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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.

News

Youth offenders can forgo traditional court system for Teen Court

Teenagers who have been charged with misdemeanor crimes have the chance to complete a diversion program that will keep them out of the juvenile justice ... Read more

by Chris Miller, Monday, September 28, 2020 2:04 pm

BREAKING NEWS

Stanfield resident receives award for her 45 years of work for the state

After more than 45 years working in the Mecklenburg County Clerk’s Office, Stanfield resident Robbin Creech was recently awarded the Richard Caswell Award for her ... Read more

by Chris Miller, Monday, September 28, 2020 11:47 am

Pfeiffer University

Pfeiffer switches to online learning for two weeks due to increase in coronavirus cases

Due to an increase in the number of active coronavirus cases, Pfeiffer University has shifted in-person classes on its Misenheimer campus to online learning for ... Read more

by Chris Miller, Monday, September 28, 2020 10:27 am

News

New superintendent excited to be coming back home to Stanly

Stanly County Schools’ months-long search to find the successor to former superintendent Dr. Jeff James culminated in a happy homecoming as Jarrod Dennis, a Stanly ... Read more

by Chris Miller, Monday, September 28, 2020 9:18 am

BREAKING NEWS

As Stanly nears 2,000 cases, it remains in top 10 in cases per capita

With Stanly County nearing 2,000 cases, it continues to remain in the top 10 in the state in coronavirus cases per capita. With 305 cases ... Read more

by Chris Miller, Friday, September 25, 2020 6:40 pm

BREAKING NEWS

Albemarle woman whose son donated organs now awaits a donation

The worst case scenario for every parent happened to Albemarle resident Elizabeth Basinger three years ago when her son Jordan, a seemingly healthy 26-year-old, unexpectedly ... Read more

by Chris Miller, Friday, September 25, 2020 9:45 am

2020 census

Albemarle City Council urges people to complete the Census

The Albemarle City Council urged citizens to complete the 2020 Census during a recent meeting after hearing a presentation on the subject which found that ... Read more

by Chris Miller, Monday, September 21, 2020 2:04 pm

News

Council passes resolution to seek funding for upgrades to wastewater treatment plant

The Albemarle City Council passed a resolution this month supporting an application for state funding for the Long Creek wastewater treatment plant to be converted ... Read more

by Chris Miller, Monday, September 21, 2020 11:59 am

BREAKING NEWS

Stanly approaches 1,800 coronavirus cases, still ranks 4th in state in cases per capita

As the state continues to see daily coronavirus cases gradually decrease, Stanly County is still a hot spot in the state, according to multiple indicators. ... Read more

by Chris Miller, Friday, September 18, 2020 9:56 am

Carolina Christian School

Teachers, staff struggle to adapt to new school year

The coronavirus pandemic has upended the beginning of the school year for districts across the nation, Stanly County included. Instead of spending time inside brick-and-mortar ... Read more

by Chris Miller, Thursday, September 17, 2020 6:21 pm

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