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HAZARD AHEAD FOR MINI GOLF Course must be made accessible to handicapped or shut down
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SALISBURY — The county parks department is trying to raise $225,000 to make the miniature golf course at Dan Nicholas Park fully accessible. Right now, it’s virtually impossible to guide a wheelchair or mid-size stroller along the course’s concrete sidewalks, which are less than 2 feet wide. The holes are surrounded with bricks and sometimes blocked by obstacles. “One of the most important pieces of this is being able to provide those with disabilities the opportunity to recreate at Dan Nicholas Park,” said Don Bringle, director of the Rowan County Parks Department. The other most important piece? If the miniature golf course isn’t rebuilt, it will have to shut down next spring. The course was created in the 1970s, before the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) of 1990 set accessibility requirements, so it has been “grandfathered” into compliance. But President Barack Obama announced revisions to the requirements in July 2010, and now all miniature golf courses must meet them by March 2012. At least 50 percent of all holes on a course must be accessible and form a consecutive route that enters and exits at the same spot. The county parks department wants to demolish the existing course and build a new ADA-compliant one. Bringle said county commissioners told the department last year it could solicit donations from foundations, businesses and individuals. So far, it has received commitments totaling $31,000 of the $225,000 goal. The parks department has been trying to rebuild the miniature golf course for the past few years, Bringle said. Last year, a request made to the county for capital project funds didn’t survive budget cuts. “The county commissioners previously have been gracious enough to provide funding for sidewalks to make the rest of what we have accessible,” Bringle said. Aside from the miniature golf course, Dan Nicholas Park already meets the new ADA standards, he said. The park even has a fully accessible playground right next to the course. Once the money is raised, the department will take bids for the project. Bringle said the newly designed course will be built on its current footprint, which must still fit 36 holes divided into two course paths. “People have asked me, ‘Why don’t you just build one?’ ” Bringle said. “We have about 35,000 people playing miniature golf in a 12-month period. I don’t think just 18 holes will work well.”
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Don Bringle, director of the Rowan County Parks and Recreation Department, shows narrow paths that make it difﬁcult for wheelchairs and strollers to get around the course. Plans are to make the 40-year-old miniature golf course at Dan Nicholas Park more handicapped accessible like the course shown at left. Park ofﬁcials are trying to raise $225,000 for the project.
SALISBURY — Gov. Bev Perdue will neither sign nor veto a controversial broadband bill, meaning it will become law without her signature. Perdue on Friday issued a statement critical of House Bill 129 but said the state needs “rules to prevent cities and towns from having an unfair advantage over providers in the private sector.” A veto would have been difficult to sustain in the Republican-controlled General Assembly. Salisbury won exemption for Fibrant from the legislation, which will limit how PERDUE cities can operate and fund broadband systems in competition with private companies. Cable and phone companies worked for four years to pass the legislation. Fibrant is the city’s new utility that sells Internet, cable TV and phone service. Four other N.C. cities with broadband networks up and running are exempt. Whether Perdue had signed or vetoed the bill, “Salisbury is fine either way,” Assistant City Manager Doug Paris said. “We have not tracked it, because for the city of Salisbury, if the governor vetoes it, that is a great result,” Paris said. “But if she doesn’t, that is also a great result because we are exempt.” The city fought hard for the exemption, hiring a communications attorney in Wash- PARIS ington, D.C., and a lobbyist in Raleigh. City officials made multiple trips to Raleigh to testify at committee hearings and sway legislators. Salisbury’s efforts paid off with perhaps the most lucrative service area of all exempted cities. Salisbury can sell Fibrant throughout Rowan County, as long as town aldermen, county commissioners or school board members approve. Spencer alderman Jeff Morris recently said the town should ask voters whether they want Fibrant in Spencer by way of a non-binding referendum. Paris said he told Morris “that Salisbury was not ready to discuss full retail service in Spencer or another town at this time.” “It would take many years of planning and due diligence before we could begin discussions on full retail service,” Paris said. While Paris said holding a referendum is a moot point, he suggested a feasibility study into hooking up a couple of “community anchors” in Spencer, such as the Spencer Public Library or Town Hall.
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Robertson Family Foundation OKs more than $1.9 million SALISBURY — The Rowan-Salisbury School System has been approved for $448,586 in grants from the Blanche & Julian Robertson Family Foundation, the organization announced Friday. The awards to the school system are part of more than $1.9 million in grants the foundation approved in the spring 2011 grant cycle. The Robertson board reviewed 102 grant applications, one of its largest numbers ever, and approved 63. The Rowan-Salisbury Schools received 13 grant approvals, most of which are technology driven. “The Rowan-Salisbury School System is so fortunate to have the support from the Robertson Foundation,” Superintendent Dr. Judy Grissom said Friday. “We would not have made as much progress in technology if the
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Foundation Board were not as generous and attuned to the needs of our students to be prepared for the 21st century. “We can never thank them enough.” Salisbury High School will receive the largest grant of $80,806 for the installation of a 3-D virtual reality program. Six agencies receive annual grants in the foundation’s Continuing Support Grant Program. These include Community Care Clinic, $50,000; Communities In Schools, $50,000; Habitat for Humanity, $20,000; Meals on Wheels of Rowan, $35,000; Rowan County United Way’s Day of Caring program, $40,000; and Rowan Helping Ministries’ Crisis Assistance Support, $50,000. The 2011 grants include:
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STEM event today at North The Rowan-Salisbury School System is hosting a STEM event today to showcase its technology initiatives. “Technology Matters: What’s Right in Public Education” will be held from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at North Rowan High School. Students and teachers with all 35 schools in the district will be on hand to demonstrate technology they are using in the classroom.
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SALISBURY — Knox Middle School will become the RowanSalisbury School System’s first STEM middle school. Lisa Wear, director of Horizons Unlimited, said the school will be fused with rigorous and relevant science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education. Wear said STEM can also be described as “Strategies That Engage Minds.” Knox has been tapped to act as a STEM school for a few reasons, Wear said. The school is close to Horizons Unlimited resources and
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laboratory facilities. It is also a feeder school for Salisbury High, the site of the district’s Math and Science Academy, which provides more rigorous math and science courses for students who intend to major in a STEM field in college. The district has applied for a grant through the National Science Foundation to advance STEM education at Knox. Wear said although initial brainstorming to transition Knox to a STEM school has begun, more extensive planning will begin when Dr. James Davis takes over as principal at the end of this school year.
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RALEIGH — An unemployed road construction foreman from Burlington had his living room furniture repossessed and can’t pay the child support that helps provide his son’s school supplies and medication. A former hiring executive from Wilmington who once earned more than $100,000 a year has drained the last of her savings and now risks losing her car. A Wilson man says he delayed seeking a diagnosis for his sudden pain until he couldn’t take anymore and learned at the hospital he’d had a stroke.
All three, who have been unemployed for more than a year, said the ongoing political tug of war between Democratic Gov. Beverly Perdue and the General Assembly’s new Republican leaders has compounded their financial troubles. The dispute has dragged on for five weeks. They are among 42,000 long-term jobless workers who were suddenly cut off from receiving extended unemployment benefits April 16. That’s when Perdue vetoed legislation that would have kept the federally financed help coming. The bill also would have forced the governor to accept double-digit budget cuts before negotiations over state spend-
GRANTS FROM 1a • Adolescent & Family Enrichment Center — $25,000 for operating support; • The Arc of Rowan County — $20,000 for its summer program; • Bread Riot, Inc. — $2,000 for operating support; • Catawba College — $50,000 for budget relief; • Central N.C. Council, Boy Scouts — $10,000 for Rowan District Friends of Scouting; • City of Salisbury Community Appearance Commission — $10,000 for BlockWork Neighborhood Improvement project; • Concert Choir — $5,500 to support upcoming performance of Handel’s “Messiah;” • Downtown Salisbury, Inc. — $75,000 for the DSIP Revolving Fund, and $3,500 to purchase folding machine for the DSI office; • Family Crisis Council — $40,000 for operating support; • Food for Thought — $12,000 for operating support; • Godstock — $15,000 for emergency administration funding; • Habitat for Humanity — $50,000 for funds to purchase housing property; • Happy’s Farm — $5,000 for summer scholarships assisting low income students; • Healthy Children of Rowan County — $40,000 over two years for Empowering Youth, Girl Pride, and summer reading programs; • Hood Theological Seminary — $50,000 toward construction of new refectory; • Livingstone College — $50,000 for budget relief;
BROADBAND FROM 1a Spencer and Salisbury staff could work together on the study, Paris said. Spencer aldermen will discuss the issue at a future meeting. Perdue issued her statement on the final day of her deliberation, after fielding thousands of pleas to veto or sign House Bill 129. The veto effort was largely a fight for towns like Chapel Hill and Fayetteville, which have spent money putting fiber in the ground but are not
ing begin in earnest. Ken Williams, 61, of Wilson, was hospitalized this week with what the unemployed respiratory therapist learned was a stroke. “I can tell you that making the decision to come to the hospital was made greatly more difficult by the fact I have no income and no money,” Williams said from his hospital bed, his speech slightly slurred. “I was concerned that if I went and it was nothing, I’d run up a bill and I’d have another problem. It kept me from coming to the hospital maybe a day before I did.” Tracy Whitman, 50, of Burlington said after losing his $394 weekly ben-
• Nazareth Children’s Home — $19,356 for installation of residential campus security monitors, and $25,000 in support for the Residential Level II program; • N.C. Center for International Understanding — $15,000 for Global Teacher Awards/Rowan program; • N.C. Center for Nonprofit Organizations — $10,000 in professional development support for Rowan nonprofits; • N.C. Transportation Museum Foundation — $25,000 for operating support; • Partners in Learning — $25,000 in operating support; • Piedmont Players Theater — $25,000 for Youth Theater support and PPT operating fund; • Pregnancy Support Center — $10,000 in operating support; • Rotary Club of Salisbury — $10,000 for Patriots Flag Concourse Memorial & Park project; • Rowan Blues and Jazz Society — $2,000 for youth blues, jazz, storytelling and music programming; • Rowan-Cabarrus Community College — $28,000 for revitalization of the dental assisting program laboratory; • Rowan County Health Department — $50,000 for Health Link program; • Rowan County Literacy Council — $15,000 in operating support; • Rowan County United Way, Day of Caring program — $10,000 in increased funding; • Rowan Helping Ministries — $50,000 for the Crisis Assistance Network; • Rowan Museum — $20,000 for summer history camps; • Rowan-Salisbury Schools — $20,000 to support Rowan field trips for elementary school students; • Rowan-Salisbury Schools — $80,806 for installation of 3D virtual reality program at
operational yet, Paris said. Now, “that investment will become stranded assets because they don't have an exemption,” he said. When the bill becomes law, rural areas will be left behind, Paris said, “where the private sector has continuously refused to provide service except satellite Internet, which is slower than dial-up and very expensive.” The cable lobby, however, viewed Perdue’s decision to let the bill become law as a victory for taxpayers. “We are pleased with the governor’s decision and her appreciation of the need for rules when government goes
into competition with private business,” said Marcus Trathen, attorney for the N.C. Cable Telecommunications Association. “This is a good day for taxpayers and for responsible government. “We share the governor’s commitment to ensure that all North Carolinians have access to high quality and affordable service, and we look forward to working with her towards this goal.” In her statement, Perdue said every school, household and business in North Carolina — no matter where they are — should have access to efficient and affordable broadband services.
efit check last month he had to choose between food and furniture. He told the furniture store that after a year of making payments for the sofa, love seat and recliner he couldn’t make any more. Worse, Whitman said, his child has been forced to do without. “The loss of furniture I can deal with, because that’s me, personally. But I’ve got the ex-wife calling me, hollering, she’s not getting the child support payments that she’s used to getting every week to make sure my son has clothes and school supplies and medication, stuff like that. I don’t know what to tell her,” he said. “Hopefully they will stop playing
Salisbury High School; • Rowan-Salisbury Schools — $6,100 for the 2012 Elementary Honors Choral Festival; • Rowan-Salisbury Schools/Hanford Dole Elementary School — $35,000 for after-school academy operations; • Rowan-Salisbury Schools/Horizons Unlimited — $50,000 to support educating for high quality jobs in N.C. through technology; • Rowan-Salisbury Schools/Knollwood Elementary School — $18,000 for a Promethean tech board; • Rowan-Salisbury Schools/Koontz Elementary School — $59,000 for expanding technology; • Rowan-Salisbury Schools/North Rowan High School — $5,734 for venetian blinds and improvements to sound system in the auditorium; • Rowan-Salisbury Schools/North Rowan High School — $11,600 for summer technology camp; • Rowan-Salisbury Schools/Overton Elementary School — $55,000 for the Overtonville P.A.S.S.P.O.R.T. program; • Rowan-Salisbury Schools/Salisbury High School — $50,000 for completion of the restroom-exercise addition to the school gymnasium; • Rowan-Salisbury Schools/Salisbury High School — $8,346 for TI-84 graphing calculators for chemistry and physics classes; • Rowan-Salisbury Schools/Salisbury High School — $16,620 for Middle School Junior ROTC Mentoring program; • Rowan-Salisbury Schools/Salisbury High School — $49,000 for ActivBoards for English and Mathematics classrooms; • Rowan Vocational Opportunities — $38,000 to purchase a new client van; • Rufty-Holmes Senior Center — $38,000 to assist with roof replacement project on Center buildings, and $10,000 for the Cen-
“My concern with House Bill 129 is that the restrictions the General Assembly has imposed on cities and towns who want to offer broadband services may have the effect of decreasing the number of choices available to their citizens,” Perdue said. “For these reasons, I will neither sign nor veto this bill. “Instead, I call on the General Assembly to revisit this issue and adopt rules that not only promote fairness but also allow for the greatest number of high quality and affordable broadband options for consumers.” Contact reporter Emily Ford at 704-797-4264.
around with us like this.” The conflict over unemployment benefits stems from a decision by the General Assembly’s Republican leaders to achieve a top priority: a state budget that cuts spending and doesn’t raise taxes. The Legislature is fully in GOP hands for the first time in 141 years. North Carolina is one of about three dozen states in which a federal extended benefits program of up to 20 weeks was created to lessen the pain for the long-term unemployed caught in the recession. An improving unemployment rate meant lawmakers had to change a formula to keep the benefits flowing for some.
ter’s scholarship fund; • Salisbury Community Development Corp. —$20,800 to assist with the house foreclosure prevention; • Salisbury-Rowan Symphony Society — $12,000 to support concerts by the N.C. Symphony Orchestra for Rowan-Salisbury Schools fifth grade students, and $4,000 for the After-School Strings program; • Salisbury Symphony Orchestra — $10,000 sponsorship of the “Pops at the Post” concert; • Salvation Army — $50,000 for the Emergency Services fund; • Saving Grace Farm — $10,000 for operating support; • Smart Start Rowan, Inc. — $20,000 for the Literacy Initiative program; • Special Olympics North Carolina — $10,000 for Special Olympics Rowan County operations; • Waterworks Visual Arts Center — $50,000 for operating support; • Westside Community Foundation — $15,000 for the Stepping-Up Youth Summer Enrichment program; • YMCA of Rowan County — $50,000 for operating support; and • Young Life Rowan — $15,000 for Young Life summer camp scholarships. The foundation was chartered in the fall of 1997 with an initial gift of $15 million by Salisbury native Julian H. Robertson Jr., now of New York City. He named the charitable foundation in memory of his parents, Blanche S. and Julian H. Robertson Sr., longtime residents and civic leaders of Salisbury. Throughout the past 13 years, Robertson has increased his gifts to the Foundation by an additional $21 million. The foundation has a current operating investment base of $18.4 million.
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Catawba lecture explores run-up to secession BY HUGH FISHER email@example.com
SALISBURY — One hundred and fifty years ago Friday, delegates from around North Carolina voted to secede from the Union. The anniversary of the Civil War is being commemorated throughout the South with a focus on history and its impact on the world today. In Salisbury, Catawba College professor Gary Freeze gave a lecture on the city’s role in the decision to join the Confederacy. To say “states’ rights” or “slav-
ery” caused secession oversimplifies things, Freeze said. He sees in the decision a longstanding desire to be free of outside authority, stretching back to the Mecklenburg Resolves — a declaration of independence signed over a FREEZE year before the July 4 declaration authored by Thomas Jefferson. That North Carolina declaration
was signed on the same day: May 20, 1775. “Their identities were tied up in the preservation of their state,” Freeze said. But before Lincoln called for troops to do battle with Southern states, North Carolinians were far from united in the desire to break away. In his lecture, hosted by the N.C. Division of the United Daughters of the Confederacy, Freeze pointed to a divide between farmers who grew wheat and plantation owners who grew cotton.
The vote for secession was largely split along those lines. County by county, the cotton-growing counties voted to secede. But Freeze also noted that most counties voting for secession were predominantly Baptist, a denomination that values individual authority and local governance. By contrast, largely Methodist areas — where ministers were sent out by bishops, not called by individual churches — tended to vote for the Union. It’s not a perfect model, Freeze said.
Little slice of serenity ‘You look out there, and you know there is a God’ ANNAPOLIS — Marge Payne had two garden parties this week because, well, she has that kind of garden. Kids in formal attire often come to Marge’s place for their pre-prom photographs. Marge also likes to invite members of her garden club, the Kneeling Gardeners, over to talk about flowers, as well as other friends, neighbors and members of Trinity United Methodist Church. MARK “She has WINEKA the prettiest yard in Kannapolis,” says Nancy Rutledge, a fellow member of the Kneeling Gardeners, “and she’s gracious enough to share it with everyone.” The landscape around Payne’s handsome brick home off Willow Drive is filled with blossoming trees, flowers and bushes; old and new statues; trellises; birdhouses; water features; Mondo grass and moss; and hardscape features such as a backyard gazebo, slate walks, a rocklined creek bed and humpbacked bridge. She had her own irrigation well installed several years ago so her city water bills wouldn’t be so high. Payne’s favorite flower is a spectacular climbing hydrangea that partly frames her garage door. This Moonglow hydrangea, growing for seven years now, is at its peak blossom time, drawing oohs and aahs from all visitors. “I want to share it,” Payne explains. “I’m not trying to show off. I want to share it with everyone because it’s so unusual.” Likewise, the Henryi clematis by Payne’s back door is a show-stopper with all of its white flowers. But Marge’s garden seems to hold beauty around every corner. “You look out there, and you know there is a God,” she says from her sunroom. “I couldn’t have achieved this myself.”
Help needed A bad fall last July on a Salisbury sidewalk — she says the downtown must make the streetscape more accessible — has sharply cut back her physical activity. She has been relying on a walker and is preparing for another round of therapy. “I’m only a supervisor,”
But it shows that North Carolina was by no means monolithic then, just as it is politically diverse today. “And that’s what made North Carolina so distinct,” he said. Salisbury, too, hosted both prounion and pro-secession factions. But, Freeze noted, the rhetoric leading up to the declaration of war was one of outsiders invading the homeland, not the image of “brother against brother” that later was seen. “The ‘Year of Secession,’ from the
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No Juneteenth this year as organizers gear up for 2012 SALISBURY — For the first time in nearly two decades, Rowan County won’t have a Juneteenth celebration. But organizers say it will be back, bigger and better, next year. Juneteenth is marked each June 19 and commemorates the 1865 abolition of slavery and enforcement of President Abraham Lincoln’s Emancipation Proclamation in Texas. The annual celebration that began in Texas has spread across the nation. In Rowan, the festival has been held each year since 1994 at Kelsey Scott Park and has become a much-anticipated and well attended commu-
nity gathering. Sherry Hawthorne, president of the Juneteenth committee, said the cancellation of this year’s event is due to the planning of the 2012 event, which will be a three-day celebration. Anyone interested in serving on a planning committee and helping with next year’s event can call Hawthorne at 704-499-1197. There was no word Friday on whether organizers would still hold an annual back-toschool event that provides supplies to children in need and has been paid for in part with proceeds from Juneteenth.
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Marge Payne feeds the fish in her small pond next to the garage at her Willow Drive home. she says. “It hurts my heart, not even being able to pull a weed.” She now relies on her longtime assistant, Mary Cowan of Salisbury, and David Lee for their landscaping and gardening skills. Before he died, Fred Geter of Salisbury also was a tremendous help in the yard. “I wouldn’t have all this without Mary’s help,” Payne adds as they walk together around the premises. A Davie County native, Marge Canupp Payne left home at 17 to attend cadet nursing school in Charlotte. But before she finished the program, she married Red Wetmore, and the couple moved onto a small farm of horses and beef cattle in
Woodleaf. As a young mother, Payne first started planting flowers around the farm. Wetmore also was a brakeman for Southern Railway Co. The couple had a son, Charlie, who lives in Rowan County, and three daughters, Susan, Cindy and Eva. The girls live in Wisconsin, Florida and Charlotte, respectively. Red Wetmore died in 1975, and Payne went the next 19 years as a single woman. She eventually returned to Rowan Technical College to earn her nursing degree, working at Rowan Memorial Hospital and the Veterans Administration Medical Center in Salisbury. She later returned to school to become a cardio-
pulmonary technician and retired from the VA in 1981. Payne lived in various places before moving in 1984 to a Club House Drive address in Salisbury. With Geter’s help, her garden in Salisbury grew bigger and better, but her life took a dramatic turn in 1992 when she met Brandon Payne, who had been a vice president at Cannon Mills in Kannapolis.
Fateful relationship They married in 1994 and moved to the Willow Drive residence. “He was the greatest thing in my life,” says Marge, also known as Margie to some of her
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SALISBURY — Bob Lippard is hoping Tuesday’s education revival leaves local residents feeling energized and excited about ways they can support public education. “This is a point for revitalization and commitment,” the Rowan County United Way executive director said. “We hope that they’ll have some new ideas about how everyone can become a part of our students’ education.” The revival, hosted by the Rowan County United Way and Rowan County Partners for Education, will begin with a free dinner provided by a United Way Worldwide grant. John Dornan, former president/executive director at Public School Forum of North Carolina and motivational speaker Laura Hamilton will be the guest speakers for the event. Lippard said they will share information about how to prevent dropouts and cultivate effective teaching. Information gathered during listening sessions, conducted by the United Way last fall, will also be shared during the event. Lippard said parents, students, law enforcement officers, faith-based leaders and a variety of other community members participated in the listening groups about effective teaching. The evening will also include breakout sessions to cater to specific interests. “There will be information shared on what we can do as individuals and groups in the community to help support teachers and help them reach
every child in our classrooms,” Lippard said. David Cowger, lead pastor at World Hope Worship Center and a listening session participant, said informing the public is at the heart of the event. “We’re trying to get people informed about opportunities,” he said. Cowger said anyone can help out by mentoring, tutoring and assisting teachers in the classroom. “Really anything that we can do to help teachers do their job,” he said. “So we can lend our support to teachers so they can be more focused on their gift, which is teaching.” Cowger said the event will also provide an opportunity for residents to offer feedback about public education. “It’s an opportunity for their voice to be heard,” he said. “We want to hear their voice and we want to give them direction if they want to get involved in a specific area.” Lippard said he’s hoping for a large turnout Tuesday. “We’re very excited. It should be a unique and wonderful opportunity for everybody to attend,” he said. “We hope that as people leave that evening, they will be able to identify what they are willing to do both individually and collectively to support effective teaching and to help prevent dropouts in our schools.” The free event will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the Holiday Inn. RSVP by Monday morning by calling 704-633-1802 and leaving a message. Contact reporter Sarah Campbell at 704-797-7683.
Mother, son charged after scuffle with police GRANITE QUARRY — Authorities said a 14-year-old was shot with a stun gun Wednesday after he shoved Granite Quarry Police Officer R i c h a r d Tester. And the boy’s mother was arrested after pushing an officer and trying to kick another one. A report from the PATRICK Rowan County Sheriff’s Office said the boy called 911 Wednesday night because his parents, Joseph and Karyn Patrick, were intoxicated and fighting. When an officer arrived at 1239 S. Main St., he was met at the patio door by Joseph and Karyn Patrick. Then their 14-year-old son joined them, with a semi-automatic weapon tucked into his pants pocket. The officer told the boy repeatedly to remove the gun, the report said, but he refused. So the officer called for
additional units. Authorities said Joseph Patrick went back inside, leaving his son and wife, and the son finally removed his weapon when a Sheriff’s Office deputy who the boy knows arrived. At some point, Karyn Patrick, 44, began cursing and then pushed an officer, the report said. As Karyn Patrick was being arrested, her son lunged at and shoved Tester. Tester used a stun gun on the boy and he fell to the floor of the deck, the report said. Karyn Patrick, while restrained by another officer, repeatedly tried to kick Tester in the upper leg, but was eventually placed in a patrol car, the report said. Patrick and her son were both taken to the magistrate’s office. The boy was given a juvenile referral while Karyn Patrick was charged with assault on a law enforcement officer and placed under a $500 secured bond.
SC man accused of using faked prescription SALISBURY — A South Carolina man was arrested in Salisbury after trying to fill a forged a forged prescription for the prescription drug Adderall at a local pharmacy, authorities said. Police said James Matthew McManus had driven across North and South Carolina passing the forged and photocopied prescription before his arrest. McManus, 32, of Edgemoor, S.C., was charged with felony obtaining a controlled substance by fraud or forgery after police say he tried to get the fake prescription past pharmacists at Moose Pharmacy on West Innes Street. He was placed under a $500 secured bond. According to a Salisbury Police Department report,
McManus asked a pharmacist at Moose Pharmacy what the cash price of the Adderall would be and how much it would be if he just wanted to purchase half of it. The pharmacist told McManus she needed to call someone about the prescription since it was from a South Carolina doctor. McManus told her he would be back to pick it up, but the pharmacist called police and gave them a description of his car. McManus was arrested in the 500 block of Brenner Avenue. A doctor in South Carolina said McManus had made copies of a prescription and was trying to get the prescriptions filled across the Carolinas.
Wrong winners announced BBQ Festival SPENCER — The wrong winners were inadvertently announced last weekend at the 2011 Salisbury Rowan BBQ Festival in Spencer. The correct winners are: First place — Patterson Porkery, Chase Overcash Second place — Team Smoky Lane, Keith Lane Third place — Holy Smoke Team, Jeff Swicegood People’s Choice — Blowin’ Smoke, Jack Moore (first) and Holy Smoke, Jeff Swicegood (second) Pitmaster’s Award — Holy Smoke, Jeff Swicegood “It is to the embarrassment of the SCA Foundation, the sponsors and the competitors that it happened,” said George Busby, coordinator for the festival and director of the
Salisbury Cultural Arts Foundation. Busby said it’s taken him all week to find, correlate and correct the paper trail to determine the exact winners. “I must personally take ultimate responsibility for the error and promise to put in effect proper safeguards for 2012,” he said in a press release. All competitors have been notified by phone or email, and the winners are posted on the BBQ Festival website, he said. “Although there is no cash prize attached to any award, the integrity of the competition awards is paramount in importance to all,” Busby said. Next year, the event will be even better, he said.
Dale Jr. Foundation aids hungry children “Blessings in a Backpack” will formally announce its partnership with The Dale Jr. Foundation on a visit to Jackson Park Elementary School in Kannapolis at 11 a.m., Wednesday, May 25 . The Dale Jr. Foundation Vice President Kelley Earnhardt, member of the board of directors Cathy EarnhardtWatkins and Martha Earnhardt will be on hand to help volunteers pack backpacks and meet with the children benefiting from the “Blessings in a Backpack” program at Jackson Park Elementary School. “Since starting The Dale Jr. Foundation it has been our goal to raise money to directly impact our communities, schools and fellow citizens,” Dale Earnhardt Jr. said.
Feeding more than 37,600 children in 216 schools across 32 U.S. states and three countries, “Blessings in a Backpack” was born in 2005, the brainchild of Stan Curtis. Starting with just two schools, the program has seen steady growth and thanks to supporters and contributions this past year alone has seen growth of over 60 percent with new programs being adopted by community leaders every week. According to the USDA more than 62 percent of children in the U.S. are on the public school Free/Reduced Price Meal program, “Blessing in a Backpack” picks up where the program leaves off, feeding children on the weekend when these meals aren’t available to them.
DMV website offers more online options The N.C. Division of Motor Vehicles is debuting a new website aimed at making information about vehicles and driving in North Carolina easier to find. “We hope it will help our customers by placing DMV information literally at their fingertips,” said DMV Commissioner Mike Robertson. The site, located at www.ncdot.gov/dmv, helps guide customers through DMV services, providing improved step-by-step instructions and directions for obtaining driver licenses and registering vehicles. It also includes centralized fee information, illustrated topics, office location maps activated by zip codes or county names, and easy access to online services.
Several DMV services are offered online through the website. They include obtaining duplicate driver licenses, driving records, duplicate vehicle registrations, personalized and special plates, renewing vehicle registrations and making insurance payments. In addition to the improved DMV website, NCDOT’s webbased smartphone application also offers easy access to DMV office locations and services, driver handbooks and other helpful information. To access NCDOT Mobile, type “m.ncdot.gov” into the browser of your smartphone. Then, bookmark it to save for future reference. NCDOT Mobile is compatible with the iPhone, Android and some newer Blackberry phones.
AREA/OBITUARIES Judy Long Kluttz
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SALISBURY — Judy Long Kluttz, 66, of Salisbury, went to be with the Lord on Friday, May 20, 2011, at her home in Salisbury. Born Aug. 10, 1944, in Rowan County, she was the daughter of Mary Beaver Long of Salisbury and the late Coy Irvin Long, who died June 17, 1982. Educated in Rowan County schools and Salisbury Business College, Ms. Kluttz retired from Rowan Regional Medical Center. She loved the water, most notably the beaches, and participating in anything her grandchildren were involved in. Survivors include significant other John Cress, whom she met November 2004; daughter Cyndi Honeycutt (Steve); sister Joyce Trexler (Johnny) of Salisbury; brothers Randy Long, MD of Lexington and Jeff Long of Salisbury; grandchildren Josh Honeycutt and Jessica Honeycutt of Spencer; and a special niece, Tiffany Long of Lexington. Visitation and Service: Visitation is 6:30-8:30 p.m. Sunday, May 22 at Lyerly Funeral Home. The funeral service will be held at 3 p.m. Monday, May 23 at First Baptist Church, 215 Fifth St., Spencer. The Rev. Franklin Myers will officiate. Burial will follow at Trading Ford Baptist Church Cemetery, 3600 Long Ferry Road, Salisbury. Memorials: First Baptist Church, 215 Fifth St., Spencer, NC 28159. Lyerly Funeral Home is serving the Kluttz family. Online condolences may be made at www.lyerlyfuneralhome.com
COINJOCK — James W. Haynes, 75, died Saturday, May 14, 2011, at his home in Coinjock. Jim was born in Rockwell and was a Peninsula resident until he moved to Coinjock in 1989. A veteran of the U.S. Army, he was a member of the Coinjock Ruritan Club and loved to fish and hunt. Survivors include his wife, Mildred E. Haynes; three sons, Dennis C. Haynes and his wife, Debbie, Jeffrey L. Haynes and his wife, Donna, and Kelvin B. Haynes and his wife, Julie, all of Newport News; five sisters; one brother; and seven grandchildren. A funeral service with full military honors was held on Wednesday, May 18. Memorials: Donations may be made to Coinjock Ruritan Club, 130 Coinjock Baptist Church Road, Coinjock, NC 27923. Please leave condolences at www.wjsmithandsonfh.com. Arrangements by W. J. Smith & Son Funeral Home.
SALISBURY — Mrs. Bronnie Efird Foreman Hall, 86, passed away May 19, 2011, at the Lutheran Home at Trinity Oaks in Salisbury. Born on May 8, 1925, in Rowan County, she was the daughter of the late Thomas A. Foreman, Sr. (Tom) and Bronnie Efird Foreman (Bron) of Salisbury. She was educated in Salisbury City Schools and graduated from Boyden High School in 1942. She graduated from Catawba College in 1946 with an AB degree in mathematics. While at Catawba, she was the head majorette for the marching band and met the love of her life, Carl Wells Hall, Jr., a decorated B-24 pilot just returning from the European theater of World War II and taking classes at Catawba. Carl was in the process of buying some land in Western Rowan County and starting a dairy farm with his earnings from military service. After her marriage to Carl and moving to the “country,” Bronnie played many roles: as the wife of a dairy farmer, a middle school mathematics teacher and the mother of five children. She often said of her three boys and two girls, “We have three kings and two queens, which everyone knows is a full house.” She taught in the Rowan County schools, including Cleveland, Landis Junior High and Knox (Salisbury) Junior High, for over 30 years. Carl and Bronnie were members of Thyatira Presbyterian Church and active in the West Rowan Community for many years. Bronnie served as president of the Mount Ulla School PTA and Thyatira Women of the Church and held offices in the Home Demonstration Club and the Rowan County Democratic Party. Upon Carl's retirement from farming in 1988, they moved to Salisbury, where they joined Second Presbyterian Church. Bronnie later joined John Calvin Presbyterian Church. Bronnie was preceded in death by her parents and her beloved husband Carl. She is survived by five beloved children, C. Wells Hall, III of Charlotte and his wife, Donna, John E. Hall of Troutman and his wife, Caryl, Thomas A. Hall of Cleveland, Luanne Hall Welch of Weston, Fla., and her husband, Mike, and Bernice Hall Wilson of Cary and her husband, Duane; nine beloved grandchildren, Jennifer A. Hall of Charlotte, Christopher B. Hall of Raleigh, Maggie Hall Barry of Pinehurst, her husband Patrick, Jerry D. Wilson of Cary, Kimberly H. Wilson of Cary, Joseph A. Kirchgassner IV of Charlottesville, Va., his wife, Lauren, John E. Hall, Jr. of Troutman, Gregory A. Hall of Troutman and Carly M. Welch of Weston, Fla.; one beloved great-grandchild, Anderson Patrick Barry of Pinehurst; her beloved brother, Thomas Alexander Foreman Jr., of Salisbury; and her beloved sister, Anna Foreman Comer of Salisbury. Visitation: The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday evening, May 22 at Summersett Funeral Home. Funeral: A graveside service is scheduled at 10 a.m. Monday, May 23 at the Thyatira Presbyterian Church cemetery, Millbridge, immediately followed by visitation with the family in the church parlor at 10:15 a.m. and a memorial service in the church sanctuary at 11 a.m. The Rev. Sandy Kern and the Rev. Kellie Browne will officiate. Memorials: In lieu of flowers memorials, may be made to Easter Seals Respite Care Services, 620 W. Innes St., Salisbury, NC 28144. Summersett Funeral Home is assisting the family with funeral arrangements. Online condolences may be made at www.summersettfuneralhome.com
Evelyn Seamon Hood MONROE — Evelyn Seamon Hood, 82, passed away May 19, 2011. She was born in Rowan County on Sept. 23, 1928, daughter of the late James R. and Mary Elizabeth Taylor Seamon. She was preceded in death by her husband, Elmer Lee Hood. Ms. Hood is survived by her son, Larry and his wife, Diane of Monroe; brother, James Seamon; sister, Alice Waller; and granddaughter Emily Hood of Charlotte. The family would like to thank her caregivers, Polly, Linda, Tonya and Donna, for their loving care. Service: A graveside service will be held Monday, May 23 at 1 p.m. at Salisbury National Cemetery. Visitation: The family will visit with friends Saturday, May 21 from 5:30-7 p.m. in Gordon Funeral Service, 1904 Lancaster Ave., Monroe, NC 28112. Memorials: May be made to Make a Wish Foundation, 212 S. Tryon St., No. 1080, Charlotte, NC 28281-0104 or 1877-677-WISH. Online condolences may be made at www.gordonfuneralservice.com Gordon Funeral Service & Crematory is caring for the Hood family.
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Gertie Bradsher Allen HURDLE MILLS — Gertie Bradsher Allen, age 98 of Snipes Road, died Friday, May 20, 2011. She was born in Person County and was the daughter of the late Lewis Arthur Bradsher and Nannie Hester Bradsher. She was the wife of the late Isaac Hassell Allen. She was also preceded in death by her three brothers, two sisters and one grandson, Donny Rogers. Until her death, she was the oldest living member of Salem United Methodist Church. Surviving are one daughter, June Allen Rogers and husband Burnell Rogers of Hurdle Mills; one sister, Nancy Bradsher Gentry of Salisbury; three grandchildren, Tommy Rogers and wife Bridget, Lou Rogers, Brad Rogers and wife Betty; four great-grandchildren, Justin Rogers, Patrick Rogers, Joshua Rogers and Joseph Rogers. Service: A graveside memorial service will be held 2:30 p.m. Sunday, May 22 at the Salem United Methodist Church Cemetery. Officiating will be the Rev. David Foushee and Rev. Alfred Snipes. The family will receive friends any time at the home. Memorials: May be made to Salem United Methodist Church, Cemetery Fund, 933 Salem Church Road, Hurdle Mills, NC, 27541. The family would like to thank the following people, W.L. Martin, Jr., Dr. John R. Bradsher and her caregiver, Teresa Blue. Condolences may be made at www.brooksandwhite.com.
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SALISBURY — Esther Barbee Cook, 88, of Salisbury, died Thursday, May 19, 2011, at Rowan Regional Medical Center of Salisbury. She was born April 30, 1923, in Stanly County, the daughter of the late John Howell and Jenny Lowder Barbee. She was the widow of William Edward (Bill) Cook since 1975, to whom she was married on Jan. 28, 1942. Mrs. Cook was a former resident of Concord and was a member of Center United Methodist Church since 1956. The Martha Powell Sunday School Class was special in her life. Esther was faithful with a greeting card ministry that she enjoyed. At a young age, she gave her heart to Jesus. He was her savior and faithful Friend. During the last years of her life, Esther was a live-in-companion and caregiver to a number of special ladies. Each family came to be her family. Being part of their lives was a joy to her. She retired from this at age 80 for health reasons. Esther was preceded in death by her son, Tommy Ray Cook; son-in-law Larry Lee Greene; daughter-in-law Alma Barrier Cook; brothers D.C. Barbee and Lonnie Barbee; halfbrother Frank Barbee; half-sister Nora Barbee; and sisters Ruby Jane Barbee, Margaret B. Troutman and Ruth B. Stimson. Josephine G. Franco She is survived by her three children and their families: WOODLEAF — Josephine daughter and son-in-law Ann G. and N. Kent Whitfield of Cary; Garay Franco, 97, mother of daughter and son-in-law Alice C. and Allen Wallace of SalisMiguel “Mike” Franco of the bury; son and daughter-in-law William Edward, Jr. and Donna home, died May 19, 2011. Cook of Mt. Pleasant; daughter-in-law Linda Cook of Concord; Born Dec. 24, 1913. five grandchildren, Susan G. Pettengill of Apex, Teresa G. Service: Mass of Christian Rosebrough and her husband Ryan of Raleigh, Brian L. Burial, 11:30 a.m., Saturday, Greene and his wife Rachel of Holly Springs, Holly Nelson and St. Francis of Assisi Catholic her husband Andy of Randleman, Sarah Grace Cook of Mount Church. Interment: Rose Pleasant; step-grandchildren Justin McBride and Sumner Cemetery, Mocksville. Visita- McBride of Mt. Pleasant; great-grandchildren Brittany Pettion: Eaton Funeral Home, tengill, Naomi, Bethany, Hosanna, Moriah and Sahara Greene, 325 N. Main St., Mocksville, 6- Seth and Grant Rosebrough and Ethan Nelson; sister Inez Cal9 p.m. Friday. loway and husband Bill of Cary; sister-in-law Elizabeth Barbee of Albemarle; and many nephews and nieces. Visitation and Service: The family will receive friends from Sign an obituary 3-4 p.m., Saturday, May 21 at Center United Methodist Church, guest book for Concord, with the funeral service beginning at 4 p.m. Rev. someone on this page. Don Newman and Rev. Neil Haynes will officiate and burial will follow in the church cemetery. Leave a message in our Memorials: The family request memorials be made to Cenonline Guest Book. Just go ter United Methodist Church, 1119 Union St. S., Concord, NC to www.salisburypost.com 28025. Hartsell Funeral Home of Concord is serving the Cook family. Online condolences may be made at www.hartsellfh.com.
