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Having a vision and a passion for your community to succeed was a recurring theme at Thursday’s Old Fort Community Forum meeting. More than 80 people gathered in the cafeteria at Old Fort Elementary School where a panel discussion was held with McDowell County leaders.

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The McDonald’s on Bat Cave Road in Old Fort showed its super strength by having an 'Incredibles' Day last weekend to celebrate the Disney/Pixar film 'Incredibles II'. The restaurant will also have Marshall and Skye from 'PAW Patrol' for a family fun night on Tuesday, July 24 from 4 p.m. to 7…

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Allstate Insurance customers are reporting that someone is calling local residents and demanding that they buy products from Allstate.

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McDowell County Sheriff’s Office investigators are on the hunt for a couple believed to be responsible for a months-long mail theft spree in McDowell.

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A Tennessee driver was sent to the hospital after driving through a guard rail on the interstate and hitting a tree in Marion, according to reports.

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A Marion pair was arrested and charged after deputies found them unresponsive in a vehicle with meth and concealed knives, authorities said Monday.

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MORGANTON -- An Old Fort woman went on a ride of a lifetime after being dragged down the highway by a transfer truck in Burke Wednesday afternoon.

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A Marion man was charged after an early morning chase in which he wrecked twice, his car catching fire the second time.

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An Old Fort man was arrested and charged after deputies responding to a 911 hang-up call found 2 grams of meth in the caller’s pocket, authorities said Wednesday.

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A Tennessee man faces fraud, theft and drug charges after he was found with another man’s car and ID across state lines, according to reports.

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Investigators with the McDowell County Sheriff’s Office are looking for a person of interest in a recent spree of mail thefts.

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The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Southeastern McDowell County in western North Carolina, Central Rutherford County in western North Carolina and Polk County in western North Carolina until 2:00 PM EDT.