WASHINGTON - The Trump administration on Wednesday revoked federal protections for transgender students who sought the right to use the public school restrooms that match their gender identity, taking a stand on a contentious issue that has become the central battle over LGBT rights.
CHARLOTTE – A former mail carrier faces up to five years in prison after federal authorities found enough undelivered mail on his property – some of it dating back to 2000 – to fill two full-sized dump trucks.
The Marion City Council approved Tuesday the final design for the new events shelter/restroom structure in the downtown, which will serve as a stage for concerts and other outdoor gatherings and replace the gazebo on North Main Street.
Hundreds of McDowell County kindergarteners will visit McDowell Hospital Wednesday, Thursday and Friday for the Second Annual Teddy Bear Clinic. Students will receive a teddy, for keeps, that will accompany them as they visit various learning stations throughout the hospital.
The organizers of last year’s unity service have set the date of Sunday, Sept. 17 and the location for their next event, which will seek to include all of McDowell County.
A group of caring and dedicated volunteers worked hard Friday to make life easier for a woman in the Cross Mill community who’s battled one health problem after another.
McDowell County has a critical need for foster families. McDowell County DSS will be offering a Foster parent orientation on February 27th at McDowell County DSS at 6:00pm. You must attend the orientation to be enrolled in the upcoming foster parent TIPS-MAPP classes. If you or someone you k…
It’s not unusual for the McDowell County Rescue Squad to assist with animals stuck in a variety of strange places. So, when they got the call on Saturday to remove a tire rim from a dog’s head, it was just another day on the job.
Two 15-year-old McDowell High students face felony charges after authorities found more than 100 pills in their possession on school grounds, according to a report.
McDowell County sheriff’s deputies need the public’s help locating a local man who has skipped court on numerous occasions and now is on the run from the law.
The Marion Event Center is no longer operating and a “for sale” sign is now in the front window of the old House Theater building.
NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. — When President Donald Trump took the stage here Friday to mark the launch of Boeing's newest aircraft, it was a scene reminiscent of his airplane hanger rallies during the presidential campaign.
The co-chairwomen of the recent Women’s March on Washington are taking the next steps to keep the momentum going, including asking people to do their part in the movement.
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump said Thursday that he will issue a new executive order on immigration by next week, and Justice Department lawyers asked a federal appeals court to hold off on taking action in the legal battle over his initial travel ban until that order is in place.