Insteel Industries acquires Pennsylvania company

Insteel Industries Inc. (NASDAQ: IIIN) of Mount Airy, through its wholly owned subsidiary Insteel Wire Products Co., has acquired certain assets of Ortiz Engineered Products of Sugarloaf, Pennsylvania, the company announced Monday. Ortiz services the concrete industry...

Grant giving students career education

DOBSON — A grant from the Golden Leaf Foundation is helping Surry County Schools prepare kids for the workplace. Crystal Folger-Hawks appeared before the county Board of Education Monday evening to give an update on what has happened since the launch of a new...

Insteel Industries posts 4Q profit

Insteel Industries Inc. on Thursday reported fiscal fourth-quarter earnings of $3.8 million. The Mount Airy, North Carolina-based company said it had net income of 20 cents per share. The maker of steel wire reinforcing for the concrete and construction industry...