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West Rowan High School Class of 1982 reunites - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

Submitted by Jerrie Osborne Burns On Saturday, Sept. 29, the West Rowan High School Class of 1982 held its 36th class reunion at the Millbridge Ruritan Club ...



West Rowan consolidation meeting draws small crowd - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

MOUNT ULLA — A small crowd kept West Rowan's community input session on a proposed school consolidation plan short and sweet. Only about two dozen ...



House fire displaces western Rowan couple - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By Mark Wineka. mark.wineka@salisburypost.com. MOUNT ULLA — A Wednesday afternoon fire caused significant fire and smoke damage to a western ...



West Rowan High graduation: 'Let's go see what we can see' - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By Mark Wineka mark.wineka@salisburypost.com. MOUNT ULLA — When Matthew Ramsay was 5, his “Pap” would round him up and say, “Let's go see what ...



The Path to graduation: West Rowan High School's Stacey Ketchie - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

MOUNT ULLA — West Rowan High School graduate Stacey Ketchie knows the meaning of hard work. At just 18, Ketchie was involved with her school's Future ...



Meetings about school consolidation start Tuesday - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

SALISBURY — Rowan County residents will have six opportunities in the coming weeks to learn more about a school closing and consolidation proposal that ...



Teenager charged with damage to West Rowan High School property - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By Shavonne Walker. shavonne.walker@salisburypost.com. MOUNT ULLA — A teenager walked nearly six miles to school to confront a teacher who had told ...



Reserve a seat in West Branch Library's history - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By Laurie Lyda. Rowan Public Library. Buildings are so much more than collections of carefully assembled brick, mortar and wood. They're products of ...



Rowan-Salisbury test scores released - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By Rebecca Rider. rebecca.rider@salisburypost.com. SALISBURY — The 2017-18 testing season was a rocky one for Rowan-Salisbury Schools. Few district ...



Blotter: West High teen cited for bringing knife to school - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By Shavonne Walker shavonne.walker@salisburypost.com. A West Rowan High School student was issued a citation for having a knife on school property.



Searching for something different: Principal of the Year Dr. Jamie Durant leads West Rowan with vision - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By Rebecca Rider rebecca.rider@salisburypost.com. MOUNT ULLA — As he walks the halls of West Rowan High School, principal Dr. Jamie Durant stops often.



Building the future: West Rowan student wins first in state masonry competition - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

MOUNT ULLA — A West Rowan High School student just made history. Ashton White, 19, a 2017 graduate, recently nabbed first place in the State Masonry ...



Blotter: Police looking for two after stop in stolen vehicle - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

The Salisbury Police Department is looking for two people who ran from a stolen vehicle after a traffic stop near Kelsey Scott Park. A police officer got behind a ...



Football edition: West linemen looking to pound on the ground - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By Mike London mike.london@salisburypost.com. MOUNT ULLA — The ground numbers weren't pretty last season. West Rowan played 12 football games and ...



Former West Rowan High football coach Scott Young dies - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

SALISBURY — Former West Rowan High School football coach Scott Young, who led the Falcons to three state championships during his 17 seasons at the ...



West Rowan has some youth but still a conference favorite - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By Marny Hendrick sports@salisburypost.com. Falcons At A Glance. 2016 season (10-4, 7-2 SPC – T-2nd place). State 3A playoffs: def. Freedom 33-14; def.



Faith Briefs Nov. 9-11 - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

Domestic violence discussion. Join the Women of Worth of Yadkin Grove Baptist Church, 325 Leonard Road, in a domestic violence round-table discussion 11 ...



West Rowan High graduation: 'Failure is not a setback, but a pathway to success' - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By Mark Wineka mark.wineka@salisburypost.com. MOUNT ULLA — Stacey Ketchie, valedictorian and academic speaker for West Rowan High School's 2018 ...



West Rowan grad places first in national masonry competition - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By Rebecca Rider rebecca.rider@salisburypost.com. MOUNT ULLA — Nineteen-year-old Ashton White just made history — again. In May, White became the ...



Graduation 2018: West Rowan All County Scholars - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

West Rowan High School's All-County Scholars. Thomas Jeffrey Dale Cobb. Thomas Jeffrey Dale Cobb is the son of Jeff and Susan Cobb of Woodleaf. A senior ...



Area Sports Briefs: Stallions will play home games at West - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

From staff reports. MOUNT ULLA — The Salisbury Stallions, a team in the Carolina Virginia Collegiate League, will plays its home games at West Rowan High ...



