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McDowell’s NJROTC hosted an air rifle match on a recent weekend with 23 schools from North and South Carolina who traveled to Marion for the competition.

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  • BY GINNY RHODES vrhodes@mcdowellnews.com
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Four people talked with the McDowell County Board of Education Monday night about the future of the tennis courts at McDowell High School.

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On Monday and Tuesday, McDowell High School hosted eighth-graders from East and West McDowell Middle schools. Eighth-graders were greeted by CTE students ready to make everyone feel welcome. Each day opened with Freshman Academy Assistant Principal Jennifer Croymans sharing sage advice from …

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  • BY JANET ALVAREZ AYALA Senior, McDowell Early College
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McDowell Early College’s homecoming ceremony is anything but ordinary. From the season to the students, everything is slightly different.

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The fourth annual STEAM Expo, presented by McDowell County Schools and McDowell Technical Community College (MTCC) with funding support by Duke Energy, was held on Saturday showcasing projects from students STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math). This year's expo was at the …

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During the weekend of Jan. 20, McDowell High School drill teams competed at Richland Northeast High School. The team came home with four trophies – tied for first place in fancy platoon unarmed, third place in unarmed regulation platoon, first place in physical fitness and first place in curl ups.