David Jenkins will become the new director of the consolidated Stanly County Health & Human Services Department. Jenkins has more than 17 years of experience in public health having served most recently as the Health Director in Carteret County. Prior to his work in Carteret County, Jenkins was the public health director in Scotland County and also worked as an environmental health supervisor in New Hanover County. Jenkins has a master’s degree in public administration from Walden University and a bachelor?s degree in marine biology from UNC Wilmington. He will assume his new position in Stanly County on Feb. 5, 2018.
OAKBORO — When the Oakboro Choice STEM School opened in August, students, faculty, parents and the community welcomed the first school in Stanly County with a core mission of science, technology, engineering and math education. […]
ALBEMARLE — Stanly County is recovering from devastating floods brought on by the remnants of Hurricane Florence which struck North Carolina and South Carolina last week. Serious flooding occurred throughout Stanly County during the weekend, […]
ALBEMARLE — Stanly County Board of Elections chairwoman Karmen Mock Phillips resigned last week after being hired as a county magistrate. Since the position requires interaction with elected judges, Phillips believed serving on the Board […]