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list. Zahra Baker, a 10-yearold girl with disabilities, was reported missing from her Hickory home last October. Police eventually found some of her remains in searches around western North Carolina. Her head remains missing. Zahra’s stepmother, Elisa Baker, has been charged with second-degree murder. Court documents say Elisa Baker told investigators Zahra was dismembered after dying.
summer of 1860 to the summer of 1861, was a deeply complex year in Salisbury,” Freeze said. Even as locals were expressing a willingness to fight, if needed, the Constitutional Union Party held its statewide rally here. Some 6,000 people gathered in Salisbury for that event. There were also racial tensions, with at least one attempted lynching. That man survived, thanks to the intervention of city leaders who helped him escape to Charlotte, Freeze said.
But despite all of the debate, when Lincoln called for volunteers to fight the South, Freeze said, the tide of opinion turned. Those who attended Freeze’s leture, the first in a series of anniversary lectures, said they learned something about local, and national, history. “I think what I learned more than anything was that the Civil War was about more than just slavery,” said Nancy Davis of Archdale. Brenda Leonard of Lexington said she learned the significance of May 20. “It’s no longer just another date,” she said. Contact Hugh Fisher via the editor’s desk at 704-7974244.
Bag of cocaine falls out of pocket in arrest SALISBURY — Police say a small bag of cocaine fell out of a man’s pocket as he was being arrested for trespassing Thursday night. Eugene Oliver Jr., 41, of the streets of Salisbury, was charged with second-degree trespassing and felony possession of cocaine. He was placed under a $500 secured
bond. The arrest was made at 500 E. Innes St., an address from which Oliver had previously b e e n OLIVER banned.
Sex assault case involves underage girl CONCORD — A 40-yearold Concord man is charged with raping an underage girl, police said Friday. David Matthew Hallman, 40, of 562 Central Drive, is in the Cabarrus County jail u n d e r HALLMAN $300,000 bond.He is charged with two counts of first-degree rape. The charges involve a juvenile female with whom
Hallman was acquainted, police said. The sexual assaults are believed to have occurred over a two-year period. Hallman was arrested Friday after Cabarrus sheriff’s deputies helped Concord investigators locate and stop a vehicle he was a passenger in near the intersection of Jim Sossoman Road and Bethel Church Road in the Midland area. The arrest occurred at about 9:30 p.m. Thursday. Hallman did not resist officers and was taken into custody without incident.
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Marge Payne sits near her garage, partly framed by a climbing hydrangea.
friends. They took a two-week honeymoon in Hawaii and through their seven-and-ahalf years of marriage traveled extensively across the country. Brandon Payne died in 2001, losing a lengthy battle with diabetes. As Marge transformed the landscape around their house, she traveled often to Godley’s Garden Center in Salisbury for plants and other materials. She hauled things back to Kannapolis in an old Buick Regal that Brandon pretty much designated as her garden car. Once, because of all the red clay Marge was dealing with, Brandon had a load of top soil delivered and dumped in the yard. “He said he bought that for me to play in,” Marge recalls.
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As Payne walks slowly through her garden today, she speaks of her favorite hostas; the best times to trim bushes; how alkaline and acid in the soil changes the color of flow- a Moon Glow hydrangea is among the plants ers; the ansurrounding Payne’s home tique bell that has traveled with her to Woodleaf, Charlotte, Gastonia, Salisbury and Kannapolis; the basin that was Grandmother Wetmore’s chicken trough; the birdhouse her 90-year-old brother, John Canupp, built for her; and the always hungry koi in her small pond. “It’s such a joy,” Marge says, taking it all in. It’s that kind of garden.
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For four years, Marge kept telling Brandon she wanted a gazebo in the backyard, but how they would manage to move one into the tight quarters was always a stumbling block. Someone suggested that she drop in a gazebo by helicopter. Cowan finally mentioned that maybe they could take down the fence and come into the yard over a neighbor’s property. Brandon (and the neighbor) accepted that idea, and Marge’s favorite gazebo was delivered. It took four hours to maneuver around trees and put it in place. “I fell in love with it when I saw it,” Marge says. Payne honed her gardening skills by enrolling in Rowan County’s Master Gardeners program in 1998. But she missed out on the association’s scheduled trip to England when Brandon became sick. She says she wishes Darrell Blackwelder could see her garden now.
a statues sits in Marge Payne’s side yard. She has been working on her garden since moving into her Willow Drive home in 1994.
RALEIGH (AP) — A Durham resident says he got a shock recently when the city tore down a house he owned and sent him a bill. J.L. Penny says he was fixing up the 80-year-old house after a fire damaged two rooms last year. He says the city demolished it without proper notice on a weekend when he was in the mid-
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Day to salute The Regulator Rebellion the troops Sign ordinance was a battle worth fighting Laurels on Armed Forces Day to all those who are serving or have served in the nation’s military branches. While perhaps not as widely celebrated as Veterans Day or Memorial Day, Armed Forces Day has a long history, having been commemorated on the third Saturday in May since 1950. The event originated to mark the unification of military branches under the Department of Defense. Currently, there are about 1,432,400 military personnel on active duty, with another 846,200 reserve troops. Underscoring the combat stresses many of these servicemembers face, a U.S. military study released this week said there has been a significant decline in the morale of troops serving in Iraq and Afghanistan. Increased exposure to heavy fighting, in part because of recurring deployments, can take a heavy psychological toll, the study says. Troops need support while they’re on active duty, as well as when they come home and transition back into civilian life. • • • Dart to bullying, a nationwide problem that needs to be taken seriously, especially in light of high-profile cases involving the suicides of youths and criminal charges against their tormentors. You can learn more about the problem and help be part of the solution this weekend in Salisbury by attending an anti-bullying rally at 7 p.m. Sunday at the Bell Tower. The event was organized by North Rowan student Megan Braun; Rowan County Sheriff Kevin Auten is among the scheduled speakers. • • • Laurels to the bald eagles enjoying life at High Rock Lake and downstream reservoirs. The existence of their nesting sites isn’t just good news for these majestic birds, once facing possible extinction; it’s also a good barometer for measuring the overall environmental health of their breeding and feeding grounds. Down to a single breeding pair of eagles a few decades ago, North Carolina now has upwards of 80 pairs, according to a recent survey. Unfortunately, while wildlife managers, conservationists, sportsmen and others have done their part to insure the preservation of bald eagles, the birds still face a threat from senseless acts of destruction. While we were celebrating our regional eagle population, wildlife authorities were investigating the shooting of a young bald eagle found dead earlier this month in Haywood County.
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y brother called, as he does on all “special occasions” — my birthday, Christmas or halftime of a Clemson football game — to wish me happy Mother’s Day. “I know you’re not my mama,” he said, lest I forget. “My mama is up in heaven singing with the angels. But I can still wish other mothers a happy Mother’s Day. I called our big sister, too.” SHARON “You called RANDALL Bobbie first?” He always calls her first. He likes her more than he likes me. “Yes,” he said, chuckling, “I did. But I’m calling you now.” In other words, get over it. Then he added, “Sister, I’ve got some very sad news.” My brother has always had a flare for the dramatic. He likes to take his time telling a story, setting it up just so before delivering the punch line. He learned it from our mother, who could turn any harmless bit of news into Armageddon. But there have been times when Joe’s “sad news” couldn’t have been sadder — like the day years ago when he called to tell me that his wife, the love of his life, had been diagnosed with cancer and given only months to live. I was hoping this was not one of those times. “What’s up?” “Well,” he said, “at church today, Brother Charles announced he’s retiring.” Brother Charles is the pastor of a small country church where Joe has been a member for years. More than a place of worship, it has been Joe’s second home; and more than friends, Brother Charles and others in the congregation have been Joe’s second family. It’s a kind of relationship that would mean a lot to most of us, but to my brother, it is precious and sacred. Blind from birth and severely handicapped by cerebral palsy, Joe grew up with a stubborn independence that would at times cause my mother to double up on her nerve pills. Joe is easy to love, but hard to befriend. He has rules that you follow, or else. For example, do not take his arm to steady him when he walks. Instead, hold out your elbow, allow him to take it, and let him lead you where he will with his cane. Never try to talk to him when a Clemson game is on the radio. If you leave a message, he will call you back, unless Clemson loses and leaves him too mad to talk. I’ve known my brother forever and still don’t know all his rules. But Brother Charles got them from the get-go. He knew just what to do, the right way, the right place, the right time. For years, he drove Joe to church twice every Sunday, morning and evening, and every Wednesday night. He preached sermons that fed Joe’s soul, and he seated him at potlucks that fed his belly. He took him to visit shut-ins and let him know the blessing of being the love of God to others more needy than he. He stood by Joe through the deaths of his mother, his wife and his father, and comforted him in his loss, time and again. More than a pastor, Brother Charles has been Joe’s “brother” and best friend. To Joe’s family (his favorite big sister and me, the one who lives in Sin City), Brother Charles is a saint. “I’m going to miss him,” Joe said. “I surely will.” I will miss him, too. There are countless others — “brothers” and “sisters” who quietly spend their lives moving mountains large and small to be God’s love wherever it is needed in a weary old world that’s never needed it more than now. Their reward, Joe says, awaits them in heaven when they sing with the angels. I hope so. But I think, while they’re waiting, they deserve at least a little advance down here. • • • Contact Sharon Randall at www.sharonrandall.com.
he Regulator Rebellion of the 1760s was an effort to rid North Carolina of tyrannical and corrupt leaders. Recently as I read bloggers on the Salisbury Post website rebelling (most anonymously) in cyberspace over sign ordinances related to one downtown business, I was reminded of how far we as a city have improved our apRANDY pearance, HEMANN thanks to the efforts of community leaders before us. In the 1970s and 1980s, battles over the sign ordinance were vicious. In the end, those who were concerned with community appearance won, and because of the courage of those who sought reasonable regulation, Salisbury is a much more attractive and vibrant city. A quick look at East Innes, our primary connection to the rest of the world, bears out the fact that good design and improved business go hand in hand, as the adjacent photos show. The same can be said of Downtown Salisbury. In 2001 when a local historic district was adopted and regulations concerning appearance were increased, a few property owners held on to the belief that further regulation would slow development. To the contrary, Downtown Salisbury has witnessed more than $54 million in investment since the district was put in place and reasonable standards were adopted. The mantra that regulation slows development may be true concerning some types of regulation, but the sensible regulation of design and appearance has proven to be a tool to enhance development. Developers invest in areas
BEFORE AND AFTER: the photo above shows Innes street from I-85 looking west in the 1980s. the photo below shows the same perspective in 2011.
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where there is stability and certainty. The reasonable regulation of design and appearance offers stability that allows those investing in real estate the understanding that their investment is protected from devaluation caused by poorly designed and poorly executed development. Aside from our experience, there are multiple studies that also bear out the relationship between good design and increased/improved economic development. One need only drive up Innes Street or stroll through
LETTERS Barbecue Festival a savory success Last Saturday’s third annual Barbecue Festival was a significant success, and recognition needs to be given to numerous parties for their support. First, the supportive coverage by the Salisbury Post was excellent, and the on-site coverage by reporters accurately captured the fact and spirit of the event. We thank the town of Spencer and its staff for clear and efficient permitting; the landowners for rental of private property; the merchants for co-marketing and all the citizens of Spencer for their warm welcome, support and turnout. Festival volunteers repeatedly created solutions to unforeseen problems and kept all things running smoothly. Without their dedication and enthusiasm, the event could not have happened. Special thanks to Jana Marie Erwin for creating delicious new recipes. Thank you, Community Bank of Rowan, Team Chevrolet, Citizen’s South Bank and Green Energy Barrier for your sponsorships. Congratulations to the barbecue contest winners. The Barbecue Festival is an event to honor the heritage of Salisbury-Rowan barbecue, muscadines and Cheerwine. The event is to promote cultural tourism. It met those goals and will be back again in 2012.
downtown to see that Salisbury benefits economically because of the work of many of the pioneers who understood early on that reasonable regulation is good for business. I would like to personally thank the elected leaders, appointed boards and commissions, city staff and the downtown leadership, during the 1970s and 80s, for their vision, foresight and political courage. Salisbury is a better place because of them. • • • Hemann is executive director of Downtown Salisbury, Inc.
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Thanks to all who attended. You made the 2011 Barbecue Festival a success, and the festival committee is invigorated in planning and expanding for 2012. We vow to have ample barbecue cooked and even more original foods! Get a glimpse at: www.BBQFest2011. EventBrite.com. We welcome everyone’s comments. — George Busby Salisbury
Busby is coordinator for the festival committee.
Faith with actions On behalf of the faculty and staff of Isenberg Elementary, I extend a thank you to First United Methodist Church for all its members do for our students and staff. Church members have devoted more than 3,119 hours of their time tutoring and helping our students. They have provided 8,000 meals and donated enough school supplies for more than 600 students. In assisting our families in need, the church
has provided: 143 gift cards, 25 Easter gifts, 35 Thanksgiving baskets. Most importantly, they have donated 2,150 books and purchased Nintendo DS Lites with learning games for our students that need additional assistance. They have made my job as principal a little easier, and it feels comforting knowing that their faith is expressed through their actions. Thanks to both Pastor Steve Haines for his support and Mrs. Jan Dyrholm for her vision and hard work. — Nathan Currie Salisbury
Currie is the principal of H.D. Isenberg Elementary School.
Protecting unborn Dick Taber is absolutely right (May 19 letter). It is heartless for those mean old Republicans to try to prevent the murder of innocent children. After all, none of the women he refers to bear any responsibility for getting pregnant, and there is no chance that there could be a man in the picture who wanted to help any of them make decisions about the child. Certainly, all pregnancies are sure to be life-threatening to the mother. I only hope that someday I can learn to be as caring and sympathetic as he is. — David Wilson Salisbury
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Former IMF leader leaves jail on bail for luxury apartment NEW YORK (AP) — The former head of the International Monetary Fund was released from a New York City jail after spending nearly a week incarcerated on charges accusing him of trying to rape a hotel chambermaid. Dominique Strauss-Kahn was released from the city Department of Correction custody shortly after 5 p.m. and was handed over to the security firm managing his house arrest. The one-time French presidential candidate posted $1 million cash and $5 million bond Friday, and a judge signed off on an order clearing him to be released from the Rikers Island jail. Strauss-Kahn’s initial housing arrangement hit a snag, and he instead will be housed temporarily in lower Manhattan. Prosecutors said in court Friday that neighbors in the building where he was initially to stay complained about the media attention and refused him. Armed guards will watch over him, and he will also be monitored electronically.
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WASHINGTON (AP) — Indicating no progress toward peace, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu sat alongside President Barack Obama on Friday and declared that Israel would not withdraw to 1967 borders to help make way for an adjacent Palestinian state. Obama had called on Israel to be willing to do just that a day earlier. The Israeli leader said he would make some concessions but Israel would not go back to the lines from decades earlier because they would be “indefensible.” For his part, Obama said that there were differences of formulations and language but that such disputes are going NETANYAHU to happen “between friends.” The president never mentioned the 1967 borders as the two men talked with reporters. The leaders spoke after a meeting in the Oval Office. Obama said in his speech on Thursday that the United States supports creation of a Palestinian state based on the border lines that existed before the 1967 Six Day War in which Israel forces occupied east Jerusalem, the West Bank and Gaza — along with mutually agreedto land swaps that could accommodate existing Israeli settlements. The comment on 1967 borders drew angry criticism in Israel, and Netanyahu made clear after meeting with Obama that the idea was unacceptable.
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The newly disclosed plot showed that while bin Laden was always scheming for the next big strike that would kill thousands of Americans, he also believed a relatively simpler attack on the oil industry could create a worldwide panic that would hurt Westerners every time they gassed up their cars. U.S. officials said the tanker idea, included in documents found in the compound where bin Laden was killed, was little more than an al-Qaida fantasy. But the FBI and Department of Homeland Security issued a confidential warning to police and the energy industry Friday.
MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (AP) — The tallest Ferris wheel in the eastern United States, a 200-foot-tall, $12 million wheel with a million LED lights and 42 air-conditioned gondolas, started spinning Friday in this beach resort on the South Carolina coast. The SkyWheel is expected to help draw visitors to center of the downtown Myrtle Beach where a new 1.2-mile oceanfront boardwalk opened last year but which five years ago lost the oceanfront Pavilion amusement park. The wheel takes riders for a 12-minute Wrestler Randy ‘Macho Man’ spin above the beach and each night will Savage dies in car wreck feature a computerized light show. Randy “Macho Man” Savage, the pro“This really going to be an icon for our city and I think we’re going to be able to fessional wrestler known for his raspy use it as a tremendous commercial tool,” voice, sunglasses and bandanas, died in said Myrtle Beach Mayor John Rhodes. a car crash Friday in Florida. He was 58. A Florida Highway The Myrtle Beach attraction is of the Patrol crash report said same design as a wheel on the Canadian the former wrestler — side of Niagara Falls and dominates the whose legal name was skyline along the beach district. The 541Randy Mario Poffo — foot Singapore Flyer is the world’s tallest. was driving a Jeep Wrangler when he lost Al-Qaida talked of blowing up control in Pinellas Counoil tankers, documents show ty around 9:25 a.m. The WASHINGTON (AP) — Osama bin Jeep veered over the Laden’s personal files revealed a brazen SAVAGE raised concrete median idea to hijack oil tankers and blow them divider, crossed over the up at sea last summer, creating explo- eastbound lanes and crashed head-on into sions he hoped would rattle the world’s a tree. economy and send oil prices skyrocketPolice said he may have suffered a ing, the U.S. said Friday. “medical event” before the accident.
Notice of Public Hearing Salisbury Tourism and Cultural Development Commission Salisbury, North Carolina
The public will take notice that the proposed budget for the fiscal year 2011-2012 was filed with the Secretary of the Salisbury Tourism and Cultural Development Commission and is available for public inspection at the Secretary’s office. A public hearing on the proposed budget will be held June 8, 2011, noon, at 204 East Innes Street, 2nd Floor. The proposed budget is as follows: Occupancy Tax Proceeds Interest Earnings
$ 298,000 2,000
Marketing Expense Capital Expense Administrative Fee
$ 194,000 97,000 9,000
Comments regarding the proposed budget may be made in writing prior to the public hearing by mailing a letter to the Secretary of Salisbury Tourism and Cultural Development Commission, PO Box 479, Salisbury, NC 28145; or by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Correspondence received by Tuesday, June 7, 2011 will be forwarded to the Commission. Citizens interested in this matter are invited to attend and participate in the public hearing. This the 12th day of May, 2011
Salisbury Tourism and Cultural Development Commission BY:
Diana Moghrabi, Secretary
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HARRISON, N.J. (AP) — The trays of food that never got served have been removed, along with some of the seat cushions and the mold from dried river mud. Aside from that, the damaged Airbus A320 jet is largely frozen in time from the day it splashed down safely on the Hudson River in 2009 and gave a country reeling from economic calamity something to cheer about. The US Airways jet has spent the last two years in a hangar just outside Newark at J. Supor and Sons, a company that specializes in large-scale salvage and moving projects. On Friday, crews continued preparations for the plane’s final journey, to an aviation museum in Charlotte, N.C., where it will be on display. The wings of the plane, which are detached, will be moved first, followed by the fuselage in the next two weeks, Carolinas Aviation Museum president Shawn Dorsch told the Associated Press. He said it will take about five days to drive the 120-foot fuselage from New Jersey to North Carolina on a large flatbed truck. The museum, in the city where US Airways Flight 1549 was bound on Jan. 15, 2009, reached an agreement earlier this year to acquire the plane. “We’re really over the moon about this,” Dorsch said Friday as he watched workmen climbing in and out of the back of the plane cabin via a ladder. “We’re not the Smithsonian, so to be able to get something like this is like getting the space shuttle.” Flight 1549 had just taken off from New York’s LaGuardia Airport when a flock of birds struck both engines, shutting them down. The pilot, Capt. Chesley “Sully” Sullenberger considered trying to land at nearby Teterboro Airport in New Jersey but quickly realized he wouldn’t be able to make it that far, at one point telling the control tower, “We’re gonna be in the Hudson.”
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Mother gets life in prison for killing baby in microwave
DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio woman convicted of killing her month-old baby daughter in a microwave oven was spared the death penalty and sentenced Friday to life in prison without parole. Montgomery County Common Pleas Judge Mary Wiseman sentenced China Arnold, 31, of Dayton, who psychologists testified showed no signs of serious mental illness. Arnold declined to make a statement during her sentencing. Arnold was convicted last week of aggravated murder by the same jury that recommended her punishment. Jurors deliberated about six hours Thursday and Friday. Prosecutors say Arnold intentionally put 28day-old Paris Talley in a microwave and turned it on after a fight with her boyfriend. The couple had argued over whether the boyfriend was the infant’s biological father. Defense attorney Jon Paul Rion argued that the evidence pointed as much to the boyfriend as it did to the child’s mother, who Rion said was drunk at the time. After Friday’s hearing, Rion told the Dayton Daily News he would appeal.
The park makes about $65,000 annually from the course, charging $2 for one game or $3 for two. If it is not redesigned, that revenue will be lost along with miniature golf at Dan Nicholas Park. But Bringle said he doesn’t think that will happen. “I feel good about us being able to do this,” Bringle said. “The community has always been supportive of our parks.” The Margaret C. Woodson Foundation has awarded a $30,000 grant, and the Civitan Club of Salisbury has given $1,000. Cheerwine and Carolinas Medical Center-NorthEast also have committed to donate. Donors will receive awards according to four giving levels from $100 to $20,000, including free games of golf, plaque recognition and hole naming rights. Course naming rights will be karissa minn/SaLISBURY POST granted for $100,000. The Rowan County Parks and Recreation Department hopes to raise $225,000 to make the For more information or to donate, Nicholas Park miniature golf course from the 1970s handicapped accessible. Dan call 704-216-7816.
• • • Wear said the district will expand a number of other STEM initiatives and launch several new ones next school year. “The Rowan-Salisbury School System is dedicated to strengthening STEM education at all grade levels, ensuring students’ success and a work force aligned to richer economic opportunities for the region,” she said. “The goal is to increase the desire and number of students who study and participate in the STEM-intensive work force for the future.” The district plans to add a second STEM pilot high school, which has yet to be selected. “The STEM High School Program was developed by Horizons Unlimited to bridge biotechnology education into the high schools as a way to continue to support students in their training for the future work force,” Wear said. East Rowan served as the pilot STEM high school last year with professional development for teachers provided
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North Rowan wins 1A track championship
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North Rowan coach Robert Steele is all smiles as his Cavalier boys track team celebrates its 1A state championship in Greensboro on Friday.
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GREENSBORO — A strategically placed single bench sat behind the podium on the infield of North Carolina A&T's Irwin Belk track, serving as a place for athletes to wait before they received their medals. If it seemed like North Rowan's Johnny Oglesby spent much of his time on a sunny Friday afternoon making use of that bench, that's because he did. Oglesby won three individual titles, Garland Archie added two of his own and the Cavaliers' depth overwhelmed the field to win the NCHSAA 1A state championship by 33 points — and it only got that close at the end. "The guys have enjoyed a great season and they came today focused to get the win and they did the things that they had to do to be successful," North coach Robert Steele said. "I think we came through most everywhere we thought we would. We ran well and we threw well and we jumped well. The kids just performed at a real high level so I'm real happy for them. "It's always great to win a state championship." It's the first 1A boys crown for North, but the 10th state title overall in the last 17
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Garland Archie won a title in the discus and the shot. years. Coming in as the favorite after an impressive regional performance last weekend, the Cavaliers didn't disappoint on the bigger stage, to-
taling seven event titles and racking up 116 points. Defending champion North Carolina School of Science and Math was a distant second with 83.
"You never know coming into a state championship," Steele said. "I knew that Science and Math was good and Hendersonville was good and several other teams would present a challenge. But our guys rose to the occasion today and just performed at a real high level. My hat's off to them." None were better than Oglesby, who took first place in the 110 and 300 hurdles along with the long jump to earn Most Valuable Performer honors. "This is what we wanted to do and we came out here and did it," Oglesby said. "I'm just happy. I worked hard all year and I guess I got what I deserve. (The work) really did pay off. "I thank my coaches most out of everybody. My coaches pushed me and I just did what they tell me to do and it got us a championship." Archie got the Cavs off a fast start by winning the shot put and discus, and with Sam Starks' victory in the triple jump, North claimed four of the six field events. The 4x100 relay team of Titus King, Daylon Gray, Darius Jackson and Jamone Kelly provided the other event win. Oglesby was only seeded ninth in the long jump, but his leap of 21-11 1⁄2 was an inch
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Area schedule Saturday, May 21 AUTO RACING 8 a.m. VERSUS — IRL, pole qualifying for Indianapolis 500 4:30 p.m. VERSUS — IRL, pole qualifying for Indianapolis 500 7 p.m. SPEED — NASCAR, Sprint Cup, AllStar Race, at Concord, N.C. BOXING 10 p.m. HBO — Light heavyweights, Chad Dawson (29-1-0) vs. Adrian Diaconu (27-2-0); champion Jean Pascal (26-1-1) vs. Bernard Hopkins (51-5-2), for WBC light heavyweight title, at Montreal 11 p.m. FSN — Welterweights, Alfonso Gomez (22-4-2) vs. Calvin Green (21-5-1), at Cabazon, Calif. COLLEGE BASEBALL 7 p.m. FSN — Texas A&M at Texas COLLEGE SOFTBALL Noon ESPN — NCAA Division I playoffs, regionals, site 2/game 3, teams TBD 2:30 p.m. ESPN — NCAA Division I playoffs, regionals, site 2/game 4, teams TBD 5 p.m. ESPN — NCAA Division I playoffs, regionals, site 2/game 5, teams TBD CYCLING 7 p.m. VERSUS — Tour of California, stage 7, Claremont to Mount Baldy, Calif. GOLF 1 p.m. TGC — Nationwide Tour, BMW Charity Pro-Am, third round, at Greer, Mill Spring, and Spartanburg, S.C. 3 p.m. CBS — PGA Tour, Crowne Plaza Invitational, third round, at Fort Worth, Texas 4:30 p.m. TGC — LPGA, Sybase Match Play Championship, third round and quarterfinal matches, at Gladstone, N.J. HORSE RACING 2:30 p.m. VERSUS — NTRA, Preakness undercard, at Baltimore 4:30 p.m. NBC — NTRA, Preakness Stakes, at Baltimore MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL 2 p.m. MLB — Regional coverage, L.A. Dodgers at Chicago White Sox or St. Louis at Kansas City 7 p.m. FOX — Regional coverage, N.Y. Mets at N.Y. Yankees, Chicago Cubs at Boston, Oakland at San Francisco, or Texas at Philadelphia 10 p.m. MLB — Regional coverage, Atlanta at L.A. Angels or Minnesota at Arizona MEN’S COLLEGE LACROSSE Noon ESPN2 — NCAA Division I playoffs, quarterfinal, Virginia vs. Cornell, at Hempstead, N.Y. 2:30 p.m. ESPN2 — NCAA Division I playoffs, quarterfinal, Denver vs. John’s Hopkins, at Hempstead, N.Y. NBA BASKETBALL 9 p.m. ESPN — Playoffs, conference finals, game 3, Dallas at Oklahoma City NHL HOCKEY 1:30 p.m. NBC — Playoffs, conference finals, game 4, Boston at Tampa Bay SOCCER 10 p.m. ESPN2 — MLS, Los Angeles at Chivas USA
Area schedule Saturday, May 21 PREP TRACK 10 a.m. 2A State Championships (A&T) INTIMIDATORS BASEBALL 7:05 p.m. Delmarva at Kannapolis COLLEGE BASEBALL 3 p.m. Catawba vs. Francis Marion (at Mount Olive)
College baseball SE Regional at Mount Olive Double-elimination Thursday’s games (3) UNC Pembroke 6, (4) Colum. St. 0 (5) Catawba 2, (2) Francis Marion 1 (10) (1) Mount Olive 6, (6) Wingate 0 Friday’s games Francis Marion 6, Wingate 1 Mount Olive vs. Columbus State UNC Pembroke 4, Catawba 3 Saturday’s games Mount Olive vs. UNC Pembroke, 11 a.m. Catawba vs. Francis Marion, 3 p.m. (WSAT will broadcast) Catawba-Francis Marion winner vs. Mount Olive-UNC Pembroke loser, 7 p.m.
Legion baseball Rowan schedule Home games at Newman Park at 7 p.m. June 1 ..............Mooresville Legends June 3..........................South Rowan June 4...........................at Mocksville June 5 ..........................Rocky Mount June 6.....................................Wilkes June 7..............................at Concord June 8 ...............................Statesville June 12 ..............................Randolph June 14.....................................Surry June 15 ..........................at Randolph June 17 ........at Mooresville Legends June 18....................at South Rowan June 19 ...........................Mooresville June 20.............................Mocksville June 21 ...............................at Stanly June 22...............................at Wilkes June 24 .........................at Statesville June 25 ...............................Alabama June 26.................Eastern Randolph June 27 ...................................Stanly June 28............................Kannapolis June 29................................Concord July 1...........................at Mooresville July 4 ...........................at Kannapolis
Prep basketball East-West Game East girls Amber Battle (Middle Creek), Danielle Butts (South Central), Ansia Dial (Beddingfield), Ja’Nesha Ebron (South Central), McKenzi Edwards (Hoggard), Chelsea Lindsday (Hillside), April McRae (SE Raleigh), Courtney Melvin (East Bladen), Demesha Peebles (SE Raleigh), NiCorie Sinclair (S. Robeson) Coaches — Debbie Pegram (Beddingfield), Chris East (Millbrook) West girls Megan Buckland (McGuinness), Millesa Calicott (Mount Tabor), Hannah Early (Hopewell), Jordynn Gayman (Sun Valley), Kelley Godbout (Porter Ridge), Ayanna Holmes (Salisbury), Jada Payne (Hickory), Olivia Rankin (Salisbury), Hillary Sigmon (Hickory), Matrice Sweezy (Shelby) Coaches — Mike Norman (Hendersonville), Cal Pass Sr. (Shelby) East boys Wykevin Bazemore (Bertie), Donta Harper (South Central), Freddie Jackson (New Hanover), Joran Jones (Ahoskie), Tyrece Little (Greenville Rose), Glenn Patterson Jr. (Red Springs), Xavier SaddlerMee (Wakefield), Addison Spruill (Pender), Marcus Walker (Enloe), Stilman White (Hoggard) Coaches — Steve Robinson (WallaceRose Hill), Rick Ruffin (Northern Nash) West boys Miles Bowman Jr. (Parkland), Devince Boykins (East Rutherford), John Cannon (Mountain Heritage), Trey Ervin (Mount Tabor), Antonio Farmer Jr. (Northwood), James Milliken (Durham Jordan), Jacquise Moore (Concord), Jackson Simmons (Smoky Mountain), Anthony Stitt (Butler), Terrence Williams (West Meck) Coaches — David Price (Dudley), Scott Brewer (Concord)
Prep baseball Statistics Carson (16-9) Batting AB R H RBI AVG 31 10 13 6 .419 Peeler Basinger 65 20 23 28 .354 Pressley 63 11 22 15 .349 29 11 10 6 .345 CBridges Youngo 72 27 24 15 .333 Martin 73 11 24 18 .329 58 23 19 14 .328 Hogan Galloway 66 10 20 15 .303 KBridges 71 18 21 7 .296 31 7 7 3 .226 Williams Carpenter 39 13 7 3 .179 Cross 33 6 4 2 .121 Doubles — Martin 8, Basinger 7 Triples — CBridges 1 Homers — Basinger 5, Williams 1 Steals — KBridges 4, Youngo 4, Carpenter 4, Pressley 4 IP ER BB SO ERA Pitching Galloway 23.1 4 12 23 1.20 Bracewell 12.1 4 3 7 2.27 49.2 18 24 40 2.54 Martin Peeler 30 15 24 37 3.50 Free 37.1 21 21 34 4.13 Records — Free (6-4), Martin (5-3), Galloway (3-0), Bracewell (1-0), Peeler (1-2) East Rowan (19-8) Batting AB R H RBI AVG Thomas 82 25 35 28 .427 78 28 32 23 .410 Austin Morris 88 32 32 12 .364 Fleming 80 19 28 25 .350 79 17 27 21 .342 Rogers Sapp 92 35 31 7 .337 Fulbright 70 26 23 23 .329 47 9 14 10 .298 LeRoy Mathis 29 5 8 7 .276 Hathcock 69 10 18 14 .261 12 2 2 2 .167 Wike Doubles — Morris 10, Austin 8, Sapp 7, Thomas 6, Fleming 6, Hathcock 5 Triples — Fleming 2, LeRoy 1, Rogers 1, Sapp 1, Austin 1, Morris 1, Mathis 1 Homers — Fulbright 5, Thomas 2, Austin 2, Brooks 1, Morris 1, LeRoy 1 Steals — Sapp 13, Austin 10, Rogers 8, Morris 6 Pitching IP ER BB SO ERA Morris 16.1 0 1 7 0.43 62.1 9 30 88 1.01 Robbins Johnson 30.2 5 12 47 1.14 Ward 11.2 5 9 7 3.00 30 24 40 35 5.60 Bost Mathis 15.1 13 8 12 5.93 Rogers 13.2 17 11 20 8.71 Records: Robbins (10-1), Bost (4-3), Mathis (2-1), Morris (1-0), Johnson (1-1), Rogers (1-2) Saves — Johnson 7
Playoffs 1A West 3rd round East Surry 9, North Rowan 7 S. Stanly 10, Bishop McGuinness 9 Murphy 3, Bessemer City 1 Cherryville (19-8) at Hendersonville (10-11) 2A West 3rd round East Lincoln 8, West Stanly 2 Piedmont 3, East Davidson 2 Starmount (18-8) at Chase (16-7) E. Rutherford (23-3) at Pisgah (14-9) 3A West 3rd round Parkwood 4, Weddington 1 Marvin Ridge 10, Catholic 5 South Point 1, North Buncombe 0 Hickory 14, Enka 2 4A West 3rd round Ardrey Kell 6, North Davidson 2 SE Guilford 11, NW Guilford 0 Porter Ridge 1, Watauga 0 Mallard Creek (22-6) at TC Roberson (22-4)
Prep softball Playoffs 1A West 2nd round South Stanly 8, Science & Math 0 East Wilkes 4, North Rowan 0 East Surry 3, Chatham Central 2 West Wilkes 5, East Montgomery 0 Swain 13, Highland Tech 0 Hayesville 12, West Montgomery 6 Cherryville 5, Robbinsville 4 Murphy 3, Alleghany 0 2A West 2nd round West Stokes 11, Piedmont 7 Central Davidson 9, N. Lincoln 0 Surry Central (14-10) at W. Stanly (25-2) Cuthbertson (20-6) at Forest Hills (18-7) Owen 5, Bandys 0 E. Rutherford (12-9) at Starmount (19-7) Draughn 1, East Burke 0 Pisgah 10, Madison 2 3A West 2nd round East Rowan 3, Central Cabarrus 0 NW Cabarrus 8, Weddington 0 Robinson 8, West Rowan 1 North Iredell 2, Marvin Ridge 1 Burns 7, Enka 1 Crest 3, St. Stephens 2 South Point (17-6) at Foard (20-4) Franklin 2, Kings Mountain 1 4A West 2nd round Independence (16-5) at Glenn (18-7) N. Davidson 6, S. Alamance 1 SW Guilford 6, Ardrey Kell 5 SE Guilford 3, East Forsyth 2 Porter Ridge 2, McDowell 0 Lake Norman 9, South Caldwell 1 Alexander Central 10, TC Roberson 0 North Meck 10, Hopewell 1
Prep soccer Playoffs 2A West Fourth round Cuthbertson (23-2) at W. Stokes (16-5-1) Shelby (16-3-1) at Forbush (22-1) 3A West Fourth round Marvin Ridge (15-4-2) at Catholic (19-1-3) Hickory (15-6-2) at St. Stephens (19-3-3)
Minors Standings South Atlantic League Northern Division W L Pct. GB Hagerstown (Nationals)27 14 .659 — Kannapolis (White Sox)23 16 .590 3 Greensboro (Marlins) 24 17 .585 3 1 Delmarva (Orioles) 24 18 .571 3 ⁄2 Hickory (Rangers) 22 18 .550 41⁄2 West Virginia (Pirates) 20 20 .500 61⁄2 Lakewood (Phillies) 19 22 .463 8 Southern Division W L Pct. GB Greenville (Red Sox) 21 21 .500 — Asheville (Rockies) 20 22 .476 1 Charleston (Yankees) 20 22 .476 1 Savannah (Mets) 19 22 .463 11⁄2 Lexington (Astros) 19 23 .452 2 Augusta (Giants) 15 26 .366 51⁄2 Rome (Braves) 15 27 .357 6 Friday’s Games Greensboro 5, Hagerstown 4 Rome 6, Hickory 5 Lakewood 3, West Virginia 2 Delmarva 7, Kannapolis 1 Asheville 3, Lexington 2 Charleston, S.C. 4, Augusta 2 Greenville 9, Savannah 3 Saturday’s Games Lexington at Asheville, 6:05 p.m. Greenville at Savannah, 6:05 p.m. Hagerstown at Greensboro, 7 p.m. Hickory at Rome, 7 p.m. Augusta at Charleston, S.C., 7:05 p.m. Delmarva at Kannapolis, 7:05 p.m. Lakewood at West Virginia, 7:05 p.m.
SCOREBOARD NHL PLAYOFFS CONFERENCE FINALS (Best-of-7) Friday, May 20 Vancouver at San Jose,late Saturday, May 21 Boston at Tampa Bay, 1:30 p.m. Sunday, May 22 Vancouver at San Jose, 3 p.m.
