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Mark Wineka/Salisbury Post    Activities Director Kim Crowley, right, congratulates members of Bible Methodist Church for being named Autumn Care's "Volunteers of the Year." Members of the church have been conducting a weekly church service at the nursing home for 20 years.

Bible Methodist group named ‘Volunteers of the Year’ at Autumn Care

Monday, March 30, 2015 12:00 am

By Mark Wineka SALISBURY — Lois Miller retired from Collins & Aikman in 1994, and she soon ... Read more | Add your comment

Front: Frankie Morrow, 2nd row: Jerry Sifford,  Gene Davis, and Clarence Shuford, in back is Walt Sifford.  These men went to elementary school at the Shuford Elem show behind them in Granite Quarry. They then went to Dunbar High and in 1969 were the first black football players at East Rowan High. photo by Wayne Hinshaw, for the Salisbury Post

Wineka column: The kids from Shuford School

Sunday, March 29, 2015 12:10 am

GRANITE QUARRY — When they reminisced about Shuford Memorial School — called Granite Quarry Colored School earlier in ... Read more | Add your comment

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Spectators wave as the Livingstone College men's basketball team approaches during Saturday's parade, celebrating the team's back-to-back conference championships.

Back-to-Back Champs: Parade, ceremony honor Livingstone men’s basketball team’s second straight CIAA victory

Sunday, March 29, 2015 12:05 am

By Hugh Fisher SALISBURY – The clear blue sky and spring flowers seemed out of place with ... Read more | Add your comment

Community Calendar April 2015

Monday, March 30, 2015 12:15 am

April is  National Humor Month National Pecan Month International Guitar Month Keep America Beautiful Month National Poetry Month Lawn and Garden Month   National Doctors ... Read more | Add your comment

Faith Road renaming scheduled for Thursday

Monday, March 30, 2015 12:10 am

By Josh Bergeron A road renaming ceremony to honor Faith native and legendary public servant Eugene McCombs on his hometown’s namesake road is scheduled ... Read more | Add your comment


‘Morally bankrupt’ indictment of couple isn’t enough

Sunday, March 29, 2015 12:00 am

The federal judge who sentenced Sandy and Casey Parsons to eight and 10 years in prison, respectively, Friday had a lot of things right. U.S. ... Read more | Add your comment

Darts and laurels (3-28-15)

Saturday, March 28, 2015 12:00 am

Laurels to Rep. Carl Ford and Rep. Harry Warren and all their N.C House colleagues who voted in favor of legislation this week that would ... Read more | Add your comment

Optimistic Futurist: As change speeds up, how will downtown look?

Sunday, March 29, 2015 12:10 am

For many years, 14 smaller “mom and pop” stores died each time Wal-Mart, Target and Kmart opened a new store. Between 1962 and 2013 alone, ... Read more | Add your comment

Patrick Gannon: Devil’s in the details on voter I.D.

Sunday, March 29, 2015 12:00 am

RALEIGH – Polls show a majority of North Carolina voters will be happy to present IDs before voting when photo identification requirements begin in 2016. ... Read more | Add your comment

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1. What model vehicle crashed through the front entrance of Innes Street ... Read more | Add your comment

New York City firefighters work the scene of a large fire and a partial building collapse in the East Village neighborhood of New York on Thursday, March 26, 2015. Orange flames and black smoke are billowing from the facade and roof of the building near several New York University buildings. (AP Photo/Suzanne Mitchell)

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Associated Press Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the ... Read more | Add your comment


Rowan weather: Chilly temps and rain for today

The only thing worse than a rainy Monday is a rainy Friday, ... Read more | Add your comment



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