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Trinity Oaks making the most of quarantine

By Susan Shinn Turner For The Salisbury Post In past years, Trinity Oaks Health and Rehab has asked visitors not to come in the facility ... Read more

2 days ago by Post Lifestyles.

Ester Marsh column: Staying active (and sane) through the pandemic

By Ester Marsh For the Salisbury Post None of us have ever dealt with anything like the current pandemic, and I hope we never have ... Read more

2 days ago by Ester Marsh.

Blackwelder column: Dr. Koontz has passion for orchids

When pediatrician Dr. Wayne Koontz is not caring for children, he’s busy at home taking care of his other responsibly, a vast orchid collection and ... Read more

2 days ago by Darrell Blackwelder.

An enlightening interview about the Civil War in Rowan County

On Jan. 30, I had the opportunity to interview Aaron Kepley, executive director of the Rowan Museum. I first made contact with him through the ... Read more

2 days ago by Post Lifestyles.

Gotta’ Run: There is always something good

While all of us have been limited by the state and national response to the coronavirus, we are still fortunate. Yes, we are! I will ... Read more

2 days ago by David Freeze.

Ann Farabee — Bless you

By Ann Farabee Bless you. We say it in daily conversation. We say it in the church. We say it to those grieving or suffering. ... Read more

2 days ago by Post Lifestyles.

(3-22) Dr. Magryta: Coronavirus update 2

Coronavirus SARS2/COVID-19 SARS2 Severe adult respiratory syndrome coronavirus is the viral name. COVID 19 is the disease name. Preamble note: 99% of us are not ... Read more

1 week ago by Post Lifestyles.

Mack Williams: Time to audition again

Recently, it was again time to audition at Haynes Mall for prospective performers of the National Anthem to sing at one of the Winston-Salem Dash ... Read more

1 week ago by Post Lifestyles.

Darrell Blackwelder: Dandelion: It’s a menace. It’s a menu item. It’s both!

Many of our lawns and landscapes in our area are inundated with a broadleaf weed that never seems to die. Dandelion is a perennial found ... Read more

1 week ago by Darrell Blackwelder.

Dancing Queens and Kings of Salisbury

Dancing Queens and King of Salisbury By Ollie Mae Carroll, Coordinator The Dancing Queens and King Group was created in September of 2017  and sponsored ... Read more

1 week ago by Post Lifestyles.

David Freeze: Tanzania pastor’s prayers answers by China Grove church

China Grove First Baptist Church began the process of looking for a new pastor in November 2018 and entered into a month of prayer. The ... Read more

1 week ago by David Freeze.

Doug Creamer: What virus?

What Virus? You would have to be living under a rock and totally disconnected from all media not to know about the Corona virus. Initially ... Read more

1 week ago by Post Lifestyles.

Dale Smart: The jury is still out

We happened upon some free books while we were camping at Dan Nicolas Park last year and one of them was “To Kill a Mockingbird.” ... Read more

1 week ago by Post Lifestyles.

At-home 4-H opportunities during COVID-19

By Laura Allen 4-H Agent With the recent outbreak of COVID-19, students and parents alike are now at home around the clock. Yes, there’s schoolwork ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Report.

Helping your kids start a garden will manage coronavirus impact

By Francis Koster Ed. D. For the Salisbury Post If you look at a map of the six states that have now closed all their ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Francis Koster.

Ann Farabee: The Well

‏https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7j21dzpN__s Most Jews avoided traveling through Samaria – but not Jesus. ‏He NEEDED to go through Samaria. For He had a GOD work to do. ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

With warmer weather, it’s mowing season

Fescue lawns are becoming lush and green with warmer spring weather, providing a much-needed green backdrop to the landscape. Mowing will quickly be a weekly ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Darrell Blackwelder.

Faith Briefs March 20-22

Clothing Giveaway CLEVELAND — Ambassadors for Jesus Christ Church, 210 Clement Road, is having a free clothing giveaway on Saturday from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Immanuel ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Column: Sports at a standstill; missing the rites of spring

By Dennis Davidson dennis.davidson@salisburypost.com Right off the bat, pun intended, let me qualify: I realize the world has far greater problems than the shutdown of ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Dennis Davidson.

Charlotte writer wins Jacobs/Jones African-American Literary Prize

WINSTON-SALEM — Charlotte writer Barbara Johnson-Davis, whose “May Day Miracle” received honorable mention last year, has won this year’s Jacobs/Jones African-American Literary Prize for her ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Report.

Bestsellers (3-19-20)

Rowan bestsellers South Main Book Co. 1.The Splendid and the Vile, by Erik Larson. 2. Slightly South of Simple, by Kristy Woodson Harvey. 3. Tree, ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Deirdre Smith.

Find your pot of gold at Rowan Public Library

By Chelsea Rhae Childers Rowan Public Library Looking for the end of the rainbow to find a pot of gold this holiday? Look no further than ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Report.

Roundabout: What’s happening March 19-25

Send your arts & entertainment cancellation or postponement to timeout@salisburypost.com Specific cancellations and postponements we have received: American Girl Adventure SPENCER — Rowan Doll Society’s ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Local arts & entertainment news March 19-25

  Free live Facebook concerts by Susan Werner CONCORD — Although her Saturday performance with David Myles in the Davis Theater had to be cancelled, ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Lee Street theatre changing schedule due to coronovirus

Lee Street theatre office and building at 329 N. Lee St. is officially closed to the public. All phone calls and emails are being forwarded ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Report.

State to close restaurants and bars to dine-in customers

By Gary D. Robertson Associated Press RALEIGH — North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper is ordering all restaurants and bars be closed to dine-in patrons as ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Report.

What you should eat to stay healthy

By Deirdre Parker Smith deirdre.smith@salisburypost.com As we all face the threat of coronavirus, and still, the flu, what can we do in our diets to ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Deirdre Smith.

County makes park changes, offers curbside library service

SALISBURY — One of multiple coronavirus-related changes announced Monday, Rowan County government said park hours would be extended to 7 p.m. for families to use ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Josh Bergeron.

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