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NASCAR back to LA Coliseum for tonight’s Clash

By Jenna Fryer AP Auto Racing Writer LOS ANGELES  — Joey Logano arrived at the first event of ...

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Mook’s Place: Post office

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Rowan Chamber helps honor the late Paul E. Fisher

SALISBURY — Family members joined the Rowan County Chamber of Commerce in a remembrance for the late Paul ...

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Paris Goodnight: A quick stroll down memory lane

If a picture is worth a thousand words, does a photograph with 25 people in it mean that’s ...

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My Turn, Evelyn Uddin-Khan: Why only Black history?

Some celebrations baffle me. Why celebrate “Black history?” Why not history? Well, to celebrate Black History Month let’s ...

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Kenneth L. Hardin: Black men deserve to grow old

I didn’t join the nation last week sitting in front of the TV awaiting the release of the ...

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National bike gang leader in N. Carolina sentenced to prison

WILMINGTON — A North Carolina-based national motorcycle gang leader who authorities say often used violence was sentenced to ...

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College basketball: Duke holds off UNC down the stretch

Associated Press DURHAM — Jeremy Roach scored 20 points, Dereck Lively II had career highs of eight blocks ...

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First half key as Catawba men stop Carson-Newman 86-78

By David Shaw sports@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — Red-hot early and shivery-cold late. That recipe somehow produced a tasty outcome ...

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Women’s college basketball: Hot shooting, cool ball-handling mean big win for Catawba

  Staff report SALISBURY — Catawba’s women’s basketball team made 14 3-pointers and only seven turnovers and beat ...

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NC State, Wake Forest pick up ACC victories

RALEIGH (AP) — D.J. Burns Jr. scored 24 points, Terquavion Smith distributed 10 assists and North Carolina State ...

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Fighter jets shoot down Chinese balloon off Carolina coast

By ZEKE MILLER, MICHAEL BALSAMO, COLLEEN LONG and AAMER MADHANI Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) —  President Joe Biden ...

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CCC girls basketball: Salisbury, North win again

  From staff reports LEXINGTON — Lexington’s girls basketball team was inspired at home and put up a ...

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CCC boys basketball: 45 for Harris, 26 for Carpenter as Hornets, Cavs smash opponents

From staff reports LEXINGTON — Salisbury’s boys basketball team looked like 2A state championship material on Friday, especially ...

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SPC girls basketball: East and West win; South loses on road

From staff reports CHINA GROVE — Missed layups and missed free throws. Most girls basketball games are decided ...

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SPC boys basketball: Cougars pound East; losses for Falcons, Raiders

From staff reports CHINA GROVE — A running clock kicked in with Carson’s boys basketball team leading 71-31. ...

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High school girls wrestling: East’s Edwards wins championship

  Staff report GREENSBORO — East Rowan sophomore Leah Edwards pinned Lumberton’s Teresa Canady on Saturday for a ...

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College baseball: Catawba starts 2-0

    Staff report SALISBURY — No homers left Newman Park, but the Catawba Indians sent eight doubles ...

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Photo gallery: East Rowan girls stop Carson 44-37

East Rowan’s girls topped Carson 44-37 on Friday night. See complete details online and in Sunday’s Post.

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Exhibit on Green Book guide used by African-Americans for safe travel on display at N.C. Museum of Transportation

SPENCER — During the Jim Crow era, African Americans who wanted to take a vacation throughout the country ...