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Quotes of the week

“I was like, ‘I got it.’ … After that, I just kind of turned it on and knew what was at stake.”

— Riley Myers,  Rowan Legion’s state tournament MVP,

on his reaction when told a relief pitcher could take his place for the last inning of the championship game.

“You won’t hear anything, you won’t smell anything and there’s no waste.”

— Joel Olsen

02 Energies EMC,

on solar farms

“They are definitely patrolling. I’m not taking that away from them. It has improved, but whatever it takes to keep it safe is a part of that factor.”

— Carolyn Rice,  West End resident,

on police presence in her neighborhood

“I’m glad to have this place. It’s a miracle. That’s all I can say.”

— The Rev. Teodulo Ramos Rivera,  pastor of New Life Church,

on being given a church building and      campus by Oakland Heights Baptist Church

“Kids need to learn with their hands, with their eyes, and they also need to listen and talk with each other.”

— Shirley Disseler,  U.S. curriculum director for Lego,

on the use of Lego blocks in schools

Comments

Local

Dukeville lead testing results trickle in, more participation needed

Education

Faith Academy interviewing staff, preparing site for fall opening

News

Volunteers work around obstacles, alter procedures to offer free tax services to those in need

Education

Education shoutouts

Local

Retired Marine gets recognition for toy collection efforts

Local

March issue of Salisbury the Magazine is now available

Education

Five get Dunbar School Heritage Scholarships

Education

Education briefs: Salisbury Academy fourth-graders think big as inventors

Education

Bakari Sellers keynote speaker at Livingstone College Founder’s Day program

Nation/World

Biden aims to distribute masks to millions in ‘equity’ push

Nation/World

Chief: Capitol Police were warned of violence before riot

Nation/World

GOP rallies solidly against Democrats’ virus relief package

Nation/World

FDA says single-dose shot from Johnson & Johnson prevents severe COVID

High School

Coaches, lawmakers react to governor’s order expanding sporting event capacity

Coronavirus

Three new COVID-19 deaths, positives remain below triple digits

BREAKING NEWS

Gov. Cooper announces end to curfew, changes to restrictions affecting bars, high school sports

Crime

Blotter: Two charged after call about package

Crime

Salisbury Police investigating two shootings

Crime

Chase involving Kernersville man ends in woods behind Carson High School

News Main

North Rowan girls end season with playoff loss to Murphy

Education

Rowan-Salisbury EC department plunges in place after raising $1,300 for Special Olympics

Nation/World

Tiger Woods injured in car crash, has surgery on legs

Local

Local stakeholders set goals, direction to tackle city’s housing issues

Education

RSS board talks future of Henderson Independent School