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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, ...

Guest columns

Kenneth L. Hardin: Business breakups are always difficult and painful

I’ve written previously about my willingness to speak up when offered less than optimal customer service. Nothing has ...

Guest columns

My Turn, Doug Byrd: Serious concerns about Rep. Budd

The mid-term elections will soon be upon us. And one of the most important decisions for voters will ...

Racing

Blaney, Truex eyeing playoff spot today at Richmond

By HANK KURZ Jr. AP Sports Writer RICHMOND, Va. — Ryan Blaney and Martin Truex Jr. are the ...

Sports

Area Sports: New RCYFL registers 350 youngsters

  From staff reports Rowan Youth Football League registration is closed. Over 350 youngsters were registered over the ...

Racing

Bubba Wallace, 23XI Racing sticking together

By Jenna Fryer AP Auto Racing Writer Bubba Wallace locked down his future with 23XI Racing on Friday ...

Sports

Panthers: Darnold, Mayfield both solid in preseason opener

By Stephen Whyno AP Sports Writer LANDOVER, Md. — Even though the Carolina Panthers are another day closer ...

Lifestyle

Eagle project completes bridge at Community Park

SALISBURY — Josh Douthit is nearing the pinnacle of his Scouting career. But before he does, he had ...

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David Freeze

David Freeze Day 12: Three states behind and soon to be four

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

Lifestyle

St. Stephen’s Lutheran homecoming

St. Stephen’s Lutheran Church is celebrating 185 years of ministry. The church’s annual homecoming will be Sunday, Aug. ...

Lifestyle

Gotta Run: New September races update

Previously, I had mentioned that three new races were in the works for September. Here are the details, ...

Lifestyle

‘The Play That Goes Wrong’ full of laughs

 By Mike Cline “The Play That Goes Wrong” is supposed to. Audience members are in for the wildest ...

Lifestyle

Upcoming pesticide training sessions

Rowan County Extension All private pesticide license applicators are required to obtain two hours of “V” training and ...

Gold Hill

Saving Grace Farm fundraiser Sept. 24

GOLD HILL — Saving Grace Farm is celebrating 22 years as Rowan County’s only Equine Assisted Services organization ...

Lifestyle

Kysha Rooks: Back-to-school nutrition tips

By Kysha Rooks N.C. Cooperative Extension After the summer’s indulgences of all sorts, fall is around the corner. ...

Lifestyle

Doug Creamer: Old pictures

By Doug Creamer I went to my mom’s recently and she had a box of old photographs for ...

Lifestyle

Ann Farabee: Jesus loves us

By Ann Farabee He was a little restless, and I knew he was about to cry, so I ...

Faith

St. Luke Hallie Hawkins to celebrate Missionary Day

The St. Luke Hallie Hawkins missionaries are celebrating their annual Missionary Day on Sunday, Aug 14. The program ...