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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…


At Tuesday’s meeting of the Marion City Council, Don Price from the N.C. Department of Environmental Quality Public Water Supply Section presented the city with a North Carolina Area Wide Optimization Program (AWOP) award for excellent performance at the Water Plant in regards to turbidity removal.


Allstate Insurance customers are reporting that someone is calling local residents and demanding that they buy products from Allstate.


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.