NBA PLAYOFFS CONFERENCE FINALS (Best-of-7) Wednesday, May 18 Miami 85, Chicago 75, series tied 1-1 Thursday, May 19 Oklahoma City 106, Dallas 100, series tied 1-1 Saturday, May 21 Dallas at Oklahoma City, 9 p.m. Sunday, May 22 Chicago at Miami, 8:30 p.m. Monday, May 23 Dallas at Oklahoma City, 9 p.m. Tuesday, May 24 Chicago at Miami, 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 25 Oklahoma City at Dallas, 9 p.m. Thursday, May 26 Miami at Chicago, 8:30 p.m.
ML Baseball Leaders NATIONAL LEAGUE BATTING—Holliday, St. Louis, .357; Berkman, St. Louis, .349; Votto, Cincinnati, .338; Polanco, Philadelphia, .333; BPhillips, Cincinnati, .329; Kemp, Los Angeles, .324; Helton, Colorado, .323. RBI—Berkman, St. Louis, 35; Howard, Philadelphia, 35; Braun, Milwaukee, 34; Fielder, Milwaukee, 33; Pence, Houston, 33; Kemp, Los Angeles, 31; Walker, Pittsburgh, 29. HITS—SCastro, Chicago, 59; JosReyes, New York, 59; Prado, Atlanta, 57; Polanco, Philadelphia, 56; Ethier, Los Angeles, 55; Kemp, Los Angeles, 55; 5 tied at 53. HOME RUNS—Braun, Milwaukee, 12; Berkman, St. Louis, 11; ASoriano, Chicago, 11; Tulowitzki, Colorado, 11; Bruce, Cincinnati, 10; Kemp, Los Angeles, 10; Stanton, Florida, 10. AMERICAN LEAGUE BATTING—Joyce, Tampa Bay, .358; Bautista, Toronto, .352; MiYoung, Texas, .331; AdGonzalez, Boston, .326; HKendrick, Los Angeles, .322; Kubel, Minnesota, .321; Lowrie, Boston, .313; MIzturis, Los Angeles, .313; Lind, Toronto, .313. RUNS—Bautista, Toronto, 35; MiCabrera, Detroit, 33; Zobrist, Tampa Bay, 31; Granderson, New York, 30; HKendrick, Los Angeles, 30; ACabrera, Cleveland, 29; Ellsbury, Boston, 28; AdGonzalez, Boston, 28. RBI—AdGonzalez, Boston, 41; Beltre, Texas, 37; Granderson, New York, 32; Konerko, Chicago, 32; MiYoung, Texas, 31; Youkilis, Boston, 30; MiCabrera, Detroit, 29. HITS—AdGonzalez, Boston, 59; HKendrick, Los Angeles, 57; MiYoung, Texas, 57; ISuzuki, Seattle, 53; Ellsbury, Boston, 52; Guerrero, Baltimore, 52; MeCabrera, Kansas City, 50; Konerko, Chicago, 50; Kubel, Minnesota, 50. DOUBLES—Quentin, Chicago, 16; MiYoung, Texas, 16; Ellsbury, Boston, 14; AdGonzalez, Boston, 14; Gordon, Kansas City, 14; Zobrist, Tampa Bay, 14; Betemit, Kansas City, 13; Francoeur, Kansas City, 13; Kinsler, Texas, 13; Youkilis, Boston, 13. TRIPLES—Bourjos, Los Angeles, 5; Granderson, New York, 4; Borbon, Texas, 3; MeCabrera, Kansas City, 3; Crisp, Oakland, 3; DeJesus, Oakland, 3; Gardner, New York, 3; Gordon, Kansas City, 3; CPatterson, Toronto, 3; SRodriguez, Tampa Bay, 3. HOME RUNS—Bautista, Toronto, 16; Granderson, New York, 14; Teixeira, New York, 11; Beltre, Texas, 10; Konerko, Chicago, 10; Cano, New York, 9; AdGonzalez, Boston, 9; Quentin, Chicago, 9. STOLEN BASES—Andrus, Texas, 14; Ellsbury, Boston, 14; Crisp, Oakland, 13; RDavis, Toronto, 12; Fuld, Tampa Bay, 12; ISuzuki, Seattle, 11; Aybar, Los Angeles, 10. STRIKEOUTS—Verlander, Detroit, 71; Haren, Los Angeles, 66; Weaver, Los Angeles, 65; FHernandez, Seattle, 64; Lester, Boston, 63; CWilson, Texas, 60; Shields, Tampa Bay, 60. SAVES—MRivera, New York, 13; CPerez, Cleveland, 11; League, Seattle, 10; Valverde, Detroit, 10; Farnsworth, Tampa Bay, 9; Fuentes, Oakland, 9; Papelbon, Boston, 8; Feliz, Texas, 8.
Late Thursday Giants 3, Dodgers 1 San Francisco Los Angeles ab r h bi ab r h bi Torres cf 5 0 1 0 Carroll ss 5 0 1 0 FSnchz 2b4 0 1 2 JuCastr 2b 3 0 0 0 Huff 1b 5 0 0 0 Ethier rf 4 0 0 0 Posey c 3 1 1 0 Kemp cf 3 0 0 0 Schrhlt rf 3 0 0 0 Uribe 3b 4 0 2 0 C.Ross lf 2 0 0 0 Barajs c 4 1 1 0 Fontent ss 3 0 1 1 Sands lf 4 0 1 1 MTejad 3b 4 1 2 0 Mitchll 1b 3 0 1 0 Bmgrn p 2 1 1 0 Gions ph 0 0 0 0 BrWlsn p 0 0 0 0 Blngsly p 1 0 0 0 Guerra p 0 0 0 0 GwynJ ph 1 0 0 0 Guerrir p 0 0 0 0 Troncs p 0 0 0 0 Loney ph 0 0 0 0 Totals 31 3 7 3 Totals 32 1 6 1 San Fran 011 001 000—3 Los Angeles 000 000 001—1 E—Mitchell (1). Lob—San Francisco 10, Los Angeles 9. 2b—Posey (3), Fontenot (6), Bumgarner (1), Sands (9). Sb—M.tejada (2). S—Bumgarner 2, Billingsley. Sf—F.sanchez. IP H R ER BB SO San Francisco 6 1 1 2 3 Bmgrner W,1-6 82⁄3 0 0 0 2 0 Wilson S,13-15 1⁄3 Los Angeles 6 3 3 4 4 Billingsley L,2-4 6 Guerra 1 0 0 0 0 1 Guerrier 1 1 0 0 0 0 Troncoso 1 0 0 0 0 0 HBP—by Billingsley (Posey, Schierholtz). T—2:58. A—34,248 (56,000).
Padres 1, Brewers 0 Milwaukee San Diego ab r h bi ab r h bi Weeks 2b 4 0 1 0 Denorfi rf 4 0 1 0 C.Hart rf 3 0 1 0 Bartlett ss 3 0 0 0 Braun lf 3 0 1 0 Ludwck lf 4 0 2 0 CGomz cf 1 0 0 0 EPtrsn pr 0 1 0 0 Fielder 1b 4 0 1 0 Cantu 1b 3 0 1 0 McGeh 3b 4 0 1 0 Hawpe ph 0 0 0 0 Kotsay c 4 0 0 0 Maybin cf 3 0 0 0 Lucroy c 4 0 1 0 Headly 3b 3 0 0 0 Counsll ss 4 0 1 0 OHudsn 2b3 0 0 1 Narvsn p 2 0 0 0 RJhnsn c 3 0 1 0 Loe p 0 0 0 0 Harang p 2 0 0 0 YBtncr ph 1 0 0 0 Venale ph 1 0 0 0 Estrad p 0 0 0 0 H.Bell p 0 0 0 0 Totals 34 0 7 0 Totals 29 1 5 1 Milwaukee 000 000 000—0 San Diego 000 000 001—1 Two outs when winning run scored. E—Mcgehee (6), Bartlett (8). Dp—Milwaukee 1. Lob—Milwaukee 9, San Diego 7. 2b— Fielder (12). Sb—Braun (10), Kotsay (2), E.patterson (5), Maybin (7). S—Maybin. Sf— O.hudson. IP H R ER BB SO Milwaukee 1 4 0 0 1 4 Narveson 7 ⁄3 2 ⁄3 0 0 0 0 1 Loe 2 ⁄3 1 1 1 2 0 Estrada L,1-2 San Diego Harang 8 6 0 0 2 4 H.bell W,2-0 1 1 0 0 0 0 PB—Lucroy. T—2:30. A—16,286 (42,691).
Transactions BASEBALL American League BALTIMORE ORIOLES—Optioned RHP Chris Jakubauskas and LHP Troy Patton to Norfolk (IL). Selected the contract of 2B Ryan Adams from Norfolk. Recalled OF Nolan Reimold from Norfolk. BOSTON RED SOX—Activated RHP Dan Wheeler from the 15-day DL. Selected INF Drew Sutton from Pawtucket (IL).
Optioned RHP Michael Bowden and SS Jose Iglesias to Pawtucket. Designated OF Daniel Nava for assignment. Added LHP Franklin Morales to the active roster. CLEVELAND INDIANS—Recalled OF Ezequiel Carrera and RHP Frank Herrmann from Columbus (IL). Placed DH Travis Hafner on the 15-day DL, retroactive to May 18. Optioned INF Luis Valbuena to Columbus (IL). OAKLAND ATHLETICS—Placed RHP Brandon McCarthy and RHP Tyson Ross on the 15-day DL. Optioned RHP Trystan Magnuson to Sacramento (PCL). Recalled RHP Joey Devine, RHP Fautino De Los Santos and LHP Jerry Blevins from Sacramento. TAMPA BAY RAYS—Reinstated LHP J.P. Howell from the 15-day DL. Selected the contract of OF Justin Ruggiano from Durham. Optioned RHP Rob Delaney to Durham. Designated INF Dan Johnson for assignment. TORONTO BLUE JAYS—Placed RHP Jesse Litsch on the 15-day DL, retroactive to May 19. Recalled INF Mike McCoy from Las Vegas (PCL). National League COLORADO ROCKIES—Recalled RHP Matt Daley from Colorado Springs (PCL)). PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES—Placed OF Shane Victorino on the 15-day DL. Recalled OF Domonic Brown from Lehigh Valley (IL). BASKETBALL National Basketball Association GOLDEN STATE WARRIORS—Named Jerry West advisor to owners Joe Lacob and Peter Guber. COLLEGE ARKANSAS STATE—Announced junior basketball F Kendrick Washington has transferred from Houston. INDIANA—Announced sophomore F Bobby Capobianco was transferring from the men’s basketball program. VERMONT—Named John Becker men’s basketball coach.
Golf Colonial Friday’s third round At Colonial Country Club Fort Worth, Texas Purse: $6.2 million Yardage: 7,204; Par 70 David Toms 62-62—124 64-67—131 Charlie Wi Steven Bowditch 67-64—131 Mark Wilson 65-66—131 65-66—131 John Senden Rory Sabbatini 68-64—132 Rickie Fowler 63-69—132 Chez Reavie 62-71—133 69-65—134 Kevin Na Kent Jones 66-68—134 Marc Leishman 66-68—134 65-69—134 Rod Pampling Bill Haas 67-67—134 Lucas Glover 71-64—135 70-65—135 Paul Goydos Tim Herron 69-66—135 Stewart Cink 64-71—135 64-71—135 Brian Gay Stuart Appleby 71-64—135 Jeff Overton 67-68—135 67-69—136 Hunter Mahan Arjun Atwal 69-67—136 Tim Petrovic 67-69—136 66-70—136 Steve Marino Brendon de Jonge 64-72—136 Boo Weekley 66-70—136 69-67—136 Brandt Snedeker Jim Furyk 67-69—136 Adam Scott 66-70—136 69-67—136 Chris DiMarco William McGirt 69-67—136 Kris Blanks 69-68—137 68-69—137 Zach Johnson Kevin Stadler 69-68—137 Greg Chalmers 71-66—137 69-68—137 Robert Karlsson Bo Van Pelt 68-69—137 Nathan Green 64-73—137 67-70—137 Anthony Kim Henrik Stenson 66-71—137 Spencer Levin 66-71—137 70-68—138 Fredrik Jacobson Brandt Jobe 70-68—138 Michael Bradley 69-69—138 Alex Cejka 69-69—138 72-66—138 Blake Adams D.J. Trahan 67-71—138 David Mathis 70-68—138 67-71—138 John Mallinger Ryan Palmer 69-69—138 Matt Kuchar 71-67—138 68-70—138 Josh Teater David Hearn 68-70—138 Michael Sim 72-67—139 67-72—139 Chris Kirk Jason Day 71-68—139 Sergio Garcia 66-73—139 71-68—139 Pat Perez Matt Bettencourt 70-69—139
Racing All-Star Lineup After Friday qualifying; race Saturday At Charlotte Motor Speedway 1. (18) Kyle Busch, Toyota, 135.916 mph. 2. (33) Clint Bowyer, Chevrolet, 135.377. 3. (16) Greg Biffle, Ford, 134.740. 4. (99) Carl Edwards, Ford, 134.236. 5. (25) Mark Martin, Chevrolet, 133.670. 6. (14) Tony Stewart, Chevrolet, 133.657. 7. (4) Kasey Kahne, Toyota, 133.296. 8. (42) Juan Pablo Montoya, Chevrolet, 133.284. 9. (1) Jamie McMurray, Chevrolet, 132.990. 10. (39) Ryan Newman, Chevrolet, 132.737. 11. (5) Jimmie Johnson, Chevrolet, 132.639. 12. (24) Jeff Gordon, Chevrolet, 132.630. 13. (17) Matt Kenseth, Ford, 132.512. 14. (29) Kevin Harvick, Chevrolet, 132.158. 15. (11) Denny Hamlin, Toyota, 132.123. 16. (22) Kurt Busch, Dodge, 131.240. 17. (78) Regan Smith, Chevrolet, 130.091. 18. (00) David Reutimann, Toyota, 132.713.
Trucks race NC Education Lottery 200 results At Charlotte Motor Speedway 1. (6) Kyle Busch, Toyota, 134 laps, 128.8 rating, 0 points, $37,525. 2. (2) Clint Bowyer, Chevrolet, 134, 138.9, 0, $24,925. 3. (11) Cole Whitt, Chevrolet, 134, 102, 42, $24,600. 4. (5) James Buescher, Chevrolet, 134, 118.3, 41, $19,100. 5. (15) Ron Hornaday Jr., Chevrolet, 134, 100.8, 40, $14,925. 6. (7) Johnny Sauter, Chevrolet, 134, 108.4, 39, $12,975. 7. (3) Austin Dillon, Chevrolet, 134, 92.8, 37, $11,675. 8. (10) Parker Kligerman, Dodge, 134, 79.7, 36, $11,575. 9. (25) Justin Marks, Chevrolet, 134, 78.1, 35, $12,450. 10. (4) Brad Sweet, Chevrolet, 134, 89.6, 34, $14,400. 11. (21) Travis Kvapil, Toyota, 134, 78.6, 33, $11,300. 12. (17) Ricky Carmichael, Chevrolet, 134, 84.1, 32, $10,750. 13. (28) Justin Lofton, Toyota, 134, 64, 31, $10,625. 14. (16) Jason White, Chevrolet, 134, 81.1, 30, $10,525. 15. (31) Kimi Raikkonen, Toyota, 134, 69.7, 29, $9,500. 16. (23) Joey Coulter, Chevrolet, 134, 60.1, 28, $10,325. 17. (26) Clay Rogers, Chevrolet, 134, 61, 27, $10,275. 18. (22) Chris Fontaine, Chevrolet, 134, 51.5, 26, $7,975. 19. (35) Bryan Silas, Ford, 134, 43.6, 0, $7,925. 20. (24) Johanna Long, Toyota, 134, 47.9, 24, $10,850. 21. (8) Nelson Piquet Jr., Chevrolet, 134, 90.6, 23, $10,055. 22. (29) Craig Goess, Toyota, 133, 41.7, 22, $10,000. 23. (32) Shane Sieg, Chevrolet, 129, 42.4, 21, $9,975. 24. (18) Ryan Sieg, Chevrolet, 128, 52.4, 20, $8,700. 25. (13) Max Papis, Toyota, 125, 45.5, 19, $8,800. 26. (14) Matt Crafton, Chevrolet, 109, 71.9, 18, $7,625.
North softball falls From staff reports North Rowan’s softball season ended with a 4-0 loss at East Wilkes on Friday in the second round of the 1A state playoffs. “The girls played their tails off, but in the end it came down to a pitchers’ duel and errors,” North coach Jeff Shuping said. “We made two; they made none. I am very proud of the way my girls battled to the end after a couple of extremely questionable calls.” A diving catch by third baseman Lindsey Hinson on a bunt attempt would have resulted in a double play, but Hinson was ruled not to have held onto the ball. East Wilkes scored a run on the play. North pitcher Samantha Jacobs struck out nine, walked three and allowed two hits. Taylor Sells and Emily Gobble had the only hits for the Cavaliers. North batters struck out 13 times. Four-year starter Kristin Harmon caught for the last time for the Cavaliers. West Rowan’s season ended with an 8-1 loss to Robinson. Northwest Cabarrus clobbered Weddington 8-0 and will be home against East Rowan on Tuesday for a third-round 3A matchup.
Prep basketball Salisbury’s Ayanna Holmes and Olivia Rankin will play for the West squad in the East-West All-Star Game in Greensboro in July. Concord coach Scott Brewer is the assistant for the West boys team, and Concord Jacquise Moore will be in action for the West. South Rowan’s Nicole Barringer is headed to Averett mostly to play volleyball, but she’s also been invited to join the basketball squad once volleyball season is over.
College baseball No. 3 seed UNC Pembroke scored the deciding run on an error in the eighth inning and beat No. 5 seed Catawba 4-3 in a winner’s bracket game in the Southeast Regional on Friday in Mount Olive. UNCP (44-10) has won 11 in a row. Catawba (41-14) plays an elimination game today at 3 p.m. against Francis Marion. The winner of that game must play again at 7 p.m. Keith Whitman went 4-for-4 for UNCP’s Braves. Braxton Lewis was the winning pitcher in relief. Ryan Bostian (South Rowan) and Chris Dula knocked in runs for the Indians, and Catawba also scored a run on a wild pitch. Nathan Furr (3-1) allowed two hits and an unearned run and was the hard-luck loser in relief. Catawba starter J.J. Jankowski was effective. He struck out 12. Dan Hayduk hit a grand slam in the top of the 10th inning to lead top-seeded Mount Olive to a 6-2 win against No. 4 seed Columbus State. Columbus State was eliminated. Michael Wilson’s three-run homer led No. 2 seed Francis Marion (38-15) to a 6-1 win against No. 6 seed Wingate on Friday. Wingate (34-22) was eliminated.
Pro baseball Kipp Schutz had three doubles to lead the visiting Delmarva Shorebirds to a 7-1 win against the Kannapolis Intimidators on Saturday. Delmarva’s Mike Flacco had three hits and teamed with Schutz to knock in five runs. Phil Negus tossed three scoreless inning of relief for Kannapolis, but it wasn’t enough.
Prep baseball East Rowan center fielder Will Sapp has signed with Wingate, while East third baseman Avery Rogers has signed with Guilford. Stories are upcoming. East Rowan baseball camp dates are June 27-July 1.
Prep track Gray Stone’s girls won the 4x800 relay at the 1A state championships held on Friday in Greensboro. The unit of Janna Featherstone, Illa Jones, Caroline McLeod and Hunter Latimer was clocked in 9:52.07, the second fastest time in meet history. Jones was second in the 800. McLeod placed sixth in the 3200, and Featherstone was seventh. All four runners will return next season.
Carson hoops camps The Carson girls basketball program will be hosting two camps in July. The elementary school girls camp for rising kindergarten through fifth- graders will be held July 5-7 from 9 until noon. Cost is $40. The middle school girls camp for rising 6th-8th graders will be held July 11-14 from 4:30-7:30. Cost is $50. Each camper will receive a T-shirt and will be covered by camp insurance. Please contact Brooke Misenheimer at 704-855-5034 to register. The 5th annual Carson Basketball Camp for rising 2nd-6th graders
will be held July 11-14 from 9-12. Cost is $60 and includes instruction, camp T-shirt and camp insurance. The 2nd annual Carson Little Dribbler Camp will be held July 18-20 and is for 4-year-olds through rising firstgraders. Camp is from 9-11 daily. Cost is $30 and includes instruction, T-short and insurance. For information, contact boys basketball coach Brian Perry at 704-8555039.
College track Livingstone junior Bryan Aycoth, a two-sport athlete in football and track and field, was named to the CIAA Commissioner’s All-Academic second team. The announcement was made Friday by the league office. Aycoth (West Rowan) has a 3.87 GPA as a biology major. Aycoth led the football team in tackles (67) and won the conference championship in the javelin.
Middle school baseball West Rowan defeated Southeast 9-0 in Rowan County Middle School Conference tournament semifinal on Friday. Juan Garcia pitched a one-hit masterpiece and fanned five. Tyler Poteat led the offense with four hits, while Omar Bautista, Hunter Bernhardt and Garcia had two apiece. West takes on Erwin on Tuesday at 4:30 p.m. at Salisbury High’s Robertson Stadium for the championship. Erwin beat China Grove 12-6 in the first round. Harrison Bell and Samuel Wyrick had three hits each, while Ike Freeman and Scott Sapp had two apiece. Brandon Sloop had two hits for the Red Devils. Logan Towne was the winning pitcher. Erwin beat Mooresville 10-1 in a semifinal behind Bell’s two-hitter and five strikeouts. Samuel Wyrick and Freeman had three hits each, while Seth Wyrick and Tyler Scruggs had two each.
Middle school soccer West Rowan’s girls topped Mooresville 2-0 in overtime. Addie Coleman and Kelly Boley scored goals. Taylor Quinn and Claudia Patterson had good defensive games, and Joanna Samano made 14 saves for the Bulldogs (7-6-3).
Carson Junior Legion Carson Junior Legion will have a parents meeting and tryout this Sunday, May 22, at 4 p.m., at Carson High. Players must have a parent with them to attend the meeting prior to tryouts starting. Legion rules this year include boundaries for Junior Legion baseball which will be observed.
Sacred Heart awards Sacred Heart honored more than 100 student-athletes in grades 4-8 at its annual athletic banquet held at the Boyd Dolphin Tank. Athletics Director Katie Meseroll and principal Frank Cardelle hosted an event that was catered by Mark and Valerie Habeeb of Mr. Gattis. Volunteer coaches honored each of the team members in girls tennis, jayvee and varsity volleyball, crosscountry, jayvee and varsity coed soccer, jayvee and varsity cheerleading, jayvee and varsity boys and girls basketball, coed softball, track, boys tennis and coed golf. CCISAA championship teams were recognized in girls basketball, cheerleading, and coed softball. Guest speaker Philip Tonseth, a 2007 Sacred Heart graduate and Salisbury High senior, spoke of his experiences as a Dolphin student-athlete that helped prepare him for high school and his future as a cadet at West Point. Meseroll, a former Dolphin, and Associate AD Bob Burges were further recognized for the school’s winning of the league sportsmanship trophy. The award is voted on in each sport by the 10 CCISAA schools. Individual eighth-graders were honored for their achievements and dedication to the sports program. Voted as Sportsmen of the Year were Meghan Hedgepeth, and Chili Chilton. Named Most Athletic were Erin Ansbro and Christian Hester. The winners of the coveted Mr. Mike Thompson award were Ansbro and Chandler Blackwell. Thompson, a SHCS graduate and long-time teacher, made the presentation that was initially awarded to Jack Campbell and Allison Somers in 2000. The evening concluded the 201011 sports year at the school.
Hoops Unlimited Applications are still being accepted for the 18th annual Hoops Unlimited Basketball Camp at East Rowan. The camp on June 13-16 is for rising 2nd-5th graders. The camp on June 20-23 is for rising 6th-9th graders. Call camp director Rick Roseman at 704-279-7334.
SATURDAY, MAY 21, 2011 • 3B
Truck win to Busch after passing Bowyer
App. delays decision on its move to FBS
NCAA-UNC CHAPEL HILL — North Carolina says the NCAA has made another visit to campus. Team spokesman Kevin Best confirms investigators returned this week as part of the ongoing investigation into the football program. ESPN.com, citing anonymous sources, is reporting the NCAA talked to defensive end Quinton Coples about his attendance at a post-NFL draft party earlier this month in Washington also attended by ex-teammates Marvin Austin and Robert Quinn. Photos of Coples, Austin and Quinn surfaced online. According to the report, the NCAA wants to know how Coples paid for his trip and whether he accepted food or drink.
PACK TRANSFER RALEIGH — Defensive end Forrest West has transferred to North Carolina State from Colorado. He will sit out this season and will have two years of eligibility beginning in 2012. West had 19 tackles and 51⁄2 sacks in 11 games as a sophomore, a year after he finished with 10 tackles in 12 games.
TRESSEL COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio State will not have to pay for Jim Tressel's legal team as the Buckeyes' coach defends himself against NCAA charges that the knew his players received improper benefits but didn't report it.
NFL LABOR MINNEAPOLIS — The unions for hockey, baseball and basketball are siding with the players in the NFL lockout court battle, saying the league's lockout should be lifted. The players associations for MLB, the NHL and the NBA filed a brief Friday with
GOLF CASARES, Spain — Seven months after joining forces to help Europe reclaim the Ryder Cup, Northern Irish duo Rory McIlroy and Graeme McDowell will meet in the final 16 at the World Match Play Championship. • GLADSTONE, N.J. — Cristie Kerr, Paula Creamer and Michelle Wie won second-round matches to lead six Americans into the third round of the Sybase Match Play Championship.
TENNIS PARIS — Andy Roddick withdrew from the French Open after failing to recover from right shoulder injuries.
DODGERS LOS ANGELES — Former Dodgers CEO Jamie McCourt asked a judge to order the sale of the team, saying her ex-husband has badly mismanaged the franchise since he fired her nearly two years ago and brought one of baseball’s most storied clubs to the “brink of financial ruin.”
DRIVER BURNED INDIANAPOLIS — Swiss driver Simona De Silvestro burned both hands during a crash at an Indy 500 practice, threatening her participation in qualifying Saturday and Sunday.
EBERSOL RESIGNS NEW YORK — Dick Ebersol, who made NBC the TV home of the Olympics for more than two decades, will watch someone else run the network’s coverage of next year’s Summer Games. The powerful TV executive behind shows from “Saturday Night Live” to “Sunday Night Football” resigned as head of NBC Sports in a contract dispute with his new bosses at Comcast. The break was sudden and unexpected: Ebersol had been given a promotion when Comcast took over NBCUniversal earlier this year and appeared Monday at a presentation NBC gave to advertisers in New York, talking about coverage of the 2012 London Olympics.
COLLEGE HOOPS RADFORD, Va. — Radford University men's basketball coach Brad Greenberg has resigned. The 57-year-old Greenberg was suspended for four games in February for NCAA violations tied to impermissible team travel and associated extra benefits for an ineligible player.
Kyle Busch’s crew celebrates after qualifying.
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CONCORD — Kyle Busch’s success in nearly every level of NASCAR hasn’t included the All-Star race. A nearly flawless qualifying performance Friday night puts him in good position of collecting that $1 million payday for the first time. Busch, who was fastest in practice earlier in the day, completed the unique threelap qualifying that included a mandatory four-tire pit stop in 1 minute, 59.19 seconds to earn the pole for Saturday’s race. Now can he finally break through in NASCAR’s richest event? “This race, everybody says it suits Kyle Busch,” he said. “We all know why: We can go fast ... and you either bring back the steering wheel or the check. Unfortunately, I’ve been very successful in bringing back the steering wheel.” Busch has won 96 races in NASCAR’s top three divisions, but has had little success in the non-points AllStar event at Charlotte Motor Speedway. He’s failed to finish in four of his five starts with one top-10 finish. But the No. 18 Toyota was the fastest all day Friday. Add a friendly qualifying draw in which he went last
The NBA notebook ... DALLAS — Take a sweep of the Lakers, a nine-day layoff and a dominant outing by Dirk Nowitzki in Game 1 of the Western Conference finals, and it's understandable why the Dallas Mavericks may have started thinking too highly of themselves. Losing Game 2 at home to a team that played four subs nearly the entire fourth quarter should be a strong dose of humility. "I'm not going to say a loss is ever good, because I don't ever like to lose. It doesn't do well for my sleep pattern," Dallas center Tyson Chandler said Friday. "But sometimes you need to get hit on the chin and get woke up. Last night, they hit us on the chin. Hopefully, that woke us up." Game 3 in Oklahoma City is tonight. UPBEAT BULLS CHICAGO — By the numbers, the Chicago Bulls easily could have been blown out by Miami in Game 2 of the
Eastern Conference finals. They weren't, though. Even though MVP Derrick Rose struggled, even though they got outshot and outrebounded, and even though LeBron James and Dwyane Wade played more like superstars, the Bulls were in it until the end. So maybe that's one positive they can take from their 85-75 loss on Wednesday. Game 3 is Sunday. "We're going to have to make corrections, learn from it, and do a whole lot better down there," Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau said. "Defensively we have to do a lot better. We have to clean a lot of things up." COMBINE CHICAGO — Potential NBA rookies know they could be locked out. They just don't know yet exactly what they'll do if that happens. They've got plans, though. "We know for sure there's a lockout," San Diego State forward Kawhi Leonard said Friday. "Nobody knows right now how far it will go or what's really going to happen.
Kyle Busch raises the trophy in victory lane. NASCAR debut ended with a respectable 15th-place finish despite a couple of scrapes with the wall in the No. 15 Toyota for Kyle Busch Motorsports. Bowyer had the lead on a restart with 23 laps to go as a charging Busch moved into second. Busch then set his sights on Bowyer, getting on his bumper with eight laps to go. Busch passed him on the inside a lap later for his first lead of the night. Bowyer, making his second Trucks start of the season, overcame a brush with the wall with two laps left, but couldn’t get any closer. “It was too loose all day long,” Bowyer said of his truck. “I knew in practice we were going to have our hands full.” James Buescher was fourth, and Ron Hornaday Jr. recovered from his own spin to finish fifth — then went nose-to-nose with sixthplace finisher Johnny Sauter on pit road on a night that featured a record-tying 10 cautions and hot tempers. “He thought I blocked him,” Hornaday said. “I don’t know what the heck happened. He didn’t know I was three-wide.”
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CONCORD— Dale Earnhardt Jr. doesn’t really want to watch the All-Star race on television at home while drinking a beer. But in saying last week he’d be OK doing that should he fail to qualify for Saturday night’s $1 million race, Earnhardt gave the impression he didn’t much care to participate. That’s not how he meant it, he insisted Friday. “I did probably not word that correctly and gave people the wrong impression I guess; I do care about being here,” he said. “I’m unassuming about my role and accept my fate whatever it might be. We’re going to go out there and try to run hard.” Earnhardt is no longer guaranteed a starting spot in Saturday night’s field because his 10-year exemption for winning the race in 2000
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as the track cooled and Busch knocked Clint Bowyer (1:59.67) to the outside of the front row for the 100-lap shootout. “That Kyle Busch is a pain in everybody’s butt, isn’t he?” Bowyer said, smiling. “He’s pretty good.” Greg Biffle qualified third, followed by Carl Edwards and Mark Martin. “That’s a fun, fun qualifying effort,” Bowyer said. “It’s nerve-racking on everybody’s part.” After being the fastest on the track, Busch had to lock his brakes to get under the speed limit entering pit road. His crew then changed four tires without getting any time penalties for his second pole in this event. It was a bit of vindication from the crew, which was the top seed for Thursday’s Pit Crew Challenge before being knocked out in the second round. “It’s a huge morale booster for the team. They know they’re No. 1,” Busch said of his crew. “I know they’re No. 1.” Tony Stewart, who was celebrating his 40th birthday, qualified sixth, followed by Kasey Kahne, Juan Pablo Montoya, Jamie McMurray, Ryan Newman, Jimmie Johnson and Jeff Gordon. Denny Hamlin, will start 15th.
CONCORD — Kyle Busch didn’t have the fastest truck and got into early trouble by spinning out. Busch, though, is convinced he got some unique help to secure a dizzying 97th victory in NASCAR’s top three circuits. With the name and picture of a slain North Carolina girl on his truck, Busch recovered to pass Clint Bowyer with seven laps to go and pulled away Friday night to win his third consecutive Trucks Series race. Busch honored Zahra Baker, a 10-year-old girl with disabilities who was reported missing from her Hickory home last October. Police eventually found some of her remains in searches around western North Carolina. Her stepmother has been charged with second-degree murder. “I had an angel riding with me,” Busch said. “We didn’t have the truck to beat tonight. (Bowyer) did. Somehow I found some more out of it. I’m going to say I had some help tonight.” Hours after capturing the pole for Saturday’s All-Star race, Busch outdueled a fellow Sprint Cup regular down the stretch to break a tie with Mark Martin for fifth place on the NASCAR national series victory list and move into a tie with Dale Earnhardt and Darrell Waltrip for third. “It feels good to be getting close to 100,” Busch said. He has 21 Sprint Cup victories, 48 in Nationwide and 28 in Trucks. Cole Whitt finished third in the wreck-filled race and the 19-year-old became the first rookie and the youngest driver to hold the points lead. Former Formula One champion Kimi Raikkonen’s
I'm just staying focused on myself and try to get better." The NBA draft is scheduled for June 23 and the league could shut down as early as July 1 when a labor agreement between the league and players expires at the end of June. Florida State forward Chris Singleton said he'll train privately during a hiatus and resume classes to finishing his degree. "I'm 21 hours short and I intend to go back to school," Singleton said. "School is very important to me, my mom always preached it and I know I've got to do it for her because I'm the first in my family to go to college." Leonard and Singleton are among 54 potential draftees participating in two days of pre-draft evaluations in Chicago. WEST TO WARRIORS OAKLAND, Calif. —The Golden State Warriors hired Jerry West on Friday to work with the front-office team in an advisory role and be a member of the executive board.
has expired. His last chance to earn a spot was last week at Dover, but his losing streak instead stretched to 104 races. Now he must either race his way into the event in a pre-race qualifier, or fill the spot selected by a fan vote. The fan vote, Earnhardt explained, is “a tricky subject.” He’s the eight-time defending winner of NASCAR’s most popular driver contes. Many teams used social media last year to lobby for their drivers, but Earnhardt being part of the voting field led to drastically scaled down campaigning this year. That hasn’t affected the voting, though: Totals were closing in on a record 2 million votes, with Earnhardt listed among the top five-vote getters. The others are AJ Allmendinger, Bobby Labonte, Joey Logano and Brian Vickers.
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4B • SATURDAY, MAY 21, 2011
1A BOYS TRACK
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North Rowan's Sam Starks flies through the air during the long jump. Starks had a big day, winning the triple jump and scoring points in four events.
1A CHAMPS FROM 1B better than his regional jump and an inch and half better than the rest of the state field. He surprised very few, himself included, by dusting the competition in the two hurdles events, with times of 14.62 and 38.71. "I kind of knew that was going to be the outcome, but I still had to work hard," he said. "You've still got to push yourself. You can be the best, but that doesn't mean you're the best that day." The time in the 300 was just .13 seconds off the meet record, his lone disappointment on an otherwise stellar day, but one that he took hard. "He's a kid who competes with a passion," Steele said. "After completing his 300 hurdles he was headed back to where the team was and he broke down and started to cry. I asked him 'What are you crying about?' and his answer was 'I did not break the state record.’ ” Archie's winning throw in the shot put of 49-91⁄2 came on his first attempt, while the decisive toss in the discus of 1447 came on his next to last attempt. "They weren't my furthest throws, but I won with them," he said. "It wasn't my best day, but it was a good day, to come out and win both events and score 20 points because most people aren't doing that." The discus win also provided redemption from a disappointing performance in the event last year when, like this year, he was seeded first, but ended up finishing 11th. "I couldn't repeat the same mistakes twice," he said. "I just came out and corrected my mistakes from last year. I gained my composure and did what I had to do."
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North’s Johnny Oglesby leaves his competitors behind as he wins the 300 hurdles. He also took the 110 hurdles. Starks, who added a state track title to the basketball championship he was a part of in the the winter, had a strong all around day. Aside from the win in the triple jump (45-4), he was runner-up to Oglesby in the 110 hurdles (15.06) and fourth in the long jump (21-31⁄2). He was also part of
the 4x200 relay team that took second (1:30.03). King, Gray and Jackson joined him on that squad that held the lead after three legs before being overtaken by West Montgomery. Jackson added a fourthplace finish in the discus, Neegbeah Reeves was fifth in
the 1600 meters, Javon Hargrave placed fifth in the shot put and Kelly took seventh in the 100 meters. "We didn't drop many things performance-wise that we were supposed to do," Steele said. "That's always key in a state championship. You try to make sure that you don't
lose any places that you're supposed to get. The boys were real sharp." • NOTES: The only event in which North missed out on expected points was the high jump. Malik Ford settled for ninth after placing first in the regional.
The North Carolina School of Science and Math earned 28 points in the last two events to make the gap smaller than it had been almost all day. ... For Rowan County, it was the seventh state title this year and 17th in the past three. Rowan prep teams have won 29 state championships since 2000.
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North Rowan's 4x400 relay team consisted of Darius Wallace, Demiah Hawkins, Titus King and Witt Alexander.
North Rowan's Terrese Barber takes the baton from Neegbeah Reeves in the 4x800 relay.
SATURDAY, MAY 21, 2011 • 5B
1A GIRLS TRACK
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North Rowan's Teaunna Cuthbertson, Christen Jones, Timeshia Allen and Tinka Bush smile for a photo after wnning their relay.
