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Marsh Birth

Proud parents Billy and Nicole Marsh of Cleveland are excited to announce the birth of their daughter, Kennedy Grace Marsh. Kennedy was born on January ... Read more

1 day ago by Post Lifestyles.

Kent Bernhardt: Stir straws and spare tires

  I’m pretty sure modern civilization started to crumble the day stir straws replaced spoons. Well, it may not have been that exact day, but ... Read more

1 day ago by Post Lifestyles.

Mack Williams: Walls and spaces

The other night, visiting my son, Jeremy, daughter-in-law, Rose, and mother-in-law, Doris in Yanceyville, I glanced over from watching British TV (a favorite of Doris) ... Read more

1 day ago by Post Lifestyles.

People and Places Sunday, Jan. 19

Rowan Retired School Personnel At the January 15 meeting of Rowan Retired School Personnel, clothes were collected for the clients of the Rowan Vocational Workshop. ... Read more

1 day ago by Post Lifestyles.

Darrell Blackwelder: The Winter jasmine is out early this year

There is a yellow blooming shrub cascading in a landscape near St. John’s Lutheran Church in Salisbury. The profuse bloomer looks very much like our ... Read more

1 day ago by Darrell Blackwelder.

Dr. Magryta: Is snacking ok?

Is snacking a good idea? The simple answer is NO! There are many reasons why. Snacking is the process of frequently eating small volumes of ... Read more

1 day ago by Post Lifestyles.

Doug Creamer: What are you doing?

  People keep asking me, “What are you doing now that you are retired?” The truth is that I have been busier now than ever. ... Read more

2 days ago by Post Lifestyles.

‘You don’t think you’re going to get older, but you do’

Weighing the merits of aging in place vs. a community By Susan Shinn Turner for the Salisbury Post In the summer of 1966, my parents ... Read more

2 days ago by Post Lifestyles.

Ann Farabee: Be a greeter

I sneaked out early, before the family woke up. I was going to beat the crowd to the mall at a very busy time of ... Read more

2 days ago by Post Lifestyles.

New Hurley Park assistant has a passion for plants

Back in October, our Hurley Park assistant manager took a new position and we were left short on staff. We were lucky in the fact ... Read more

3 days ago by Danelle Cutting.

Training offered on using herbicide, respirators

By Morgan Watts Rowan Livestock and Field Crops Agent Anyone planning to apply the herbicide dicamba to Xtend cotton or soybeans or 2,4-D to Enlist ... Read more

3 days ago by Post Lifestyles.

Faith briefs Jan. 17-19

Roseman to deliver initial sermon CONCORD — Sondra Roseman will give her initial sermon this evening, Jan. 17, at 7 p.m. at New Beginning Church ... Read more

3 days ago by Post Lifestyles.

Library card lends itself to travelers

By Brooke K. Taylor Rowan Public Library Want to take a trip, but don’t have the money right now? Consider your library card a free ... Read more

4 days ago by Staff Report.

Roundabout: What’s happening Jan. 16-22

Night Life Mean Mug coffee Co., 110 N Main St. — Tonight: Jan 16: College Night Open Stage 7-10 pm Music, Stand-Up, Poetry. Friday Jan ... Read more

4 days ago by Post Lifestyles.

Martin Luther King celebration and Humanitarian Awards Sunday

SALISBURY  — Mount Zion Missionary Baptist Church of Salisbury will host the 43rd Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday Celebration and Humanitarian Awards Program ... Read more

4 days ago by Staff Report.

Symphony to showcase our state’s musical heritage

‘Come Hear North Carolina’ Near the end of this month local audiences will be treated to an exceptionally varied program of music inspired by our ... Read more

4 days ago by Post Lifestyles.

Imagination, love and hope fill ‘The Starless Sea’

“The Starless Sea,” by Erin Morgenstern. Doubleday Books. 2019. 512 pp. By Deirdre Parker Smith deirdre.smith@salisburypost.com Erin Morgenstern’s second book, “The Starless Sea,” comes eight ... Read more

4 days ago by Deirdre Smith.

Symphony’s family-oriented concert features Rowan County students

The Symphony’s annual family-oriented concert will again feature more than 100 members of the Rowan County 5th Grade Honors Chorus as they perform James Taylor’s ... Read more

4 days ago by Post Lifestyles.

Blackbeard to prowl the NC Transporation Museum

In 1718, the famed and feared pirate, Blackbeard, ran his flagship, the Queen Anne’s Revenge, aground near what is now known as Beaufort Inlet. Actual ... Read more

4 days ago by Post Lifestyles.

Bestsellers (1-16-20)

Rowan bestsellers 1.Tell Me a Story, by Cassandra King Conroy. 2.The Guardians, by John Grisham. 3. Wilmington’s Lie, by David Zucchino. 4. Wild Game, by Adrienne ... Read more

4 days ago by Deirdre Smith.

Pastor launching new book on finding success

Jody Almond, senior pastor of Transformation Church in Salisbury, has published a book, “Going All In: Finding Success Through Surrender.” He’s also the founder of ... Read more

4 days ago by Deirdre Smith.

Local arts & entertainment news Jan. 16-22

  Advance tickets required for the Parks & Rec father/daughter dance Feb. 1 Experience an enchanted evening between father and daughter, sponsored by the City ... Read more

4 days ago by Post Lifestyles.

Call for readers for Symphony’s multimedia performance of ‘Ellis Island: The Dream of America’

Call for readers Jan. 19 • 2-4 p.m. The Salisbury Symphony, in conjunction with the Phoenix Readers, will hold open auditions for seven readers, four ... Read more

5 days ago by Post Lifestyles.

Start the day right with protein

By Deirdre Parker Smith deirdre.smith@salisburypost.com These dreary, dark mornings call for something more than cold cereal or a banana. Do yourself a favor and kick ... Read more

6 days ago by Deirdre Smith.

Final notes: Organist Matthew Michael Brown taking lots of beautiful memories from his time in Salisbury

By Susan Shinn Turner For The Salisbury Post From an early age, Matthew Michael Brown learned the importance of community and relationships. He’s the son ... Read more

1 week ago by Post Lifestyles.

People & Places Sunday, Jan. 12

Carter Becomes 125th Leader of Oasis Shriners CHARLOTTE — A family tradition continued Jan. 4 as long-time Shriner Bill Carter of Blowing Rock became the ... Read more

1 week ago by Post Lifestyles.

Darrell Blackwelder: North Carolina weather confuses the plants

Our recent weather has been confusing to say the least. Cold weather one day, warm the next; with a few days of intermittent downpours thrown ... Read more

1 week ago by Darrell Blackwelder.

Birth, Sunday Jan. 12

Wyatt Thompson A son, Wyatt James Thompson, was born to Miranda and Derrick Thompson of Richfield on Monday, September 2, 2019 at Novant Health Rowan ... Read more

1 week ago by Post Lifestyles.

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