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College basketball: No. 12 Arkansas knocks off Charlotte 86-66

By CHIP SOUZA Associated Press FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — J.D. Notae recorded his first career double-double and No. ...

Sports

NHL: Carolina beats Winnipeg 4-2

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Martin Necas and Vincent Trocheck scored power-play goals, leading the Carolina Hurricanes to a ...

High School

High school basketball: Carson splits with Falcons

From staff reports Roundup … CHINA GROVE — Hannah Isley scored a career-high 26 points as Carson’s girls ...

China Grove

China Grove welcomes new, re-elected council members

CHINA GROVE — New and newly re-elected members of the China Grove Town Council were sworn in Tuesday ...

China Grove

China Grove Town Council approves premium pay bonuses for employees

CHINA GROVE — The Town Council on Tuesday night approved $60,000 in premium pay for the town’s full- ...

Local

Commissioners fund overdose response team, adopt plan to gain ADA compliance at county facilities

SALISBURY — In what was a busy last scheduled meeting of 2021, the Rowan County Board of Commissioners ...

Crime

Few details available after West Horah Street shooting

SALISBURY — Few details were available Tuesday after a man was shot multiple times at a house in ...

Kannapolis

Kannapolis Christmas Parade begins at 6 p.m. Saturday

KANNAPOLIS — The Kannapolis Christmas Parade will be held at Saturday at 6 p.m. downtown. The parade will ...

Education

NC Work-Based Learning Association honors RCCC student

SALISBURY — Trent Phillips, a business administration student at Rowan-Cabarrus Community College, has been named Outstanding Student of ...

Elections

More join sheriff’s race, Rowan County lawmakers file for re-election on second day of filing

By Natalie Anderson natalie.anderson@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — A few more local Republicans threw their hats into the race for ...

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High School

High school football: Crosby leaving Carson for Mount Pleasant

By Mike London mike.london@salisburypost.com CHINA GROVE — Daniel Crosby’s last game as Carson’s head coach was a competitive ...

Education

Spencer has some interest in officer positions, but hiring cops is a long process

SPENCER — Spencer Town Manager Peter Franzese said the town is expecting some applications for its open police ...

BREAKING NEWS

Salisbury Police investigating shooting on West Horah Street

SALISBURY — Police are investigating a shooting in the 1300 block of West Horah Street. There were limited ...

News

Toyota to build $1.3B battery plant in Randolph County

By Gary D. Robertson and Tom Krisher Associated Press RALEIGH — Toyota announced on Monday that it plans ...

Christmas Happiness

2021 Christmas Happiness Fund tops $8,000 raised so far

SALISBURY — A little more than a week into accepting donations, the 2021 Salisbury Post Christmas Happiness Fund ...

Opinion

John Hood column: Here’s how the spending spree will end

By John Hood Can I let you in on a not-so-little secret? The Democrats in Washington don’t really ...

Opinion

My Turn, Karen South Jones: Sen. Dole was a kind, charming, intelligent man

By Karen South Jones I first met Bob Dole in the summer of 1978. I was between my ...

Opinion

Sharon Randall: A most wonderful Christmas

By Sharon Randall Tomorrow, my husband and I hope to get a Christmas tree. We will decorate it ...

Sports

Embiid scores 43, 76ers hold off pesky Hornets 127-124 in OT

By Steve Reed AP Sports Writer CHARLOTTE — Joel Embiid had a season-high 43 points, 15 rebounds and ...

Sports

Offensive coordinator Brady relieved of duties by Panthers

CHARLOTTE (AP) — The Carolina Panthers have relieved offensive coordinator Joe Brady of his duties. The team announced ...