Thank you so much for all of the wonderful information! Your local library may be able to help you find additional information. Also, you may want to visit the Digital Heritage Center https://www.digitalnc.org/ They have a trememdous amount of information about NC online including newspapers and city directories.
If you find you need further help, please contact us at: https://statelibrary.ncdcr.gov/contact Our reference team may be able to provide more information.
Government and Heritage Library