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Report: Marion man charged with stealing SUV

Authorities said Wednesday they arrested a Marion man for stealing a Ford Explorer.

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Tuesday 07/26/2016
Three cars collide on Sugar Hill Road
Updated: July 26, 2016 - 4:30 pm

A three-car collision happened Tuesday on Sugar Hill Road after one driver apparently blacked out behind the wheel.

Two missing from therapeutic boarding school
Updated: July 27, 2016 - 1:25 pm

McDowell County sheriff’s deputies are searching for two 17 years olds who reportedly left SUWS of the Carolinas in Old Fort early Tuesday morning.

Monday 07/25/2016
Marion man wanted on larceny charges
Posted: July 25, 2016

McDowell County Sheriff’s Office investigators are searching for 23-year-old Dylan Ryan Grindstaff, whose last known address was 88 Riverview Acres Drive in Marion.

Report: Thief drives in on tractor, out on golf course
Updated: July 25, 2016 - 3:40 pm

Authorities said Monday they searched an hour and a half on Friday for a Marshall man accused of stealing a tractor then a golf cart and eventually fleeing on foot.

From our archives: Here’s a look back at this week in 1980
Updated: July 25, 2016 - 2:10 pm

Editor’s note: This feature mines our archives for what was going on this week in local history. These photos came from The McDowell Express.

Thursday 07/21/2016
Horse put down after being shot
Posted: July 21, 2016

An Old Fort family is offering a cash reward for information on who shot their horse.

Report: Kids had meth in systems
Updated: July 21, 2016 - 2:31 pm

Authorities said Thursday they arrested a Marion couple after their two sons tested positive for meth.

Wednesday 07/20/2016
Group protests recent murder conviction
Updated: July 20, 2016 - 3:27 pm

Members of a Charlotte-based civil rights group and community members held a press conference outside the McDowell County courthouse Wednesday morning to protest a recent murder conviction.