• Man shows gun, robs woman downtown posted 21 hours ago

    Man shows gun, robs woman downtown

    Posted: Sep 16, 2014 9:12 AM EST Updated: Sep 16, 2014 9:52 AM EST By David Whisenant – bio | email SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) – Police are looking for an armed man who robbed a woman in downtown Salisbury Monday night around 7:00 pm. According to the report, the woman was walking towards S. Main […]

  • Spanking your children: Appropriate punishment or child abuse? posted 21 hours ago

    Spanking your children: Appropriate punishment or child abuse?

        Posted: Sep 16, 2014 12:56 PM EST Updated: Sep 16, 2014 1:59 PM EST By David Whisenant – bio | email SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) – It’s a discussion that has been around for ages, but has gotten a lot of attention lately with the case of Minnesota Vikings star Adrian Peterson and the […]

  • Police: Body of missing App State student found with letter posted 2 days ago

    Police: Body of missing App State student found with letter

    Posted: Sep 13, 2014 2:24 PM EST Updated: Sep 15, 2014 5:14 PM EST By WBTV Web Staff – email BOONE, NC (WBTV) – Boone Police say a body found off Poplar Grove Road is that of missing Appalachian State University student Anna Marie Smith, the 18-year-old freshman who was last seen on campus on September 2. Boone […]

  • Rain halts the action at zMAX Dragway posted 2 days ago

    Rain halts the action at zMAX Dragway

    Posted: Sep 14, 2014 7:37 PM EST Updated: Sep 14, 2014 7:37 PM EST CONCORD, N.C. (WBTV) – From zMAX Dragway: NHRA officials announced on Sunday that the continuation of eliminations for the Pep Boys NHRA Carolina Nationals, round one of the NHRA Mello Yello Countdown to the Championship playoffs, will be completed during qualifying […]

  • Name change for Landis salon to avoid association with terror group posted 2 days ago

    Name change for Landis salon to avoid association with terror group

      Posted: Sep 15, 2014 7:14 AM EST Updated: Sep 15, 2014 7:14 AM EST By David Whisenant – bio | email What’s in a name?  When it’s an association with a terrorist group that the US has vowed to destroy, there’s quite a lot of baggage. That’s why the owner of the unfortunately named […]

  • Pritchett looking for first “Wally” at zMAX Dragway posted 4 days ago

    Pritchett looking for first "Wally" at zMAX Dragway

      Posted: Sep 12, 2014 4:19 PM EST Updated: Sep 12, 2014 4:32 PM EST David Whisenant – bio | email CONCORD, N.C. (WBTV) – Not all of the thunder some of you are hearing is coming from the skies, some of it is coming from the zMAX Dragway in Concord where the Pep Boys […]

  • China Grove Roller Mill to open for basement tour posted 5 days ago

    China Grove Roller Mill to open for basement tour

      Posted: Sep 12, 2014 9:13 AM EST Updated: Sep 12, 2014 9:14 AM EST By David Whisenant – bio | email CHINA GROVE, NC (WBTV) – Just how did the roller mill work?  You’ll be able to find out this Sunday during the first ever Open House at the China Grove Roller Mill basement. […]

  • Report: Drunk driver with DUI past punches female deputy after wreck posted 6 days ago

    Report: Drunk driver with DUI past punches female deputy after wreck

        Posted: Sep 11, 2014 7:16 AM EST Updated: Sep 11, 2014 8:57 AM EST By David Whisenant – bio | email SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) – A Rowan County Sheriff’s Deputy was assaulted by an accused drunk driver at the scene of a traffic accident on Monday, according to the deputy’s report. Deputy Lunda […]

  • Police: argument leads to neighbor striking neighbor with Dodge Caravan posted 6 days ago

    Police: argument leads to neighbor striking neighbor with Dodge Caravan

    Posted: Sep 11, 2014 9:51 AM EST Updated: Sep 11, 2014 9:51 AM EST By David Whisenant – bio | email SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) – One neighbor is recovering from injuries while another one is facing jail time for using his Dodge as a weapon. According to a Salisbury Police report, Kevin Madray and George […]

  • Empowering Survivors of the Rwanda Genocide posted 6 days ago

    Empowering Survivors of the Rwanda Genocide

      Posted: Sep 06, 2014 4:39 PM EST Updated: Sep 11, 2014 2:52 PM EST SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) –   Story provided to WBTV by Jeremy Gardner: From September 5 – 7, 2014, Salisbury City Councilwoman and Architect Karen Alexander will participate in an international conference to provide leadership training for Rwandan Genocide survivors in […]