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Produce stand closes for season this Saturday Metrolina Mulch in Midland will close its farmers market for the season this Saturday. The farmers market will reopen this spring. Metrolina Mulch would like to thank its customers and farmers who supplied produce for a successful 2015.
The Weekly Post | Sep 10, 2015 4:45 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Esther House asks Stanfield to spread word about services By Leah Schmalz Donna Miller, executive director of Esther House in Stanly County, spoke at the September meeting of the Stanfield town council to ask the town to promote awareness of the nonprofits services. A lot of people tend to think that Esther Hous
The Weekly Post | Sep 9, 2015 3:06 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Hands on Locust set for Saturday By Natalie Lloyd Afull evening of family-friendly fun is planned in Locust this Saturday. The evening will kick off at 5 pm with the citys second annual Hands on Locust event followed by an outdoor showing of the movie Planes: Fire and Rescue. Hands on Lo
The Weekly Post | Sep 9, 2015 3:06 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Officials break ground on Locust Town Center Apartments By Leah Schmalz State officials joined representatives from Whitley Realty and Uwharrie Bank at a ceremonial groundbreaking for Locust Town Center Apartments. Its a sign that things are starting to happen again in Stanly County. We got hit really hard, bu
The Weekly Post | Aug 21, 2015 3:02 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Midland hears preliminary plans for Wallace Park By Leah Schmalz Cabarrus County officials presented plans for Phase 1 of Rob Wallace Park at a work session Tuesday night in Midland. Planning for the 190-acre park has resumed after budget cuts last summer reallocated funding and stalled the project. The
The Weekly Post | Aug 21, 2015 2:56 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Locust considers raising speed limit on Hwy. 24-27 By Natalie Lloyd During the August council meeting, Locust city representatives debated the pros and cons of increasing the speed limit on Hwy. 24-27. Currently the speed limit in Locust drops from 45 mph to 35 mph on Hwy. 24-27 t
The Weekly Post | Aug 21, 2015 2:44 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Midland pursues council-manager government By Leah Schmalz The Weekly Post The town of Midland is moving forward in an effort to restructure its form of government from mayor-council to council-manager through a charter amendment. The council unanimously adopted a resolution of intent and set a pu
The Weekly Post | Aug 21, 2015 2:37 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Agri-Civic Day This past Saturday, families enjoyed a day of fun at the Agri-Civic Center in Albemarle. Stanly County Agri-Civic Day is an annual summer event featuring displays of farm equipment, live entertainment, local agri-business vendors, non-profit exhibits, liv
The Weekly Post | Aug 21, 2015 2:34 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Goose control company moves to Stanfield By Natalie Lloyd If youve ever walked through a park and had to sidestep goose droppings or been hissed at by an aggressive mama goose, then you know first-hand the nuisance Canada geese can be. Not only an aggravation, bacteria filled goose droppings can
The Weekly Post | Jul 30, 2015 12:05 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Oakboro hosts semi-pro football game By Natalie Lloyd Saturday afternoon, Oakboro District Park hosted a semi-pro football game between the Anson M-Pact and the Palmetto Havoc. The M-Pact team is based in Wadesboro and the Havoc team is based in Myrtle Beach. The teams compete in the Central
The Weekly Post | Jul 30, 2015 12:02 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend

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