• Man targeted in house shooting now faces weapons charges posted 14 hours ago

    Man targeted in house shooting now faces weapons charges

    Posted: Jul 26, 2014 7:34 AM EST Updated: Jul 26, 2014 11:03 AM EST By David Whisenant – bio | email SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) – One of six people who survived being inside a Salisbury home that was shot nine times last week is now facing weapons charges. Salisbury police arrested Alex Lynch after searching […]

  • Man’s elusive move to avoid checkpoint ends with drug charges posted 2 days ago

    Man's elusive move to avoid checkpoint ends with drug charges

    Posted: Jul 25, 2014 10:15 AM EST Updated: Jul 25, 2014 10:19 AM EST By David Whisenant – bio | email SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) – Police say a Salisbury man made it a little too obvious that he was trying to avoid a traffic checkpoint that police had set up Thursday night at the intersection […]

  • Moped Fatality Driver still Unidentified posted 3 days ago

    Moped Fatality Driver still Unidentified

        Posted: Jul 25, 2014 10:27 AM EST Updated: Jul 25, 2014 10:29 AM EST By David Whisenant – bio | email SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) – The Highway Patrol is requesting help to identify the man who was killed in a traffic accident on Highway 70 west of Salisbury Thursday night. Trooper S.L. Herrin […]

  • Teacher, scout leader faces new charges after 4th sex abuse victim comes forward, officials say posted 3 days ago

    Teacher, scout leader faces new charges after 4th sex abuse victim comes forward, officials say

    Posted: Jul 24, 2014 4:09 PM EST Updated: Jul 24, 2014 4:56 PM EST By WBTV Web Staff – email CHINA GROVE, NC (WBTV) – A Rowan County teacher and scout leader is facing new child sex charges after a fourth alleged victim came forward, according to investigators. Jim Barringer III, 51, was arrested on July 16 and […]

  • Breaking News – Salisbury posted 3 days ago

    Breaking News - Salisbury

    Warrants: Former teacher, Boy Scout leader admitted to touching boys ‘to make them feel good’   Search warrants released Friday in Rowan County show that a popular former teacher, coach and Scoutmaster admitted to investigators that he had molested young boys on Boy Scout camping trips and at a church sleepover.

  • New Guest Column posted 3 days ago

    Check out our “Guest Column” page, we have a new writer and this story is a great way to start.

  • Friends of homeless victim of domestic violence collecting funds for funeral posted 3 days ago

    Friends of homeless victim of domestic violence collecting funds for funeral

    Posted: Jul 24, 2014 4:39 PM EST Updated: Jul 24, 2014 4:44 PM EST By David Whisenant – bio | email Spencer, NC (WBTV) – She was the homeless victim of domestic violence and she found herself alone in a city where she knew no one.  But this woman’s story, and her personality in the […]

  • Teacher, scout leader faces new charges after 4th sex abuse victim comes forward, officials say posted 3 days ago

    Teacher, scout leader faces new charges after 4th sex abuse victim comes forward, officials say

    Posted: Jul 24, 2014 4:09 PM EST Updated: Jul 24, 2014 4:56 PM EST By WBTV Web Staff – email CHINA GROVE, NC (WBTV) – A Rowan County teacher and scout leader is facing new child sex charges after a fourth alleged victim came forward, according to investigators. Jim Barringer III, 51, was arrested on July 16 and […]

  • BRICK STREET LIVE CONCERT CANCELLED posted 4 days ago

    TONIGHT’S CONCERT AT  BRICK STREET LIVE HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO THE WEATHER FORECAST OF POSSIBLE SEVERE STORMS IN THE AREA. THE PERFORMANCE HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED FOR SEPTEMBER 25TH.

  • Brother of missing teen, Erica Parsons, sorry investigation ‘got out of control’ posted 4 days ago

    Brother of missing teen, Erica Parsons, sorry investigation 'got out of control'

    Posted: Jul 23, 2014 9:36 PM EST Updated: Jul 24, 2014 8:54 AM EST By Coleen Harry – email ROWAN COUNTY, NC (WBTV) – Jamie Parsons hadn’t seen his adopted sister, Erica, for about a year and a half. Finally in July 2013, he decided to file a missing person report with the Rowan County Sheriff’s […]