Hendersonville nips North BY PAUL HERSHEY email@example.com
GREENSBORO — Friday was full of mixed emotions for North Rowan's girls track team at the 1A state meet. The Cavaliers won three event titles, Meloney Ramos claimed four top-four finishes and the 4x100 relay team broke its own meet record. However, that all seemed somewhat hollow because none of it led to North's ultimate goal of winning a repeat team championship. An uncharacteristically tough day for standout Teaunna Cuthbertson left the door open and Hendersonville took advantage with its distance strength late in the day and rallied to beat the defending champions by nine points. Hendersonville scored 19 points in the 3200 meters, the second to last event, and finished with 84 for the meet. North had to settle for second with 75, while Monroe was third with 67. "I knew it was going to be close meet going in," North coach Robert Steele said. "I knew Hendersonville and Monroe were going to be factors. It was close all day and Hendersonville had just a little bit too much for us today. "There were some things that we just didn't quite get done today. It's a group that won last year and sometimes you go through that transition of being a champion because the champion becomes the hunted. Sometimes it's as not easy to keep that emotional lift that you need to be successful." The Cavs were heavily re-
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North Rowan's Meloney Ramos was the meet MVP as she placed in the top four of four events. liant on Ramos and Cuthbertson for their point production and while the former had an outstanding day, it certainly wasn't the best for the latter. Cuthbertson did earn a repeat title in the long jump, but
struggled to sixth-place finishes in the 100 hurdles and triple jump. "Right now, I feel very, very bad," she said. "I feel like we didn't accomplished anything. We accomplished some,
but I feel like we could've done better. I felt like we could (win) it again." Ramos claimed the 100 hurdles title, was runner-up in the long jump and triple jump and placed fourth in the 300 hurdles. She totaled 31 points by herself, earning her Most Valuable Performer honors. However, even that didn't seem to make up for a missed opportunity at her first team state championship. "Overall I did pretty good," said Ramos, who was part of Salisbury's runner-up finish in 2A last season. "We should've been first, but it didn't turn out that way. "To be honest, I haven't won a state title as a team any of my high school years so it's disappointing going out without a ring." The day started out as expected for the Cavs as Cuthbertson and Ramos went 1-2 in the long jump. Cuthbertson's jump of 17-10, was an inch and a quarter better than her teammate's. "The long jump wasn't about winning," said Cuthbertson. "It was about me and my teammate going 1-2. That's what we came out here to do." However, Cuthbertson's day turned for the worse in the 100 hurdles. She started well out of the blocks, but hit a hurdle at the midway point and lost ground as she tried to recover. "I was leading and I don't know how, but my foot hit the hurdle and I stumbled trying to get my speed back up and couldn't get it together," she said. Ramos, meanwhile, took over the lead and surged to the finish, clocking a time of
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North Rowan's Christen Jones, right, celebrates with Tinka Bush after a win in a relay during the 1A meet. 15.34. Something was lacking, though. "It should've been 1-2 with me and Teaunna," Ramos said. Cuthbertson hoped to bounce back in the triple jump, but her leap of 35-1 was just behind teammate Tinka Bush, who placed fifth (35-31⁄2). Ramos' jump of 35-7 gave her second. "I really don't know what happened," Cuthbertson said of the event. "Honestly, I was thinking 1-2-3 with my other teammates, but it didn't go as planned. I tried the best I can. I guess my best wasn't hard enough." The day wasn't a total loss for her, though, as she anchored the 4x100 relay team that set a meet record for the second straight year. Christen Jones gave the Cavs a strong start, Tianca White kept it going in the second leg, Tameisha Allen increased the gap in the third and Cuthbertson closed it out, racing not against this field, but their
own time of 49.48 from a year ago. The new mark was set at 48.31. "That meant a lot to us," Cuthbertson said. "We've never run that fast before so when we looked at it it was like 'wow, is that North Rowan? Is that us?’ ” Ramos then finished off her day with the fourth-place finish (47.42) in the 300 hurdles. She started out strong, but Monroe's Janieyah Collins came on strong to pull away. "The 300 hurdles I felt good coming out of the blocks and about midway, I thought I could turn it up a little bit, but towards the end I died," Ramos said. "I was too tired and there was too much going on today." Bush added a third-place finish (26.11) in the 200 meters and was part of the 4x200 relay team that was runner-up to Monroe. Jones, Allen and Akevia Charleston combined with Bush to finish in 1:43.74. However, those points weren't enough when Hendersonville placed three in the top four of the 1600 meters and three in the top five of the 3200 meters, and capped the meet with a runner-up finish in the 4x400 relay. "They did very well in the mile and I'm sitting there thinking to myself they're probably also going to do very well in the two-mile," Steele said. "And sure enough they did and that created just enough of a margin. "We came up a little bit short today on the girls side, but we've had a good year and we've got some things to look forward to and hopefully we'll get better."
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North Rowan's Tinka Bush races for the tape in the 4x200 relay. Bush had a good day and helped the Cavaliers to a second-place finish.
6B • SATURDAY, MAY 21, 2011
BASEBALL FROM 8B
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North Rowan’s hunter Feezor had two hits against east Surry.
A sacrifice bunt moved Johnson to second base Devin Slate dropped a double down the right-field line. With runners at second and thir, Aaron Ewbanks ripped a scorching line drive back to the box. The ball deflected off Brown’s glove and skipped past second base, allowing both runners to race home. “If Dakota catches that ball, we probably win the game,” Rimer said. “That’s not a play you expect somebody to make. But with Dakota, he’s made plays nobody expected him to make his whole life.” The hit made Brown (2-2) a losing pitcher in his final varsity game. He took over for starter Dusty Agner and struck out six batters in four innings, but his season-ending ERA ballooned to 1.69. “I thought we were gonna come out here and they wouldn’t be much of a problem,” said Brown. “But they put up a good fight. Everybody knows we should have won, but a couple of things didn’t go our way.” Rimer was most disturbed about the Cavs’ offense. “We did not take good approaches at the plate,” he said. “It’s like we wanted to hit three-run homers instead of just shooting the gaps.” Despite all of North Rowan’s success this season, this was a loss that will leave a stain. “We have a saying on our team,” Mauldin noted. “If it doesn’t happen, it probably wasn’t supposed to happen.” • NOTES: East Surry will host South Stanly in a fourth-round game on Tuesday. ... North scored six unearned runs against ES starter Jordan
Taylor is also ranked second in the 400 meters and sixth in the long jump. Johnson likes his team when the pressure’s on. “When it comes to big meets, we’ve never really had too many issues of not performing or stepping up,” he said. “It’s simple. The girls have to go out and run the race they’ve run all year.” Carrboro, with excellent distance people, and Bunn, with the sprinters, should give the girls their toughest tests. But the Salisbury boys will also be in the back of the Hornets’ minds. “They’ve been sitting behind the boys for two years,” Johnson said. “They get more motivation from our boys winning and getting the limelight. They want to be successful like they are.” • Fans were shocked to see that Morris didn’t win the 100 or 200 in the regional last week. The defending state champ has nursing a hamstring tweak. How is Morris going into the state meet? “We’ll find out (today),”
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east Rowan catcher Bobbi thomas watches the ball into the glove during the win. she hurried back to first, and that gave East an unusual DP. “I was playing deep, and that helped,” Lyerly said. “That ball about went over. I reached out and touched the fence right when I caught it.” Thomas added a lunging catch of a popup in the sixth. White crushed a homer to center in the first to give herself a lead to work with. “I don’t know how that hap-
pened,” White said. “Just a pitch right down the middle.” Waddell said that was the most significant swing all day. “When you can jump out like that in a playoff game, it really puts pressure on the other team,” he said. “It also helps you relax and get after it a little bit defensively.” East made it 2-0 in the second when Kirk drilled a twoout RBI single to left with in-
fielders expecting her to slap. “I don’t do that a lot, but sometimes I have to swing,” Kirk explained. “I was kinda nervous, but I also knew I had to get a run in.” Allyson Mills ripped a ground-rule double and scored on Ericka Nesbitt’s single for insurance in the sixth. East has looked stout in the playoffs, showing no ill effects from an NPC tournament loss. “Sometimes you start thinking you can’t lose,” Kirk said philosophically. “Now we’re more aware of reality.”
Saryee and Dominique Dis- being his first season of track. Bryson said his team would would really like to move up.” muke) and 4x400 relay (with “He has come out of be motivated in the 4x100. Berry will be waiting. Marqui Ross, Tyler Downs nowhere,” Bryson said. “He “They’ve come in third for “They’re loaded,” Bryson and William Brown). has improved every meet.” two years,” he said. “My guys said. Darien Rankin won the regional in the high jump with a leap of 6 feet, 6 inches, but he has hit 6-8. He is the No. 1 seed. Sophomore Keion Adams has been a surprise in the shot. He’s seeded third, despite this
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“We looked really good today,” said upbeat senior center fielder Kayla Kirk. “They’re a good-hitting team, but they didn’t get a lot of hits. I think that was our best defensive game.” Right fielder Jesse Rummage made a running catch in foul territory to end the fourth and another grab at full gallop to end the ballgame. “Our outfielders flew to the ball,” East coach Mike Waddell said. “Kudos all around. We made some great plays.” Courtney Lyerly, the “flex” player who is not in the batting order, made the play of the game sprinting toward the left-field fence in the fifth. East was leading 2-0 but Fain was at first with one out when Ali Hartsell jumped all over a pitch. It looked like a potential homer when it left the bat, but Lyerly, whose brother Craige starred for East and Catawba baseball before being drafted by Tampa Bay, made a terrific snag. Fain was well past second when the catch was made. She failed to retouch the bag when
Bryson smiled. “When you ask him how he’s doing, he always says great. “It’s his last meet. He’s had a great week of practice. He’s the defending champ. So we’ll see what happens.” Morris will run the 100 and 200 and compete on the 4x100 relay team (along with Justin Ruffin, Hansen
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Miller in the last of the fourth. ... The game was halted for about 10 minutes in the top of the seventh while the umpires sorted out a questionable strikeout/tagout call. “They told me they wanted to get it right,” said Rimer. “In the end, they did.” Mauldin had three hits and finished with a team-best .522 batting average.
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North’s Wesley Barker fires across the diamond.
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Mustangs move on BY MIKE LONDON email@example.com
GRANITE QUARRY — East Rowan pitcher Chelsea White E. Rowan 3 is always honest, and C. Cabarrus 0 she had to admit she was pretty decent in the circle in Friday’s second-round 3A playoff game. Asked what was working for her, White shrugged and offered, “There were none of my pitches that weren’t working.” White’s repertoire has as much variety as a box of chocolates. She employed six different offerings to fan nine and beat Central Cabarrus 3-0. Assistant coach Lonnie Barrier made the calls as far as pitch selection, and White and batterymate Bobbi Thomas mixed it up so well they only had to face 20 hitters. Tyler Buckwell /the SALISBURY POSt White was a half-step from a no-hiteast Rowan coach Mike Waddell greets Chelsea White after ter. Central’s T.J. Fain beat out a bunt she hit a homer against Central Cabarrus. that White fielded in the fifth and was
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deemed safe on a bang-bang play at first. “We’re very familiar with Chelsea and knew what we would be dealing with,” Central coach Doug Buckwell said. “What was uncharacteristic about us today was that we took so many called third strikes on the outside corner. That’s not something we ordinarily do. Eight of our girls have hit home runs. We’re a team that puts the bat on the ball.” Central (17-8) is young (one senior), but good. A No. 3 seed, the Vikings contended with Robinson and Northwest Cabarrus for the SPC title down to the final week of the regular season. “Our league had five good teams that were all about equal,” Buckwell said. The bad news for the Vikings was they caught East (22-2) on a day when the Mustangs likely would have beaten anyone. Not only was White on top of her game, the Mustangs turned in four exceptional defensive plays.
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east Rowan third baseman Steffi Sides fires to first for an out.
Boys will defend 2A crown today BY RONNIE GALLAGHER firstname.lastname@example.org
SALISBURY — The Salisbury girls track team has something to motivate it in today’s 2A state championship meet at N.C. A&T in Greensboro: The boys team. The Romar Morris-led Hornet boys won the state title last year while the girls came in MORRIS second. T h i s time, the roles are reversed. The girls, who cruised to a regional championship last week, are the prohibitive favorite. The boys, on the other hand, are facing ultra-talented Berry Academy, who beat the Hornets by 53 points in the regional. “They have so much talent over so many events,” Salisbury boys coach Darius Bryson said of Berry. “When they’re at full strength, they probably have the top four relays in 2A. When you’ve got that, that’s tough to beat.” • Salisbury’s girls should start strong with the field events and take an early lead, thanks to senior Alisha Bradshaw. She is the No. 1 seed in the shot and discus. “ S h e h a s thrown the shot 42 feet, which is four or five feet better than the next,” said girls BRADSHAW c o a c h D a v i d Johnson. “She’s thrown the discus 140 and that’s about 20 feet over the next competitor. I’m really expecting her to do well.” Emily Shields is the No. 1 seed in the 800 meters and is also a member of the fourthseeded E. SHIELDS 4x400 relay team, along with Summer Taylor, Ayanna Holmes and Talina Ross.
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North Rowan coach Aaron Rimer debates a seventh inning call with the umpires.
North falls in eight Cavaliers fail to deliver in the clutch BY DAVID SHAW email@example.com
SPENCER — The county’s last-teamE. Surry 9 standing is N. Rowan 7 standing no more. Upstart North Rowan used its final lifeline Friday night when it bowed out of the 1A state playoffs, falling 9-7 in eight innings to visiting East Surry. “Nobody ever thinks a game is gonna play out like that,” coach Aaron Rimer said after the Cavs (22-7) suffered a draining, third-round knockout. “It was a wild one.” What a long, strange trip it was for North, which stranded 16 baserunners, nine of them in scoring position. While the Cavs punched out 11 hits — and even prevailed in a controversial, seventh-inning argument — they repeatedly failed to deliver in clutch situations. Tyler Buckwell /the SALISBURY POSt “That describes the whole North Rowan’s Alex Morgan prepares to swing at a pitch from game for us,” senior Matt Mauldin said. “We got hits like east Surry. Morgan scored a run for the Cavs.
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Cavalier Matt Mauldin is welcomed home. we always do. But when we needed it most, when we had runners on base, we stopped hitting. ” North loaded the bases with one away in the bottom of the first inning but couldn’t produce a run. It left three more runners aboard after ty-
ing the score in the last of the seventh. Finally, in the eighth it had runners at the corners when Tyler Wyatt took a season-ending called third strike. “I’ve been around a long time, but I’ve never seen a game like that,” said East Surry coach Barry Hall, a 36-year vet with more than 600 career wins printed on the back of his bubble-gum card. “Neither team would give in or give up. It’s a shame someone had to lose.” ES (20-9) advanced after scoring a pair of eighth-inning runs against North reliever Dakota Brown. The inning opened when Ryan Johnson (3-for-4, 3 RBIs) chopped a ground ball toward second base. But North infielders Jake Smith and Josh Mock collided on the play and Johnson reached safely. “The way that ball was hit, I don’t think either one of them could have made a play,” Rimer said. “He would have been safe regardless.”
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SATURDAY May 21, 2011
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Apocalypse now...? End of the world today? How about a party instead? BY TOM BREEN Assolciated Press
For some, it’s Judgment Day. For others, it's party time. A loosely organized Christian movement has spread the word around the globe that Jesus Christ will return to earth on Saturday to gather the faithful into heaven. While the Christian mainstream isn't buying it, many other skeptics are milking it. A Facebook page titled “Post rapture looting” offers this invitation: “When everyone is gone and god’s not looking, we need to pick up some sweet stereo equipment and maybe some new furniture for the mansion we're going to squat in.” By Wednesday afternoon, more than 175,000 people indicated they would be “attending” the “public event.” The prediction is also being mocked in the comic strip “Doonesbury” and has inspired “Rapture parties” to celebrate what hosts expect will be the failure of the world to come to an end. In the Army town of Fayetteville, the local chapter of the American Humanist Association has turned the event into a two-day extravaganza, with a Saturday night party followed by a day-after concert. “It's not meant to be insulting, but come on,” said organizer Geri Weaver. “Christians are openly scoffing at this.” The prediction originates with Harold Camping, an 89year-old retired civil engineer from Oakland, Calif., who founded Family Radio Worldwide, an independent ministry that has broadcast his prediction around the world. The Rapture — the belief that Christ will bring the faithful into paradise prior to a period of tribulation on earth that precedes the end of time — is a relatively new notion compared to Christianity itself, and most Christians don’t believe in it. And even believers rarely attempt to set a date for the event. Camping’s prophecy comes from numerological calculations based on his reading of the Bible, and he says global events like the 1948 founding of Israel confirm his math. He has been derided for an earlier apocalyptic prediction in 1994, but his followers say that merely referred to the end of “the church age,” a time when human beings in Christian churches could be saved. Now, they say, only those outside what they regard as irredeemably corrupt churches can expect to ascend to heaven. Camping is not hedging this time: “Beyond the shadow of a doubt, May 21 will be the date of the Rapture and the day of judgment,” he said in January. Such predictions are nothing new, but Camping’s latest has been publicized with exceptional vigor — not just by Family Radio but through like-minded groups. They’ve spread the word using radio, satellite TV, daily website updates, billboards, subway ads, RV caravans hitting dozens of cities and missionaries scattered from Latin America to Asia. “These kinds of prophecies are constantly going on at a low level, and every once in a while one of them gets traction,” said Richard Landes, a Boston University history professor who has studied such beliefs for more than 20 years. The prediction has been publicized in almost every
““These kinds of prophecies are constantly going on at a low level, and every once in a while one of them gets traction.” RICHARD LANDES Boston U. history professor
country, said Chris McCann, who works with eBible Fellowship, one of the groups spreading the message. “The only countries I don’t feel too good about are the ‘stans’ — you know, Afghanistan, Uzbekistan, those countries in Central Asia,” he said. Marie Exley, who left her home in Colorado last year to join Family Radio’s effort to publicize the message, just returned from a lengthy overseas trip that included stops in the Middle East. She said billboards have gone up in Israel, Jordan, Lebanon and Iraq. “I decided to spend the last few days with my immediate family and fellow believers,” Exley said. “Things started getting more risky in the Middle East when Judgment Day started making the news.” McCann plans to spend Saturday with his family, reading the Bible and praying. His fellowship met for the last time on Monday. “We had a final lunch and everyone said goodbye,” he said. “We don't actually know who’s saved and who isn’t, but we won’t gather as a fellowship again.” In Vietnam, the prophecy has led to unrest involving thousands of members of the Hmong ethnic minority who gathered near the border with Laos earlier this month to await the May 21 event. The government, which has a long history of mistrust with ethnic hilltribe groups like the Hmong, arrested an unidentified number of “extremists” and dispersed a crowd of about 5,000. No such signs of turmoil are apparent in the U.S., though many mainstream Christians aren't happy with the attention the prediction is getting. No one will know for sure whether Camping’s prediction is correct until Sunday morning dawns, or fails to dawn. In the meantime, there will be jokes, parties, sermons and — in at least one case— a chance to make a little money. Bart Centre, an atheist from New Hampshire, started Eternal Earth-bound Pets in 2009. He offers Rapture believers an insurance plan for those furry family members that won’t join them in heaven: 10-year pet care contracts, with Centre and his network of fellow non-believers taking responsibility for the animals after the Rapture. The fee — payable in advance, of course — was originally $110, but has gone to $135 since Camping’s prediction. Centre says he has 258 clients under contract, and that business has picked up considerably this year. But he’s not worried about a sales slump if May 21 happens to disappoint believers. “They never lose their faith. They’re never disappointed,” he said. “It reinforces their faith, strangely enough.”
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Local pastors weigh in on Harold Camping’s latest doomsday predictions BY KATIE SCARVEY email@example.com
ne wonders if Harold Camping knew how much buzz would be generated through social media when he predicted that Judgment Day would be May 21. Camping’s prophecy has been around for a while, but it’s gained traction in recent months because of the billboards he and his followers have erected around the country. “The Bible guarantees it!” trumpets the Web site of Camping’s Family Radio Worldwide. Camping believes that earthquakes, starting at 6 p.m. around the world, will begin to rock the planet and the righteous will be raptured (if that can be used as a verb) — while the non-righteous (the vast majority) will be left behind in chaos, dying off until the final end of Oct. 21. MARVIN LINDSAY Camping’s prediction rests Seminary student and former pastor of on some convoluted interpretaJohn Calvin Presbyterian Church tions (“infallible proofs”) involving numbers that make the medieval philosophers who argued about how many angels can dance on the head of a pin seem positively logical. While the wackiness of people like Camping undeniably has entertainment value, they’re completely sure, so sure, in fact, not really as benign as they that when asked about what he’ll might seem. In fact, they can do if he’s wrong, he refuses to wreak quite a bit of havoc on the even entertain the possibility. emotions and the finances of the Maybe he’ll hang his head and credulous. disappear, but it’s more likely Camping, for example, has that he’ll do what he’s done in the convinced some people that plan- past: blame the past. ning for tomorrow is no longer Seeking the truth through anarational, to the point that they grams seem about as scientific have divested themselves of all as the kind of “mathematical” assets. calculations Camping was using, A retired transit worker from so I thought I might give reStaten Island, for example, has arrange the letters of “Harold reportedly invested his life savCamping” to see what popped up. ings of $140,000 into warning oth“An old grim chap” about ers about Judgment Day. What sums it up. happens when he he has to pay When I gave editorial page edbills next week? itor Chris Verner a heads up that Camping made a similar preI was using a story today about diction about the world ending this topic, he sent me an email back in 1994, so given his quesback asking if I thought we tionable track record, why are should go to press early. people still listening? Well, back Copy editor Paris Goodnight then he wasn’t completely sure, noted that Friday’s Pick 3 numhe’s told reporters. That’s why bers of 3-2-1 suggested some his book title — “1994?” — ended kind of countdown to a major with a question mark and not a event. period. Signs, signs, everywhere This time, Camping says he’s signs.
“In a world of seven billion people, tens of thousands will surely die on Saturday, meaning that their world is over. And that's a reminder that none of us are guaranteed another day. Regardless of predictions, perhaps we should live as if every day were our last. That beats living in the past or worrying about the future.”
Harold camping has a history of Judgment day predictions. One of my FaceBook friends wondered if anyone would be around on Sunday, the day after his birthday, to offer felicitations. “I realize we may all feel a little down knowing we’re doomed to eternal hellfire and damnation,” he wrote, “but hey, let’s try to make the best of a bad situation!” Others worry that they should have taken vacation days earlier in the year. Dr. Randy Kirby, the associate pastor at First Presbyterian, joked at the last session of a year-long Bible study on the book of Revelation that he would be preaching on May 22 to those who were left behind. At the very least, one positive thing coming out of Camping’s lunacy is that a lot of Christians who normally don’t agree on much have found common ground in their assessment that Camping is a bit of a nut case. Many point to the ludicrousness of the idea that Camping — an 89-year-old-old former civil engineer— would be privy to information that even Jesus didn’t have. “I choose to side with Jesus over these who are predicting the return of Christ on the 21st of May,” said the Rev. Jim Dunkin of First Presbyterian Church in Salisbury. “Jesus clearly had something to say about those who try to predict, and I cannot improve on his
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Never Tired of Trying New Religions
Meanwhile, right-living people die and no one gives them a thought. God-fearing people are carted off and no one even notices. The right-living people are out of their misery, they’re finally at rest. They lived well and with dignity and now they’re finally at peace. But you, children of a witch, come here! Sons of a slut, daughters of a whore. What business do you have taunting, sneering, and sticking out your tongue? Do you have any idea what wretches you’ve turned out to be? A race of rebels, a generation of liars. You satisfy your lust any place you find some shade and fornicate at whim. You kill your children at any convenient spot— any cave or crevasse will do. You take stones from the creek and set up your sex-and-religion shrines. You've chosen your fate. Your worship will be your doom. You’ve climbed a high mountain to practice your foul sex-and-death religion. Behind closed doors you assemble your precious gods and goddesses. Deserting me, you’ve gone all out, stripped down and made your bed your place of worship. You've climbed into bed with the ‘sacred’ whores and loved every minute of it, adoring every curve of their naked bodies. You anoint your king-god with ointments and lavish perfumes on yourselves. You send scouts to search out the latest in religion, send them all the way to hell and back. You wear yourselves out trying the new and the different, and never see what a waste it all is. You’ve always found strength for the latest fad, never got tired of trying new religions. Who talked you into the pursuit of this nonsense, leaving me high and dry, forgetting you ever knew me? Because I don’t yell and make a scene do you think I don’t exist? I’ll go over, detail by detail, all your ‘righteous’ attempts at religion, and expose the absurdity of it all. Go ahead, cry for help to your collection of no-gods: A good wind will blow them away. They’re smoke, nothing but smoke. But anyone who runs to me for help will inherit the land, will end up owning my holy mountain. Isaiah 57:1-13 (THE MESSAGE)
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Shady Grove Baptist presents ‘A Mother’s Prayer’ at the Dunbar Center EAST SPENCER — The Willing Workers Missionary Ministry will hold their annual dinner and present a play, “A Mother’s Prayer,” at the Dunbar Center, 820 N. Long St. The event is this evening at 5 p.m., with dinner at 5:30 p.m. The play will start at 6:30. This original play was written and directed by Melissa Bonds with Shelia Brown Miller as assistant director. Tickets will be available at the door.
Trinity Baptist A spring revival service will be held Sunday at the 11 a.m. service at Trinity Baptist Church, 735 Klumac Road. Guest preacher will be Dr. Sam Schnaiter, professor in the Bible department at Bob Jones University, Greenville, S.C. Schnaiter is the head of the Department of Ancient Languages. He is the author of journal articles for Biblical Viewpoint and Frontline.
Solid Rock breakfast The Women’s Ministry of Solid Rock Church of God will host a prayer breakfast today at 9 a.m. The inspirational speaker will be Evangelist Donnetta Watkins, associate minister of New Creation Baptist Church of Statesville. The Rev. Samuel A. Washington is pastor of Solid Rock, which is located at 1004 Locke St., 704/645-1782.
Jerusalem Baptist SPENCER — Jerusalem Baptist Church will celebrate the tenth anniversary of their pastor, the Rev. David L. Bracken, on May 21 and 22. This afternoon at 1:30 p.m. is a time of food, fun and fellowship at Dan Nicholas Park. On Sunday, Dr. Thomas Johnson Sr., pastor of Canaan Baptist Church of Christ in Harlem, N.Y., will deliver the 11 a.m. message, with music by Canaan’s Male Chorus. Lunch will be served at 1:30. At 3 p.m. the celebration continues with Dr. Gregory Moss Sr., pastor of St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church of Charlotte, and the St. Paul’s choir. Bracken is the fire chief of the Reidsville Fire Department and a candidate for his Doctor of Ministry degree. Jerusalem is located at 1570 N. Long St.
The Gospel Traveliers CONCORD — The Gospel Traveliers of the Carolinas will celebrate their 29th singing anniversary on May
21 at 7 p.m. and May 22 at 3 p.m. On the program will be New Voices of Faith, Gospel Keytones, and others. The host church is New Beginning Church of God, at their new location, 5717 Alexander Road. For more information, call 704 938-2088.
Lyerly Evangelical ROCKWELL — Lyerly Evangelical Church, 1320 Crescent Road, will honor former and current armed forces personnel at its 10:30 a.m. service on May 22. All veterans are invited and will be recognized, whether or not they are members of the church. Wayne Blank with Gideons International will present a Bible to each veteran, and the church will send a donation to the Gideons for each veteran in attendance. Pastor W.C. Gaither Jr., ThD, will speak. A military salute multimedia presentation will highlight each branch of the armed forces. A hamburger and hot dog luncheon will follow worship.
ning at 7 p.m. Sunday is Children’s Night; Monday, Sunday School Night; Tuesday, Pack-a-Pew Night; Wednesday, Youth Night. Nichols presently serves as Director of Missions of the Calhoun Baptist Assoc., Anniston, Ala. and serves as Chairman of the Board of Regents for the University of Mobile and president of the Alabama Baptist Director of Missions. Calvary Baptist Church is located on East Ridge Road, just beyond Ellis crossroads, 704-633-2567.
First Free Will LANDIS — The Rev. David Isenhour will be the guest speaker for the 11 a.m. morning worship service and the 6 p.m. worship service at First Free Will Baptist Church of Landis on Sunday. The church is located at 414 Upright St., where the Rev. Allen Merrington serves as pastor.
St. Luke Baptist St. Luke Baptist Church, located at 410 Hawkinstown Road, will celebrate Family and Friends Day on Sunday, May 22, at 11 a.m. in worship and recognition of various members and visitors. Lunch will be served.
George B. Stowe/GMBC Scholarship Sunday on May 22 at the 11 a.m. service, with the morning hymn led by the Men’s Choir. Special guest speaker will be Christopher McNeil, Salisbury High School assistant principal and girl’s basketball coach.
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Hall’s Chapel Primitive Baptist Church will honor their pastor, Elder Richard L. Johnson, on his 21st pastoral anniversary, Sunday, May 22 at the 11 a.m. and 4 p.m. services. Minister Clayton Thompson will speak in the morning and Bishop-elect Dr. Samuel Thompson in the evening, both of the New Beginning Baptist Church of Clover, S.C. The church is located at 611 E. Monroe St.
following choirs have been invited to sing on the program: TUCC Male Chorus, Erwin Temple CME Choir, Ambassadors for Christ and New Bethel Baptist Church Youth Choir. The Church is located at 3727 US Highway 601 S.
The women of Mt. Zion CME Church on South Lloyd Street, will celebrate their annual Womens’ Day program on Sunday, May 22 at 3 p.m. The speaker will be Carolyn Bratton, pastor of Moore’s Chapel AME Zion Church. This year’s theme is Women Overcoming Missions Even Now. Dinner will be served at 1:30 p.m.
The Usher Board of Henderson Grove Missionary Baptist Church will hold its anniversary service on Sundayat 3 p.m. Guest speaker for the program is the Rev. Leamon E. Brown, pastor of First Calvary Baptist Church.
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CHINA GROVE — Oak Grove Baptist Church will celebrate its annual Woman’s Day program on Sunday, May New Bethel Baptist 22 at 3 p.m. MOCKSVILLE — Family Evangelist Cathye Marlin, Gethsemane Missionary and Friends Day will be held Gethsemane Missionary on Sundayat 3 p.m. at New See BRIEFS, 3C Baptist Church will celebrate Bethel Baptist Church. The
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First Presbyterian KANNAPOLIS — On Sunday, First Presbyterian Church in Kannapolis will host missionaries John and Dawn Fain, who make their home in Thailand. The Fains will speak at a joint adult Sunday school session, and then preach during the 10:55 a.m. worship service. Sunday school will be in the fellowship hall at 9:50 a.m., preceded by coffee and pastries at 9:30. The Rev. John Fain III, son of a former First Presbyterian pastor, is a regional coordinator for Pioneers. For more information, visit www.FirstPresb.org or call 704-938-4623.
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Revival at Emmanuel Revival services begin on Sunday at Emmanuel Baptist at the 11 a.m. service with Dr. Benny L. Vickrey as speaker. The Sunday evening service is at 6 p.m. and the revival continues Monday through Wednesday at 7 p.m. with Dr. Vickrey speaking each evening. There will be special music each service. Emmanuel Baptist is located at 2300 Bringle Ferry Road.
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This revival is recommended for ages 18 and over. No childcare provided.
Beginning on Sunday and continuing through Wednesday evening Dr. Sid Nichols will be in revival services at Calvary Baptist Church. Sunday services are at 11 a.m and 6 p.m, with the MondayWednesday services begin-
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2300 Bringle Ferry Road, Salisbury
EMMANUEL BAPTIST CHURCH
Assembly of God
ROWAN CHRISTIAN ASSEMBLY
CALVARY BAPTIST TABERNACLE
ST. LUKE BAPTIST CHURCH
Dr. Glynn R. Dickens
Church Motto: “A Christ-Centered Church with a Family-Oriented Ministry”
923 N. Salisbury Ave., Granite Quarry 704-279-6676
3760 Stokes Ferry Road • Salisbury, NC 704-645-9328
May 22, 2011 Sermon: “I Took My Crisis To God”
Arthur L. Heggins, Pastor
EMMANUEL BAPTIST CHURCH
BLACKWELDER PARK BAPTIST CHURCH
May 22, 2011
May 22, 2011
Sunday School 9:45am
Sunday Morning Worship 9:30 & 11:00am
“VIRALOCITY - Part 1” - Keith Kannenberg
with Dr. Benny Vickrey Sunday 11:00am & 6:00pm and Monday-Wednesday at 7:00pm
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Bishop JC Kellam & Apostle Charlene Kellam May 22, 2011 Sunday School ....................10AM Morning Worship ................11AM Wednesday Intercessory Prayer ..............................6:30PM Wednesday Bible Study ....7:30PM
Anthem: “Sinner Saved By Grace” “The Church of God for the People of God”
OUR PRAYER: “Let Us Be A Lighthouse On This Hill”
2299 N. Main St. • Kannapolis, NC 28081 704-932-4266 Fax 704-933-6684
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Steve Holshouser, Pastor May 22, 2011
May 22, 2011 Sunday School 9:30 am Worship 10:30 am Wednesday: 7:00 pm “The Coming Economic Armageddon” - Lesson 9 Consumed Youth, Royal Rangers (Boys 5-12) M’Pact Girls Clubs (Girls 5-12) Rainbows (Children 3-5)
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Love Christian Center associate pastor of Fairview Heights Baptist of Salisbury, will be the speaker. Host pastor is the Rev. James I. Smith. The church is located at 1205 S. Main St.
Lilly’s Chapel Lilly’s Chapel Church of God, 618 West Thomas St. in Salisbury, will celebrate its 96th church anniversary on Sunday at 3 p.m. The Reverend Nilous Avery, pastor of New Zion Baptist Church of Salisbury, is guest speaker.
Henderson Grove The Usher Board of Henderson Grove Missionary Baptist Church, 888 Henderson Grove Church Road, will hold their anniversary service at 3 p.m. Sunday. The Rev. Leamon E. Brown, pastor of First Calvary Baptist Church will be the guest speaker. The Rev. Perry Dye is host pastor.
Southern City EAST SPENCER — The Evangelism Board of Southern City Church will observe their 14th anniversary with a musical program on Sunday at 3 p.m. The Gospel Keynotes, the Houston Families, North Rowan Connection Choir, Trinity Presbyterian Choir and others will participate in the program. The church is located at 940 S. Long St.
cannot predict) I would love to see them promoting the basics of Christianity: true repentance, forgiveness, grace, and discipleship.” “Hopefully, all the fervor over Mr. Camping’s date of May 21 will move seekers to look beyond the creative billboards, newspaper ads and websites, and more toward the Bible itself. That’s where God’s truth is found.” Keith Kannenburg, pastor of Blackwelder Park Baptist Church, said Thursday he hadn’t heard of Camping’s doomsday prediction — but he didn’t sound surprised when I filled him in on the details. “This isn’t the first time that people have predicted stuff,” he said, citing the Je-
EAST SPENCER — Love Christian Center will hold its Women’s Day service Sunday at 5 p.m. with speaker First Lady Joyce Hash of St. Peters World Outreach Center in Winston-Salem. Her choir and congregation will accompany her. First Lady Lotis Hash is president over the women and Sister Angie Feaster is her assistant. Love Christian Center is located at 102 N. Long St. Call 704433-1341 or visit www.lccoutreachministries.org.
Rodgers Park Baptist KANNAPOLIS — Rodgers Park Baptist Church, 2400 N. Cannon Blvd., will start spring revival meetings on Sunday, May 22 and go through Thursday, May 26. Evangelist Greg Lentz of Salisbury will be preaching. The services start at 6 p.m. on Sunday and 7 p.m. MondayThursday. There will be old fashioned preaching and spe-
LANDIS — Christian soloist and teacher Brenda J. Riley will minister this Sunday at Landis First Assembly’s 6 p.m. service. She leads Because of His Grace Ministries and is a member of Central Church of God in Charlotte. Riley released her first CD, “In Due Season,” in 2003. She has sung on Trinity Broadcasting Network stations around the country and was a guest artist on the PTL Television Network on two occasions. Landis First Assembly is located at 302 E. Corriher St.
Southside fundraiser The Southside Baptist Church Youth Group will host a flapjack fundraiser on Saturday, May 28. Proceeds will help send members to Teen Valley Ranch Christian Camp. The event will be hosted by the Applebee’s, 205 Faith Road, starting at 7:30 a.m. Tickets are $6 and can be pur-
vah’s Witnesses as an example. Without knowing about the details of the prophecy, Kannenburg speculated that some people are just addicted to sensationalism and the attention that accompanies such a pronouncement. “It’s absolute arrogance to say that you are the special person, that you can pick the date and the time.” He mentioned what Paul had to say in 1 Thessalonians. I looked up the passage and found this: “For the Lord himself shall descend from heaven with a shout, with the voice of the archangel, and with the trump of God: and the dead in Christ shall rise first: Then we which are
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word “raptor” — hence the idea of a “snatching away.” After certain other events take place, in this view, Christ will reign on earth for 1,000 years. Kannenburg says he does believe that the Rapture will happen in his lifetime but realizes that he could be “seriously wrong,” as Paul was. What’s important, he says, is that “as Christians we should live our lives in such a way that we believe we could be called home at any time. So if somebody is thinking the Rapture is going to happen in their lifetime...we all should be thinking it. If we did, we wouldn’t be living like a bunch of jerks.” “We’re so worried about all of the little petty stuff that doesn’t mean anything that we totally forget there are people that are lost and going to hell and we’re too busy and fighting over stupid junk. “We need to be loving our brothers and sisters and carrying each other ‘s crosses.”
ST. JOHN’S MEN’S CHORUS presents
A Jubilant Song A varied selection of beautiful choral arrangements for male voices including familiar hymns, spirituals, gospel songs and popular favorites
Directory - Rosemary C. Kinard Accompanist - Janie R. Rollins Violin - Greg Pannell Percussion - Daniel Trivette St. John’s Handbell Choir - Directed by Rob Durocher
“Build a better world,” said God, And I asked, “How?” “This old world is such a big place. And there are so many problems now. And I’m just one small person, so there’s not much I can do.” But God, in His Great Wisdom, said: “JUST BUILD A BETTER YOU!”
MAY 22, 2011 - 4:00 P.M. St. John’s Lutheran Church
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Camping and his followers have erected billboards like hothese around the country.
alive and remain shall be caught up together with them in the clouds, to meet the Lord in the air: and so shall we ever be with the Lord.” The “we” is important, Kannenburg says, because it indicates that Paul felt the Rapture would happen in his lifetime. Kannenburg says the majority of conservative Baptists in this area likely believe in something called pretribulational Rapture and a pre-millenial return of Christ — but they don’t believe they can predict when it’s going to happen. Kanneburg says he believes that at the Rapture, the spirits of those who have already died will come down to Jesus and their material bodies will be raised from the grave. Then, he says, “almost immediately after, those who are living Christians will be caught up to go with him in the air” — the “snatching away.” The word rapture shares the same Latin root as the
neighbor as yourself; how to live by faith, hope and love. Those looking for FROM 1C specifics about dates and words: ‘But about that day times, he says, would be betand hour no one knows, neiter off “consulting a fortunether the angels of heaven, teller or a stock broker or nor the Son, but only the Fa- other people who allegedly ther. Keep awake therefore, have the power to predict for you do not know on what the future.” day your Lord is coming. Even if the information But understand this: if the were in the Bible, possessing owner of the house had it, he argues, would “relieve known in what part of the us of the obligation of meetnight the thief was coming, ing the future in faith and in he would have stayed awake hope — which can’t be how and would not have let his believers are supposed to house be broken into. There- meet the future. It’s a pagan, fore you also must be ready, almost occult-like misuse of for the Son of Man is coming the Bible.” at an unexpected hour. “In a world of 7 billion (Matthew 24:36, 42-44) people, tens of thousands “I say that if Jesus says will surely die on Saturday, he does not even know ... meaning that their world is why do we spend our energy over. And that's a reminder trying to predict? We would that none of us are guaranbe much better off if we sim- teed another day. Regardply spent our energy to live less of predictions, perhaps each day as if we are ready, we should live as if every being faithful disciples of day were our last. That beats Jesus.” living in the past or worryMarvin Lindsay, formerly ing about the future.” pastor of John Calvin PresThe Rev. Ken Reed of bytrian and now a student at Concordia Lutheran Church Union Presbyterian Seminoted that past predictors of nary, had this to say: “There the day of Jesus’ return have are only a very few truths in fallen into obscurity. the many chapters and vers“Instead of gambling es of the Bible, namely, how their time, energy, reto love God with your whole sources and advertising heart, soul, mind and skills on promoting an end strength; how to love your date (which Jesus says we
Cedar Grove CLEVELAND — The Steward Board of Cedar Grove AME Zion Church will sponsor a program on Sunday at 3 p.m. The Rev. Alonzo Williams, pastor of Shady Grove Baptist, East Spencer, will be the guest speaker, accompanied by his choir and congregation. Dinner will be served at 1:30 p.m. Dr. Patricia Tyson is the pastor of Cedar Grove, located at 2470 Hildebrand Road.
