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Long-time Salisbury Post writer Ed Dupree has passed away

Ed Dupree, the long-time sportswriter for The Salisbury Post, passed away at the Kiser Hospice House in Salisbury on Tuesday, according to the paper. Dupree was also known as an avid runner and golfer and a coach for many youth with the Faith Flyers running team and as assistant coach of girls baske


Downtown Salisbury announces Christmas schedule

Downtown Salisbury, Inc., will host multiple events throughout the holiday season. Friday, Nov. 24, 2017 kicks-off the season with Holiday Night Out from 5:00-9:00 p.m. Carolers will stroll throughout downtown, while shops and restaurants offer extended hours until 9:00 p.m. The 100 block of East Fi


Salisbury Fire Department to celebrate 200 years of service

One of the oldest documented fire departments in the state of N.C., will celebrate its 200th anniversary with a historical marker dedication and a fire truck parade in downtown Salisbury, Friday, Dec. 8. Dating back to December 1817, 32 citizens pledged a total of $415 to start the process to purcha


Captain Lingle: Be wary of 'warm-up bandits'

Captain Shelia Lingle of the Salisbury Police Department would like to warn citizens not to leave their cars unattended while they are warming them up in the morning. As the temperature beings to drop in the fall and winter months, warming cars in the morning becomes common practice for some citizen

WBTV - 2017-11-24 13:43:44

Dr. Gary Chapman to speak at Rowan Chamber event

Dr. Gary Chapman, noted speaker, radio personality and author, will speak about the "Five Languages of Appreciation in the Workplace" at the Rowan County Chamber of Commerce's Power in Partnership (PIP) breakfast on Thurs., December 14, 7:30 a.m. at Trinity Oaks (728 Klumac Road). The Rowan County N

WBTV - 2017-11-24 13:50:02

Kannapolis unveils 2030 comprehensive plan

KANNAPOLIS - The City of Kannapolis hosted a public unveiling of the draft of the city's new 2030 comprehensive plan, Move Kannapolis Forward. Once adopted, the plan will guide decisions related to land use and character, transportation, economic development, parks and recreation, environmental prot

INDEPENDENT TRIBUNE - 2017-11-24 15:48:00

Kannapolis Christmas Tree lighting set for Saturday

A Kannapolis Christmas will officially kick off at Village Park with the Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony at 6 p.m., Saturday, November 25. The Celebration continues through the Christmas Holiday seasons with the Celebration of Lights and Winterland Express. The Winterland Express train runs every even

WBTV - 2017-11-23 22:25:26

'Tis the season for acquisitions

A number of stunning acquisitions in the tackle industry have taken place this season. Perhaps the most significant of all transpired earlier this year when Newell Brands acquired Jarden Corporation, which includes Berkley/Pure Fishing. While Newell Brands may not be known among fishermen, the compa

DISPATCH - 2017-11-23 14:29:18

Report: Robber said to bank teller 'you know what time it is'

After walking into a bank carrying a long gun Monday, the robber pointed the gun at a teller and said "You know what time it is," according to police. Monday's robbery at the Lakelands Federal Credit Union on Edgefield Street ended with a man in custody, charged in connection with the robbery - and

INDEX-JOURNAL - 2017-11-23 03:00:00

Police: Bank robbery suspect was wanted in McCormick robbery

The man arrested in connection with a Monday morning bank robbery in Greenwood was also wanted in connection with an armed robbery in McCormick, according to police. McCormick Police Chief Bo Willis said Adam Teon Settles was a suspect in a Friday armed robbery at the town's Food Lion. A former empl


2 dead, 1 injured in fatal accident on Sudlow Lake Road

car accident NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. (WJBF) - Aiken Public Safety has confirmed that two people are dead after a fatal accident on Sudlow Lake Road in Aiken. Authorities also tell us that one person is in the hospital with life-threatening injuries. The identities of the victims will be released once



Breaking news out of Richmond County crews are on scene of fatal car accident on Gordon Highway and Highland Avenue. The accident happened around 2:19 this morning near the Augusta Municipal Golf Course. Right now the Westbound lands are blocked at the intersection. We're told a white Dodge Charger


Deadly accident on Gordon Highway at Highland Ave.

Deadly Accident graphic UPDATE:RICHMOND COUNTY, Ga. (WJBF) - Richmond County deputies are currently on the scene of a fatal accident that happened on Gordon Highway at Highland Avenue. The call came in at 2:19 a.m. Wednesday morning and injuries were reported. The accident involved one tractor-tra


Body of 31-year-old found in Phinizy Swamp after hours of searching

31-year-old Jonathan Amerson went duck hunting by himself Tuesday morning and his family says that's the last time they heard from him. There aren't enough words to describe what kind of person Jonathan Amerson was according to his brother Robbie. A father, a close friend, and someone who loved bei

WFXG.COM - 2017-11-23 02:43:45

UPDATE: 2 killed, 1 injured in Old Sudlow Lake Rd. crash

A Grovetown man and a North Augusta woman were killed in a single-vehicle crash on Old Sudlow Lake Road. The crash happened at around 5:50 a.m. Wednesday morning. Twenty-year-old Kayleigh M. Daniels and Twenty-three-year-old Norris L. Scott were killed after the driver, twenty-one-year-old Khalil A.


Accident reported off Old Sudlow Lake Road in North Augusta

Police have responded to an accident near the intersection of Old Sudlow Lake Road and Belvedere-Clearwater Road in North Augusta this morning, according to multiple media outlets. The accident reportedly happened around 5:50 a.m. Wednesday near the intersection of Richland Road. The Aiken Standard


3 killed in Thanksgiving wrecks

Three people were killed in two related wrecks early Thanksgiving morning. According to the Georgia State Patrol, the first wreck happened about 3.15 a.m. on I-85 south at the Dry Pond exit. The second wreck happened a little later in the back-up from the first wreck. One person was killed in the

JACKSONHERALDTODAY.COM - 2017-11-23 18:37:15

Taste of Southern kicks off holiday season with food, drink and socializing

Q: What's new at Perry's Taste of Southern this year? A: There's always new food, and new restaurants are added each year. But this year for the first time we're adding "best of" awards. We'll award a "best of" for desserts, "best of" for savories and also a best presentation for the best booth. Q:

MACON TELEGRAPH - 2017-11-24 16:36:00

Thompson: Drain the swamp, indeed

It is hard to pinpoint exactly which set of accusations of sexual assault/harassment/misconduct against a man of power kicked off the "#metoo" movement because they're sadly becoming too many to keep up with. Maybe it was Harvey Weinstein. Maybe we can go back to Bill Cosby. Or maybe it was t

BARROWCOUNTYNEWS.COM - 2017-11-24 15:38:48

Almand: Should-a, could-a, would-a

The continuing theme that is threaded throughout my columns over the past decade is one of hope mixed with concern as it related to my fellow baby boomers' health. I've tried different avenues, diverse viewpoints, hoping that you, the reader, seeing the issue from this vantage point or that obser

BARROWJOURNAL.COM - 2017-11-24 15:35:53