• 72°

Salisbury’s Team FLY 2026 moves to 13-0

Salisbury’s Team FLY 2026, a 5th-grade basketball team, competed in the Southeast Division finals of the Hoops Circuit this past weekend at the Greensboro Sportsplex. Team FLY 2026 went 5-0 in Session 1 on March 16-17, was 4-0 in Session 2 in Spartanburg (April 6-7) and 4-0 at the finals in Greensboro (May 4-5). At 13-0, Team FLY 2026  was crowned champions of the Southeast Circuit, winning rings and earning a bid to Lexington, Ky., to compete against the top teams in the South Central Circuit and Midwest Circuit on May 18-19. Team members are Jayden Sturdivant, Jacob Mills, Braylon Taylor, Ahmad Savage, Cohen Collins, Gabriel Young, Donyeh Baird, Drew Neve, Aaron Slaydon, Chanse Bost, Josiah Spillman and Shaq Hosch.

Comments

Crime

One charged, another hospitalized in fight between cousins

Local

Bell Tower Green renamed to honor Stanbacks; Nancy Stanback receives key to city

Business

Commissioners green light additional houses at Cherry Treesort in China Grove

Education

A.L. Brown will hold in-person, outdoor graduation

Local

Granite Quarry awards FEMA contract for Granite Lake Park

Local

City to vote on apartment developments, final phases of Grants Creek Greenway project

High School

High school football: North receiver McArthur a rising star

Columnists

Carl Blankenship: Pollen and prejudice make their return

News

Harris pitches $2.3T spending plan on trip to North Carolina

Nation/World

Murder case against ex-cop in Floyd’s death goes to the jury

Crime

Sheriff’s office: Man takes deputies on chase with stolen moped

Coronavirus

Afternoon, evening COVID-19 vaccination clinic planned Thursday

Crime

Concord man charged with woman’s murder in drive-by shooting

Ask Us

Ask Us: Have city, county elected officials received COVID-19 vaccine?

Local

City gives away nearly 100 trees during ‘We Dig Salisbury’ event

Local

Political Notebook: Bitzer expects most ‘Trump-like’ candidate to be favorite in state’s Senate race

Crime

Blotter: Concord man arrested in Rowan for indecent liberties with children

Coronavirus

Half of US adults have received at least one COVID-19 shot

Nation/World

Police: FedEx shooter legally bought guns used in shooting

News

Hester Ford, oldest living American, dies at 115 … or 116?

Local

Size of pipeline spill again underestimated in North Carolina

BREAKING NEWS

Kannapolis Police searching for suspect who fled scene of homicide

Education

RSS superintendent talks district’s future, strategic plan survey

News

Complaints and fines pile up against unpermitted landfill in southwest Rowan County