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MOCKSVILLE — Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church’s annual men’s day service will be held at Fairfield Baptist Church, 164 Excalibur Lane in Mocksville on Sunday May 22 at 3 p.m. Guest speaker will be the Rev. James Clement. Pastor is Dr. W.T Jackson.
Remnant in Christ Outreach Worship Center (Remnant) will have a musical program on Sunday, May 22, at 4 p.m., sponsored by the gospel group, The Loving Blenders. Remnant is located at 627 Newsome Road, and the Pastor is Apostle Miriam Parker Keller.
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Celebrates the 1st Anniversary of The Norvell Theater Before After
year ago today, a miracle happened. Piedmont Players Theatre (PPT) presented its premiere performance of Joseph & The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat to a sold out audience at the new Norvell Theater. The miracle didn’t stop there. In the year since, PPT’s youth programming at the Norvell has done nothing but expand in every possible way. The Norvell has housed auditions and 4 youth productions. To respond to the demand, Spring theatre workshops were created in addition to the already existing Winter Drama Workshops. The Norvell also allowed PPT to expand the Summer Theatre Camps. All in all, PPT has provided artistic opportunity and education to 9500 local youth in the Norvell’s first year! The miracle continues this summer with our production of Grease. Piedmont Players Board of Governors and staff would like thank you, the citizens of Rowan County/Salisbury for making all this possible. Specifically, to the following groups and individuals who donated to the ‘Miracle on Fisher Street’.
The Norvell Family -Lucille P. Norvell -Edward & Susan Norvell -Owen & Elizabeth Norvell ---------------------------The Cannon Foundation Larry Cloninger F&M Bank Food Lion The Hurley Foundation Mr. & Mrs. Gordon P. Hurley James & Gerri Hurley The Proctor Foundation The Robertson Foundation Tom & Martha Smith Wachovia Bank The Woodson Foundation ---------------------------Elizabeth & Mike Bauk Edward A. Brown Naomi Brown Raymond & Kay Coltrain Bob & Sara Cook Senator Elizabeth Dole Danny & Nan Fisher Luke & Diane Fisher Paul & Sue Fisher Innes Street Drug Company The Ketner Foundation Mary Messinger Tony & Jeannie Misenheimer Power Curbers Randy & Marcia Reamer Patsy Rendleman The Ritchie Foundation Rusher Oil Company SunTrust Bank Mona Lisa & Lee Wallace Victor & Vickie Wallace Jim Whitton ----------------------------
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The Edward T. Taylor Family Mr. & Mrs. Joe T. Taylor, Jr. Jessica Fink Jeroen VanWagenberg Virginia Wallace Bill & Anna Mills Wagoner Jay & Sharon Whittington Dan R. & Jan Williams Alfred Wilson Joe Wilson The Wilson Smith Family Foundation Paul & Beth Woodson ---------------------------Frederick & Lou Adkins Susan Agner Don & Elizabeth Bergsma Lane & Claudette Brown Anne & Roy Deyton Jack & Lynda Errante Gregory K. & Sarah Fuller Hall Miriam Howard Joel & Jayne Hubbard Atlee & Patricia Johnson Jack & Mae Keeter John & Patsy Parnell Andrew Pitner Carol Sayers Donald Sayers David & Barbara Setzer Keron W. Sherwin Barbara Sims Bill & Paula Troxler Mary L. F. Williams Betty J. F. Wilson Dr. & Mrs. Clyde Young ---------------------------Mary Arey
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Burning mouth a hot topic Dear Dr. Gott: I have recently been diagnosed with burning-mouth syndrome. What can you tell me about the cause and treatment? I’ve found Breneton on the Internet. Is this a good treatment to try? Dear Reader: Unfortunately, the cause of this condition can’t always be easily determined. It is thought to be related to problems with taste and sensory nerves of the peripheral or central nervous system; or it might be caused by a nutritional deficiency such as vitamin B, DR. PETER folate, iron or zinc. Direct GOTT links for the disorder can include an oral yeast infection, anxiety, depression, some medications, an underactive thyroid, reflux, hormonal imbalance or irritation to the mouth. Whatever the cause, the pain can affect your lips, tongue, gums, inside of your cheeks, roof of your mouth or all of the above. Symptoms include numbness or tingling of the affected portion of your mouth, pain that worsens as the day progresses, a loss of taste and dry mouth. You may notice an unpleasant metallic taste. Whatever symptom or symptoms you have can occur every day or may come and go. This condition can last for years or may disappear without treatment. Your doctor may choose to
order blood tests, cultures to rule out viral/bacterial/yeast infection, allergy testing or even an MRI or CT to rule out other possible but unidentified health issues. If you suffer from dry mouth, a salivary test can confirm or rule out a reduction in salivary flow. Treatment will depend on your specific symptoms. Mouthwashes, specific antidepressants, B vitamins, capsaicin as a pain reliever or behavioral therapy might be considered. On the home front, experiment with different toothpastes, drink additional fluids, refrain from using tobacco, and avoid foods with cinnamon or mint, as well as those high in acid, such as tomatoes and orange juice. Above all, make an effort to reduce the stress in your life, if appropriate. This might be accomplished with yoga or tai chi. Breneton is a combination of rheum rhabarbarum, Indian olibanum tree, torchwood tree, ginger, operculina turpethum and scammony. My guess is as good as yours whether this will work or not. My guess? No. Dear Dr. Gott: Can you tell me something about a product called ASEA? It is supposed to be a cure-all for pain when you take two ounces twice a day. Is this a fad or does it work? The cost is about $1 per ounce. Dear Reader: ASEA is not promoted as a juice, antioxidant or vitamin but as redoxsignaling molecules in a bottle. Redox-signaling molecules are what your body creates in order to support the vi-
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Seven trumps may be better than nine Mark Twain said, “I never write Metropolis for seven cents, because I can get the same price for city. I never write policeman, because I can get the same money for cop.” I never play with only seven trumps, because I win more money with nine — but not always. In this deal, how would you plan the play in two different contracts, four spades and five clubs? The defenders begin with three rounds of hearts. It seems normal to reach five clubs. North might raise three clubs to four; but even if he cue-bids three hearts, trying to get into three notrump if you have a heart stopper, you would usually continue with four clubs to show your fifth card in the suit, and North would raise. But, strangely, four spades is a better contract than five
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Homes for Sale
Bank Foreclosures & Distress Sales. These homes need work! For a FREE list:
East Salis. 3/4BR, 2½BA. Lease purchase option. Interest rates are low. Good time to buy. 704-638-0108
China Grove, 2 new homes under construction ... buy now and pick your own colors. Priced at only $114,900 and comes with a stove and dishwasher. B&R Realty 704-633-2394
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$3,000 in Buyer's Closing Costs. 3 BR, 2 BA, newer kitchen, large dining room, bedrooms, nice split porches, huge detached garage, concrete drives. R51548 $82,000. Monica Poole 704-245-4628 B&R Realty
3 BR, 2 BA, up to $2,500 in closing. Attached carport, Rocking Chair front porch, nice yard. R50846 $114,900 Monica Poole 704.245.4628 B&R Realty
Beautiful 3 BR, 2 BA in a great location, walk-in closets, cathedral ceiling, room, double great attached garage, large lot, back-up generator. A must see. R51757. $249,900. B&R Realty, 704-202-6041
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Lovely 3 BR, 2 BA home, nice kitchen, split floor plan, covered deck, garden area, garage, storage building, privacy fence. R52207. $139,900. Poole, B&R Monica Realty, 704-245-4628
Yadkin. 2 bedrooms, 1 bath. Cute Fixer-upper. Hunter Street, Yadkin Finishing area. $16,000, home, for sale, 1 car garage. Two lots. Siding/roof less than 5 years old. Bring all offers. 704-245-4393
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2 BR, 1 BA, hardwood floors, detached carport, handicap ramp. $99,900 R47208 B&R Realty 704.633.2394
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2200 Sq. Ft., 4BR/2BA, newer home. 2.99 % Financing for 30 years fixed. No down payment, no PMI. Payments $970 per month. 704-202-9362
65 Ocher St. Renovated 3 BR, 2 BA home with hardwood floors, ceramic tile, new roof, all appliances included. 704-856-8101
Great Location 3 BR, 2 BA in Hunters Pointe. Above ground pool, garage, huge area that could easily be finished upstairs. R51150A. $164,900. B&R Realty 704-633-2394 Salisbury
Near the Lake
Lots of Extras 3BR, 2BA. $3,500 in closing. New hardwoods in master BR and living room. Lovely kitchen with new stainless appliances. Deck, private back yard. R51492 $119,900 Monica Poole B&R Realty 704-245-4628 Salisbury
3 BR 2.5 BA has many extras! Great kitchen w/granite, subzero ref., gas cooktop. Formal dining, huge garage, barn, greenhouse. Great for horses or car buffs! R51894 $439,500. Dale Yontz. 704-202-3663 B&R Realty
Forest Creek. 3 Bedroom, 1.5 bath. New home priced at only $84,900. R48764 B&R Realty 704.633.2394
Lots of Room
Hurry! Gorgeous 4 BR, 2.5 BA, fantastic kitchen, large living and great room. All new paint, carpet, roof, windows, siding. R51926 $144,900 Monica Poole B&R Realty 704-245-4628
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Homes for Sale
Land for Sale
Mt. Ulla, 4 BR house & 3 BR DW both on 11.97 acres. $344,000. FSBO. 704-640-4260
Bringle Ferry Rd. 2 tracts. Will sell land or custom build. A50140A. B&R Realty, Monica 704-245-4628
Salisbury & Shelby, 2, 3 & 4 BR, starting at $29,900! Must see! Call today 704-633-6035
E. Rowan res. water front lot, Shore Landing subd. $100,000 Monica Poole B&R Realty 704-245-4628 West Area, several hundred acres avail. Can be divided. Karen Rufty, B&R Realty. 704-202-6041
Salisbury. 2 or 3 bedroom Townhomes. For information, call Summit Developers, Inc. 704-797-0200 Spencer
Lots for Sale
4 BR, 2BA, like new Craftsman Style, huge front porch, renovated kitchen and bath, fresh paint. R51516 $123,000 Rent to Own Option. Dale Yontz B&R Realty 704202-3663
Lots for sale. Restricted subdivision, Faith schools. 2.99% fixed rate for 30 years. Starting at $24,900. 704-202-9362 Western Rowan County
3 BR, 2 BA in Kluttz Acres subdivision. Covered front porch and deck, central air-conditioning, fireplace, single attached garage, nice yard with trees. 52270 $109,300 Dale Yontz B&R Realty 704.202.3663 Salisbury
New Listing Kannapolis Why pay rent when you can own? 1428 s.f., New carpet, Fresh Paint, replacement windows. Large some hardwoods, replacement indows, large rooms. rooms, 10'x16' Master walk in closet and bath. Double detached garage, double attached carport, plus 20'3x #51333 Jim Priced to move fast at Only $39,500 12'6 detached wood outbuilding. Address is eligible for USDA loan. #51717 Jim $73,900
3 BR, 2.5 BA, wonderful home on over 2 acres, horses allowed, partially fenced back yard, storage building. $154,900 R51465 B&R Realty 704.633.2394
Brand new! 3 BR, 2 BA, home w/great front porch, rear deck, bright living room, nice floor plan. Special financing for qualified buyers. Call today! R52142 $90,000 B&R Monica Poole Realty 704-245-4628
Very nice 2 BR, 2.5 BA condo overlooking golf course and pool! Great views, freshly decorated, screened in porch at rear. T51378. $96,500. Monica Poole 704.245.4628 B&R Realty
3 BR, 2 BA, new home close to High Rock Lake! Open kitchen/dining room combo, great fireplace, level lot on 1.52 acres. R51601. $199,900 Monica Poole, B&R Realty, 704-245-4628 Salisbury
Beautiful foreclosure make over! 1.5 story home with huge, rocking chair front porch. 3 BD/2BA with over 2400 square feet. Also comes with 18 extra acres. #52162 Jim Near Dan Nicholas park – all for
Over 2 Acres
Salisbury 3 BR, 2 BA home in wonderful location! Cathedral ceiling, split floor plan, double garage, large deck, storage building, corner lot. $154,900 R51853 Monica Poole 704-2454628 B&R Realty
3 BR, 2 BA brick home in Woodbridge Run subdivision. $2,000 carpet allowance. Storm doors, double pane windows, screened porch, attached double garage. 52136 $165,000 B&R Realty 704-2026041
West Rowan Secluded on 6.5 wooded acres. Builder's custom home, 4BR/3½ BA, master BR on main floor. 3,300 sq. ft. + partially finished bonus room. Lots of ceramic & granite. Great kitchen with gas cook top & double ovens. Covered porches, walkin closets, fireplaces w/gas logs. $389,000. FSBO. Motivated Seller. 704-431-3267 or 704-213-4544
Well 3 BR, 2 BA, established neighborhood. All brick home with large deck. Large 2 car garage. R50188 $163,900 B&R Realty 704.633.2394
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Timber Run Subdivision, 4 BR, 2.5 BA, granite countertops, wood floors, rec room, screened porch, deck. R51603 $349,900 B & R Realty Dale Yontz 704.202.3663
504 Lake Drive, 3 BR, 1 BA, brick, carport, 1080 sq.ft., corner lot, hardwood floors, new windows, remodeled bath, new kitchen floor, fenced side yard, central heat/AC, close to town parks. $79,900. Call 704-279-3821
Cute 1 BR 1 BA waterfront log home with beautiful view! Ceiling fans, fireplace, front and back porches. R51875 $189,900. Dale Yontz 704-202-3663 B&R Realty
Homes for Sale
Genesis Realty 704-933-5000 genesisrealtyco.com Foreclosure Experts
1755 Hwy 29 S. China Grove
2 BR, 1 BA, covered front porch, double pane windows, double attached carport, big yard, fence. $99,400 Dale 52179 Yontz B&R Realty 704202-3663
Homes for Sale
Will go fast! 3 BR, 2 BA, on High Rock Lake, Shore Acres subd. Deck, fireplace, vinyl siding, attached single carport, dbl detached garage, large yard. 52293 $244,200 Dale Yontz B&R Realty 704.202.3663 Do you want first shot at the qualified buyers, or the last chance? Description brings results!
Mechanics DREAM Home, 28x32 shop with lift & air compressor, storage space & ½ bath. All living space has been completely refurbished. Property has space that could be used as a home office or dining room, deck on rear, 3 BR, 1 BA. R51824A $164,500 B&R Realty, Monica Poole 704-245-4628
Spencer, 3BR/1BA, updated lg kitchen/dining area, LR, den, wood floors, 3 fireplaces, gas heat, appls & washer / dryer, detached garage, 20 x 12 screened back porch, fenced in back yard, City water & sewer. Asking $86,500 negot. 704-647-9749 or 704310-9938
Homes for Sale
Homes for Sale
Knox Farm Subdivision. Beautiful lots available now starting at $19,900. B&R Realty 704.633.2394
Manufactured Home Sales $500 Down moves you in. Call and ask me how? Please call (704) 225-8850 Homes of American Rockwell Oldest Dealer in Rowan County. Best prices anywhere. 704-279-7997 New 3 & 4 BR homes. $500 down. $600/month. Ready to Move In! 704-762-9289 Salisbury
On the Lake
Salisbury, Country living at its best with community gated boat ramp, access to High Rock Lake, 1.02 ac., 2400 sq.ft. 3BR/2½BA Master BR on main floor, cathedral ceilings, fireplace, great room, hardwood flooring, open floor plan, bonus room can BR, 26x40 detached be used as 4th workshop/garage. $319,000 704-212-7313
High Rock Lake. Manufactured home on 1.5 acres. Waterfront, attractive landscaping $115k is fair market value, will sell for $95k Call 704-956-6637
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OPEN HOUSES 4 EN 2OPDAY N SU
NEW LISTINGS $59,900
4 EN 2OPDAY N SU
145 SIDES ROAD
335 HIDDEN HUT ROAD
22 ACRES; CUSTOM BUILT HOME, PICTURESQUE RURAL SETTING - REDUCED $130,000.00!! Exceptional property for the family seeking acreage, privacy, a panoramic view, and a 4+ BR home. Over 3300 SqFt of living area in the 2 story home plus a 33’ x 41’ barn with 2 stalls, tack room, work area, and a large loft. Screened porch with hot tub; homemakers kitchen, and a flexible floor plan. GREG SCARBOROUGH will be your host from 2 to 4 this Sunday. MLS#49075 – Now $399,000.00.
YOU ARE INVITED TO CHECK OUT ALL THE HIDDENED TREASURES THIS HOME OFFERS. 3 bedroom. 2 baths, nice kitchen open to dining area, master suite seperate from other bedrooms, two fireplaces, full finished walkout basement, lots of storage, 3 bay detached garage with concrete floor, plus large private back yard with mature shade trees. Priced below market value. Seller will also consider lease purchase. MLS#50158 Call BARBARA, 704-213-3007.
Directions – From Salisbury, take Hwy. 52 east. Just beyond East Rowan High School, turn left onto Sides Road. Watch for signs at 145 Sides Road.
Directions: Exit onto Jake Alexander Blvd. from Hwy 85. Travel west on Jake Alexander Blvd. Turn left on Mooresville Highway (Hwy 150), right into Hidden Hut, home on right.
4 EN 2OPDAY N SU
5 EN 3OPDAY N SU
RETURNED TO MARKET
220 WEST COLONIAL DRIVE
624 BROWNRIGG ROAD
You’ll love the warmth and charm of this two story home w/partial basement located in a Quiet, Convenient Neighborhood . This 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath home on pretty private wooded lot has so much to offer. Gas heat , central air, wood and tile floors, sun room, living room, den, dining, garage all well maintained. City location. MLS#52206 $169,000
REDUCED $20,000. Near Country Club on quiet street. Full basement, fenced yard, extra large screen porch with slate floor. Lots of wood/tile floors, eat in kitchen, den, living room, dining room, 2 fireplaces. Rec room, workshop. 3 BR, 2 BA. Circular drive. Only $149,900 Call NASH ISENHOWER 704-639-4836 or email email@example.com MLS# 51684 Hosted by Charles Glover, 704-641-2471
Directions: West Innes St., left on Statesville Blvd., left on W. Colonial Drive, house on right.
Directions: N. Main Street toward Spencer, left on W. 11th Street, right on Brownrigg Road.
303 Aspen Ave. N-TThe ultimate "man cave" comes with 3 BR, 2 BA brick home in GranR CO Ethis UND Extra large, 2 car detached garage ite Quarry. with bonus room and full bath. Gas heat, central air up and down plus work bench, cabinets, stainless wash sink, and toilet. Covered patio, storage area, and covered parking for 3rd car or boat. Beautiful cul-de-sac lot, nicely landscaped. Call NASH ISENHOWER 704-639-4836 or email firstname.lastname@example.org MLS# 52287
250 Grand Oaks Drive - Affordable and move-in ready. Wonderful starter home. Fairly secluded one acre, level lot with large privacy trees lining the driveway entry. Culde-sac location in East Rowan subdivision. 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, pretty floors, kitchen opens to great room in this split bedroom floor plan. MLS#52280 / 2017970 Call TERRY FRANCIS, 704-490-1121 or visit www.terrymfrancis.wallacerealty.com.
Only $178,900 in Woodfield Subdivision, just within the city limits of Salisbury, offering quick access to city amenities. This ALL BRICK, 3 BR, 2 BA beauty features a sunroom that opens to the patio at the rear of the home and pretty fireplace in the living room. MLS#52299 Call RODNEY @ 704-239-3617 OR 704-490-1121.
LOCATED ON HIGH ROCK LAKE AND MOVE-IN READY. Approx. 3200 heated square ft. waterfront home. 4 BR, 2 1/2 BA, large master suite with huge walk-in closet, ceramic tile bath, separate shower, double vanity, granite counter top, and oversized whirlpool tub. Hardwood floors. Granite counter tops in kitchen.30 x 20 family room w/15 foot vaulted ceiling. Double attached garage, covered front porch, inground pool, boat house, outside storage building and gazebo. Priced to sell! call BARBARA. MLS 52274 / 2018082 704-213-3007
PRIVATE 1.02 ACRE LOCATION! Large rooms & over 1900 sq. ft. of living space. 3 BR, 2 spacious BA with double sinks, masonry raised hearth fireplace in living room, formal dining room, and a great breakfast room. 26' x 13'8 screened deck, sunroom, covered front porch, double carport, single garage (could be workshop), split rail fencing. Owner will consider financing. Call MARTHA HAWKINS, 704-637-7551 OR "MISSY" SPENCER, 704-213-0341. $99,900. MLS #52268.
COUNTRY CLUB HILLS-Volume entry is an impressive introduction. Spacious formal dining and living rooms. Main level master with tile shower and separate tub, walk in closets. Upstairs second master with private bath. Upscale kitchen with Granite counters, adjoining breakfast room. 4 BR, 3.5 BA. Over 2781 sq. ft. Tall ceilings, gas fireplace, covered porch, patio, double garage, Priced for quick sale. $298,500. Banked owned. MLS#52257 Call NANCY POE 704 756 6930 OR JAMES POE 704 905 6651 www.thepoeteam.com
1005 Overhill Road - Inviting, 3 BR, 2 BA home in desirable Woodfield Subdivision. Lovely maple cabinets in kitchen with an eat-at bar, nice dining room and great room. Double garage, rear patio. At only $184,900, this is a must-see home before making that final decision. MLS#52294 Call RODNEY, 704-239-3617 OR 704-490-1121.
Restoration Complete on this stunning Queen Anne home. Hardwood and tile floors. French doors, period Mill work and 5 Mantles! Huge Wrap around porch. 4 Bd 3 bath with 2348 Sq Ft. Only $150,000. MLS 52248 Call GREG RAPP today to see this home! 704 213 6846.
ATTENTION ALL BUSINESS OWNERS AND BUYERS LOOKING FOR ADDITIONAL INCOME. Building for sale in Spencer. Approximately 5000 heated square feet. Set up for two separate businesses. Each has a private front entrance, and located across from the North Carolina Transportation Museum. An opening inside the building will allow building to also be used as a single business. Owner says sell - make an offer. Listed for only - $265,000 MLS 52312 / 2019511 Call BARBARA 704-213-3007
2 BR townhouse in Milford Hills area. Move in Condition-New paint. Close to pool, clubhouse, and tennis courts. All kitchen appliances-private patio-lots of storage space. Only two owners since built. Perfect for single or couple $54,900 - MLS#52319. Call NASH ISENHOWER 704-639-4836 or email email@example.com
Salisbury – 2 BR duplex in excellent cond., w/ appls. $560/mo. + dep. Ryburn Rentals 704-637-0601
Salisbury Area 3 or 4 bedroom, 2 baths, $500 down under $700 per month. 704-225-8850
CLANCY HILLS APARTMENTS 1, 2 & 3 BR, conveniently located in Salisbury. Handicap accessible units available. Section 8 assistance available. 704-6366408. Office Hours: M–F 9:00-12:00. TDD Relay Equal 1-800-735-2962 Housing Opportunity.
Salisbury City, Lincolnton Rd. 1BR/1BA, very spacious, good n'hood, $375 + dep. 704-640-5750
Allen Tate Realtors Daniel Almazan, Broker 704-202-0091 www.AllenTate.com B & R REALTY 704-633-2394 www.bostandrufty-realty.com
Century 21 Towne & Country 474 Jake Alexander Blvd. (704)637-7721 Forest Glen Realty Darlene Blount, Broker 704-633-8867 KEY REAL ESTATE, INC. 1755 U.S. HWY 29. South China Grove, NC 28023 704-857-0539 Rebecca Jones Realty 610 E. Liberty St, China Grove 704-857-SELL www.rebeccajonesrealty.com
Rowan Realty www.rowanrealty.net, Professional, Accountable, Personable . 704-633-1071 William R. Kennedy Realty 428 E. Fisher Street 704-638-0673
Resort & Vacation Property
Great Oak Island Location
Salisbury City. Lg 2BR, 1BA, fenced yd. Appliances & utilities incl. $675/ mo. + $675 dep. Serious inquiries only. 865-243-9321
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Apartments 1 & 2 Bedroom Apartments Available Now! Ro-Well Apartments, Rockwell. Central heat/air, laundry facility on site, nice area. Equal Housing Opportunity Rental Assistance when handicapped available; equipped when available. 704-279-6330, TDD users 828-645-7196.
Clean, well maintained, 2 BR Duplex. Central heat/air, all electric. Section 8 welcome. 704-202-5790
2 BR, 1 BA at Willow Oaks (across from UPS). Has refrig. & stove. All electric, no pets. Rent $475, dep. $400. Call Rowan Properties 704633-0446
Colonial Village Apts.
Salisbury. 2BR duplex. Stove, refrig. furnished. Quiet. $395/mo. Call Bob @ 704-633-4081
“A Good Place to Live” 1, 2, & 3 Bedrooms Affordable & Spacious Water Included 704-636-8385 Duplexes & Apts, Rockwell$500-$600. TWO Bedrooms Marie Leonard-Hartsell Wallace Realty 704-239-3096 firstname.lastname@example.org Eaman Park Apt. 2 BR, 1 BA, newly renovated. $400/mo. No pets. Please call 704-798-3896 East Rowan area. 2BR, $450-$550 per month. Chambers Realty 704-239-0691 East Spencer - 2 BR, 1 BA. $400 per month. Carolina-Piedmont Prop. 704-248-2520 East Spencer, 2 BR, 1 BA, section 8 accepted. $500 per month. Call 704-421-0044
EXTRA NICE! Spencer. 2BR unfurnished $475/mo. + dep. Min. 6 mo lease req'd. 336-596-6726 Faith area. 1BR. Range, refrigerator. W/D. Water, garbage service. $400/ mo. 704-279-8880
WELCOME HOME TO DEER PARK APTS. We have immediate openings for 1 & 2 BR apts. Call or come by and ask about our move-in specials. 704-278-4340 for info. For immediate info call 1-828-442-7116
Condos and Townhomes 1 BR Duplex in quiet garden setting. $625 includes HD cable & utilities. 704-798-8595
DUPLEX IN DOWNTOWN SALISBURY W. Council St. 1BR, 1BA. Beautifully renovated. Hardwood/tile floors, new HVAC. Detailed craftsmanship. $550/mo. Call Lisa at 704-682-3345 Kannapolis. 2 story townhouse. 2BR, 2BA brick front. Kitchen/dining combo, large family room. Private deck. $600/mo. 704534-5179 / 704-663-7736
Holly Leaf Apts. 2BR, 1½BA. $555. Kitchen appliances, W/D connection, cable ready. 704-637-5588
BEST VALUE Quiet & Convenient, 2 bedroom town houses, 1½ baths. All Electric, Central heat/air, no pets, pool. $550/mo. Includes water & basic cable.
West Side Manor Apts. Robert Cobb Rentals Variety World, Inc. 2345 Statesville Blvd. Near Salisbury Mall
704-633-1234 China Grove 2BR, 1½ BA $550/month, deposit req. Approx. 1,000 sqft. Call 704-202-2065. China Grove. 2BR, 2BA. All electric. Clean & safe. No pets. $575/month + deposit. 704-202-0605 China Grove. One room eff. w/ private bathroom & kitchenette. All utilities incl'd. $379/mo. + $100 deposit. 704-857-8112
Salisbury. 4 rooms. 71 Hill St. All appls furnished. $495/ mo + dep. Limit 2. 704-633-5397
Attn. Landlords Apple House Realty has a 10 year / 95+% occupancy rate on prop's we've managed. 704-633-5067 Available for rent – Homes and Apartments Salisbury/Rockwell Eddie Hampton 704-640-7575
Moreland Pk area. 2BR all appliances furnished. $495-$595/mo. Deposit negotiable. Section 8 welcome. 336-247-2593
Salisbury 2 bedrooms, 1½ baths, brick at Ro-Med, available June 4. Credit check, lease, deposit. $550 per month. 704-782-5037
Moving to Town? Need a home or Apartment? We manage rental homes & apartments. Call and let us help you. Waggoner Realty Co. 704-633-0462 www.waggonerrealty.com
Near Livingstone, completely renovated. 2/3 BR, cent heat, fireplace, yard. Appli. Incl'd. Section 8 OK. 704-399-0414 Rockwell 2BR/1BA, appls, cent. elec. H/A, no pets. $525/mo + dep. 704-2796850 or 704-798-3035 Salis. 2BR, 1BA. Totally renovated. $475-500/mo. W/D connect. Central heat/AC. Sect. 8 OK. All electric. 704-202-5022 Salis. 523 E. Cemetary St. 1BR, 1 BA, No Pets, $330/mo + $330/dep. Sect 8 OK. 704-507-3915. Salis. Nice modern 1BR, energy efficient, off Jake Alexander, lighted parking lot. $395 + dep. 704-640-5750
Houses for Rent 2/1 DUPLEX NICE NEIGHBORHOOD Clean and cozy duplex in Fulton Heights. $450/mo. 1117 Fries 704-797-6130 3 BR, 1 BA, has refrigerator, stove & big yard. No pets. $595/rent + $500/dep. Call Rowan Properties 704-633-0446
China Grove 2BR/1BA, CHA, all electric, refrigerator & stove, W/D connections, back deck, easy access to 29A, close to elementary school and Head Start. $550/mo. + $550 deposit. Section 8 accepted. 704-784-4785
3-4 BR, 1 BA, near Livingstone College. Has refrig. & stove. No pets. Rent $650, dep. $600. Call Rowan Properties 704-633-0446
Rockwell on Main St., 2-3BR/1BA, 1600 SF, central air & gas heat, $675/mo. 704-489-1903 Rowan County. 2BR, 1BA. Kitchen, living room, sunroom, utility room. $600/ mo. + $600 dep. 704-9387218 or 704-785-1239
Salisbury High School area, 2BR/1BA, electric central heat/air, $500/mo + $400 dep. 704-636-3307 Salisbury
They don't build them like this anymore!
E. Lafayette, 2 BR, 1 BA, has refrigerator and stove. Gas heat, no pets. Rent $595, deposit $500. Call Rowan Properties 704-633-0446 East Area, 3 BR, 2 BA. Dining room, all appl., 2 car garage. Lease, ref., dep. req. $975/mo. 704-798-7233 East Salisbury. 2 & 3BR, 1rentals available. Central air & heat. Appliances. Please call 704-638-0108 East. 2BR, 1BA house with pond on six acres outside Granite Quarry. Detached garage $900/ mo. Call Waggoner Realty at 704-633-0462 Fairmont Ave., 3 BR, 1 ½ BA, has refrigerator & stove, large yard. Rent $725, dep. $700. No Call Rowan Pets. Properties, 704-633-0446
Salisbury, 2 BR houses & apts, $525/mo and up. 704-633-4802
Salisbury, near Ellis Park. Old Mocksville Rd. 3BR, 2BA doublewide. Electric heat & air. Well water. Storage building with small shed. Garbage service included. $700/ mo. No Section 8. Call 704-279-5765 Salisbury, North Shaver Street, 2BR/1BA, gas heat, $425 per month. 704-633-0425 Lv msg
Kannapolis 2120 Centergrove Rd., 3 BR, 2 BA, $975 mo.; 125 Kentucky St. 2 BR, 1 BA, $400 mo. KREA 704-933-2231
Salisbury. 3 & 2 Bedroom Houses. $500-$1,000. Also, Duplex Apartments. 704636-6100 or 704-633-8263
Kannapolis, 911 Haley St., 2BR/1BA, $475 per month + dep. References required. 704-933-1110
Never Before Leased!
East Rowan. 3BR, 2BA. Living room (would be great office), great room, glass/ screened porch. Laundry Gas log FP in great room. Central heat & air. Gazebo, storage building! Credit check, lease. $895/month + deposit. No pets. Call 704639-6000 or 704-633-0144
Woodleaf 3BR/1BA, appls incl'd, $625/mo. No pets. Refs & cr ck req'd. No Section 8. 704-490-6048
Office and Commercial Rental $$$$$$ $$$$$$$ Rockwell Offices 3 months free 704-637-1020 450 to 1,000 sq. ft. of Warehouse Space off Jake Alexander Blvd. Call 704-279-8377
Salisbury. 3BR, 2BA, new paint, heat and air, washer and dryer hookup. Minutes from schools, hospitals, & I-85. $525 per month + $400 deposit. 828-390-0835
1410 North Main St., China Grove, NC
OPEN HOUSE SUNDAY 2-4PM 105 Hidden Creek Drive
Hidden Creek is the location of this home with 2 bedrooms and 2 baths with 1600 sqft. Come by Sunday and take a look. $114,900. T51651. DIRECTIONS: Hwy 601 bypass, left into Hidden Creek, Straight at stop sign, second unit on left.
STOP!!!!!!LOOK AT THIS PRICE NOW!!!! JUST REDUCED!!!WE HAVE HAD THIS HOME APPRAISED IN MARCH 2011!!!...Immaculate home.Large private deck and sunroom overlooks inviting pool. Mature cul de sac lot. Tons of storage...Dual HVAC unit new in 2009. Bring your most discerning buyers they will not be disappointed. Literally move in condition. $199,900-R51741-Call Vicki Medlin to see this home. 704-640-2477
Manufactured Home Lot Rentals
Salisbury, Kent Exec. $100 & up, 1st Park, month free, ground floor, incls conf rm, utilities. No dep. 704-202-5879
South Rowan area. Attractive mobile home lots. Water, garbage, sewer furnished. $160/mo. 704636-1312 or 704-798-0497
1 acres of land and this home with 3 Bd-2 Ba.Single carport. 1500 sqft. Updates too. $139,900 Call Cary Grant-704-239-5274. R52292
East Rowan area. 3BR, 2BA. East school district. Private lot. No pet. $500 dep. $125/week. 704-2796574. Leave message Rowan. 2BR. East trash and lawn service included. No pets. $450 month. 704-433-1255 Faith. 2BR, 1BA. Water, trash, lawn maint. incl. No pets. Ref. $425. 704-2794282 or 704-202-3876 Granite Quarry. 2BR, 2BA. 3 person limit. No pets. $450/month + deposit. 704-279-5905 Nr. Carson H.S., 2BR / 1BA, $375 + dep., & Faith, 2BR/1BA, $350 + dep. NO PETS! 704-279-4282
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704-637-5588 WITH 12 MONTH LEASE
2205 Woodleaf Rd., Salisbury, NC 28147 Beside ACE HARDWARE, #229 E Main St Hwy 52, 2,700 sq ft finished store front combined with 2,100 sq ft warehouse. May divide into smaller space. Call 704279-4115 or email email@example.com
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Office and Commercial Rental Granite Quarry-Comm Metal Bldg units perfect for contractor, hobbyist, or storage. 24 hour surveillance, exterior lighting and ample parking. 900-1800 sq feet avail. Call for spring specials. 704-232-3333
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Numerous Commercial and office rentals to suit your needs. Ranging from 500 to 5,000 sq. ft. Call Victor Wallace at Wallace Realty, 704-636-2021
Serving Rowan and surrounding counties since 1979.
Office Complex Salisbury. Perfect location near Court House & County Building. Six individual offices. New central heat/air, heavily insulated for energy efficiency, fully carpeted (to be installed) except stone at entrance, conference room, employee break room, tile bathroom, complete integrated phone system with video capability in each office & nice reception area. Want to lease but will sell. Perfect for dual occupancy. By appt only. 704-636-1850 Salisbury
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1010 Mooresville Rd., Salisbury Office Suite for Lease. Two large rooms, 26' x 13' and 10' x 16'. Also included is a large shared kitchen/break room space with private BR. 1 year lease preferred; $750 monthly rent includes all utilities. Free Wi-Fi. Call 704-636-1811.
Nice China Grove home with 2 bedrooms, bath. Enclosed front porch and back porch. Double carport. Priced at $54,900-Call Cary Grant 704-2395274. R52285
1.87 acres of land. 5,000 sq. ft. metal building with 15 ft. ceilings, three roll up doors and two regular doors, office, and two bathrooms. Service road to I-85. (Exit 81, Spencer). Call 704-2024872 after 5 pm.
East Area. 2BR, water, trash. Limit 2. Dep. req. No pets. Call 704-6367531 or 704-202-4991
2BR ~ 1.5 BA ~ Starting at $555
Refreshing new construction. 1850 sqft-3 Bd, 2 Ba-Large kitchen, living room and dining room. Two Car garage with unfinished bonus room with inside entrance. Western Rowan County. Call Heather Gurley! 704-640-4501. R52305
704-633-8095 Residential & Commercial
4243 S. Main St.
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Landis is the location of this home. 3 Bd, 2 Ba, Nice yard with room for entertainment. Split floor plan. Priced at $81,000. Call Keisha Sherrill 704-433-7187. R52286.
