Quotes of the week

  • Posted: Friday, August 30, 2013 12:01 a.m.
    UPDATED: Friday, August 30, 2013 9:19 a.m.


“We’re not throwing in the towel. We’re just looking at other options.” - Salisbury Mayor Paul Woodson, After city withdrew financing application for downtown school central office


  “I know there’s been a lot of controversy ... but I’m very open-minded about how we build that bridge and make it a better quality of life.” — Dr. Lynn Moody, new superintendent of Rowan-Salisbury schools, on relations between the school system and county officials


“I don’t question my Lord about that. That’s his business, not mine, but I thank him for it.” Kannapolis resident Willie Graybeal, On the secret to living to 106


“Judge me by my character, by what I do, by my contributions. Unfortunately, everyone in the nation has not yet learned that.” - Earl Brown Jr., Reflecting on the 50th anniversary of the 1963 March on Washington and Dr. Martin Luther King’s message

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