The top five cops and courts stories of 2016 in McDowell.
The North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) is once again tracking Santa's annual journey. You can check Santa's progress here.
ASHEVILLE – Mission Health has announced that it is implementing its Visitor Limitation Policy and asking patients’ family members and friends to limit their hospital visits. Visitors under the age of 12 and those who do not feel well are encouraged to call patients rather than visit them in…
East McDowell students wore tiger masks, ate buñuelos and discussed St. Nicolas as they learned about Christmas around the globe.
The North Carolina AIDS Action Network, the state’s only HIV/AIDS advocacy organization, will be celebrating World AIDS Day in a big way with a series of events across the state on December 1st and 2nd. The HIV/AIDS community designates December 1st as World AIDS Day every year to raise awar…
Editor’s note: Former McDowell News reporter and current McDowell County Volunteer Coordinator Landdis Hollifield wrote a feature last year listing her favorite locally made Christmas gift items. It was so popular, we asked her to do it again this year.
ASHEVILLE – A National Wildfire Prevention and Education Team has arrived in North Carolina to conduct wildfire prevention assessments and awareness activities.
*Editor’s note: The McDowell News has partnered with McDowell EMS to provide a series of articles on their assistance during Hurricane Matthew.