VERY NICE HOUSE, FOURTH BEDROOM/ BONUS, COMMUNITY POOL, GREAT FIREPLACE WITH GAS LOGS 3 Bd-2.5 Ba. $120,000-Call Helen Miles-704-433-4501 or Tom Karriker 704-560-1873. R52296 Exceptionally ncie patio home. Over 1900 sqft, 3 bedroom, 2 baths. Lovely sunroom and covered deck. Maintenance free home. 8 yrs young. Spacious rooms, hardwood flooring, vaulted ceiling and gas fireplace. Call Jayne Land today to see. 704-433-6621. R52323
We have office suites available in the Executive Center. First Month Free with No Deposit! With all utilities from $150 and up. Lots of amenities. Call Tom Bost at B & R Realty 704-202-4676
Warehouse space / manufacturing as low as $1.25/sq. ft./yr. Deposit. Call 704-431-8636
2.01 acres in Concord. Call Lin Litaker! 704647-8741. #962021
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Furnished Key Man Office Suites - $250-350. Jake & 150. Util & internet incl. 704-721-6831
Call 704-637-7721 474 Jake Alexander Blvd., Salisbury, NC
1900 sqft, all brick with fireplace on .86 acres. Scenic country setting; 5 mins form Salisbury to Eastern Rowan County. 3 bedrooms, 3 full baths including Jacuzzi. Large family room, living room, dining room and cherry kitchen cabinets, kitchenette, appliances. Call Sue Maclamroc for more details. 704-202-4464. R52272
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Spencer Shops Lease great retail space for as little as $750/mo for 2,000 sq ft at. 704-431-8636
Spencer, 3BR/2BA, 7 years old, downstairs bonus room, gas logs in livingroom, includes all appliances including washer & dryer. Nice neighborhood, convenient to schools, 2 car garage, $1,000/mo., $950 dep. 704-202-2610
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Office Suite Available. Bradshaw Real Estate 704-633-9011
5,000 sq.ft. warehouse w/loading docks & small office. Call Bradshaw Real Estate 704-633-9011
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2BR, 2BA. Hardwood floors, expansive kitchen, jetted tub, beautiful original mantles & staircase, bedrooms w/great storage, sunroom & deck, walking distance to shops & dining. 704-616-1383
Salisbury. 1BR, 1BA. Private entrance. No smoking. No late loud noises. Call 704-4312261 or 704-925-9103
Kannapolis. 2BR, 1BA. Central heat & air. On Lane St. $550/mo. China Grove. 2BR, 2BA mobile home. Central heat & air. $500/mo. 704-855-2600
Salisbury/Spencer area 2-4 BR houses. Cent. heat & AC. $550- $750/ month. Jim 704-202-9697
Office and Commercial Rental
HIGH TRAFFIC AREA IN ROCKWELL!
Houses: 3BRs, 1BA. Apartments: 2 & 3 BR's, 1BA Deposit required. Faith Realty 704-630-9650
3 BR, 2 BA on Maple. Nice house with refrig., stove & big yard. No pets allowed. Rent $750, dep Call Rowan $700. Properties 704-633-0446 3 BR, 2 BA, close to Salisbury Mall. Gas heat, nice. Rent $695, deposit Call Rowan $600. Properties 704-633-0446
Rockwell - 3 BR, 1½ BA. Very nice. Rent $700, dep. $700. Call Rowan Properties 704-633-0446
Salisbury apt. houses for rent 2-3BRs. Application, deposit, & proof of employment req'd. Section 8 welcome. 704-762-1139
HOUSE FOR RENT 3 bedrooms and 2 baths with extra bonus room carport. Carson and School District. No Pets $900 month + deposit. 704-630-0859
AAA+ Apartments $425-$950/mo. Chambers Realty 704-637-1020 Airport Rd., 1BR with stove, refrig., garbage pickup & water incl. Month-month lease. No pets. $400/mo+$300 deposit. Furnished $425/mo. 704-279-3808
RENT TO OWN SPECIAL 2BR, 1BA. $1999 down + $575/mo. & you can own your own home! 1205 Kenly St. Salisbury. 704-880-3919
Salisbury One bedroom upstairs, furnished, deposit & references required. 704-932-5631
1 & 2BR. Nice, well maintained, responsible landlord. $425-$445. Salisbury, in town. 704-642-1955
1, 2, & 3 BR Huge Apts! Very nice. $375 & up. One free month's rent! 10% Sr. Citizen's discount. 704-890-4587
American Dr., 3 BR, 2 BA. Has refrigerator, stove & dishwasher. All electric, no pets. $695 rent, $600 dep. Call Rowan Properties 704633-0446
Salisbury Nr. VA 2BR, 1BA,, central HVAC, $550/mo, appl req'd. Broker. 704-239-4883
Rowan Hospital area. 2BR, 1BA. Heat, air, water, appl. incl. $675. 704-633-3997
Oak Island, NC. Mobile home and lot for sale by owner. $120K OBO. 252 NE 68th St., 980-6227713 or 704-933-1110
Houses for Rent
China Grove. Very nice. 2BR, 1BA. No pets. Deposit required. Please call 704-279-8428
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Foreclosures. Rent to Own. $500 to start. 704-762-9289
True Modular Display Home For Sale. 120 MPH Wind Zone. No Steel Frames. All 16" O.C. All DH Drywall Interior. Thermal Windows. 9 ft. ceilings. Deluxe cabinets, molding & much more. 3 BR, 2 BA with Saddle Roof Porch. NC Delivery Only. $139,000 value for $109,000. 704-463-1516
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Rockwell. 2BR, 1BA. Appl., water, sewer, trash service incl. $500/mo. + dep. Pets OK. 704-279-7463
Salisbury. For Sale or Rent 2BR, 1BA. $339/ month. Please call 704640-3222 for more info. West & South Rowan. 2 & 3 BR. No pets. Perfect for 3. Water included. Please call 704-857-6951
Rooms for Rent MILLER HOTEL Rooms for Rent Weekly $110 & up 704-855-2100
$10 to start. Earn 40%. Call 704-607-4530 or 704-754-2731
Customer Service / Cashier Automotive Shop/Tire Store has opening for exper'd cashier with sales background. Excellent pay & benefits for right person. Apply in person at: Jerry's Shell Service/Tire Mart, 600 Jake Alexander Blvd., Salisbury
Want to make more of this? Check out the Classifieds in today’s Salisbury Post for a lead on a new career!
Salis./China Grove area, whole house use included. $105/wk + dep. Utilities pd. Call Alan 704-640-7277
Floral Designer, well experienced. Part-time. Please call 704-6368033 or 704-636-4663
F/T CMA, CNA II or LPN For busy pediatric office. Great benefits. Fax resume to 704-216-2011 Healthcare
LPN/RN Baylor position available 7am7pm. Apply in person, Brightmoor Nursing Ctr., 610 W. Fisher St.
Local plumbing company needs experienced service plumber. Excellent pay and benefits. Driver's license required. Plumbing license helpful. Call 704-933-8010, ask for Brad.
Attention Students! SUMMER WORK Excellent Pay Flexible FT/PT Customer sales/svc No exp needed-will train All ages 17+ Scholarships avail. Conditions apply Call ASAP
Seeking loveable, energetic & dedicated teachers: 1 yr. exp. & credentials (Min. EDU). Benefits/Salary based on each individual. 704-636-8118
Waitstaff Immed positions, exper'd. Apply in person 2-5pm., 1621 W. Innes St. NO PHONE CALLS.
only with CNA (past or present) reliable transportation, working phone, & be reliable. Need TB skin test before hired. Apply in person at 592 Hilltop Dr., Linwood, NC. No Phone Calls Please
Automotive Technician needed. ASE certified. Minimum 3 years exp. Must have own tools. $2,000 sign-on bonus. Send resume to: 3341 Keady Mill Loop, Kannapolis, NC 28081
Position available for MDS Coordinator (LPN or RN), 8:30am-5pm, M-F, must be experienced in 3.0. Apply in person, Brightmoor Nursing Ctr., 610 W. Fisher St.
Installer & Service Technician needed for heating & air company. DL & exp req'd. 704-786-4422
Office desk, metal, fivein good drawer, condition. $50. Call Cheryl 704-640-1398.
Call today! 704-797-4220
Office desk, wood, sixdrawer, in good condition. $60. Call Cheryl 704-640-1398.
Antiques & Collectibles
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Stereo console, 1960's Zenith, with turntable and 8 track. $150. Please call 704-209-6143
CUSTOMER SERVICE CASHIERS
Openings in: Mocksville, Salisbury Kannapolis & Mooresville Locations
3-5 years experience required, $10$12/hr depending on experience. Must be able to cook breakfast and prep for lunch. Applications at C's BBQ, 11701 Statesville Boulevard, Cleveland
*Excellent Starting Pay *Insurance Benefits *Paid Vacation
Wizard of Oz collectible plates, set of 8. numbered. Individually $200. 704-278-2294. Leave message
Requirements: Valid driver's license A Nationwide Criminal Record Background check
Building Equip. & Supplies
To apply, fax resume to: 704-636-7772 or call: 704-633-3211 or 704-633-8233 ext. 20 to schedule an interview
Small Credenza, with $10. Call shelves. Kevin 704-798-9259.
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Carolina Farm Credit Libby 704-637-2380, Travis Allen 704-637-2380 or Janie Furr 704-786-0193
Bookcase, 6-foot, fourshelf, adjustable, in good $20.00 Call condition. Cheryl 704-640-1398.
Positions open for professionals with a history of top sales performance. Send Resumes to: firstname.lastname@example.org. $70K-$100K
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Business Equipment & Supplies
Lateral File Cabinet, fourdrawer, metal construction. $25.00 Call Cheryl 704640-1398.
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Room w/full bath, incl. cable. Deck, swimming pool & tennis court privileges. Access to kitchen, LR, DR. $300/mo. 1St & last mo. req. 704-633-7652
S. Rowan area, 2BR/1½ BA. Newly renovated throughout! Appls & W/D. Some furniture. No pets. Priv lot. 2 person limit. $450/mo + $450 dep. 704-213-2272
Cell Phones & Service LG Vortex by Verizon $120. Still looks new! Call 704-633-7604
Computers & Software Xerox solid ink color printer, Phaser 8550 $499 Cost per page B/W $0.016, color $0.03 Nice for church or small business. 704-633-0029
No acreage requirements. Financing available for lots to large tracts and even homes inside the city limits. Call Libby, Travis or Janie for more information.
The Salisbury Post Mortgage Program is designed to give potential home buyers up-to-date mortgage lender information. You can promote your business on this grid program for as low as $37.00* per week! The grid will list your company name, phone number, and available mortgage program options. The Mortgage Lenders Chart runs in the Real Estate Saturday section. Additionally, an ad adjacency (9 columns x 1.75”) will be rotated with participating advertisers. With mortgage rates at an all-time low, and the reach of the Salisbury Post, the Mortgage Lender Chart is sure to get results! Call us today to have your business listed! 704-797-4241 *with a one-year contract. Other rates available. Call for details.
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Growing Pains Family Consignments Call (704)638-0870 115 W. Innes Street
BOAT FOR SALE
Electronics Televisions. 2 32” and a 13” with tape player. All good. $50 each. Zenith TV, $75. Call 704-6384110 before 9.
Farm Equipment & Supplies Farm Equipment, new & used. McDaniel Auction Co. 704-278-0726 or 704798-9259. NCAL 48, NCFL 8620. Your authorized farm equipment dealer.
Flowers & Plants
1972 19" Fiberform Monterrey. Runs good. Good ski/fishing boat. Includes E-Loader trailer. $2500 OBO. Photos on request. 704-223-0416 FISHING BOAT 18' Monark aluminum trihull. 90HP Mercury motor, 6HP trolling motor, fish finder. Lots of extras. $4000. Ed 607-657-6136 Cleveland,NC
Lawn and Garden
Makes a beautiful property line boundary or privacy screen. One gallon three ft., $10. Seven gallon six ft. & full, $40. 14 ft. B&B, $200. All of the above includes mulch, special fertilizer, delivery and installation! 704-274-0569 Pond Plants, Mt. UllaParrot Anacharis, Feather, Lizard's tail, Yellow Flag (no water lillies) $5 per 5 gallon 10 buckets bucket, available (bring own bucket) 704-798-2953
Air Conditioners, Washers, Dryers, Ranges, Frig. $65 & up. Used TV & Appliance Center Service after the sale. 704-279-6500 Bedroom suite, new 5 piece. All for $297.97. Hometown Furniture, 322 S. Main St. 704-633-7777 Chair, wingback, tan. $55. Beautiful mahogany oval table, $65. Please call 704-637-5189 Conference Table, with two leaves, pattern design. Could be used as large dining room table. $75. Call Kevin 704-798-9259
Refrigerator, Whirlpool, black, side-by-side. $225 obo. Call Tony 704-3050355
TV stand 21”H x 20”D x 33”W. Swivels. Glass door, 2 shelves, side door. Holds any weight TV. $85. 704-857-7186 Washer/dryer set $350; 30” electric range $175; refrigerator $225. Excellent shape. 704-798-1926
Child's Pool/Ping-Pong Table $65 Call (704) 633-7604 SPORTCRAFT Turbo Air Hockey game. Tl5000 black & red, digital scores. New $285. Call 704-213-9811
Hunting stand, covered. 2-seater, 16'. (Cover never used). New $425. Sell for $250. Please call 704-857-0093 HYPNOSIS will work for you!
Stop Smoking~Lose Weight It's Easy & Very Effective. Decide Today 704-933-1982
Miter Saw. 10" sliding, compound saw. Chicago Electric brand. New in box. $110. Call 704-2782294 leave message.
Wheelchair. Invacare 9000SL Custom with heavily cushioned seat. 250 lb. capacity. Very good condition. $50. 704638-6470.
Misc For Sale 8 track tapes (277 total); carrying cases; holders and 2 boxes of cassette tapes. Large variety. All for $75 obo. 704-738-4079 ANDERSON'S SEW & SO, Husqvarna, Viking Sewing Machines. Patterns, Notions, Fabrics. 10104 Old Beatty Ford Rd., Rockwell. 704-279-3647
2x4x14 $3 2x6x14 $5.50 2x4x16 $4.75 2x6x8 studs $3.25 2x4x93” $1.75 2x10x14 $5 D/W rafters $5 Floor trusses $5 each 704-202-0326 METAL: Angle, Channel, Pipe, Sheet & Plate Shear Fabrication & Welding FAB DESIGNS 2231 Old Wilkesboro Rd Open Mon-Fri 7-3:30 704-636-2349 Newsbags, good. Used once. 4 – 10ins. Wide, 50 ct. pks. 35¢ eas. For sm/assted rts. 704-754-8837 Pocket rocket 49cc motorcycle cateye. Needs clutch. Runs great! $125. 704-638-4110 Pond pump, Little Giant 1900 GPH. New. 1/8 hp. $225 value. Asking $125. Call 704-857-0093 Rally – 5hp/17” rear tine tiller. Great condition. $325 firm. Please call 704-857-0093
BINGHAM-SMITH LUMBER CO. Save money on lumber. Treated and Untreated. Round Fence Post in all sizes. Save extra when buying full units. Call Patrick at 980-234-8093. Dodge Dakota, 19972004, tailgate protector chrome. $40. Please call 336-940-3134
STEEL, Channel, Angle, Flat Bars, Pipe Orders Cut to Length. Mobile Home Truss- $6 ea.; Vinyl floor covering- $4.89 yd.; Carpet- $5.75 yd.; Masonite Siding 4x8- $14; 12”x16' lap siding at $6.95 ea. School Desks - $7.50 ea. RECYCLING, Top prices paid for Aluminum cans, Copper, Brass, Radiators, Aluminum. Davis Enterprises Inc. 7585 Sherrills Ford Rd. Salisbury, NC 28147 704-636-9821 TV cable, CATV 18 AWG commercial TV cable wire. 500 ft roll. $75.00. 704-278-2294. Leave message
CASH FOR YOUR CAR!
Cadillac Sedan DeVille, 2004. Leather, fully extra clean, loaded, 69,000 miles. $7,995. 704-720-0520 **SPECIAL FINANCING**
We want your vehicle! 1999 to 2011 under 150,000 miles. Please call 704-216-2663.
J.Y. Monk Real Estate School-Get licensed fast, Charlotte/Concord courses. $399 tuition fee. Free Brochure. 800-849-0932
Chevrolet Cobalt LS, 2008. 100% Guaranteed Credit Over 150+ Approval. Vehicles in Stock! 428 W. Jake Alexander Blvd. www.autohouseofsalisbury.com
Free dog. 2 year old German Shepard mix. Long hair. Likes to be outside. Would love fenced area. Free to good home. Call 704-232-3397 or 704232- 3396. KITTENS, free. Healthy, loving and friendly. 2 black on black stripped, 3 gray on black stripped left. Call 704-267-7052. Leave Message.
Cats Honda 2004 Accord EX, Graphite, V-6, excellent condition, all svc records, navigation, heated front seats, sunroof, XM ready, detailed every six mos. 704-639-6410 704-209-1137
How to know you'll go! 4 min. recorded message. Call now. 704-983-8841
HONDA, 2004, ACCORD EX. $500-800 down, will help finance. Credit, No Problem! Private party sale. Call 704-838-1538
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Honda 2005 Accord, fully loaded, $300 down, will help finance. Call 704-872-5255
Found Female Pit Mix at Hwy 150 and Jones Rd. By Lazy 5 Ranch. Please call Dawn to claim 704-663-5100.
Ford Crown Victoria LX, 2001. Toreador Red clearcoat metallic exterior with medium parchment interior. Stock# F11241A. $6,987. 1-800-542-9758 www.cloningerford.com
Honda Accord 2.4 EX, 2003. Satin silver metallic exterior with gray interior. $11,759. Stock # F11209B. 1-800-542-9758 www.cloningerford.com
Lost Dog, last seen on Stokes Ferry Rd. Brown Chihuahua mix, about 13lbs. w/blue collar. 704645-1181, 704-754-3078 or call Salisbury Animal Hospital. Lost Dog, Mini Pin, brindle male. Lost on Stirewalt & Barnhart Rd. area. Please Call 704-210-9172 Lost dogs. Female Beagles. Black & white,. West Park Dr. & 152 area of Rockwell. Call 704-431-9359
Ford Mustang V6, 2001. Oxford white clearcoat exterior with medium interior. parchment $8,659. Stock #P7690A 1-800-542-9758 www.cloningerford.com
Want to Buy Merchandise
Fish aquarium, 40 gallon. Complete. $125. Gun cabinet, very rough. $40. 704-857-1867
All Coin Collections Silver, gold & copper. Will buy foreign & scrap gold. 704-636-8123
Free kittens to good home. 7 weeks old, litter trained. Cute! 2 males, 2 females. Call Jeanne at 704-239-6244 Free kittens. 4 male kittens. 2 orange stripe with white face accents. 2 orange & white. Unafraid of dogs. Some litter box trained. 336-753-0974
Beagle Puppies for Sale. $60. Call 704-202-6175 Please leave message
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Free dog. German Shepherd. 18 months old. Female. UTD on shots. Call 704-245-3300 Free dog. Jack Russell. Female. 3 years old. To one dog family only. Call 704-636-8181 Free puppies. German Shepard mix. Mother is very sweet and great with kids. Puppies are black with brown markings. Call Jackie 704-633-5107
Infinity G5, 2003. Black Obsidian/Black Leather, 3.5L V6, auto trans, BOSE AM/FM/CD, SUNROOF, all power, alloy rims. LUXURY FOR HALF THE PRICE!!!! 704-603-4255
Free kittens. Adorable, playful kittens free to loving home. 7 weeks old, male & female, black and white. *82-(704)8575210. After 3:45 pm please. Older cats free also. Must find homes.
Jaguar S-Type, 2005. Black w/black leather interior, 6 sp. auto trans, 4.2L V8 engine, AM/FM/CD Changer, Premium Sound. Call Steve today! 704-6034255
Mercury Grand Marquis GS, 2005. Like new, fully loaded. Only 68,000 miles. $9,995. 704-720-0520 **SPECIAL FINANCING**
Take Us Home! Puppies, Pit Bull. Born 3/24, 1st shots & wormed up to date. Call 704-6402948 or 704-738-7775 TOY POODLES
CKC Apricot Toy Poodle males, 8 weeks old, $250 cash. Call 704-798-0450 Puppies, Alaskan Malamutes. Beautiful! Ready now! 1st shots & worming. Mom weighs 110 lbs. Dad weights 125 lbs. Both on site. 3 females $375 ea. 704-492-8448
Giving away kittens or puppies?
Puppies, free. Mother small to med. To good home only call Paul 704232-9535
Chihuahua Pups. CKC. 4 females and 2 males, $250 and up. Various colors. Tcup and toy size, long and short hair. Ready to go. 704-603-8257.
Kittens, Free, 6 weeks old, 1 calico, 2 black & white, 2 orange. Kittens in Albemarle, are possibly can meet you to get them. Call Lisa 704433-3362
Kittens, free. litter box trained. Both male and female available. Please contact 704-212-2213 for more information.
Yorkies, 2 males. 1st shots & 1st worming. Tails docked and dew claws removed. $275 each. Won't last long. Parents on site. 704 636 9867
Kittens, free (5) pretty, part Persian, 3 tigers, 1 tabby, 1 gray and white faced litter trained, eating dry food, 7 weeks old. Call 704 603 4123
KITTENS, free, male and female, part siamese. Beautiful, ice blue eyes! Call 704-645-8613- leave a message if not at home
1463 Concord Parkway N. Concord, NC
Puppies, Beagles. Good blood line, first shot, wormed. $60. Please call 704-639-6299
Great Family Dog!
Kittens, 4 fluffy gray kittens, 7 weeks old, very playful, to good home only. Call 704-305-0489
Dodge/Jeep, 2000 360/5.9. motor 98,000 miles. $500. Call 336940-3134 for more info.
Cat, free, 10 year old neutered male. Fully vetted. Includes cat crate. Call 704-640-5562.
Kittens (3) free. All bobtail. Please Call 704-210-9172
Ford Mustang, 2004. Red exterior with gray leather interior. $12,259. Stock # T11400AY. 1800-542-9758 www.cloningerford.com
(former Sagebrush location)
Lost & Found
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Ford Taurus SEL Sedan, 2008. Oxford white clearcoat exterior with tan cloth interior. P7689. $14,787 1-800-542-9758 www.cloningerford.com
ELLIS AUTO AUCTION 10 miles N. of Salisbury, Hwy 601, Sale Every Wednesday night 5:30 pm.
Cadillac Sedan Deville, 1999. White with leather. AC. Good tires. 81,000 miles. Garage kept. $6,200 obo. Call 704-633-2513 or 980-234-3373
Over 150 Vehicles in Stock!
2004 Mercedes Benz E500, V8, Fully loaded, navigation. Must See! Call Steve today! 704-603-4255
Dodge Challenger SE, 2010. Inferno red crystal pearlcoat exterior with dark slate gray interior. F11205A. $23,287. Call 1-800-542-9758 www.cloningerford.com
Found keyring. 12 keys. Found intersection of White & Lyerly Rd. Call 704-638-5937 to identify
Honda Accord, 2004. Automatic, leather. V-6. Sunroof. Extra clean! Call Steve at 704-603-4255
Weekly Special Only $18,995
Tickets. 4 Charlotte Motor Speedway Pole Night tickets. $8 each or 4 for $30. 704-857-8169
Low Miles! Clean!
Watches – and scrap gold jewelry. 704-636-9277 or cell 704-239-9298
Clarinet and case, Bundy, made in USA. Excellent condition. $175. 704-855-8353
1463 Concord Parkway N. Concord, NC
Polesaw Remington extends to 10'. Electric. $225 value. Sell for $125. Call 704-857-0093 Shoes. New steel toe shoes, size 9. $50. Please call 704-857-8169 for more information.
Bingham Smith Lumber Co. !!!NOW AVAILABLE!!! Metal Roofing Many colors. Custom lengths, trim, accessories, & trusses. Call 980-234-8093 Patrick Smith
Timber wanted - Pine or hardwood. 5 acres or more select or clear cut. Shaver Wood Products, Inc. Call 704-278-9291.
Dalmation mix puppy, free. House broken, loves kids, gets along well with other animals. Call 704-232-5149
Riding Mower, used Ariens, 8 HP. Has a busted engine block. Plus a used replacement engine. $200. 704-637-7524.
Machine & Tools
Want to Buy Merchandise
Homeschool switchedonschoolhouse 5th grade curriculum DVD. $100. 704-638-4110
Lumber All New!
Dodge Dakota/Durango OEM receiver hitch. Fits 97/11. $100. Call 336940-3134 for more info.
Games and Toys
GAS GRILL. Like new w/ side burner. Electronic start. $85. Kannapolis. Call 704-433-1840
Mower. Ariens 40 inch. riding mower. Runs well cuts good. 15hp. Kohler. $500. OBO. 704-2243752
Stove. G.E. drop in cook stove practically new. $200. Please call 704637-7524 for more info. Table & chairs, wrought iron. 2 end tables. Glass top. $500 for all. Please call 704-633-2513
For Sale: ALSATIANAMERICAN FAMILY HAUSER, published 1977, history of the Hauser family, now out of print. $25. Call 336 924-5150
seat, antique. Love Walnut trim, brass claw ft. Original ticking. $250. Ladies' 3 wheel bike. TriFecta, new basket & light. $175.704-637-2956
DINING ROOM SET table 78x38 with 18in extension, 2 piece hutch with light and glass shelves and 6 chairs (2 arm chairs) Hunter green and Cherry wood $675 for all 704-798-0660 Refrigerator, side-byside, dishwasher, smooth surface cooktop, wall oven. All whirlpool, white. Excellent condition, $500 obo. 704-633-8344
Misc For Sale
Holshouser Cycle Shop Lawn mower repairs and trimmer sharpening. Pick up & delivery. (704)637-2856
Furniture & Appliances
SATURDAY, MAY 21, 2011 • 5D
MINI DONKEY FOR SALE Mini donkey, male, gray, 6 months old, intact. Parents on site. Call after 4:00 pm 704-279-4080
Other Pets HHHHHHHHH Check Out Our May Special! Spay/Neuter 20% discount. Rowan Animal Clinic. Please call 704636-3408 for appt.
English Bulldog pups AKC, 2 females and 2 males, born April 2. $1500 each. Fawn and white, champion bloodlines. Puppies Come with first shots, dewormed, bag of pupppy food and a signed puppy agreement. 704-603-8257
Pet & Livestock Supplies Puppies and kittens available. Follow us on FaceBook Animal Care Center of Salisbury. Call 704-637-0227
SATURDAY, MAY 21, 2011
Happy Birthday to our daughter Michelle. Hope you have a great day. Love, Mom and Dad
Y PACK AG ES BIRTHDAY PART and Bases Loaded at KIDSPORTS n of all ages! include FUN for childreils! Call for deta
Hours of daily personal attention and doggie fun at our safe 20 acre facility. Professional homestyle boarding, training, and play days with a certified handler/trainer who loves dogs as much as you do.
704 202-5610 • Birthdays • Community Days
WHATEVER THE OCCASION… GIVE YOUR KIDS SOME JOY!
2324 S. Main St. / Hwy. 29 South in Salisbury
FUN Parties, Church Events, Etc.
DEADLINES: If the birthday falls Tues-Fri the deadline is the day before at 10am. If on Sat-Mon dealine is at Thursday 1pm
(under Website Forms, bottom right column)
Ask about 75 Special includes 50 Cones!
We want to be your flower shop!
Salisbury Flower Shop
Fax: 704-630-0157 In Person: 131 W. Innes Street Online: www.SalisburyPost.com
We Deliver FOR FREE BIRTHDAY GREETINGS Please Fax, hand deliver or fill out form online 18 WORDS MAX. Number of free greetings per person may be limited, combined or excluded, contingent on space available. Please limit your birthday greetings to 4 per Birthday.
1628 West Innes St. Salisbury, NC • 704-633-5310
SOFT SERVE ICE CREAM TRUCK We cater: Graduations, Birthdays, Corporate, Church or any event
& BASES LOADED
KIDS OF JOY
Happy Birthday Mom. Love you! from your wonderful daughter - Zoie!!
Happy Birthday Roxanne from Lisa, Nick, and all the fur/no fur babies
JUST ADDED FOR 2011...NEW WATERSLIDE!
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6D • SATURDAY, MAY 21, 2011 Autos
Motorcycles & ATVs
CLASSIFIED Motorcycles & ATVs
Trucks, SUVs & Vans
Trucks, SUVs & Vans
BMW X5, 2001. Alpine White / Tan leather interior 3.0 v6 tiptronic trans. AWD, AM/FM/CD. Sunroof. Alloy rims, all pwr options. WHAT MORE COULD YOU ASK FOR!!!! Call Steve at 704-603-4255
Ford Econoline F350, 2003. Oxford White/Gray Cloth interior. 6.8 Liter 10 Cylinder Engine. AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION W/OD. All power options, AM/FM/ tape. Running boards, cold AC, alloy rims, good tires. Nonsmoker. READY FOR DELIVERY!!! 704-603-4255
Trucks, SUVs & Vans
Trucks, SUVs & Vans
Trucks, SUVs & Vans
Saturn VUE V6 SUV, 2007. Storm gray clearcoat exterior with gray interior. Stock #F10528D1. $14,787 1-800-542-9758 www.cloningerford.com
Toyota 4Runner Limited, 2004. Titanium metallic exterior with stone interior. $18,659. Stock #P7687. Call 1-800-542-9758. www.cloningerford.com
Trucks, SUVs & Vans
Over 150 Vehicles in Stock!
Mercedes S320, 1999 Black on Grey leather interior, 3.2, V6, auto trans, LOADED, all power ops, low miles, SUNROOF, chrome rims good tires, extra clean MUST SEE! 704-6034255
Mercury Grand Marquis LS Sedan, 2004. Dare Toreador red clearcoat exterior with light flint interior. F11106A. $9,787. 1-800-542-9758 www.cloningerford.com
Saturn SL, 2002, Cranberry with Gray Cloth interior 1.9L AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION W/OD all power, AM/FM/CD, alloy rims, nonsmoker, GAS SAVERRRR!! 704-603-4255
428 W. Jake Alexander Blvd. (former Sagebrush location)
Toyota Corolla S, 2007. Black sand pearl exterior with dark charcoal interior. $13,359. Stock # T11319A. 1-800-542-9758 www.cloningerford.com
Boats & Watercraft
Chevrolet Corvette, 1995. Red with black leather interior. Automatic. Garage kept. 59,200 miles. $11,500. Call 704-279-6124
*Brand New* 2010 Yamaha Wave Runner with custom Zieman S-1 Trailer. This one-of-akind wave runner is replica to the one on the Hit HBO TV Series "East Bound and Down." It is has never been started or seen water. $8,500. Call 704-907-0945
Toyota Camry LE, 2005, Super White/Gray Cloth 2.4L, 4-cyl, auto trans AM/FM/CD, all power ops NONSMOKER, alloy rims, good tires, EXTRA CLEAN! 704-603-4255
Service & Parts
Authorized EZGO Dealer. 6 volt & 8 volt batteries. US 52, 5 miles south of Salisbury. Beside East Rowan HS & Old Stone Winery. Look for EZGO sign. 704-245-3660
Transportation Dealerships CLONINGER FORD, INC. “Try us before you buy.” 511 Jake Alexander Blvd. 704-633-9321 CHEVROLET, TEAM CADILLAC, BUICK, GMC. www.teamautogroup.com 704-216-8000
Tim Marburger Honda 1309 N First St. (Hwy 52) Albemarle NC 704-983-4107 Troutman Motor Co. Highway 29 South, Concord, NC 704-782-3105
Over 150 Vehicles in Stock!
(former Sagebrush location)
Buick Ranier CXL SUV, 2007. Cashmere metallic exterior with cashmere interior. T11239A. $12,687. 1-800-542-9758 www.cloningerford.com
Ford Expedition XLT SUV, 2003. Black clearcoat exterior with flint gray interior. T11334A. $12,387. Call 1-800-542-9758. www.cloningerford.com
Chevrolet Colorado, 2007. 100% Guaranteed Credit Over 150+ Approval. Vehicles in Stock! 428 W. Jake Alexander Blvd. www.autohouseofsalisbury.com
Ford Explorer Eddie Bauer Ed., 2003 True Blue Metallic/ Med Parchment leather int., 4.0L (245), SOHC SEFI V6 AUTO, loaded, all pwr, AM/FM/CD changer, steering wheel controls, alloy rims, heated seats, rides & drives great! 704-603-4255
Chevy HHR, 2007, Sunburst Orange II Metallic/ 2.4L 4Tan Leather CYLINDER auto trans, all power, AM/FM/CD, mp3, duel heated seats, SUNROOF, chrome pkg, polish aluminum rims, nonsmoker, LIKE NEW! Call Steve 704-603-4255
Ford Explorer, Eddie Bauer, 2007. Oxford white exterior with camel interior. $21,559. Stock #F11281A. Call Now 1-800-542-9758. www.cloningerford.com
Boats & Watercraft
Volkswagen Beetle GLS, 2000. 100% Guaranteed Credit Approval. Over 150+ Vehicles in Stock! 428 W. Jake Alexander Blvd. www.autohouseofsalisbury.com
Dodge Durango SLT, 2001. 4x4, leather, 3rd row seat, heated seats. Call Steve 704-603-4255
Trucks, SUVs & Vans
GMC DENALI XL, 2005. White/Tan Leather, 6.0 V8, auto trans, fully loaded AM/FM/CD, NAVIGATION, all power, DVD, TV, chrome rims, 3rd seat READY FOR TEST DRIVE! 704-603-4255
Fishing Boat & Trailer 1463 Concord Parkway N. Concord, NC
FIND IT SELL IT RENT IT in the Classifieds Collector Cars
Dodge Grand Caravan SXT, 2005. Fully loaded, electric doors, stowaway seats, nice. $8,995. Call 704-720-0520 **SPECIAL FINANCING**
1463 Concord Parkway N. Concord, NC
Dodge Ram 1500 SLT, 2004. 4x4, HEMI engine, 20" wheels, loaded up, super nice. $11,995. 704720-0520 **SPECIAL FINANCING**
1463 Concord Parkway N. Concord, NC
428 W. Jake Alexander Blvd. (former Sagebrush location)
Motorcycles & ATVs
Dodge Grand Caravan Sport, 2002. 100% Guaranteed Credit Approval. Over 150+ Vehicles in Stock! 428 W. Jake Alexander Blvd. www.autohouseofsalisbury.com
No. 61378 NOTICE TO CREDITORS Having qualified as Administrator for the Estate of Mattie T. Thompson. This is to notify all persons, firms and corporations having claims against the said decedent to exhibit them to the undersigned on or before the 27th day of July, 2011, or this notice will be pleaded in bar of their recovery. All persons, firms and corporations indebted to said estate are notified to make immediate payment. This the 20th day of April, 2011. Melvin K. Thompson as Administrator for the estate of Mattie T. Thompson, deceased, File#11e422, PO Box 78, Granite Quarry, NC 28072 Atty at Law: Bradley J. Nance, 214 E. Innes Street, Salisbury, NC 28144
Honda Pilot EXL, 2005, Redrock Pearl w/Saddle int., VTEC, V6, 5-sp. auto., fully loaded, all pwr opts, AM/FM/CD changer, steering wheel controls, pwr leather seats, alloy rims, 3RD seat, sunroof, nonsmoker, LOADED! 704-603-4255
NOTICE TO CREDITORS Having qualified as Administrator for the Estate of Andrew Thompson, Jr. This is to notify all persons, firms and corporations having claims against the said decedent to exhibit them to the undersigned on or before the 27th day of July, 2011, or this notice will be pleaded in bar of their recovery. All persons, firms and corporations indebted to said estate are notified to make immediate payment. This the 20th day of April, 2011. Melvin K. Thompson as Administrator for the estate of Andrew Thompson, Jr., deceased, File#10e784, PO Box 78, Granite Quarry, NC 28072 Atty at Law: Bradley J. Nance, 214 E. Innes Street, Salisbury, NC 28144 No. 61380 NOTICE TO CREDITORS Having qualified as Executor of the Estate of Carolyn Royal Motley, 255 Archer Road, Salisbury, NC, this is to notify all persons, firms and corporations having claims against the said decedent to exhibit them to the undersigned on or before the 10th day of August, 2011, or this Notice will be pleaded in bar of their recovery. All persons, firms and corporations indebted to said estate are notified to make immediate payment. This the 3rd day of May, 2011. Carolyn Royal Motley, deceased, Rowan County File #2011E454, Todd Eugene Motley, 201 Grayson Drive, Salisbury, NC 28147 Attorney: Donald D. Sayers, 225 N. Main Street, Ste. 200, Salisbury, NC 28144
Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo, 2006. Stone white clearcoat exterior with medium slate gray interior. $14,559. Stock # F10563B 1-800-542-9758 www.cloningerford.com
NOTICE TO CREDITORS Having qualified as Co-Administrators for the Estate of Julian Cousar Parnell, Jr., 255 Cherokee Lane, Salisbury, NC 28147. This is to notify all persons, firms and corporations having claims against the said decedent to exhibit them to the undersigned on or before the 10th day of August, 2011, or this notice will be pleaded in bar of their recovery. All persons, firms and corporations indebted to said estate are notified to make immediate payment. This the 3rd day of May, 2011. Julian Cousar Parnell, Jr., deceased, Rowan County File #2011E430, Jackie Molenda, 169 Cameron Drive, Salisbury, NC 28147, Joan Correll, 135 Green Gable Lane, Salisbury, NC 28147 Attorney: J. Andrew Porter, 120 N. Jackson Street, Salisbury, NC 28144 No. 61351
Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited SUV, 2005. Black clearcoat exterior with medium slate gray interior. T11271A. $15,787. 1-800-542-9758. www.cloningerford.com
NOTICE TO CREDITORS Having qualified as Executor for the Estate of Richard G. Farrar, 165 Forest Meadow Lane, Salisbury, NC 28144, this is to notify all persons, firms and corporations having claims against the said decedent to exhibit them to the undersigned on or before the 5th day of August, 2011, or this Notice will be pleaded in bar of their recovery. All persons, firms and corporations indebted to said estate are notified to make immediate payment. This the 27th day of April, 2011. Carol S. Deime, Executor for the estate of Richard G. Farrar, deceased, file 11E369, 2031 Ormond Avenue, Columbus, Ohio 43224 Attorney at Law/Resident Process Agent, J. Andrew Porter, 120 N. Jackson St., Salisbury, NC 28144 No. 61381 NOTICE TO CREDITORS Having qualified as Administrator for the estate of Pedro Enrico Sagastizado, 616 E. Ketchie Street, China Grove, NC 28023. This is to notify all persons, firms and corporations having claims against the said decedent to exhibit them to the undersigned on or before 8/5/2011. This notice will be pleaded in bar of their recovery. All persons, firms and corporations indebted to said estate are notified to make immediate payment. Today Dates 05/5/2011. Dinora Guatemala as Administrator for the estate of Pedro Enrico Sagastizado, deceased, File #11e402, 128 American Boulevard, Brentwood, NY 11717. Attny At Law: Elizabeth J. Caviness, Caviness Law Firm, PLLC, 225 E. Kingston Avenue, Charlotte, NC 28203
Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Sahara SUV, 2007. Steel blue metallic exterior with dark slate gray interior. Stock #F11055A. $19,887. 1-800-542-9758 www.cloningerford.com
Rowan Salisbury Schools IDEA - Part B (611) Grant Public Notice The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA-Part, Public Law 108.446) Project is presently being amended. The Project describes the special education programs that Rowan-Salisbury Schools proposes for Federal funding for the 2011-2012 School Year. Interested persons are encouraged to review amendments to the Project and make comments concerning the implementation of special education under this Federal Program. All comments will be considered prior to submission of the amended Project to the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction in Raleigh, North Carolina. The IDEA-Part B Project is open to the public for review and comments during June 1 & 2, 2011 in the Office of Dr. Crystal Vail, Director of the Exceptional Children's Program located at 417 N. Main Street, Salisbury, North Carolina, 28144
Dodge Ram 1500 SLT / Laramie Crew Cab, 2004. Bright white clearcoat exterior with dark slate gray interior. F10362A. $10,987. 1-800-542-9758 www.cloningerford.com
Dodge Ram 1500 ST, 2008. 100% Guaranteed Credit Approval. Over 150+ Vehicles in Stock! 428 W. Jake Alexander Blvd. www.autohouseofsalisbury.com
Lincoln Aviator, 2003. Leather, sunroof, chrome wheels, fully loaded, extra clean, 90,000 miles. $10,995. 704-720-0520 **SPECIAL FINANCING**
1463 Concord Parkway N. Concord, NC
50 cc Trike. Brand new! $1,895. Also, nice new Tao Scooters only $895. 704-720-0520 **SPECIAL FINANCING**
Ford Excursion Limited, 2000. Green, 85k miles, V10, 10k lb towing pkg, trailer brake, 14 mpg town, 18 hwy, leather, back up warning, new tires, excellent condition. Great tow vehicle. 704 636-9496
NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE
GMC Yukon XL K1500, 2001. 100% Guaranteed Credit Approval. Over 150+ Vehicles in Stock! 428 W. Jake Alexander Blvd. www.autohouseofsalisbury.com
2000 FORD EXCURSION LIMITED
Volvo S40, 2000, Silver Metallic / Gray Leather 1.9L turbocharged 4-cyl engine auto trans, AM/FM/CD, Sunroof , all power ops, cold ac, alloy rims, CHEAP RELIABLE TRANSPORTATION!! 704-603-4255
Honda Pilot EX-L, 2006. Desert Rock Metallic exterior with saddle interior. $11,759. Stock # T11405A. 1-800-542-9758 www.cloningerford.com
NOTICE TO CREDITORS Having qualified as Administrator for the estate of Ralph Fleming, 1240 Hollywood Drive, Spencer, NC 28159. This is to notify all persons, firms and corporations having claims against the said decedent to exhibit them to the undersigned on or before: 8-10-2011. This notice will be pleaded in bar of their recovery. All persons, firms and corporations indebted to said estate are notified to make immediate payment. Today's date: 05-03-2011. Mary L. Turner, Admn. For the estate of Ralph Fleming, deceased, file 11E455, 804 Alexander St., Statesville, NC 28677 Attorney at Law, J. Carlyle Sherrill, 117 W. Council Street, Salisbury, NC 28144
No. 61410 10ft. Jon Boat with seats, trailer, trolling motor, spare tire, battery charger and paddles. Call 704-633-7002
Over 150 Vehicles in Stock!
