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Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018

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Ingles expansion in works; MBA reports on new businesses in Marion

The city of Marion has received the site plans for the new and upgraded Ingles store on West Henderson Street and there might be more in th… Read more

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Ingles expansion in works; MBA reports on new businesses in Marion

The city of Marion has received the site plans for the new and upgraded Ingles store on West Henderson Street and there might be more in th… Read more

Defendant testifies in murder trial

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 Ker… Read more

MHS artists display their work at MACA

Artwork from McDowell High School students will be on display through the end of May at MACA. Read more

Votes open for Miss NC People’s Choice

This year, you have a say on who will be the 11th semifinalist in the top 15 for Miss North Carolina 2018. Read more

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FBLA raises money through golf tournament

McDowell High School’s Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) club recently held a golf tournament to raise money for their state leader… Read more

Obituaries

Bartle, Marilyn Mae

BAKERSVILLE Marilyn Mae Bartle, 82, of Bakersville, passed away in Spruce Pine, at the Brian Center, due to a long battle with an illness. … Read more

Dawson, Haskell Stuart

MARION Haskell Stuart Dawson, 78, of Marion, passed away Sunday, May 20, 2018. No services are planned at this time. Beam Funeral Service i… Read more

Lowery, John Walter

MARION John Walter Lowery, age 70, of Marion, North Carolina, passed away Sunday, May 20, 2018, at Memorial Campus of Mission Hospital, sur… Read more

Oxford, Wendy Hollifield Sigmon

OLD FORT Wendy Hollifield Sigmon Oxford, 44, of Old Fort, passed away Saturday, May 19, 2018. The family will receive friends Tuesday, May … Read more

Sluder Jr., Thomas "Tommy"

MARION Thomas "Tommy" Sluder Jr., 71, of Marion, passed away Saturday, May 19, 2018. A visitation will be held in the Chapel of Westmorelan… Read more

Opinion

Scott Hollifield: Just another 50 bucks toward higher education

The soon-to-be college graduate, decked out in cap and gown and prepared for the packed-house ceremony that would signify the completion of… Read more

Sports

MHS, Mission team up to offer free physicals

McDowell High School and Mission Hospital will team up this week to help provide McDowell County athletes the opportunity to get a free hea… Read more

MHS athletes in college: spring sports

Some former McDowell High student-athletes recently wrapped up their seasons in collegiate spring sports, including one baseball player who… Read more

Creasman to further hoops career at Louisburg

At various times during her three-year varsity career at McDowell High, Hayley Creasman has been many things: a guard, a wing, a post. Read more