Handgun missing after student brought it to school at West Rowan - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By Jessica Coates. jessica.coates@salisburypost.com. MOUNT ULLA — The Rowan County Sheriff's Office says a West Rowan High School student brought a ...



East Rowan students headed for national fishing competition  WBTV

The East Rowan High School duo of Hunter Harwood of Gold Hill, North Carolina, and Paiton File of Salisbury brought three bass to the scale Saturday ...



Salisbury falls to Newton-Conover in state soccer semifinals - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By David Shaw. sports@salisburypost.com. MOUNT ULLA — There couldn't be a more sudden death than the one Salisbury's boys soccer team endured ...



Three seats for Rowan-Salisbury Board of Education uncontested - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

SALISBURY — Filing for four seats on the Rowan-Salisbury Board of Education closed Friday, with three of four slots remaining uncontested and one incumbent ...



Long-term planning key for Travis Allen in bid for re-election to Rowan-Salisbury Board of Education - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

SALISBURY — Being the husband of a teacher and father to public school students prompted Travis Allen to seek his first term on the Rowan-Salisbury Board of ...



Special Olympics brought miles of smiles - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

JON C. LAKEY / SALISBURY POST Jared Perdue, From North Rowan Middle school, throws the shot put. The Rowan County Special Olympics Spring Games ...



West Rowan students rally for suspended teacher, roughly 30 suspended - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

MOUNT ULLA – Students at West Rowan High School protested the suspension of well-liked teacher and coach Brian Linville Monday morning. About 30 ...



West Rowan students witness dramatic display of driving dangers  WBTV

You see the stories all the time, a teen takes their eyes off the road to text or make a call, and they lose control.A new program wants to make sure that never ...



Rowan-Salisbury fourth-graders discover agriculture - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By Victoria Cardea. Rowan-Salisbury Schools. MOUNT ULLA — For the past two days, nearly 1,600 fourth-grade students traveled to Piedmont Research ...



Lt. Gov. Dan Forest visits West Rowan High School - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

MOUNT ULLA — West Rowan High School and its Future Farmers for America club have long been hailed locally for comprehensive and innovative programs.



Education shoutouts - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

Bob Jones University. GREENVILLE, S.C. — The following students are among 540 Bob Jones University students named to the President's List for academic ...



Carson wins third straight NPC baseball tournament title - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By David Shaw. sports@salisburypost.com. MOUNT ULLA — If there were any lingering questions about Carson's baseball team, there shouldn't be now.



Vote in the 2018 primary today - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

SALISBURY — The primary election to choose party nominees for several local and federal offices will be held today, with voting open from 6:30 a.m. to 7:30 ...



Mapping Rowan schools' future - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

The Rowan-Salisbury Board of Education is considering a scenario that would involve boarding up six district elementary schools, cutting the total number from ...



More than just books: Mount Ulla Elementary Summer Library Days - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

MOUNT ULLA — Thursdays at Mount Ulla Elementary School are called Summer Library Days, but in reality, they are much more. Playing in the dirt, squishing ...



Spencer Alderman Kevin Jones runs for Rowan-Salisbury school board - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

SPENCER — Rowan County native Kevin Jones is running for his second elected office in as many years. In November, Jones was elected to his fourth term on ...



Prep Football: West's Weeks to Elon - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By Mike London mike.london@salisburypost.com. MOUNT ULLA — It was a whirlwind courtship. Elon's new coaching staff swept through and landed West ...



Two cited, charged with drug possession during probation home search - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By Shavonne Walker. shavonne.walker@salisburypost.com. SALISBURY — Two people were charged with drug possession after a search of a Salisbury home.



Rowan Sheriff's Office blotter May 1-4 | Crime  Independent Tribune

Rowan County Sheriff's OfficeBULLETIN FOR 05/01/2018Case Types: (LW) Incident, (AR) Arrest, (TC) Citation/Summons, (OR) Ordinance, (TA) AccidentCase ...



Rowan-Salisbury names teacher and principal of the year - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

Nancy Goodnight and Dr. Latoya Dixon were honored Thursday at the Rowan-Salisbury School System's second annual back-to-school pep rally. Goodnight ...



Roundabout: What's happening Oct. 11-17 - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

Night Life Kameron Marlowe live at The Loft at City Tavern, 113 E Fisher St — 7-9 pm Oct 17 and 24: Local favorite and City Tavern regular performer Kameron ...



