The Stanly News and Press (Albemarle, NC)

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  • Lindley, Tom.jpg Mark Cuban's pork predictions also apply to NCAA

    Colorful criticism of pro football's ambitious plans for growth could equally reflect the college game, where terms have become so one-sided that some athletes are petitioning to unionize.

    April 2, 2014 1 Photo

  • soccer.jpg Stanly County Soccer Notebook

    In recent soccer matches, South Stanly earned its first win of the season while Gray Stone suffered its first loss of 2014 and bounced back for a YVC West win.

    April 1, 2014 1 Photo

  • gsgolfer.jpg Gray Stone claims victory at YVC golf match at Tillery Tradition

    The Tillery Tradition Golf Club, just across the Stanly County border, played host Thursday to a Yadkin Valley Conference West golf match between Albemarle, Gray Stone, North Stanly, South Stanly and Union Academy.

    April 1, 2014 1 Photo

  • Stanly County Softball Notebook

    In recent softball games, Albemarle ended a long losing streak with a home win over Queen’s Grant while Gray Stone earned a last-inning win over Union Academy.

    April 1, 2014

  • Gray Stone baseball wins big at Union Academy

    The Gray Stone baseball team earned its first Yadkin Valley Conference West victory and first win of the season last Thursday with a 21-7 road win at Walter Bickett Stadium in Monroe.

    April 1, 2014

  • DSC06654.jpg Stanly County Baseball Notebook

    In baseball games this week, South Stanly went on the road and got a big offensive effort in a Yadkin Valley Conference West road win at North Stanly, while Albemarle got a dominant pitching performance from a NCAA Div. I-bound senior in a YVC West road win.

    March 30, 2014 1 Photo

  • Turkey Hunting Season Begins April 5

    RALEIGH, N.C.  — The statewide spring season for wild turkeys — male and bearded turkeys only — opens Saturday, April 5, with a one-week youth season that lasts through April 11. The season for all hunters opens April 12 and continues through May 10.

    March 30, 2014

  • sb.jpg Stanly County Softball Notebook

    In softball games this week, North Stanly visited South Stanly with first place in the Yadkin Valley Conference West on the line, while West Stanly continued Rocky River Conference play with a home game against Mount Pleasant.

    March 30, 2014 1 Photo

  • Lindley, Tom.jpg NFL commissioner urges respect for 'the shield'

    Roger Goodell's plea for respect from team owners and league execs reflects the NFL commissioner's deep concerns over how successive scandals are tarnishing the image of pro football.

    March 29, 2014 1 Photo

  • whitley.jpg Stanly County Baseball Notebook

    In baseball games this week, West Stanly opened Rocky River Conference play with Parkwood while North Stanly hosted Union Academy in a Yadkin Valley Conference West matchup.

    March 28, 2014 1 Photo

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