• Novant Health opens new office in Granite Quarry posted 7 hours ago

    Novant Health opens new office in Granite Quarry

    From left to right: Stephanie Linn: Home Health Specialist, Gentiva Health Services Martha Bostian: Community Relations and Marketing, MedExpress Pharmacy Eloise Peeler: Former Alderwoman, Town of Granite Quarry David Caron, MD: provider at the practice Posted: Nov 20, 2014 12:58 PM EST Updated: Nov 20, 2014 12:58 PM EST GRANITE QUARRY, NC (WBTV) – From […]

  • Speedway to test Christmas lights Wednesday night, all 3,000,000 of them posted 7 hours ago

    Speedway to test Christmas lights Wednesday night, all 3,000,000 of them

    Posted: Nov 19, 2014 3:05 PM EST Updated: Nov 19, 2014 3:07 PM EST By David Whisenant CONCORD, N.C. (AP) – Before you can let guests drive through a three mile long display of three million Christmas lights, you have to make sure the lights actually work. After three weeks of set up, workers at […]

  • Virtual reality learning tool wows fifth graders, and teachers too posted 8 hours ago

    Virtual reality learning tool wows fifth graders, and teachers too

    Posted: Nov 19, 2014 5:01 PM EST Updated: Nov 20, 2014 5:53 AM EST By David Whisenant  SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) – Talk about a revolutionary way to learn; imagine being in a school biology class and dissecting a frog, without ever using a frog. That, and a nearly unlimited number of other possibilities using virtual […]

  • Kannapolis beauty Elizabeth Safrit competing to become Miss World posted 8 hours ago

    Kannapolis beauty Elizabeth Safrit competing to become Miss World

      Posted: Nov 20, 2014 7:07 AM EST Updated: Nov 20, 2014 7:43 AM EST By David Whisenant SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) – The representative from the United States in the Miss World 2014 competition in London this week is also proud to represent her hometown of Kannapolis. Elizabeth Safrit is the daughter of Lynne and […]

  • Convicted sex offender arrested for living near elementary school posted 8 hours ago

    Convicted sex offender arrested for living near elementary school

    Posted: Nov 20, 2014 7:56 AM EST Updated: Nov 20, 2014 8:00 AM EST By David Whisenant SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) – Convicted sex offender Larry Wayne Putnam of Rockwell is back in jail in Rowan County, now charged with new crimes involving violating the rules that sex offenders must follow.Putnam was convicted for taking indecent […]

  • Officer’s nose leads to elaborate indoor pot growing facility inside E. Spencer house posted 8 hours ago

    Officer's nose leads to elaborate indoor pot growing facility inside E. Spencer house

                          Posted: Nov 20, 2014 10:15 AM EST Updated: Nov 20, 2014 10:15 AM EST By David Whisenant EAST SPENCER, NC (WBTV) – An East Spencer police officer o n routine patrol on Tuesday noticed a peculiar odor in the air, and he knew exactly […]

  • Novant Health opens new office in Granite Quarry posted 8 hours ago

    Novant Health opens new office in Granite Quarry

    From left to right: Stephanie Linn: Home Health Specialist, Gentiva Health Services Martha Bostian: Community Relations and Marketing, MedExpress Pharmacy Eloise Peeler: Former Alderwoman, Town of Granite Quarry David Caron, MD: provider at the practice Posted: Nov 20, 2014 12:58 PM EST Updated: Nov 20, 2014 12:58 PM EST GRANITE QUARRY, NC (WBTV) – From […]

  • Bold bandit robs Park Sterling Bank on W. Innes Thursday afternoon posted 8 hours ago

    Bold bandit robs Park Sterling Bank on W. Innes Thursday afternoon

    Posted: Nov 20, 2014 1:46 PM EST Updated: Nov 20, 2014 4:22 PM EST By David Whisenant

  • Bold bandit robs Park Sterling Bank on W. Innes Thursday afternoon posted 8 hours ago

    Bold bandit robs Park Sterling Bank on W. Innes Thursday afternoon

    Posted: Nov 20, 2014 1:46 PM EST Updated: Nov 20, 2014 4:22 PM EST By David Whisenant  SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) -Police are on the lookout for a man who robbed the Park Sterling Bank just after 1:00 p.m. on Thursday. Captain Sheila Lingle says a black man, approximately 6’2″ with a slim build, walked into […]

  • Catawba’s annual Duck Draw benefits charities posted 2 days ago

    Posted: Nov 19, 2014 7:20 AM EST Updated: Nov 19, 2014 7:20 AM EST SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) – From Catawba College: It was all about brightly colored plastic ducks and how they figured in Thanksgiving plans for needy local families on Catawba’s campus November 18th.  Thanks to funds raised in the 11th annual Duck Draw event, 133 […]