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Waterworks chili drive-thru set for Oct. 24

SALISBURY — Waterworks will soon be able to welcome visitors back and has scheduled fall events that include a chili drive. “October is the time ... Read more

5 days ago by Post Lifestyles.

Doug Creamer column: He will be there

By Doug Creamer I went to two funerals in the past week. Two members of our congregation laid their mothers to rest. I can’t imagine ... Read more

5 days ago by Post Lifestyles.

Brian Tadlock wins SUV in Y Service Club Raffle

Brian Tadlock of Landis won the Y Service Club raffle on Sept. 12 and can take either a 2020 Ford Escape SUV or $18,000 in ... Read more

5 days ago by David Freeze.

‘August is for AniMEALS’ brings in pet food donations

“August is for AniMEALS” campaign raised over 2,469 pounds and 588 cans of pet food as well as 140 boxes of pet treats. AniMEALS contributions ... Read more

5 days ago by Post Lifestyles.

First Presbyterian will host Chapman programs Saturday

Dr. Gary Chapman, speaker, counselor and author of the internationally acclaimed “The 5 Love Languages,” will be visiting First Presbyterian Church Salisbury via Zoom Saturday ... Read more

5 days ago by Post Lifestyles.

Keep an eye out for aphids this fall

By Michael O. Fine Rowan Cooperative Extension When it comes to growing just about anything, there is one pest that rears its head time and ... Read more

5 days ago by Post Lifestyles.

Darrell Blackwelder column: Dogwood trees are now loaded with berries

Dogwood trees are well-noted for their seasonal display of showy spring blooms and fall color. However, these trees have a dual purpose of not only ... Read more

5 days ago by Darrell Blackwelder.

Going virtual: How the iconic October Tour was translated to a digital format

SALISBURY — For the past several months, DKM Media has been shooting pictures, flying drones and mapping out rooms digitally in order to transition the ... Read more

5 days ago by Ben Stansell.

Ann Farabee column: The next room

By Ann Farabee My goal: Deep clean a room each day until my house was perfectly clean. Yes, I had learned the term “deep clean” ... Read more

5 days ago by Post Lifestyles.

Fall 4-H programs — something for everyone

F all is almost here and it has me thinking about cooler weather, warm meals and fall decor. With those things in mind, I’ve been ... Read more

5 days ago by Post Lifestyles.

Gotta’ Run: I don’t know everything about running

I recently came across a website (factretriever.com) that specializes in little known facts. The list had 52 running entries and these are the ones I ... Read more

5 days ago by David Freeze.

Service Above Self Youth Challenge to recognize volunteerism

For the first time since its inception in 1995, The Service Above Self Youth Awards has changed to the Service Above Self Youth Challenge for ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Mack Williams column: Singing at Saint Paul’s homecoming

By Mack Williams For the Salisbury Post A couple of months ago, Tim Deal, of the church council of Saint Paul’s Lutheran Church (my home ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

The gym has saved Cindy Miller’s life

Recently, there has been lots of talk about gyms and the importance, at least in my circles, of why they need to be open. I ... Read more

2 weeks ago by David Freeze.

Darrell Blackwelder column: Fall webworms are making their presence known

In late summer, shade trees throughout the county are often covered with large, light gray, silken webs. Fall webworms enclose leaves and small branches in ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Darrell Blackwelder.

Morgan Watts column: Sampling hay

By Morgan Watts For the Salisbury Post Should I sample my hay and have it tested? The short answer is yes, and here is why. ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Library notes: Back to (virtual) school

By Chelsea Childers Rowan Public Library Students learn in several ways. Some students like online courses; while others prefer a classroom setting and some like ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Doug Creamer column: Living and loving

By Doug Creamer The temperatures were finally cooler last weekend and the desire to get outside and work kindled deep within me. I got outside ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Ann Farabee column: Ready to press pause?

By Ann Farabee I recently heard an account from a fifth-grade teacher about a student accidentally bringing the family’s remote control to school one morning. ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Clowning around: Local jokers come out of pandemic hiatus for a neighbor

By Carl Blankenship carl.blankenship@salisburypost.com SALISBURY – Salisbury’s local clown power couple had hung up their oversized shoes for about nine months, but they dusted them ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Carl Blankenship.

Sarina Dellinger column: Goodbye summer, hello fall

By Sarina Dellinger For the Salisbury Post While the autumnal equinox isn’t until Sept. 22, I am fully into the fall mindset. Those cooler temperatures ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Rowan Literacy Council event has plenty of ‘Hat-i-tude’

SALISBURY — A normal Kentucky Derby party involves mingling and sipping mint juleps to the sound of thundering hoofbeats. But during the year of COVID-19, ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Mancil-Griffiths Wedding

Emily Blythe Mancil and Collin Rhys Griffiths of Greenville, S.C., were united in marriage July 3, 2020 at Hotel Domestique in Travelers Rest, S.C.  The ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Darrell Blackwelder column: Sweet Autumn clematis has brilliant color

You may see a rather ornate vine coated in beautiful flowers cascading on trees and shrubs as you drive around the county. The vine is ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Darrell Blackwelder.

Exercising your options: Getting a good workout even if you’re not ready to return to the gym

By Susan Shinn Turner For The Salisbury Post   When the gyms shut down this spring, a lot of folks hit the great outdoors.   ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

David Freeze column: More information on historic Sloan Mill

It’s always fun for me when I get a large amount of feedback on a column or a feature story. Almost always, the story has ... Read more

3 weeks ago by David Freeze.

Library notes: What’s in my wallet? A state library card!

By Melissa J. Oleen Rowan Public Library Since 1987, Library Card Sign-Up Month has been held each September to mark the beginning of the school ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Gotta’ Run: Beginning runners class and other recent news

While most states are having regular races again, there are some limitations. Almost none of the big marathons will happen this fall. That means that ... Read more

3 weeks ago by David Freeze.

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