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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 ...

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 ...

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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

News

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 ...

Guest columns

My Turn, Steve Blount: Reconsider visiting Spencer

Dylan Horne’s June 26 “My Turn” opinion piece concerning bike lanes and road diet efforts along Salisbury Avenue ...