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Freezin’ for a Reason: Take the plunge for Special Olympics

Those wishing to take part in the annual polar plunge and support local Special Olympics can do so ...

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County accepting bids for demolition of old mall cinema, two homes

SALISBURY — Rowan County has issued a request for qualifications for the abatement and demolition of several buildings ...

Sports

College women’s basketball: CIAA tournament schedule

  Baltimore Monday’s games (7S) Winston-Salem State 64, (6N) Bowie State 61 Tuesday’s games (5S) Livingstone vs. (4N) ...

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College men’s basketball: CIAA tournament schedule

    CFG Bank Arena, Baltimore Monday’s games (6N) Bluefield State 50, (7S) St. Augustine’s 48 Tuesday’s games ...

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Steven V. Roberts: Steady vs. chaotic

By Steven V. Roberts When Jon Stewart returned to Comedy Central after an eight-year absence, New York Times ...

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County vehicle damaged in crash during pursuit

LANDIS — Two men were taken into custody following a pursuit by law enforcement that left one patrol ...

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Amy Cooke: New school board group sounds alarm on mediocre education putting ‘nation at risk’

By Amy Cooke Forty-one years ago, under the leadership of President Ronald Reagan, the National Commission on Excellence ...

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John Hood: Lt. governor race draws 14 candidates

By John Hood Most of the executive-branch offices comprising North Carolina’s Council of State are either open seats ...

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Latest edition of Salisbury the Magazine on stands now

The March 2024 issue of Salisbury the Magazine has hit the newsstands taking readers for a ride as ...

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Celebrating Black History

This month, the Salisbury Post has been taking a look at the figures and icons who made Black ...

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Sheriff’s office investigating after occupied home shot into

SALISBURY — Deputies are investigating an incident on Saturday where multiple people shot at an occupied home. The ...

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Salisbury Lions Club honors David Whisenant, Sandy Fraser-Thomas

Submitted SALISBURY — The Salisbury Lions held its 81st annual banquet on Feb. 21 to recognize the Salisbury/Rowan ...

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High school baseball: Cougars count on talented youngsters

Second in a series of reports on local baseball teams … By Mike London mike.london@salisburypost.com CHINA GROVE — ...

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Blotter for Feb. 27: police investigating two gunshot incidents in Salisbury

SALISBURY — Police are investigating two incidents over the weekend where people reported hearing or seeing firearms being ...

Sports

College baseball: Catawba loses opening SAC series at Tusculum

  Staff report GREENEVILLE, Tenn. — Catawba’s baseball team played three tight games at Tusculum to start the ...

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Racing: Suarez edges Blaney, Busch in 3-wide finish

By CHARLES ODUM AP Sports Writer HAMPTON, Ga.  — Daniel Suarez hoped but wasn’t certain he was the ...

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High school basketball: Playoff pairings set, first round Tuesday

Staff report The NCHSAA released the brackets for the basketball state playoffs on Saturday. The seeds are known. ...

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High school girls basketball: North rolls on, beats Hornets for tourney crown

North Rowan girls, CCC champs (Jacqui Smith Watson photo) Staff report THOMASVILLE — Defense and 3-pointers, a familiar ...

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Two high schoolers stack up well at national bricklaying competition

SALISBURY — East Rowan High School seniors Wyatt Trexler and Mason Ridenhour started 2024 on one heck of ...

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Engrossed in education funding dispute, North Carolina revisits milestone 2022 ruling

Associated Press RALEIGH — North Carolina’s Supreme Court returned Thursday to its landmark 2022 ruling on education funding that ...