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Andy Mooney, Author at Salisbury Post

Lawn

Darrell Blackwelder column: Fall is the best time for cool-season fescue

Fall is the best time of the year to seed cool-season fescue lawns. This narrow time frame promotes optimum root growth and development for this ... Read more

by Andy Mooney, Sunday, August 23, 2020 12:00 am

News

Booking agent: Smart Start Rowan’s Reach Out and Read program stresses the importance of literacy

By Susan Shinn Turner Smart Start Rowan For the Pulliam family, a love of reading spans four generations. Karsen, 3, and Kyzer, 1, have family ... Read more

by Andy Mooney, Wednesday, December 26, 2018 12:00 am

Local

Prevent Child Abuse Rowan wraps up capital campaign

By Susan Shinn Turner Prevent Child Abuse Rowan Beth McKeithan, executive director of Prevent Child Abuse Rowan, is in the process of wrapping up a ... Read more

by Andy Mooney, Saturday, December 15, 2018 12:00 am

News

STM — Caniche bridal registry

The bridal registry at Caniche — featured in the September issue of Salisbury the Magazine Read more

by Andy Mooney, Monday, September 17, 2018 12:00 am

News

Believers, knowers and the curious celebrate Marion Bigfoot festival

By David Freeze For the Salisbury Post MARION — A table in front of Doug Teague was filled with Bigfoot footprint casts, many of them ... Read more

by Andy Mooney, Monday, September 10, 2018 12:00 am

News

Salisbury the Magazine — Andy Seuss

Check out the feature on Andy Seuss, ARCA series race car driver. Story is featured in the August edition of Salisbury the Magazine.    Read more

by Andy Mooney, Monday, August 13, 2018 12:10 am

Education

ApSeed, Community Action Agency partner to provide summer literacy assistance

SALISBURY  — In an effort to maintain school year literacy gains by Head Start pre-school students, the Salisbury-Rowan Community Action Agency (SRCAA) is partnering with ... Read more

by Andy Mooney, Monday, July 16, 2018 12:00 am

Business

Innospec presents check to Gateway Freedom Center

On June 14, Innospec, Inc. of Salisbury visited the Gateway Freedom Center (GFC), at 1315 North Main Street to present a check in support of ... Read more

by Andy Mooney, Sunday, July 1, 2018 12:00 am

David Freeze

David Freeze column: The Reno/ Tahoe Odyssey is complete, more fun to come

Editor’s note: Salisbury’s David Freeze is in Nevada and Utah for another running and bicycling adventure.  After days of anticipation, I got to run my first ... Read more

by Andy Mooney, Sunday, June 3, 2018 12:00 am

News

Posters – June 3

• A required enrollment event for Essie School will be held on Tuesday and Wednesday from 5-8 p.m. at the Essie School at 729 N. Long ... Read more

by Andy Mooney, Sunday, June 3, 2018 12:00 am

News

Posters, June 1

• Fundraising auction to benefit a new debt-free LifeWay Church building, 10 a.m. Saturday, 5075 U.S. 601, Salisbury. 704-633-8771 or www.yourlifeway.com • Heavenly Hot Dog Sale, 10 ... Read more

by Andy Mooney, Friday, June 1, 2018 12:00 am

Health

Ester Marsh column: Jet lag and how to deal with it

Aloha! I am ready to fly to Hawaii with my dear friend Melissa tomorrow morning for my daughter Edie‘s wedding. With summer vacation almost here, ... Read more

by Andy Mooney, Monday, May 28, 2018 12:00 am

David Freeze

David Freeze: A long day ends with an intriguing story

Editor’s note: Salisbury native David Freeze is running across the state from Murphy to Manteo. The Post is chronicling each day of his journey. Contact him ... Read more

by Andy Mooney, Sunday, April 1, 2018 12:00 am

News

Oh, what a night: Good times roll at annual Father Daughter Dance

By Wayne Hinshaw For the Salisbury Post The 22nd annual Father-Daughter Dance sponsored by the Salisbury Parks and Recreation Department was another great night for young ... Read more

