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Mark Wineka/Salisbury Post    Anne Wilson, sister of the late Bill Harter, reads a diary Bill kept about his bombing missions over Tokyo in World War II.

Bill Harter and the ‘Piledriver’ created a buzz on V-J Day

Monday, August 31, 2015 12:10 am

SALISBURY — Anne Wilson says her late brother, Bill Harter Jr., was a man of few words. The ... Read more | Add your comment

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Yesterday: 1937 class at Granite Quarry School

Monday, August 31, 2015 12:00 am

This photograph, submitted by Randall Smith of Old Beatty Ford Road, shows a 1937 class at Granite Quarry ... Read more | Add your comment

JON C. LAKEY / SALISBURY POST Karli Stoops (left) and Nathaniel Carl work on their logo designs that they are creating for their class on Marketing. Rowan Cabarrus Community College Instructor Karen Lynden teaches a class on the Introduction to Marketing on the school's North Campus. The class was learning how the designing of logos help in the branding process for a product or service. Wednesday, August 26, 2015, in Salisbury, N.C.

College education significantly enhances wages, quality of life

Sunday, August 30, 2015 12:10 am

Last October, Patrick Magna found himself at a crossroads in life when he lost his job as a ... Read more | Add your comment

Major Fibrant announcement scheduled Thursday

Monday, August 31, 2015 12:10 am

City leaders are hyping an economic development announcement scheduled for this week but providing few details about what’s to come. Fibrant — the city’s municipal ... Read more | Add your comment

Council, commissioners will honor Little League champs Tuesday

Monday, August 31, 2015 12:00 am

Mark Wineka mark.wineka@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — Salisbury City Council and the Rowan County Board of Commissioners will join forces Tuesday to honor the Rowan County team ... Read more | Add your comment

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Pro Baseball: Brooks adjusting, piling up strikeouts

Monday, August 31, 2015 12:00 am

Former Catawba pitcher Craig Brooks thought he’d thrown some heat, but he learned what serious heat was when he reported to the Chicago Cubs training ... Read more | Add your comment

Labor Day qualifying concludes, seedings set for tournament

Monday, August 31, 2015 12:00 am

By Dennis Davidson dennis.davidson@salisburypost.com Qualifying concluded on Sunday and seedings have been set for the 62nd annual Crowder/Dorsett Labor Day 4-Ball Golf Tournament at the ... Read more | Add your comment

Area Sports Briefs: Carson strong in Providence Invitational

Sunday, August 30, 2015 1:15 am

From staff reports Carson’s cross country boys team ran strong at the Providence Invitational in Charlotte on Saturday. The Cougars were seventh out of 32 ... Read more | Add your comment

Golf pro enjoying Salisbury’s ‘refreshing’ atmosphere

Sunday, August 30, 2015 1:04 am

By Dennis Davidson dennis.davidson@salisburypost.com As the Crowder/Dorsett Labor Day 4-Ball Tournament works its way through qualifying this weekend, Chad Campbell, head golf professional at the ... Read more | Add your comment

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Editorial: Ketner, Food Lion & Salisbury destinies intertwined

Sunday, August 30, 2015 12:13 am

The success of Ralph Ketner, Food Lion and the Salisbury community are tightly intertwined. That’s no news to longtime Salisbury residents, but the dynamic relationship ... Read more | Add your comment

Darts and laurels: NC teachers deserve better from legislators

Saturday, August 29, 2015 12:00 am

Laurels to the dedicated educators who awaited students returning to schools in Rowan County and across the state this week. They truly deserve our collective ... Read more | Add your comment

Steve Yang: We couldn’t have done it without hometown support

Sunday, August 30, 2015 12:24 am

By Steve Yang Special to the Salisbury Post From the players, coaches and families of the 13 young ladies that put Salisbury, N.C., on the ... Read more | Add your comment

Dr. Michael Bitzer: Inspiration from Shakespeare for election season

Sunday, August 30, 2015 12:19 am

With the start of school, some Shakespearean snippets on the silly season we are all suffering through in politics: Now is the summer of voters’ ... Read more | Add your comment

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Community Calendar September 2015

PLEASE TAKE NOTE: RECHEDULED: Town of East Spencer Board of Aldermen regular ... Read more | Add your comment

Submitted photo This medium-haired kitten is ready for a new home.

Pals with Paws: Looking for a puppy or a kitten?

This is a domestic medium-hair female that is very friendly. She is ... Read more | Add your comment

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Rowan weather: Good football weather

Oh, what a beautiful morning. Cooler than expected, we dipped into the ... Read more | Add your comment

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