Charles Curcio, Author at The Stanly News & Press

Charles Curcio has served as the sports editor of the Stanly News & Press for more than 16 years and has written numerous news and feature storeis as well. He was awarded the NCHSAA Tim Stevens Media Representative of the Year and named CNHI Sports Editor of the Year in 2014. He has also won an award from Boone Newspapers, and has won four North Carolina Press Association awards.

News

Bicyclist on U.S. 52 airlifted after collision with vehicle

A bicyclist involved in a Monday morning crash on U.S. Highway 52 had to be airlifted. According to N.C. Highway Patrol Trooper Michael Taylor, Tyrell ... Read more

by Charles Curcio, Tuesday, November 22, 2022 2:37 pm

fashion show

Stanly Adult Care Center hosts fashion show fundraiser

Efforts to open the county’s first full-time adult care center continued Saturday at the Stanly County Senior Center. The Stanly Adult Care Center (SACC), a ... Read more

by Charles Curcio, Tuesday, November 22, 2022 9:45 am

James Schad

New London mine issued conditional permit for operations

The North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality has issued a conditional permit for the Parker Mine in New London. A letter dated Nov. 3 sent ... Read more

by Charles Curcio, Monday, November 21, 2022 9:55 am

News

Toys for Tots campaign gets big boost from a cop on a roof in Oakboro

The annual Toys for Tots campaign, which raises funds and toy donations solely for children in Stanly County, received a big boost Wednesday from an ... Read more

by Charles Curcio, Saturday, November 19, 2022 3:32 pm

News

Oakboro K-9 officers win grant

The two K-9 officers on the Oakboro Police Department staff continue to earn their keep. After winning a grant last year which kicked off the ... Read more

by Charles Curcio, Wednesday, November 16, 2022 9:57 am

News

Oakboro joins Red Cross in asking DOT for roundabout

With the Red Cross Town Council, Oakboro’s town commissioners recently approved a resolution asking the state’s Department of Transportation to consider a roundabout in a ... Read more

by Charles Curcio, Tuesday, November 15, 2022 9:40 am

Badin Town Council

Badin Town Council votes to prohibit feeding deer

The Badin Town Council took the first step at the Nov. 8 meeting to address the deer population in town. By a 3-2 vote, the ... Read more

by Charles Curcio, Tuesday, November 15, 2022 9:35 am

land use

Norwood Town Council approves land use plan

The Norwood Town Council recently approved a new land use plan valid through 2040. Councilman Keith Morgan, who also serves as vice chairman of the ... Read more

by Charles Curcio, Tuesday, November 15, 2022 9:17 am

election

New London voters elect two new candidates to town commission, re-elects mayor

New London’s commission will have two new members and will retain the incumbent candidate for mayor after the results of Tuesday’s election. Mayor Tate Daniels ... Read more

by Charles Curcio, Wednesday, November 9, 2022 12:37 am

Davara Ponds

Stanly County sheriff wins reelection in landslide

The top law enforcement officer in Stanly County will continue to be a Republican after the results of Tuesday’s election. Jeff Crisco retained his position ... Read more

by Charles Curcio, Wednesday, November 9, 2022 12:29 am

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