• Gov. McCrory announces nearly 100 new jobs in Shelby


    SHELBY, N.C. - Gov. Pat McCrory announced Wednesday afternoon that a manufacturing company will bring almost 100 jobs to a Shelby plant.

    Nebraska-based company Metal Works Manufacturing is relocating to Shelby. The company plans to add 86 new jobs by 2019.

    McCrory said manufacturing is 21 percent of North Carolina's gross product.

    Reporter Stephanie Coueignoux is working to find out what these new jobs could mean for the Shelby area on Eyewitness News at 5 p.m.

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