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City accepting donations for Share 2 Care utility assistance fund with Rowan Helping Ministries

By Natalie Anderson natalie.anderson@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — The city is again accepting donations for Salisbury-Rowan Utilities’ Share 2 Care ...

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Kenneth Hardin: New organization always seeks to take the High Road

Dr. King asked, “Life’s most persistent and urgent question is, what are you doing for others?” The nonprofit ...

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Butterball 5K draws hundreds of holiday runners to support Prevent Child Abuse Rowan

SALISBURY — Living in Charlotte, Steve Staley has plenty of Thanksgiving Day races to choose from that are ...

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New Salisbury City Council anticipates naming Sheffield mayor pro tem

By Natalie Anderson natalie.anderson@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — While the newly elected Salisbury City Council anticipates naming Tamara Sheffield its ...

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Photos: 2021 `Tis the Season Spectacular Parade

The `Tis the Season Spectacular Parade brought some holiday cheer to the streets of Salisbury and Spencer on ...

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‘Fight forward’: Salisbury-Rowan NAACP’s Freedom Fund Banquet highlights ongoing work for equality

SALISBURY — Danielle Sydnor of The Rise Together Innovation Center says the death of George Floyd in 2020 ...

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Despite pandemic, downtown Salisbury sees millions in new investment, business growth, new apartments

By Natalie Anderson natalie.anderson@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — Despite a challenging year marred by a pandemic, downtown Salisbury saw more ...

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Robotic pets rekindle positive memories at VA’s Community Living Center

By Alex Britt Salisbury VA Public Affairs SALISBURY — Staff members from Salisbury VA’s Community Living Center (CLC) ...

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Salisbury hires retired Concord manager for interim role

SALISBURY — The City Council has hired Brian Hiatt to serve as interim manager following City Manager Lane ...

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Rowan Helping Ministries, United Way, S&H collaborating on project expanding housing, support services

By Natalie Anderson natalie.anderson@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — Rowan Helping Ministries, the United Way and S&H Youth and Adult Services ...

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New guidelines set for Salisbury’s Downtown Revitalization Incentive Grant program

By Natalie Anderson natalie.anderson@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — After hitting pause on granting Downtown Revitalization Incentive grants in 2019, Salisbury ...

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Developers eyeing South Main Street building for apartment development

By Natalie Anderson natalie.anderson@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — Developers see the potential for a multi-generational housing development at the City ...

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Salisbury man wins $332,830 from lottery ticket bought at Faith Road store

SALISBURY — A local man plans on using his North Carolina Education Lottery winnings to purchase a new ...

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Salisbury City Council will discuss uses of environmental cleanup funds, $525,000 grant

By Natalie Anderson natalie.anderson@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — Salisbury City Council members on Tuesday will hear a presentation about the ...

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Veterans Day parade gives community opportunity to show appreciation

SALISBURY — The threat of looming storm clouds couldn’t rain on the Veterans Day parade downtown Thursday afternoon. ...

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Yadkin Riverkeeper, New Sarum Brewing will team up to host barbecue fundraiser

SALISBURY — Slow cooked, sustainable barbecue will be on the menu Saturday night at New Sarum as the ...

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English-Speaking Union to hear from history curator on Nov. 18

SALISBURY — As the world is captivated by recent space flights by billionaires Jeff Bezos, Elon Musk and ...

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VA Secretary Denis McDonough visits Salisbury VA Medical Center

By Natalie Anderson natalie.anderson@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — During a visit to the W.G. Bill Hefner VA Medical Center on ...

Business

Former Salisbury High basketball star Shipp brings a new vibe to downtown with restaurant, lounge

SALISBURY — As a collegiate basketball player, Shi-heria Shipp spent plenty of time traveling across the country for ...

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County government funding helps Families First Visitation Station provide much-needed services

SALISBURY — With funding for the Families First Visitation Station in Rowan County now in hand, Beth Hamilton ...

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Interim pay increases for Salisbury firefighters will average 5%

By Natalie Anderson natalie.anderson@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — The city will use preliminary findings from its ongoing pay study to ...

Elections

More to count: Board of Elections will resolve outstanding ballots before Salisbury, East Spencer recounts

By Natalie Anderson natalie.anderson@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — The Rowan County Board of Elections will certify the 2021 municipal election ...

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City grants permit for new ‘social game club,’ tavern at 118 West Innes St.

By Natalie Anderson natalie.anderson@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — Thanks to approval from Salisbury City Council members Wednesday, a “classic social ...

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NC Miniature and Doll show will take over Salisbury Civic Center Saturday

Miniature enthusiasts, hobbyist and doll collectors will be excited to shop this weekend at a new miniature show ...

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First outdoor concert scheduled at Bell Tower Green Park

Bell Tower Green Park on Saturday will host a free public concert featuring performers Destiny Stone, the Kruger ...

Local

Here’s how individual precincts voted in razor-thin Salisbury mayoral race

A razor-thin margin of just 18 votes separates Karen Alexander and Al Heggins in the city’s first race ...

Elections

Two incumbents, two newcomers win seats on Salisbury City Council

By Natalie Anderson natalie.anderson@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — Incumbents Tamara Sheffield and David Post will be joined by McLaughlin’s Grocery ...

Business

Local developer aims to transform historic downtown building into residential living space

SALISBURY — A switchboard operator stationed at Southern Bell’s building in downtown Salisbury, Edith Thompson was at the ...

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