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Eagle project completes bridge at Community Park

SALISBURY — Josh Douthit is nearing the pinnacle of his Scouting career. But before he does, he had ...

David Freeze

David Freeze Day 12: Three states behind and soon to be four

Editor’s note: David Freeze is cycling along the Mississippi River from Dubuque, Iowa, to New Orleans. Contact him at ...

Lifestyle

‘The Play That Goes Wrong’ full of laughs

 By Mike Cline “The Play That Goes Wrong” is supposed to. Audience members are in for the wildest ...

Faith

St. Luke Hallie Hawkins to celebrate Missionary Day

The St. Luke Hallie Hawkins missionaries are celebrating their annual Missionary Day on Sunday, Aug 14. The program ...

News

Eury nominated for voice award at conference

Vince Eury was nominated for a Voice Award at this year’s One Voice Conference Awards Ceremony in Dallas, ...

Lifestyle

Center Stage dancers, parents bring home honors — and more than $4,000 donation

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. —  Dance parents from Center Stage Dance Co. in China Grove recently competed at Groove ...

Local

Waterworks Visual Arts Center appoints new board members

SALISBURY — Waterworks Visual Arts Center welcomes three new members to the board of directors. Newly elected to ...

Education

Welcome back! Officers line up to greet elementary students

SALISBURY — For the second year in a row, Salisbury Police officers lined up to welcome students at ...

Entertainment

Swanee Theatre gets new marquee with an old name

KANNAPOLIS — The Swanee Theatre, built in 1940 as one of four movie theaters in Kannapolis, is well ...

News

Rockwell plans for road repairs, new mural at town hall

ROCKWELL — The Rockwell Board of Aldermen voted to approve resurfacing efforts on several roads in town. The ...

David Freeze

David Freeze Day 11: Pedaling uphill in search of the Mississippi River

Editor’s note: David Freeze is cycling along the Mississippi River from Dubuque, Iowa, to New Orleans. Contact him at ...

Crime

Blotter: August 12

Rowan County Sheriff’s Office A larceny was reported to have occurred on NC Highway 153, China Grove between ...

Business

Panthers propose paying $82 million over failed SC practice facility

Associated Press ROCK HILL, S.C.  — Carolina Panthers owner David Tepper’s real estate company has proposed to pay ...

Nation/World

Attorney general asks court to unseal warrant for Mar-a-Lago search

By ERIC TUCKER and MICHAEL BALSAMO Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department is asking a federal ...

Nation/World

Flying umbrella kills woman on SC beach

Associated Press GARDEN CITY, S.C.  — A beachgoer was killed Wednesday after a loose beach umbrella impaled her ...

Local

Veteran displaying flag at park says he was threatened by driver with firearm

SALISBURY — One of the veterans who has been standing on the corner of Bell Tower Green holding ...

Local

Spencer renews contract with CPA firm despite delays

SPENCER — The Spencer Board of Aldermen voted Tuesday night to renew the town’s contract with R.H. CPAs ...

Back to school

School is in session: Students head back for a new year of classes

Students returned to class for the new school year on Wednesday and teachers, staff and administrators were all ...

Business

China Grove planning board approves recommending conditional zoning for auction business

CHINA GROVE — The China Grove planning board held a courtesy hearing Tuesday for the conditional zoning of ...

Local

Spencer to consider adding ‘In God We Trust’ to government cars, buildings

SPENCER — “In God We Trust” is the U.S. motto, signed into law by President Dwight Eisenhower in ...

David Freeze

David Freeze Day 10: Good progress on an exhilarating day

Editor’s note: David Freeze is cycling along the Mississippi River from Dubuque, Iowa, to New Orleans. Contact him at ...

Education

Bright Minds Academy celebrates summer’s end, launches first fundraising campaign

SALISBURY — A local education enrichment program is looking to make waves with its first fundraiser. Bright Minds ...

High School

High school football: West will count on tough linemen

Fourth in a series of reports on local high schools … By Mike London mike.london@salisburypost.com MOUNT ULLA — ...

News

Man arrested on multiple charges following chase

Rowan County Sheriff’s deputies were sent to a house on Oak Breeze Drive to check on the welfare ...

Crime

Woman accused of stabbing man in dispute

SALISBURY — Following what police describe as a domestic assault, a 45-year-old woman was arrested Aug. 9 and ...

Education

State teachers group critical of proposed license, pay overhaul

RALEIGH (AP) — Members of North Carolina’s leading teacher advocacy group criticized on Tuesday a proposed overhaul of ...

Education

Alcorn scheduled to speak at Hood opening convocation

SALISBURY — Gregory M. Alcorn will be the speaker for Hood Theological Seminary’s Opening Convocation on Sept. 16. ...

Crime

Blotter for Aug. 11

In the Rowan County Sheriff’s Office • Deputies investigated a report of vandalism and damage to property on ...

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