• Woman’s health forcing her to stop driving; wants to sell special van to veteran posted 3 hours 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 3 hours 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 15 hours 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 15 hours 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 15 hours 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 […]

  • NAACP: Protests will begin if Salisbury Police Chief does not resign; chief responds posted 15 hours ago

    NAACP: Protests will begin if Salisbury Police Chief does not resign; chief responds

    Posted: Aug 18, 2014 9:16 PM EST Updated: Aug 19, 2014 4:55 PM EST By David Whisenant – bio | email SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) – The head of the Salisbury-Rowan NAACP is calling for protests unless Salisbury Police Chief Rory Collins steps down from his job. Scott Teamer made that announcement at a news conference […]

  • 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 Robert […]

  • Rowan-Salisbury Schools responds to job cuts story; pledges to help workers find jobs posted 3 days ago

    Rowan-Salisbury Schools responds to job cuts story; pledges to help workers find jobs

    Dr. Lynn Moody Posted: Aug 16, 2014 9:32 AM EST Updated: Aug 17, 2014 1:28 PM EST By WBTV Web Staff – email SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) – Due to cuts in the Rowan-Salisbury School System’s 2014-2015 operating budget, 46 employees are being notified that their position will be part of the district’s Reduction In Force. […]

  • Funeral home worker charged with financial crimes posted 4 days ago

    Funeral home worker charged with financial crimes

      Posted: Aug 16, 2014 5:15 PM EST Updated: Aug 16, 2014 6:10 PM EST By David Whisenant – bio | email SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) – A worker at a local funeral home has been booked into the Rowan County jail under a bond of $150,000 for a list of financial crimes. Vickie Hunsucker Threatt […]

  • 79 positions cut in Rowan-Salisbury Schools days before school starts posted 4 days ago

    79 positions cut in Rowan-Salisbury Schools days before school starts

        Posted: Aug 16, 2014 9:32 AM EST Updated: Aug 16, 2014 9:32 AM EST By David Whisenant – bio | email SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) – Just days before they were scheduled to report to work for a new school year, 46 workers in the Rowan-Salisbury School System found on Friday that their jobs […]