Andy Mooney, Author at Salisbury Post

Faith

Ann Farabee column: Get to work!

By Ann Farabee It was 1972. I had just graduated from high school and had been offered summer employment at Cannon Mills. I would be ... Read more

by Andy Mooney, Saturday, March 26, 2022 12:00 am

Local

Photo gallery: Wreath ceremony at Salisbury National Cemetery Annex

Locally, wreaths at the Salisbury National Cemetery and annex are the result of a national and local partnership. The wreaths are supplied by Wreaths Across ... Read more

by Andy Mooney, Sunday, December 19, 2021 12:00 am

Nation/World

Biden, Putin set video call Tuesday as Ukraine tensions grow

By Dasha Litvinova, Aamer Madhani and Colleen Long Associated Press MOSCOW — Presidents Joe Biden and Vladimir Putin will speak in a video call Tuesday, ... Read more

by Andy Mooney, Saturday, December 4, 2021 11:55 pm

Local

Dyke Messinger column: Bell Tower Green will be your park

We at Bell Tower Green are excited to open the park on Sept. 10, the day before Pops at the Post. This project has been in ... Read more

by Andy Mooney, Sunday, September 5, 2021 12:00 am

Opinion

Other voices: NCHSAA can be saved

Small-government Republicans in Raleigh have a super-sized addiction to irony. The more they preach the gospel of reducing the size of government, the more humongous ... Read more

by Andy Mooney, Wednesday, August 4, 2021 12:00 am

Lifestyle

Local groups dedicated to historic buildings

By Steven S. Cobb Historic Salisbury Foundation Salisbury prides itself on being a historic town — and rightly so. It has an abundance of historic ... Read more

by Andy Mooney, Sunday, July 18, 2021 12:00 am

Farm & Garden

Darrell Blackwelder column: Confederate jasmine is a blooming vine that does well here

Implementing vining plants can be very useful in any landscape, pot or outdoor planting providing colorful blooms, interesting texture and fillers for barren areas. Confederate ... Read more

by Andy Mooney, Sunday, May 30, 2021 12:00 am

Farm & Garden

Darrell Blackwelder column: Deciduous magnolias

When you think about magnolias, you first thought is large, broad-leafed evergreen trees of the South. However, there are many deciduous magnolias species now in ... Read more

by Andy Mooney, Sunday, March 21, 2021 12:00 am

Lifestyle

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

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