• Sheriff: Man wanted, accused of physical abuse of two month old posted 1 day ago

    Sheriff: Man wanted, accused of physical abuse of two month old

            Posted: Nov 21, 2014 9:21 PM EST Updated: Nov 21, 2014 9:24 PM EST By David Whisenant SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) – Investigators in Rowan County are searching for man accused of abusing a two month old child. Last month the Rowan Sheriff’s Criminal Investigation Division and the Department of Social Services […]

  • Sheriff looking for two more sex offenders who have not complied with registration rules posted 1 day ago

    Sheriff looking for two more sex offenders who have not complied with registration rules

    Brandon                                                                         Price   Posted: Nov 21, 2014 9:37 PM EST Updated: Nov 21, 2014 9:37 PM EST By David Whisenant   SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) – The Rowan County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigation Division is seeking information on two registered sex offenders who have moved from their homes without notifying deputies of their new addresses, as […]

  • Tree of Hope Lighting Service Novant Rowan Medical Center posted 2 days ago

    Tree of Hope Lighting Service Novant Rowan Medical Center

      (Salisbury)WSTP The 41st Annual Tree of Hope Lighting Service will take place Monday evening, December 1st. at 5:00pm.  The ceremony will be held at the courtyard entrance of the hospital.  (across from the parking deck.)  This is a major Fundraising project of the NHRMC Auxiliary Board of Directors, an organization composed of members elected […]

  • Man breaks in, drives Audi A4 off car lot posted 2 days ago

    Man breaks in, drives Audi A4 off car lot

          Posted: Nov 21, 2014 9:43 AM EST Updated: Nov 21, 2014 10:56 AM EST By David Whisenant                                                                                   Photo source: cartrucktrader.com SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) –   An Audi A4 was driven off the lot of the Auto House of Salisbury on Thursday night, according to police. Someone broke into the business at […]

  • Philpot joins Rowan Chamber posted 2 days ago

      Posted: Nov 21, 2014 10:21 AM EST Updated: Nov 21, 2014 10:21 AM EST SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) – From the Rowan Chamber: The Rowan County Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce that Greg Philpot has accepted a professional sales contract position with the Chamber. Philpot will be responsible for new member sales, retention calls […]

  • Clerk turns tables on gunman during armed robbery posted 2 days ago

    Clerk turns tables on gunman during armed robbery

    Posted: Nov 21, 2014 9:53 AM EST Updated: Nov 21, 2014 10:38 AM EST By David Whisenant Connect SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) – An armed man’s attempt to rob the South Main Internet Cafe did not go as planned when the clerk grabbed the silver .38 special and fired it at him. It happened Thursday around […]

  • Novant Health opens new office in Granite Quarry posted 3 days 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 3 days 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 3 days 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 3 days 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 […]