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Library Notes: Spellbinding reads at Rowan Public Library

By Lyndsey Maloney Rowan Public Library Stepping outside this week, we felt the chill in the air. The leaves ...

Lifestyle

Program has provided leadership, service and cultural opportunities for 4-H’er

By Olivia Stirrup Happy National 4-H Week! I’m Olivia Stirrup and I’m celebrating this week by sharing my ...

Lifestyle

Gotta Run: What happens if you sleep too much?

We are constantly bombarded with specifics on what issues occur if we don’t get enough sleep in this ...

Lifestyle

Ester Marsh: Love/hate relationship with food

I had a lot of great feedback after last week’s column and lots of questions. I want to ...

Entertainment

Brewfest offers flash sale tickets through Sunday night

SALISBURY — Downtown Salisbury is offering a flash ticket sale for Bell Tower Brewfest through Sunday, Oct. 2. ...

News

Into the Light suicide and mental health awareness walk postponed

SALISBURY – United Way’s Into the Light walk for suicide and mental health awareness, scheduled for Saturday morning, ...

News

Charges filed in East Spencer homicide

EAST SPENCER – Charges have been formally filed against a man taken into custody immediately following a homicide ...

Local

Rowan County parks will be closed Saturday

SALISBURY — All Rowan County parks will remained closed Saturday but gates will reopen at 9 a.m. on ...

News

Man arrested in SC on local warrant for sex crimes against child

A man wanted by Rowan County Sheriff’s Office since 2014 was found in South Carolina Thursday and taken ...

News

Morning fire destroys China Grove home

CHINA GROVE – A second fire Friday morning caused extensive damage to the inside of a Virginia Avenue ...

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Early morning fire destroys long-time business

KANNAPOLIS – Greendale Tropical Fish and Supplies on Goldfish Road in Mt. Mitchell suffered serious damage in an ...

High School

High school football: Thursday’s roundup

Roundup … Varsity high school games were played on Thursday due to Hurricane Ian. CONCORD — Carson (2-4, ...

High School

Photo gallery: North falls to East Davidson

East Davidson spoiled the homecoming celebration at North Rowan as the visiting Golden Eagles won 52-27 on Thursday ...

Elections

Local groups come together to hold sheriff’s debate Oct. 6

SALISBURY — Six nonpartisan community groups have come together to host a public debate for the two candidates ...

Elections

Rowan Chamber to hold candidate forums in October

SALISBURY —The Rowan Chamber of Commerce, Catawba College and the Salisbury Post are once again coming together to ...

Crime

Blotter: Sept. 30

Rowan County Sheriff’s Office Deputies investigated a report of larceny from a building on Webb Road, Salisbury that ...

College

College football previews: With No. 10 NC State vs. No. 5 Clemson, Wolfpack seeking landmark victory

By Pete Iacobelli AP Sports Writer CLEMSON, S.C. — No. 10 North Carolina State understands what it takes ...

Sports

Panthers seek continued dominance over Cardinals

By Steve Reed AP Sports Writer CHARLOTTE — Kyler Murray has never beaten the Carolina Panthers. Then again, ...

Racing

Bowman latest driver to suffer concussion in Next Gen car

By JENNA FRYER AP Auto Racing Writer Alex Bowman will miss Sunday’s race at Talladega Superspeedway with a ...

Nation/World

Ian heads toward Carolinas after slamming Florida

By ADRIANA GOMEZ-LICON Associated Press PUNTA GORDA, Fla.  — Rescue crews piloted boats and waded through flooded streets ...