Many thanks to the organizers of the inaugural “Hops and Horsepower” fundraising event held at New Sarum Brewery this weekend. It truly was an amazing array of cars from lovingly restored Camaros and Volkswagens to a high powered candy red Lotus – all were equally impressive to look at and enjoy. The event was completely…

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In 2016, the Community Care Clinic of Rowan County saw some astounding service numbers. Some 2,200 medical visits were provided, as well as 1,300 dental visits. The organization also provided more than 20,000 prescriptions. In total, the services would have cost $4.5 million if billed according to standard insurance reimbursement rates. But the Community Care…

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Money remaining in the bank account of the defunct Rowan Care Alliance has been distributed to the Community Care Clinic of Rowan County. Former board member and RCA secretary Pete Prunkl presented a check for $8,834.12 to clinic Executive Director Krista Woolly. “The mission of the RCA was to help an underserved and uninsured clientele, specifically…

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SALISBURY — Mary Repsher did the math recently. The 27 people who have successfully stopped smoking with help of the Community Care Clinic of Rowan County have saved a total of $60,000, represented by the 9,855 packs and 197,000 cigarettes they did not purchase. Repsher is the volunteer facilitator who heads the eight-week smoking cessation…

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The Delta Dental Foundation (DDF) has awarded a $5,775 grant to the Community Care Clinic of Rowan County. In 2016, 24 percent of adults in the county were uninsured, and this grant will help provide dental supplies for these individuals. The Community Care Clinic offers the only free dental care for adults in Rowan County,…

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