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Darrell Blackwelder: Virginia buttonweed can be tough to kill

Earlier this week, I had a question from a homeowner having problems with an aggressive weed in his lawn. It was growing rampant in his ... Read more

1 week ago by Darrell Blackwelder.

Ester Marsh: We all need more respect, responsibility, honesty and caring

We all agree that we are living in some very trying times. And I am going to be open and honest with everyone. Nope, this ... Read more

1 week ago by Ester Marsh.

Christiana Lutheran Church to celebrate 150th homecoming

On Sunday, Christiana Lutheran Church will celebrate its 150th homecoming. The congregation was organized in 1871 by The Rev. Simeon Scherer with the families of ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Report.

Little 50th Anniversary

Rev. Ed and Brenda Arthur  of Salisbury, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Sunday, September 5, 2021. They were united in marriage on September 5, ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Watson family earns award for conservation efforts at Wetmore Farms

WOODLEAF — Conservation runs in the family at Wetmore Farms. Now they’ve got two awards to prove it. The farm, which spans about 450 rolling ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Ben Stansell.

Six-week online classes available for all ages at RPL

By Amber Covington Rowan Public Library SALISBURY — The library is celebrating Library Card Sign-Up Month during September and free online courses are available to ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Civitans honor Shari Graham with Hero of the Year

SALISBURY — Shari Graham, left, was recognized as the Ernest Curtis 2021 Hero of the Year on Thursday by the Civitan Club of Salisbury. Hero Award ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Mike Wilson column: That red clay Christmas

By Mike Wilson What I remember most about the Christmas of 1961 is seeing natural ice for the first time (at least, the first time ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Ester Marsh: Exercise can ease arthritis pain

Since I had a lot of great feedback on last week’s heel spurs column, one request was something more about arthritis and exercise. Is it ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

For author Woodson Harvey, back-to-school shopping and getting back to basics are things to savor

By Kristy Woodson Harvey Back-to-school shopping was practically a holiday in my childhood home. My mom and I waited for the hallowed supply list to ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Waterworks exhibit takes viewers beyond the surface

SALISBURY — Waterworks Visual Arts Center in Salisbury will present Beyond the Surface, a new exhibition opening Monday, Sept. 13. Waterworks invites everyone to the ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Darrell Blackwelder: Primrose weed has beautiful yellow flowers

One of the breakfast buddies at Richard’s BBQ brought me a flower one of her friends asked to identify. It was a beautiful yellow flower ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Darrell Blackwelder.

Doug Creamer column: Kimble

By Doug Creamer When my wife and I worked full-time, we rarely called each other. I remember calling her on 9/11. Phone calls to each ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

DAR promotes Constitution Week

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The National Society Daughters of the American Revolution urges Americans to reflect on the United States Constitution during this month’s annual observance ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Gotta Run: Magical run takes negative turn

Back in January 2015, hundreds of runners, volunteers, family and friends saw something that rated as one of the best runs, if not the very ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Carolina Artists Expo art show and sale returns

Staff report SALISBURY — The Carolina Artists Guild will hold its annual Expo show and sale Wednesday and Thursday from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Report.

4-H Extension agent recognized for accomplishments 

Laura Allen, Rowan County 4-H agent with N.C. Cooperative Extension, was recognized for an achievement during the 2021 North Carolina Association of Extension 4-H Youth ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Kysha Rooks: September is National Childhood Obesity Month

Obesity is a prevalent global issue, especially among the children in today’s incredibly fast-paced society characterized by digital devices, junk food, and physical inactivity. The ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Wildlife-friendly fall garden cleanup

By Sarina Dellinger Salisbury Parks and Recreation As we move into fall and the summer and wildflowers start to turn brown and produce seeds, think about ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Cody Craddock: Be prepared for storms of September

When most of us think of “tropical weather” we imagine a warm, sunny beach with crystal clear turquois water. What we often do not think ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Ester Marsh: Heel spurs might be your feet saying they need a ‘rest’

Heel spurs, which are bone spurs, are a bony growth formed on a normal bone. A lot of people think that bone spurs are sharp ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Ester Marsh.

Library notes: Two small things to do in September for big rewards

By Wendy Campbell Rowan Public Library SALISBURY — There are two small things you can do at the library in September to brighten your future: ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Ann Farabee column: The big reveal

By Ann Farabee • It was time for the big reveal: Pink balloons burst out of a huge box and began floating away. It was ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Gotta Run: Love Thy Neighbor events on tap

Sometimes we don’t get to do things the way we want, but then an opportunity arises. This is what has happened with the Love Thy ... Read more

3 weeks ago by David Freeze.

Putting on a show: After losing five goats in barn fire, beauty arises from the ashes

By Susan Shinn Turner For the Salisbury Post CLEVELAND — Sarah Moore was a city girl until she married her husband, Josh. Now they live ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Toi Degree: Tips to remember for National Food Safety Month

September is National Food Safety Month. Learn how to take steps to prevent food poisoning by following four core practices that will ensure you are ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Doug Creamer column: Faith and intolerance

By Doug Creamer I am a weather fanatic. For the last couple of days I have been watching the model updates on Hurricane Ida. Every ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Darrell Blackwelder: Now is the best time for seeding fescue

September and October are the best times of the year to seed cool-season fescue lawns. This narrow time frame promotes optimum root growth and development ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Darrell Blackwelder.

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