A man and woman on Burke County’s most wanted list for child abuse allegations were arrested after a short standoff Wednesday at a motel in Michigan.
The North Carolina Center for Missing Persons, which is overseen by the State Highway Patrol, is proud to announce the implementation of the N.C. Blue Alert system. The system is used to notify the public when any law enforcement officer in North Carolina has been violently attacked and a su…
Authorities said Thursday a Marion duo was found with drugs during a traffic checkpoint where the driver rolled up with a syringe tucked behind his ear.
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.
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.
A Marion man tied to a string of thefts in 2015 was given at least six years in prison during the January term of McDowell County Superior Court.
Authorities said Monday they arrested and charged a Nebo man with allegedly trying to sell his friend’s power tools online and stealing his mother’s car.
An Avery County man sentenced to a year in prison for defrauding Wal-Mart has been given additional time for selling stolen gift cards
Firefighters responded to a fire at IAC on East Main Street in Old Fort Monday evening. According to HR Manager Kenny Green, the fire started in the airlay machine near the back of the building and was swiftly contained and extinguished after evacuations took place.