Salisbury Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Salisbury installing "smart meters" for water billingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | WBTV

    Salisbury-Rowan Utilities will begin upgrades to its water meter system within the City limits this week, according to a press release. Smart Meters, also known as Advanced Metering technology, allows for the wireless communication of water meter readings directly to the City.

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  2. Howard Platt to receive Lifetime Achievement Award from NSMARead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | WBTV

    Iconic local sportscaster Howard Platt is one of two to set to receive the National Sports Media Association's Lifetime Achievement Award at the NSMA's 58th Annual Awards Banquet, June 26 in Winston-Salem, according to a press release. Platt will be honored along with broadcaster Bob Miller, who retired in April after 44 years and more than 3,300 games as the television play-by-play announcer for the Los Angeles Kings.

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  3. Dustin MorganRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2017 | WBTV

    From Catawba College: Catawba College awarded degrees to 265 of its graduates on Saturday, May 13th and Dustin Morgan of Mocksville was one of the recipients. He says he feels fortunate to have earned his degree and confides that he has faced and overcome adversity to get to this point.

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  4. Sheriff: Fugitive captured in China Grove, drugs seizedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2017 | WBTV

    A vehicle stop in China Grove resulted in the capture of a wanted fugitive, according to the Rowan Sheriff's Office. On Friday, Master Deputy Andrew Rowland stopped a 2008 Saturn with a Texas registration plate that had been placed in the rear window.

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  5. Warrants: Blood found in car of murder victim that suspect was drivingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | WBTV

    Blood was found in the SUV owned by a woman who was the victim of a homicide in Rowan County, and detectives say the murder suspect was the driver. Donald Lee Frye, 50 of 12th Street in Kannapolis, was charged in what investigators say was the "brutal murder" of Sheila Godfrey, who was found dead at her home on April 28. Police say Frye and Godfrey were acquainted with each other through a distant family connection that existed at one point.

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  6. Man arrested for allegedly stealing downspouts in SalisburyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | WBTV

    Nathaniel Lee Lynn, 38, was wanted Thursday for two counts of misdemeanor larceny and one count of felony larceny. Officials said Lynn was arrested later Thursday afternoon by Canton Police after he was stopped for not wearing his seat belt.

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  7. PhotoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | WBTV

    Search warrants served at the home of a vocal animal advocate in Salisbury reveal a home full of feces, urine, dead animals and a neighborhood problem with rats caused by conditions at the home. When Master Deputy Patrick Schmeltzer of the Rowan Sheriff's Office went to the front door, he noted he could "smell the odor of urine, feces and dead animals coming from inside the residence."

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  8. Trees gone, sidewalk renovations to begin in downtown SalisburyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2017 | WBTV

    If you're thinking part of downtown Salisbury looks a little bare, you're right. City work crews have spent several days removing trees in the 100 block of West Innes Street to make way for repairs and renovations to the sidewalks.

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  9. Here's how North Carolina might spend $50 million to help sex trafficking victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | WBTV

    North Carolina could spend as much as $50 million to help victims of sex trafficking under a measure unveiled Tuesday. "I'm a survivor of human sex trafficking," Anderson, 30, told reporters at the General Assembly.

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  10. David Whisenant-WBTVRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | WBTV

    Law enforcement officers from the local, state, and national level were honored in Salisbury on Tuesday morning during the annual Respect For Law breakfast. The guest speaker was Rowan County District Attorney Brandy Cook who offered encouraging words of advice and shared Hall of Fame basketball coach John Wooden's "Seven Point Creed" about how to be successful in any endeavor.

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  11. Applications being taken for Leadership RowanRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2017 | WBTV

    Leadership Rowan class members commit one day a month to exploring the community and discovering what makes it distinctive, including government, education, business, human needs and the arts. Throughout the nine-month program, participants go on exclusive tours and have hands-on experiences, all with area leaders who take on the community's biggest challenges every day.

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  12. Salisbury ambulance T-boned on way to hospital with patientRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2017 | WBTV

    According to Salisbury Police, the wreck occurred around 1:40 p.m. at the intersection of Faith Road and Jake Alexander Boulevard.

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  13. Salisbury based LandTrust announces property acquisition in Montgomery CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2017 | WBTV

    The Salisbury based LandTrust for Central North Carolina has announced the purchase and protection of the Cagle Property in Montgomery County, according to a news release provided to WBTV. This 20-acre property is located on the Uwharrie River and adjoins 1,288 acres already owned by The LandTrust for Central NC, more commonly known as the Low Water Bridge Preserve.

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  14. Two convicted as habitual felons in separate casesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2017 | WBTV

    Two men were sentenced to prison terms in Rowan County Superior Court in two separate cases, according to a news release provided by Rowan County District Attorney Brandy Cook. Cory Damont Bolt of Salisbury was convicted of felony attempted larceny and he admitted his status as a habitual felon.

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  15. Deputies: Man wanted in Davidson Co double homicide may be in SalisburyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | WBTV

    A man accused of shooting two people in a double homicide in Davidson County may be in the Salisbury or Rowan County area, deputies said. According to the Davidson County Sheriff's Office, 34-year-old Kareem Jumal Henderson has two outstanding warrants for first-degree murder for his involvement in a double homicide in Davidson County on April 15 on West U.S. Highway 64. Deputies said the two victims were found with gunshot wounds.

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  16. Salisbury man convicted of attempted opium traffickingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | WBTV

    Levi Dewayne Pruitt of Salisbury was convicted this week in Rowan County Criminal Superior Court of felony attempted trafficking in opium and felony possession of cocaine, according to a news release. Judge Anna Mills Wagoner sentenced Pruitt to a minimum of 30 months to a maximum of 45 months in prison, along with a consecutive active prison sentence of a minimum of 8 months to a maximum of 19 months.

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  17. Salisbury woman jailed, accused of exposing herself in store parking lotRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | WBTV

    A woman who is seen frequently walking the streets of Salisbury was jailed on Thursday after exposing herself at a local convenience store, according to police. Angelina Melinda Marsh, 27, whose address is listed as "the streets of Salisbury," was charged with indecent exposure and jailed under $1500 bond.

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  18. Man charged in domestic violence incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | WBTV

    A Salisbury man has been jailed without bond as the result of a domestic violence incident that took place shortly after midnight on Thursday. Deputies with the Rowan Sheriff's Office arrested Darryl Lee Atwell, 46, at a home in the 3200 block of West Innes Street.

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  19. Salisbury based Land Trust buys Buzzard MountainRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | WBTV

    The LandTrust for Central North Carolina is excited to announce the purchase and protection of Buzzard Mountain in Montgomery County, according to a press release provided to WBTV. "This 45-acre property is an iconic county landmark, situated prominently on the side of Highway 24/27 and is the viewshed seen when driving into Montgomery County from Stanly County as you cross over Swift Island Bridge," the release says.

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  20. Sex offender charged in killing of Rowan County womanRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | WBTV

    A man was charged early Wednesday morning with murder in the death of a 53-year-old Rowan County woman, warrants show. Donald Lee Frye, 50 of 12th Street in Kannapolis, is being charged in the killing of Shelia Godfrey, who was found dead at her home Friday.

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