Browsing All Posts filed under »Articles«

Salisbury: Bryan Mims Arrested Saturday in Food Lion Warehouse Lot for Allegedly Assaulting a Truck Driver with a Dangerous Weapon

April 23, 2018

0

RFP Staff ♦ According to Salisbury Police sources Bryan Eric Mims, 34, from Michigan who hitchhiked a ride from California with Manjinder Singh, 45, from Canton Michigan and a driver for Green Trucking LLc, got into a heated altercation over a Samsung Galaxy cellphone in the Food Lion Warehouse parking lot at 2085 Harrison Road.  Mims […]

Salisbury: Diamante Crawford Convicted Felon Arrested Saturday Afternoon on N. Long Street for Alleged Sex Offenses with a Child

April 23, 2018

0

RFP Staff ♦ According to sources in the Rowan County Sheriff’s Office Diamante Denolan Crawford, 22, a convicted felon living in East Spencer, was arrested by Rowan County Sheriff’s Office deputies at 813 N. Long Street at 2:30 p.m. on Saturday for alleged sexual offenses with a child.  The victim was alleged to be a […]

The Fibrant Autopsy Part V: Examining the Hotwire Lease’s Moving Parts

April 22, 2018

0

Todd Paris, RFP Contributor and Salisbury Attorney ♦ Thirty or so years ago at UNC Law they taught that when drafting contracts it was best to use simple terms and be as concise and clear as possible so that if there were litigation, a judge or jury would not have problems understanding the stated intent […]

Jim Sides, Candidate for the Rowan County Commission, Discusses the Most Important Issues and How He would Address Them If Elected

April 22, 2018

0

Jim Sides, Republican Candidate for the Rowan County Commission The RFP Staff asked Jim Sides what were the most important issues and how would he address them if elected to the Rowan County Commission: Taxes The ruling faction of the current Board of County Commissioners has proven they are very good at spending the taxpayer’s […]

Salisbury: Man Dies of Gunshot Wounds Early Saturday Morning After Being Shot at the FishZilla Arcade on East Innes Street

April 21, 2018

0

RFP Staff ♦ Salisbury Police sources report that James Christopher Davis, 45, an employee of Fishzilla Arcade for the past 3 months from Albemarle, N.C., died from gunshot wounds from a shooting inside the Fishzilla Arcade at 1812 E. Innes Street.  Officers received a 911 dispatch at 1:18 p.m. and arrived to find Mr. Davis […]

Letter-to-the Editor: Who is Mike Julian? Why is Mike Running for County Commissioner?

April 21, 2018

0

Giovanni Vincent Spillman, Rowan County, N.C. ♦ With Rowan County Primary elections already in motion, it is important that every citizen in the county becomes informed about the candidates.  In particular Commissioner Candidate Michael “Mike” Julian.   Julian is challenging the incumbents Greg Edds, Jim Greene, and Judy Klusman.  Here from Mike’s campaign website on […]

The Fibrant Autopsy Part IV: Fibrant’s Death Rattle, Secret Meetings, and Hotwire Who? // Jim Sides Eyeballs the Hotwire Lease

April 20, 2018

0

Todd Paris, RFP Contributor and Salisbury Attorney ♦ Back in April 2017 City Council (Mayor Karen Alexander, Brian Miller and Maggie Blackwell, David Post and Kenny Hardin) and City Manager Lane Bailey decided it was finally time to try to “do something” about the Fibrant Debacle. If Fibrant was a nuclear reactor we were well […]