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|Outdoorsman Bonanza |
Bonanza will be held Saturday, April 3, 2004 at
the The Stanly County Agri-Civic Center. The ADDC
will be giving away $100,000 in prizes. Prizes
will be given away every 5 minutes.
For more details and a list of prizes to be
given away, click
|Valentine Gift Sale |
The Arc of
Stanly County, Inc. is once again conducting its
annual Valentine Gift Sale (Project Cupid). Last
year over 700 recipients - secretaries, bosses,
teachers, mail carriers, wives, husbands, ‘secret
pals’, shut- ins, etc. – were remembered in a
special way. This annual fundraiser began eight
years ago and has been successful since that time.
There are several ways that folks in Stanly County
can be a part of Project Cupid 2003:
For more information on this annual
event, contact Meredith Clements, Development
Manager, at Arc Services, Inc. at (704) 983- 3911.
- A contribution can be made to provide a gift
for someone in the community.
- Provide the name of someone in the community
who needs their life touched, but is unlikely to
- Purchase a Valentine gift for someone
special. Each decorative Valentine Gift box,
which sells for $10.00, contains Welch’s juice,
muffin, Chocolate Turtles, gift and card.
|Stanly County Arm Wrestling
The Stanly County Arm Wrestling
team will host its sixth annual tournament at 2
p.m. on Saturday, Feb.7 at Albemarle's senior
center. There will be classes for both the
experienced arm wrestler and the beginning arm
wrestler. Weight classes are as follows: Men's
right and left handed 0-154, 155-171, 172-189,
190-209and up. Ladies classes will be 0-147 and
148 and up for both right and left handed. Cash
and prizes to the top-three winners in the "open"
classes and awards for the "novice" or
inexperienced pullers. For more information,
please call Rick Laton at (704)791-3085.
|Most Wanted List|
Sheriff Tony Frick's most wanted list is composed
of 10 offenders who have eluded arrest. The list
is currently posted in the sheriff's office lobby,
magistrate's office and jail as well as local
convenient store and on the Internet at
www.stanlysheriff.org. Frick encourages other
interested in displaying it inside their
businesses to contact his office
|Learn your Family History|
River Patriots DAR, Stanly county Genealogical
Society, Stanly County Historic Preservation
Commission and Stanly County Public Library is
sponsoring a free workshop to learn your family
heritage. Sign up for the workshop before January
21. The workshop is free but your registration is
needed to insure enough handouts are available.
The workshop will be offered at 10 am.m Saturday,
January 24 at the Stanly County Library. The
workshop is open to men and women interested in
family history. Anyone interested should stop by
the Stanly County Public Library-Heritage room
prior to the program to pick up a pedigree chart
and questions to ask family members before the
workshop. Please register by calling 704-986-3766.
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