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ELECTION 2020: Five more candidates file for office

Five more candidates filed Tuesday for municipal elections in the fall. People have until noon July 17 to file. Candidates who have filed so far ... Read more

4 hours ago by Staff Reports.

NCHSAA extends discount for SAT/ACT prep

A partnership between the North Carolina High School Athletic Association (NCHSAA), the National Federation of High Schools (NFHS), and eKnowledge looks to continue to assist ... Read more

4 hours ago by Charles Curcio.

CHAMBER COLUMN: Congratulations, Leadership Stanly graduates

Leadership Stanly, an enriching program sponsored by the Stanly County Chamber of Commerce, is an invaluable course that often pays personal and professional dividends for ... Read more

6 hours ago by Staff Reports.

Browns celebrate 65th anniversary

Kenny and Frances Brown of Albemarle, celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary on July 2. The couple married July 2, 1955, at Pfeiffer College Chapel in ... Read more

6 hours ago by Staff Reports.

THE LIBRARY LOOKOUT COLUMN: Finding new ways to enjoy summer reading

Summer has begun. While this summer may look different than those in the past, the opportunities for excitement about reading that the library is offering ... Read more

7 hours ago by Staff Reports.

88 Stanly companies receive PPP loans

Several Stanly businesses or nonprofits received COVID-19 bailout loans of at least $150,000 through the federal government’s Paycheck Protection Program, according to data released Monday ... Read more

10 hours ago by Chris Miller.

MIKE WALDEN COLUMN: Are we in for a strong economic recovery?

My best friend at N.C. State University was a physicist. We had much in common. We were both transplants from the North. Our spouses taught ... Read more

12 hours ago by Staff Reports.

Commissioners approve grants, tax-exempt financing

Stanly County Commissioners Monday evening approved a grant application, a business development grant and tax-exempt financing for a local fire department. The board approved a ... Read more

12 hours ago by Chris Miller.

Six candidates file for municipal elections

Monday marked the first day to file for municipal elections in the fall. Six people, a mix of incumbents and challengers, filed by the end ... Read more

1 day ago by Chris Miller.

COVID cases total more than 475

As of Monday afternoon, Stanly has 477 reported coronavirus cases, including 128 active cases, according to the county health department. The death total has remained ... Read more

1 day ago by Chris Miller.

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