Quotes of the week

  • Posted: Friday, April 26, 2013 9:46 a.m.
    UPDATED: Friday, April 26, 2013 10:17 a.m.
Chris Fialko
Chris Fialko

“I think that what this shows is that police have a very difficult job, The fact that different officers have different opinions shows that it’s a gray line on this issue.”

— Chris Fialko,

defense attorney, after former Officer Kareem Puranda’s acquittal on use of excessive force


“... Sgt. Hunter’s fight is not done. The Salisbury Police Department and Chief Collins are going to be here for this community, for the legacy that he’s left us with.”

— Lt. Tom Wilsey,

Salisbury Police Department

“There are still those who cook and see the value in having the around-the-table family time.”

— Stacey Prater,

at Taste of Home Cooking School

“There are thousands of small churches, I’d like to hit every one of them.”

— Jeff McCorkle,

whose Strings of Victory quartet plays at many churches

“I was so excited — I could hardly wait this morning. ...Go early or you miss the good stuff.”

— Joyce Goodwin

on the April 20 opening of the Farmers Market

“South Rowan High School would like to become a high school that is shaping tomorrow’s heroes.”

— Principal Don Knox,

talking about Public Service Academy at South Rowan High

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