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Stanly drops out of high COVID-19 level as new cases appear to be declining

Stanly County has officially moved out of the high COVID-19 community level as confirmed cases have declined slightly ...

Doug Creamer

DOUG CREAMER COLUMN: Old pictures

I went to my mom’s recently and she had a box of old photographs for us to look ...

Charlotte Pipe and Foundry

Charlotte Pipe plant within one year of completion

Many times, roads in Stanly and other places are closed for road construction and other improvements, but one ...

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Two arrested for drugs, possessing a stolen vehicle following chase

Following a Thursday morning multi-county chase that began in Charlotte with a stolen vehicle and ended in Albemarle, ...

Bulawayo

Stanly County educators work with students in Zimbabwe

In January, Endy Elementary School kindergarten teacher Karol Garcia received a special invitation. As Stanly County Schools’ 2020-2021 ...

Melanie Holles

After more than 20 years, Holles leaves Stanly to serve as Cabarrus County library director

After more than two decades at the Stanly County Public Library, including the past 13 years as library ...

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Two people in custody after multi-county car chase ends in Albemarle

Two people have been taken into custody in Albemarle following a Thursday morning car chase that began in Mecklenburg ...

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Sheriff’s Office arrests Albemarle resident after finding more than 600 grams of meth

On Aug. 8, detectives with the Stanly County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Division conducted a traffic stop on Albemarle ...

Bryson Childress

Childress, a man who gets things done

By Mike London mike.london@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — When Sam Moir, legendary former Catawba College men’s basketball coach, passed away ...

D.G. Martin

DG MARTIN COLUMN: Meck Dec in fiction

Is the Mecklenburg Declaration of Independence fact or fiction? “Meck Dec” is a shorthand term sometimes used to ...

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REGIONAL: Mecklenburg County woman wins $1 million playing Mega Millions

RALEIGH – Marjorie Robert of Huntersville tried her luck in the July 29 Mega Millions drawing and won a ...

Austin Coats

Coats to close out Concerts at the Pier series

The Concerts on the Pier, a series of concerts to benefit the Stanly County Arts Council, will have ...

Jeff Crisco

Sheriff’s Office purchases four metal detectors to help bolster elementary school security

The Stanly County Sheriff’s Office has found a way to increase security at schools this year. Sheriff Jeff ...

City Wide Exterminating in Locust

Business hosts fifth annual food drive

City Wide Exterminating hosted its fifth annual food drive during June and July. The team worked to provide ...

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Salvation Army Women’s Auxiliary awards scholarships

The Salvation Army Women’s Auxiliary (SAWA) recently awarded two scholarships. Both recipients plan to major in political science ...

Stanly County Concert Band

Stanly County Concert Band looks forward to celebrating 10 years of performing in the community

The Stanly County Concert Band is celebrating an important milestone this year. Founded in 2012, the organization is ...

Jo Ellen Newsome

Pfeiffer names Newsome as vice president of advancement

Pfeiffer University has announced that Jo Ellen Newsome has been named vice president of advancement. Newsome has served ...

Larry Penkava

LARRY PENKAVA COLUMN: Grownup grandkids? Hmm …

OK, I know, I’m always looking at the past. But then, I’m old. Unless I live to 150, ...

ESS

ESS needs more substitute teachers for Stanly County

Trying to find ways to entice substitute teachers last year to take on certain assignments, Rachel Turner had ...

Badin

Badin Town Council sets up ordinance, subcommittee for street name changes

At Tuesday night’s meeting of the Badin Town Council, the town established an ordinance and a citizen-led subcommittee ...