A body found during an organized search June 15 has been identified as a person of interest in the shootings of three people.
A Nebo man charged in the carbon monoxide poisoning death of his son in 2014 appeared in McDowell County Superior Court last week and he received a prison sentence.
A Marion teen was arrested and charged after leading officers on a high speed chase from a license checkpoint that ended in a crash, authorities said Monday.
RALEIGH – The opioid epidemic has devastated North Carolina families, driving thousands of children into foster care, according to a new report by NC Child. Statewide, parental substance misuse was a contributing factor in children entering foster care in 39 percent of cases in SFY 2016-17, …
An Old Fort woman was arrested and charged after allegedly using stolen debit cards to bilk businesses out of thousands of dollars, authorities said Tuesday.
A Marion man was arrested and charged after allegedly waving a BB gun at city officials trying to board up an adjacent house, authorities said Friday.
A Morganton woman with active warrants in Burke County was arrested and charged after McDowell deputies uncovered meth during a traffic stop, authorities said Thursday.
A former McDowell library employee faces multiple embezzlement offenses after allegedly pocketing over $21,000 in a four-year period, authorities said Monday.
On Friday, McDowell County Chairman David Walker swore in newly appointed Sheriff Ricky Buchanan as well as full-time officers in the McDowell County Sheriff's Office.