Penny Marshall, who died Monday of complication from diabetes, was one of Hollywood's important feminist trailblazers - though she often pushed back against that label.
Last week, the local Health Coalition heard the latest information about the state of McDowell’s health and local leaders came up with lists of how to tackle the ongoing priorities of mental health/suicide prevention and substance abuse.
The Taylorsville woman who caused a bus carrying 19 children to flip on its side has been charged with two misdemeanor counts of child abuse and is being held at Alexander County Detention Center under a $10,000 secured bond, according to the Alexander County Sheriff’s Office.
A Marion man was arrested and charged after deputies found him passed out in his vehicle with nearly a gram of meth, pills and paraphernalia, authorities said Tuesday.
Eliot Campbell can burp the alphabet one letter at a time. He turns his eyelids inside out when he wants to show off. And when his neighborhood buddy comes to play, the boys grab toy guns, build a fort in Eliot's bunk bed, then run outside for a stick fight under the canopy of their favorite tree.
A federal judge abruptly postponed the sentencing hearing Tuesday for Michael Flynn, President Donald Trump's first national security adviser, after a stunning hearing in which the judge accused Flynn of selling out his country.
DAVIS, Calif. — Three cows clomped, single-file, through a chute to line up for sonograms - ultrasound "preg checks" — to reveal if they were expecting calves next summer.
While no one familiar with the original is going to forget Julie Andrews, Emily Blunt makes the character her own, sticking close to the most nostalgic elements of the flying nanny who arrives to help an English family's children through tough times.
NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump's charitable foundation reached a deal Tuesday to dissolve while Trump fights allegations he misused assets for business and political purposes.
The judge concluded that nunchucks are commonly used by law-abiding citizens — for example, by karate enthusiasts, or for self-defense — so therefore banning them outright runs afoul of the Second Amendment.
A North Carolina woman was convicted Monday of allowing three toddlers to smoke marijuana, a moment captured on video that immediately went viral. She and another woman were taking care of the three children at the time.
The story of Tom and Maya and Zainab is about trust, about listening to your heart over your mind, and about that gut feeling you have when you meet a good person.
Winter got off to a fast start in the Lower 48 even before it was technically winter. Waves of cold gripped the eastern two-thirds of the U.S. and several winter storms tracked across the region.
Former CBS CEO Les Moonves will not receive his $120 million severance package after the company's board of directors determined he was fired "with cause" over sexual misconduct allegations.
New York Times best-selling author Andrew Maraniss visited East Middle students recently about his book “Strong Inside,” a biography of Perry Wallace, the first African-American basketball player in the Southeastern Conference (SEC) in the 1960s.
The Winter Nights – Christmas Lights drawing promotion continues as Marion gets ready to celebrate being named Small Town of the Year for the entire state.
This semester, Sports and Entertainment Marketing classes at McDowell High School had the opportunity to work closely with a local business and delve into the world of marketing.
McDowell High School students and English Farmstead Cheese are teaming up to bring the public farm fresh cheese for the holiday season.
The Board of Trustees at McDowell Technical Community College (MTCC) gave a green light to college administrators to continue pursuing three new degree programs.
Raleigh--The one millionth book was delivered this month directly to the home of a young North Carolina child thanks to a partnership between the globally recognized early literacy program Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library and Smart Start, North Carolina’s early childhood network. The progr…