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Quotes of the week

“They probably broke their foot.”

— David Fitzgerald, Trump supporter,

after someone tried to knock down the well-constructed pro-Trump sign in his yard

“America has spoken. Get over yourself and get on the band wagon.”

— Matt Pfeiffer, Trump supporter,

after voting early in China Grove

“We’re afraid of him being
elected.  We’re all afraid of what will happen to America.”

— Daniel Brown of Salisbury,

after standing in protest at a Trump rally
and being escorted out by security

“If you don’t care more about your system than that, then you probably don’t care any more about the people who work in it.”

— Kay Wright Norman,

former school board member,

on the impression people got from the schools’ old central office  on Long Street

“Hundreds of families were told their water was toxic 10 months ago. Now the governor’s administration expects us to just use our tap water like nothing was wrong with it yesterday.”

— Deborah Graham, Dukeville resident,

after state officials rescinded advisory
about well water near coal ash ponds

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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

Coronavirus

One new COVID-19 death, 23 new positives reported Tuesday

Local

Concord to create fallen officer memorial featuring Rowan native Shuping

Crime

20-year-old man faces rape charges

Crime

Blotter: Man charged after shooting gun during argument

Local

UPDATE: Missing Salisbury man found

Education

RSS board votes to use upset bid process on Faith property

Local

Committee to soon accept artist applications for ‘Paint the Pavement’ project

BREAKING NEWS

RSS board votes to send elementary students to in-person classes four days per week

Coronavirus

County to administer nearly 1,700 vaccines this week

News

Political Notebook: Rep. Howard named ‘hospitality champion’ by North Carolina Restaurant and Lodging Association

Crime

Blotter: Gunshot fired into home on North Oakhurst Drive

Local

Teenager reported missing in Salisbury

Local

‘Everybody needs an Aunt Libby:’ Family celebrates 100th birthday of Rockwell doctor Elizabeth Lombard

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