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AP source: Rhule headed to Nebraska for major building project

By RALPH D. RUSSO AP College Football Writer Nebraska  and former Carolina Panthers coach Matt Rhule are finalizing ...

Education

Vargas, Lowery honored with Rowan-Salisbury Schools monthly awards

SALISBURY — Being in education can be a challenging and simultaneously rewarding profession. Those that go above and ...

Local

WBTV mourns loss of two in crash: meteorologist was living his dream, pilot was consummate professional

By Ben Finley and Hannah Schoenbaum Associated Press CHARLOTTE — WBTV meteorologist Jason Myers was living his childhood ...

Education

RCCC continues to champion inclusiveness in recent forum

SALISBURY — Making strides in diversity and inclusion requires someone to take the first step. Leaders at Rowan-Cabarrus ...

Local

Growth throughout county an ongoing negotiation

As growth in Rowan County has exploded in the last year or so, communities have sometimes struggled to ...

Education

You won’t find this at Macy’s: Rockwell second graders recreate famous holiday parade

ROCKWELL — Every year, millions of people around the U.S. tune in for the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, ...

Local

Youth Football and Cheerleading League gets new lease on life

When coaches Kevin Coffey and Martin Rogers were called before the old board of the Rowan-Salisbury Youth Football ...

Guest columns

My Turn, Ronnie Smith: Where to place flag in Bell Tower Green Park

On behalf of many Rowan County veterans and concerned citizens, we sincerely thank the Salisbury City Council for ...

Education

Catawba’s Flocken selected as Nielsen Center Workshop Fellow

Catawba College News Service SALISBURY — Dr. Megan Flocken, assistant professor of philosophy at Catawba College, has been ...

Education

RCCC claims state’s work-based learning student of year, employer of year

SALISBURY — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College’s Work-Based Learning program has won the top state award for outstanding student and ...

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News

Turkeys on ‘cute urban farms’ grow even as land gobbled up

By Chase Jordan The Wilmington Star News BOLIVIA — While most people only think about turkeys around meals ...

Guest columns

Sharon Randall: Waking up

Dear Readers: I’m taking this week off for the holiday. The following column is from 2004. Happy Thanksgiving! ...

David Freeze

David Freeze: What I’m thankful for!

What I’m thankful for: The opportunity to do this column year after year. Life changes and so do ...

High School

High school basketball: Carson boys return top 5 scorers

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

Cleveland

Cleveland Christmas Parade set for Dec. 3

CLEVELAND —  The Cleveland Christmas Parade, sponsored by the Cleveland Lions Club, will be Saturday, Dec. 3, beginning ...

Sports

Area Sports: West girls romp, but boys lose a tough one

  From staff reports MOUNT ULLA – Mike Gurley  coached 674 West Rowan boys basketball games in a  ...

Local

Holiday Helpers Program a chance for kids to celebrate

SALISBURY — The Terrie Hess Child Advocacy Center is having its 2022 Holiday Helper Program this year to ...

Kannapolis

Mental health town hall set for Nov. 29 in Kannapolis

KANNAPOLIS — North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Kody H. Kinsley — alongside N.C. State ...

Local

Board of commissioners recognizes sheriff and board clerk for years of service

SALISBURY — At Monday’s Rowan County Board of Commissioners meeting, the commissioners recognized Sheriff Kevin Auten and Clerk ...

News

Send in nominations for Martin Luther King, Jr. Humanitarian Service Award

SALISBURY — Nominations are now being accepted for the Martin Luther King Jr. Humanitarian Service Award. The award ...