Rowan County Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Road closings in downtown Salisbury to impact traffic on ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | WBTV

    ... Okey Dokey & Company General Store. In an unrelated road closing, the 100 block of W. Liberty Street near the Rowan County Courthouse and Sheriff's Office is also closed due to construction. Rowan-Salisbury Schools are closed for a third straight ...

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  2. in Re: Raymond Kyle AlessandriniRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | FindLaw

    ... F. Scarbrough, for petitioners. Appeal by Petitioners from order entered 7 April 2014 by Judge Mark E. Klass in Rowan County Superior Court. Heard in the Court of Appeals 7 January 2015. Michell Alessandrini, Ainsley Alesandrini and Vince ...

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  3. Sister: I watched Erica Parsons so Casey 'wouldn't kill her'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | WBTV

    Sister: I watched Erica Parsons so Casey 'wouldn't kill her' - WBTV 3 News, Weather, Sports, and Traffic for Charlotte, NC Several people, including family members, testified in federal court Wednesday in a sentencing trial for the adoptive parents of a missing Rowan County teenager. The adoptive mother of missing teen Erica Parsons, 39-year-old Casey Parsons, and Erica's adoptive father, Sandy Parsons, appeared in federal court to learn their prison sentencing for fraud.

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  4. Casey and Sandy Parsons to be sentenced to federal prison for fraud on WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | The Charlotte Observer

    Casey Parsons, left, and his wife, Sandy, leave the federal courthouse in Winston-Salem after being arrested on federal charges on July 28, 2014. SALISBURY The adoptive parents of missing Rowan County teenager Erica Parsons have a date in federal court on Wednesday to learn what sentence they will serve in prison for fraud.

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  5. Deputies suspect murder-suicide in China GroveRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    Rowan County Sheriff's deputies say they think a China Grove man shot and killed his wife before shooting himself. Investigators told local media outlets they think 47-year-old Steven Allen shot and killed 40-year-old Kimberly Allen before shooting himself in the head.

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  6. Fire displaces two in Gold HillRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 17 | WBTV

    ... to the call at 825 Wyatt Grove Church Road just before 1:30. At one point additional manpower was needed. The Rowan County Fire Marshal's Office investigated and determined that a lighting fixture shorted out. The homeowner tried to put the fire out ...

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  7. Tuesday update: crews working to fix power outage, emergency officials to meetRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | WBTV

    The good news for folks in Rowan County is that the storm brought more sleet than freezing rain, and sleet won't coat trees and power lines the way freezing rain will. Even so, slick roads caused a lot of accidents and some residents are dealing with power outages.

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  8. Group seeks descendants of soldiers imprisoned in North Carolina prison campRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | The Jersey Journal

    ... Prison Association The history of some of the final days of the Civil War was experienced here in Salisbury and Rowan County. As the federal troops entered our area fears were evident. General Lee had surrendered at Appomattox Court House just days ...

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  9. Sleet, freezing rain coat the Carolinas; roads are slickRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | The Charlotte Observer

    ... outages in the Charlotte region were Union County, which had 1,457 homes without power at 5 a.m., and Rowan County, with 983 without electricity. The Greenville-Spartanburg, S.C., area was harder hit with outages: 9,317 homes were without power as ...

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  10. More than 400 flights to or from Charlotte airport canceledRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | WBTV

    ... flight-tracking website FlightAware. Another 130 flights have been delayed. Streets and roads in Salisbury and Rowan County looked as if they were covered with snow Monday night, but looks can be deceiving. It was actually a thick coating of sleet ...

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  11. Children kidnapped by mother recovered safelyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 14 | WSOCTV

    Officials said two children who were kidnapped by their mother in Michigan were found in Rowan County, North Carolina. Akaiesha Yarger kidnapped her son Jaylen Dent, 5, and daughter Malaila Dent, 9, from their father, police said.

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  12. Rowan Co. school administrator suspended pending internal investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | WBTV

    A school administrator in Rowan County has been suspended with pay pending the outcome of an internal investigation. Director of Exceptional Children Dr. Crystal Vail has been placed on administrative leave, the Rowan-Salisbury School System announced Thursday.

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  13. Two men arrested in China Grove and Charlotte marijuana bustRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | WBTV

    On Wednesday February 11, local and national law enforcement reportedly watched as three UPS packages were delivered to two men in China Grove, NC. The Rowan County Sheriff's Office says agencies set up surveillance and saw the two men in a Lexus pick up the packages and put them in their vehicle.

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  14. Charlotte man, Kannapolis man jailed on $1 million bail on drug trafficking chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | The Charlotte Observer

    ... controlled substances. A total of 60 pounds of high-grade marijuana valued at $300,000 was seized in the case, Rowan County sheriff's investigators said. On Wednesday, authorities conducted a "controlled delivery" of three U.S Postal Service ...

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  15. Man hit, killed by train in Rowan CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    Man hit, killed by train in Rowan County The circumstances surrounding a deadly accident involving a train are under investigation. Check out this story on WCNC.com: Police were called to the scene at E. 11th and Lexington Avenue in Salisbury around 7:30 p.m. Tuesday.

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  16. New study on Southern lynchings brings up ghost of Rowan's pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | WBTV

    ... the Carolinas is low compared to other areas like Arkansas and Mississippi, but a high profile case happened in Rowan County in 1906 that stands as one of the most shameful chapters in American history. The Rowan Museum at the corner of N. Main and ...

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  17. On Salisbury visit, McCrory touts tax credits for historic preservationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | Business Journal

    ... this morning in Salisbury. He and Susan Kluttz , secretary of the N.C. Cultural Resources Department, were in Rowan County as a part of a cross-state tour to support the renewal of the historic tax credits. The state tax credits, which rebate up to ...

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  18. Governor McCrory, Secretary Kluttz stopping Salisbury Monday on behalf of Historic Tax CreditsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 8 | WBTV

    ... nearly $1.65 billion of private investment into North Carolina communities. Representative Carl Ford of Rowan County told WBTV on that if the credits are returned, "there will be provisions to stop the sale of the HTC as a commodity and local ...

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  19. Authorities catch teens throwing rocks at vehicles in RockwellRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | WSOCTV

    Rowan County investigators arrested two 14-year-olds who they said were throwing rocks at moving cars including a deputy's cruiser. One of the victims showed Channel 9 the damage to his car in Rockwell.

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  20. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | WBTV

    ... afternoon. SLED confirms two people were shot and killed. Nearly twenty drivers on the same rural road in Rowan County got an unpleasant surprise when their cars were struck by rocks, causing thousands of dollars worth of damage. Two 14 year olds ...

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