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Marriage Licenses for October 2022

Marriage licenses were issued to the following: • Alexia Dawn Alexander and Ashley Rena Gaddy on October 20. ...

Stanly County Chamber of Commerce

Stanly County Chamber hosts ribbon cutting for T.R. Lawing Realty

The Stanly County Chamber of Commerce hosted a ribbon cutting celebration recently for T.R. Lawing Realty, 320 E. ...

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Holiday Tour of Homes includes Melchor, Morgan Hills homes

The Albemarle Downtown Development Corporation will once again host the annual Holiday Tour of Homes 2-6 p.m. Dec. ...

Center Theatre

ADDC organizes campaign to purchase popcorn machine with direct ties to Albemarle’s past

The Albemarle Downtown Development Corporation is organizing a fundraiser to help reclaim a piece of the city’s history. ...

cookie jars

With its new exhibit, Oakboro Museum highlights diversity of cookie jars

As a longtime first grade teacher, one of Jane Barnhardt’s favorite books to read to her students was ...

John Hood

JOHN HOOD COLUMN: Gas-tax hike is a non-starter

RALEIGH — As North Carolina keeps growing, so will the need for our governments to ensure the adequate ...

American Pickers

After more than three decades of service, Mike Hinson looks back on his iconic Red Cross business

Within his sprawling three-acre kingdom at the corner of N.C. Highway 24-27 and South Oak Ridge Road, heaps ...

Edward Jones

Financial advisor hosts Toys for Tots donation site

Patrick Foley, a local Edward Jones financial advisor, is supporting the U.S. Marine Corps Toys for Tots program ...

Better Business Bureau

BBB ALERT: Better Business Bureau shares tips to help donors give wisely on Giving Tuesday

The following is from the Better Business Bureau: The week following Thanksgiving isn’t just about shopping. Thanks to ...

Rep. Wayne Sasser

Sasser wins Dogwood Award from Attorney General

Attorney General Josh Stein on Tuesday awarded the Attorney General’s Dogwood Award to eight North Carolinians in the ...

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Albemarle Police Reports – Nov. 19-20, 2022

Albemarle Police Department reports the following activity: Jordan Reece Hiatt (W M, 30) Arrest on chrg of Misdemeanor ...

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Stanly County Sheriff’s Reports – Nov. 15-24, 2022

Stanly County Sheriff’s Office reports the following activity: Brian Thomas Griffin (W /M/28) Arrest on chrg of Felony ...

Stanly Chamber

Stanly County Chamber hosts ribbon cutting

The Stanly County Chamber of Commerce hosted a ribbon cutting celebration recently for for Garmon Mill Estates by ...

Better Business Bureau

BBB ALERT: Better Business Bureau reminds consumers to be mindful of online transactions on Cyber Monday

The following is from the Better Business Bureau: The Monday following Black Friday, known as Cyber Monday, has ...

Barbara Bush

STANLY MAGAZINE: A florist and artist, Claude Harwood looks back on his 70-plus year career, including helping decorate the White House

Most people go their whole lives without stepping foot inside the White House or having any type of ...

Andy Rose

Stanly County Chamber celebrates grand opening for Andy Rose Wealth Management

The Stanly County Chamber of Commerce hosted a ribbon cutting and grand opening celebration for for Andy Rose ...

D.G. Martin

DG MARTIN COLUMN: A humble end on a mighty river

We had the Mississippi River to ourselves. At least for a little while a few weeks ago. We ...

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DAR awards Good Citizens for 2022

The Yadkin River Patriots Chapter of the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution recognized six high school ...

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Community collects more than 5,000 pounds of food for SCCM

The 2022 Feed the 5K lived up to its name with more than 5,000 pounds of non-perishable food ...

Robert Britt

STANLY MAGAZINE: ‘It’s the joy of Christmas’: Room has become a fixture for many in the community at West Stanly Christian Ministries

More than 60 people eagerly waited in line in Stanfield for the thrift store, operated by West Stanly Christian ...