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Oakboro

Oakboro volunteers, police department serve 325 Thanksgiving meals

An Oakboro tradition continued this week when the town’s police department got together with volunteers to feed members ...

new director

Stanly County Agri-Civic Center names new facility director

She spent close to 15 years at the Stanly County Agri Civic Center, first on the maintenance side ...

Montgomery County

REGIONAL: Montgomery County man wins $150,000 prize

John Brower of Star said he was having a hard time believing that a stop for gas and ...

Fiberon

Wreaths Across America makes stop in New London, honors veterans

A nationwide tour honoring veterans of America’s armed forces both alive and deceased made a stop Sunday afternoon ...

News

Stanly County Sheriff’s Reports – Nov. 19-22, 2021

Stanly County Sheriff’s Office reports the following activity: Douglas Wayne Mauldin, 28, was arrested for felony surrender by ...

Pfeiffer

Pfeiffer women fall in USA South opener at Averett

The Pfeiffer University women’s basketball team opened their USA South schedule with a 74-68 road loss to Averett ...

men's basketball

Last-second three from Savoy lifts Pfeiffer to road win

Pfeiffer University’s Jerome Savoy hit a three-pointer with 10 seconds remaining to provide the Falcons with a 67-64 road win ...

#Albemarle Police Department

‘I selected this city and this city also selected me’: Jason Bollhorst on how he became Albemarle’s police chief

After spending 26 years with the Newport News Police Department in Virginia, where he served in numerous positions, ...

Hmong

From Laos to Albemarle: Ly lives American Dream

For Veterans Day this year, Albemarle resident Nhia Ly took to Facebook to make a special post about ...

D.G. Martin

DG MARTIN COLUMN: Thanksgiving to the rescue again

Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday, and I explained in a column many years ago. One reason is that ...

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Stanly County Sheriff's Office

Stanly County Sheriff’s Office Reports – Nov. 10-17, 2021

Stanly County Sheriff’s Office reports the following activity: Joan Lynn Taylor, 77, was arrested for misdemeanor simple assault ...

COVID-19

SCS sees small dip in quarantines, slight uptick in cases

Quarantines within Stanly County Schools decreased for the second consecutive week, according to updated data from the district’s ...

Center Rural

Center Rural, others respond to fire at Fat Backs in Norwood

Norwood Center Rural Fire Department responded to a fire in downtown Norwood Wednesday morning. According to Fire Chief ...

John Hood

JOHN HOOD COLUMN: Cawthorn’s handlers got it wrong

When Carolina Journal first reported first-term U.S. Rep. Madison Cawthorn’s intention to abandon his current district next year to run ...

Albemarle

Albemarle Police Reports – Nov. 15-22, 2021

Albemarle Police Department reports the following activity: Michael Eugene Lewis, 60, was arrested for misdemeanor larceny at South ...

Asheville

STATE: Officials warn of travel delay in Western North Carolina

Digital signs posted several counties away are warning of delays on Interstate 40 in the Pigeon River Gorge. ...

Christmas

LOCUST/STANFIELD NEWS: Plenty of Christmas festivities planned

Christmas Parade The City of Locust will host the 2021 Locust Christmas Parade at 1 p.m. Dec. 4. ...

Badin

BADIN/PALESTINE NEWS: Charlotte Festive Brass to perform Sounds of Christmas

Love Thy Neighbor Hearty thanks to all volunteers who provided the Community Thanksgiving dinner in Badin a couple ...

Doug Creamer

DOUG CREAMER COLUMN: Thanks for Thanksgiving

I went for a walk on a recent Sunday afternoon and saw some neighbors decorating the outside of ...

Pfeiffer University

High school students from across region took part in Pfeiffer’s inaugural Invitational Honor Band concert

Wanting to assemble some of the best high school band talent in the area, Pfeiffer University hosted its ...