We are the area's largest selection of quality preowned autos. Financing avail. to suit a variety of needs. Carfax avail. No Gimmicks – We take pride in giving excellent service to all our customers.
Call Steve today! 704-603-4255 www.JakeAlexanderAutoSales.com
Toyota Yaris, 2009. streak mica Silver with dark exterior charcoal interior. $13,759. Stock # P7663 1-800-542-9758 www.cloningerford.com
Honda Pilot EX, 2007. Nimbus gray metallic exterior w/gray interior. $21,559. Stock #T11414A. 1-800-542-9758 www.cloningerford.com
Ford Transit Connect XL, 2010. Frozen white exterior with dark gray interior. $15,859. Stock # P7637. 1-800-542-9758 www.cloningerford.com
Toyota Corolla LE, 2010. Silver exterior with ash interior. $16,859. Stock # K7695. 1-800-542-9758 www.cloningerford.com
The more you tell, the surer you’ll sell.
Toyota Highlander Limited, 2003, Vintage Gold Metallic/Tan Leather, 4.0L 4speed auto trans. w/Snow Mode AM/FM/Tape/CD, all power, SUNROOF, dual power & heated seats , extra clean, ready for test drive. Call Steve at 704-603-4255
Tim Marburger Dodge 287 Concord Pkwy N. Concord, NC 28027 704-792-9700
428 W. Jake Alexander Blvd. Toyota Camry LE, 2007. Desert sand mica exterior with bisque interior. $14,459. Stock #P7633C. 1-800-542-9758 www.cloningerford.com
BMW X5, 2003. Topaz Blue Metallic/Tan Leather, 4.4L auto trans, AM/FM/CD, SUNROOF, all power, 20inch aluminum rims, PERFECT COLOR COMBO! 704-603-4255
Ford Escape XLT, 2009. Gray exterior with charcoal interior. $18,859. Stock #T11062A. 1-800-542-9758. www.cloningerford.com
Chevrolet HHR LT SUV, Cardinal red 2009. metallic exterior with ebony interior. P7656A. $15,987. 1-800-542-9758 www.cloningerford.com
Eddie Bauer Ford Expedition, 2006. Oxford white/ tan cloth interior. 5.4 V8 auto trans, all power ops, AM/FM/CD changer, Sunroof, alloy rims. Lighted running boards, 3rd seat. LIKE NEW !!!! 704-603-4255
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Honda Element EX, 2006. 100% Guaranteed Credit Approval. Over 150+ Vehicles in Stock! 428 W. Jake Alexander Blvd. www.autohouseofsalisbury.com
Honda Odyssey EX, 2001, Starlight Silver Metallic/ Gray Cloth, 3.5L, auto trans, AM/FM/CD, dual power doors, 3rd seat alloy rims. READY FOR VACATION! Call Steve at n704-603-4255
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Jeep Wrangler X, 2003, Bright Silver Metallic/ Gray Cloth, 4.0L HD 5speed manual transmission, AM/FM/CD, cruise, cold AC, 20 inch chrome rims, ready for Summer! Please call 704-603-4255
Lincoln Navigator, 2002. Oxford White/Tan Leather interior, 5.4L, auto trans, AM/FM/Tape/CD changer, DVD, heated & air cooled seats, all power, 3RD seat, chromes rims, lighted running boards, DRIVES AWESOME! 704-603-4255
Mitsubishi Raider LS, 2007. Alloy silver clearcoat exterior with slate interior. $11,859. Stock # F11261A. 1-800542-9758 www.cloningerford.com
Nissan Pathfinder LE, 2002, Sahara Beige Metallic/Tan leather, 3.5L auto trans, all power options, Dual HEATED & POWER seats, AM/FM/Tape/CD changer, sunroof, homelink, LOW MILES, extra clean DON'T LET THIS ONE SLIP AWAY! 704-603-4255
NORTH CAROLINA, ROWAN COUNTY - 10 SP 939 Under and by virtue of a Power of Sale contained in that certain Deed of Trust executed by Earl B. Raffaldt and Michele L. Raffaldt aka Michele Lien Raffaldt to First American Title, Trustee(s), which was dated January 8, 2009 and recorded on January 9, 2009 in Book 1135 at Page 561, Rowan County Registry, North Carolina. Default having been made of the note thereby secured by the said Deed of Trust and the undersigned, Trustee Services of Carolina, LLC, having been substituted as Trustee in said Deed of Trust, and the holder of the note evidencing said default having directed that the Deed of Trust be foreclosed, the undersigned Substitute Trustee will offer for sale at the courthouse door of the county courthouse where the property is located, or the usual and customary location at the county courthouse for conducting the sale on June 2, 2011 at 12:30PM, and will sell to the highest bidder for cash the following described property situated in Rowan County, North Carolina, to wit: BEING all of Lot 24 of DAWSON DOWNS, as shown on plat of survey by Shulenburger Surveying Company dated 06-12-2000 and recorded in Map Book 9995, Page 3942 in the Rowan County Registry. Including that certain 2009 Fleetwood Manufactured Home, Model 0623V, VIN # NCFL841AB59518, which is attached to the land and is part of the real property. Parcel ID: 238A041 Save and except any releases, deeds of release or prior conveyances of record. Said property is commonly known as 185 Dawson Downs Lane, Mooresville, NC 28115. Third party purchasers must pay the excise tax, and the court costs of Forty-Five Cents (45) per One Hundred Dollars ($100.00) pursuant to NCGS 7A-308(a)(1). A cash deposit (no personal checks) of five percent (5%) of the purchase price, or Seven Hundred Fifty Dollars ($750.00), whichever is greater, will be required at the time of the sale. Following the expiration of the statutory upset bid period, all the remaining amounts are immediately due and owing. Said property to be offered pursuant to this Notice of Sale is being offered for sale, transfer and conveyance "AS IS WHERE IS." There are no representations of warranty relating to the title or any physical, environmental, health or safety conditions existing in, on, at, or relating to the property being offered for sale. This sale is made subject to all prior liens, unpaid taxes, any unpaid land transfer taxes, special assessments, easements, rights of way, deeds of release, and any other encumbrances or exceptions of record. To the best of the knowledge and belief of the undersigned, the current owner(s) of the property is/are Earl B. Raffaldt and Michele L. Raffaldt aka Michele Lien Raffaldt. An Order for possession of the property may be issued pursuant to G.S. 45-21.29 in favor of the purchaser and against the party or parties in possession by the clerk of superior court of the county in which the property is sold. Any person who occupies the property pursuant to a rental agreement entered into or renewed on or after October 1, 2007, may, after receiving the notice of sale, terminate the rental agreement upon 10 days' written notice to the landlord. The notice shall also state that upon termination of a rental agreement, the tenant is liable for rent due under the rental agreement prorated to the effective date of the termination. If the trustee is unable to convey title to this property for any reason, the sole remedy of the purchaser is the return of the deposit. Reasons of such inability to convey include, but are not limited to, the filing of a bankruptcy petition prior to the confirmation of the sale and reinstatement of the loan without the knowledge of the trustee. If the validity of the sale is challenged by any party, the trustee, in their sole discretion, if they believe the challenge to have merit, may request the court to declare the sale to be void and return the deposit. The purchaser will have no further remedy. Trustee Services of Carolina, LLC, Substitute Trustee Attorney, Brock & Scott, PLLC, Attorneys for Trustee Services of Carolina, LLC 5431 Oleander Drive Suite 200, Wilmington, NC 28403 PHONE: (910) 392-4988, FAX: (910) 392-8587 File No.: 10-25011-FC01
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ABB Ltd 1.12e 26.32 -.16 AES Corp ... 13.02 +.09 AFLAC 1.20 49.57 -.79 AK Steel .20 14.13 -.24 AMR ... 6.66 -.06 AOL ... 19.52 +.38 AT&T Inc 1.72 31.32 -.08 AbtLab 1.92f 53.51 +.09 AberFitc .70 74.22-1.35 Accenture .90 57.42 +.48 AdvAuto .24 63.27 -.22 AMD ... 8.62 -.02 Aeropostl ... d18.30-3.04 Aetna .60 45.06 -.84 Agilent ... 50.70 -.46 AlcatelLuc ... 5.80 -.04 Alcoa .12 16.26 -.41 AllegCp 6.65t 326.49-1.56 AllegTch .72 63.78-1.56 Allergan .20 83.51 +.01 Allstate .84 32.01 -.44 AlphaNRs ... 50.05 -.22 Altria 1.52 27.74 -.24 AmBev s 1.16e 31.10 -.25 Ameren 1.54 30.02 +.31 AMovilL .52e 51.01 +.86 AmAxle ... 10.78 -.50 AEagleOut .44a 13.52-1.10 AEP 1.84 38.55 +.07 AmExp .72 u51.19 -.63 AmIntlGrp ... 30.80 -.04 AmTower ... 53.64+1.56 Anadarko .36 74.58+2.94 AnalogDev1.00f 41.80 -.51 Ann Inc ... 29.09-1.11 Annaly 2.62e 18.00 +.06 Apache .60 123.00 +.15 ArcelorMit .75 32.48 -.84 ArchCoal .44f 29.43 -.02 ArchDan .64 31.26 -.23 ATMOS 1.36 33.83 -.01 Avon .92 29.98 +.01 BB&T Cp .64f 26.56 -.75 BHP BillLt 1.82e 93.18 -.82 BHPBil plc1.82e 76.55 -.54 BP PLC .42e 45.00+1.11 BakrHu .60 70.12 -.45 BallCp s .28 39.04 -.38 BcoBrades .80r 18.78 -.18 BcoSantSA.79e 11.10 -.45 BcoSBrasil .70e 10.84 -.01 BkofAm .04 11.58 -.11 BkNYMel .52f 28.19 -.51 Barclay .36e 17.78 -.31 Bar iPVix rs ... d22.76 +.22 BarnesNob ... 18.33+4.22 BarrickG .48 45.60 +.03 Baxter 1.24 u60.33 +.11 BerkHa A ...118045.00-816.00 BerkH B ... 78.72 -.56 BestBuy .60 31.33 -.47 BigLots ... 33.55 -.22 BlockHR .60 16.33 -.03 Boeing 1.68 77.52 -.50 Boise Inc .80e 8.11 ... BostonSci ... 6.80 -.10 BrMySq 1.32 28.37 -.23 BrkfldOP rt ... .08 -.04 .40f 26.99 -.37 CBS B CF Inds .40 139.06-2.37 CNO Fincl ... 7.60 -.19 1.44f 77.40 +.34 CSX CVS Care .50 38.40 -.03 CablvsnNY .60f 34.50 +.42 CabotO&G .12 54.66 +.59 ... 15.89 +.04 Calpine Cameco g .40 27.06 -.35 Cameron ... 48.16 +.12 CampSp 1.16 35.24 -.10 CdnNRs gs .36 41.97 +.15 CapOne .20 55.07-1.14 CapitlSrce .04 6.37 +.14 CarMax ... 29.39 -.57 Carnival 1.00 39.56 -.58 Caterpillar 1.76 104.33 -.97 Cemex .43t 8.27 -.03 CenterPnt .79 18.96 -.04 CntryLink 2.90 43.20 -.16 ChesEng .30 30.62 +.71 Chevron 3.12f 102.57-1.30 .20 14.10 +.10 Chicos Chimera .66e 3.94 +.03 ChinaUni .23e u21.24 +.88 ChinaYuch1.50e 21.03-3.47 Citigrp rs .04 41.02 -.36 CliffsNRs .56 86.01-2.24 Coach .90f 59.48-1.17 CocaCola 1.88 68.30 -.16 CocaCE .52f u29.47 -.13 Coeur ... 25.26 -.09 Comerica .40 36.47 -.57 ComstkRs ... 28.62+1.66 ConAgra .92 25.52 -.06 ConocPhil 2.64 72.61 -.09 ConsolEngy .40 49.00 +.29 .20 19.95 -.28 Corning CorpOffP 1.65 34.15 -.42 Covidien .80 56.91 -.57 CrwnCstle ... 41.38 -.08 Cummins 1.05 106.41-3.10 CurEuro .05e 141.03-1.53
DCT Indl .28 DNP Selct .78 DR Horton .15 Danaher s .08 ... DeanFds 1.40 Deere Delhaize 2.02e DeltaAir ... 1.00 Deluxe DenburyR ... DevonE .68f DicksSptg ... DrSCBr rs ... DirFnBr rs ... DirLCBr rs ... DrxEBear rs ... ... DrxFnBull DirxSCBull ... DirxEnBull .05e Discover .24f
5.46 -.02 9.99 +.04 11.80 +.04 54.66 -.56 13.36 -.26 84.75-1.29 83.01-1.19 11.51 +.13 26.10 -.64 20.97 -.13 82.85 +.32 39.17 +.88 35.78 +.70 43.29+1.54 34.33 +.72 15.58 +.08 27.52-1.09 83.20-1.80 72.50 -.34 24.92 -.76
Disney .40f 41.50 +.12 DomRescs 1.97 u48.28 +.08 DowChm 1.00f 36.01 -.84 DuPont 1.64 52.74 -.69 DukeEngy .98 19.01 -.06 DukeRlty .68 14.22 -.31 Dynegy rs ... 5.95 +.14 ECDang n ... 21.07 +.80 EMC Cp ... 28.06 +.07 EOG Res .64 106.85 +.86 EKodak ... 3.70 +.02 Eaton s 1.36 50.97 -.41 EatnVan .72 31.39 -.60 EdisonInt 1.28 39.72 +.67 ElPasoCp .04 19.38 +.29 Elan ... 8.64 +.05 EldorGld g .10f 15.68 +.20 EmersonEl 1.38 54.09 -.52 EnCana g .80 33.49 +.63 EndvSilv g ... 8.83 +.12 ENSCO 1.40 55.64 +.19 EqtyRsd 1.47e u59.92 -.43 Exelon 2.10 42.26 +.52 ExxonMbl 1.88f 81.57 -.76 FMC Tch s ... 42.30 +.23 FibriaCelu ... 14.73 +.14 FirstEngy 2.20 44.76 -.04 Fluor .50 67.33 -.46 FootLockr .66 u25.11+2.85 FordM ... 15.00 -.12 ForestLab ... u35.37 +.09 ForestOil ... 31.38 -.11 FMCG s 1.00a 48.38 +.41 FrontierCm .75 8.81 -.07 FrontierOil .24a 28.57 -.43
G-H-I Gafisa SA .29e 10.35 -.01 GameStop ... u27.88 +.56 Gannett .16 14.68 +.03 Gap .45 19.22-4.07 GenElec .60f 19.62 -.34 GenGrPr n .40 16.04 -.30 GenMarit ... d1.86 +.05 GenMills s 1.12 u39.72 -.23 GenMot n ... 31.18 -.29 GenOn En ... 3.90 +.14 Genworth ... 11.12 -.25 Gerdau .27e 10.22 -.13 GoldFLtd .19e 15.68 +.11 Goldcrp g .41 48.67 +.31 GoldmanS 1.40 134.99-4.35 Goodyear ... 17.57 -.15 Griffon ... 10.47 -.15 Guess .80a 41.28-2.32 HCA Hld n ... 34.63 -.42 HCP Inc 1.92 36.96 -.21 HSBC 1.80e 51.61 -.41 Hallibrtn .36 47.18 +.28 HarleyD .50f 36.56 -.60 HarmonyG .07e 13.48 -.02 HartfdFn .40 27.09 -.40 HltMgmt ... 11.30 -.01 HeclaM ... 8.03 -.02 Heinz 1.80 u53.89 +.04 Hertz ... 16.02 -.11 Hess .40 77.92 -.16 HewlettP .32 d35.98 -.15 ... 21.45 -.17 Hexcel HomeDp 1.00f 37.05 -.34 HonwllIntl 1.33 58.99 -.50 HostHotls .08f 16.99 -.18 HovnanE ... 2.62 +.05 Huntsmn .40 18.93 ... IAMGld g .08f 20.95 +.29 ... 11.70 -.42 ING iShGold s ... 14.79 +.19 iSAstla .82e 26.62 -.26 iShBraz 2.53e 71.93 +.02 iSCan .50e 32.34 -.13 iShGer .29e 26.40 -.75 iSh HK .45e 19.11 -.19 iShJapn .14e 10.01 -.11 iSh Kor .44e 64.25 -.41 iShMex .54e 61.02 -.07 iShSing .43e 14.04 -.18 iSTaiwn .29e 15.34 -.20 ... 34.18 -.08 iShSilver iShChina25.63e 44.02 -.10 iSSP500 2.46e 134.09-1.00 iShEMkts .64e 47.07 -.38 iShB20 T 3.99e 95.32 +.05 iS Eafe 1.42e 60.48 -.87 iShR2K .89e 82.86 -.61 iShREst 1.98e 61.03 -.63 1.36 57.09 -.56 ITW .48f 49.18 -.88 IngerRd IBM 3.00f 170.16 -.43 Intl Coal ... u14.50 -.01 IntlGame .24 17.82 -.11 IntPap 1.05f 31.31 -.36 Interpublic .24 11.89 +.02 Invesco .49f 25.00 +.32 ItauUnibH .67e 21.56 -.22
J-K-L JPMorgCh 1.00 43.13 -.87 JPMCh wt ... 14.33 -.55 .28 20.74 -.12 Jabil ... 5.35 +.12 Jaguar g JanusCap .20f 10.20 -.28 JohnJn 2.28f 65.69 -.70 JohnsnCtl .64 38.35 -.48 ... 38.86 -.19 JnprNtwk KB Home .25 11.46 +.18 KeyEngy ... 15.73 -.02 Keycorp .12f 8.40 -.19 Kimco .72 18.98 -.44 Kinross g .10 14.94 +.08 KnightTr .24a 17.45 +.13 Kohls 1.00 54.66-1.91 Kraft 1.16 u35.23 +.24 KrispKrm ... 6.40 ... Kroger .42 24.97 -.51 LDK Solar ... 7.26 -.95 ... 7.51 +.02 LSI Corp ... 41.74 -.23 LVSands LenderPS .40 26.43-1.66 LennarA .16 17.96 +.04 1.96 38.44 -.27 LillyEli .80f 39.66-1.15 Limited LincNat .20 29.21 -.55 LinkedIn n ... 93.09-1.16 ... 6.63 -.05 LizClaib ... 3.33 -.12 LloydBkg LaPac ... 8.09 -.21
Lowes .44 24.46 -.32 SP Mid 1.55e 179.28-1.38 LyonBas A .10e 40.00-1.00 S&P500ETF2.34e133.61 -1.07 SpdrKbwBk.15e 24.75 -.41 M-N-0 SpdrKbw RB.36e 25.73 -.34 MBIA ... 8.71 -.14 SpdrRetl .50e 52.41 -.91 MEMC ... 10.30 -.10 SpdrOGEx .49e 58.50 +.40 MF Global ... 7.45 -.40 SpdrMetM .41e 68.52 -.55 MFA Fncl .94 8.14 +.02 Safeway .58f 25.20 -.22 .84 50.82-1.10 MGIC ... 7.45 -.24 StJude ... 11.10 -.18 MGM Rsts ... 15.38 -.14 Saks Macys .40f 28.63 -.87 Salesforce ... 146.61 Manitowoc .08 17.73 -.25 +10.80 Manulife g .52 17.97 -.18 SandRdge ... 10.45 ... MarathonO 1.00 51.20 -.72 Sanofi 1.82e 38.29 -.94 .46 19.60 -.06 MktVGold .40e 55.76 +.16 SaraLee MktVRus .18e 36.94 -.80 Schlmbrg 1.00 83.50 -.08 .24 17.32 -.30 MktVJrGld2.93e 36.15 +.68 Schwab MktV Agri .33e 53.13 -.57 SeadrillLtd2.74e 35.04 +.11 MarIntA .40f 37.16 +.01 SemiHTr .57e 35.90 -.23 ... 37.32-1.59 MarshM .88f 30.43 -.07 ShawGrp MarshIls .04 7.98 -.05 SiderurNac .81e 13.83 -.23 Masco .30 14.25 +.44 SilvWhtn g .12 35.08 +.38 MasseyEn .24 61.00 +.03 SilvrcpM g .08 10.24 ... McDrmInt s ... 20.77 +.16 SimonProp 3.20 114.39-1.85 ... 24.02 +.30 McDnlds 2.44 u82.33 -.18 Solutia McKesson .72 85.07-1.57 SouthnCo 1.89f 40.47 -.35 McMoRn ... 17.82 +.28 SthnCopper1.83e 35.05 -.32 .60 u29.57+1.22 Mechel ... 25.61-1.09 SoUnCo .02 12.27 -.13 MedcoHlth ... 64.30 -.35 SwstAirl Medtrnic .90 42.21 -.61 SwstnEngy ... 42.87+1.00 Merck 1.52 37.06 -.32 SpectraEn 1.04 27.39 -.15 ... u5.47 +.14 MetLife .74 44.22 -.97 SprintNex MetroPCS ... 17.73 -.56 SP Matls 1.23e 38.51 -.39 MitsuUFJ ... 4.52 -.10 SP HlthC .61e 36.04 -.30 MobileTele1.06e 19.99 +.35 SP CnSt .81e u32.32 -.10 Molycorp n ... 59.36-1.16 SP Consum.56e 40.27 -.39 Monsanto 1.12 66.33 -.26 SP Engy 1.05e 74.63 -.09 MonstrWw ... 15.13 +.12 SPDR Fncl .16e 15.72 -.22 MorgStan .20 23.83 -.47 SP Inds .64e 37.37 -.40 Mosaic .20 65.42 -.89 SP Tech .33e 26.17 -.15 Mosaic wi ... 65.50 ... SP Util 1.31e u34.13 -.04 MotrlaMo n ... 24.17 +.21 StarwdHtl .30f 59.21 +.06 MurphO 1.10 66.88 -.38 StateStr .72f 46.84 -.63 NRG Egy ... u25.27 +.35 Statoil ASA1.10e 24.76 -.39 ... 18.38 -.06 NYSE Eur 1.20 35.76 -.06 StillwtrM .72 63.42 -.58 Nabors ... 26.85 +.02 Stryker NBkGreece.29e d1.33 -.03 Suncor gs .44f 40.69 -.21 .60 39.83 -.30 NOilVarco .44 67.76 -.17 Sunoco ... 7.70 -.20 NatSemi .40 24.46 ... Suntech .04 27.89 -.88 NwMtnF n ... 13.00 ... 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MOST ACTIVE ($1 OR MORE) MOST ACTIVE ($1 OR MORE) MOST ACTIVE ($1 OR MORE) Name Vol (00) Last Chg S&P500ETF 1541712 BkofAm 1122497 SprintNex 856339 SPDR Fncl 670254 iShEMkts 585232
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LOSERS ($2 OR MORE) Gap 19.22 2.28 TrnsRty Aeropostl 18.30 ChinaYuch 21.03 LDK Solar 7.26
Level3 Intel SiriusXM Cisco Microsoft
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BUSINESS HIGHLIGHTS John Malone, who made a fortune in cable television, is offering $1 billion for Barnes & Noble — trying to jump into a company that’s so sick that its No. 2 competitor, Borders Group Inc., is on life support. The difference is that Malone and his Liberty Media conglomerate aren’t betting on the brick-andmortar store past, analysts say, but the promise of the electronic future. Barnes & Noble’s Nook electronic reader now accounts for 28 percent of the market for those devices. And the Nook has the potential to go beyond books to deliver all kinds of digital products; including music, magazines, TV shows and movies. That makes it a competitor not just to Amazon.com’s Kindle but also to Apple’s iPad. With gasoline still close to $4 a gallon across the country, drivers have made some tough choices: scaling back vacations, driving less or ditching the car altogether. A new Associated Press-GfK poll shows the impact of sustained high prices is spreading among seniors and higher-income Americans. According to the poll, the share of all Americans who say
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increases in the price of gasoline will cause serious financial hardship for them or their families in the next six months now tops 4 in 10. Overall, 71 percent said rising prices will cause some hardship for them and their families. 41 percent call it a “serious” hardship. Just 29 percent said rising gas prices are not negatively impacting their finances. France’s finance minister, Christine Lagarde emerged as Europe’s likely choice to lead the International Monetary Fund. The IMF insists the departure of former chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn has not hurt its day-to-day operations, but it is clearly under pressure to find a successor fast to lead an organization that provides billions in loans to stabilize the world economy. A new chief would also draw attention away from the scandal surrounding Strauss-Kahn, who quit this week to face charges in New York that he tried to rape a hotel maid. The 24-member executive board, which will pick Strauss-Kahn’s successor, held a preliminary discussion on Friday at the IMF’s headquarters in Washington.
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... FltRateA px 8.95 MidCpA p 23.65 -.16 Hartford Fds C: CapApC t 31.32 -.24 FltRateC tx 8.95 +.01 Hartford Fds Y: CapAppY n38.46 -.30 CapAppI n 35.43 -.28 ... FltRateI x n 8.96 Hartford HLS IA : CapApp 44.32 -.33 Div&Gr 20.79 -.18 Advisers 20.22 -.10 Stock 43.27 -.35 TotRetBd 11.24 +.01 Heartland Fds: ValueInv 46.35 -.19 ValPlusInv p30.75 -.29 Henderson Glbl Fds: IntOppA p 22.62 -.19 Hussman Funds: StrTotRet r 12.25 +.01 StrGrowth 12.36 -.02 IVA Funds: 16.89 -.03 Intl I r WldwideA t17.41 -.07 WldwideC t17.28 -.06 Wldwide I r 17.43 -.06 Invesco Funds A: CapGro 14.30 -.06 Chart p 17.42 -.10 CmstkA 16.76 -.14 Const p 24.49 -.12 9.01 -.04 EqIncA GrIncA p 20.32 -.14 HYMuA 9.01 ... IntlGrow 29.11 -.22 MdCpCEq p24.88 -.14 Invesco Funds P: SummitP p 12.55 -.09 Ivy Funds: AssetSC t 25.04 -.11 AssetStA p25.84 -.11 AssetStrI r 26.08 -.11 GlNatRsA p22.56 -.01 GlNatResI t23.03 -.01 JPMorgan A Class: CoreBd A 11.60 +.01 Inv Bal p 12.64 -.05 MCpVal p 25.08 -.24 JPMorgan C Class: CoreBd p 11.65 +.01 JP Morgan Instl: MdCpVal n25.50 -.25 JPMorgan R Cl: CoreBond n11.60 +.01 ShtDurBd 11.02 +.01 JPMorgan Select: USEquity n10.70 -.07 JPMorgan Sel Cls: CoreBd n 11.59 +.01 HighYld n 8.40 ... IntmTFBd n11.00 ... ShtDurBd n11.02 +.01 TxAwRRet n10.23 -.03 USLCCrPls n21.47-.16 Janus S Shrs: Forty 34.32 -.24 Overseas t 48.65 -.25 Janus T Shrs: BalancdT 26.32 -.11 Grw&IncT 32.73 -.24 Janus T 30.38 -.21 OvrseasT r48.80 -.24 PrkMCVal T24.14 -.17 ShTmBdT 3.10 ... Twenty T 66.99 -.42 Jensen J 29.16 -.19 John Hancock A: LgCpEqA 26.79 -.20
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DivGro n 24.53 -.19 EmMktB n 13.47 -.01 EmMktS n 34.75 -.06 EqInc n 24.98 -.19 EqIndex n 36.00 -.28 Growth n 33.83 -.22 HlthSci n 36.26 -.09 HiYield n 6.99 ... InstlCpG 17.37 -.11 IntlBond n 10.25 -.05 IntDis n 45.55 -.20 Intl G&I 14.14 -.17 IntlStk n 14.67 -.09 LatAm n 52.32 +.05 MDBond n 10.29 ... MediaTl n 56.81 -.02 MidCap n 63.69 -.26 MCapVal n25.37 -.18 N Amer n 35.19 -.22 N Asia n 19.50 -.01 New Era n 53.08 -.07 N Horiz n 37.33 -.19 N Inc n 9.60 +.01 OverS SF r n8.82 -.09 PSBal n 19.97 -.09 RealEst n 19.27 -.23 R2010 n 16.07 -.06 R2015 n 12.49 -.06 R2020 n 17.30 -.09 R2025 n 12.69 -.08 R2030 n 18.25 -.11 R2035 n 12.93 -.08 R2040 n 18.40 -.12 R2045 n 12.26 -.08 Ret Inco n 13.53 -.04 SciTec n 29.40 -.13 ShtBd n 4.87 +.01 SmCpStk n37.43 -.22 SmCapVal n37.93 -.28 SpecGr n 18.74 -.13 SpecIn n 12.66 -.01 SuMuInt n 11.35 ... Value n 25.02 -.19 Primecap Odyssey : Growth r 16.81 -.10 Principal Inv: HighYldA p 8.19 ... LgCGI In 9.91 -.07 LgCV1 In 11.31 -.08 LgGrIn 8.44 -.06 LT2020In 12.31 -.07 LT2030In 12.25 -.07 LT2040I 12.47 -.08 MidCGIII In11.74 -.07 SAMBalA 13.33 -.07 Prudential Fds A: MidCpGrA 30.13 -.12 NatResA 56.09 +.23 ... 11.10 UtilityA Putnam Funds A: ... DvrInA p 8.21 EqInA p 16.37 -.13 GrInA p 14.24 -.12 MultiCpGr 53.90 -.36 VoyA p 23.82 -.23 RS Funds: LgCAlphaB t41.57 -.42 RSNtRs p 38.92 +.05 RSPart 34.66 -.24 Rainier Inv Mgt: SmMCap 35.38 -.28 RidgeWorth Funds: HiYldI 10.18 -.01 MdCValEqI12.76 -.09 RiverSource A: HiYdTEA 4.17 ...
Royce Funds: LwPrSkSv r18.90 -.09 PennMuI r 12.50 -.10 PremierI r 22.08 -.18 SpecEqI r 21.64 -.22 TotRetI r 13.89 -.11 VlPlSvc 14.11 -.05 Russell Funds S: IntlDvMkt 32.86 -.28 StratBd 11.01 +.01 SEI Portfolios: CoreFxA n 11.01 +.01 HiYld n 7.63 ... IntlEqA n 9.18 -.06 LgCGroA n23.22 -.15 LgCValA n 17.31 -.16 TxMgLC n 12.92 -.10 SSgA Funds: EmgMkt 22.60 -.05 Schwab Funds: CoreEq 18.11 -.15 1000Inv r 39.76 -.30 S&P Sel 20.90 -.16 SmCpSl 22.64 -.16 TSM Sel r 24.36 -.18 Scout Funds: Intl 33.68 -.38 Selected Funds: AmShD 43.54 -.33 AmShS p 43.51 -.33 Sentinel Group: ComS A p 33.58 -.24 Sequoia n 143.26 -1.03 Sound Shore: SoundShore33.66 -.17 St FarmAssoc: Gwth 55.74 -.41 Sun Capital Adv: IbbotBalSv p12.92 -.06 TCW Funds: TotRetBdI 10.00 ... TCW Funds N: ToRtBdN p10.34 ... TIAA-CREF Funds: BondInst 10.54 +.01 EqIdxInst 10.21 -.08 IntlEqIInst 17.24 -.21 Templeton Instit: ForEqS 21.33 -.20 Third Avenue Fds: REValInst r24.49 -.01 ValueInst 52.65 -.06 Thornburg Fds C: IntValC t 27.75 -.18 Thornburg Fds: IntValA p 29.52 -.19 IncBuildA t 19.83 -.10 IncBuildC p19.83 -.10 IntValue I 30.18 -.20 LtTMuI 14.20 ... 36.42 -.40 ValueI Thrivent Fds A: Bond 10.13 ... LgCpStk 23.30 -.15 LgCpVal 14.29 -.12 MidCpSk 16.14 -.10 MuniBd 11.06 ... PtrIntStk 10.23 -.12 Tocqueville Fds: Gold t 83.27 +.81 Transamerica C: AAlModGr t12.41 -.06 Tweedy Browne: GblValue 25.00 -.09 USAA Group: CrnstStr 23.80 -.10 HYldOpp 8.80 ... 12.97 +.01 Inco 25.72 -.26 Intl PrecMM 38.97 +.17 S&P Idx 20.00 -.16
ShtTBnd 9.21 +.01 TxEIt 12.86 ... TxELT 12.59 ... TxESh 10.70 ... VALIC : MdCpIdx 22.40 -.18 StkIdx 26.46 -.21 Van Eck Funds: GlHardA 52.72 +.25 Vanguard Admiral: AsstAdml n58.35 -.44 BalAdml n 22.39 -.09 CAITAdm n10.96 -.01 CALTAdm n10.94 -.01 CpOpAdl n 81.19 -.39 EMAdmr r n39.70 -.19 Energy n 131.13 -.28 EqInAdm n n46.52 -.38 EuroAdml n66.28 -.90 ExplAdml n74.44 -.37 ExtdAdm n 44.58 -.28 500Adml n123.14 -.96 GNMA Ad n10.92 +.01 GrwAdm n 33.51 -.20 HlthCr n 58.98 -.36 HiYldCp n 5.87 ... ... InfProAd n 26.36 ITBdAdml n11.37 +.01 ITsryAdml n11.50 +.02 IntGrAdm n63.88 -.56 ITAdml n 13.56 ... ITGrAdm n 10.02 +.01 LtdTrAd n 11.09 ... LTGrAdml n 9.57 ... LT Adml n 10.88 -.01 MCpAdml n100.78 -.58 MorgAdm n59.65 -.38 MuHYAdm n10.26 -.01 NYLTAd n 11.02 ... PrmCap r n73.11 -.48 PacfAdml n68.10 -.71 PALTAdm n10.97 ... ReitAdm r n85.99 -1.06 STsyAdml n10.75 +.01 STBdAdml n10.61 +.01 ... ShtTrAd n 15.91 STFdAd n 10.83 ... STIGrAd n 10.79 ... SmCAdm n37.47 -.29 TxMCap r n67.05 -.51 TxMGrIn r n59.86 -.47 TtlBAdml n 10.72 +.01 TStkAdm n33.66 -.25 ValAdml n 22.27 -.19 WellslAdm n55.08 -.13 WelltnAdm n56.29 -.30 Windsor n 48.38 -.38 WdsrIIAd n49.13 -.44 TxMSC r n 29.10 -.23 Vanguard Fds: FTAlWldIn r n19.28-.19 AssetA n 25.99 -.19 CapOpp n 35.14 -.17 Convrt n 14.06 -.03 DivAppIn n 22.57 -.15 DivdGro n 15.56 -.11 Energy n 69.83 -.14 EqInc n 22.19 -.18 Explr n 79.95 -.40 GNMA n 10.92 +.01 GlobEq n 18.88 -.16 GroInc n 28.21 -.26 ... HYCorp n 5.87 HlthCre n 139.74 -.86 InflaPro n 13.42 ... IntlExplr n 17.09 -.13
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Yard Sale Area 1
Salisbury Yard Sale, Sat. May 21, 2011, 7 am. 1326 Parkview Cir. household Clothes, items, books, tapes, collectibles, furniture, and more
Salisbury. 240 Eldon Lane. Yard Sale. Sat., May 21st, 7am-2pm. Go cart, trolling motor, easyup canopies, furniture, odds and ends
Salisbury. 1st Church of the Nazarene 5th Annual Yard Sale. 224 W. 12th St. Sat., May 21st, 8am-1pm. Bikes, furniture, clothes ~ some still with tags, lots of household items, lots of misc. items.
Faithful Friends Needs Your Yard Sale Items for their upcoming Yard & Bake Sale, Saturday, June 4th, 8am1pm, 421A N. Lee St. behind Salisbury Emporium, between E Kerr & E off Cemetery. Drop
items and pre-shop, May 23-June 3rd, Mon-Fri 4-6pm, and Memorial Day weekend Sat., Sun., Mon. Limited 10am-4pm. pick up for furniture only. 704-633-1722 faithfulfriendsnc.org
Yard Sale Area 2
YARD SALE AREAS
Basket Raffles. Great packages with things for everyone in each basket. — Corn Hole Toss. Take a chance at winning additional raffle tickets for the basket raffles. — Silent Auction. Antiques, pictures, plates and much more. — Food & Drinks by our Youth Ministry.
Area 1 - Salisbury, East Spencer, & Spencer Area 2 – W. Rowan incl Woodleaf, Mt. Ulla & Cleveland Area 3 - S. Rowan incl Landis, China Grove, Kannapolis & Mooresville Area 4 - E. Rowan incl. Granite Quarry, Faith, Rockwell & Gold Hill Area 5 - Davidson Co.
