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Performances of “The Crucible” will be held on Friday, Sept. 25, Saturday, Sept. 26 , Friday, Oct. 2, and Saturday, Oct. 3, at 7:30 p.m. A matinee of the show will take place on Sunday, Oct. 4, at 2:30 p.m. Individuals can reserve prime seats to the show at FCTplay.org. Tickets will also …
Eighth-graders from East and West McDowell Middle School recently spent three days exploring and learning about the Catawba River.
During the late 1960s and early 70s, Marion High and Avery High went nose-to-nose in epic battles on the hardwood in a series so big the games had to be moved to Appalachian State’s gymnasium.
A wreck involving a tractor-trailer truck and two cars near the bottom of Old Fort Mountain closed the eastbound lanes of the interstate Tuesday afternoon. According to emergency radio traffic, two people were treated for injuries at the scene and one person was taken to …
A gunman unleashed a barrage of fire at a recruiting station and another U.S. military site a few miles apart in Chattanooga on July 16, 2015, killing at least four Marines, officials said. The attacker was also killed.
Here are some of the top photos taken over the last year by the Record involving sports.
An HDR- produced documentary on Zahra Baker, a bone cancer survivor who was killed by her step-mother at age 10.
A new school-wide project at Nebo Elementary is helping students get to know each other a little better.
Gov. Pat McCrory recently helped local officials and others dedicate and cut the ribbon for the new Universal Advanced Manufacturing Center.
Foothills Community Theatre will present "Legends Relived" on Friday and Saturday at 7 p.m. and on Friday, May 8, and Saturday, May 9, at 7 p.m. A matinee of the musical review will be held on Sunday, May 10, at 2:30 p.m.
McSmiles students recently celebrated Wild Wild West Day. During the event, students learned about the daily lives of cowboys and cowgirls. They camped, learned about animals on the prairie, made horses using a pool noodle and ate cowboy food.
Freshmen and sophomores were recently honored during an Academic Awards Reception at McDowell High School.
Schools across McDowell County recently celebrated Thanksgiving before break through several different activities.
A little rain on Thursday didn’t cancel McDowell High School’s annual homecoming parade in downtown Marion. Student homecoming representatives from each grade level along with members of the McDowell High School Marching Band marched down Main Street. Also joining in on the fun were the …
Readers submitted their snow photos to The McDowell News on Thursday. Out of those, some of the most unique were chosen for our online album. A few of the photos will also be printed in Friday's edition. We'll keep adding photos as they come in. Thanks to everyone who submitted p…
John Ballard, from West McDowell Middle School, and Jennifer Carroll, from Old Fort Elementary, were both recognized as Teachers of the Year. Ballard received both the Secondary Teacher of the Year award and District Teacher of the Year award. Carroll was named Elementary Teacher of the …
A collection of recent news photos from Islamic State coverage
Readers submitted these photos of their kids heading back to school. Check back throughout the day, because we'll be posting more back-to-school photos as they come in.
A new club at Glenwood Elementary is letting students get their hands dirty and take pride in the work that they’ve done.
Folks enjoyed the first day of the North Carolina State Bluegrass Festival at Tom Johnson Camping Center in Marion on Thursday.
Nebo Elementary second-graders recently took part in the YMCA Splash program. YMCA instructors and volunteers helped students learn about water safety during the program.
During a June 6, 2013 visit to Mooresville Middle School, President Barack Obama announced a major education initiative that could connect 99 percent of students with high-speed Internet in the classroom in five years.
It was a packed house at North Cove Elementary School cafeteria on Friday as the school hosted a luncheon for grandparents and their grandchildren in honor of Grandparents Day.There were many hugs and smiles as grandchildren ran in to greet their grandparents. As a special treat, students…
Students at Nebo Elementary recently celebrated their Grandparents during a special lunch time at the school. During the event, kids invited their grandparents to eat lunch with them at school.
West Marion Elementary held a gathering around its flagpole on Friday to honor the anniversary of 9/11. The school’s fifth-grade flag team raised the flag and lowered it to half staff.
The Annual McDowell Fire and Rescue Association banquet was held on Saturday, June 15 at McDowell High School.
Fourth-graders at Nebo Elementary and Old Fort Elementary recently complete the new Pet Responsibility Education Program.
Kids in Susan Higdon’s seventh-grade science class at West McDowell Middle School recently had the chance to dissect frogs. The dissection was used as a way to help students understand the body parts and systems. Students had a guide throughout the process, which helped them locate variou…
Three K9s, Loki, Jazz, and Kessy, were added to the McDowell County Sheriff's Office. Here are some pictures from their training.
The 2015 Little Miss McDowell Pageant will be Saturday, March 14, at 6 p.m. in the East McDowell Middle School auditorium. Proceeds from this event go towards the McDowell High School NJROTC program.