by Andy Mooney, Monday, February 5, 2018 12:05 am

News

Wayne Hinshaw column: My shadow

Sometimes in the heart of the cold winter’s grasp, feeling a bit melancholy but with time to contemplate the problems of the world both important ... Read more

by Andy Mooney, Sunday, January 21, 2018 12:00 am

Health

Ester Marsh column: Start 2018 off right

Merry Christmas! Last week, we talked about starting today and not tomorrow and about adding strength into your workout regimen. To build your workout, you ... Read more

by Andy Mooney, Monday, December 25, 2017 12:00 am

Lifestyle

Toss for Tots to benefit Prevent Child Abuse Rowan, Terrie Hess House

By Susan Shinn Turner For the Salisbury Post The third-annual Toss for Tots is coming up Oct. 28, from 6 to 10 p.m. at the ... Read more

by Andy Mooney, Monday, October 9, 2017 12:00 am

Business

Duke Energy donates to help Rowan Helping Ministries

SALISBURY — The heat knows no boundaries. While the temperature steadily rises throughout the months of summer, residents all across North Carolina may experience a ... Read more

by Andy Mooney, Sunday, August 20, 2017 12:00 am

Gold Hill

Christmas in Gold Hill Village

By Wayne Hinshaw For the Salisbury Post It’s that special time of the year again, when the shops in Gold Hill Village turn on the Christmas ... Read more

by Andy Mooney, Friday, December 9, 2016 12:05 am

Education

HBCU play celebrates Dr. Jenkins’ 10-year anniversary

By Laurie D. Willis Livingstone College News Service SALISBURY – Historically Black Colleges and Universities were brought to life like never before on Nov. 17 ... Read more

by Andy Mooney, Thursday, December 1, 2016 1:27 am

Local

Annual antiques show thrives at new location

By Susan Shinn For the Salisbury Post There are always lots of “oohs” and “aahs” at Rowan Museum’s annual Antiques Show, but what really got ... Read more

by Andy Mooney, Friday, November 11, 2016 12:04 am

Sports

Area athletes update

From staff reports Senior Emma Pope (South Rowan) had 20 assists, nine digs and an ace in Lenoir-Rhyne’s volleyball win against Wingate. Pope had 30 ... Read more

by Andy Mooney, Tuesday, November 8, 2016 12:00 am

Faith

“A day to celebrate life:” Annual Voices of Hope event Sunday

By Susan Shinn For the Salisbury Post In October 2001, Michael Yang did what countless other toddlers have done — he went to a pumpkin ... Read more

by Andy Mooney, Saturday, November 5, 2016 12:00 am

Education

Dr. Gavin to deliver keynote address at Livingstone homecoming

By Laurie D. Willis Livingstone College News Service SALISBURY — Dr. James R. Gavin, III earned a medical degree from Duke University in 1975 and ... Read more

by Andy Mooney, Friday, October 14, 2016 12:00 am

Business

“We’re like family”: Organization has provided doctors with business assistance for 50 years

By Susan Shinn For the Salisbury Post When you’re a patient, it probably doesn’t occur to you who’s taking care of your doctor or dentist. ... Read more

by Andy Mooney, Sunday, October 9, 2016 12:00 am

News

Fall is for planting

By Amy-Lynn Albertson Cooperative Extension Fall is one of the great highlights in the gardening years. For many gardeners, fall is the best time of ... Read more

by Andy Mooney, Friday, October 7, 2016 3:58 pm

News

Video shows deadly encounter between police, black man

By MEG KINNARD and JONATHAN DREW, Associated Press CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Video of a deadly encounter between Charlotte police and a black man shows his ... Read more

by Andy Mooney, Saturday, September 24, 2016 1:34 am

News

In the Army: Kids enjoy military theme at Cousins’ Camp

Three-year-old Hailey mostly potty-trained herself so she could be eligible for Cousins’ Camp. That’s a requirement. Once accomplished, the kids are in for an experience ... Read more

by Andy Mooney, Sunday, September 4, 2016 12:05 am

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