China Grove

Voters excited about record early voting turnout, have mixed feelings about election possibilities

By Natalie Anderson natalie.anderson@salisburypost.com CHINA GROVE — With early voting over and Election Day on Tuesday, locals say ...

Granite Quarry

Granite Lake Park improvements moving ahead

By Carl Blankenship carl.blankenship@salisburypost.com GRANITE QUARRY — Planned repairs and improvements at Granite Lake Park aim to solve ...

Granite Quarry

Granite Quarry exploring options for failing park walls

By Carl Blankenship carl.blankenship@salisburypost.com GRANITE QUARRY – Just beyond the stairs at Granite Lake Park, some retaining walls ...

Granite Quarry

Granite Quarry makes plans to buy more police cars

By Carl Blankenship carl.blankenship@salisburypost.com GRANITE QUARRY — The Granite Quarry Board of Aldermen on Tuesday approved the purchase ...

Business

New Dollar General approved in Granite Quarry area

GRANITE QUARRY — Another Dollar General is sprouting in Rowan County. The Granite Quarry Planning Board approved a ...

Granite Quarry

Granite Quarry Fiddlers Convention canceled

GRANITE QUARRY — The Granite Quarry Civitan Fiddlers’ Convention scheduled for Oct. 10, has been canceled this year ...

Crime

Blotter: Salisbury Police respond to multiple shootings Thursday

By Natalie Anderson natalie.anderson@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — Police responded to a string of shootings Thursday, with one shooting into ...

Granite Quarry

Granite Quarry discusses $100,000 rollover for Joint Police Authority

By Carl Blankenship carl.blankenship@salisburypost.com GRANITE QUARRY — At the beginning of the Granite Quarry Board of Aldermen’s Monday ...

Crime

Blotter: Health care worker turns self in after ‘concerning bruises’ found on 12-year-old

By Natalie Anderson natalie.anderson@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — A Stanly County woman and former employee at a health care facility ...

Granite Quarry

Granite Quarry contracting to rewrite employee handbook, conduct pay study

By Carl Blankenship carl.blankenship@salisburypost.com SALISBURY – Granite Quarry is contracting with MAPS Group to rewrite its employee handbook ...

Granite Quarry

Granite Quarry approves third fire department door, rezones townhome site

By Carl Blankenship carl.blankenship@salisburypost.com GRANITE QUARRY — During its socially distant meeting on Monday night, Granite Quarry made ...

Crime

Blotter: Man arrested for assaulting officers as another felony assault case is pending

By Natalie Anderson natalie.anderson@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — A Salisbury man was arrested on Saturday for two misdemeanor counts of ...

Granite Quarry

Granite Quarry talks COVID-19, moving forward with streets project

By Carl Blankenship carl.blankenship@salisburypost.com GRANITE QUARRY — COVID-19 has been on the agenda for every municipality in Rowan ...

Crime

Granite Quarry-Faith Police looking for missing 15-year-old

By Shavonne Potts shavonne.potts@salisburypost.com GRANITE QUARRY — The Granite Quarry-Faith Police Department is trying to locate a missing ...

Granite Quarry

Granite Quarry working to name Larry Smith permanent town manager

By Carl Blankenship carl.blankenship@salisburypost.com GRANITE QUARRY – The town is expected to name interim Town Manager Larry Smith ...

Crime

Blotter: Rowan man cited for marijuana possession

By Shavonne Potts shavonne.potts@salisburypost.com GRANITE QUARRY — A Rowan man received a citation for marijuana after a deputy ...

Crime

Sheriff’s office raids Granite Quarry Arcade for illegal gambling

By Liz Moomey liz.moomey@salisburypost.com GRANITE QUARRY — Following an investigation, the Rowan County Sheriff’s Office on Tuesday raided ...

Granite Quarry

Granite Quarry to revisit subdivision criteria

By Carl Blankenship carl.blankenship@salisburypost.com GRANITE QUARRY – The board of aldermen agreed Monday the town’s planning board should ...

Granite Quarry

Streets and sidewalks rank high on Granite Quarry’s priorities

By Carl Blankenship carl.blankenship@salisburypost.com GRANITE QUARRY — The Board of Aldermen Friday placed streets and sidewalks at the ...

Granite Quarry

Granite Quarry to require responsible parties for new housing developments

By Carl Blankenship carl.blankenship@salisburypost.com GRANITE QUARRY – The Board of Alderman Monday night made a change to its ...

Granite Quarry

Granite Quarry shoots down rezoning request for would-be Dollar General site

By Carl Blankenship carl.blankenship@salisburypost.com GRANITE QUARRY – The Board of Aldermen on Monday shot down a rezoning request ...

Granite Quarry

Smith top candidate for Granite Quarry manager

Carl Blankenship carl.blankenship@salisbury.com GRANITE QUARRY – The town board is eyeing interim Town Manager Larry Smith for the ...

Crime

Firefighter killed in murder-suicide remembered as kind, funny, friendly

By Shavonne Walker shavonne.walker@salisburypost.com GRANITE QUARRY — Friends, family and members of the firefighting community were still in ...

Crime

Man who killed firefighter, himself battled depression, mother says

By Shavonne Walker shavonne.walker@salisburypost.com GRANITE QUARRY — A man who Granite Quarry-Faith Police say shot a Franklin firefighter ...

Crime

Report: Rockwell man kills firefighter, himself at Granite Quarry home of estranged wife

By Shavonne Walker shavonne.walker@salisburypost.com GRANITE QUARRY — Police say a Rockwell man arrived at the North Main Street ...

Granite Quarry

Two dead after Granite Quarry shooting

GRANITE QUARRY — Two men are dead after a shooting Wednesday morning on North Main Street. The shooting ...

Business

Granite Quarry changes where ‘fish arcades’ can open in town

By Carl Blankenship carl.blankenship@salisburypost.com GRANITE QUARRY – New “fish arcades” or electronic gaming businesses will have to look ...

Granite Quarry

Granite Quarry approves revisions to comprehensive plan

By Carl Blankenship carl.blankenship@salisburypost.com GRANITE QUARRY – The Board of Aldermen on Monday night approved revisions to its comprehensive ...

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