Salisbury Huge MultiFamily Yard Sale, Sat., May 21, 7am-12noon, 340 Miller Chapel Rd. '97 conversion van, utility trailers, saxaphone, refrigerator, patio table & chairs, kids' clothes, fish tank, bathroom sink, baby girls clothes.
Area 6 – Davie Co. and parts of Davidson Co. This is a rough guide to help plan your stops, actual areas are determined by zip code. Please see map in your Salisbury Post or online at salisburypost.com under Marketplace click on 'Yard Sale Map' to see details.
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Child Care and Nursery Schools Auctions Auction Thursday 12pm 429 N. Lee St. Salisbury Antiques, Collectibles, Used Furniture 704-213-4101 Carolina's Auction Rod Poole, NCAL#2446 Salisbury (704)633-7369
Yard Sale Area 2
Cleveland Cornerstone Baptist Church Huge Yard Sale to benefit our Heart of the Sportsman Ministry, Saturday, May 21, 7am-2pm, 200 Clearview Rd.
Openings for childcare in christian home for 1st and 2nd shifts. Reasonable rates. Refs. Avail. Contact 704-642-0488. High Rock Lake area.
Call today! 704-797-4220
Heritage Auction Co. Glenn M.Hester NC#4453 Salisbury (704)636-9277
R. Giles Moss Auction & Real Estate-NCAL #2036. Full Service Auction Company. Estates ** Real Estate Had your home listed a long time? Try selling at auction. 704-782-5625 www.gilesmossauction.com
Rowan Auction Co. Professional Auction Services: Salis., NC 704-633-0809 Kip Jennings NCAL 6340.
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Complete Cleaning Service. Basic, windows, spring, new construction, & more. 704-857-1708
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Fencing Free Estimates Bud Shuler & Sons Fence Co. 225 W Kerr St 704-633-6620 or 704-638-2000 Price Leader since 1963
Yard Sale Area 3 Concord. 3747 Trinity Church Rd. Giant Churchwide Yard Sale (inside Fellowhip Hall). Sat., May 21st , 7:30am12noon.
428 W. Jake Alexander Blvd.
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Yard Sale Area 3
Kannapolis Multi-Family Yard Sale, Kannapolis Headstart, 1300 Glenn Ave., behind school in bus parking lot. Saturday, May 21st, 8am-12pm. Rain or Shine!
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MULTI-FAMILY YARD SALE May 20 & 21, 8am-2pm, 585 Concordia Church Road, China Grove. Boy's clothes & toys, household & kitchen goods, entertainment center, West Coast Chopper bicycle and more.
MOVING SALE May 21, 8 am-2 pm. 3575 Goodman Lake Rd., Salisbury. Louis Lamour, furniture, computer, TV, gas logs, bicycle, IPod, X-Box games, bedding, clothes, juicer, wheat, exercise equipment
Salisbury Yard Sale, Saturday, May 21, 8am3pm, 726 Campbell Avenue W. (Garland Place Subdivision). Household items, clothes, movies. Cleaning out the house! Too many items to list!
Rockwell. 125 Rock Acres Rd. (across from Martha's Consignment hwy 152) MULTI FAMILY YARD SALE. 5/20 & 5/21 7am-until. Baby & adult clothes .25 each (boys' & girls'), knick knacks, & furniture
Salisbury. 5475 Fish Pond Rd. Multi-Family Yard Sale. Saturday, May 21st, 7:30am-until. Baby clothes, toys, furniture, adult & junior clothing, Char-broil 4 burner grill, and much more.
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Landis Multi-Family Yard Sale, Friday, May 20th, 8am-Noon, Saturday, May 21st , 7am-Noon. 110 N. Meriah St. Household items, men, women and children's clothing. Too much to list!
2 FAMILY YARDSALE Sat. May 21st and Sun. May 22, 8am-3pm. 107 Brookstone Way, Salisbury. Furniture, electronics, children's items. Faith Indoor/Outdoor Estate Sale, 3040 Faith Road, Saturday, May 21, 6:30am-2pm. Furniture, toys, tools, and household items.
GROUP YARD SALE May 21, 7AM-2PM, 902 South Main Street, China Grove. Norman Rockwell, angels, collectibles, household goods, books, toys. All must go!
Multi-Family Rockwell Yard Sale, Saturday, May st 21 , 7am-12pm, 406 E. Main Street. Dining room table w/4 chairs & bench, couch, crib, lots of toys, 2 bikes, baby swing, Jumperoo, bouncy chair, hight chairs, coffee table, clothes – adults & childrens, lots of tools, misc. stuff
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YARD SALE AND FUNDRAISER Sellers needed for a HUGE community yard sale on June 18 from 7am-2pm at St Peter's Lutheran Church Salisbury. If interested in renting a table please call Jan at 980-234-7100. Yard Sale to benefit Nathan Brown House, Sat. 8-1. Christiana Church, 6190 Hwy 52, across from Erwin Middle. ITEMS: Computer desk, twin bed frame with mattress & linens, toolboxes, couches, glassware, seasonal decorations, books, designer label clothes, and concessions including delicious ham biscuits.
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A-1 Residential & Commercial Mow/Trim At least 10% less than other lawn services. We promise to beat them all. Call David at 704-640-1198
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Quality work at affordable prices NC G.C. #17608 NC Home Inspector #107. Complete contracting services, under home repairs, foundation & masonry repairs, light tractor work & property maintenence. Pier, dock & seawall repair. 36 Yrs Exp. 704-633-3584 www.professionalservicesunltd.com Duke C. Brown Sr. Owner – “The House Whisperer!”
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Salisbury Family Yard Sale, Fri., 1-6pm, Sat., 8am-4pm, and Sun., 1-6pm, 170 Mahaley Rd. (left just past Crossroads store on Bringle Ferry Rd). Clothing, shoes, sewing machine, love seat, table & chairs, computer desk, queen size brass head board, household items, lots of good stuff. Everything must go! Rain or Shine!
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Rockwell. 427 East Main St. 3-Family Moving Sale. Saturday, May 21st, 6:30am -until. BR furniture, couch, lamps, kit. Appliances, TVs, tools, comp/printer, toys, books, DVDs, fishing gear, lots of clothes (all sizes), desk, Coca-Cola collectibles. Everything must go!!
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OLYMPIC DRYWALL Perry's Overhead Doors Sales, Service & Installation, Residential / Commercial. Wesley Perry 704-279-7325
Woodleaf. 8150 Woodleaf Rd. Yard Sale. Saturday, May 21st , 7am2pm. Shop tools, golf clubs (Ping & Mizuno), and lots more!
KEN WEDDINGTON Total Auctioneering Services 140 Eastside Dr., China Grove 704-8577458 License 392
Statesville. Elmwood UMC 3233 Old Hwy 70. Yard sale. Sat. May, 21st. 7am-1pm. Quik Shade tents, furniture, clothes, baby items, glassware, trampolines, misc. household goods & much more. Rain or Shine. Space is available, $10, bring your own table.
Oak Grove United Methodist Church 4820 NC Hwy 152 West, China Grove
Salisbury Yard Sale, 2521 Duke Circle, Saturday, May 21, 8:30am12:30pm. Retiring. Need to downsize. Selling furniand household ture goods, crafts, books, and other housekeeping items.
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Salisbury Huge Yard Sale, Saturday, May 21, 7:30am-1pm, 270 North Oakhurst Dr. (Westwood Development off Harrison Rd) Something for everyone. Don't miss this one! We have everything!
Salisbury. 1109 Timber Spring Ln. (in Country Manor. Off Hwy 150, 2 miles on Patterson Rd.) Yard Sale. Fri. & Sat., 8am-until. Bargains: 25¢, 50¢, $1 tables. Lots of freebies on Saturday. Car ramps, chairs, VHS, household, Xmas lights
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Johnny Yarborough, Tree Expert trimming, topping, & removal of stumps by machine. Wood splitting, lots cleared. 10% off to senior citizens. 704-857-1731 MOORE'S Tree TrimmingTopping & Removing. Use Bucket Truck, 704-209-6254 Licensed, Insured & Bonded TREE WORKS by Jonathan Keener. Insured – Free estimates! Please call 704-636-0954.
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SCHEDULE Friday’s Games cleveland 5, cincinnati 4 pittsburgh 10, detroit 1 N.Y. Mets 2, N.Y. Yankees 1 philadelphia 3, texas 2 Washington 17, Baltimore 5 Houston 5, toronto 2 Boston 15, chicago cubs 5 Florida 5, tampa Bay 3 Milwaukee 7, colorado 6, 14 innings L.a. dodgers 6, chicago White sox 4, 10 innings Kansas city 3, st. Louis 0 arizona 8, Minnesota 7 L.a. angels 9, atlanta 0 seattle 4, san diego 1 oakland at san Francisco, late Saturday’s Games Houston (Myers 1-3) at toronto (Morrow 2-2), 1:07 p.m. L.a. dodgers (Garland 1-3) at chicago White sox (Buehrle 3-3), 2:10 p.m. st. Louis (Westbrook 3-3) at Kansas city (adcock 1-0), 2:10 p.m. cincinnati (Bailey 3-0) at cleveland (tomlin 5-1), 4:05 p.m. Washington (Lannan 2-4) at Baltimore (Guthrie 1-6), 4:05 p.m. tampa Bay (price 5-3) at Florida (Vazquez 2-4), 4:10 p.m. detroit (scherzer 6-0) at pittsburgh
Red Sox hammer Cubs with 19 hits
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(correia 5-4), 7:05 p.m. chicago cubs (Zambrano 4-2) at Boston (aceves 1-0), 7:10 p.m. colorado (Mortensen 1-0) at Milwaukee (Marcum 5-1), 7:10 p.m. N.Y. Mets (capuano 3-4) at N.Y. Yankees (a.J.Burnett 4-3), 7:10 p.m. oakland (anderson 2-3) at san Francisco (Lincecum 3-4), 7:10 p.m. texas (c.Lewis 4-4) at philadelphia (cl.Lee 2-4), 7:10 p.m. atlanta (Hanson 5-3) at L.a. angels (pineiro 2-0), 10:05 p.m. seattle (pineda 5-2) at san diego (richard 2-4), 10:05 p.m. Minnesota (s.Baker 2-3) at arizona (owings 0-0), 10:10 p.m. Sunday’s Games cincinnati at cleveland, 1:05 p.m. N.Y. Mets at N.Y. Yankees, 1:05 p.m. Houston at toronto, 1:07 p.m. tampa Bay at Florida, 1:10 p.m. detroit at pittsburgh, 1:35 p.m. texas at philadelphia, 1:35 p.m. Washington at Baltimore, 1:35 p.m. colorado at Milwaukee, 2:10 p.m. L.a. dodgers at chicago White sox, 2:10 p.m. st. Louis at Kansas city, 2:10 p.m. atlanta at L.a. angels, 3:35 p.m. oakland at san Francisco, 4:05 p.m. seattle at san diego, 4:05 p.m. Minnesota at arizona, 4:10 p.m. chicago cubs at Boston, 8:05 p.m.
Services held for slugger Associated Press PEORIA, Ariz. — Harmon Killebrew’s Hall of Fame career as one of the most powerful sluggers baseball has known was merely a subplot to his story as family and friends gathered to say goodbye. What they recalled most was Killebrew the gentle, caring man who treated all those he encountered with respect. Several hundred mourners, including past and present members of the Minnesota Twins, attended Killebrew’s funeral service at a suburban north Phoenix church on a gorgeous sunny Friday morning. Killebrew, who hit 573 home runs in his long major league career, died Tuesday at his home in Scottsdale, Ariz., of esophageal cancer at 74. Former teammate and fellow Hall of Famer Bert Blyleven had those in attendance stand and cheer Killebrew for an imagined home run No. 574 near the end of the service, and the crowd responded with a rousing effort. But it was Killebrew the man who was celebrated far more than Killebrew the baseball player. The nickname “Killer” didn’t seem to fit a man so kind, his grandson Eric Queathem said. “In his modest and caring way, he always tried to make people feel good about themselves,” Queathem said.
Associated Press BOSTON — Adrian Gonzalez had four of Boston’s 19 hits, adding four RBIs on Friday night as the Red Sox welcomed the Chicago Cubs back to Fenway Park for the first time since 1918 by beating them 15-5. Kevin Youkilis had two doubles and a two-run homer, and Jacoby Ellsbury also had three hits for Boston, which won its seventh consecutive game. The Red Sox are 2210 since losing 10 of their first 12 games; they have passed the New York Yankees for the first time this season, and now trail the AL East-leading Tampa Bay Rays by just a half-game. Jon Lester (6-1) won his sixth straight decision despite giving up a career-high 12 hits. Jarrod Saltalamacchia also homered for Boston, and Scott Atchison earned his first save with three innings of scoreless relief. Phillies 3, Rangers 2 PHILADELPHIA (— Ben Francisco and Raul Ibanez homered, and Roy Halladay threw eight strong innings to lead the Philadelphia Phillies to a victory over the Texas Rangers. Halladay (6-3) struck out seven and walked one for the NL East-leading Phillies. Francisco hit a two-run shot in the second inning and Ibanez hit a solo homer in the fourth to give Halladay the support he needed to end a personal two-game losing streak. Halladay lost consecutive complete games because the Phillies failed to score more than two runs in either start. Mets 2, Yankees 1 NEW YORK — R.A. Dickey (2-5) regained command of his knuckleball and confounded the Yankees for six innings, Daniel Murphy homered and a youthful Mets lineup won the Subway Series opener in front of a surprisingly lackluster New York crowd. Justin Turner had three hits, including a tying double off Freddy Garcia (2-4) to give him an RBI in six straight games. Jose Reyes made a run-saving play at shortstop and Francisco Rodriguez converted his 15th save in a row for the resurgent Mets (2222), winners of 10 of 14. Mark Teixeira homered for the Yankees, who have lost six straight at home for the first time since 2003. Only about two-thirds of Yankee Stadium was full for the first inning of the 15th regular-season Subway Series opener after it rained all day — the attendance of 47,874 was about 1,000 shy of a sellout. Nationals 17, Orioles 5 BALTIMORE — Danny Espinosa homered and drove in five runs, Jayson Werth hit two homers and had four RBIs, and the Nationals had their biggest offensive outing since moving to Washington in a 17-5 rout of the Baltimore Orioles on Friday night. Roger Bernadina, Wilson Ramos and Laynce Nix also homered for the Nationals, who recorded a season-high 19 hits after being shut out in consecutive games. The six homers also set a Nationals record. Astros 5, Blue Jays 2 TORONTO — Chris Johnson hit a tiebreaking two-run homer in the eighth inning and the Houston Astros rallied to beat the Toronto Blue Jays. The Astros (16-29), owners of the worst record in baseball, had lost five straight and
New York Mets, including closer Francisco rodriguez (75) and Jose reyes (7), david Murphy (28) and Justin turner (2), celebrate Friday’s win against the Yankees. 10 of 12 coming in, but rallied to win despite trailing 2-0 through seven innings. Toronto left-hander Jo-Jo Reyes looked poised to end a 26-start winless streak after pitching seven shutout innings. But Reyes saw his misery extended when Hunter Pence tied it with a two-run, twoout double off Jon Rauch in the eighth. Reyes’ last victory came with Atlanta against the Los Angeles Dodgers on June 13, 2008. He’s 0-12 with a 6.41 ERA since. Matt Keough holds the major league record, making 28 consecutive winless starts for Oakland from Sept. 6, 1978-Aug. 8, 1979. Marlins 5, Rays 3 MIAMI — Logan Morrison hit a gametying homer in the fourth inning and doubled in the Florida Marlins’ two-run eighth to help them beat Tampa Bay. Morrison scored Florida’s final run from third on a sacrifice fly to the first baseman. The Marlins fell behind 2-0 but rallied for their 14th come-from-behind win, which tied them with Colorado for the most in the majors. Mike Stanton hit his 10th homer for Florida. Chris Coghlan, who had been in a 3-for-33 slump, had two hits and scored a run. Pirates 10, Tigers 1 PITTSBURGH — Neil Walker homered and drove in a career-high five runs to lead the Pittsburgh Pirates past the Detroit Tigers. Walker’s two-run double in the sixth off Detroit reliever Brayan Villarreal helped break open a tight game. Walker later added a three-run homer in the ninth as the Pirates won their third straight, matching their longest winning streak of the season. Royals 3, Cardinals 0 KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Jeff Francis threw 72⁄3 innings, outdueling Chris Carpenter and leading the Kansas City Royals to a victory over the St. Louis Cardinals. Francis (1-5), who had pitched well several times while failing to get his first win since signing with the Royals, was facing a team he had always fared well against while playing in the National League. The right-
hander gave up six hits and two runs, walked two and struck out six while raising his career record over the Cardinals to 5-1. Indians 5, Reds 4 CLEVELAND — Rookie pinch-hitter Ezequiel Carrera bunted home Shin-Soo Choo from third base with two outs in the eighth inning, sending the Cleveland Indians past the Cincinnati Reds in the Ohio Showdown’s series opener. Carrera, called up from Triple-A Columbus earlier in the day when Travis Hafner went on the disabled list, dropped the first pitch from Nick Masset down the first-base line, scoring Choo, who had tripled off Bill Bray (1-1). The speedy Carrera was able to avoid a tag by first baseman Joey Votto for an unforgettable hit in his first at-bat in the majors. Angels 9, Braves 0 ANAHEIM, Calif. — Ervin Santana pitched a four-hitter for his sixth career shutout and the Los Angeles Angels welcomed former Oakland nemesis Tim Hudson back to the Big A for the first time in almost seven years with a six-run third inning that carried them to a rout of the Atlanta Braves on Friday night. In the first interleague game for both teams, Santana (2-4) went the distance for the 10th time in 180 career starts. He struck out seven, and walked none for the first time in 10 starts this season. The right-hander got offensive help from Mark Trumbo with a three-run homer. National League Brewers 7, Rockies 6 (14 innings) MILWAUKEE — Prince Fielder hit a two-run homer in the bottom of the 14th inning, rallying the travel-weary Milwaukee Brewers to a victory over Rockies. After Ryan Braun was walked by Felipe Paulino (0-4) with one out, Fielder drove a pitch deep to right field for the game-winner after Milwaukee had previously erased deficits of 2-1, 4-2, 5-4 and finally 6-5. Fielder was mobbed at home plate as teammates came streaming out of the dugout almost as soon as he made contact.
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h bi 2 0 1 0 2 2 0 1 2 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jhnsn ss 3 0 0 0 Helms ph 0 0 0 0 crams p 0 0 0 0 Mdunn p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 LNunez p 0 0 0 0 Fuld lf snnnstn p 2 0 0 0 Howell p 0 0 0 0 BGoms p 0 0 0 0 srdrgz ss 1 0 1 0 Totals 32 3 7 3 Totals 30 5 9 5 Tampa Bay 200 000 100—3 Florida 100 200 02x—5 e—Zobrist (3). dp—tampa Bay 1, Florida 1. Lob—tampa Bay 3, Florida 5. 2b—s.rodriguez (8), coghlan (12), Morrison (8). 3b—Joyce 2 (2). Hr— Morrison (6), stanton (10). cs—e.johnson (1). sf— G.sanchez, stanton. IP H R ER BB SO Tampa Bay sonnanstine 5 7 3 3 0 1 Howell 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 ⁄3 0 0 0 0 2 B.Gomes 1 ⁄3 0 0 0 1 1 c.ramos Jo.peralta L,1-3 1 2 2 2 1 0 Florida ani.sanchez 7 6 3 3 1 6 M.dunn W,4-2 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 L.nunez s,16-16 1 t—2:45. a—18,111 (38,560).
Indians 5, Reds 4 Cincinnati Cleveland ab r h bi ab r h bi stubbs cf 4 1 0 0 Brantly cf 4 1 1 1 JGoms dh 4 0 0 0 acarer ss 3 1 0 0 Votto 1b 4 0 1 1 choo rf 3 1 1 1 phllps 2b 4 1 1 0 csantn c 1 0 0 1 Bruce rf 4 1 2 0 duncan dh 2 0 0 1 rolen 3b 4 0 1 1 carrer dh 1 0 1 1 Heisey lf 4 0 1 1 ocarer 2b 4 0 0 0 Hanign c 4 0 1 0 Laport 1b 3 0 0 0 Janish ss 2 1 0 0 Kearns lf 3 1 1 0 FLewis ph 0 0 0 0 Hnnhn 3b 3 1 1 0 Totals 34 4 7 3 Totals 27 5 5 5 Cincinnati 002 002 000—4 Cleveland 000 004 01x—5 e—Bruce (3), o.cabrera (3), c.santana (1), Laporta (4). dp—cincinnati 1, cleveland 1. Lob— cincinnati 7, cleveland 4. 2b—Bruce (7). 3b—choo (1). sb—rolen (1). cs—Heisey (1). sf—duncan. IP H R ER BB SO Cincinnati 3 4 4 2 3 t.Wood 51⁄3 0 0 0 1 1 ondrusek 12⁄3 2 ⁄3 1 1 1 1 0 Bray L,1-1 1 ⁄3 1 0 0 0 0 Masset Cleveland White 3 1 2 1 3 3 Herrmann 2 3 2 1 0 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 J.smith 1 ⁄3 2 ⁄3 1 0 0 0 0 sipp 1 0 0 0 1 pestano W,1-0 2⁄3 c.perez s,11-12 1 0 0 0 1 0 t—3:15. a—31,622 (43,441).
Pirates 10, Tigers 1 Detroit ab aJcksn cf 4 ssizmr 2b 4 Boesch rf 4 Valvrd p 0 Micarr 1b 4 c.Wells pr 0 VMrtnz c 4 dirks lf 4 Kelly 3b 4 santiag ss 3 penny p 2 Villarrl p 0 Benoit p 0 raburn rf 1 Totals 34 Detroit
r 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1
Pittsburgh h bi ab r h bi 1 0 aMcct cf 4 1 1 0 0 0 tabata lf 3 3 2 0 0 0 GJones rf 4 2 2 2 0 0 ascanio p 0 0 0 0 2 0 Walker 2b 5 1 2 5 0 0 overay 1b 5 1 1 1 1 0 doumit c 4 0 1 1 1 0 BrWod 3b 2 1 0 0 0 0 cedeno ss 3 0 1 0 2 1 Karstns p 2 0 0 0 0 0 diaz ph 1 1 0 1 0 0 dMcct p 0 0 0 0 0 0 resop p 0 0 0 0 0 0 paul rf 1 0 0 0 7 1 Totals 3410 1010 000 001 000— 1
Pittsburgh 000 106 03x—10 e—a.mccutchen (2). dp—pittsburgh 1. Lob— detroit 6, pittsburgh 7. 2b—a.jackson (9), G.jones (4), Walker (11). Hr—santiago (1), Walker (6), overbay (4). sb—a.mccutchen (6), cedeno (1), diaz (2). IP H R ER BB SO Detroit 2 5 ⁄3 6 5 5 5 4 penny L,4-4 1 ⁄3 2 2 2 1 0 Villarreal Benoit 1 0 0 0 0 2 1 2 3 3 1 0 Valverde Pittsburgh Karstens W,3-2 6 3 1 1 0 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 d.Mccutchen resop 1 1 0 0 0 2 ascanio 1 1 0 0 0 1 t—2:59. a—24,396 (38,362).
Royals 3, Cardinals 0 St. Louis ab theriot ss 4 rasms cf 4 pujols 1b 3 Hollidy dh 3 craig lf 4 YMolin c 3 Jay rf 4 Green 2b 3 dscals 3b 2
Kansas City h bi ab r h bi 1 0 Gordon lf 3 0 1 0 0 0 Mecarr cf 3 0 0 1 1 0 Hosmer 1b 4 0 2 0 1 0 Francr rf 4 0 0 0 1 0 Butler dh 4 1 1 0 0 0 Betemt 3b 4 1 2 0 2 0 B.pena c 2 0 0 1 0 0 Getz 2b 3 1 2 0 0 0 aescor ss 3 0 1 1 Kozma 3b 1 0 0 0 Totals 31 0 6 0 Totals 30 3 9 3 St. Louis 000 000 000—0 Kansas City 000 000 30x—3 dp—st. Louis 1, Kansas city 2. Lob—st. Louis 7, Kansas city 6. 2b—pujols (5), Betemit (13). sb— Jay (2). sf—Me.cabrera, B.pena. IP H R ER BB SO St. Louis 1 9 3 3 0 5 crpenter L,1-4 6 ⁄3 2 ⁄3 0 0 0 1 0 Miller Franklin 1 0 0 0 0 0 Kansas City 2 6 0 0 2 6 Francis W,1-5 7 ⁄3 1 ⁄3 0 0 0 1 1 crow H,3 soria s,7-9 1 0 0 0 0 1 t—2:17. a—26,816 (37,903). r 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nationals 17, Orioles 5 Washington ab r Berndn cf 6 1 dsmnd ss 6 2 L.Nix lf 5 1 Werth rf 4 2 Bixler rf 1 0 stairs dh 4 0 Morse dh 2 0 adLrc 1b 3 2 cora ph-1b1 0 Wrams c 4 5 espins 2b 4 3 HrstnJr 3b 5 1
Baltimore h bi ab r h bi 2 2 pie lf-cf 5 0 1 1 2 0 adJons cf 3 0 1 1 2 2 reimld rf 1 0 1 0 3 4 Markks rf 3 1 2 0 0 0 Fox c 1 0 1 0 0 0 Guerrr dh 5 1 2 0 1 0 Wieters c 4 1 1 2 0 0 Bsnydr 1b 0 0 0 0 1 0 scott 1b 4 0 1 1 3 2 Hardy ss 4 0 0 0 3 5 andino ss 0 0 0 0 2 2 Mrrynl 3b 2 1 1 0 radms 2b 4 1 1 0 Totals 45171917 Totals 36 5 12 5 Washington 030 361 112—17 Baltimore 003 200 000— 5 dp—Washington 1, Baltimore 1. Lob—Washington 8, Baltimore 8. 2b—pie (3), Wieters (7), Mar.reynolds (9). 3b—W.ramos (1), espinosa (4). Hr—Bernadina (1), L.nix (6), Werth 2 (8), W.ramos (3), espinosa (6). sf—ad.jones. IP H R ER BB SO Washington Marquis 4 8 5 5 3 2 rodriguez W,1-0 3 2 0 0 0 3 coffey 1 0 0 0 0 0 slaten 1 2 0 0 0 0 Baltimore 6 6 6 3 3 arrieta L,5-2 32⁄3 Berken 1 5 6 6 1 2
rapada 11⁄3 2 1 1 M.Gonzalez 2 2 2 2 1 4 2 2 Gregg t—3:31. a—24,442 (45,438).
1 0 0
2 2 0
Red Sox 15, Cubs 5 Chicago
Boston ab r h bi ab r h bi castro ss 5 0 0 0 ellsury cf 6 2 3 2 Barney 2b 5 1 1 0 pedroia 2b 4 3 2 0 JeBakr 3b 5 2 4 0 sutton 2b 0 0 0 0 arrmr dh 4 0 3 1 adGnzl 1b 6 1 4 4 campn ph 1 0 0 0 Youkils 3b 5 2 3 3 c.pena 1b4 1 0 1 ortiz dh 5 2 2 0 Byrd cf 2 0 0 0 Lowrie ss 5 0 2 1 deWitt ph 1 0 0 0 camrn rf 3 1 0 0 asorin lf 4 1 2 0 crwfrd lf 5 1 1 2 rJhnsn rf 4 0 2 2 dMcdn lf 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 sltlmch c 3 3 2 1 K.Hill c Totals 38 512 4 Totals 4215 1913 Chicago 002 030 000— 5 Boston 202 420 05x—15 e—a.soriano (4), K.hill (4), s.castro 2 (9), Lowrie (6). dp—chicago 1, Boston 1. Lob—chicago 10, Boston 10. 2b—Barney (6), ar.ramirez (10), re.johnson (6), ellsbury (14), pedroia (6), Youkilis 2 (13), ortiz 2 (8). Hr—Youkilis (8), saltalamacchia (2). sb—ellsbury (14), pedroia (8). sf—Youkilis. IP H R ER BB SO Chicago 8 7 7 3 3 d.davis L,0-2 32⁄3 1 ⁄3 5 3 3 1 0 Maine J.russell 3 2 0 0 0 1 samardzija 1 4 5 3 2 1 Boston Lester W,6-1 6 12 5 5 2 5 atchison s,1-1 3 0 0 0 0 3 t—3:35. a—37,140 (37,493).
Dodgers 6, White Sox 4 (10) Los Angeles Chicago ab r h bi ab r h bi GwynJ cf 3 0 0 0 pierre lf 5 0 2 0 sands cf 1 0 0 0 alrmrz ss 5 0 0 0 carroll ss 5 2 4 0 a.dunn dh 5 0 0 1 ethier rf 4 0 1 0 Konerk 1b 5 0 0 0 Kemp cf 4 2 2 2 Quentin rf 4 0 2 0 Uribe 2b 3 0 0 0 rios cf 4 1 1 0 Jcastr 2b 2 1 1 1 rcastr c 3 1 1 1 Loney 1b 5 0 1 1 przyns c 1 0 1 0 Navarr c 4 0 0 0 Bckhm 2b 4 1 1 2 Gions lf 5 0 2 1 Morel 3b 3 0 1 0 Guerrir p 0 0 0 0 Vizquel ph 1 1 1 0 elbert p 0 0 0 0 Macdgl p 0 0 0 0 Mitchll 3b 5 1 1 1 Totals 41 612 6 Totals 40 4 10 4 Los Angeles 200 000 001 3—6 Chicago 030 000 000 1—4 dp—chicago 1. Lob—Los angeles 9, chicago 6. 2b—carroll 2 (9), Loney (4), Quentin (16), rios (7), r.castro (2). Hr—Kemp (10), Mitchell (1), Beckham (4). IP H R ER BB SO Los Angeles Lilly 7 7 3 3 0 5 Jansen W,1-0 2 1 0 0 0 2 1 ⁄3 2 1 1 0 0 Guerrier H,7 1 ⁄3 0 0 0 0 0 elbert H,1 0 0 0 0 0 Mcdougal s,1-1 1⁄3 Chicago Humber 7 5 2 2 1 4 1 ⁄3 1 0 0 2 1 thornton H,4 2 ⁄3 0 0 0 0 1 crain H,6 5 4 4 1 2 s.santos L,2-1 11⁄3 2 ⁄3 1 0 0 0 0 ohman t—3:17. a—24,121 (40,615).
Angels 9, Braves 0 Atlanta
Los Angeles ab r h bi ab r h bi prado 3b 4 0 0 0 Mizturs 2b 3 1 0 0
Uggla 2b 3 0 0 0 Willits ph-lf 1 0 0 0 conrad 2b 1 0 0 0 aybar ss 3 2 1 0 Mccnn c 4 0 0 0 abreu dh 3 1 2 1 Jones dh 3 0 0 0 trHntr rf 3 1 1 1 d.ross ph 1 0 0 0 BoWlsn 1b 1 0 0 0 Hinske lf 3 0 2 0 callasp 3b 3 1 2 3 Fremn 1b 3 0 0 0 conger c 4 0 0 1 alGzlz ss 2 0 0 0 trumo 1b 4 1 3 3 dHrndz ss 1 0 0 0 amarst lf 4 0 0 0 McLoth cf 3 0 0 0 Bourjos cf 3 2 1 0 Mather rf 3 0 2 0 32 9 10 9 Totals 31 0 4 0 Totals 000 000 000—0 Atlanta Los Angeles 006 201 00x—9 Lob—atlanta 4, Los angeles 7. 2b—abreu (9), trumbo (8), Bourjos (7). Hr—trumbo (7). sb—Bourjos (4). cs—abreu (2). s—aybar. IP H R ER BB SO Atlanta 7 8 8 3 2 t.hudson L,4-4 32⁄3 2 1 1 1 2 c.Martinez 21⁄3 asencio 2 1 0 0 0 0 Los Angeles e.santana W,2-4 9 4 0 0 0 7 t—2:28. a—40,211 (45,389).
Diamondbacks 8, Twins 7 Minnesota Arizona ab r h bi ab r h bi span cf 4 1 1 0 Blmqst lf 3 1 1 0 plouffe ss 3 2 1 2 rrorts 3b 4 0 1 3 Kubel rf 5 0 1 2 J.Upton rf 3 0 0 0 Mornea 1b5 0 1 0 s.drew ss 4 2 2 1 cuddyr 2b 4 1 1 1 cYoung cf 3 1 1 0 Valenci 3b 4 1 1 1 Monter c 4 1 2 1 dYong lf 4 1 2 0 Nady 1b 4 2 2 1 rriver c 2 0 0 0 KJhnsn 2b 4 1 2 2 revere ph 1 0 1 0 iKnndy p 2 0 0 0 Butera c 1 1 1 1 Heilmn p 0 0 0 0 dunsng p 2 0 0 0 Brrghs ph 1 0 0 0 perkins p 0 0 0 0 JGutrrz p 0 0 0 0 alBrntt p 0 0 0 0 dHrndz p 0 0 0 0 LHughs ph1 0 0 0 patersn p 0 0 0 0 slowey p 0 0 0 0 dumtrt p 0 0 0 0 tolbert ph 0 0 0 0 Totals 36 710 7 Totals 32 8 11 8 Minnesota 010 001 023—7 Arizona 000 010 52x—8 dp—arizona 1. Lob—Minnesota 6, arizona 4. 2b—Butera (3), r.roberts (4), c.young (13), Nady (4), K.johnson (8). 3b—Kubel (1). Hr—plouffe (3), cuddyer (5), Valencia (4), s.drew (3). cs— Bloomquist (2). s—c.young, i.kennedy. IP H R ER BB SO Minnesota duensing L,2-4 6 7 5 5 1 5 2 ⁄3 1 1 1 1 0 perkins 1 ⁄3 0 0 0 0 0 al.Burnett 2 ⁄3 3 2 2 0 0 slowey 1 ⁄3 0 0 0 0 0 dumatrait Arizona 6 4 4 1 3 Kennedy W,5-1 72⁄3 1 ⁄3 1 0 0 0 1 Heilman H,2 1 ⁄3 2 2 2 0 0 J.Gutierrez da.Hernandez 0 1 1 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 paterson s,1-1 2⁄3 t—2:46. a—27,450 (48,633).
Mariners 4, Padres 1 Seattle ab isuzuki rf 4 Figgins 3b 4 smoak 1b 4 aKndy 2b 2 FGtrrz cf 4 olivo c 4 peguer lf 4 ryan ss 3 Bedard p 3 cust ph 1
r 0 0 0 1 0 2 1 0 0 0
San Diego h bi ab 0 0 denorfi rf 3 0 0 Bartlett ss 4 1 0 Ludwck lf 4 1 0 cantu 3b 4 0 0 Maybin cf 3 2 1 Hawpe 1b 2 1 1 Hudsn 2b 3 2 2 rJhnsn c 3 1 0 Latos p 1 0 0 eptrsn ph 0
r 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
h bi 0 0 1 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
0 0 0 0 Luebke p 0 0 0 0 Neshek p 0 0 0 0 Headly ph 1 0 0 0 Totals 33 4 8 4 Totals 28 1 4 1 Seattle 020 101 000—4 San Diego 000 000 001—1 e—ryan (4), Bartlett (9). dp—seattle 3, san diego 2. Lob—seattle 5, san diego 3. 2b—olivo (3), ryan (6). 3b—peguero (1). Hr—olivo (3). sb— a.kennedy (4), Bartlett (8). sf—ryan. H R ER BB SO IP Seattle Bedard W,2-4 8 3 0 0 2 9 1 1 1 0 1 0 ray San Diego Latos L,1-6 6 8 4 4 1 4 2 0 0 0 1 3 Luebke Neshek 1 0 0 0 0 1 t—2:32. a—26,501 (42,691).
National Brewers 7, Rockies 6 (14) Colorado Milwaukee ab r h bi ab r h bi Fowler cf 7 0 1 1 Weeks 2b 6 1 2 0 Herrer 2b 7 0 1 0 c.Hart rf 6 0 0 0 tlwtzk ss 4 0 1 0 Braun lf 5 1 1 1 splrghs lf 3 0 0 0 Fielder 1b 7 1 2 2 Giambi 1b 4 1 1 1 McGeh 3b 5 1 1 1 amezg ss 2 1 1 0 YBtncr ss 6 2 3 1 s.smith rf 6 0 3 1 Mirivr c 6 0 2 0 JoLopz 3b 6 0 1 0 Nieves c 0 0 0 0 Wggntn lf 6 2 3 0 cGomz cf 5 1 2 0 iannett c 6 1 2 1 Greink p 0 0 0 0 Hamml p 2 1 1 2 Lucroy ph 1 0 1 1 Mtrynl p 0 0 0 0 Hwkns p 0 0 0 0 rBtncr p 0 0 0 0 Kotsay ph 1 0 0 0 Lndstr p 0 0 0 0 axford p 0 0 0 0 cGnzlz ph 1 0 0 0 Loe p 0 0 0 0 Belisle p 0 0 0 0 counsll ph 1 0 0 0 JMorls ph 1 0 1 0 Mitre p 0 0 0 0 daley p 0 0 0 0 BBoggs ph 1 0 0 0 street p 0 0 0 0 Mcclnd p 0 0 0 0 chacin ph 1 0 0 0 Fpauln p 0 0 0 0 Totals 56 616 6 Totals 50 7 14 6 Colorado 002 011 000 000 11—6 Milwaukee 100 101 010 000 12—7 one out when winning run scored. e—Jo.lopez 2 (3), Y.betancourt (3). dp—colorado 1, Milwaukee 2. Lob—colorado 9, Milwaukee 11. 2b—amezaga (1), s.smith (13), Wigginton 2 (6), Weeks (10). 3b—s.smith (2). Hr—Giambi (5), Hammel (1), Fielder (10), Mcgehee (4), Y.betancourt (3). sb—c.gomez 2 (11). cs— s.smith (1). s—Hammel, c.hart, c.gomez, Greinke. IP H R ER BB SO Colorado 8 3 2 2 1 Hammel 62⁄3 1 ⁄3 0 0 0 0 1 reynolds H,7 Btancourt Bs,3-3 1 2 1 1 0 2 Lindstrom 1 0 0 0 0 1 Belisle 2 1 0 0 1 2 daley 1 0 0 0 0 0 street Bs,2-16 1 2 1 1 0 0 1 1 2 2 1 0 F.paulino L,0-4 ⁄3 Milwaukee Greinke 6 8 4 4 0 9 Hawkins 2 1 0 0 0 1 axford 1 1 0 0 0 1 Loe 2 1 0 0 0 2 Mitre 2 3 1 1 0 0 Mcclendon W,1-0 1 2 1 0 0 0 HBp—by Hammel (Braun). Wp—Hammel. Umpires—Home, rob drake; First, Gary darling; second, Bruce dreckman; third, paul emmel. t—4:35. a—33,361 (41,900).