Elisabeth Strillacci, Author at Salisbury Post

Local

Another name is added to Rowan County law enforcement memorial

One more name was etched in the black granite of the Rowan County law enforcement memorial on Thursday and one more family adjusts to life ... Read more

by Elisabeth Strillacci, Friday, May 20, 2022 12:04 am

Elections

Cook fends off challenge, anticipates fourth term as district attorney

Elisabeth Strillaccielisabeth.strillacci@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — Current Rowan County District Attorney Brandy Cook easily fended off a challenge from former Assistant District Attorney Paxton Butler in Tuesday’s ... Read more

by Elisabeth Strillacci, Tuesday, May 17, 2022 11:24 pm

Local

Baby formula shortage hits family hard

By Elisabeth Strillaccielisabeth.strillacci@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — When Lashonda Harris and Eric McCluney found out they were expecting, they thought of the things most first-time parents do ... Read more

by Elisabeth Strillacci, Tuesday, May 17, 2022 12:08 am

Elections

What you need to know for Tuesday’s primary election

Elisabeth Strillacci & Ben Stansell SALISBURY — Tuesday’s primary election will be here in the blink of an eye, so here are the essential details ... Read more

by Elisabeth Strillacci, Sunday, May 15, 2022 12:08 am

Elections

Rowan Democrats open headquarters on West Innes Street

Elisabeth Strillaccielisabeth.strillacci@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — After exactly two years on a COVID hiatus, Rowan County Democrats celebrated the reopening of their West Innes Street headquarters Saturday ... Read more

by Elisabeth Strillacci, Sunday, May 15, 2022 12:07 am

East Spencer

Royal Giants Park celebrates grand reopening in East Spencer

Elisabeth Strillacci elisabeth.strillacci@salisburypost.com EAST SPENCER — The massive, water-filled baseball tipped ever so slightly forward, paused, then rotated down, splashing gallons of water over the ... Read more

by Elisabeth Strillacci, Sunday, May 15, 2022 12:06 am

Education

Rain holds off for RCCC’s drive-thru graduation at speedway

By Elisabeth Strillacci elisabeth.strillacci@salisburypost.com CONCORD — More than 400 cars stretched around the curves and straightaways of Charlotte Motor Speedway, but it wasn’t a race. ... Read more

by Elisabeth Strillacci, Friday, May 13, 2022 12:02 am

Local

Mayfest marks reopening of East Spencer Water Park

EAST SPENCER — The inaugural Mayfest in East Spencer also marks the re-opening of Royal Giants Park, which includes the community’s water park. The park, ... Read more

by Elisabeth Strillacci, Thursday, May 12, 2022 12:00 am

Local

Rowan Democrats to open HQ

The Rowan County Democrats will open their campaign headquarters at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 14, with a breakfast and guest speaker. The headquarters, located at ... Read more

by Elisabeth Strillacci, Thursday, May 12, 2022 12:00 am

Local

On a mission: Nonprofit’s help with accessibility projects includes new deck for Salisbury veteran

By Elisabeth Strillacci elisabeth.strillacci@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — Feeling forgotten after having all but laid one’s life down for one’s country should not happen to anyone; fortunately ... Read more

by Elisabeth Strillacci, Wednesday, May 11, 2022 12:10 am