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Cooper signs order officially ending COVID-19 emergency

By Gary D. Robertson Associated Press RALEIGH — North Carolina’s state of emergency giving extraordinary powers to state ...

Racing

Harvick seizes momentum ahead of NASCAR playoffs

By Jenna Fryer AP Auto Racing Writer CHARLOTTE — Well hello, Happy. Welcome to NASCAR’s championship race. Just ...

Sports

No. 1 Alabama tops preseason AP Top 25; Ohio St, ‘Dawgs next

By Ralph D. Russo AP College Football Writer With two of the best players in the country leading ...

Local

Investigation into toddler’s death underway in Kannapolis

KANNAPOLIS — According to City of Kannapolis Director of Communications Annette Keller, police and firefighters responded at about ...

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Ask Us: Where does the sludge from septic tanks and portable toilets go?

Editor’s note: Ask Us is a weekly feature published online Mondays and in print on Tuesdays. We’ll seek to ...

News

Cornerstone Church continues legacy of charity and compassion of founder

SALISBURY — Thirty-one years ago, a young Bill Godair was convinced he had been called to establish a ...

Local

Fire damages home, leaves one injured

SALISBURY — A report of a house on fire in the 400 block of South Shaver Street was ...

High School

High school volleyball: Cougars eager to claw their way back to the top

Second in a series of reports on local volleyball teams … By Mike London mike.london@salisburypost.com CHINA GROVE — ...

Business

Antique options: Vintage Grove transforms former theater, skating rink into new shop

CHINA GROVE — Antique collectors will soon have a new place to look for treasures. Vintage Grove at 303 ...

David Freeze

David Freeze Day 13: Days like these just feel right

Editor’s note: David Freeze is cycling along the Mississippi River from Dubuque, Iowa, to New Orleans. Contact him at ...

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High School

High school football: Jubilant Jamboree for Raiders

By Mike London mike.london@salisburypost.com LANDIS — As the host school, the pressure was on South Rowan for Friday’s ...

High School

High school football: Even with new coach, Hornets in good position

Fifth in a series of reports on local high schools … By Mike London mike.london@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — The ...

Opinion

Paris Goodnight: Buyer’s remorse may be a thing of the past

Does anyone ever suffer from buyer’s remorse any more? My wife used to get it every now and ...

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Former Rockwell resident, Catawba grad among first Peace Corps volunteers returning overseas

Renée (Menius) Alexander, a former Rockwell resident and a 1991 graduate of Catawba College, is among the first ...

Local

Salisbury Youth Council accepting applications

SALISBURY — The City of Salisbury is accepting applications for membership to the Salisbury Youth Council, a service-oriented ...

Guest columns

Whitey Harwood’s From the Wood Shed: The race is on

The race is on and here comes Coors settin’ the pace, looks like Busch is in second place ...

Business

Compleat KiDZ shows off new Salisbury location

Compleat KiDZ held a grand opening event Friday to showcase the business that seeks to have a different ...

Outdoor

Wanna step outside? Preparing archery equipment for deer season

By Dan Kibler North Carolina’s statewide archery season for white-tailed deer opens Sept. 10, and for the tens ...

Crime

Blotter for Aug. 14

In Rowan County Sheriff’s Office reports • Deputies investigated the report of a burglary on Catfish Road, Richfield, ...