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Nation/World

6 dead, 30 hurt in shooting at Chicago-area July 4 parade

By Michael Tarm, Kathleen Foody and Roger Schneider Associated Press HIGHLAND PARK, Ill. — A gunman on a ...

Crime

Blotter for July 5

• Eric Michael Mullins, 25, was arrested June 29 and charged with second-degree trespassing and larceny. • Edgar ...

Ask Us

Ask Us: Is a replacement recycling facility coming to Julian Road?

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

Legion baseball

American Legion Baseball: Grand comeback by Rowan County

  Staff report KANNAPOLIS — One of the great things about baseball is that one swing can change ...

News

Woman struck, killed by train in China Grove

CHINA GROVE — A 39-year-old woman from China Grove who was hit and killed by an Amtrak train ...

Local

Pro-life group holds ‘thanksgiving’ for Roe decision

SALISBURY — Calling the gathering a “prayerful thanksgiving” for the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision overturning Roe v. Wade, ...

News

Rockwell’s Police Chief Hugh Bost says goodbye to 45 years of full-time service

ROCKWELL — The Rockwell Police Department wouldn’t be where it is today without the supervision of a police ...

High School

Darrell Misenheimer Award for Athlete of the Year: Salisbury’s Cook a standout in multiple sports

By Mike London mike.london@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — Salisbury High graduate Marcus Cook is a state champion and a record-setter, ...

High School

Tracy Connor Award for Athlete of the Year: Salisbury’s Webb chewed up every challenge

By Mike London mike.london@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — Wednesday, May 2, brought the ultimate challenge for Salisbury High athlete Sutton ...

Opinion

Paris Goodnight: Believing in tomorrow, and hoping for rain

To plant a garden is to believe in tomorrow, according to the sign at the community garden in ...

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Outdoor

Dan Kibler: Bream, the sunfish of the South

Like most fishermen, the first fish I caught was a bream – from Georgia’s Lake Sinclair at a ...

Kannapolis

Kannapolis approves budget for fiscal year 2023

KANNAPOLIS — The proposed zero-increase budget that was presented to Kannapolis City Council in May was officially approved ...

Guest columns

My Turn, Jared Tice: Catawba College, Catawba Nation intrinsically linked

On Tuesday, June 21, 2022, the Salisbury Post published a Post Opinion article entitled, My Turn, Douglas Isham: ...

Letters

Letters to the editor: July 3

Life begins at conception As a retired Rowan County judge and lawyer, allow me please to correct the ...

Guest columns

Kenneth L. Hardin: I’m not celebrating Independence Day either

I didn’t celebrate Juneteenth, the day skinfolk recognize as their freedom day, and I won’t be joining in on ...

Local

Rowan County sheriff shares tips for a fun, safe Independence Day

ROWAN COUNTY — The Rowan County Sheriff’s Office has issued a series of reminders for community members about ...

Business

Food Lion recognizes workers for years of service

SALISBURY —  Food Lion has nearly 300 employees who will be celebrating over 30 years of service this ...

News

Health Department director to speak at monthly Democratic breakfast on July 9

SALISBURY — Local Democrats are invited to the organization’s monthly breakfast with a guest at 10 a.m. July ...

Brincefield Cartoons

Mook’s Place: Food banks

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Rep. Bishop to take part in parade

U.S. Rep. Dan Bishop will take part in the Faith 4th of July Parade with the Rowan Republican ...