Home and garden show this weekend!

The LPC Home and Garden Show is going on this weekend at the county fairgrounds. The event will run Friday night from 5-8:30 p.m. and Saturday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. On Friday evening, the Salem …

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EW offers Summer Lunch Program to students

County students can sense it — that home stretch of the last month before … via GIPHY It's a time of sleeping in, staying up late, travel, hanging out with friends, and all the …

Duke donates $20K+ for summer reading camp

Duke Energy's Washington County Government and Community Relations Manager Bruce Calloway presents a check for $20,318 to Bradie Shrum Principal Brent Minton for the school's Super Summer Reading …
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‘A Night Of Champions’ at EHS, Ticket sales end Friday

‘A Night Of Champions’ at EHS Ticket sales end Friday Eastern High School is hosting a “Night of Champions” to honor the Girls 2A State Basketball Championship team. T ickets are …

Eastern wins county track meet

Both Musketeers boys and girls track teams took home first in the county track meet on Tuesday night. For more photos and full results check out the Salem Democrat on newsstands now!
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Salem Animal Shelter Pets

Dogs• “Maxine” the terrier mix is 6 and was originally adopted from the shelter when she was 1. She recently started killing chickens, so was returned to the shelter. She may be best …

Home and garden show this weekend!

The LPC Home and Garden Show is going on this weekend at the county fairgrounds. The event will run Friday night from 5-8:30 p.m. and Saturday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. On Friday evening, the Salem …
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Mother's Day craft at the library

Children will have an opportunity to make a gift for their mom at the Mother’s Day Craft activity at the Salem Public Library Saturday, May 6. The event will begin at 10:30 a.m. This is for …