• Nine shots fired at Salisbury house occupied by several people, including baby posted 5 hours ago

    Nine shots fired at Salisbury house occupied by several people, including baby

    Posted: Jul 23, 2014 9:19 AM EST Updated: Jul 23, 2014 10:19 AM EST By David Whisenant – bio | email SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) – Salisbury Police are looking for someone who fired as many as nine shots at and into a house on E. Liberty Street Tuesday night. According to the report, Nellie Lynch […]

  • Wanted fugitive from New Jersey caught in Salisbury posted 5 hours ago

    Wanted fugitive from New Jersey caught in Salisbury

    Posted: Jul 23, 2014 7:27 AM EST Updated: Jul 23, 2014 10:21 AM EST By David Whisenant – bio | email SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) – A man who is listed on a New Jersey Sheriff’s Most Wanted poster has been apprehended in Salisbury. Michael McGaffney, 53, was wanted by the Atlantic County Sheriff’s Department on […]

  • Report: Pastor being arrested on sex offense charges kills self posted 18 hours ago

    Report: Pastor being arrested on sex offense charges kills self

    Posted: Jul 21, 2014 6:05 PM EST Updated: Jul 22, 2014 8:03 PM EST By WBTV Web Staff – email ROWAN COUNTY, NC (WBTV) – A former pastor being charged on sex offenses from Concord took his own life in Rockwell when deputies went to his home to arrest him. “We had enough probable cause […]

  • Police to create substation in West End posted 18 hours ago

    Police to create substation in West End

    Posted: Jul 22, 2014 7:37 PM EST Updated: Jul 22, 2014 7:37 PM EST By David Whisenant – bio | email SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) – The Salisbury Police Department will create a new substation in Hall’s Gym in an attempt to address both crime and the concerns of neighbors in Salisbury’s West End. The move […]

  • Warren’s Weekly: budget battle rolls on in Raleigh posted 1 day ago

    Warren's Weekly: budget battle rolls on in Raleigh

    Posted: Jul 22, 2014 7:06 AM EST Updated: Jul 22, 2014 7:06 AM EST By David Whisenant – bio | email SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) – Agreement on a new state budget has proven elusive to legislators, according to Rowan County Representative Harry Warren, (R-District 77). ┬áIn this week’s update, Representative Warren writes about the budget […]

  • VA offering weight management classes posted 1 day ago

    VA offering weight management classes

    Posted: Jul 22, 2014 7:24 AM EST Updated: Jul 22, 2014 8:05 AM EST By David Whisenant – bio | email SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) – Members of the Rural Health Integration program team from the W.G. (Bill) Hefner VA Medical Center in Salisbury will provide free MOVE! Weight Management classes at the Granite Quarry Legion […]

  • Fundraiser Wednesday for Rowan teen fighting breast cancer posted 1 day ago

    Fundraiser Wednesday for Rowan teen fighting breast cancer

    Posted: Jul 22, 2014 7:32 AM EST Updated: Jul 22, 2014 8:08 AM EST By David Whisenant – bio | email SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) – A special fundraiser is being held on Wednesday for a Rowan County teen fighting breast cancer.The event takes place Wednesday from 9 am until 6 pm at M & A […]

  • Man makes fun of drunk friend, gets smacked with flashlight posted 1 day ago

    Man makes fun of drunk friend, gets smacked with flashlight

    Posted: Jul 22, 2014 9:30 AM EST Updated: Jul 22, 2014 9:30 AM EST By David Whisenant – bio | email SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) – Charges have now been filed against a Salisbury man for hitting his friend in the head with a flashlight.According to the police report, Curtis Torrence, 24, and Kendall Mowery had […]

  • Smoking “One pot” meth lab found behind grocery store posted 1 day ago

    Smoking "One pot" meth lab found behind grocery store

    Posted: Jul 22, 2014 9:22 AM EST Updated: Jul 22, 2014 9:22 AM EST By David Whisenant – bio | email SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) – Police think a “one pot” meth lab became too hot to handle so the owner threw it out of a car behind a Salisbury grocery store. On Monday afternoon a […]

  • The NC Foreclosure Prevention Fund posted 2 days ago

      The N.C. Foreclosure Prevention Fund has helped more than 15,800 homeowners keep their homes while searching for employment or training for a new job. It is also serving returning veterans who have been discharged and are making the transition to civilian life. Administered by the N.C. Housing Finance Agency, the Fund provides up to […]