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Locust approves conditional use request for express oil change service

The Locust City Council on Thursday night unanimously approved a conditional rezoning request for a new express oil ...

Endy Elementary

Albemarle parent charged with truancy continues to advocate for son

An Albemarle mother has continued her fight to re-enroll her child in Stanly County Schools by speaking out ...

Dr. Mike Walden

MIKE WALDEN COLUMN: Should we use incentives to attract firms?

North Carolina recently received some outstanding economic news. Our state was named “America’s Top State for Business” by ...

Letters to the Editor

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Battle against hopelessness

Have you felt a bit hopeless about the lack of leadership in NC and Washington, DC? That is ...

News

Albemarle contractor to replace Mount Pleasant bridge

The N.C. Department of Transportation has awarded a $1.2 million contract to replace the bridge on Miami Church ...

Millingport Road

Stanly commissioners vote against supporting DOT application for roundabout funding

The possibility of a roundabout coming to the intersection of Millingport Road and N.C. Highway 73 became more ...

News

REGIONAL: Anson County bridge project awarded

The N.C. Department of Transportation has awarded a $1 million contract to replace the bridge on City Pond ...

City of Albemarle

HUD alleges Albemarle misuse of funding; agency recommends Public Housing separate from City

Following a compliance monitoring review of the City of Albemarle’s Public Housing department, conducted by staff from the ...

News

Albemarle Police Reports – Aug. 6, 2022

Albemarle Police Department reports the following activity: David Adam Hathcock (W M, 35) Arrest on chrg of Misdemeanor ...

COVID-19

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 ...

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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 ...

News

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 ...

News

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 ...

News

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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BREAKING NEWS

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 ...