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Pooletown Fire Department uses grant to donate AEDs to churches

MORGAN — The Pooletown Fire Department recently received a grant that allowed it to provide defibrillators to the churches ...

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Salisbury opens two grants for downtown businesses for applications

SALISBURY — The city of Salisbury opened two grants that are designed to assist downtown businesses with repairs or ...

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Kannapolis to host annual Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s: Event set for Sept. 21

KANNAPOLIS — Get your walking shoes on and get ready to take part in the Alzheimer’s Association Walk ...

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Man charged with assaulting store manager, exposing himself multiple times

SALISBURY — A man has been charged after deputies said that he entered a store riding a bicycle, assaulted ...

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Blotter for July 12

In Salisbury Police Department reports: Shoplifting occurred in the 300 block of South Arlington Street at 8:45 a.m. ...

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Woman charged for the second time in 2024 with assault with a deadly weapon

SALISBURY — A woman has been charged with assault with a deadly weapon for the second time this ...

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Secretary of State to speak at Democratic breakfast

SALISBURY —  The North Carolina Secretary of State Elaine Marshall will be the guest speaker on Saturday at ...

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‘Lives are on the line’ — Rowan County Animal Shelter hosting adoption event to offset cat surge

SALISBURY — The seasonal surge of feline reproduction is proving inordinately excessive this year, prompting area rescues to sound ...

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‘Good to come back to family’ — R.A. Clement alumni event reunites old friends

CLEVELAND — The event was a time for remembering and keeping the connections going. Those are two of ...

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School system investigating after employee’s email account hacked, system bank account information stolen

SALISBURY — The Rowan-Salisbury School System, Salisbury Police Department and state officials are investigating after a school system employee’s ...

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Faith receives preliminary plans for well testing

FAITH — The Faith Board of Aldermen received the plans for the drawdown test for the town’s recently-constructed well, ...

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Rowan Chamber of Commerce announces 2024 chair-elect

SALISBURY — The Rowan Chamber of Commerce announced earlier this week that F&M Bank President and CEO Steve ...

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State board recognizes Constitution Party as official NC political party

RALEIGH — The State Board of Elections on Tuesday recognized the Constitution Party of North Carolina as an ...

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NC lawmakers question their $500 million investment in a private nonprofit: NCInnovation director stands by progress, model for funding top-notch university researchers

By Clayton Henkel NC Newsline Members of the House Select Committee on Oversight and Reform on Tuesday grilled ...

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Blotter for July 11

In Salisbury Police Department reports: Fraud by false pretenses occurred in the 500 block of North Main Street ...

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NC rounds out top 10 states with most uninsured residents new data shows

NORTH CAROLINA — New data has identified the states where the highest percentage of residents lack health insurance. ...

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Ladybugs take flight at local library

CHINA GROVE — The color for the day at the South Rowan Public Library in China Grove was ...

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Rockwell looking into re-acquiring town’s original fire truck

ROCKWELL — The Rockwell Board of Aldermen voted on Monday to allow the town’s fire department to re-acquire the ...

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Rockwell aldermen vote to purchase new vehicle for police chief

ROCKWELL — The Rockwell Board of Aldermen approved a purchase of a vehicle for the police chief during the ...

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Two mothers studying at Catawba College receive ANSWER Scholarship

Catawba College News Service SALISBURY — Two Rowan County women were announced as ANSWER scholarship recipients earlier this ...

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Blotter for July 10

In Salisbury Police Department reports: A larceny occurred in the 700 block of Jake Alexander Boulevard West between ...

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Balloons, bands, crafts and more appear at market

SALISBURY — While farmers markets are popular for those wanting good fresh produce, the Salisbury/Rowan Farmers Market offers ...

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RSS announces new HR, school leadership

SALISBURY — The Rowan-Salisbury School System (RSS) has announced two leadership appointments that will enhance the district’s commitment ...

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Rowan Museum commemorates 250 Years of the Rowan Resolves

SALISBURY — The Rowan Museum recently announced “Rowan Resolved,” a grand celebration marking the 250th anniversary of the ...

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North Carolina State Lottery Commission releases June sports wagering revenue report

RALEIGH — North Carolinians that took to recently legalized online gambling platforms lost more than $40 million during ...

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Catawba College Students Shine at 2024 FBLA Collegiate National Leadership Conference

Catawba College News Service SALISBURY — Catawba College’s Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) chapter made an impact ...

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Local clubs, individuals honored by Junior Civitan International

By Pete Prunkl For the Salisbury Post When Ebbie Lescoe was in second grade at Overton Elementary School, ...

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Rowan Helping Ministries receives grant awards from Leon Levine Foundation

SALISBURY — Rowan Helping Ministries has received two grants from The Leon Levine Foundation to support general operating ...

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