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South Stanly High

South Stanly graduate receives Norwood Scholarship

Landon Hollis, who graduated from South Stanly High with the distinction of Summa Cum Laude with highest praise, ...

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Albemarle City Council passes budget 5-2

Albemarle City Council approved the proposed municipal budget for the 2022-23 fiscal year at its regular meeting on ...

Albemarle

ADDC retains accreditation from Main Street America

Albemarle Downtown Development Corporation has once again been designated as an Accredited Main Street America program for meeting ...

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lottery

REGIONAL: Charlotte man ‘too scared to drive’ after $200,000 win

RALEIGH – Bruce Tipton of Charlotte said he had to take time to calm himself down after his $5 ...

Better Business Bureau

BBB Scam Alert: Fake events, phony tickets take festival goers by surprise

From the Better Business Bureau: Many people are looking forward to fun festivals this summer. As usual, scammers ...

Catawba College

GRADUATION 2022 — South Stanly — Jacy Noble

Throughout Jacy Noble’s career at South Stanly, she has continually found herself constantly on the move, staying as ...

Albemarle Poice

Albemarle Police Reports – June 13-19, 2022

Albemarle Police Department reports the following: • Holly Lynne Coley (W F, 35) Arrest on chrg of Pwimsd ...

monkeypox

Officials identify first case of monkeypox in North Carolina

RALEIGH — The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services is reporting the first case of monkeypox ...

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Stanly has several key projects included as part of NCDOT’s latest 10-year draft plan

Several key Stanly County transportation projects are scheduled to be completed within the next couple of years as ...

Denver Blalock

GRADUATION 2022: Stanly Academy Learning Center — Denver Blalock

Unlike many high school students who just graduated, Denver Blalock has already had a months-long head start into ...

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Albemarle

Stanly’s population grew by about 1.5 percent from 2020-2021, according to Census data

Stanly County had a population increase of about 1.5 percent between April 2020 and July 2021, slightly higher ...

Locust Police Department

Locust police-involved shooting suspect dies

A person shot by a Locust Police officer May 31 has died from his injuries. Locust Police Chief ...

Stanly County Amateur Radio Club

Stanly County Amateur Radio Club to host Field Day

Ham radio operators from the Stanly County Amateur Radio Club, call sign K4OGB, will be participating in a ...

Albemarle

Albemarle’s first brewery set to open later this summer

Colton Baker has always had a passion for making and consuming beer. After working and learning all the ...

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Stanly County Sheriff’s Reports – June 15-21, 2022

Stanly County Sheriff’s Office reports the following: • Cynthia Black (W /F/54) Arrest on chrg of 1) Assault And Battery ...

Bengals

Former Colt, current Cincinnati Bengal B.J. Hill hosts annual football camp

In just his third season as a professional football player, B.J. Hill came closer than many players in ...

Bruton Smith

Oakboro native, NASCAR pioneer Bruton Smith dies

The following is a press release from Speedway Motorsports: A visionary and transformative figure in both business and ...

Holocaust

Teacher looks to continue Holocaust education when she travels to Poland next summer

Longtime South Stanly High School English teacher Meredith Howell has always been interested in learning all she can ...

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North Carolina DOT gives presentation to Stanly commissioners about four-way stops

At Tuesday’s budget meeting of the Stanly County Board of Commissioners, representatives from the state’s Department of Transportation ...

Pfeiffer University

Pfeiffer University comes off probation from accrediting body

Note: The following is a press release from Pfeiffer University. Previously, the school was put on probation by ...