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McDowell youth have the chance to spend three days learning life-saving skills and drug/alcohol awareness with the eight annual McDowell EMS Safety Camp, starting June 20 at East McDowell Middle School.

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Students from across the state gathered in Raleigh on Friday, May 5, as the North Carolina Bar Association observed Law Day 2017. Joining the students who are being honored for their efforts in the annual Law Week competitions was Chief Judge Linda McGee of the N.C. Court of Appeals who rece…

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McDowell High School yearbook staff has plenty of yearbooks on sale for anyone who wants to buy one.

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U.S. News & World Report gave McDowell Early College (MEC) a bronze-level certification of being one of the best high schools in a national ranking of more than 20,000 schools across the country.

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Superintendent Mark Garrett announced Friday afternoon that Benjamin Moore has been selected as the 2017-2018 Teacher of the Year for McDowell County Schools. Moore is on staff at West Marion Elementary as the music teacher for students in kindergarten through fifth grade.