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Quotes of the week

“What’s inside this beautifully constructed 204,000-square-foot building is a game-changer for our industry.”

— William Nowicke, COO,

Agility Fuel Systems,

at grand opening of the company’s new plant in Summit Industrial Park

“My mom even told me that if enjoyment and excitement were like a grade for this, then I would probably get over 100.”

— Anna Tarplee, student,

Shive Elementary School,

on collecting items for
South Carolina flood victims

“These improvements in air quality didn’t happen by chance. They happened
because controls were in place.”

— Tom Mather, spokesman,

N.C. Department of Air Quality,

about meeting standards

“I love giving back what the Lord’s given to me. It’s my
talent.”

— Kim Lucas, registered nurse,

on putting Rowan Helping Ministries clients at ease as she gives flu vaccines each year

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