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Salisbury tattoo studio to offer beer to patrons
It may perhaps be the only tattoo studio in North Carolina allowed to sell beer to customers.
Tue Dec 17, 2013
Suspects ID'd in incident that led to school lockdowns
The Spencer Police Department released the names of three individuals arrested on Monday in connection with the incidents that led to the lockdowns of three North Rowan schools.
Sun Dec 15, 2013
The Greenville News
Engagement: Hannah Thompson & Josh Honeycutt
He is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Steve Honeycutt of Spencer, North Carolina. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Helen Hannah and the late Gene Hannah of Calhoun, Georgia and Mary Lou Thompson and the late Oliver Thompson of Raleigh, North Carolina.
Sat Dec 14, 2013
Demographer sees megalopolis along I-85
Urban sprawl could take on a whole new meaning for the Triad and central North Carolina if projected housing and population growth patterns come to fruition by 2050.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Salisbury Woman Tells Police Someone Stole Her Drugs
The incident happened at the intersection of Oakhurst Drive and Independence Drive.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
PPT Hosts Bob Fosse-Style Master Dance Class Tonight
Piedmont Players Theatre announces a Bob Fosse style MASTER DANCE CLASS set for tonight, December 10, 2013 7pm-9pm at the Norvell Theater, 135 E. Fisher St., Salisbury, NC.
Jacksonville Daily News
N.C. Guard Aviators, HART Rescue stranded climber in Tenn.
A distress call went out early Friday morning concerning a climber who had become stranded on a cliff 300 feet above the ground at Margarette Falls, in East Tennessee.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Knoxville News Sentinel
Hiker stranded on Greene County ledge identified
The hiker stranded overnight late last week while on a cliff at Margarette Falls in Greene County has been identified as Eric Farris of Ohio.
Man shot to death in car on Brenner Avenue; second shooting within 8 hours
According to police, officers were called to the intersection of Old Wilkesboro Rd and Brenner Avenue in reference to shots fired.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Car involved in local man's shooting found in Alexander Co.
The Alexander County Sheriff's Office has joined the search for a man wanted in connection to the shooting of a volunteer Salisbury firefighter after the suspect car was found in Alexander County.
The Charlotte Observer
Salisbury license plate agency moves next week
SALISBURY The N.C. Division of Motor Vehicles says the license plate agency in Salisbury is moving next week and will be closed Monday.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Jacksonville Daily News
NC man shot in head after confronting burglar
Authorities in Rowan County are searching for a suspect after a man was shot in the head after he apparently encountered a burglar at his home.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Abrams to judge non-fiction competition
Wilmington author Hanna Dela Cruz Abrams will be final judge for the 2014 Rose Post Creative Non-Fiction Competition, sponsored by the North Carolina Writers' Network.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Lee Street Theatre to Present World Premiere of ORNAMENTAL, 12/6-8
Lee Street theatre in Salisbury, NC presents the WORLD PREMIERE Staged Reading of OrnaMENTAL by Jenny Hubbard, Directed by Marla Brown.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Police: Man threatened to "hog tie" girlfriend during assault, kidnapping
A Salisbury man with a record involving fights with his girlfriend is in jail, now charged with assault and kidnapping after a fight on Monday night.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
Young NC kids learn about bullying in class
In this photo taken on Nov. 6, 2013, 'Puppy,' a main character in the Second Step program, is displayed with a badge telling students to take a stand against bullying during a session at Koontz Elementary School in Salisbury, N.C. For the past several weeks, Second Step's three teachers - Lea Silverburg, Ellen Huffman and Elizabeth Lattimore - have ... (more)
Labor's "Surrender Monkeys"-23,000 People Have Applied For 600 Low-Wage Positions
One needs to eat. Of the 204,000 jobs the American economy created last month, how many were good paying, livable wage jobs? It's American workers that are losing while our politicians squabble over what other safety net programs need to be cut and by how much, workers will take whatever's available for work.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
The Charlotte Observer
Booming NC home schools face little scrutiny
The Home School Legal Defense Association classifies 25 states as having little or no regulation of home schooling, 20 as having moderate regulation and five Northeastern states as having high regulation.
North Carolina Writers' Network announces creative nonfiction competition
"I just thought we were the most privileged group of people who ever lived," longtime columnist Rose Post once said of her years working for the Salisbury Post.