• 88°

Town Crier community meetings Oct. 21-27

Community Calendar

Third Monday, Oct. 21
— Young Women of Church Women United, 9-10 am conference call. Info: 704-278-3505. ­
— Rowan County Board of Commissioners, 6 pm, 130 W. Innes St.
— Cabarrus County Board of Commissioners, 6:30 pm, Cabarrus County Gov Center, 65 Church St SE, Concord.
— Community bingo, Trinity Living Center, 1 pm, 1416-A S. Martin Luther King, Jr. Ave.
— Old Rowan Fibre Guild, 6:30 pm, Center for Faith & the Arts, 207 W. Harrison St, www.faithart.org
— Harold B. Jarrett American Legion, dinner 7 pm, meeting follows meal.
— Spencer Historic Preservation Commission, 7 pm, Town Hall.
— Cleveland Lions Club, 7 pm, Cleveland Lions Den, Cemetery St, Meetings include dinner. 704-278-0974.

Fourth Tuesday, Oct. 22
— Free coffee and doughnuts for veterans, 9-11 am, K&W Cafeteria 1925 Jake Alexander Blvd.
— TOPS NC 437, 10 am, Lakeview Baptist, 2532 Lane St, Kannapolis. Weigh-in 9:30 am, 704-938-3634.
— Planning Board regular meeting, 4 pm, City Council Chambers, 217 S. Main St.
— People Growing Together Toastmasters, 5:30-6:30 pm, St. John’s Lutheran Ed Building, 200 W. Innes St. , Glenda Edwards 828-310-8491, https://peoplegrowingtogether.toastmastersclubs.org
— Rowan County Board of Social Services (DSS), 5:30 pm, 1813 E. Innes St.
— Rowan County Tea Party, 6 pm dinner at Statesville Blvd Blue Bay, 7 pm presentation. https://rowanteapartypatriots.wordpress.com/
— RoCo Democrat Party exec cttee, 6:30 pm, RCDP Headquarters, 1504 W. Innes St info@rowancodems.com

Fourth Wednesday, Oct. 23
— Rockwell Community Bingo, Age 60+. Rockwell McDonalds 9 a.m. breakfast, 10 a.m. Bingo.
— Salisbury Lion’s Club, Noon, Harold B. Jarrett Legion Post, 1024 Lincolnton Road. www.facebook.com/SalisburyNCLions/

Fourth Thursday, Oct. 24
— Civitan Club of Salisbury, noon-1:30 pm,Country Club of Salisbury, Club Drive. www.salisburycivitan.org
— Rowan Redbuds Garden Club, 1 p.m. Meet at Salem Lutheran Church, 5080 Sherrill’s Ford Road, to carpool on the West Rowan Barn Quilt Tour.
— Amvets Post 565 Bingo, Rowan County Fairgrounds. Early games 4:30, regular program 7 pm.
— Rowan Alzheimer’s Support, 5:30 pm, Trinity Oaks. 728 Klumac Road. Teresa Dakins, Deborah Tillman 704-603-2776.
— Fulton Masonic Lodge member meeting, 6 pm, 401 N. Fulton St.
— Davidson County Democrats, Yarborough’s, Lexington. Dinner 6 pm, meeting 7 pm, davidsoncountydems@yahoo.com
— Carolina Historical Assoc. for Metal Detecting, 7:30 pm, Club House, 2815 Grace Church Road, 704-310-6321, 336-474-7268

Fourth Friday, Oct. 25
— Salisbury Kiwanis, noon-1 p.m. Country Club, kiwanisclubofsalisburync.portalbuzz.com

Fourth Saturday, Oct. 26
— ‘Make A Difference Day’ in the 900 block of N. Main St.
— Salisbury Farmer’s Market, 9 a.m.-noon. 520 S. Main St, www.salisburyfarmersmarket.com/
— Lexington Farmers Market, 8 am-1 pm, 129 S. Railroad St, Lexington.
— Toastmasters, Goldmine, 8:30 am, Connect Christian Church, 3101 Davidson Hwy, Concord. Matthew Charity, 704-307-8187, www.goldminetoastmasters.com
— R A Clement Association, 9 am, R. A. Clement Rosenwald School old bldg, Cleveland.
— West Rowan Neighborhood Center Advisory Council, 10 am, R. A. Clement Rosenwald School old bldg, Cleveland.
— VFW Post 8989 fish fry, 11 a.m. until gone. Flounder plate $10 with all the fixins. Eat in, carry out, drinks extra. 2500 N. Cannon Blvd., Kannapolis.
— Cleveland Lions Club Brunswick Stew, 11 am-3 pm or until gone. Eat in, take out. $9/quart; $15/half-gallon; $25/gallon. $10 Eat in includes dessert. Cleveland Lions Den, 106 Cemetery St, Cleveland.
— BBQ at Knox Chapel UMC, 3520 Amity Hill Road, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Sandwiches and plates, homemade desserts, drinks. Eat in, take out
— DSI Halloween Funfest, 3-6 pm. Food, trick-or-treating, free games, activities, hay rides. Trick-or-treating 4-5 p.m. Salisbury City Hall parking lot, 217 S. Main St.
— Price High school alumni, 3 pm, Western Star Lodge no. 9, 912 Old Concord Road. Carolyn William, pres., 704-633-7162.

• Listings based on last best information received. Confirm before attending.

Community Calendar

Comments

Crime

Blotter: Shooters mistakenly fire bullets into woman’s West Kerr Street house

Local

Light installation could delay Bell Tower Green opening, but formal event still set for Sept. 10

Kannapolis

Kannapolis restroom listed among top 10 in the country, vying for top spot

Business

Mixed-use development planned near Atrium Health Ballpark

Local

Little League softball: Rowan plays for regional championship, qualifies for World Series

Nation/World

CDC changes course on indoor masks in some parts of the US

Nation/World

Racism of rioters takes center stage in Jan. 6 hearing

News

State briefs: Woman accused of taking baby to break-in

Nation/World

Man pleads guilty to 4 Asian spa killings, sentenced to life

Coronavirus

Rowan health director says COVID-19 deaths preventable as county sees No. 315

Local

Rowan County Planning Board denies Reaper’s Realm rezoning request after opposition from neighbors

College

Catawba College’s Newman Park renovations grow more extensive

Local

David Freeze begins cross-country cycling journey in San Diego

Local

Community remembrance events to focus on lynchings of the past, need for justice today

Local

August issue of Salisbury the Magazine is now available

Local

After 10 days, three hospitals, one diagnosis, Kassidy Sechler will return home

News

COVID-19 surging as North Carolina set to ease restrictions

Crime

Blotter: Police ask for help finding robbery suspect

Local

Three Rivers Land Trust finalizes deal to double size of nature preserve in Spencer

Local

Spin Doctors announced as headlining band for 2021 Cheerwine Festival

Ask Us

Ask Us: Readers ask about Hoffner murder case, ‘Fame’ location

Local

Cornhole tournament at New Sarum Brewery brings out Panthers fans, raises money for charity

Crime

Blotter: Salisbury man charged for breaking and entering, burglary tools

Nation/World

Senators race to overcome final snags in infrastructure deal