• Odd Job? Contractor accused of stealing gift card, running over woman’s foot posted 5 hours ago

    Odd Job? Contractor accused of stealing gift card, running over woman's foot

    Posted: Jul 23, 2014 9:29 AM EST Updated: Jul 23, 2014 10:13 AM EST By David Whisenant – bio | email SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) – A contractor working for a company called Odd Jobs is accused his pulling own odd job and leaving a customer with an injured foot. According to police, a woman wanting […]

  • Erica Parsons’ adoptive mom speaks out year after reported missing posted 6 hours ago

    Erica Parsons' adoptive mom speaks out year after reported missing

    Posted: Jul 22, 2014 9:13 PM EST Updated: Jul 23, 2014 6:21 PM EST By Coleen Harry – email ROWAN COUNTY, NC (WBTV) – It seemed as though Erica Parsons had become a household name in the Rowan County area. The little girl who was last seen by her adoptive family in December 2011 – but […]

  • Promotions announced at Salisbury Police Department posted 6 hours ago

    Promotions announced at Salisbury Police Department

        Posted: Jul 23, 2014 5:28 PM EST                                                                              Updated: Jul 23, 2014 5:33 PM EST By David Whisenant – bio | email SALISBURY, NC (WBTV)  Salisbury Police Chief Rory Collins announced several promotions within the department: •  Tom Wilsey is promoted to the rank of Captain andwill serve as the department’s new “Patrol Operations […]

  • Nine shots fired at Salisbury house occupied by several people, including baby posted 18 hours ago

    Nine shots fired at Salisbury house occupied by several people, including baby

    Posted: Jul 23, 2014 9:19 AM EST Updated: Jul 23, 2014 10:19 AM EST By David Whisenant – bio | email SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) – Salisbury Police are looking for someone who fired as many as nine shots at and into a house on E. Liberty Street Tuesday night. According to the report, Nellie Lynch […]

  • Wanted fugitive from New Jersey caught in Salisbury posted 18 hours ago

    Wanted fugitive from New Jersey caught in Salisbury

    Posted: Jul 23, 2014 7:27 AM EST Updated: Jul 23, 2014 10:21 AM EST By David Whisenant – bio | email SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) – A man who is listed on a New Jersey Sheriff’s Most Wanted poster has been apprehended in Salisbury. Michael McGaffney, 53, was wanted by the Atlantic County Sheriff’s Department on […]

  • Report: Pastor being arrested on sex offense charges kills self posted 1 day ago

    Report: Pastor being arrested on sex offense charges kills self

    Posted: Jul 21, 2014 6:05 PM EST Updated: Jul 22, 2014 8:03 PM EST By WBTV Web Staff – email ROWAN COUNTY, NC (WBTV) – A former pastor being charged on sex offenses from Concord took his own life in Rockwell when deputies went to his home to arrest him. “We had enough probable cause […]

  • Police to create substation in West End posted 1 day ago

    Police to create substation in West End

    Posted: Jul 22, 2014 7:37 PM EST Updated: Jul 22, 2014 7:37 PM EST By David Whisenant – bio | email SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) – The Salisbury Police Department will create a new substation in Hall’s Gym in an attempt to address both crime and the concerns of neighbors in Salisbury’s West End. The move […]

  • Warren’s Weekly: budget battle rolls on in Raleigh posted 2 days ago

    Warren's Weekly: budget battle rolls on in Raleigh

    Posted: Jul 22, 2014 7:06 AM EST Updated: Jul 22, 2014 7:06 AM EST By David Whisenant – bio | email SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) – Agreement on a new state budget has proven elusive to legislators, according to Rowan County Representative Harry Warren, (R-District 77).  In this week’s update, Representative Warren writes about the budget […]

  • VA offering weight management classes posted 2 days ago

    VA offering weight management classes

    Posted: Jul 22, 2014 7:24 AM EST Updated: Jul 22, 2014 8:05 AM EST By David Whisenant – bio | email SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) – Members of the Rural Health Integration program team from the W.G. (Bill) Hefner VA Medical Center in Salisbury will provide free MOVE! Weight Management classes at the Granite Quarry Legion […]

  • Fundraiser Wednesday for Rowan teen fighting breast cancer posted 2 days ago

    Fundraiser Wednesday for Rowan teen fighting breast cancer

    Posted: Jul 22, 2014 7:32 AM EST Updated: Jul 22, 2014 8:08 AM EST By David Whisenant – bio | email SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) – A special fundraiser is being held on Wednesday for a Rowan County teen fighting breast cancer.The event takes place Wednesday from 9 am until 6 pm at M & A […]