Quotes of the week

Published 12:00 am Friday, May 2, 2014

“I wasn’t as angry as I was overwhelmed. A stray bullet came in my grandbabies’ room.” — Carolyn Rice About shooting in her neighborhood

“If I’m being honest, there is a lack of trust between the community and the Police Department. I’m trying to rebuild relationships and the trust in our community on the West End and the entire city.” — Rory Collins, Salisbury Police chief, on crime in the West End neighborhood

“We might be broke, but we’re not broken.” — Ellen Boyd, Kannapolis schools, on campaign to build support for public schools

“I’m beginning to think we should’ve made more cakes.” — Kyle Roe, Boy Scout,¬†on success of bake sale to raise funds for his Eagle Scout project

“Who hasn’t dreamed of cruising along by the ocean with some awesome music playing in the background?” — Patty Kirk, Salisbury-Rowan Chorale Society, on the thinking behind the group’s Karaoke Car Show fundraiser