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  • Mother cries for justice, says her son’s murder was “senseless” posted 4 hours ago

    Mother cries for justice, says her son's murder was "senseless"

    Angela Christy and her son Stephen Avery Poston Posted: Dec 18, 2014 1:36 PM EST Updated: Dec 18, 2014 3:45 PM EST By David Whisenant Connect  SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) – It was a brutal murder that went largely ignored in the media, and that upset the mother of the victim.  Angela Christy says attention to […]

  • Rowan Sheriff adds one, subtracts one from most Wanted list posted 15 hours ago

    Rowan Sheriff adds one, subtracts one from most Wanted list

        Roach                                                                                           Ijames Posted: Dec 17, 2014 2:28 PM EST Updated: Dec 17, 2014 3:23 PM EST By David Whisenant SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) – Rowan Sheriff Kevin Auten made an update to the Sheriff’s Most Wanted list on Wednesday. Jonathan Elisha Ijames, who was on the list, was captured in Mississippi and is now […]

  • Former officer makes Christmas donation to Rowan County Sheriff’s Office posted 16 hours ago

    Former officer makes Christmas donation to Rowan County Sheriff's Office

    Posted: Dec 17, 2014 10:07 AM EST Updated: Dec 17, 2014 1:56 PM EST By David Whisenant SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) – Talk about making the season bright! A former Charlotte police officer who lives in Rowan County did just that for every deputy at the Rowan County Sheriff’s Office. Donnie Pressley bought special tactical flashlights […]

  • 75-Year-old woman tricks intruder into leaving her home; then he damages her car posted 16 hours ago

    75-Year-old woman tricks intruder into leaving her home; then he damages her car

    On the left is the suspect, Jeremy Price. On the right is the alleged victim who spoke anonymously to WBTV Posted: Dec 17, 2014 9:48 AM EST Updated: Dec 17, 2014 4:33 PM EST By David Whisenant  SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) – A 75-year-old woman, frightened by an intruder who walked into her home while she […]

  • Woman charged with child abuse after strange behavior towards police and EMS workers posted 16 hours ago

    Woman charged with child abuse after strange behavior towards police and EMS workers

      Posted: Dec 18, 2014 8:58 AM EST Updated: Dec 18, 2014 9:01 AM EST By David Whisenant SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) – A Salisbury woman was charged with child abuse while she was at the hospital Thursday morning. The bizarre incident was detailed in a Salisbury police report.  In that report it states that Sunnie […]

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  • NFL: A bad team Showdown Thursday night posted 11 hours ago

    Two of the worst teams in the NFL, Jacksonville and Tennessee go against each other Thursday night at 8:30PM.  The game at Jacksonville has two teams with 2-12 records playing and only the Oakland Raiders have a record to match.  Even the Redskins have beaten both of these teams this year. A couple of other […]

  • NBA: Hornets blow big lead, lose to Phoenix posted 11 hours ago

    Leading by 17 points at one time in the first half, the Charlotte Hornets let on get away, as they lost to the Phoenix Suns at Time Warner Cable Arena 111-106 Wednesday night.  Reserve Isaiah Thomas scored 23 points and Goran Dragic had twenty to lead the Suns in their comeback win.  The Suns outscored […]

  • High School Basketball: Salisbury and Carson Split posted 11 hours ago

    Salisbury’s Boys had to survive a 34 point fourth quarter by Carson, but still wound up with a 78-68 win at the Salisbury gym Wednesday night.  The Hornets had a 52-34 lead at the start of the fourth quarter before the scoring explosion by the Cougars, but also score 26 points of their own in […]

  • College Basketball: State rolls past Tennessee posted 11 hours ago

    NC State got an outstanding performance from Ralston Turner with a career high 33 points that included eight three pointers in an 83-72 win over Tennessee at Raleigh’s PNC Arena Wednesday night.  Trevor Lacey added twenty points and eight rebounds.  It was a nice bounce back for the Wolfpack after losing in an upset over […]

  • Sprint leaving NASCAR in 2016 posted 2 days ago

    Sprint informed NASCAR it will not extend sponsorship of the top Sprint Cup Series beyond its current contract that expires in 2016.  The announcement Tuesday gives the racing body two years to find a replacement.  Sprint has had the contract since 2005.  No imminent replacement has been revealed as of now.

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