The medical and military background of accused killer Christopher Michael Edwards was questioned during the seventh day of the trial in McDowell County Superior Court.
In the sixth day in the trial of Christopher Michael Edwards, the defendant and an EMS paramedic who responded to the home of Lily Anne Kerr in Marion on 2012 took the stand.
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Former local and state law officers testified in court Thursday in the trial of Christopher Michael Edwards, charged in the death of 20-month-old Lily Anne Kerr in 2012.
A Marion pair was arrested and charged after witnesses spotted them allegedly breaking into and stealing from someone’s home, authorities said Tuesday.
Jury selection began in McDowell County Superior Court on Monday in the murder trial of Christopher Michael Edwards, charged in the death of a child in 2012.
Three kayakers found a body near Paxton Creek in Marion and the death is under investigation, authorities said Monday.
Marion police need your help identifying suspects caught on camera breaking into a Mexican restaurant in Marion and stealing thousands of dollars.
An Old Fort pair faces drug charges after they were found with over five grams of meth as officers were investigating gunshots fired in town limits, authorities said Thursday.
The Old Fort Board of Aldermen said they will revisit an ordinance that would require existing businesses in town to install and maintain drinking water protection devices that could cost those businesses $600 or more each.
A prison chaplain with almost 40 years of dedicated service is seeking employment or other voluntary help to continue spreading his message.
War vets, a cabin near the woods and a plot for revenge are integral parts of a film set to shoot in and around McDowell this summer.