processing plant in Nash County. “That’s good news,” said Wilson Mayor Bruce Rose, just minutes after learning about the decision. “That’s good news.” A Nash County commissioner partly attributed the decision to legal battles surrounding the proposed plant site. The…

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Judge to Review Sanderson Farms Suit

Nov 03, 2012 (Menafn – The Wilson Daily Times – McClatchy-Tribune Information Services via COMTEX) — A Superior Court judge will review the latest lawsuit filed against Nash County that alleges the commissioners failed to follow state law when buying land that could become the future site of a Sanderson Farms poultry plant. Two prominent…

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