• One killed in accident on I-85 posted 1 day ago

    One killed in accident on I-85

            It isn’t easy to see in this picture, but there was heavy fog through Rowan early¬†Tuesday morning Posted: Sep 30, 2014 3:22 AM EST Updated: Sep 30, 2014 3:22 AM EST By David Whisenant – bio | email SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) – One person was killed in a crash on Interstate […]

  • Billionaire Murdock to support NC Research Campus in perpetuity posted 1 day ago

    Billionaire Murdock to support NC Research Campus in perpetuity

      Posted: Sep 30, 2014 3:46 AM EST Updated: Sep 30, 2014 7:36 AM EST By David Whisenant – bio | email KANNAPOLIS, NC (WBTV) – David Murdock is expected to announce on Tuesday that he will financially support the NC Research Campus and the David Murdock Research Institute in perpetuity. Following his $50 million […]

  • NASCAR’s Tony Stewart opens up about deadly on-track crash posted 2 days ago

    NASCAR's Tony Stewart opens up about deadly on-track crash

    Posted: Sep 29, 2014 4:41 PM EST Updated: Sep 29, 2014 7:59 PM EST By Steve Crump – bio | email CONCORD, NC (WBTV) – When Tony Stewart approached the microphone, reporters could hear the pain in his voice. The accident that took the life on Kevin Ward on a dirt track in Ontario, New […]

  • RCCC to offer highly specialized space management course posted 2 days ago

    RCCC to offer highly specialized space management course

    Posted: Sep 29, 2014 3:31 AM EST Updated: Sep 29, 2014 3:31 AM EST SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) – In a world where consumers have unlimited choices, companies invest carefully to ensure their products are placed in the right stores at the right time and in the right locations. Sales and marketing organizations help many of […]

  • NASCAR coming to Salisbury, all the way from Australia posted 2 days ago

    NASCAR coming to Salisbury, all the way from Australia

      Scott Saunders Posted: Sep 29, 2014 1:20 PM EST Updated: Sep 29, 2014 1:20 PM EST By David Whisenant – bio | email SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) – NASCAR is coming to Salisbury, according to the head of an Australian based team that hopes to field a truck in the Camping World Truck Series, and […]

  • Deputies name suspect in Kannapolis shooting posted 3 days ago

    Deputies name suspect in Kannapolis shooting

    Posted: Sep 26, 2014 11:50 AM EST Updated: Sep 26, 2014 12:19 PM EST By David Whisenant – bio | email KANNAPOLIS, NC (WBTV) – Rowan authorities are looking for the man they say shot someone twice during a robbery Monday in Kannapolis. Detectives say 31-year-old Gerrell McCrae shot Scott Shoaf, 36, in the 3100 […]

  • Khari McClelland found guilty of jailhouse assault on deputy posted 3 days ago

    Khari McClelland found guilty of jailhouse assault on deputy

    Posted: Sep 26, 2014 2:06 PM EST Updated: Sep 26, 2014 2:06 PM EST By David Whisenant – bio | email SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) – A Rowan County jury has found Khari McClelland guilty for assaulting Rowan County Sheriff’s deputy Jamie Travis in the jail in June. McClelland and two other men were charged in […]

  • Local man pleased with new, less invasive technique for hip replacement posted 4 days ago

    Local man pleased with new, less invasive technique for hip replacement Posted: Sep 24, 2014 9:10 AM EST Updated: Sep 24, 2014 9:10 AM EST Most Viewed Stories Heather Brown speaks for first time in nearly a year Carolina Panthers head to Baltimore with goggles, healthy DeAngelo Williams NCPD: Man pushed co-worker off Westmoreland Bridge, […]

  • Rowan fair goers hoping for fair weather posted 4 days ago

    Rowan fair goers hoping for fair weather Posted: Sep 26, 2014 10:12 AM EST Updated: Sep 26, 2014 10:15 AM EST By David Whisenant – bio | email Gloomy, overcast skies and off-and-on drizzle have hurt attendance at the Rowan County Fair this year. Organizers still have two days to go and are hoping for […]

  • Man arrested for sex crimes involving children posted 4 days ago

    Man arrested for sex crimes involving children

    Posted: Sep 26, 2014 9:01 AM EST Updated: Sep 26, 2014 9:06 AM EST By David Whisenant – bio | email SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) – Another person has been charged for a crime involving child pornography. Patrick Lester was booked into the Rowan County jail on Thursday afternoon, charged with second degree sexual exploitation of […]