The Stanly News and Press (Albemarle, NC)

Homepage

July 5, 2013

Portion of Palestine Road closed due to water damage

Friday, July 5, 2012 — A portion of Palestine Road is closed due to water damage, according to the North Carolina Department of Transportation.

NCDOT closed the portion of Palestine Road from the Northeast Connector to Kemp Road Friday afternoon due to water damage and road repair.

The closure comes after parts of Stanly County received more than eight inches of rain since the end of June. Several other roads were reported as having flooded Friday afternoon, including N.C. 73 near City Lake Park, and a portion of Lowder Road.

"The public should not try to drive around any road that is barricaded," said Jennifer Thompson, NCDOT communication officer.

For more details, see Sunday's SNAP.

1
Text Only
Homepage
Local News
Sports
Opinion & Letters to the Editor
Lifestyles
  • Engaged Engaged

    Wanda and Mark Stegall of Stanfield announce the engagement of their daughter, Katie Ann Stegall of Stanfield, to Martin Delfino Benavides of Concord, son of Martin Benavides and Samantha Jacobs of Oakboro.

    April 14, 2014 1 Photo

  • Engaged
Features
Regional
State & National News
  • Smartphone kill switches are coming

    Smartphones need kill switches. It's a relatively easy solution to the pricey (and irritating) problem of smartphone theft. But who would have thought that the big carriers would team up with Apple, Google, Microsoft, Nokia, Samsung and lots of other manufacturers to voluntarily begin adding the technology by July 2015? The cooperative spirit! It makes so much sense!

    April 20, 2014

  • Low blood-sugar levels make for grousing spouses
Photos


West Stanly softball home game with Butler on April 2, 2014

Facebook
Twitter Updates
Follow us on twitter