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NC Literary Hall of Fame to induct five

SOUTHERN PINES — Five writers — a beloved poet, novelist, scholar and literary citizen; the author of a literary blockbuster; an award-winning chronicler of the ... Read more

4 days ago by Staff Report.

Rowan Museum History Club presents ‘Hollywood Goes to War’

Monday, February 24 the Rowan Museum and Rowan Public Library announce a History Club meeting at 7 p.m. in the Stanback Room of the Rowan ... Read more

4 days ago by Post Lifestyles.

Gala to celebrate women’s right to vote March 7

Submitted   A Century of Women’s Suffrage is something to celebrate and the American Association of University Women (AAUW) will hold a Gala on Saturday, ... Read more

4 days ago by Post Lifestyles.

Eat heart healthy during heart month

By Deirdre Parker Smith deirdre.smith@salisburypostcom While we’re thinking about hearts — having just celebrated Valentine’s Day — let’s talk about heart healthy, because February is ... Read more

6 days ago by Deirdre Smith.

Your Ellis Island stories wanted

Most Americans can trace their ancestry back to immigrants, and many — some 40% of us — have ancestors who entered the country through Ellis ... Read more

1 week ago by Post Lifestyles.

Beaver/Overman 5th Generation

Parker James Coe was born on January 18, 2020 to Brooklyn Davis and James (CJ) Coe. Parker is the 5th Generation on his great-grandmother’s side, ... Read more

1 week ago by Post Lifestyles.

Lowe-Shuping Engagement

Greg and Dawn Lowe of Salisbury are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Jocelyn Lowe to Logan Shuping. Jocelyn is the granddaughter of ... Read more

1 week ago by Post Lifestyles.

Smith-Harris Engagement

Robert and Susan Smith of Salisbury are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Alyssa Lynne Smith, to Phillip Nelson Harris, Jr. Alyssa is ... Read more

1 week ago by Post Lifestyles.

As city’s revitalization marches on, Old Armor celebrates grand opening

By Carl Blankenship carl.blankenship@salisburypost.com KANNAPOLIS — Old Armor Beer Company’s reception surprised the people behind it. In his wildest dreams, Co-owner Stefan Perrine said he ... Read more

1 week ago by Carl Blankenship.

Mack Williams: Concern for a little brown bat

The evening before had begun with rain, and an ever-increasing amount of lightning and thunder going through the night, becoming more the next day, even ... Read more

1 week ago by Post Lifestyles.

Freda Brittain’s key to longevity: church, family and a life of hard work

By Susan Shinn Turner for the Salisbury Post   TYRO — Jean Young’s comfortable sunroom is the perfect place for her and her mom, Freda ... Read more

1 week ago by Post Lifestyles.

Darrell Blackwelder: Act now to control chickweed and crabgrass

The only thing predicable about our weather is that it’s always unpredictable. Erratic temperature fluctuations and excessive rainfall have created problems with our lawn care ... Read more

1 week ago by Darrell Blackwelder.

People and Places Sunday, Feb. 16

Correction: Auditions PPT’s “A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum” auditions are Sunday, Feb. 23 from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m., 3rd ... Read more

1 week ago by Post Lifestyles.

Today: ‘An Hour with Horton Foote’ at Utzman-Chambers House

4-5 p.m. today Lee Street Theatre’s first season, way back in ye olde 2008 included ‘An Evening with Horton Foote.’ Directed by Jim Epperson, it ... Read more

1 week ago by Post Lifestyles.

Doug Creamer: Eagle Scout

  I went to my mailbox a few weeks ago to collect the routine deposits. There were bills and some junk mail. One letter that ... Read more

1 week ago by Post Lifestyles.

Roger Barbee: Everybody’s doing it

The morning’s ride on the stationary bike was damp and chilly this mid-February morning. However, what I saw in the world of birds on and ... Read more

1 week ago by Post Lifestyles.

Dr. Magryta: Coronavirus

The new and emerging coronavirus concern from Wuhan, China is not likely to play a big part in the United States because of our rigorous ... Read more

1 week ago by Post Lifestyles.

Native plants for the home landscape seminar at Agriculture Center

By Amy-Lynn Albertson Rowan County Extension Director The Rowan County Master Gardener Volunteers are hosting a seminar on “Native Plants for Home Landscape” on Tuesday, ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Report.

Lecture series at Hood features Eric Williams, PhD

Friday, Feb 21 at 7 p.m. Annual Bishop Alfred E. and Mrs. Mamie White Endowed Heritage Lecture Series on Friday, Feb 21 at 7:00 p.m. ... Read more

1 week ago by Post Lifestyles.

How does weather affect the park?

SALISBURY — Weather can be fickle, and this winter hasn’t been much of a winter. We are already starting to see a few buds swelling, ... Read more

1 week ago by Danelle Cutting.

Ann Farabee: The valentine

See the video at www.youtube.com/watch?v=bhIbIFXgD-Q   On that day, most teen girls at my high school were looking for – or hoping for – a ... Read more

1 week ago by Post Lifestyles.

Faith briefs Feb. 14-16

Gospel program at The Building CLEVELAND — The annual Gospel Program in honor of our parents William “Daddy Wee” Cuthbertson and Doris “Momma Doris” Cuthbertson ... Read more

1 week ago by Post Lifestyles.

An hour with Horton Foote at Utzman-Chambers House

Lee Street Theatre’s first season, back in 2008, included “An Evening with Horton Foote.” Directed by Jim Epperson, it starred the late Lou Murphy, with ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Report.

ESU hosts environmental talk by National Geographic editor

‘Anthropocene’ — Living in the human age Feb. 20 •  6:30 p.m. RSVP BY Feb. 17            The Salisbury branch of the English Speaking ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

PPT youth learn sword fighting to reenact Shakespeare’s classic tragedy ‘Romeo and Juliet’

By Reid Leonard, PPT Resident Director Feb. 21-22 and 28-29 One of the great love stories of all time. An age-old vendetta between two powerful ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

How a house unmade and made a family

“The Dutch House,’ by Ann Patchett, HarperCollins. 2019, 352 pp. By Deirdre Parker Smith deirdre.smith@salisburypost.com “The Dutch House” is and is not the biography of ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Deirdre Smith.

Local arts and entertainment news Feb. 13-19

Watercolor demonstration next Thursday Feb. 20 • 6:30 p.m. The Carolina Artists will be hosting a watercolor demonstration at the club’s monthly meeting at 6:30 ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Lifestyles.

Bestsellers (2-13-20)

Rowan bestsellers South Main Book Co. 1. Everybody was Happy, by Hap Roberts. 2. The Unwilling, by John Hart (preorders). 3. Confederate States Military Prison, ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Deirdre Smith.

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