McDowell High School and community business leaders have teamed up to help students focus on their future.
Most remember Jane Elizabeth McCauley McCartha as a coach, teacher, mentor, mother, friend and athlete. Her dedication to her students and team at West McDowell Junior High (WMJH), where she served as athletic director, showed in her multiple undefeated basketball seasons and the respect she…
McDowell Emergency Services Academy recently held a promotion pinning ceremony for several students and their families in the Emergency Services Academy at McDowell High School.
Three of the six Governor's NCWorks Awards of Distinction went to McDowell County recipients, spotlighting the county's domination in the field of innovation and achievement for workforce development in North Carolina.
For the second year in a row, McDowell Technical Community College has been ranked second highest performing college among the 58 community colleges in North Carolina.
Tonight and Saturday, beauty queens from across the state and here in McDowell will compete for the titles of Miss Mountain Glory and Teen Miss Mountain Glory.
The 17th annual Tournament of Champions will be held at Western Carolina University’s E.J. Whitmire Stadium on Saturday.
Discussions about a financial opportunity for a major school project, and the completion of another, were encouraging announcements at Monday night’s McDowell County Board of Education meeting.
Morganton— Three local high school students recently earned full-time positions with Continental Corporation’s Morganton operations as part of the company’s student apprenticeship program.
For the second year in a row, McDowell High School will host the McDowell County Trunk-R-Treat event to provide a safe and free trick-or-treating option for local families.
For one McDowell high school senior, the chance to live in Brazil for entire school year of school sounded like music to her ears.
McDowell County fourth-graders got a first-hand look into different aspects of agriculture at the county’s Ag Barn on Wednesday and Thursday. N.C. Cooperative Extension Agent Adam Lawing organized the two-day event for McDowell fourth-graders: “We are a cooperative unit with N.C. State Unive…
Alternative Education Center students have extended the chain reaction of kindness set forth by Rachel’s Challenge, a world-wide movement started by the father of the first victim in the Columbine High School shooting in 1999.
Singers, dancers, musicians and featured acts from McDowell Early College (MEC) will showcase their talents on stage this Friday for their ninth annual variety show.
A Nebo teen was pronounced dead early Monday morning after the vehicle in which she was travelling was struck by a truck going the wrong way on Interstate 40 in Asheville.
Approximately 450 fourth graders in McDowell County attended the Overmountain Victory Trail Association’s Revolutionary War Day at the Historic Carson house on Friday where they learned many aspects of pioneer life.
The McDowell High School Marching Titan Band won first place in their Saturday competition at Enka High School’s Land of the Sky Marching Band Contest.
About 70 high students gathered at the pole Wednesday morning before school for Prayer at the Flag Pole. Fellowship of Christian Titans (FCT) is a student-led ministry at McDowell High School. This tradition at McDowell High School had seen a loss of student interest over the past few years.…