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Letter: Trump used power properly, didn’t abuse it

How could Hunter Biden, the son of then-Vice President Joe Biden, land a $1 million-a-year job with a company he knew nothing about? That raised ... Read more

1 week ago by Post Letters.

Letter: Local gyms should have recycling containers

Salisbury’s gyms and wellness centers have a problem with the lack of recycling options in their facilities. Neither the YMCA nor the Forum have recycle ... Read more

1 week ago by Post Letters.

Letter: Rowan Democrats should vote for Klobuchar

I would like to ask my fellow Rowan County Democrats to vote for Amy Klobuchar for president in the upcoming primary. I have supported her ... Read more

1 week ago by Post Letters.

Letter: Keep Rowan County’s landscape green, rural

Rowan County does not need the kind of growth that Cabarrus County has received. Do we really want the traffic that has came to the ... Read more

1 week ago by Post Letters.

Letter: Luckey faces court of public opinion after party

The police and the Salisbury Post seem to want to try Thelma Luckey in the court of public opinion, also known as the front page. ... Read more

1 week ago by Post Letters.

Letter: Sexuality of ‘Mayor Pete’ irrelevant to electability

I would just like to commend Stephen Roberts for his “Mayor Pete has much in common with past winners” piece in Sunday’s newspaper. It’s refreshing ... Read more

1 week ago by Post Letters.

Darts and Laurels: Davidson County plant will benefit Rowan, too

Laurel to the news that EGGER Wood Products plans to begin operation in Linwood by the end of the year. The company has already hired ... Read more

1 week ago by Salisbury Post Editorial Board.

Letter: Republicans can’t claim party of law and order

I always thought of the Republican Party as the “Law and Order Party.” No longer. Now, there is only one Republican I admire. He honored ... Read more

1 week ago by Post Letters.

Letter: Alexander constantly working hard for Salisbury

Many know Karen Alexander as the mayor of Salisbury, but to me she is a true pillar of the community. Alexander is someone who devotes ... Read more

1 week ago by Post Letters.

Josh Bergeron: If Concord wants a break, developers should look to southern Rowan

Imagine living in a county where the board of education strains to keep up with the deluge of incoming students and families, the population of ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Josh Bergeron.

Letter: Chamber of Commerce endorses $45 million bond referendum

As an advocate for the business community, the Rowan County Chamber of Commerce has taken an official position in support of the Rowan-Cabarrus Community College ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Letters.

Letter: Bullying won’t increase because of Knox-Overton merger

I always read Dr. Ada Fisher’s columns, as I find her to be a very intelligent, well-written person. I agree with her most of the ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Letters.

Editorial: Healthy Rowan County requires community buy-in

Health is more than weight, says Alyssa Smith, whose job will be to rally community organizations around a series of new goals ranging from housing ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Salisbury Post Editorial Board.

Letter: Better to renovate Enochville than close, build new later

Here we go again with Enochville School. I’m with the readers. We want to keep it. Can’t the people of Rowan County have a voice? ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Letters.

Leonard Pitts: Is ‘vote blue, no matter who’ the right answer?

By Leonard Pitts Vote blue, no matter who. That’s the fall election mantra of Democrats desperate to cleanse the White House of its current occupant. ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Opinion.

Letter: Association will have event celebrating women

Thanks to Deedee Wright for highlighting the 100th anniversary of women winning the right to vote in her My Turn on Tuesday (“Achievements of women ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Letters.

Steve Roberts: ‘Mayor Pete’ has much in common with past winners

By Steve Roberts Pete Buttigieg is still a long shot to win the Democratic nomination, let alone the White House.  Despite surprisingly strong showings in ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Opinion.

Cal Thomas: DeVos doubles down on education reform

By Cal Thomas I recently interviewed Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos, who claimed the president’s proposed $4.8 trillion budget includes “a significant step toward returning ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Opinion.

Letter: Shame on senators who voted for acquittal

To the senators who acquitted President Donald Trump in his impeachment trial: shame on you. Shame on you for allowing the president to break the ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Letters.

Sharon Randall: Take a ride on ‘Birthday Express’

By Sharon Randall Lately, I’ve spent a lot of time thinking about birthdays. Why? From the end of December to the middle of February, our ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Opinion.

Talkback, what online readers are saying about …

… Storm brings tornadoes, flooding, high winds There was severe damage along Irish Potato Road and Phaniels Church Road near Pless Road. Entire roofs were ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Opinion.

Quotes of the week: ‘Not us’

“This happens to other people, but not us” — Mike Brown, whose home was damaged by high winds and a tornado that touched down in ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Opinion.

Editorial: Stop board from ‘crying wolf’ about closures

As children, many of us learned some version of Aesop’s fable about the boy who cried wolf. The story goes that a boy watching the ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Salisbury Post Editorial Board.

Ferrel Guillory: Rising education narrows earnings gap

By Ferrel Guillory In the late 1990s, education data showed a widening gender gap in higher education enrollment across the South. Women exceeded men among ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Opinion.

Letter: Make the best of ongoing solar farm moratorium

The ongoing solar moratorium is important because Rowan County is developing rules and regulations for solar developers building in our county. The county’s current regulations ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Letters.

Letter: Partners in Learning staff show selfless dedication

My gratitude to the staff and administrators at Partners In Learning Daycare who stood outside at multiple intersections in high winds and rain during storms ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Letters.

Letter: Senators made mistake by not removing Trump

Donald Trump is an unindicted co-conspirator who has committed two major frauds in recent years. Our senators made a huge mistake by not removing him ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Letters.

Letter: Go outside, take a break from politics, Fox News

I made the mistake of reading the letter published by Randy Biggerstaff in the Post Sunday (“As a conservative, what it’s all about”). If there ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Letters.

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