Published on in “Literary”, language — English. 24 pages.
t’s no secret West Stanly is the place where growth is happening in Stanly County. From the 300-plus homes soon to be under construction in Locust to rumors of a
major industry bringing at least 400 jobs to Oakboro, West Stanly is quickly beginning to see the beginnings of an economic boom. Growth is good. It brings new jobs, new families, new homes, new restaurants, new retail. Also brings a few new headaches, more traffic, additional school space will be needed, and wildlife may be affected. More
This quarterly publication, produced by the same people who produce the Stanly News & Press, will highlight the people, places and natural resources that make West Stanly one of the fastest growing vibrant communities in the Central North Carolina. With growing communities such as Locust and Oakboro, the area is a unique mix of people who have grown up in the area and those who have moved from somewhere else for work or peace and quiet. More