Catawba College will hold a public forum on the North Carolina judicial system and how the third branch of government works, entitled “Court Is Now In Session: Reflections and Understanding the North Carolina Judicial System.”
Salisbury-based Three Rivers Land Trust (TRLT) has been awarded a $545,500 grant from the North Carolina Clean Water Management Trust Fund (CWMTF) for the acquisition of a 250-acre conservation easement on Poison Fork Creek in Randolph County.
Looking ahead to National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, seven-time NASCAR Cup Series champion Jimmie Johnson will join NASCAR Xfinity Series drivers, representatives from Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina and hundreds of breast cancer survivors and their supporters to paint pit wall pink
Several of the most notorious child abuse to be prosecuted in Rowan County have a common element: the agency Prevent Child Abuse Rowan and the Terrie Hess House helped to get the victims out of danger and supported law enforcement in prosecution of the cases.
Seven months ago this week the name Rick Travis began appearing frequently in the news. The 66-year-old experienced marathoner, suffering from a cognitive impairment, went out for his daily run and hasn’t been seen since.
Livingstone College will host its first home game of the 2019-2020 football season on Saturday with the sixth annual West End Classic, which honors the community where the historic institution resides.
A fatal car crash early on Wednesday in Ohio involving the girlfriend of a Cleveland Browns player is having an impact in the Charlotte and Rowan County area. Petara Cordero died in the crash and was from Charlotte. Her boyfriend is Chris Smith from Salisbury.
A 36-year-old man charged with murder in Rowan County has died in his jail cell at the Rowan County Detention Center.According to Rowan Sheriff Kevin Auten, on Wednesday at about 8:15 am, inmate James Christopher Rife passed away of unknown causes.
Rowan-Cabarrus Community College is participating in the statewide Finish Line Grant program, helping to identify and assist students whose educational goals may be at risk because of financial emergencies.
Cabarrus County Government is holding a career fair to highlight public safety occupations, including law enforcement, paramedic/EMT and Emergency Management/fire.The career fair will be held on Saturday (Sept. 14) from 9 a.m. to noon on the 7th floor of the Cabarrus County Sheriff’s Office.
It was a hotly fought race and one that gained national attention. In a District 9 re-do, Republican Dan Bishop bested his Democrat challenger Dan McCready to win the seat. On Wednesday, well-known political scientist Dr. Michael Bitzer at Catawba College is weighing in on the contest.
Special memorial services were held across the country and right here at home on Wednesday to honor the memory of those who died 18 years ago on 9/11. In Salisbury, it was especially emotional for one attendee.
London’s Gfinity Esports Arena is set to host the start of the 2019 Formula 1 New Balance Esports Pro Series on Wednesday Sept. 11, pitching the world’s top esports drivers against each other as they represent all ten Formula One teams.
Fans seeking to kick their Bank of America ROVAL™ 400 weekend into high gear will have a golden opportunity to crank up the volume on Saturday, Sept. 28. Charlotte Motor Speedway will host a rollicking Rock the ROVAL™ party.
The Rowan-Cabarrus Community College library will host a special exhibit, “North Carolina in the Great War,” at its North Campus in Salisbury from Sept. 23-Nov. 14. The traveling exhibit is sponsored by the N.C. Department of Natural and Cultural Resources.
Kannapolis-based Rich Energy Haas F1 Team driver Romain Grosjean finished 16th while teammate Kevin Magnussen retired due to a hydraulic issue in Sunday’s Italian Grand Prix, the 14th round of the 2019 FIA Formula One World Championship at Autodromo Nazionale Monza.
Two Catawba College professors are among the more than 130 signatories of a letter published Friday in the high-impact journal, Science. The letter states that there is compelling evidence that banning trophy hunting would negatively affect wildlife.
Livingstone College President Dr. Jimmy R. Jenkins, Sr. has announced that alumnus and former vice president of Livingstone, Dr. Anthony J. Davis, is returning to serve his alma mater as senior vice president for Institutional Advancement/chief operating officer.
In conjunction with the 10th anniversary of the first participant enrolled in the landmark MURDOCK Study, the Duke CTSI Translational Population Health Research group has announced plans to double its clinical research space at the North Carolina Research Campus in Kannapolis.
Kannapolis-based Rich Energy Haas F1 Team drivers Kevin Magnussen and Romain Grosjean brought home finishes of 12th and 13th, respectively, in Sunday’s Belgian Grand Prix, the 13th round of the 2019 FIA Formula One World Championship at Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps.
Neighbors in Rowan County are taking a bold approach to deal with the overdose epidemic. County agencies have partnered to set up what’s called a Post Overdose Response Team, or PORT, to respond to overdose cases in an effort to help the revived victim to break the habit and get help
The Salisbury-based Three Rivers Land Trust has announced the recent awarding of two grants from the North Carolina Agricultural Development and Farmland Preservation Trust Fund totaling $944,200 to conserve two farms in Davie and Iredell Counties.
One of Salisbury’s most treasured parks renowned for its blooming flowers, tree species and water feature is undergoing maintenance for a near two-month period beginning in early September.The Hurley Park maintenance project will focus on dredging the pond and maintaining the fountain.
A Salisbury woman was nearly scammed out of $1500 after getting a phone call from a man identifying himself as a Sgt. the Rowan Sheriff’s Office and telling her she had to pay for outstanding warrants.