Chris Miller, Author at The Stanly News & Press

Chris Miller has been with the SNAP since January 2019. He is a graduate of NC State and received his Master's in Journalism from the University of Maryland. He previously wrote for the Capital News Service in Annapolis, where many of his stories on immigration and culture were published in national papers via the AP wire.

Cicely Baley

Wanting to learn more about their ancestors, local group made trek to Historic Jamestown

Louis Marlow had been to Historic Jamestown in Virginia several times over the years and while she always appreciated its historical importance — first formed ... Read more

by Chris Miller, Monday, August 8, 2022 3:51 pm

Buzzed Viking Brewing Company

Buzzed Viking to bring drinks, food, entertainment to Locust

It takes only a second to realize that the new business moving into the 5,000 square-foot space that used to house Outfitters Steaks and Seafood ... Read more

by Chris Miller, Monday, August 8, 2022 11:49 am

Stanly County Schools

Stanly County Schools makes second round of administrative changes

Stanly County Schools has approved of a second round of administration changes for the upcoming school year, in addition to the ones that were made ... Read more

by Chris Miller, Thursday, August 4, 2022 3:39 pm

Alameda Theater

Albemarle Council approves program to install historic signs in city

To celebrate Albemarle’s history, the city’s planning staff is working to create historic markers that would highlight notable locations throughout the city, including Starnes Jewelers, ... Read more

by Chris Miller, Tuesday, August 2, 2022 5:00 pm

#Albemarle Police Department

Police: Violent crime, property crime decreases in Albemarle

Violent crime in Albemarle decreased by about 41 percent last year, according to the police department’s annual review, highlights of which were presented before City ... Read more

by Chris Miller, Tuesday, August 2, 2022 2:30 pm

George Crooker

YMCA seeks to feed a great need in Stanly County

A woman was in tears as she drove to the monthly mobile food pantry site in Locust Town Center, set up by the Stanly County ... Read more

by Chris Miller, Tuesday, August 2, 2022 11:16 am

Boy Scouts of America

New London resident treasures personal connection to Boy Scouts’ founding

Tom Wainwright was talking with Adrian “Sandy” Van Sinderen recently during a luncheon for congregants of Bethany United Methodist Church when the conversation went in ... Read more

by Chris Miller, Monday, August 1, 2022 3:09 pm

EDP Renewables

EDP plans 500-acre solar park

A new solar project is coming to Misenheimer that will help put the village, and Stanly County, on the map as a major hub for ... Read more

by Chris Miller, Monday, August 1, 2022 9:22 am

COVID-19

New Covid cases increase 30 percent in Stanly last week

Coronavirus cases across continue to be on the rise across Stanly County. On Friday, the Stanly County Health Department reported a 30 percent increase in ... Read more

by Chris Miller, Monday, August 1, 2022 9:01 am

Brooks Mill Farms

Brooks Mill Farms set to open new store, featuring bee-related products, in Locust Town Center

After about two years in operation, Kasey and Clint Brooks, owners of Brooks Mill Farms, closed their Midland store a few months ago. They now ... Read more

by Chris Miller, Wednesday, July 27, 2022 12:14 pm

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