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Elections

Political notebook: More than 1.4 million votes cast already in North Carolina

SALISBURY — Of the more than 1.4 million votes cast already in North Carolina, more than about 605,000 have been absentee by mail while the ... Read more

by Staff Report, Monday, October 19, 2020 1:39 am

Lifestyle

Rowan Helping Ministries golf tournament raises $20,000

Rowan Helping Ministries’ 10th-annual golf tournament raised nearly $20,000 to help support the food, shelter and crisis assistance programs that serve citizens in need in ... Read more

by Staff Report, Sunday, October 18, 2020 12:00 am

Local

Trinity Oaks to host Halloween Spooktacular

Halloween may look a little different this year, but Trinity Oaks health and rehab in Salisbury is planning an event to ensure “a spooky good ... Read more

by Staff Report, Sunday, October 18, 2020 12:00 am

Faith

Third Creek AME Zion Church to celebrate 136th anniversary

The 136th church anniversary will be celebrated at Third Creek AME Zion Church, 415 E. Main St. in Cleveland, during a parking lot service at ... Read more

by Staff Report, Sunday, October 18, 2020 12:00 am

Local

Lexington removes Confederate statue overnight

LEXINGTON — Just across the Yadkin River, the city of Lexington removed a Confederate statue on Friday, barely 24 hours after a judge dissolved a ... Read more

by Staff Report, Friday, October 16, 2020 3:01 pm

Business

Rent, utility assistance available through Rowan Helping Ministries.

Rowan Helping Ministries is now accepting applications via the United Way’s 211 service for the N.C. Housing Opportunity and Prevention of Evictions (HOPE) Program.  The ... Read more

by Staff Report, Friday, October 16, 2020 11:39 am

Local

Fun fruit for the garden: 4-H plant sale coming up

By Amy-Lynn Albertson Rowan County Extension It’s time for our annual 4-H plant sale again. This year, we have added a few novelty fruits to ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, October 15, 2020 12:00 am

Kannapolis

Two Kannapolis police officers honored for grabbing man off of bridge guardrail

KANNAPOLIS — Police officers Brandon Crowe and Gasper Ruiz Jr. have received police stars, the second-highest honor any officer can receive for saving a man ... Read more

by Staff Report, Wednesday, October 14, 2020 12:44 pm

Coronavirus

After 16 new COVID-19 cases reported, more than 460 considered currently active

SALISBURY — County health officials added 16 additional COVID-19 cases to the local data hub on Sunday, raising the number of active cases to more ... Read more

by Staff Report, Monday, October 12, 2020 12:52 am

Ask Us

Ask Us: What’s causing noise near train tracks in Salisbury, Spencer area?

Editor’s note: Ask Us is a weekly feature published online Mondays and in print on Tuesdays. We’ll seek to answer your questions about items or trends ... Read more

by Staff Report, Monday, October 12, 2020 12:40 am

Local

Resino returns to elder care from child care, maternity leave

By Jonathan Isenhour For the Salisbury Post SALISBURY — Heather Resino didn’t need to return to work after taking maternity leave in February, but she ... Read more

by Staff Report, Sunday, October 11, 2020 12:00 am

Local

Salisbury VA resuming more routine face-to-face appointments

SALISBURY — The Salisbury VA is moving forward with an expansion of clinical services to include more routine face-to-face appointments.  Routine face-to-face appointments are expanding, ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, October 8, 2020 10:34 am

