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Summer Meals Menu June 24-27  McDowell News

Sites and times for Summer Meals. Spaulding Woods: June 19-Aug. 7; Wednesday and Friday only 11-11:30 a.m.. East Middle School: June 10-Aug.8 (closed ...

MHS seniors awarded scholarships  McDowell News

This week, over 50 seniors at McDowell High School were presented with scholarship awards from universities, colleges, individuals and the community, ...

Deputies charge McDowell High School teen for possession of marijuana on school property  FOX Carolina

Marion, NC (FOX Carolina) - Deputies in McDowell County have charged a student at McDowell High School after they say she brought drugs on campus.

McDowell High senior helps improve his workplace  McDowell News

Through his innovations, a young man who is both a McDowell High student and a part-time worker is helping one of our leading manufacturing companies ...

McDowell High student found with pot on campus  McDowell News

A McDowell High School student faces drug charges after deputies located pot and paraphernalia on school premises, authorities said Tuesday.

4-H youth win at District Public Speaking Competition  Cherokee One Feather

Several Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians (EBCI) 4-H youth placed at the West District 4-H Activity Day at McDowell High School in Marion on Saturday, June ...

Summer Meals Menu for June 17-20  McDowell News

Monday: BBQ sandwich, baked beans, applesauce cup, BBQ sauce, milk.

McDowell High, English Farmstead team for seasonal cheese  McDowell News

McDowell High School students and English Farmstead Cheese are teaming up to bring the public farm *fresh* cheese for the holiday season.

Summer Meals Menu for June 10-13  McDowell News

Summer Meals are offered free to any child 18 and younger. No application or identification is required.

A rootin’, tootin’, Mr. MHS: All-male pageant fundraiser set for Saturday at East Middle  McDowell News

McDowell High School' Student Council and DECA Club are hosting the fourth annual Mr. MHS Pageant on Saturday at East McDowell Middle School starting at ...

New traffic patterns implemented at West, MHS  McDowell News

As the beginning of a new school year starts on Monday, drivers to West McDowell and McDowell High will have to comply with new traffic patterns when ...

A problem e-merges: Over 100 incidents of e-cigarette use at MHS since Christmas  McDowell News

Butterscotch, peppermint, strawberry, watermelon, blueberry and mango sound like yummy flavors of your favorite ice cream or candy.

Titan Greenhouse selling plants for annual fundraiser  McDowell News

Begonias, peppers, tomatoes, snapdragons, squash and marigolds are just a few of the many plants for sell at the Titan Greenhouse this week only.

McDowell High Class of 2018 graduates tonight  McDowell News

McDowell High School will graduate 347 students at 7 p.m. on Friday at the football stadium.

Ready to work: Two seniors sign letters of intent with ABB  McDowell News

Two high school seniors have their future careers at their fingertips after signing letters of intent with a local manufacturing company.

McDowell student charged with setting fire at school  McDowell News

A McDowell High School student was charged after allegedly setting fire to a trash can in the restroom, authorities said Friday.

Report: Meth found at home during probation search  McDowell News

A Marion woman was arrested and charged after deputies and probation officers located a half-gram of meth in her home during a warrantless search, ...

MHS senior earns Morehead-Cain Scholarship  McDowell News

Multiple students were recognized at McDowell County Board of Education meeting for outstanding achievements in the classroom.

Mural series added to art tourism website  Morganton News Herald

MARION - The Appalachian Mural Trail has announced the addition of the city of Marion's recently installed “Founders' Art Walk” to its listing of murals ...

Hometown Cinemas posts update about renovation  McDowell News

Marion's second movie theater is getting closer to completion and the goal is to have it ready by summer, according to a social media post from Hometown ...

Family of slain McDowell officer deliver treats to agencies  McDowell News

Five years ago, a dedicated husband, father, brother, son and law enforcement officer from McDowell County sacrificed his life for the safety of others.

All hail the king: Mr. MHS pageant raises $13,000 for three school families  McDowell News

On Saturday, Dec. 15, the McDowell High School Student Council class and DECA club hosted the fourth annual Mr. MHS Pageant at East Middle School.

West Marion educator is 2019 MCS Teacher of the Year  McDowell News

Being selected as Teacher of the Year for your school or district is always an honor for McDowell County educators.

UPDATE: McDowell authorities search for runaway teen  McDowell News

UPDATE, May 15: Runaway teen, Kedran Russell, has been located unharmed, according to authorities.

MHS, Mission Sports Medicine offering free athletic physicals  McDowell News

The current sports year has finished for all high school and middle school athletes in McDowell County. But this coming Wednesday, the first and most important ...

