- This Weekend in Stanly County, December 8
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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