Brother Wolf Animal Rescue- McDowell County chapter is committed to helping McDowell County build a no-kill community. Hundreds of adoptable pets are euthanized every year in our shelter, while many more suffer abuse, neglect, or a tough life on the streets. Please visit www.bwar.org/mcdowel…

Battle of the Books for middle school students was held recently in the auditorium of McDowell Technical Community College. Vickie Blankenship is the coach of East’s team and Wendy Washburn the coach of West’s team. After a close six rounds, West McDowell Middle School took home the winning …

Mercy Fund Animal Rescue of Marion has many precious pets for families or individuals to adopt. Their mission is to save the lives of stray and unwanted animals, and place them into good, forever, loving homes. They are a foster-based rescue dedicated to saving the lives of all animals inclu…