The business owner who plans to build a Holiday Inn Express along N.C. 226 and Interstate 40 in Marion said his 30-acre site could have more than just a hotel.
The McDowell County Schools Got Talent event showcased the county’s most talented students. Everything from ballet to sign language was represented on Friday night.
LINCOLNTON – A three-month undercover operation by the Lincolnton Police Department led to officers charging eight men with soliciting a minor, according to a press release. One of the suspects was an area teacher.
For more than 20 years, a native of McDowell County has heard cases in the state’s second highest court, which is celebrating its 50th year in 2017.
In an interview with broadcast journalist Ted Koppel that instantly went viral on Sunday, Fox News host Sean Hannity offered this reply to Koppel's claim that opinionated programs such as Hannity's have deepened political polarization:
The month of March represents a lot of national recognition days including one very important one – National Reading Awareness Month. Partnership for Children of the Foothills is marking this important milestone with the announcement of a collaboration with the national program Read Aloud 15…
Rain over the weekend provided much needed relief for firefighters on the White Creek Fire and local area residents. The fire is now 100% contained at 5,538 acres.
McDowell High School seniors were given a golden opportunity to hear firsthand information on what industries in their town look for in potential employees.
MEMPHIS, Tenn. - In the front row behind the North Carolina bench, Kris Jenkins remained seated as everyone stood around him. Calmness in the final seconds comes naturally to him. He had come to FedEx Forum to support North Carolina point guard Nate Britt, whom he lived with in high school a…
Construction of three site-specific sculptures at The Bascom Art Center in Highlands is underway and a McDowell County business helped make it possible.
For people in McDowell suffering from life-threatening conditions and need help paying their medical bills, the Dread Disease Society is ready to assist them.
A Union Mills man with a history of larceny arrests was given at least 12 years in prison for robbing and running over someone’s leg at a Marion gas station.
WASHINGTON - House Republican leaders abruptly pulled a Republican rewrite of the nation's health-care system from consideration on Friday, a dramatic acknowledgement that they are so far unable to repeal the Affordable Care Act.
The new director of Head Start made her school board debut at this month’s meeting where she re-submitted to the board a refunding application.