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News in Salem

15

Mar

2018

Feeling Green

On Saturday the world will transform into a mass of green and shamrocks. Everywhere you look will be green shirts, crazy socks, shamrock sunglasses, and people claiming to be Irish. Restaurants will be serving specials on corned beef sandwiches and green drinks.

Yes, St. Patrick’s Day is upon us. While Salem won’t be dyeing the Roanoke River green, there will be all kinds of fun.

12

Mar

2018

Jamey Johnson Set for Salem Return This June

Eleven-time Grammy Nominee set to play in Salem on June 22

8

Mar

2018

Indoor Fun

With the weather resuming its normal chilly temperatures, we are reminded there are still two weeks of winter left. Even longer until the temperatures start to rise consistently. Here are some activities you and your family can enjoy in cold, or warm, weather!

7

Mar

2018

New Assistant Principal Named for South Salem

Christina Rose has been at West Salem since 2015

6

Mar

2018

School Division Announces Teacher of the Year

The Salem School Division Teacher of the Year for 2018 has influenced students in detention centers, jails and college classrooms during her career, but she garners Salem’s top teacher honor for the tremendous work she does with middle school students at Andrew Lewis.

2

Mar

2018

This Might be Cheesy

Is there anything cozier than a grilled cheese? Two pieces of delicious bread with a mound of gooey cheese oozing over the edges.

22

Feb

2018

White Oak Tea Tavern

White Oak Tea Tavern is well know for their tea and chicken salad. We talked with Kim Arney, Co-Owner of the Tea Tavern, about their move to Salem. 

19

Feb

2018

Police Department Announces 2017 Officer of the Year

Officer Keen has been on the job for less than two years

16

Feb

2018

Waffles

Is there anything better than a waffle? What about a waffle with smothered and covered hash browns? On rainy days like today I dream of waffles covered with chocolate chips. Well get ready, because Waffle House is opened!

14

Feb

2018

Laura James Named New South Salem Principal

Laura James will replace Margaret Humphrey, who is retiting in June

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