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New Manufacturing Operation Opens in Tarboro

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TARBORO — Edgecombe County is about to get a much neededeconomic boost. An auto parts manufacturer is opening shop in Tarboro.

Carolina System Technology announced plans Wednesday to open itsnewest plant which will employ 160 people to start. Officials sayemployment could rise to include as many as 500 people within acouple of years.

The new business will provide a great economical boost for a countythat's always near the top of the state's unemployment list.

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