• 27°

News

Williams out as Livingstone’s football coach

By Dennis Davidson dennis.davidson@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — Very quietly, the Daryl Williams era has ended at Livingstone College. Williams, head football coach since 2013, covering seven ... Read more

3 days ago by Dennis Davidson.

Two injured after armored truck overturns on Interstate 85

By Shavonne Walker shavonne.walker@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — Two people received minor injuries Wednesday night after an armored truck overturned on Interstate 85, according to N.C. Highway ... Read more

4 days ago by Shavonne Walker.

Rowan weather: Clearing, but windy

The day will start with clouds, but then it will clear and we’ll have a high of 61. It’s going to be windy, though, with ... Read more

4 days ago by Deirdre Smith.

Passing the torch: K-Dee’s Jewelers closes as Barnhardt Jewelers begins new adventure

By Liz Moomey liz.moomey@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — Cathie Dietz and Debbie Barnhardt have a number of things in common. They both grew up in the jewelry ... Read more

4 days ago by Liz Moomey.

OK, Boomer: Cannon Ballers unveil mascot name

By Carl Blankenship carl.blankenship@salisburypost.com KANNAPOLIS – Fans asked, and they got their answer on Wednesday. The name for the well-mustachioed mascot for the newly renamed ... Read more

4 days ago by Carl Blankenship.

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.

Isaiah Woods delves into college experience early, with sights set on Stanford

SALISBURY – If you close your eyes as Isaiah Woods talks, you might think you’re listening to a seasoned social activist as he lists his passions ... Read more

4 days ago by Post Education.

Rowan Sheriff: ‘Fish arcades’ considered illegal gambling, to face shut down

By Shavonne Walker shavonne.walker@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — Six days ago, Salisbury Police charged D’Andre Anthony Curry with armed robbery after a pile of money found at ... Read more

4 days ago by Shavonne Walker.

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.

RCCC to partner on ’53 Ideas Pitch Competition’

SALISBURY – The Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Small Business Center will partner with other community college small business centers in the region to support entrepreneurship through ... Read more

4 days ago by Post Education.

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.

In “renewal,” Granite Quarry Elementary helps students manage emotions

By Carl Blankenship carl.blankenship@salisburypost.com GRANITE QUARRY – Emotions are messy, especially the emotions of young kids. Granite Quarry Elementary School began implementing Capturing Kids’ Hearts ... Read more

4 days ago by Carl Blankenship.

City acquires grants for Greenway connection

By Liz Moomey liz.moomey@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — Greenway construction to connect Catawba College and Kelsey Scott Park is anticipated to begin in April. The city has ... Read more

4 days ago by Liz Moomey.

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.

Shoutouts

Collegiate honors for Rowan County students: High Point University Dean’s List: Hannah Julian of Salisbury Abraham Long of Salisbury Pensacola Christian College Dean’s List: Ryan ... Read more

4 days ago by Post Education.

Suspect sought in Kannapolis robbery possibly linked to another robbery

By Shavonne Walker shavonne.walker@salisburypost.com KANNAPOLIS — Rowan County Sheriff’s detectives are looking for a man believed to have robbed two Kannapolis convenience stores within days. ... Read more

5 days ago by Shavonne Walker.

Rowan weather: Dense fog this morning

Rowan County is under a dense fog advisory until 10 a.m., and it is pretty thick out there. Be cautious when driving as visibility is ... Read more

5 days ago by Deirdre Smith.

South Rowan, Morgan practice moving students to off-site location in emergency

By Carl Blankenship carl.blankenship@salisburypost.com CHINA GROVE – Fire, tornado and lockdown drills are a common part of how schools stay prepared for emergencies. Less common, ... Read more

5 days ago by Carl Blankenship.

Planning Board gives its approval to 240-unit apartment complex on Statesville Boulevard

By Liz Moomey liz.moomey@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — A developer looking to add an apartment complex off of Statesville Boulevard received the Planning Board’s recommendation for rezoning ... Read more

5 days ago by Liz Moomey.

Blotter: Kannapolis woman living in shed charged with drug possession

By Shavonne Walker shavonne.walker@salisburypost.com KANNAPOLIS — A Kannapolis woman who was found to be living in a shed now faces felony drug possession charges after ... Read more

5 days ago by Shavonne Walker.

RSS talks next steps as Apple lease nears end

By Carl Blankenship carl.blankenship@salisburypost.com SALISBURY – The end is near for Rowan-Salisbury Schools’ second lease on Apple products for its students.  The district has been ... Read more

5 days ago by Carl Blankenship.

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.

‘Give everybody an opportunity’: Community college president pitches bond referendum to Salisbury Rotary Club

SALISBURY — There’s no need to for Rowan County to “stay poor” when opportunity is just a “yes” vote away, Rowan-Cabarrus Community College President Carol ... Read more

5 days ago by Josh Bergeron.

Board of Elections prepares for primary election

By Liz Moomey liz.moomey@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — With the primary election less than two months away and early voting closer than that, the Rowan County Board ... Read more

5 days ago by Liz Moomey.

Panthers LB Kuechly retiring after 8 seasons in NFL

By STEVE REED AP Sports Writer CHARLOTTE (AP) — Carolina Panthers linebacker Luke Kuechly is retiring from the NFL after eight seasons. The 28-year-old Kuechly ... Read more

5 days ago by Post Sports.

Cooleemee man charged with ID theft, accused of abusing company credit card

By Shavonne Walker shavonne.walker@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — The Rowan County Sheriff’s Office says a Cooleemee man allegedly racked up over $600 in charges on a company ... Read more

6 days ago by Shavonne Walker.

Deputies serve warrants on man for meth, weapon offenses

By Shavonne Walker shavonne.walker@salisburypost.com SALISBURY —  A Salisbury man faces felony drug and weapons charges after Rowan Sheriff’s deputies and probation officers went to a ... Read more

6 days ago by Shavonne Walker.

< Newer | Older >