• Catawba convocation mixes tradition and a new approach posted 15 hours ago

    Catawba convocation mixes tradition and a new approach

    Posted: Aug 21, 2014 6:28 AM EST Updated: Aug 21, 2014 6:38 AM EST By David Whisenant – bio | email SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) – From Catawba College: A different sort of Opening Convocation helped kick off Catawba College’s new academic year on August 19th.  A ceremony in the 50-year-old Omwake-Dearborn Chapel had the pomp […]

  • Update: City tried to meet with pastor, NAACP head who want police chief removed posted 1 day ago

    Update: City tried to meet with pastor, NAACP head who want police chief removed

        Godair                                                                       Collins   Posted: Aug 18, 2014 9:16 PM EST Updated: Aug 20, 2014 2:14 PM EST By David Whisenant – bio | email SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) – City leaders tried several different times to meet with the head of the NAACP and a local pastor who were concerned about what they said […]

  • Man hit, killed by train in Salisbury posted 1 day ago

    Man hit, killed by train in Salisbury

    Posted: Aug 20, 2014 1:51 PM EST Updated: Aug 20, 2014 5:14 PM EST By Chris Dyches – email SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) – Investigators are on scene after a person was struck and killed by a train in Salisbury Wednesday afternoon. It happened around 1 p.m. between Monroe Street and Military Avenue. Officials said the victim, […]

  • State DOT: W. Innes bridge should be finished by September 9 posted 1 day ago

      Posted: Aug 20, 2014 4:12 PM EST Updated: Aug 20, 2014 4:12 PM EST By David Whisenant – bio | email SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) – Though never promised, many in Salisbury who were hoping a bridge on a busy road would be replaced by the time school starts next Monday, are going to be […]

  • HISTORY OF WSTP / WRDX NEW PICTURE posted 1 day ago

    HISTORY OF WSTP / WRDX NEW PICTURE

    Check out the picture that was added to the Station History Page.

  • Woman’s health forcing her to stop driving; wants to sell special van to veteran posted 2 days ago

    Woman's health forcing her to stop driving; wants to sell special van to veteran

    Posted: Aug 20, 2014 7:22 AM EST Updated: Aug 20, 2014 7:22 AM EST By David Whisenant – bio | email SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) – This is not typically a web site used for classified ads, but this case is a little different. Linda Beck has MS and she says that her health has gotten […]

  • Spencer Police encourage folks to register valuables online posted 2 days ago

    Spencer Police encourage folks to register valuables online

    Posted: Aug 20, 2014 9:20 AM EST Updated: Aug 20, 2014 9:20 AM EST By David Whisenant – bio | email Spencer, NC (WBTV) – The Spencer Police Department is encouraging all residents to use a free online system that will help keep track of valuable — and invaluable — personal property.ReportIt is a free, secure […]

  • Police: Men responsible for string of vandalism arrested posted 2 days ago

    Police: Men responsible for string of vandalism arrested

    Jeremy Wayne McKeithan, 27, and Robert Corrwin Hamby, 23 (SOURCE: Salisbury Police Department)   Posted: Aug 18, 2014 2:46 PM EST Updated: Aug 18, 2014 2:46 PM EST SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) – Two Rowan County men have been arrested after police say they are responsible for a string of vandalism throughout Salisbury. Police say 23-year-old […]

  • Man arrested after Cook Out attempted armed robbery posted 2 days ago

    Man arrested after Cook Out attempted armed robbery

    Sifford Posted: Aug 18, 2014 10:31 PM EST Updated: Aug 18, 2014 10:31 PM EST By WBTV Web Staff – email CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) – A man was arrested on Monday for the attempted armed robbery of a north Charlotte business. Decarlos Sifford, 20, was arrested on Brenard Avenue in Kannapolis and charged with attempted […]

  • Half million dollar bond for man charged with sex crimes posted 2 days ago

    Half million dollar bond for man charged with sex crimes

    Posted: Aug 19, 2014 8:53 AM EST Updated: Aug 19, 2014 8:53 AM EST By David Whisenant – bio | email SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) – A Salisbury man is being held under a bond of $500,000 after being charged with several sex crimes involving a 15 year old girl. Douglas Norris Zigler, 58, of Statesville […]