Study confirms PCBs in Falls Reservoir, Lake Tillery
A study released Monday confirms PCB contamination of fish at three separate testing sites along the Yadkin River, according to Sandy Mort, a public health assessor with the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (NCDHHS).
- Forum allows talk on workforce
- Red Cross reviews proposed budget, transportation plans
- Stanly County Sheriff's Office releases name of Groves Street victim
- Man fatally hit in Albemarle
- Study confirms PCBs in Falls Reservoir, Lake Tillery
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GHA Autism Supports offers community supported agriculture program
On June 2, 2003, GHA Autism Supports began construction on Carolina Farms, an innovative program in the Millingport area designed to enable individuals from the autistic population to realize a dream of living and working in a farming environment in Stanly County.
- Building a Movement for Play: Non-Profit Organization KaBOOM! Names Albemarle Among 217 “Playful City USA” Communities
- Community joins for Day of Prayer
- GHA Autism Supports offers community supported agriculture program
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Stanly County Baseball / Softball Update
In local playoff games on Friday, South Stanly hosted Albemarle in a third-round 1A baseball playoff matchup, while West Stanly hosted Piedmont in the 2A softball third-round and Gray Stone traveled to Chatham Central for a 1A third-round softball game.
- Stanly County Baseball / Softball Playoff Update
- Stanly County Baseball Playoff Notebook
- Stanly County Baseball / Softball Update
- Letters to the Editor
Editorial: Seizure of AP phone records insult to independent press
This amounts to spying on an American news organization -- common practice in dictatorships but scary conduct in a democratic system that prizes the public value of an independent watchdog press.
- Google shuts down SMS search, angers people who had forgotten it existed
- Walking by Faith
- Editorial: Seizure of AP phone records insult to independent press
Kia Optima is a hit with the buying public
When it comes to midsized family sedans, the Kia Optima ranks high on my list for its good looks, economy and value.
- How to get the most out of your air conditioner this summer
- Slate: New "Facebook phone" is now selling for 99 cents
- Kia Optima is a hit with the buying public
Pirate Excavation Education Launches QAR Shipwreck Expedition
BEAUFORT -- North Carolina students in the 4th through 8th grades can free their imaginations and ask questions about Blackbeard and the wreck of his flagship, Queen Anne's Revenge (QAR), during a live online stream from the Watercraft Center at the N.C. Maritime Museum in Beaufort on Friday, May 31, from 10:30 a.m. to 11:15 a.m. They'll learn how researchers retrieve artifacts from the ocean floor or clean crusty cannon balls after nearly 300 years with project archaeologists and conservators.
- Penick host Senior Speakers Expo “How to Be a Smarter Health Care Consumer” with Rose Young
- Battleship NORTH CAROLINA Announces First in Flight License Plate
- Pirate Excavation Education Launches QAR Shipwreck Expedition