Charles Curcio, Author at The Stanly News & Press - Page 2 of 213

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.

North Stanly

North Stanly softball falls on the road as series evens in 13-inning game

The softball games this season between the varsity team of North Stanly and Southwestern Randolph have been closely decided contests. North Stanly won the regular ... Read more

by Charles Curcio, Friday, May 24, 2024 3:16 pm

North Stanly

North Stanly takes lead in 2A Western Regional Series in eight-inning thriller

The 2024 2A Western Region Series kicked off Tuesday night as the No. 2 seeded North Stanly Comets hosted No. 4 Southwestern Randolph. Both pitchers ... Read more

by Charles Curcio, Wednesday, May 22, 2024 9:40 am


Camp Forget-Me-Not gives voice to children, families in grieving process

Since 1979, Tillery Compassionate Care, formerly Hospice of Stanly, has been helping patients with terminal illnesses who need end-of-life care and their families through those ... Read more

by Charles Curcio, Monday, May 20, 2024 10:52 am


North Stanly earns trip to 2A regional series, rallies past Maiden

North Stanly’s softball team took to its home field Friday for the second time in as many nights, with a trip to the regional series ... Read more

by Charles Curcio, Sunday, May 19, 2024 7:24 pm

North Stanly

North Stanly softball reaches fourth round with home playoff shutout

It took a great deal of effort from the North Stanly softball coaching staff to get the field ready Thursday for the Comets’ third-round home ... Read more

by Charles Curcio, Friday, May 17, 2024 3:50 pm

West Stanly

West Stanly softball eliminated from playoffs

The bid for an unprecdented fifth straight softball state championship for the West Stanly Colts came up just short Monday night on the road. West ... Read more

by Charles Curcio, Wednesday, May 15, 2024 9:42 pm

South Stanly

South Stanly softball falls at home in third-round playoff game

Playing for the fourth time this season, the South Stanly and Union Academy softball teams met Monday in the third round of the NCHSAA 1A ... Read more

by Charles Curcio, Tuesday, May 14, 2024 9:10 am


Stanly school board, commissioners discuss new eastern high school, other changes

At Wednesday’s joint meeting between the Stanly County Board of Commissioners and the Board of Education, Stanly County Schools presented a plan to commissioners regarding ... Read more

by Charles Curcio, Saturday, May 11, 2024 3:22 pm

North Stanly

North Stanly softball advances easily to third round of state playoffs

The North Stanly softball team had not taken on Friday’s opponent since the 2022 2A playoffs. On the road that season, the Comets lost at ... Read more

by Charles Curcio, Saturday, May 11, 2024 3:17 pm


West Stanly softball demolishes West Caldwell, moves on to third round

For the second straight time, the West Stanly softball team needed just five innings to advance in the 2024 NCHSAA 2A state playoffs. The Colts, ... Read more

by Charles Curcio, Saturday, May 11, 2024 3:13 pm

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