From a widespread food poisoning in 1958 to its growth as a stand-alone station today, the McDowell County Rescue Squad looks back at its six-decade history as one of the area’s essential emergency agencies.
McDowell County Sheriff’s Office investigators are on the hunt for a man that allegedly kidnapped and assaulted his girlfriend earlier this month.
A mobile home fire in Marion sent one person to the burn center with third-degree burns on Monday night, according to reports.
Husband and wife log home builders are now in custody after bilking residents in six counties of millions of dollars and fleeing the area, authorities said Wednesday.
Partnerships with a state revitalization program and a Buncombe-based nonprofit and the closing of the U.S. 70 West overpass were discussions in this month’s Old Fort Board of Aldermen meeting.
With national parks in the spotlight during the partial government shutdown, FRIENDS of the Blue Ridge Parkway is seeing an increase in individuals looking for ways to help.
It happens every two seconds: a person needs donated blood or platelets to survive a surgery, cancer treatment, a traumatic injury.
A Nebo man was arrested and charged after deputies and ALE located meth and marijuana in a vehicle during a traffic stop, authorities said Tuesday.
Investigators believe this man is responsible for stealing $590 worth of tools from a Nebo residence earlier this month, but they need help identifying him.
The bridge overpass for US 70 West in Old Fort is temporarily closed after local and state officials confirmed it had dropped three inches, requiring maintenance.
For the third year in a row, Marion citizens will have the chance to learn what it means to wear the badge of honor and serve as a police officer.
The Old Fort Board of Aldermen will meet on Monday at 5:30 p.m. to discuss a request for the services of the NC Main Street & Rural Planning Center, a proposed wheel tax and other public concerns.
A Nebo man was arrested and charged after a probation search uncovered multiple grams of cocaine and marijuana at his home, authorities said Thursday.
HILDEBRAN — A woman and four children were injured after a crash that shutdown Interstate 40 westbound for at least an hour Wednesday morning.
Detectives with the Marion Police Department are investigating a stabbing that occurred across the street from Chow Time Pizza on US 221 Business North, in the grassy area beside of the bridge. The assault was reported to the McDowell County 911 Center at 8:05 a.m. this morning.
The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued a High Wind Warning, which is in effect from 11 PM this evening to 7 AM EST Thursday. The High Wind Watch is no longer in effect.