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Six people were transported to the hospital after a blue van and a white car collided on U.S. 70 West Tuesday afternoon in front of Grace Community Church.
An Old Fort man is charged with trying to cash his paycheck twice, Marion police said.
During a routine traffic stop, investigators discovered a small amount of drugs in a Marion man’s car, deputies said Tuesday.
An Avery County man will spend the rest of his life in prison for shooting and killing a Marion man over methamphetamine.
A body found near Lake James has sparked an investigation into the cause of death.
A Marion woman is charged with seven felonies after police said she stole her friend’s credit card and went shopping.
Marion police said they apprehended a runaway teen Monday morning after he broke into a church and the Marion Community Building over the weekend.
Each day, McDowell News staffers listen to the police scanner for goings-on around the community. And, many times, we hear something, look at each other and say, did we hear that correctly? We decided to jot down a few of the calls throughout the week and share them with our readers. The time of each call is approximate.
Marion police said a man went on a spending spree after finding a credit card in the parking lot of a gas station.
The home of Old Fort’s police chief was broken into on Thursday while his 10-year-old daughter was inside.
The secretary of the N.C. Department of Administration (DOA) made a stop at McDowell’s domestic and sexual assault shelter, New HOPE, on Thursday to learn about how they serve the community and what needs they have.
Almost eight months after an 80-year-old Marion woman was robbed of thousands of dollars allegedly by her niece’s husband, a grand jury indicted the suspect on 46 felony counts of identity theft.
Police charged a Marion man with exposing his privates to an 8-year-old girl and her mother.
A registered sex offender is now accused of choking a teenage boy, deputies said Wednesday.
A Marion man has been charged with four felonies after detectives said he continuously harasses his ex-girlfriend.
Authorities said Friday they arrested a Marion man following a hit-and-run accident after he pulled over to eat at a nearby restaurant.
Authorities said Friday a man wanted on child sex charges turned himself in.
Authorities said Thursday they are advising local residents not to fall for a phone scam.
Authorities said Tuesday they are looking for someone who dumped more than 520 pounds of food in Mill Creek.
A McDowell County murder mystery was revisited for a new series by TV channel Investigation Discovery on Friday.
An Old Fort man was hurt Friday in a motorcycle accident.
The N.C. Highway Patrol has identified the victim of Friday’s fatal motorcycle crash on N.C. 80.
Authorities said Monday they arrested a 19-year-old Marion man and charged him with shooting into a residence, possession of marijuana and assault on a female.
Authorities said Friday they arrested a Nebo man at a traffic stop for possessing methamphetamine.
Police officers are seeking a man they say is eluding authorities and wanted on charges of sex crimes against a minor.
Authorities said Thursday they arrested a McDowell High School teen after finding marijuana and drug paraphernalia in his backpack.
The driver of an SUV was taken to the hospital Tuesday morning after she ran into a woman’s house on Holly Street.
A former McDowell High School graduate has been recognized for his brave efforts after he encountered a shootout with a suspect in Charlotte.
Authorities said Wednesday they charged an inmate with spitting in a detention officer’s face while held in custody.
From staff reports
The two men involved in a fatal shooting on Thursday have been caught, according to Burke County Sheriff Steve Whisenant.
Authorities said Friday they have arrested a couple for felony child abuse after a 3-year-old tested positive for methamphetamine.
Authorities said Thursday that a man reported an alleged shooting in McDowell County only for it to be false upon review.
McDowell County residents are learning a thing or two about dealing with wildlife after a number of bear encounters, including one that caused a traffic accident that sent one person to the hospital.
Authorities said Wednesday they have arrested a man for stealing and selling a friend’s lawn tractor.
Authorities said Friday they arrested two people for the possession and distribution of methamphetamine from their Marion residence.
The House Theatre has seen black and white movies, bluegrass music, Elvis and Marilyn Monroe impersonators and now it will be used as the county seat of justice, at least temporarily.
McDowell deputies said Thursday they responded to a call of man slumped over the wheel of his vehicle and found stolen property in his car from multiple residences.
Four out of six people were sentenced to prison for their involvement in an armed burglary in 2015.
After seven days of testimony, over 100 pieces of evidence, numerous witnesses and nearly two hours of jury deliberation, 26-year-old Darian Jarelle Mosley was found guilty Tuesday afternoon of second-degree murder in the shooting death of his girlfriend, Amy Renee Parker.
Authorities said a man who crashed his vehicle last week was hauling drugs.
Accused killer Darian Mosley took the stand on Monday to talk about the night his girlfriend was shot and killed, telling jurors he didn’t abuse her during their relationship and admitting he lied to authorities during one part of their investigation.
Authorities said they found syringe containing methamphetamine and arrested two people during a traffic stop.
Day four of testimony from the state’s witnesses continued on Friday in the murder trial for 26-year-old Darian Mosley.
In the third day of testimony in the murder trial of 26-year-old Darian Mosley, the interview he gave to detectives on the day of the shooting and evidence tested by the State Bureau of Investigation were presented in court.
Testimony continued Wednesday in the trial of Darian Jarrelle Mosley, charged with murder in the 2013 shooting death of Amy Parker.
The trial of a man accused of shooting and killing his girlfriend in 2013 began Tuesday in McDowell County Superior Court.
Student art projects from each elementary school are on display now through June at the McDowell Arts Council Association (MACA).
Investigators charged a Marion woman after she allegedly stabbed her boyfriend with a steak knife.