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“I couldn’t stop shaking” Concord woman says of $100,634 Cash 5 jackpot

Dana Dysart of Concord said she was in shock after winning Sunday’s $100,634 Cash 5 jackpot. “I thought I was going to die in the ... Read more

12 hours ago by Staff Reports.

Badin Council hears from Retail Strategies

Badin council members heard from a retail advisory business about opportunities available for the town to expand its business possibilities. Retail Strategies of Birmingham has ... Read more

13 hours ago by Imari Scarbrough.

New development could add 172 houses to Locust

A major subdivision could be on its way to Locust. Meritage Homes — a developer with about seven projects under its belt in the Charlotte ... Read more

16 hours ago by Shannon Beamon.

Norwood Council receives audit report, names finance officer

Norwood Town Commissioners heard an audit report on the town’s finances for the 2016-17 fiscal year, received updates on a number of projects and named ... Read more

17 hours ago by Toby Thorpe.

Several municipal seats remain open

Municipal filings are picking up, especially in Norwood where opposition is growing. As Friday’s noon deadline for filing approaches, plenty of municipal seats remain open ... Read more

19 hours ago by Ritchie Starnes.

County honored for data management, reporting 

Stanly County’s success with data-driven management and reporting has earned the local government with an award. For its success, the International City/County Management Association awarded ... Read more

1 day ago by Ritchie Starnes.

Police ID jewelry store theft suspect

Surveillance photos along with the help of the community and surrounding law enforcement agencies helped Albemarle police identity a suspect in a jewelry store theft. Albemarle ... Read more

1 day ago by Ritchie Starnes.

Health department receives grant

The Stanly County Health Department was awarded a Community Health Grant for $150,000. “We are pleased to receive this grant as it will allow us ... Read more

1 day ago by Staff Reports.

Local stars learn to dance for benefit of children, Butterfly House

By Marina Shankle, for the SNAP Stanly County locals Cindy Thompson, Jeremy Forsythe and Joel Laster have banded together to form a dance trio for ... Read more

1 day ago by Staff Reports.

Two SCC students will represent U.S. at WorldSkills in Russia

Two students from Stanly Community College are heading to Kazan, Russia, in August 2019 to represent the United States at the WorldSkills Mechatronics Competition. WorldSkills ... Read more

2 days ago by Staff Reports.

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