Twelve cadets from McDowell High School’s NJROTC Unit spent a week in Anniston, Alabama at the Civilian Marksmanship Program’s junior air rifle camp.
Having a vision and a passion for your community to succeed was a recurring theme at Thursday’s Old Fort Community Forum meeting. More than 80 people gathered in the cafeteria at Old Fort Elementary School where a panel discussion was held with McDowell County leaders.
The McDonald’s on Bat Cave Road in Old Fort showed its super strength by having an 'Incredibles' Day last weekend to celebrate the Disney/Pixar film 'Incredibles II'. The restaurant will also have Marshall and Skye from 'PAW Patrol' for a family fun night on Tuesday, July 24 from 4 p.m. to 7…
McDowell County Sheriff’s Office investigators are on the hunt for a couple believed to be responsible for a months-long mail theft spree in McDowell.
MORGANTON -- A day at the lake turned into a life-changing experience for an Arden family after their 8-year-old son helped save an 18-month-old who had drowned on Saturday afternoon.
A Tennessee driver was sent to the hospital after driving through a guard rail on the interstate and hitting a tree in Marion, according to reports.
A Marion motorcyclist was arrested and charged after almost hitting a patrol car and leading deputies on a high-speed chase, authorities said Tuesday.
An Old Fort golf course and craft breweries in McDowell and nearby counties are coming together to have a few drinks and raise money for animal rescue.
A homeless man was arrested and charged after allegedly stealing batteries and other items from a bulldozer in Marion, authorities said Friday.
A Marion man was arrested and charged after deputies uncovered meth while serving a suspect with outstanding warrants, authorities said Thursday.
MORGANTON -- An Old Fort woman went on a ride of a lifetime after being dragged down the highway by a transfer truck in Burke Wednesday afternoon.
An Old Fort man was arrested and charged after deputies responding to a 911 hang-up call found 2 grams of meth in the caller’s pocket, authorities said Wednesday.
The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Southeastern McDowell County in western North Carolina, Central Rutherford County in western North Carolina and Polk County in western North Carolina until 2:00 PM EDT.
An Old Fort felon charged during a counterfeit money investigation in 2016 will serve at least eight years in prison following an appearance in McDowell County Superior Court.
A Marion man was arrested and charged after deputies located seven grams of pot in his vehicle during a traffic stop, authorities said Tuesday.