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ShoutOuts

Collegiate Honors These Rowan County students were named to the President’s List at Catawba College. Salisbury: Nourhan Ali, ...

Guest columns

My Turn, Pam Bloom: Be careful what you read

It’s hard to avoid bias in our news sources. We owe it to ourselves and our community to ...

Crime

Woman locks herself in Zaxby’s office to avoid assailant

SALISBURY — A female employee of Zaxby’s was confronted by an ex-boyfriend in the restaurant’s parking lot on ...

Clubs

Salisbury Civitans looking for hometown hero

SALISBURY — The Civitan Club of Salisbury is seeking nominations for its Ernest Curtis Hero Award, which is ...

Clubs

Kannapolis resident Richard Penk to lead West Central District of Elks 

ATLANTA — Thousands of members of the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks of the United States of ...

Kannapolis

Kannapolis History Associates focusing on ‘How we got here’ on Monday

KANNAPOLIS — Ken Lingafelt will speak at the Kannapolis History Associates meeting as the group looks at “how ...

Lifestyle

Carolina Caring offers free online support group July 13

Grief happens as a response to loss; loss of a loved one, loss of a job, loss of ...

Education

Speed development camp at Salisbury High set for July 19-20

SALISBURY — The 2022 Nike Sport Performance Camp will be held July 19-20 at Salisbury High School for ...

Education

Education briefs: Partners in Learning director gets state award

SALISBURY – Partners In Learning Executive Director Norma Honeycutt was honored with North Carolina’s Early Education Advocate Award ...

Guest columns

Sharon Randall: Good medicine

Once upon a time, generations of families lived close enough to gather for Sunday dinner, help raise the ...

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Nation/World

Police: Parade shooting suspect contemplated 2nd shooting

HIGHLAND PARK, Ill. — The man charged with killing seven people at an Independence Day parade confessed to ...

News

Cooper signs executive order protecting abortion access

By Hannah Schoenbaum Associated Press/Report for America RALEIGH — North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper signed an executive order ...

Crime

Two men charged with weapons possession inside jail

SALISBURY — The Rowan County Sheriff’s Office received a tip on July 2 that there may be prisoners ...

Sports

New QB in town: Panthers get Mayfield from Browns

By TOM WITHERS AP Sports Writer CLEVELAND  — Baker Mayfield’s wild four-year ride in Cleveland is over. The ...

Local

Spencer man bags $1 million lottery prize with $10 scratch-off ticket

RALEIGH – Ronald Atteberry of Spencer tried his luck on a $10 scratch-off ticket and won a $1 million ...

News

OSHA investigating after fall from forklift kills worker

SALISBURY — A 43-year-old man working at a residential construction site fell to his death from a forklift ...

Local

Digging for answers: Grave of supposed French marshal excavated to determine the truth

CLEVELAND — A  French documentary crew came to Cleveland on Tuesday with a mission to crack the speculation ...

Education

Rowan-Salisbury Schools appoints West Middle principal as new HR director

SALISBURY — Rowan-Salisbury Schools has appointed Stacey White to serve as its next executive director of human resources. ...

Local

Salisbury VA expands sleep study capacity to serve more veterans

SALISBURY — Veterans suffering with sleep apnea, daytime drowsiness, insomnia and excessive snoring may soon find relief through ...

Local

Three Rivers Land Trust raffle meant to raise funds for conservation

SALISBURY — The Three Rivers Land Trust conservation raffle has more than $200,000 in prizes up for grabs ...