Local

Salisbury Civitan Club ends year, presents awards

In a Zoom meeting that attracted roughly 50% of its members, the Civitan Club of Salisbury ended its year on September 24 with awards and ... Read more

by Staff Report, Sunday, October 4, 2020 12:00 am

Local

Salisbury Lions Club marks 88th anniversary

The Salisbury Lions Club marked its 88th anniversary this past week with the annual Charter Day Celebration. The local club was founded in September of ... Read more

by Staff Report, Sunday, October 4, 2020 12:00 am

Crime

Salisbury man faces list of charges after six-month drug investigation

SALISBURY — A six-month drug investigation involving the Rowan County Sheriff’s Office and the Mocksville Police Department produced a laundry list of charged this week ... Read more

by Staff Report, Friday, October 2, 2020 2:48 pm

Elections

Chamber of Commerce will have virtual forum for legislative candidates

The Rowan County Chamber of Commerce will hold a virtual state legislative candidate forum on Oct. 13 at 6 p.m.  Due to the current North ... Read more

by Staff Report, Friday, October 2, 2020 12:08 pm

Crime

Photo: Truck wanted in connection with Reaper’s Realm shooting

The Rowan County Sheriff’s Office sent over this photo of a truck it’s searching for that is allegedly connected to a shooting at the China Grove-area ... Read more

by Staff Report, Wednesday, September 30, 2020 5:19 pm

Coronavirus

Changes to expect when phase three starts Friday

Gov. Roy Cooper on Wednesday announced the state would move into phase three of its reopening on Friday at 5 p.m. The following are some ... Read more

by Staff Report, Wednesday, September 30, 2020 2:28 pm

Elections

Tell us your opinion about the first presidential debate

The Salisbury Post wants to hear from local voters about the first 2020 presidential debate between President Donald Trump, a Republican, and former Vice President ... Read more

by Staff Report, Tuesday, September 29, 2020 10:28 pm

Farm & Garden

Home Improvement: Tips for planting fall vegetables

Metro Creative Tending to backyard vegetable gardens can fill many hours of enjoyable downtime in the great outdoors. What’s more, the bounty produced by such ... Read more

by Staff Report, Tuesday, September 29, 2020 12:00 am

Farm & Garden

Home Improvement: What to do to prepare your garden for winter

Metro Creative Gardens provide an idyllic escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. In fact, many gardening enthusiasts typically cannot wait for the ... Read more

by Staff Report, Tuesday, September 29, 2020 12:00 am

Farm & Garden

Home Improvement: Safe and effective ways to clean up leaves

Metro Creative Removing leaves from the yard is a task that homeowners must perform each fall. Thousands upon thousands of leaves can drop from a ... Read more

by Staff Report, Tuesday, September 29, 2020 12:00 am

News

Home Improvement: Holiday gifts to spark home improvement ideas

Metro Creative People have spent more time at home in 2020 than they likely have in years past. This has provided homeowners with plenty of ... Read more

by Staff Report, Tuesday, September 29, 2020 12:00 am

Farm & Garden

Home Improvement: Signs your gutters are in need of repair

Metro Creative Fall is a great time to tackle projects around the house. The weather each fall allows homeowners to make improvements to their homes’ ... Read more

by Staff Report, Tuesday, September 29, 2020 12:00 am

Farm & Garden

Home Improvement: Family-friendly outdoor activities

Metro Creative Children who spend a lot of time outdoors benefit from exposure to nature in myriad ways, some of which may surprise even the ... Read more

by Staff Report, Tuesday, September 29, 2020 12:00 am

Farm & Garden

Home Improvement: Steps for hanging holiday lights outdoors

Metro Creative It begins to look a lot like Christmas when twinkling lights brighten up homes inside and out. Few things liven up the season ... Read more

by Staff Report, Tuesday, September 29, 2020 12:00 am

Farm & Garden

Home Improvement: The secrets to cold weather entertaining

Metro Creative Upon the arrival of cold weather, people tend to move indoors and limit their time spent in the elements. For those who live ... Read more

by Staff Report, Tuesday, September 29, 2020 12:00 am

Farm & Garden

Home Improvement: How home design trends are evolving for social distancing

Metro Creative COVID-19 has brought changes to everything, and home design is no exception. Experts are expecting to see lasting impacts on everything from the ... Read more

by Staff Report, Tuesday, September 29, 2020 12:00 am

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