• HUD’s “Point In Time” survey to determine number of homeless people in Rowan posted 17 hours ago

    HUD's "Point In Time" survey to determine number of homeless people in Rowan

    Posted: Jan 29, 2015 7:03 AM EST <em class=”wnDate”>Thursday, January 29, 2015 7:03 AM EST</em>Updated: Jan 29, 2015 7:03 AM EST <em class=”wnDate”>Thursday, January 29, 2015 7:03 AM EST</em> By David Whisenant How many homeless people are there in Rowan County on any given night?  Information collected on Wednesday could help the community and local […]

  • Tickets for popular train excursion now on sale posted 18 hours ago

    Tickets for popular train excursion now on sale

    Mount Vernon Posted: Jan 29, 2015 7:30 AM EST <em class=”wnDate”>Thursday, January 29, 2015 7:30 AM EST</em>Updated: Jan 29, 2015 7:30 AM EST SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) – The N.C. Transportation Museum Foundation and the Watauga Valley Historical Society and Museum will host a journey to our nation’s capital. The Capital City Special is a 4-day/3-night […]

  • Sweet Meadow Cafe opening to draw more business downtown? posted 1 day ago

    Sweet Meadow Cafe opening to draw more business downtown?

      Posted: Jan 28, 2015 3:00 PM ESTWednesday, January 28, 2015 3:00 PM ESTUpdated: Jan 28, 2015 5:01 PM ESTWednesday, January 28, 2015 5:01 PM EST By David Whisenant Saturday, NC (WBTV) – On Sunday the Sweet Meadow Cafe will be open for business in the new location in the old Bernhardt’s Hardware building. “Oh […]

  • Thousands falling victim to IRS phone scam posted 2 days ago

    Thousands falling victim to IRS phone scam

    <em class=”wnDate”>Tuesday, January 27, 2015 11:24 PM EST</em> By Sarah-Blake Morgan   Posted: Jan 27, 2015 11:21 PM EST <em class=”wnDate”>Tuesday, January 27, 2015 11:21 PM EST</em>Updated: Jan 27, 2015 11:24 PM EST <em class=”wnDate”>Tuesday, January 27, 2015 11:24 PM EST</em> By Sarah-Blake Morgan <em class=”wnDate”>Tuesday, January 27, 2015 11:24 PM EST</em&amp CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) […]

  • Cat found inside burned home hours after family escapes posted 2 days ago

    Cat found inside burned home hours after family escapes

    Posted: Jan 28, 2015 5:24 AM EST <em class=”wnDate”>Wednesday, January 28, 2015 5:24 AM EST</em>Updated: Jan 28, 2015 9:05 AM EST <em class=”wnDate”>Wednesday, January 28, 2015 9:05 AM EST</em> By WBTV Web Staff Email MINT HILL, NC (WBTV) – A family of five escaped safely after their Mint Hill home caught fire early Wednesday morning. […]

  • One lane to reopen on closed bridge in Rowan County posted 2 days ago

    One lane to reopen on closed bridge in Rowan County

    Posted: Jan 27, 2015 10:46 AM EST <em class=”wnDate”>Tuesday, January 27, 2015 10:46 AM EST</em>Updated: Jan 27, 2015 3:22 PM EST <em class=”wnDate”>Tuesday, January 27, 2015 3:22 PM EST</em> By WBTV Web Staff ROWAN COUNTY, NC (WBTV) – Relief is in sight for frustrated motorists who have not been able to use the St. Matthews […]

  • Salisbury’s Doug Rice and Kent Bernhardt lead Performance Racing Network on Sprint Cup Media Tour posted 2 days ago

    Salisbury's Doug Rice and Kent Bernhardt lead Performance Racing Network on Sprint Cup Media Tour

    Posted: Jan 28, 2015 6:59 AM EST <em class=”wnDate”>Wednesday, January 28, 2015 6:59 AM EST</em>Updated: Jan 28, 2015 6:59 AM EST <em class=”wnDate”>Wednesday, January 28, 2015 6:59 AM EST</em> By David Whisenant SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) – Salisbury’s own Doug Rice and Kent Bernhardt are having a very busy week working the Charlotte Motor Speedway annual […]

  • Wanted man booked into Rowan jail as fugitive after being found under a blanket posted 2 days ago

    Wanted man booked into Rowan jail as fugitive after being found under a blanket

        Posted: Jan 27, 2015 7:11 AM EST <em class=”wnDate”>Tuesday, January 27, 2015 7:11 AM EST</em>Updated: Jan 27, 2015 9:50 AM EST <em class=”wnDate”>Tuesday, January 27, 2015 9:50 AM EST</em> By David Whisenant SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) – A man considered by law enforcement to be “on the run” is now in the Rowan County […]

  • Fibrant head: “This is unacceptable and we’re not going to take it” posted 2 days ago

    Fibrant head: "This is unacceptable and we're not going to take it"

      Fibrant head  Kent Winrich “Posted: Jan 27, 2015 7:38 AM ESTTuesday, January 27, 2015 7:38 AM ESTUpdated: Jan 27, 2015 7:50 AM ESTTuesday, January 27, 2015 7:50 AM EST By David Whisenant The head of Fibrant, Salisbury’s four year old fiber optic broadband utility, had strong words for a vendor that he blames for […]

  • Man arrested in connection to Salisbury armed robbery posted 3 days ago

    Man arrested in connection to Salisbury armed robbery

    Posted: Jan 26, 2015 5:15 PM EST Updated: Jan 26, 2015 5:19 PM EST By WBTV Web Staff ROWAN COUNTY, NC (WBTV) – A man was arrested over the weekend after investigators say he and another person robbed two people at gunpoint. Demarcus Stalling, 28, was arrested on Saturday and charged with two counts of […]