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Margie Heilig Young turns 100

Margie Heilig Young turned 100 years old on Jan. 9. She was born in Rowan County on Jan. 9, 1920 to Lucy Watson Heilig and ... Read more

1 week ago by Post Lifestyles.

Mack Williams: Remembering ‘Ernest T’ (Wesley L. ‘Wes’ Carter Jr.)

This isn’t about the late Shakespearean-trained actor, Howard Morris, famed portrayer of “Mayberry’s” Ernest T Bass. It’s about another talented “Ernest T” portrayer, the late ... Read more

1 week ago by Post Lifestyles.

David Freeze: Gotta’ Run

Once a Warrior, always a Warrior! I can’t begin to remember the first time I met Kevin and Ester Marsh. It seems like they have ... Read more

1 week ago by David Freeze.

Ann Farabee: The legacy

As I stood in the funeral home, it seemed the stories all centered around what she had done for others during her 99 years of ... Read more

1 week ago by Post Lifestyles.

Doug Creamer: God in everyday activities

  It’s not a very exciting day at my house today. I am busy doing the ordinary things of life. I am washing clothes, changing ... Read more

1 week ago by Post Lifestyles.

St. Luke’s Episcopal to present ‘lost chapter’ of church history on MLK weekend

SALISBURY — As part of its “Becoming the Beloved Community” series, St. Luke’s Episcopal Church will host Dr. Gary Freeze, professor of history at Catawba ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Report.

Dr. Magryta: back to sleep

Sudden infant death syndrome, SIDS, is a sad and serious disease that we still know very little about. One risk factor that has been nailed ... Read more

1 week ago by Post Lifestyles.

Hedges make good neighbors

High-density housing and other situations dictate the use of screens and border plantings of shrubs and trees for added privacy. Informal mass plantings of trees ... Read more

1 week ago by Darrell Blackwelder.

2020 is full of 4-H opportunities for youth

By Laura Allen Rowan County 4-H Agent Happy New Year! 4-H enrollment begins annually in January of each year, so now is a great time ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Report.

Faith briefs Jan. 10-12

Invitation to churches: Send a photo of your church, inside or outside view, to faith@salisburypost.com and we can add it to the rotation of art ... Read more

1 week ago by Post Lifestyles.

Rowan Museum presents: ‘The Rise and Dysfunction of Nazi Germany’

Jan. 14 • 7 p.m.  Tuesday, January 14 the Rowan Museum, located at 202 North Main Street, downtown Salisbury, announces a History Club meeting at ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Love can only conquer so much pain

“Holding on to Nothing,” by Elizabeth Chiles Shelburne, Blair Publishing, 257 pages, $25.95. By Elizabeth Cook For the Salisbury Post The characters in Elizabeth Shelburne’s ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Elizabeth Cook.

Bestsellers (1-9-20)

Rowan bestsellers 1.Tell Me a Story, by Cassandra King Conroy. 2.The Guardians, by John Grisham. 3. Everybody was Happy, by Hap Roberts. 4. Where the Crawdads ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Deirdre Smith.

Local arts & entertainment news Jan. 9-15

  Recycle your Christmas tree and your admission is free Through Jan. 19 ROCKWELL — Your house cat isn’t the only feline that loves to ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Make a New Year’s resolution to read

By Hope Loman Rowan Public Library When one thinks of making New Year’s resolutions, they usually revolve around something physical — eating healthier food, spending ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Report.

ESU speaker discusses ‘Finding Our Origins’

Jan. 23 • RSVP by Jan. 20 Seen the latest Star Wars movie? Come see the real thing as we look through the James Webb ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

15th Annual Oyster Roast benefits WVAC

Jan. 25 • 6:30-11 p.m. January 25 marks the 15th year of Shuckin’ for the Arts at the Oyster Roast inside the F&M Trolley Barn. ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Roundabout: What’s happening Jan. 9-15

Night Life Mean Mug coffee Co., 110 N Main St. —  • Tonight: Jan 9 – College Night Open Stage 7-10 pm Music, Stand-Up, Poetry. ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Shift your focus to veggie dinners for something different

By Deirdre Parker Smith deirdre.smith@salisburypost.com After those big heavy meals of the holidays, usually centering on meat, it’s time to take a break and replenish ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Deirdre Smith.

Roger Barbee: Resolutions

At this time of the year, I cringe a great deal. I cringe at the Christmas cards consisting of too many family photographs. I cringe ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Mac Williams: After-Christmas traces

  In keeping with the Church calendar, this column piece comes out one day before Epiphany (Monday, Jan. 6). Just a couple of days past ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Teri Shaw closes out her 2019 in style

By David Freeze for the Salisbury Post On New Year’s Day, Teri Shaw had two goals. The first one was to race the Resolution Run ... Read more

2 weeks ago by David Freeze.

Dr. Magryta: Forces affect immune function, baby food safety

Avoid endocrine disrupting chemicals If you have an allergic phenotype — a tendency toward allergic diseases like allergic rhinitis, asthma and eczema — then you ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Daniel Lancaster: Rowan offers family fun

The dawn of a new year brings excitement for change, growth and a renewed mind and body. Many people use the new year as an ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Ann Farabee: My Buddy

     The morning brought a beautiful surprise – snow covered ground. Our view through the front storm door of our home gave us ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Clubs January 2020

To update your information, email lifestyle@salisburypost.com Alumni Associations — Aggrey Alumni Assoc.: Sandy Ridge AME Zion Church • John Harris pres., 704-9696 • Ruthie Norman ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Support Groups January 2020

Listings based on last best information received. Confirm before attending. To update your information, email lifestyle@salisburypost.com Addiction — Celebrate Recovery, 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays. Christ-centered 12-step ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Kent Bernhardt: The forgotten virtue

  Now that we’ve set sail into another fresh year and already broken several New Year’s resolutions, perhaps it’s time to take stock of where ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

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