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Lantern Sushi

Lantern Sushi, Norwood’s new Asian restaurant, set to open Friday

After many months getting prepared, Rick DeRhodes’ dream of opening his own sushi restaurant in downtown Norwood is ...

Albemarle Police

Albemarle Police Reports – June 21-27, 2022

Albemarle Police Department reports the following activity: • Derek Ryan Talbert (W M, 33) Arrest on chrg of Att ...

Stanly Community College

Students benefit from being Bulldogs, becoming Eagles

There are many benefits to learning and practicing life skills as a high school student. For example, being ...

Badin

West Badin residents want street names linked to Confederacy renamed

A group of concerned West Badin citizens have been busy mobilizing to try and get the town council ...

Letters to the Editor

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Four-way stop will not help any

As a concerned resident of Stanly County, I’m concerned about the four-way stop being installed on Highway 73/Millingport ...

Letters to the Editor

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Freedom is gone

How ironic. The overturning of my and all women’s 50-year Constitutional right to make personal health decisions follows ...

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Oakboro police chief clears probationary period

After accusations arose months ago about his alleged involvement with a possible fake COVID vaccination clinic, Oakboro Police ...

Clerk of Court

Fisher, former highway patrolman and clerk of court, dies

David Fisher, one of the longest-serving clerks of court in Stanly’s history, died Friday at the age of ...

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Albemarle announces downtown catalyst grants

The City of Albemarle Downtown Catalyst Grant Committee has approved its first round of grant recipients totaling $86,850. ...

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Candidate filing for nonpartisan municipal elections begins Friday

Filing to run for nonpartisan municipal offices across the county in the general election is only a few ...

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Endy Elementary school

Parent fights back against truancy

One of the biggest ways the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted students over the past several years has been ...

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Coats to perform at Market Station

Austin Coats will play at at Market Station Thursday for the Thursdays at the Station concert series. The ...

Chairmen of the Board

Stanly Community College will cap 50th anniversary celebration with Summer Sizzle

Stanly Community College has been celebrating its golden anniversary for almost a year now, but it is the ...

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Birth Announcements – May 2022

The following births were recorded in Stanly County in May: • Chloe Valentina Barcenas was born May 13 ...

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Student named to College of Charleston dean’s list

Ella Moore of Locust was named to the College of Charleston spring 2022 dean’s list. Moore is majoring ...

Oakboro Fourth of July Celebration

Oakboro July Fourth celebration could be biggest yet

One of Stanly County’s most anticipated yearly traditions is here as Oakboro hosts its 64th Fourth of July ...

Georgia Tech

New London resident receives degree from Georgia Tech

Katelyn Helms of New London has earned a Master of Science in Computer Science from the Georgia Institute ...

Department of Transportation

NCDOT to put four-way stop on Hwy. 73 and Millingport Road by Tuesday

Note: The following is a press release issued today by the North Carolina Department of Transportation. DOT officials ...

South Stanly High

South Stanly graduate receives Norwood Scholarship

Landon Hollis, who graduated from South Stanly High with the distinction of Summa Cum Laude with highest praise, ...

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Albemarle City Council passes budget 5-2

Albemarle City Council approved the proposed municipal budget for the 2022-23 fiscal year at its regular meeting on ...