On the border of McDowell and Mitchell counties, a small office decorated with life rafts and climbing gear is offering new and exciting outside adventures for people all over state of North Carolina.
A new clinic for McDowell natives will allow those with a prior criminal history to learn how to find employment and expunge previous offenses.
After 10 months of field trips, lectures and interactive projects in and around McDowell County, the LINC Class of 2017 graduated last week and reflected on good times.
Appreciation for flourishing businesses and plans for the upcoming Old Fort’s N.C. Gold Festival were among topics discussed in Monday’s Board of Aldermen meeting.
On Tuesday, the Marion City Council approved new zoning for the former Laughridge Furniture buildings and the Depot, which will allow for more uses in this key area.
Gov. Roy Cooper came to McDowell County Tuesday morning and announced that Baxter Healthcare's North Cove plant will expand and add 90 jobs. A separate small company in Nebo will get a grant that will allow them to hire up to 28 people. This is a developing story, so check back for more deta…
North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper will be in McDowell County Tuesday at Baxter Healthcare for an economic development announcement, the governor's office said Monday afternoon.
J.C. Penney Co. Inc. has rejoined the trend of big-box department stores reducing their brick-and-mortar footprint.
RALEIGH – B&H Foods of Charlotte is voluntarily recalling Ruth's Original pimento spread distributed at retail supermarkets in North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Virginia and Tennessee.
Aligning with the vision of positioning for success, the McDowell County Chamber of Commerce has been busy working to build a solid foundation and network that supports and facilitates growth in a sustainable way, leaders said.
An Avery County man charged with helping his mother in a scheme to return unsold items to Wal-Mart was given at least a year in prison in McDowell District Court.
McDowell County Sheriff’s Office K9s Jaz, Loki & Kessy have received bullet and stab protective vests thanks to a charitable donation from non-profit organization Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. K9s Jaz, Loki and Kessy’s vests are embroidered with the sentiment “In memory of K9 Ike Vancouve…
WASHINGTON - Healthcare company Baxter Healthcare Corporation (Baxter) has agreed to pay $18.158 million to resolve its criminal and civil liability arising from Baxter’s failure to follow current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP) when manufacturing sterile drug products in North Carolina …
These “heroes” don’t wear a cape or have a super power, but they do work to help keep our families and communities safe every day.
Five local business owners were awarded the Tom Johnson Entrepreneurship Award earlier this month at a ceremony hosted by the McDowell Chamber of Commerce.