Ken Schrader preparing to race in Sunday's Federated 200

NASCAR veteran and 17-time ARCA winner, Ken Schrader, is entered in this Sunday’s Federated Auto Parts 200 at Salem Speedway. Schrader had an ARCA win at Salem in 1999. The Federated Auto …

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“Stand up for Jesus” rally

Eastview Baptist Church in Paoli is sponsoring a “Stand up for Jesus” Rally at the Paoli courthouse square on Sunday, April 26, at 2 p.m. For more information, call Eastview Pastor Greg Strothers …

Drug drop

A drug drop will be held at Salem City Hall on Saturday, April 25, from 10 a.m. to noon. All unused, outdated medications will be taken and disposed of, no questions asked. This event is sponsored by …
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Historic Salem Speedway awaits young standout

Salem Speedway has long been considered somewhat of a proving grounds for up-and-coming drivers, and yet another young racing phenom will test his skills this weekend on the high banks. Brandon …

Senators beat Shoals 3-2

Hunter Holliday hurls a pitch toward the plate in the Senators 3-2 win. West Washington pulled through to get the win in a pitchers duel with Shoals on Tuesday night. Read the Salem Democrat on Wednesday for more.
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Several Relay For Life events coming up in May

Two local Relay For Life teams are hoping the community will show their support for the American Cancer Society through their fashion choices. The Cruisin’ For a Cure team is selling T-shirts …

Ag Day is a hit

Jacob Miller and Delainey Predmor pat a lamb held by David Embree during Ag Day, sponsored by Farm Bureau. For more an Ag Day check out the Salem Democrats on newsstands tonight!
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Farm Service Agency microloans available

Farm Service Agency (FSA) reminds Washington County farmers that the FSA borrowing limit for microloans is now $50,000. Microloans offer borrowers simplified lending with less paperwork. The …