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Helping Hands reports successful year
Stanly Community Christian Ministry’s Helping Hands program experienced one of its best year’s for the organization since its adoption by SCCM. More than 1,300 children and seniors were able to receive assistance through this program.
Albemarle Downtown Development seeks comments on future of Christmas events
Following the low turnout at Albemarle’s Downtown Christmas, Albemarle Downtown Business Association and the Albemarle Downtown Development Corporation have put together an online survey about how the event should be handled in the future.
Crash sends motorcyclist to CMC-Northeast
A motorcyclist suffered serious injuries after he ran off the road and struck a driveway culvert.
ResCare welcomes new home office
While many businesses celebrate Christmas with parties or presents, ResCare HomeCare in Albemarle celebrated the season with a special treat this year.
Oakboro family faces child's disease head on
When one first meets Braylin Furlow, the first thing noticed may be her big, bright smile.
Fire destroys Norwood lake house
A Norwood couple escaped harm from a fire that destroyed their lake house Thursday night.
Gay Drye said she and her husband, Kenneth, were at the lakefront home eating dinner when she smelled smoke. When she went to investigate, they discovered the rear of the house was ablaze.
Stanly County Museum goes digital to keep local history alive
In a world of smart phones, tablets, Facebook and Twitter the subject of history can seem, well, a thing of the past.
City of Albemarle holds off on decisions regarding Chuck Morehead Park
The city of Albemarle will hold off making any decisions on the Chuck Morehead Memorial Park master plan until after the city’s audit presentation in January.
Millingport's Crossroads Grocery to close after 71 years
Come year’s end Millingport is set to lose what many consider to be the heart of the community and one man’s purpose.
Tree seedlings for sale by Stanly Soil & Water District
The Stanly Soil & Water Conservation District will have its annual pine tree seedling beginning Jan. 10, 2014, at the Stanly County Agri Civic Center in Albemarle, from 8:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. weekdays.
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