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City of Marion Tree Board celebrates milestone anniversary

The city of Marion Tree Board is celebrating 30 years of Marion being designated as a Tree City USA with special events and other education… Read more

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City of Marion Tree Board celebrates milestone anniversary

The city of Marion Tree Board is celebrating 30 years of Marion being designated as a Tree City USA with special events and other education… Read more

Report: Man found with meth, heroin, pills in search

A Marion man was arrested and charged after a deputy responding to a call of a suspicious person found meth, heroin and pills, authorities … Read more

Charges mount in alleged ambush

A Marion woman charged in the assault of her ex-boyfriend now faces a new charge after allegedly burning evidence and providing false infor… Read more

Tabernacle Community Garden to celebrate second year of operation

More than a year ago, the Tabernacle Community Garden started taking root on a hillside off of Baldwin Avenue in East Marion. Now, this gar… Read more

Obituaries

Westbrook, Jack

OLD FORT Jack Westbrook, 64, of Old Fort, passed away Monday, July 15, 2019. A graveside service will take place Thursday, July 18, at 10 a… Read more

King, Bruce Allen

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Middleton, Kevin Michael

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Comer, Tammy Bartlett

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Ernst, Nancy Camden Rollins

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Opinion

Scott Hollifield: And now, a few words about National Cellphone Courtesy Month

Back in 2002, international etiquette expert, author and spokesperson Jacqueline Whitmore declared July was National Cell Phone Courtesy Mo… Read more

Sports

Errors plague McDowell at Little League state tourney

The McDowell County Little League 10-12 year-old All-Stars’ road through the state of North Carolina ended this past weekend in a pair of l… Read more

Derailed: Mint Hill stops Post 56 Juniors in Legion playoffs

It was a fun ride while it lasted, but McDowell’s Post 56 Junior American Legion squad hit the end of the line Wednesday night. Read more

McDowell Little League All-Stars win District 7 title, head to state tourney this weekend

For the third consecutive year, McDowell County Little League will represent North Carolina District 7 on the road to states. Read more