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Ritchie Starnes, Author at The Stanly News & Press - Page 2 of 10

Ritchie Starnes

Florence’s wallop threatens Stanly

North Carolinians are bracing for impact as Hurricane Florence barrels toward Wilmington with the Piedmont expected to feel the storm’s wrath. On Monday Florence had ... Read more

Blaze damages Locust duplex

Two occupants of a duplex escaped injury after their home caught fire Sunday morning. Around 10:30 a.m. firefighters responded to 103 Dogwood St. where they ... Read more

2-year-old boy battles rare cancer

Curiosity arose when 2-year-old Max developed “raccoon eyes.” A quick internet search hinted at the possibility of cancer, turning curiosity into suspicions. But nothing indicated ... Read more

County’s economy gains strength

As the economies for the nation and state continue to trend upward so, too, goes the local economy. Stanly County’s economy is as robust as ... Read more