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STATE: NCDOT seeking small, disadvantaged businesses

Small, women-owned and disadvantaged business owners wanting to learn how to compete for state transportation contracts are invited ...

News

West Stanly women even conference mark with win

The West Stanly women’s basketball team evened its Rocky River Conference mark Thursday with a 65-34 home win ...

D.G. Martin

DG MARTIN COLUMN: He made me famous

The man who made me briefly famous died last week. Tom Clark was 93. Dr. Clark taught me ...

Stanly Community College

Stanly Early College students inducted into National Honor Society

Stanly Early College hosted a double National Honor Society induction ceremony for last year and this year’s scholars ...

Birth Announcements

Birth Announcements for December 2021

The following births were reported in December 2021: • Asa Reid Almond was born December 6 at Atrium Health ...

Gray Stone

Misenheimer police investigating alleged sexual assault at Gray Stone Day

An incident at a basketball game at Gray Stone Day School one month ago is still under investigation, ...

Albemarle Police

Albemarle Police Reports – Jan. 20-21, 2022

Albemarle Police Department reports the following activity: Brittany Coone Mauldin, 29, was arrested for felony int. child abuse-serious ...

News

PEEKING INTO THE PAST – Train crash

According to Stanly County native Ritchie Hearne, Albemarle experienced some unusual excitement on Monday, Dec. 23, 1963. Several ...

Kiddie Kare

Page, Kiddie Kare impacted hundreds of youngsters

Pat Page, who passed away on Wednesday, will be remembered for having touched the lives of countless area ...

Stanly County Sheriff's Office

Stanly County Sheriff’s Reports – Jan. 21-23, 2022

Stanly County Sheriff’s Office reports the following activity: Sanford Ray Goins, 44, was arrested for misdemeanor possession of ...

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After more than 30 years in the force, Huneycutt set to retire from Albemarle Police

While it can take some people many years to figure out what they want to do with their ...

Badin

PEEKING INTO THE PAST – Badin Post Office

In February 1916, early phases of the construction of the Narrows Dam project were going on along the ...

News

Student achieves dean’s list at Carson-Newman

Carson Palmer of Richfield has been named to the dean’s list at Carson-Newman University for the fall 2021 ...

COVID-19

Stanly’s new weekly COVID-19 cases surpass 1,500

As COVID-19 cases continue to surge within Stanly as a result of the omicron variant, there is optimism ...

Albemarle

Ministers of Defense: Former Stanly residents Autry, Hill to face off in NFL’s Divisional Round

For two families in Stanly County, more than loyalties to any one National Football League team will be ...

COVID-19

Jenkins: Health Department ‘frustrated and exhausted’ battling COVID-19 pandemic, misinformation

After almost two years of working to ensure the health and safety of the community during the pandemic, ...

death by distribution

2 face second degree murder, death by distribution charges

Two individuals are under arrest after Stanly County Sheriff’s Office investigated an overdose death. On Wednesday, investigators with ...

NASCAR

STATE: Speedway Motorsports’ Marcus Smith shares vision for revitalized North Wilkesboro Speedway

Speedway Motorsports President and CEO Marcus Smith shared his vision for the future of North Wilkesboro Speedway during ...

Mike Walden

MIKE WALDEN COLUMN: How deep is our economic divide?

The term “economic divide” is commonly used today. It can refer to several aspects in our economy, such ...

BBB

BBB Scam Alert: Beware of phony forms when signing up for your free COVID-19 test

From the Better Business Bureau: U.S. households can now request free at-home COVID-19 test kits through a new ...