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Community Care Clinic’s open house shows off its remodeled digs

SALISBURY — For 90 days, things were a little topsy-turvy at the Community Care Clinic of Rowan. Over those three months, the clinic underwent an $188,000 remodeling. It meant the kitchen was being used as a reception area and pharmacy. Patients waited in a narrow hallway before being called to one of the makeshift treatment…

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Community Care Clinic receives Salisbury Academy Bloom gift

As the featured nonprofit for Salisbury Academy’s Bloom in Wonder gala held March 30, the Community Care Clinic of Rowan County received $2,500 to be used without restriction toward its mission of providing primary medical and dental care as well as prescription medications to qualified underserved and uninsured adults in Rowan County. The gift was…

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‘Bonnets, Baskets and Brunch’

An afternoon of fashion fun benefits Community Care Clinic Click here to view the photo gallery. “Bonnets, Baskets and Brunch” was the theme of the 21st Annual Fashions for a Cause benefitting Community Care Clinic, held Wednesday in Catawba College’s Crystal Lounge. “The Rowan County Medical Society Alliance did such a phenomenal job,” said Teen…

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Saturday ceremony will close out ’49 Days of Gratitude’

SPENCER — A closing ceremony filled with patriotic music and tributes to military veterans will mark the end of the countywide “49 Days of Gratitude.” The closing will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at North Rowan High School. Launched Feb. 9 with a parade and opening ceremony at the N.C. Transportation Museum in Spencer, 49…

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Exercise Is Medicine

You know you need to get in shape, but you can’t get motivated. Don’t you wish your doctor could write you a prescription to get healthy? That’s exactly what the Community Care Clinic is doing through its Exercise is Medicine program. Exercise is Medicine is a global health initiative managed by the American College of…

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Teamwork links Community Care Clinic award winners

SALISBURY — Debbie Hill was so excited that Dr. David Mayberry was being named Volunteer of the Year for Community Care Clinic on Monday evening that she totally forgot about the other award. Hill, the clinic’s dental coordinator, has worked with Mayberry, a local dentist, at a dozen Missions of Mercy dental clinics statewide, including…

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Proud to be from Rowan again

Rowan County and Salisbury are “on the move” now and are very positive places to work, live and play. The potential is unbelievable. As a native who spent the first 25 years of my life in Rowan County and who continues to visit and speak there, I take great pride in being a native. As…

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Runway show: Fashions for a Cause benefits Community Care Clinic

Pink and coral. Black and white. Floral prints. Lace. Long necklaces and huge sunglasses. Kimonos and “cold shoulders.” All of spring’s newest trends were on display at the 20th annual Fashions for A Cause on April 10 in Catawba College’s Crystal Lounge. The perennially sold-out event raises money for the Community Care Clinic, a local…

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