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During the Labor Day weekend, a group of local veterans had an opportunity to visit Washington, D.C. and see the memorials in our nation’s capital to our heritage and freedoms.

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At approximately 1:32 p.m., units from the Glenwood Fire Department and N.C. Highway Patrol responded to a fully involved vehicle fire near 867 Polly Spout Road in Marion. The driver of the black 1999 Dodge 1500, 60-year-old Jerome Warburton of Michigan, said he was going into town to get gr…

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A Nebo man is facing multiple charges after leading Burke County police on a high-speed chase into McDowell County last Thursday.

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President Donald Trump reassured residents of storm-damaged North Carolina on Wednesday that "we're giving you a lot of help" as he toured areas still dealing with flooding, power outages and road and school closures from Florence, considered among the costliest natural disasters in U.S. history.

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Tuesday afternoon, more than 40 workers with the N.C. Department of Transportation mobilized out of the resident engineer’s office in Marion to head eastward so they could help with clean up and recovery efforts from Hurricane Florence.

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The Old Fort Community Forum will hold their September meeting on Thursday at the First Baptist Church in Old Fort.