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Student named to president’s list at Presbyterian College

Kaitlyn Tucker of Oakboro who was named to the president’s list for the fall 2002 semester at Presbyterian ...

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JOHN HOOD COLUMN: Freedom is the solution, not the problem

RALEIGH – The “problem” with freedom is that other people may do things that trouble, annoy or even ...

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‘Edutainer’ speaks to Gray Stone students, parents on ‘social media landmines’

Gray Stone Day School recently welcomed professional speaker and “Edutainer” Robert Hackenson Jr. to present an interactive student ...

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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Downtown Albemarle deserves better lights

I was pleased 25 years ago when City Manager Ray Allen replaced the ugly freeway lights in downtown ...

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Stanly Community College instructor recognized for helping educators succeed

Stanly Community College instructor Sue Drake was one of two Appalachian State University alumni recently invited to speak ...

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Gray Stone junior offers cake pops for widows to show ‘you are loved’

A 17-year-old junior at Gray Stone Day School is using her passion for service to spread love and ...

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BBB Scam Alert: How Social Security recipients can stay alert to cost of living adjustment scams

From the Better Business Bureau: Each year, the Social Security Administration approves a cost-of-living adjustment for recipients of ...

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Carolina Auction Academy graduates take home state awards

Stanly Community College’s Carolina Auction Academy graduates and instructors attended the North Carolina Auctioneer Conference in Winston Salem ...

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Grant provides funds for new HES  equipment at Pfeiffer

A recent grant award from the James R. and Bronnie L. Braswell Trust will allow Pfeiffer University’s Department ...

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Gene Starnes recognized as Stanly’s 25th Citizen of the Year

For someone who has been a stalwart in the Stanly County community for many decades, having owned Starnes ...

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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: We need access to Alzheimer’s treatments

After losing my grandmother, Leola Furr, to dementia, I know what more time and more memories would have ...

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Stanfield fourth-grader claims Stanly County Schools Spellling Bee crown

Fifteen of the 16 individual school winners of spelling bees at elementary and middle schools competed Thursday at ...

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West Stanly Middle School announces perfect attendance

West Stanly Middle School has released the honor roll list for the second quarter of the 2022-2023 school ...

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Wingate University honors students for academic excellence

Twenty-one Stanly County students were named to the president’s list at Wingate University for the fall 2022 semester. ...

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Stanly Community College faculty member wins statewide teaching award

Dr. Kara Finch, Stanly Community College’s dean of public services and head of the college’s human services program, ...

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Albemarle Police Reports – Jan. 30, 2023

Albemarle Police Department reports the following activity: • Alejanro Valentin-miranda (U M, 41) Arrest on chrg of Second ...

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Pfeiffer OT program becomes fully accredited through 2030

The Master of Science in Occupational Therapy (MSOT) program at Pfeiffer University is now fully accredited for the ...

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‘Maverick Highway’ U.S. 52 connects Stanly County to North Dakota, South Carolina and many sites in between

Although only 26 miles of U.S. Highway 52 pass through Stanly County (about 1.3% of the road’s total ...

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Pfeiffer University athletic director resigns

Pfeiffer University Director of Athletics Danielle Lafferty has announced her resignation. Lafferty will continue to assist Pfeiffer University ...

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Gray Stone Day School hosts Great History Challenge

Gray Stone Day School middle school students recently competed in The Great History Challenge, a national academic competition ...