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Friday newspaper deliveries may be delayed

The Salisbury Post asks its subscribers to please be patient Friday morning as our carriers are out making newspaper deliveries. Road conditions may result in ... Read more

3 days ago by Staff Report.

Tonight’s Bright Star Theatre performance rescheduled to March 10

Bright Star Touring Theatre performance of “Let It Shine: The American Civil Rights Movement 1955-1968” at Rowan Public Library headquarters, scheduled for tonight, has been ... Read more

3 days ago by Staff Report.

Event planned to empower women

Women Embracing Excellence, Pink Chair Parley, and Gemstones & COMPASS Leadership Academy plan Women’s Talk It Up on Saturday. Talk It Up is a series ... Read more

3 days ago by Staff Report.

Missing man found safe

WOODLEAF — Austin Reed of Woodleaf, who was reported missing Tuesday, was located by deputies in Burke County around 8 p.m. Wednesday. Reed was located ... Read more

3 days ago by Staff Report.

Meet the cast of PPT’s youth production of Romeo & Juliet

Opens Friday at the Norvell Theater Feb. 21-22 and 28-29   Moira Avery, grade 8: Apothecary. Salisbury Academy Xander Bauder, grade 10: Benvolio. Home School ... Read more

3 days ago by Post Lifestyles.

Rowan weather: Snow this afternoon

Chances are good we will have snow today, but not too much. The problems arise overnight, when wet roads may freeze, with a low of ... Read more

3 days ago by Deirdre Smith.

Schools closing 2 hours early

Rowan Salisbury Schools  will be dismissing 2 hours early today, Feb 20, 2020. Lunches will be provided. And again, all after-school activities are canceled. Staff ... Read more

3 days ago by Staff Report.

Democrats running for state Senate talk legislature’s role in Confederate monuments

By Liz Moomey liz.moomey@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — In the Democratic primary for N.C. Senate District 33, one candidate wants to start over with a law that ... Read more

4 days ago by Liz Moomey.

Duke University doubles office space at NC Research Campus in Kannapolis

KANNAPOLIS — As downtown development in the city continue to sprout, the Duke Clinical and Translational Science Institute at the North Carolina Research Campus is ... Read more

4 days ago by Natalie Anderson.

East Spencer’s Alisa Russell continues to be inspired, inspire others

By Shavonne Walker shavonne.walker@salisburypost.com EAST SPENCER — Alisa Russell has lived her life like the poem, “The Dash,” which highlights living a life of purpose ... Read more

4 days ago by Shavonne Walker.

Fifth-graders get to enjoy state symphony during Catawba performance

By Carl Blankenship carl.blankenship@salisburypost.com SALISBURY – On Wednesday every fifth-grader in Rowan-Salisbury Schools got to see one of the state’s elite orchestras. The annual education ... Read more

4 days ago by Carl Blankenship.

Educators say parents should start thinking about pre-K now for 2020-2021

SALISBURY – Parents need to start thinking about getting their children into pre-K now, says Rowan-Salisbury Schools Director of Early Learning Kelly Street. And while ... Read more

4 days ago by Carl Blankenship.

Local artist speaks to high school students about his life and art

SPENCER – North Rowan High School art and drama students had the chance to sit down with local artist Jae Wheeler on Feb. 11 in the ... Read more

4 days ago by Post Education.

Opening reception for ‘Art in Nature’ Friday

Opening reception for photographic art exhibit Friday at the Salisbury Business Center Feb. 21 • 6-8 p.m. Live acoustic music by Samantha Gabrielle The Salisbury ... Read more

4 days ago by Post Lifestyles.

N.C. Transportation Museum Hosts Pirate Day Feb. 29

Saturday, Feb. 29 A pirate invasion of the N.C. Transportation Museum takes place February 29, during Pirate Day!  Visitors are encouraged (but not required) to ... Read more

4 days ago by Post Lifestyles.

LSt and St. Thomas Players present ‘The Trip to Bountiful’

By Rod Oden, LSt Feb. 27-29 and March 5-7 Have you heard it said, “You can’t go home again? In St. Thomas Players’ coming production ... Read more

4 days ago by Post Lifestyles.

Local arts & entertainment news Feb. 20-26

  TONIGHT: Carolina Artists host open demonstration — Feb 20 • 6:30 pm: Brandon Henrie presents introduction to watercolor painting, including still life demonstration. For ... Read more

4 days ago by Post Lifestyles.

Roundabout: What’s happening Feb. 20-26

Night Life Mean Mug coffee Co., 110 N Main St. — Tonight: Feb 20: College Night Open Stage 7-10 pm Music, Stand-Up, Poetry. Friday Feb ... Read more

4 days ago by Post Lifestyles.

Education briefs: RCCC appoints new HR, governance leaders

SALISBURY – The Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Board of Trustees recently appointed two chief officers to the College’s executive leadership team. Nekita Eubanks has been appointed ... Read more

4 days ago by Post Education.

Local pain clinic works to combat opioid crisis among veterans

SALISBURY — In an effort to help tackle the opioid crisis, one local pain management clinic is using strategies to help chronic opioid users, particularly ... Read more

4 days ago by Natalie Anderson.

Shoutouts

Mary Frances McCullough, of Salisbury, was named to the Dean’s List at Appalachian State University. Corbin James Moss, of Salisbury, was named to the Dean’s ... Read more

4 days ago by Post Education.

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.

Census specialist asks for city’s aid to get everyone counted

By Liz Moomey liz.moomey@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — The U.S. Census Bureau has a goal — to count everyone — partnership specialist Peter Sabo told the city ... Read more

4 days ago by Liz Moomey.

‘We’re putting you in an ambulance’: Man rescued after falling 75 feet from I-85 bridge

By Shavonne Walker shavonne.walker@salisburypost.com SPENCER — Jeremiah Cribb shouldn’t be alive, his rescuers say, but the 24-year-old Concord man walked away from a 75-foot fall ... Read more

4 days ago by Shavonne Walker.

Sheriff looking for missing Woodleaf man

WOODLEAF  — The Rowan County Sheriff’s Office took a report of a missing person Tuesday who was last seen on Sunday, Feb. 16. Austin Scott ... Read more

4 days ago by Staff Report.

UPDATE: Winter Weather Advisory Thursday; Rowan weather: Clouds might bring snow tomorrow

UPDATE: Rowan County is under a Winter Weather Advisory from 10 a.m. Thursday to midnight. Moisture returning from the south into a cold airmass on ... Read more

4 days ago by Deirdre Smith.

Elections board to consider adding Sunday early voting

By Liz Moomey liz.moomey@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — The Rowan County Board of Elections meeting room was filled Tuesday afternoon with a question for members: Would they ... Read more

5 days ago by Liz Moomey.

North Rowan Elementary celebrates national and local leaders in Black History Month Gala

SPENCER – North Rowan Elementary School students highlighted some of the most important moments from history and locals at its fourth-annual Black History Month Gala. ... Read more

5 days ago by Carl Blankenship.

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