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Monarch butterflies released at Hurley Park

By Sarina Dellinger For the Salisbury Post We were so thrilled to host our annual butterfly release event on Sunday, Oct. 3, after skipping it ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Doug Creamer column: One step at a time

By Doug Creamer I had the privilege of having lunch with my niece and her husband last week. They have been married for a couple ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Gotta Run: For Moreau, running is nothing new

I met Salisbury Police Sgt. Jennifer Moreau when she took our beginning runners class. The police department has been partnering with SRR and Salisbury Parks and ... Read more

3 weeks ago by David Freeze.

Darrell Blackwelder: Straw for seeding and mites

September and October are the best months to reseed thin and bare areas in fescue lawns. Seeding rates depend on your lawn’s condition, as completely ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Darrell Blackwelder.

Elder Orphan Care fundraiser set for Oct. 16

By Ann C. Wayne For the Salisbury Post CONCORD — It’s time again for Elder Orphan Care’s annual fundraiser: “Roll ‘N Stroll” on Saturday, Oct. ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Laura Allen: Time to get involved with 4-H

Happy National 4-H Week! This year, Oct. 3-9, is officially National 4-H Week when 4-H is celebrated and promoted all across the United States. With ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Cody Craddock: Pawpaws fun, rewarding to grow

If you take a hike on the forest trails in North Carolina and much of the eastern US, you may come across the pawpaw tree, ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Ann Farabee column: You saved my life

By Ann Farabee Sometimes, he asked if he could go to church with us. He was 14 and was my daughter’s friend. He lived in ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Nathan Croyle: My 4-H experience includes life lessons, learning responsibility

As a 14-year-old Rowan County 4-H’er. I have been involved for three years and serve as president of the 4-H County Council and vice president ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Ester Marsh: Strength, faith and support all helpful

Wow, the phone calls I have received and responses on last week’s column have been so heartwarming. My main goal was to bring light to ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Ester Marsh.

Library Notes: History room has more yearbooks available online

By Gretchen Beilfuss Witt Rowan Public Library SALISBURY — In 1924, a survey done by John H. Cook of the Greensboro Women’s College (now UNC-Greensboro) ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Grace Lutheran’s fish fry on Oct. 9 benefits Emma Myers

By David Freeze For the Salisbury Post SALISBURY — Emma Myers has some things on her bucket list. She wants to go bear hunting and offshore ... Read more

3 weeks ago by David Freeze.

Kent Bernhardt: You gotta start somewhere

It was the summer of ’69, the same summer that gave us a man on the moon and Woodstock. What it gave me was my ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Rev. Jon Schell: Serving like Jesus

The night before he was crucified, Jesus washed his disciples’ feet. In washing their feet, He served as an example to us, living out his ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Civitan Club of Salisbury members receive awards

Staff report SALISBURY — During the recent North Carolina District West Civitan annual convention held in Hickory, several members of the Civitan Club of Salisbury ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Corriher Grange shines at state convention

Corriher Grange members attended the N.C. State Grange annual session in Charlotte Sept. 9-13.  Grangers visited the Billy Graham Library on Friday morning. During the ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Staff Report.

Hawkins – Speas

Mariah Danielle Hawkins and Erik Olen Speas were united in marriage on Saturday, September 25, 2021 at Virginia Highland Farms in Woolwine, Va. The 3 ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Bradley 50th Anniversary

Barbara Jean Doby Bradley and Ronnie E Bradley celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday, September 18, 2021. The Bradley’s were married on September 18, ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Toi Degree: How long will items last in freezer, or refrigerator?

Have you ever wondered how long your frozen food will last? Or, can you eat a canned good after the expiration? Maybe even which method ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

2022 Rowan Master Gardener Class now accepting applications

By Amy-Lynn Albertson North Carolina Extension Do you enjoy gardening, but want to know more? Have you moved to North Carolina and don’t know what ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

4H plant sale going on now

By Amy-Lynn Albertson North Carolina Extension It’s time for our 4-H plant sale again, and this fall, we have a few fun new additions. We ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Ester Marsh: Metastatic squamous cell carcinoma is not something you want to hear

In the middle of June, I noticed my left lymph node in my neck was swollen. No big deal. When I have a sore throat ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Ester Marsh.

Rowan Public Library offers online resources for skill building

By Amanda Bosch Rowan Public Library SALISBURY — Looking to build your computer skills? Need to practice before taking a career licensure exam? Perhaps your ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Aquatic midges can resemble mosquitoes

A homeowner from High Rock Lake sent an email claiming her home was being inundated and overrun by small insects resembling mosquitoes. Ironically, these insects ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Darrell Blackwelder.

Faith Briefs: St. Luke’s Episcopal bids farewell to music director

From staff reports Matthew Woods, director of music ministries at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, will lead his final liturgy at the downtown church today. Woods ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Doug Creamer column: Welcome fall

By Doug Creamer My Chinese students had a holiday from school this week. It is their Autumn Festival. It is a family gathering time, and ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Kristy Woodson Harvey: In life — and in tennis — sometimes love means everything

By Kristy Woodson Harvey Never fall in love with a Hornet tennis player because love means nothing to us. My 10-year-old self dreamed of wearing ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Gotta Run: Everyone can do pushups

I am a pushup nut. I love doing them, and normally will challenge myself each morning, right after my run, to reach a certain number ... Read more

4 weeks ago by David Freeze.

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