• Cabarrus Co. DHS holds forums on food stamp delays


    CABARRUS COUNTY, N.C. - Cabarrus County health officials fielded concerns and questions about food stamp delays Thursday.

    It was the second of five community forums DHS has hosted.

    The meeting comes after thousands of food stamp applications were backlogged in Cabarrus County over the past six months.

    Next meetings are:

    • Feb. 27 at 6:30 p.m. - Mount Pleasant Senior Center, 8615 Park Dr., Mount Pleasant
    • March 20 at 6:30 p.m. - United Methodist Church, 4560 North Highway 49, Harrisburg
    • March 27 at 6:30 p.m. - Concord Senior Center 331 Corban Ave., Concord

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