• 81°

Photos: Kannapolis baseball park opens to public

Even though baseball games aren’t yet being played be cause of the COVID-19 pandemic, the city of Kannapolis has opened the new stadium built for the Cannonballers for fans to enjoy while keeping their social distances. Those who want to picnic and or stroll their children around can take in the sights of the Atrium Health Ballpark — or you can pick out your favorite seats now for when players are able to take the field.

The Kannapolis baseball stadium this week opened to the public for takeout meals and for walkers and joggers. Here, a mother in the background settles her child in a stroller as she goes on a walk around the stadium.

 

From left, Sherry, Danny and Nash Earnhardt enjoy an afternoon at picnic tables inside of the new Kannapolis baseball stadium.

 

The Kannapolis baseball stadium this week opened to the public for takeout meals and for walkers and joggers. Baseball games aren’t yet being played because of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Comments

Crime

Blotter: Police ask for help finding robbery suspect

Local

Three Rivers Land Trust finalizes deal to double size 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

Crime

Child killed in Monroe drive-by shooting; 1 arrested

Local

Rowan County Chamber of Commerce’s Dragon Boat race returns after year hiatus

Local

Marker commemorating Jim Crow-era lynchings in Rowan County, racial injustice required years of work

Local

Identified Marine was a Salisbury native, served in WWII

Coronavirus

Rowan County sees COVID-19 cases coming more quickly, remains in middle tier for community spread

Cleveland

Cleveland plans to build walking trail, community barn quilt mural

High School

High school athletics: Male Athlete of the Year Walker in league of once-in-a-generation players

Business

Young entrepreneur learns lesson of responsibility by raising quail, selling eggs

Lifestyle

Historic McCanless House sold, buyers plan on converting home into events venue

Lifestyle

Library’s Summer Reading Week 10 has virtual storytime, last chance to log hours

Coronavirus

Positive COVID test knocks DeChambeau out of Olympics

College

College football: North grad Delaney ready for next challenges at Johnson C. Smith

College

Fishing: Carson grad Bauer signs with CVCC

Business

Biz Roundup: City of Salisbury brings back in-person community resource fair

Nation/World

States scale back virus reporting just as cases surge

Nation/World

Wildfires blasting through West draw states to lend support

Nation/World

French protesters reject virus passes, vaccine mandate