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Pfeiffer alumna inaugurated as LaGrange College president

By Ken Keuffel, Pfeiffer University I am who I am today because of the transformative power of my ...

Mike Walden

MIKE WALDEN COLUMN: Do we live in the most uncertain of times?

I was born in 1951, so my seven decades of life now make me a senior citizen. As ...

Albemarle Downtown Business Association

ADDC mentions possibly reviving Albemarle Downtown Business Association

Initial discussions about bringing back the Albemarle Downtown Business Association was one of the topics discussed during a ...

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Albemarle’s proposed $80 million budget keeps tax rate at 61 cents

Albemarle’s proposed $80 million budget for fiscal year 2022-2023 includes a 6 percent cost of living adjustment for ...

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Albemarle Police Reports – May 10-12, 2022

Albemarle Police Department reports the following activity: Richard Stephen Huneycutt (W M, 67) Arrest on chrg of Felony ...

Catawba College

Pfeiffer names Childress vice president of athletics

Pfeiffer University has announced that Jeff Childress will join the university as the vice president of athletics and ...

Locust

The Brew Room set to open in Locust Town Center

Following the success of their Locust restaurant The Local Room, which opened in 2020, owners Matthew Harris, Jimmy ...

Pfeiffer University

Pfeiffer provides groundwork for successful law career

By Ken Keuffel, Pfeiffer University Houston Armstrong (Class of 2013) majored in pre-law and minored in psychology at ...

South Stanly High School

South Stanly drama club to perform time-traveling comedy Friday, two years after Covid shuttered production

In the spring of 2020, South Stanly High School’s drama club was busy getting ready to put on ...

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Stanly Arts Guild announces winners of Dennis photo competition

The Stanly Arts Guild Dwight J. Dennis Memorial Photography Exhibition & Competition wrapped up May 14. Katrina Sams, ...

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Stanly County Board of Commissioners

Stanly Republican commissioner candidates answer questions at GOP Forum

Stanly County Commons hosted a local Republican forum for candidates of three races. Among the races featured was ...

D.G. Martin

DG MARTIN COLUMN: Keep it short

The next few weeks I bet you will be attending a graduation ceremony — yours or a friend’s ...

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STANLY BASEBALL: South pulls off upset, others advance in state playoffs

Four Stanly baseball teams opened play Tuesday in the first round of the NCHSAA state playoffs. One team ...

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STATE: Expect coyote sightings as pupping season peaks

RALEIGH, N.C. (May 11, 2022) – Coyotes are common throughout North Carolina, even in cities and suburbs, but often go ...

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STATE: North Carolina sees increase in child homicides, suicides

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The number of North Carolina children who died by either homicide or suicide has ...

Cognia

SCS receives highest-ever district accreditation rating from Cognia

Stanly County Schools earned system accreditation from Cognia, a nonprofit organization that provides quality assurance for schools, school ...

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STANLY SOFTBALL: Teams advance in state playoffs

In opening round state playoffs games Tuesday, several teams from Stanly County advanced to Friday’s second-round games. 2A ...

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SOCIAL SECURITY COLUMN: Social Security honors our military heroes

By Lisa Wallace Social Security Public Affairs Specialist in North Carolina On Memorial Day, our nation honors military ...

Wingate University

12 Stanly County residents earn Wingate degrees

A dozen Stanly County residents have earned degrees at Wingate University this spring. Undergraduate commencement is May 17; ...

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South Stanly golf wins 1A state championship

The South Stanly golf team took to the links at Longleaf Golf and Family Club in Southern Pines ...