Fifth-grade students from each school attended the 10th annual countywide Career Fair on Friday, April 21 at McDowell Tech’s Universal Building. The hallways and classrooms were lined with businesses, organizations, schools, hospitals, and many more to talk and interact with the rising middl…

The annual downtown spring cleanup of Marion was held Saturday where multiple businesses, civic groups and community members joined together to clean up trash around the area. April 15 through the April 29 is considered Spring Litter Sweep in North Carolina. Through Friday, the city of Mario…

Editor’s note: This feature mines our archives for what was going on this week in local history.

Editor’s note: This feature mines our archives for what was going on this week in local history.

McSmiles’ students from each location gathered at Grace Community Park on Friday, April 7 to celebrate spring and Easter with an egg hunt, Easter bonnet parade, shaving cream art, easel painting, decorating Easter eggs and playing games like bean bag toss and basketball throw. McSmiles is a …