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Ann Farabee column: Personal delivery

By Ann Farabee For the Salisbury Post My day felt as though it had lasted forever and had been filled with problems. I was exhausted ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Dr. Chris Magryta column: Melanoma awareness

By Dr. Chris Magryta Salisbury Pediatric Associates Melanoma is the most dangerous form of skin cancer, but it is by far not the most common. ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Toi Degree column: Keep foods safe when grilling

By Toi Degree N.C. Cooperative Extension We are in the midst of summer, which means grilling season. Surprisingly enough, July is Grilling Month. So, I ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Bailey Wingler column: Seek art and you shall find it in Rowan County

‏By Bailey Wingler For the Salisbury Post ‏As the summer weather rolls in, more and more citizens throughout Rowan County are getting outside to enjoy ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Mack Williams column: Living better though chemistry

By Mack Williams For the Salisbury Post Today’s title is an old Du Pont slogan. A fellow singer also once said the same in describing ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Tookey the new pastor of The Arbor United Methodist Church

Rev. Jacqueline E. Tookey, new pastor of The Arbor United Methodist Church, has 30 years of experience in the local church, including positions as Christian ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Not waiting for tomorrow: Artist with Salisbury ties publishes children’s book

By Susan Shinn Turner For The Salisbury Post   Early one morning in a faraway place An elephant stirred as the sun hit her face. ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Doug Creamer column: Gardening

By Doug Creamer We have been enjoying getting some delicious treats from our garden. We have enjoyed some green beans, squash, raspberries, and a few ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Dr. Chris Magryta column: COVID vaccine — what is the story?

By Dr. Chris Magryta Salisbury Pediatric Associates Has there ever been a successful vaccine made against a beta coronavirus? Not to my knowledge despite the ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Morgan Watts column: Do you sell eggs?

By Morgan Watts N.C. Cooperative Extension Do you have chickens and sell eggs? If so, keep reading for an overview of the N.C. Egg Law. ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Carl Blankenship: Growing sprouts indoors with little sunlight

One of two windows in my apartment is becoming a torrential sprout factory. Born out of boredom, a bit of inspiration and the desire to ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Carl Blankenship.

Ester Marsh column: Weight gain during COVID-19

Are you one of those who gained excess weight during these past three to four months? I’ve heard of people gaining anywhere from a few ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Ester Marsh.

Gotta’ Run: The best kind of sibling rivalry

Noah Julian is the reigning Rowan Country high school runner of the year. This fall, as a senior, he welcomes his brother, freshman Eli, to ... Read more

4 weeks ago by David Freeze.

What exactly is rBST on dairy labels?

By Murphy Stafford N.C. Cooperative Extension Have you ever picked up a bottle of milk, carton of yogurt, or any other animal-derived dairy product and ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Ann Farabee: Be Wise

 By Ann Farabee For the Salisbury Post There were four of them — lined up perfectly. They were big. Really big. Each carried an ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Reid steps into principal role at Overton

SALISBURY – Marae Reid loves to run into her former students working in the community. A student who she taught in kindergarten is now a ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Carl Blankenship.

24-hour, 30-mile swim to raise funds for injured motorcyclist

Staff report A young swimmer’s idea to do something for his uncle who was injured in a motorcycle accident has transformed into a 24-hour, 30-mile ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Blackman 60th Anniversary

Wilbert Worth (Bur) and Carolyn Donnelly Blackman are celebrating 60 years of marriage, hard work and dedication to their family.  They were married July 9, ... Read more

1 month ago by Post Lifestyles.

Daylilies more than a ditch lily

By Amy-Lynn Albertson Rowan County Extension director The daylily is one of my favorite perennial flowers. It’s an excellent plant for a negligent gardener like ... Read more

1 month ago by Post Lifestyles.

Problems with bedding plants

What is wrong with my bedding plants? They were beautiful when I planted them but after a few weeks they are just sitting there and ... Read more

1 month ago by Darrell Blackwelder.

Lee Street theatre gets to work on ‘9 to 5’ with its new cast of upcoming musical

SALISBURY — There is nothing more invigorating then the beginning of a new production, and Lee Street theatre is extremely proud and working hard to ... Read more

1 month ago by Post Lifestyles.

Changing times repeat the uptick in cases in different locales

By Dr. Chris Magryta Salisbury Pediatric Associates As occurred last March, times change rapidly in the world of COVID-19. Latest numbers show that on balance COVID-19 ... Read more

1 month ago by Post Lifestyles.

Robin and Isaac: Time for a solid rebound!

Just a week after running the Shiloh Missions 5K, Robin Satterwhite and Isaac Miller have closed out the month of June, halfway to their year ... Read more

1 month ago by David Freeze.

Librarian longs for basketball’s return

By Brooke K. Taylor Rowan Public Library Last March, a hole developed in my heart. This hole is round, orange, has black stripes and says ... Read more

1 month ago by Post Lifestyles.

Ester Marsh column: Write down why you’re thankful

I was watching a documentary called #Anne Frank Parallel Stories on Netflix. It talked about her diary and other children who survived the Holocaust. I ... Read more

1 month ago by Ester Marsh.

Governor’s Medallion Award for Volunteer Service goes to Doering for Rowan Literacy Council tutoring

By Maggie Blackwell For the Salisbury Post When Don Doering received the Governor’s Medallion Award for Volunteer Service in the mail, it came as a ... Read more

1 month ago by Post Lifestyles.

Ann Farabee column — Land that we love

 By Ann Farabee For the Salisbury Post “Fireworks! Fireworks!” she screamed, as I pulled up to the intersection. There it was — the source ... Read more

1 month ago by Post Lifestyles.

Mack Williams column: The coast in the city

By Mack Williams For the Salisbury Post There is one suburb street down which I sometimes travel where the houses seem alike until just before ... Read more

1 month ago by Post Lifestyles.

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