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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.

Covid

Health Department encourages community to spread word about COVID vaccine importance

Stanly County Health Department will not receive any new shipments of vaccine doses this week as demand for the vaccine continues to largely decline across ... Read more

by Chris Miller, Friday, May 7, 2021 2:42 pm

Badin

Multiple departments respond to downtown Badin fire

Multiple fire departments responded to a Thursday afternoon fire in downtown Badin. The fire was at 38 Falls Road next to the town hall, which ... Read more

by Chris Miller, Friday, May 7, 2021 10:38 am

US Census

Stanly County grew by about 1 percent from 2019 to 2020

Stanly County grew by .095 percent from 2019 to 2020, new U.S. Census Bureau estimates show. The county is now home to 63,239 people. It ... Read more

by Chris Miller, Thursday, May 6, 2021 4:01 pm

Albemarle

Aspen Dental office to open in Albemarle

Aspen Dental is planning to open in Albemarle in the coming months at the corner of Henson Street and N.C. Highway 24-27, according to Economic ... Read more

by Chris Miller, Thursday, May 6, 2021 3:05 pm

Board of Education

Community members speak out against masks, lack of in-person learning at Stanly school board meeting

Several residents voiced their concerns Tuesday night during the Board of Education meeting about the lack of in-person learning in high schools and the mask ... Read more

by Chris Miller, Wednesday, May 5, 2021 1:59 pm

COVID-19

Health Department encourages community to spread word about vaccine importance

Stanly County Health Department will not receive any new shipments of vaccine doses this week as demand for the vaccine continues to largely decline across ... Read more

by Chris Miller, Wednesday, May 5, 2021 9:25 am

CPNI

Residents discuss Norwood’s present, future during workshop with nonprofit

When driving south along U.S. Highway 52, what’s the first obvious sign or landmark telling you that you’ve arrived in Norwood? That was one of ... Read more

by Chris Miller, Tuesday, May 4, 2021 4:39 pm

bull riding

Publicist: Randy Travis will not perform at bull riding event, may not show up

A bull riding event scheduled for Friday and Saturday at the Stanly County Fairgrounds promoted that Randy Travis and his brother Ricky Traywick would perform. ... Read more

by Chris Miller, Tuesday, May 4, 2021 2:57 pm

Albemarle

Townsend receives SCC’s Outstanding Alumni Award

Before official business was conducted during Monday evening’s Albemarle City Council meeting, one council member was recognized for his decades of public service by his ... Read more

by Chris Miller, Tuesday, May 4, 2021 2:31 pm

Albemarle

Albemarle’s proposed budget reduces tax rate to 61 cents

Albemarle residents will see a tax decrease if the proposed city budget passes. The 2021-2022 proposed annual city budget recommends the property tax rate be ... Read more

by Chris Miller, Tuesday, May 4, 2021 2:22 pm

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