Local

Two in one: Legion Auxiliary celebrates 100th anniversary, plus a Salisbury homecoming

By Mark Wineka mark.wineka@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — There were two reasons the Department of North Carolina’s American Legion Auxiliary ...

Faith

Girl Scout’s project brings Concordia Lutheran congregation together to honor its military veterans

CHINA GROVE — Led by an ROTC color guard from South Rowan High School, the congregation at Concordia ...

Local

Beautiful Dentistry provides free dental care to dozens of military veterans

By Mark Wineka mark.wineka@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — Even though he was in a dentist’s chair having his teeth cleaned, ...

Local

Antiques show hits the ground running today, extends through Sunday

SALISBURY —Susan Curran Wright will tell you the Edwardians and Victorians had a utensil for every food, and ...

Granite Quarry

Granite Quarry receives clean audit

GRANITE QUARRY — The town of Granite Quarry looks to be in good financial health, according to an ...

Granite Quarry

Granite Quarry fire, police join teen’s drive for food, toys, backpacks

GRANITE QUARRY — Members of the Granite Quarry Fire Department and Granite Quarry-Faith Police Authority were looking for ...

Granite Quarry

Granite Quarry ready to tackle some sidewalk repair

GRANITE QUARRY — The Granite Quarry Board of Aldermen, which has been looking to address street and sidewalk ...

Elections

Granite Quarry elects Shelton as alderman, re-elects Feather, Costantino

By Mark Wineka mark.wineka@salisburypost.com GRANITE QUARRY — Granite Quarry voters gave retired accounting manager Doug Shelton a resounding ...

Local

New book tells personal stories behind Bear Poplar’s Community Barn Quilt Mural

BEAR POPLAR — “M for Mother’s Love,” is the name Betty and Steve Massey gave to the quilt ...

Local

‘Downton Abbey’ tea parties part of this year’s antiques show

By Mark Wineka mark.wineka@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — As the 66th edition of the Salisbury Antiques Show approaches, you know ...

Local

Can-do spirit: A lot of old-fashioned work goes into Organ Lutheran Church bazaar

ROCKWELL — Last year, the congregation of Organ Lutheran Church had its own vegetable garden. A trio of ...

Local

With players’ help, South Rowan soccer coach pops question

LANDIS — At halftime Tuesday night, South Rowan High School soccer coach Rusty Fisher was shaking and had ...

Local

For local veterans, Frontier Coffee Shop is more than free java and doughnuts

SALISBURY — For his service as an Army helicopter crew chief in Vietnam during 1968-69, Coy Thompson of ...

Local

Hagan rode a perfect storm toward defeating Dole in 2008

SALISBURY — In these parts, Kay Hagan, who died Monday at age 66, stood as a giant killer. ...

Local

‘You all have given so much’: Stars align for Elizabeth Dole Foundation event honoring military caregivers

By Mark Wineka mark.wineka@salisburypost.com WASHINGTON, D.C. — Former First Lady Michelle Obama wanted the 5.5 million Americans identified ...

Local

Rowan Chamber contingent drops in on Washington lawmakers

By Mark Wineka mark.wineka@salisburypost.com WASHINGTON, D.C. — Terry Osborne, general manager for the Rowan-Kannapolis ABC Board and a ...

Local

Madame President: As head of state’s American Legion Auxiliary, Salisbury’s Julie Smith relishes chance to serve veterans

SALISBURY — The year Julie Smith served as membership chairman for the Department of North Carolina American Legion ...

Local

Participants at Trinity Living Center branch out with their art

By Mark Wineka mark.wineka@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — If you go by Mean Mug on North Main Street Tuesday between ...

Granite Quarry

Granite Quarry candidates like what town has to offer but see room for improvements

GRANITE QUARRY — Talk to Granite Quarry candidates in the upcoming municipal election, and they’ll tell you this ...

Granite Quarry

Merge the Planning Board and Zoning Board of Adjustment? Not so fast say Granite Quarry officials

GRANITE QUARRY — Despite numerous recommendations to the contrary, the Granite Quarry Board of Aldermen decided Monday night ...

Local

Large crowd shows up for release of monarchs at Hurley Park

By Mark Wineka mark.wineka@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — Since her death in April, Barbara Gentry Hardister has been giving her ...

Local

Autumn Jubilee: After 40 years, you can comfortably call it tradition

By Mark Wineka mark.wineka@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — Regina Hundley belongs to a family contingent of 60-plus people who make ...

Local

Historic Salisbury Foundation gears up for 44th annual OctoberTour

By Mark Wineka mark.wineka@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — While this year marks Historic Salisbury Foundation’s 44th OctoberTour, it will be ...

Local

Welcome to the 28039: East Spencer rocks its first Southern Soul Music Festival

By Mark Wineka mark.wineka@salisburypost.com EAST SPENCER — When you put on the first of anything, you don’t know ...

Local

Helen Brown’s Cystic Fibrosis Yard Sale happens Friday, Saturday

Staff report SALISBURY — Led by Helen Brown, the giant semi-annual Cystic Fibrosis Yard Sale will be held ...

Local

‘One of the greatest days of my life’: Panels arrive for Vietnam, World War memorials at City Park

SALISBURY — Panels carrying the names of Rowan County men killed in World War I, World War II ...

Local

October issue of Salisbury the Magazine is now available

SALISBURY — The October issue of Salisbury the Magazine, a publication of the Salisbury Post, has reached subscribers and ...

Entertainment

A Clapton superfan: Where rock icon plays, Salisbury physician is sure to follow

SALISBURY — Dr. Stephen Proctor knows he has a problem, and he even describes it in medical terms, ...

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