The Stanly News and Press (Albemarle, NC)


  • impressions.jpg Viral video: 'Night Before Christmas' in celebrity voices

    Bill Cosby. Robin Williams. Liam Neeson. Jay Leno. These are just a few of the celebrity voices included in a comedian's rendition of "Twas the Night Before Christmas."

    December 12, 2011 1 Photo

  • This Weekend in Stanly County, December 8

    December 8, 2011

  • Farmer to perform in MGCCA concert series

    The Ashley Jo Farmer Band will perform Dec. 9, on the MGCCA Concert Series. The concert begins at 7:30 p.m. at the Haywood Event Center, 104 S. Main St., Mount Gilead.

    December 7, 2011

  • snow-bear.jpg Viral video: Bear caught on tape having 'snow day' fun

    It turns out that bears aren’t all that different from us humans. They enjoy a good "snow day" too.

    December 5, 2011 1 Photo

  • rudolph-sign.jpg It's Rudolph by a nose: Mysterious elf alters deer crossing signs

    Someone — vandal, elf or imp — has added a little holiday cheer to many of the deer-crossing signs posted in Limestone County: A small red reflector on the tip of the deer silhouette’s nose.

    December 5, 2011 1 Photo

  • SCC Chorus will present concert

    The Stanly Community College (SCC) Chorus will present a Christmas concert on Dec. 8 at 7 p.m. in the Kelley Building auditorium on the Albemarle campus. This group is made up of SCC faculty and staff, as well as community citizens.

    December 2, 2011

  • Pfeiffer invites community to Christmas concert

    The Pfeiffer University Department of Music and Fine Arts will present its annual Christmas Concert on Dec. 4 at 4:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. in Henry Pfeiffer Chapel on the University’s Misenheimer Campus (48340 U.S. 52 N.). The concerts are free and open to the public.

    December 2, 2011

  • Organization to host dance-a-thon

    Uwharrie Youth Arts is sponsoring a Holiday Dance-A-Thon from 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Dec. 10 at Albemarle Academy of Dance, 26810 Ross Drive, Albemarle. There will dancing, games, concessions and prizes for top fundraisers.

    December 1, 2011

  • Singing Americans to present concert

    The Singing Americans of Stanly County, under the direction of Elizabeth Wilson, will present their annual Christmas concert at 3 p.m. Dec. 11 at the Stanly County Agri-Civic Center, located at the intersection of N.C. 24-27 and Newt Road, Albemarle.

    December 1, 2011

  • This Weekend in Stanly County December 1

    “Christmas is a’coming, The goose is getting fat…” begins an old English rhyme that we’ll finish at the end of this article.

    December 1, 2011

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