From Catawba College and the NSSA: The National Sportscasters and Sportswriters Association (NSSA) will hold its 56th annual Awards Weekend June 6-8 in historic Salisbury and couples from the area are needed to serve as hosts to those out-of-town guests who are in town to be honored. By serving as hosts...

Michael Hogewood will be joining the Ketner School of Business this fall as our newest faculty member in the Department of Communication Arts.  He will be teaching courses in Communication...

Photo of students rallying in the courtyard Monday morning in support of Linville. A separate group jumped the fence to the football field and were reportedly suspended. (Source: Allison...

SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) – By David Whisenant   National Prevent Child Abuse Awareness Month gets quite a bounce today in Salisbury during a special event. Today from 4:00 pm until 6:00pm...

  PRESS RELEASE ROWAN COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE   The Rowan County Sheriff’s Office Resource Deputy, for West Rowan High School, Deputy Ryan Walker, was called to the main office...



The Catawba baseball team starts South Atlantic Conference Tournament play this afternoon, as they take on Anderson in their opener at Noon in Forest City, North Carolina.  Catawba as the top seed and regular season champion outright by two games certainly earns the favorites role for this tourney. Anderson...

Good Morning! Another busy day for Local High School Baseball yesterday.  West Rowan nipped rival Carson 4-3 to solidify their hold on the top spot in the South Piedmont Conference. ...

Finally a good night for local baseball games, and at Granite Quarry a great pitcher’s duel won by West Rowan over East Rowan 3-0.  Left-hander Bryan Ketchie pitched a masterpiece, tossing...

Good Morning! Once again rain wiped out the local sports schedule Monday but hopefully as the weather is expected to improve today, the games will go on as scheduled.  East Rowan hosts...



WSAT 1280 7:00am – Dr. Trueblood 7:30am – Outreach Christian Ministries 8:00am – Carry Hope- Mark Loman 8:30am – Morningstar – Ron Young 9:00am – Dr. Charles Stanley 10:00am – New Hope Baptist 11:00am – First Baptist Salisbury   WSTP 1490 9:00am – Narareth...

Listen throughout the day for Salisbury’s local weather forecast from Fox 8’s Chief Meteorologist Van Denton. Van Denton received his Bachelor of Science degree from the University of North Carolina State in 1987 and has been working with the 1280 WSAT team since 1995. ...

Al Conklin Hometown: Nanuet, NY Family:  Married with two daughters and a son. Education: Bachelor of Science Degree in Meteorology, State University of New York Career: Al started his...

  Ruth Sides celebrating a birthday today and is our winner.  Our winner takes home  cake from The Sweet Escape plus $75 dollars in prizes.   The Sweet Escape   In addition to purchasing directly, you can find our products at: Checkered Flag BBQ Located at 1530 S Main Street in Salisbury...

Elon Lil Phoenix Sports has a few spots available in each age division for next weekend’s tournament in McCray. If you have a team or play on a team that wants more games, play with us! Peewee 8u, Mite 10u, Midget 12u and Intermediate 14u age divisions. Contact Pete Acosta at 336-512-3121. These are...

ST. John’s Lutheran Church    MEN’S CONCERT INFO. *Information for Church Newsletters and Bulletins, etc.        The St. John’s Lutheran Church Men’s Chorus will present...

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