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Collegiate honors:

Katherine Breeggemann, of Kannapolis, was named to the Dean’s List at Oglethorpe University.

Tara Grogan, of Cleveland, was named to the Dean’s List at Norwich University.

Jessica Freeze, of China Grove, was named to the Dean’s List at Greensboro College.

Kailey Rey, of Salisbury, was named to the Dean’s List at Greensboro College.

Luke Waggoner, of Salisbury, was named to the Dean’s List at Greensboro College.

Robert Bergstone, of Salisbury, was named to the Dean’s List at The University of Alabama.

Dalton Lankford, of Salisbury, was named to the Dean’s List at Freed-Hardeman University.


Bostian Elementary January Good Citizens

The staff of Bostian Elementary would like to recognize the following students for standing out as exemplary citizens for this month. These students have all gone above and beyond what is expected of them at school.

Kindergarten: Cole Mace, Miranda Fernandez, Dorie Clark, Ellasyn Foster, Landon Cramer, Harrison Hunt.

First Grade: Alexis Harrington, Cameron Bell, Faith Olmsted, London Linker, Cayden Esquer; Sierra Young.

Second Grade: Caelyn Christy, Caleb Russ, Caleb Arriaga, Kyrsten Morgan, Milo Roseman, Sharon Garfias, David Pineda.

Third Grade: Brecken Sutton, Brielle Paulin, Gavin Cook, Abigail Forstrom, John Roseman, Wyatt Shockley.

Fourth Grade: Grace Jarvis, Maddox Wright, Tyler Lowery, MaKenna Overcash, Zoe Bostian, Triton Wood.

Fifth Grade: Gracie Lambert, Dominic Strohecker, Robbie Silher, Dylan McCraven, Peyton Bell, Caylee Miracco, Alex Castro.

Hurley Elementary All Stars of the Month for Oct. 2019

These students have been named All-States based on Rowan-Salisbury Schools core values of friendship and politeness.

PreK: Addisyn Davis.

Kindergarten: Nakhil Luckey and Mason Halladay.

First Grade: Makayla Lambert and Trey Wilkerson.

Second Grade: La’Damian Cotton and Everett Yates.

Third Grade: Cooper Price and Nadia Davis.

Fourth Grade: Nadia Ahmed and Pedro Pineda Arteaga.

Fifth Grade: EdenVazquez and Alesandro Melendez Escobar.

CCAC: Aiden Peek.



Post wins 18 N.C. Press Association Awards


Cooper vetoes bill that would force K-12 schools to reopen


Lanning named Spencer’s fire chief


Blotter: Feb. 26


Salisbury, Kannapolis men charged with soliciting sexual acts


Racial bias ‘deeply entrenched’ in report critical of Apex Police Department


US bombs facilities in Syria used by Iran-backed militia


City council again dismisses idea of adding new member, focus now on recommendation to delay elections


‘Let’s make some money:’ Loosened restrictions praised by bar owners, baseball team

High School

Salisbury High bucks historical trend in dominant shutout of West Rowan


Garage declared total loss after Enochville fire


Cooper, N.C. prison officials agree to release 3,500 inmates


Two more COVID-19 deaths reported in Rowan, six for the week


Blotter: Man brandishes AR-15, runs over motorcycle at Rockwell-area gas station


Salisbury man charged with exploitation of minor


Road rage incident results in assault charges


Dukeville lead testing results trickle in, more participation needed


Faith Academy interviewing staff, preparing site for fall opening


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


Education shoutouts


Retired Marine gets recognition for toy collection efforts


March issue of Salisbury the Magazine is now available


Five get Dunbar School Heritage Scholarships


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