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Paris Goodnight, Author at Salisbury Post

Sports

Hamilton’s OT goal lifts Hurricanes past Blue Jackets

By BOB SUTTON Associated Press RALEIGH (AP) — Dougie Hamilton scored on a breakaway with 52.1 seconds remaining in overtime to lift the Carolina Hurricanes ... Read more

by Paris Goodnight, Sunday, May 2, 2021 12:00 am

Sports

Blue Jays edge Braves on Grichuk single in 10th   

By MARK DIDTLER Associated Press DUNEDIN, Fla. (AP) — Randal Grichuk lined an RBI single in the 10th inning, George Springer hit his first two ... Read more

by Paris Goodnight, Sunday, May 2, 2021 12:00 am

Kannapolis

Gem Theatre marquee restoration nearing completion in Kannapolis

Staff report KANNAPOLIS — The restoration of the Gem Theatre marquee is in its final stages. The marquee, which was originally constructed in 1936, had ... Read more

by Paris Goodnight, Friday, April 30, 2021 12:00 am

Sports

Cubs rout Braves; Atlanta brings longtime minor leaguer back to majors after 13-year absence

By SARAH TROTTO Associated Press CHICAGO (AP) — Sean Kazmar Jr. grounded into a double play — and sounded overjoyed. “Definitely everything and then some,” ... Read more

by Paris Goodnight, Sunday, April 18, 2021 12:00 am

Nation/World

No response as divers knock on capsized ship’s hull

By STACEY PLAISANCE, KEVIN McGILL and JEFF MARTIN Associated Press PORT FOURCHON, La. (AP) — Families anxiously awaited news of the 12 people missing from ... Read more

by Paris Goodnight, Friday, April 16, 2021 12:00 am

Sports

White Sox pitcher Carlos Rodón throws no-hitter, loses perfect game bid in ninth with hit batter

By JAY COHEN AP Baseball Writer CHICAGO (AP) — Carlos Rodón threw the second no-hitter of the young baseball season Wednesday night, losing his bid ... Read more

by Paris Goodnight, Thursday, April 15, 2021 12:00 am

Nation/World

Prince Philip was always defined by role as husband of British queen

By JILL LAWLESS and GREGORY KATZ Associated Press LONDON (AP) — Prince Philip, the irascible and tough-minded husband of Queen Elizabeth II who spent more ... Read more

by Paris Goodnight, Saturday, April 10, 2021 12:00 am

Sports

Nedeljkovic excels in goal as Hurricanes blank Panthers 3-0

By BOB SUTTON Associated Press RALEIGH (AP) — Alex Nedeljkovic made 24 saves for his third career shutout, all in his last 12 games, and ... Read more

by Paris Goodnight, Friday, April 9, 2021 12:00 am

Coronavirus

Adverse reactions surface from Johnson & Johnson vaccine

By Bryan Anderson   Associated Press/Report for America RALEIGH — North Carolina health officials said on Thursday that they stopped administering Johnson & Johnson doses ... Read more

by Paris Goodnight, Friday, April 9, 2021 12:00 am

Sports

Grant Hill to lead USA Basketball as Colangelo retires

By TIM REYNOLDS AP Basketball Writer Grant Hill helped the U.S. win Olympic gold in 1996. He would have been on the team again in ... Read more

by Paris Goodnight, Sunday, April 4, 2021 12:00 am

College

Baylor will focus on defense in trying to knock Zags from undefeated ranks in title game

By JOHN MARSHALL AP Basketball Writer INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Baylor seemed to lose some of its defensive mojo during a three-week COVID-19 pause. The rotations, ... Read more

by Paris Goodnight, Sunday, April 4, 2021 12:00 am

Local

Spirit of Rowan: Ryan Stowe, the only Black criminal defense attorney in Salisbury, is growing his law practice

Ryan Stowe’s original plan of getting into politics didn’t work out the way he thought it might, but he quickly pivoted into a more promising ... Read more

by Paris Goodnight, Sunday, March 28, 2021 12:00 am

College

Indiana ousts NC State women in regional final

By DOUG FEINBERG AP Basketball Writer SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Teri Moren grew up near Indiana’s campus and readily admits she went to men’s basketball ... Read more

by Paris Goodnight, Sunday, March 28, 2021 12:00 am

Guest columns

Leonard Pitts: A model of policing we too seldom see

We need to talk about what happened last week when police confronted a mentally disturbed man at a convenience store near Washington, D.C. They helped ... Read more

