Workers Hired Back At Former Plant

Former textile employees will be hired to work at their old plant in Tarboro under a contract with a new firm. Glenoit IIG has contracted with Tarboro Textiles to run Glenoit's former plant that was closed last year. Tarboro Textiles is a new production company run by former Glenoit employee Jerry Howard. The announcement says 62 people will be hired initially, a total of 140 by March.