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Detectives with the McDowell County Sheriff’s Office need the public’s help identifying the trio of men that held up a Sugar Hill store on Wednesday, Nov. 14.

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A Nebo woman was arrested and charged after deputies found meth and drug paraphernalia while she was shopping, authorities said Thursday.

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A Nebo man was arrested and charged after city and county units located at least 10 pounds worth of pot, paraphernalia and meth in his home during a search, according to reports.

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Catawba Brewing Co. had a problem on its hands: hundreds of pounds of aged out peanuts in stock with a new shipment of peanuts headed its way.

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McDowell and Western N.C. residents are advised to stay safe on the roads and hunker down as both winter storm and flood watches are in effect across the region.

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A Marion man was arrested and charged after surveillance footage caught him exchanging a fake $100 bill for change in a store, authorities said Wednesday.

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Old Fort resident Maro Nazworth submitted this photo of her son Daniel D. Hall (center) being promoted to Chief Electronics Technician in the U.S. Navy. Hall, a McDowell High graduate in 2002, joined the Navy in 2004, where he is currently stationed in Ayase-Shi in Kanagawa, Japan.

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Two Marion men were arrested and charged after one had got into an altercation with an acquaintance and shot him in the leg, authorities said Tuesday.

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A Marion felon previously convicted in a 2007 pot bust was sent back to prison on recent drug and weapons conviction in McDowell County Superior Court.

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An Old Fort man was arrested and charged after he allegedly broke into a used car dealership, stole keys and broke into multiple cars on the property, according to authorities.

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Once a commanding officer in NJROTC at McDowell High School (MHS), 20-year-old Kara Newsome said her time in the program definitely equipped her with the skills she needed for the Navy.

With over 27 years in the U.S. Air Force, Marion native Kenneth Thompson provided exemplary work for almost three decades across all corners of the world as part of the storage, inventory, logistics and administrative division.

In the late 1980s, the National Vietnam Veterans Readjustment Study (NVVRS) reported that an estimated 15 of every 100 Vietnam veterans had experienced post-traumatic stress disorder, or PTSD. Among those statistics, a local veteran found the key to tranquility through plastic models of Worl…