The Stanly News and Press (Albemarle, NC)

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  • Stanly County seniors rally for 10th inning victory

    The Post 76 senior baseball team showed resiliency in a crucial home win Friday night in extra innings over Concord, rallying to send the game to an extra frame then win 13-12.

    June 23, 2014

  • wspitcher.jpg West Stanly starts 3-0 in summer league play

    For the third consecutive season, members of the West Stanly baseball program will compete in the Central Carolina Scholastic Summer League.

    June 23, 2014 2 Photos

  • zacalmond.jpg Stanly County Post 76 seniors lose at Rowan County

    The recent history of the Stanly County American Legion senior baseball team in games at Newman Park against Rowan County has been one of limited success.

    June 19, 2014 1 Photo

  • DSC_0352.jpg Stanly County Panthers lose home opener to Anson MPact

    The Stanly County Panthers semi-pro football team had not played a game at Webb Field in Albemarle since Oct. 6, 2012, when the team lost 12-6 to the Richmond County Golden Bears in what would be the team’s final regular-season came in the Central Carolina Football League.

    June 19, 2014 1 Photo

  • DSC_0123.jpg Post 76 juniors go 1-1 in weekend home games

    The Post 76 juniors hosted two non-conference games this weekend, taking on the Kannapolis Reds on Friday and Randolph County on Saturday.

    June 17, 2014 1 Photo

  • 083.jpg Badin hosts annual Triathlon competition

    Fifty-eight triathletes and 14 teams from the North Carolina region traveled to Stanly County on Saturday to compete in the Vac & Dash and Uwharrie Running Club 2014 Badin Lake Triathlon.

    June 17, 2014 1 Photo

  • Post 76 senior squad opens divisional play with win

    The Stanly County American Legion senior baseball team continued the team’s 2014 schedule with four games scheduled in four nights.
    After losing two games on the road, one shortened by rain, Post 76 opened divisional play on Thursday on the road at Post 51 Concord.

    June 16, 2014

  • Stanly County Legion juniors stay undefeated

    The junior baseball team representing Stanly County American Legion Post 76 is off to one of the best starts in recent history.
    After posting three road wins with a home win in between, Stanly County continued its hot start to the season with wins Monday night at Uwharrie Charter and at home Tuesday versus Montgomery County.

    June 16, 2014

  • 3522 Wiscassett Mill Master Plan 06-03-2014.tif Open forum displays plans for new Albemarle Parks and Recreation ball fields

    For seven years now, the Wiscassett Mills property has sat unused in the hopes of finding an industry that would take over the facility and bring new jobs and income for Stanly County.

    June 11, 2014 2 Photos

  • Enka 5-30-14 083.jpg Former Stanly middle school, Dixie coach reaches 2014 3A state finals

    The first year that former South Stanly head basketball coach and longtime Stanly County Dixie Youth Softball coach Rob Enloe took the reins of the Sun Valley High School softball program was less than easy.

    June 6, 2014 1 Photo

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