by Paris Goodnight, Sunday, March 28, 2021 12:00 am

Racing

Ty Gibbs looking for another surprise NASCAR victory

By JENNA FRYER AP Auto Racing Writer CHARLOTTE (AP) — Ty Gibbs understands why some struggle to grasp how an 18-year-old without a single minute ... Read more

by Paris Goodnight, Saturday, March 13, 2021 12:00 am

College

Cunane, No. 3 NC State women avoid upset, reach today’s ACC title game

By STEVE REED AP Sports Writer GREENSBORO (AP) — North Carolina State coach Wes Moore is thrilled to be back in the Atlantic Coast Conference ... Read more

by Paris Goodnight, Sunday, March 7, 2021 12:00 am

Nation/World

Senate Democrats strike deal on jobless aid, move relief bill closer to approval

By ALAN FRAM Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate leaders and moderate Democratic Sen. Joe Manchin struck a deal late Friday over emergency jobless benefits, ... Read more

by Paris Goodnight, Saturday, March 6, 2021 12:00 am

College

Georgia Tech ends 14-game losing skid against Duke with overtime victory

ATLANTA (AP) — Moses Wright scored 29 points and grabbed two of his 14 rebounds in the final 35 seconds, and Georgia Tech snapped a ... Read more

by Paris Goodnight, Wednesday, March 3, 2021 12:00 am

Coronavirus

Update: FDA follows advisers’ recommendation, OKs single-shot COVID-19 vaccine from J&J

By LAURAN NEERGAARD and MATTHEW PERRONE Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. is getting a third vaccine to prevent COVID-19, as the Food and ... Read more

by Paris Goodnight, Saturday, February 27, 2021 12:00 am

Racing

Ty Gibbs stuns grandfather, wins in first career NASCAR race

By JENNA FRYER AP Auto Racing Writer DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Joe Gibbs celebrated his first NASCAR victory as a grandfather, watching from the ... Read more

by Paris Goodnight, Sunday, February 21, 2021 12:00 am

Education

CDC: Strong evidence in-person schooling can be done safely

By COLLIN BINKLEY and MIKE STOBBE Associated Press The nation’s top public health agency said Friday that in-person schooling can resume safely with masks, social ... Read more

by Paris Goodnight, Saturday, February 13, 2021 12:00 am

Elections

Trump lawyers argue impeachment based on ‘hatred,’ not facts

By ERIC TUCKER, LISA MASCARO and MARY CLARE JALONICK Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump’s impeachment lawyers accused Democrats of waging a campaign of ... Read more

by Paris Goodnight, Saturday, February 13, 2021 12:00 am

Sports

Panthers new GM Fitterer plans to ‘be in on every deal’

By STEVE REED AP Sports Writer CHARLOTTE   (AP) — Scott Fitterer says he plans to “be in on every deal” as he takes over as ... Read more

by Paris Goodnight, Saturday, January 23, 2021 12:00 am

College

UMass Lowell no match for Wolfpack

Associated Press UNCASVILLE, Conn. — Devon Daniels scored 18 points, Cam Hayes and Jericole Hellems each had 17 points and North Carolina State beat UMass ... Read more

by Paris Goodnight, Friday, December 4, 2020 12:00 am

Sports

McCaffrey not only star to suffer injuries as toll mounts in NFL yet again

By SCHUYLER DIXON AP Pro Football Writer ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — From the season-altering to the bizarre, injuries are playing their traditionally significant role in ... Read more

by Paris Goodnight, Wednesday, November 11, 2020 12:00 am

Elections

Cunningham outraises Tillis, enters October with less cash

By BRYAN ANDERSON Associated Press/Report for America RALEIGH (AP) — North Carolina Republican Sen. Thom Tillis has entered the home stretch of his competitive and ... Read more

by Paris Goodnight, Saturday, October 17, 2020 12:00 am

College

Beal-Smith rushes for 3 TDs as Wake Forest thrashes Campbell 66-14

By BOB SUTTON Associated Press WINSTON-SALEM (AP) — Christian Beal-Smith ran for three touchdowns and Donavon Greene returned a kickoff 96 yards for a touchdown ... Read more

by Paris Goodnight, Saturday, October 3, 2020 12:00 am

News

Celtics take big lead and hold on to top Heat 117-106

By TIM REYNOLDS AP Basketball Writer LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Getting big leads has been relatively easy for the Boston Celtics in these ... Read more

by Paris Goodnight, Sunday, September 20, 2020 12:00 am

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