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New county quilting group meeting at Stanly County Public Library
A newly-formed quilting group is now getting together in the public meeting room of the Stanly County Public Library.
Uwharrie National Forest to conduct prescribed burns in January
TROY –The Uwharrie Ranger District will conduct prescribed burns beginning in January to help reduce woody debris and prevent larger, high-severity wildfires, which could threaten private homes and property.
VFW Post 2908 Men’s Auxiliary will have its New Year’s Eve Dance Dec. 31
Hatley’s to light hillside for Christmas
The Hatley’s will light the hillside at their homes near Oakboro with luminaries, scenes and Christmas lights from Dec. 22-25 on evenings that weather permits.
This Weekend in Stanly County December 21
There’s no need to tell you what the big event is this weekend…at least that is if you stretch your weekend to include Monday and Tuesday, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.
SC Dental Clinic receives $2,500 grant
The Stanly County Health Department Dental Clinic has received $2,500 from the Delta Dental Foundation.
This Weekend in Stanly County December 14
Santa has certainly been busy around Stanly County for the last few weeks, riding in parades, tossing candy, laughing Ho, Ho, Ho, and making promises of gifts to come.
Town Creek under the stars explores Mayan apocalypse legend Dec. 21
Mount Gilead – On Dec. 21, the Mayan long count calendar officially “runs out of time,” leading some to predict that the world will end. However, the staff plans to be here later that night, so come join us at Town Creek Indian Mound at 6 p.m. for what will be our final astronomy program for 2012 at one of the last great dark sky sites in the Piedmont.
Monarch breaks ground on community garden
As the shovels hit the dirt for a groundbreaking ceremony at Monarch’s Stanly Industrial Services building, the new community garden was ready to be planted.
This Weekend in Stanly County December 7
Deck the halls. Christmas is nearly here. And it’s time to get out and admire all the glittering decorations throughout the county and to take in a festival of trees, a holiday craft show, breakfast with Santa, and choirs singing noel.
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