A son, Jase Thomas, was born to Douglas and Deborah Dutra Carter of Salisbury on July 1, 2013, at Novant Health Rowan Medical Center. He weighed 8 pounds, 1 ounce. He has a brothers, Dylan, 5. and a sister, Alayna, 2. Grandparents are William and Gail Carter of Salisbury and Manuel and Natalie Morais of Dartmouth, Mass.
A daughter, Whitley Grayson, was born to Neal and Katelin File Clay of Concord on July 22, 2013, at Lake Norman Regional Medical Center. She weighed 7 pounds, 14 ounces. Grandparents are Johnnie and Renae File of Rockwell and Dean and Debbie Clay of Concord. Great-grandparents are Stan and Vicki Bassinger and Johnnie and Lorene File, all of Salisbury, and Billie Jordan of Concord.
A comment almost a decade ago by nursing home culture change advocate Dr. William Thomas about why a nursing home... read more