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Alligator-related death reported on Hilton Head Island

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, SC- Authorities are investigating a death of a person involving an alligator in Sea Pines on Hilton Head Island early Monday morning, according to a local South Carolina newspaper.

FOX46CHARLOTTE.COM - 2018-08-20 16:55:00

New arrests made in Rowan County in ongoing, multi-state drug investigation

On Monday, surrounded by local, state and federal agencies, U.S. Attorney Matt Martin announced the new indictment, which included 15 new arrests. Martin wouldn't announced the specific locations of those arrested, nor their affiliations, but did make reference that much of the drug activity centere

WXII 12 - 2018-08-20 19:54:00

Confederate memorial splashed with paint in Salisbury

In September 2017 an organization, Salisbury Indivisible, sent city officials a letter requesting to have the Fame confederate memorial taken down.

WKRC - 2018-08-19 09:54:20

Clyde, Time Was: They came to Salisbury to seek their fortune - Salisbury Post

They came to town, rich or poor, by chance or luck, to find “a hypothetical force or personified power that unpredictably determines events, favorably or unfavorably.”

SALISBURY POST - 2018-08-19 04:00:56

INDECENT LIBERTIES: Former Rowan County teacher charged with indecent liberties with a student

ROWAN COUNTY, N.C.- The Rowan County Sheriff’s Office said it has charged a former teacher with three counts of indecent liberties with a student by a school guardian.Officials said they began investigating Jason T. Dellinger, 30, in July.Dellinger used to teach at J.C. Carson High School in China G

WSOC-TV - 2018-08-20 21:37:45

High school football, a cold-case arrest and a suspect charged in a deputy's shooting. Did you miss any local news this week?

High school football season is here. Prior to Friday night's games, we released our preseason rankings. Many of you were excited about where your team was ranked, some were not. For a look at what we saw entering Friday night's games, continue readinghere. The game stories are all in the sports sect

INDEPENDENT TRIBUNE - 2018-08-19 21:00:00

Racist KKK fliers placed around Salisbury neighborhood

Deputies said the fliers were put in plastic bags, along with a couple of rocks, apparently to add weight so the item could be thrown out from a vehicle.


Salisbury 'Fame' Confederate Monument Vandalized

In September, an organization known as Salisbury Indivisible sent city officials a letter requesting to have the memorial taken down, and moved to a museum or cemetery. Police have not identified any suspects in the vandalism.

WFAE.ORG - 2018-08-19 00:00:00

Nightclub employee shot during brawl at Music Factory

CHARLOTTE, NC (FOX 46 WJZY)- A nightclub employee was shot after a fight broke out at the NC Music Factory overnight, according to the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department.

FOX46CHARLOTTE.COM - 2018-08-20 11:57:00

Confederate statue vandalized in North Carolina

Authorities responded to a call early Saturday morning, and found the “Fame” monument covered in white paint, according to local reports.

THE HILL - 2018-08-19 12:22:00

Statutory rape charges against a teacher. A man who is missing. And a lip sync challenge. Did you miss any of our stories?

Statutory rape charges against a teacher at North Iredell Middle School involve alleged encounters with a foster child for whom she was a guardian, county officials said Thursday. The teacher, Christina Davis Jolly, of Trophy Drive, Statesville, is suspected of sexually abusing a 15-year-old boy beg

STATESVILLE RECORD & LANDMARK - 2018-08-19 21:00:00

Volunteers clean vandalized Confederate statue in Rowan County

The statue, known as "Fame," was vandalized around 2 a.m. Saturday, according to Salisbury city officials. Community members were spotted cleaning the monument for hours in the morning.


Rowan County United Way names Salisbury native Jenny Lee as executive director - Salisbury Post

“I am an intentional, deliberate individual who will hold this position with integrity and guide the organization for growth and becoming the leading resource for social service agencies in the community,” Lee said. “The strategic efforts to transition to the community impact model position Rowan Co

SALISBURY POST - 2018-08-19 04:00:08

BREAKING: Fame Confederate monument vandalized - Salisbury Post

Around 2 a.m. on Saturday morning, Salisbury Police were called out to the Fame Confederate monument at the corner of Church and Innes streets after a report of vandalism. Sometime during the nighttime hours, white paint had been thrown on the statue. No other details were immediately available.


Confederate statute marred year after sister memorial was moved

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WSLS - 2018-08-19 20:37:38

Police investigate after white paint dumped on North Carolina Confederate monument

SALISBURY, N.C. – Salisbury police are investigating after the Confederate monument “Fame” was vandalized early Saturday morning,according to WSOC.


CONFEDERATE MEMORIAL VANDALIZED: Salisbury residents concerned about racial tensions after Confederate monument vandalized

“It’s indicative of a deeper conversation,” Heggins said, “I think we all need to keep cool heads and not approach any of this with any kind of emotional motivation.”

WSOC-TV - 2018-08-19 01:58:33

Felecia Wesley: God often uses ‘chance encounters’ - Salisbury Post

No way are you driving back to Salisbury tonight! The lady said to me in total astonishment as we rode together on the charter bus after I told her I was driving back to Salisbury. It was Thursday night, the first day of a three-day seminar at the Cove, the Billy Graham Training Center in Asheville.


Letter: Create destination on Rowan side of Wil-Cox Bridge - Salisbury Post

We have all the best shopping, the most delicious restaurants, the friendly folks, the historic districts, Cheerwine — really the list is endless.

SALISBURY POST - 2018-08-19 03:12:53

Confederate memorial "Fame" in Salisbury vandalized

Salisbury Confederate Memorial “Fame” covered in what appears to be paint. Happened overnight, police investigating.pic.twitter.com/IdfxEAImWK— David Whisenant WBTV (@DavidWhisenant)August 18, 2018