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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.

Pfeiffer University

Pfeiffer strongly encourages but will not require students, staff to get vaccinated

With colleges and universities across the country making decisions regarding whether to impose vaccine mandates for the upcoming school year, Pfeiffer University, as of now, will ... Read more

by Chris Miller, Thursday, July 29, 2021 2:55 pm

animal protective services

‘It’s really superhero stuff’: Animal Protective Services works to ensure animals are cared for, find long-term homes

Since Animal Control was placed under the jurisdiction of the Stanly County Sheriff’s Office last November, there has been an increased emphasis on finding the ... Read more

by Chris Miller, Thursday, July 29, 2021 11:40 am

Centers for Disease Control

With cases on the rise, CDC recommends masks for fully vaccinated people

With coronavirus cases continuing to spread across the country, the CDC announced this week that even fully vaccinated people should begin wearing masks in public ... Read more

by Chris Miller, Wednesday, July 28, 2021 3:25 pm

BREAKING NEWS

South Carolina man arrested, charged with sex offenses with underage girl

A South Carolina man was arrested Tuesday following a report law enforcement received last month involving sexual offenses with an underage girl. After an investigation conducted ... Read more

by Chris Miller, Wednesday, July 28, 2021 2:48 pm

The Brew Room

The Local Room owners to open brewery in Locust

For fans of The Local Room restaurant in Locust, there’s good news on the horizon. The owners are planning to open a sister business on ... Read more

by Chris Miller, Tuesday, July 27, 2021 4:05 pm

Anderson Road

Albemarle council addresses traffic concerns at intersection of Anderson Road and Woodhurst Lane

The Albemarle City Council recently discussed traffic concerns near the intersection of Anderson Road and Woodhurst Lane. Several residents have been voicing complaints recently of ... Read more

by Chris Miller, Tuesday, July 27, 2021 9:36 am

News

After woman spots bear in Oakboro, how common are such sightings in Stanly County?

On Sunday, a woman posted a video to Facebook after she saw something most people don’t typically see everyday. “Just saw a black bear from ... Read more

by Chris Miller, Monday, July 26, 2021 2:36 pm

Forever Young

Will’s Place needs volunteers for its summer camp

One local organization in Albemarle is in need of volunteers to help with one of its programs next month. Will’s Place is looking for 10 ... Read more

by Chris Miller, Monday, July 26, 2021 2:18 pm

HOPE program

Agencies offer assistance to people facing eviction

With the Center for Disease Control and Prevention’s eviction moratorium set to expire at the end of the month (North Carolina’s moratorium expired at the ... Read more

by Chris Miller, Monday, July 26, 2021 2:10 pm

Albemarle

Albemarle man killed in Saturday morning accident

A single vehicle accident that occurred Saturday morning resulted in the death of a 44-year-old man, according to the State Highway Patrol. Highway Patrol Trooper ... Read more

by Chris Miller, Monday, July 26, 2021 11:31 am

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