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MLB: Burns signs record-breaking deal with Reds

    Sports report CINCINNATI — Right-handed pitcher Chase Burns has signed for a record-breaking bonus. The Cincinnati ...

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Golf: Lowry leads British Open at halfway point

By DOUG FERGUSON AP Golf Writer TROON, Scotland   — Shane Lowry was a surprising model of calm amid ...

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Summer basketball: Young East team hopes to grow up fast

By Mike London mike.london@salisburypost.com GRANITE QUARRY — East Rowan boys basketball head coach Trey Ledbetter doesn’t need a ...

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Sheriff’s office asking for assistance in unsolved murders through crime stoppers program

ROWAN COUNTY — The Rowan County Sheriff’s Office is asking for assistance with unsolved homicides throughout the county, ...

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West Rowan grad retires from Air Force to join aerospace company

HILTON HEAD, S.C. — Colonel Justin Chandler, who hails from Salisbury, and graduated from West Rowan High School ...

Crime

Blotter for July 19

In Salisbury Police Department reports: Shoplifting occurred in the 300 block of South Arlington Street at 8:20 a.m. ...

Crime

Man accused of child porn possession

SALISBURY — A China Grove man was arrested on Tuesday after the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children ...

Crime

Police searching for suspects in Salisbury, Concord break-ins

SALISBURY — Police are searching for the suspects in a burglary in Salisbury on Tuesday that are believed to ...

Crime

Cleveland man faces charges for indecent liberties with an 8-year-old

SALISBURY — One man was charged with taking indecent liberties with a child after deputies said that the eight-year-old ...

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Golf: Brown leads after windy first round at Royal Troon

By DOUG FERGUSON AP Golf Writer TROON, Scotland — The wind caught just about everyone off guard Thursday ...

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College baseball: Kepley makes transfer to UNC official

Staff report Former South Rowan standout Kane Kepley made it official with a Facebook announcement on Wednesday that ...

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Little League softball: Rowan in SE Regional, 2 squads will go to Tennessee

      Rowan Little League 10U softball team.   Rowan Little League 12U softball team. Staff report ...

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Thousands without power after storm hits Rowan County

SALISBURY — Thousands were without power after a storm with strong winds hit Rowan County on Thursday afternoon, ...

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Landis, DOT officials discuss potential Hwy. 29 traffic pattern

LANDIS — Even with a traffic signal, motorists attempting to navigate Old Beatty Ford Road, Ryder Avenue and ...

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City council approves demolition of home after owner “lost physical control”

SALISBURY — The Salisbury City Council approved an ordinance on Tuesday that allows the city to demolish a ...

Opinion

Rob Schofield: Trump shooting should be a wake-up call

By Rob Schofield As with all such horrific acts of political violence throughout American history, this past weekend’s ...

Opinion

Cal Thomas: Tone down the rhetoric

By Cal Thomas “We are not enemies, but friends. We must not be enemies. Though passion may have ...

News

Blotter for July 18

In Salisbury Police Department reports: Vandalism occurred in the 700 block of East Franklin Street between 5 a.m. ...

Opinion

Dear Neighbor: Duane Galloway: Lady Whistledown visits North Carolina

By Duane Galloway Dear Neighbor, Since the early cave drawings, humans have used storytelling as a way to ...

Education

Salisbury Academy awarded as a ‘Green Ribbon School’ in nation’s capital

Salisbury Academy News Service Salisbury Academy, a 2024 U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon School, was honored in ...