Graduation 2016: 'Find something greater than yourself to believe in' - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

Valedictorians: Grace Steinman and Matthew Washko. Salutatorian: Grace Yatawara. Student speakers: Darius Jackson, who spoke about the death of Robert ...



Kepley ~ Hiatt Wedding - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

Kaitlyn “Katie” Bethany Kepley of Salisbury and Alexander “Alex” Blake Hiatt of Rockwell were united in marriage Oct. 14, 2017 at the Arbors, Cleveland.



McNeely Earns Eagle Scout - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

The parents of Logan F. McNeely are proud to announce his accomplishment of Eagle Scout. In first grade Logan joined Cub Scout Pack 330 at Centenary ...



Simmons ~ Wetmore Engagement - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

Phillip “Phil” and Kay Simmons of Salisbury are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Carleigh Beth Simmons, to Daniel Phillip Wetmore of ...



More than 350 Special Olympics athletes participate in this year's events - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

MOUNT ULLA — Ashton McJunkin took a run and leapt high into the air as sand fluttered back to earth and his feet hit the pit. Ashton was one of more than 350 ...



Scott Young fired as Independence High School head football coach  Charlotte Observer

One week before the start of the 2016 high school football season, Scott Young is out as head coach at Independence High. Young, 44, said he met with ...



Changing of the guard: New teacher, principal of the year announced - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By Rebecca Rider. rebecca.rider@salisburypost.com. LANDIS — An early morning changing of the guard saw the installation of a new teacher and principal of ...



Test scores released: RSS shakes off 'low-performing' label - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

Schools that exceeded growth include: Bostian Elementary, China Grove Middle, Faith Elementary, Hanford-Dole Elementary, Carson High School, Knox Middle ...



People & Places Sunday, Oct. 2 - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

Flag retirement ceremony. On Saturday, Oct. 8, the public is invited to attend a flag retirement ceremony to be held at 10 a.m. at the Harold B. Jarrett American ...



Jordan Raye Joins BC Volleyball Staff – Brevard NC  The Transylvania Times

Brevard volleyball coach Kelly Burdeau has completed her staff for the 2014 season with the hiring of former Catawba setter Jordan Raye to be the.



Blotter: Attempted robbery, assault in Food Lion parking lot - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By Shavonne Walker. shavonne.walker@salisburypost.com. SALISBURY — A man reported that someone tried to pick his pocket in the Food Lion parking lot ...



Former Falcon Kortez Weeks has career day for Elon - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Davis Cheek was 24-for-35 passing for 357 yards and two TDs, Kortez Weeks had 11 receptions for 205 yards and Elon beat Villanova ...



Funeral services set for Scott Fink  WBTV

Funeral services have now been set for the man who was killed in an industrial accident at HBD Thermoid in Salisbury on Tuesday. Mr. Kenneth "Scott" Fink, 39, ...



Community speaks out against school closings - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By Rebecca Rider. rebecca.rider@salisburypost.com. SALISBURY — School supporters pleaded with the Rowan-Salisbury Board of Education for nearly 45 ...



Carol Herndon hands in the reins as Food for Thought's executive director - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By Rebecca Rider. rebecca.rider@salisburypost.com. SALISBURY — Carol Herndon is stepping down after serving more than two years as executive director of ...



Winning just one part of Rowan County's Special Olympics - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

MT ULLA — As he rounded the last corner of West Rowan's track, Farrell Glasby's smile grew larger and his focus sharper. Glasby, an athlete in Rowan County's ...



Education shoutouts 6/30 - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

Catawba College psychology professor presents at conference. Dr. Amy Holmes, visiting assistant professor of psychology at Catawba College, presented her ...



NFL Razorbacks: Chris Smith eyes playing time in Cleveland  247Sports

In his third NFL stop, former Razorback defensive end Chris Smith should find the field for the Cleveland Browns in 2018.



Military news - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

... • Benfield completes Basic, then welding and machining training. Dylan Gray Benfield graduated Oct. 3, 2014, from basic training at Fort Jackson, Eastover, ...



'All Things Tomato' to be celebrated at Aug. 19 festival - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

Submitted. WOODLEAF — The 11th annual Woodleaf Tomato Festival, planned for Saturday, Aug. 19, at Unity Presbyterian Church, is looking back at ...



Kacey Otto: Offensive Player of the Year - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By Mike London. mike.london@salisburypost.com. SALISBURY — Rowan County's American Legion state championship extended center fielder Kacey Otto's ...



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