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Grant provides funds for new HES  equipment at Pfeiffer

A recent grant award from the James R. and Bronnie L. Braswell Trust will allow Pfeiffer University’s Department ...

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Gene Starnes recognized as Stanly’s 25th Citizen of the Year

For someone who has been a stalwart in the Stanly County community for many decades, having owned Starnes ...

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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: We need access to Alzheimer’s treatments

After losing my grandmother, Leola Furr, to dementia, I know what more time and more memories would have ...

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Stanfield fourth-grader claims Stanly County Schools Spellling Bee crown

Fifteen of the 16 individual school winners of spelling bees at elementary and middle schools competed Thursday at ...

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West Stanly Middle School announces perfect attendance

West Stanly Middle School has released the honor roll list for the second quarter of the 2022-2023 school ...

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Wingate University honors students for academic excellence

Twenty-one Stanly County students were named to the president’s list at Wingate University for the fall 2022 semester. ...

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Stanly Community College faculty member wins statewide teaching award

Dr. Kara Finch, Stanly Community College’s dean of public services and head of the college’s human services program, ...

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Albemarle Police Reports – Jan. 30, 2023

Albemarle Police Department reports the following activity: • Alejanro Valentin-miranda (U M, 41) Arrest on chrg of Second ...

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Pfeiffer OT program becomes fully accredited through 2030

The Master of Science in Occupational Therapy (MSOT) program at Pfeiffer University is now fully accredited for the ...

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‘Maverick Highway’ U.S. 52 connects Stanly County to North Dakota, South Carolina and many sites in between

Although only 26 miles of U.S. Highway 52 pass through Stanly County (about 1.3% of the road’s total ...

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Pfeiffer University athletic director resigns

Pfeiffer University Director of Athletics Danielle Lafferty has announced her resignation. Lafferty will continue to assist Pfeiffer University ...

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Gray Stone Day School hosts Great History Challenge

Gray Stone Day School middle school students recently competed in The Great History Challenge, a national academic competition ...

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Mythical feline spotted in downtown Albemarle

Tuesday morning saw reported sightings of a mythical cat prowling downtown Albemarle. The origins of the wampus cat, ...

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REGIONAL: Cabarrus County man wins $100,000 Powerball prize

RALEIGH – Michael Kindley from Concord tried his luck on a $3 Powerball ticket and won a $100,000 prize in ...

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Albemarle council continues to debate options regarding stormwater

Following the Albemarle City Council’s decision two weeks ago to vote narrowly against adopting a stormwater plan, members ...

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John Brown Quartet performs, emphasizes the importance of art at West Stanly High School

Soulfully smooth rhythms rang out throughout West Stanly High School’s auditorium, which turned into a concert hall Monday ...

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Albemarle women take lead in YVC with win over North Stanly

The women’s basketball teams of Albemarle and North Stanly met for the final time in the regular season ...

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Stanly County Sheriff’s Reports – Jan. 25-29, 2023

Stanly County Sheriff’s Office reports the following activity: • Donald Keith Arrington (W /M/50) Arrest on chrg of 1) ...

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Albemarle Police Reports – Jan. 26-29, 2023

Albemarle Police Department reports the following activity: Sabrina Carter Furr (W F, 56) Arrest on chrg of Simple ...

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Vintage popcorn machine brought back to downtown Albemarle

A key piece of Albemarle’s downtown cultural history has been given new life as a vintage popcorn machine, ...