Category Archives: BREAKING NEWS

Rating service says outlook ‘negative’ for Vidant

Moody’s Investor Service NEW YORK CITY — Moody’s Investors Service assigned an A1 rating to Vidant Health’s $278 million Health Care Facilities Revenue Series 2015 Bonds to be issued by the North Carolina Medical Care Commission. The final maturity of the bonds is 2045. The rating service also affirmed an A1 rating for Vidant’s outstanding, previously issued debt. The outlook for Vidant has been revised to negative from stable. SUMMARY RATING RATIONALE The A1 rating is attributable to Vidant’s strong market share across multiple counties in eastern Nort…

Two arrested in Oriental bank heist

First court date set for this Friday Pamlico County Sheriff’s Office ***Immediate Release*** On 12-02-2013 at approximately 4:02 p.m. hours an armed robbery occurred at the First Citizen Bank located at 409 Broad St. in Oriental NC, 28571. Two black males wearing dark colored clothing entered the branch and demanded money from the employees at gun point. One suspects had a handgun, silver in color handgun and red sunglasses on. The two suspects fled the scene on foot with over $30,000.00 in cash. There were three employees and one customer inside the branch at the time of the robbery. On 12-…