Two drivers and a passenger were injured following a head-on collision on N.C. 226 Thursday afternoon.
Classic cars and cruisers of all kinds are welcomed to park and settle in for a cross-county event this weekend.
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…
A Morganton woman and Nebo man were arrested and charged after deputies located over two grams of meth during a traffic stop, authorities said Tuesday.
As McDowell recovers from Hurricane Florence’s impact, emergency agencies confirm at least five homes damaged locally and multiple storm-related calls in its wake.
Hurricane Florence will move inland Friday, slowly progressing westward across the Carolinas through early next week. The storm will gradually weaken over the region, though heavy rain will continue even after winds taper off. Soils will become saturated and flash flooding is likely to devel…
Ongoing disputes with installing water backflow preventers and a proposed community garden were discussed during Monday’s Old Fort Board of Aldermen meeting.
As North Carolina prepares for Hurricane Florence, local and state officials offer the latest developments on its tracking and what you should do to prepare.
After a week-long investigation, arrests have been made in connection with a shooting at the county recreation center and a robbery that took place earlier in the week, authorities said Thursday.
The Marion Police Department needs your help identifying two men believed to have stolen and spray painted a vehicle in the city, according to reports.
McDowell County sheriff’s deputies and Marion police officers are on the hunt for the gunman believed to have shot a man at the McDowell Recreation Department on Friday, Aug. 24.
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