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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.

BREAKING NEWS

Stanly has ‘significant community spread’ as it passes 2,800 COVID cases

As the coronavirus pandemic continues to worsen in North Carolina, with a record 4,296 new cases reported Thursday, the state’s Department of Health and Human ... Read more

by Chris Miller, Friday, November 20, 2020 9:48 am

News

Costumed dinosaurs dance, spread cheer to nursing home residents

Dinosaurs invaded the grounds of Trinity Place in Albemarle, but unlike their predecessors who roamed the earth millions of years ago, this iteration looked a ... Read more

by Chris Miller, Friday, November 20, 2020 9:16 am

Albemarle Christmas Parade

After much debate, Albemarle votes against issuing special permit for Christmas parade

In a narrow vote, the Albemarle City Council on Monday decided against issuing a special permit application to close several roads for a locally sponsored ... Read more

by Chris Miller, Tuesday, November 17, 2020 3:42 pm

Albemarle Sweet Shop

After being closed since March, Albemarle Sweet Shop reopens its newly-renovated lobby

After about seven months of being closed due to the pandemic, the Albemarle Sweet Shop reopened its lobby last Thursday. Owner Shawn Oke said being ... Read more

by Chris Miller, Monday, November 16, 2020 5:45 pm

News

Cooper appoints Norwood resident to serve as District Court Judge

Gov. Roy Cooper recently appointed Phillip Cornett to serve as District Court Judge in Judicial District 20A, which serves Stanly and Montgomery counties. He will fill ... Read more

by Chris Miller, Monday, November 16, 2020 3:10 pm

News

SCS hires new director of secondary education

Stanly County Schools recently hired Dr. Karen Mitchell as its new director of secondary education. She replaces Dr. Alisha Ellis, who left the school system ... Read more

by Chris Miller, Monday, November 16, 2020 1:28 pm

News

Russell finds his passion through art

As many people continue to spend the majority of their time at home due to the coronavirus pandemic, it’s nice to have some sort of ... Read more

by Chris Miller, Monday, November 16, 2020 11:50 am

DAV

Veterans honored during Friendly Chevrolet’s 5th annual car show

David Laney served as a machine gunner’s mate on a riverboat near Chu Lai during the Vietnam War in 1966. He suffered numerous injuries including ... Read more

by Chris Miller, Monday, November 16, 2020 11:16 am

News

Life-size replicas of founding documents coming to Albemarle

Fans of American history soon won’t have to leave the county to be able to view the founding documents that helped create the nation. Thanks ... Read more

by Chris Miller, Monday, November 16, 2020 10:04 am

News

Albemarle City Council approves permit for new bed and breakfast

The Albemarle City Council has unanimously approved a conditional use permit for a new bed and breakfast in the city. The new business, titled The ... Read more

by Chris Miller, Friday, November 13, 2020 11:35 am

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