Traffic stop uncovers firearm, 264 grams of meth  McDowell News

A Marion felon was arrested and charged after a traffic stop on Thursday uncovered over 9 ounces of meth, almost $35000 in cash and a firearm, authorities said ...

Titans of thrift: McDowell Fashion Club hosts clothing drive, students shop for free  McDowell News

McDowell High School's Titan Style Club held a school-wide, free shopping experience with donated items from students.

McDowell murder trial: Defendant connected to previous homicide  McDowell News

The murder trial of Jerry Ryan Echols, charged in the 2015 shooting death of Nebo man Christopher Wayne English, continued on Wednesday with testimony on ...

The Quest for a Queen: 2019 Little Miss McDowell set for Saturday  McDowell News

Twenty-two McDowell ladies will compete for the title of 2019's Little Miss McDowell (LMM) at East Middle on Saturday. The theme for this year's pageant is “The ...

Marion police seek suspect ‘fishing’ for money  McDowell News

Marion police are looking for a male and a female they say were trying to “fish” for quarters from a coin machine at a car wash using a rigged one-dollar.

Authorities search for runaway teenager  McDowell News

UPDATE: Runaway teenager Makenzie Russell has been located unharmed, according to authorities.

Homecoming king and queen crowned Friday  McDowell News

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Truck rolls off road in rear-end collision  McDowell News

At approximately 5:55 p.m. on Tuesday, emergency units and law enforcement responded to the area of US 221 South in Glenwood after receiving reports of a ...

Pinned and promoted: Emergency Academy students upgraded to officers  McDowell News

Four students in McDowell High School's Emergency Services Academy were promoted to the ranks of officers in ceremony for students, staff, family and friends.

Local educators, Sheriff respond to Senators’ legislation on teacher resource officers  McDowell News

A bill filed on Wednesday by state senators Ralph Hise (R-McDowell), Warren Daniel (R-Burke) and Jerry Tillman (R-Randolph) would allow 3000 teachers to ...

No threat to McDowell High School from Snapchat post  McDowell News

School officials alerted parents Sunday evening that a Snapchat post threatening a school shooting at MHS was not directed at students in McDowell County.

Home builders charged with embezzlement  McDowell News

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 ...

Federal probationer found with meth  McDowell News

A Marion man on federal probation was charged after authorities found 4 grams of meth in his camper during a warrantless search, according to reports.

A jury of their peers: McDowell Teen Court begins monthly program  McDowell News

A unique new criminal justice program aimed at youthful offenders is underway in McDowell.

Back to Class: McDowell County Schools begins 2018-2019 school year Aug. 27  McDowell News

McDowell High School. Aug. 21 (8 a.m. to 4 p.m.): 12th grade parking pass sales. Aug. 22-23 (8 a.m. to 4 p.m.): 10th-12th grade parking pass sales. Aug. 23 (3 to ...

Man given life in prison for 2015 murder  McDowell News

The Nebo man convicted in the 2015 shooting death of Christopher Wayne English was sentenced in McDowell County Superior Court to life in prison ...

Fire guts mobile home in Nebo  McDowell News

Firefighters with the Nebo Volunteer Fire Department responded to a fire Wednesday evening which destroyed a mobile home.

The hunt for a new queen: NJROTC cadets recruiting contestants for Little Miss McDowell 2019  McDowell News

NJROTC female cadets are recruiting young girls as contestants in the 45th annual Little Miss McDowell (LMM) Pageant.

Marion man accused of stabbing his wife in the arm  McDowell News

A Marion man is accused of stabbing his wife in the arm while the two were at a local campground, authorities said Tuesday.

Woman found with meth after fleeing cops  McDowell News

A Marion woman with outstanding warrants was charged after deputies found meth and paraphernalia in her car following a pursuit, authorities said Wednesday.

Missing Bigfoot: Metal silhouette stolen from Marion yard  McDowell News

McDowell investigators need the public's help locating Bigfoot memorabilia stolen from someone's yard last week.

Angels Among Us: Project Christmas trees are stocked, ready for adoption  McDowell News

The angels have landed. Project Christmas Angel Trees are ready to be adopted to bring the joy of the holiday season to a child in need. The organization was ...

City of Marion finds old signs for Drexel Heritage, Westwood furniture plants  McDowell News

If you worked at the former Westwood furniture plant, then the city of Marion has an old sign that may be of interest.

Innovation up close: Pipeline members meet with academy students  McDowell News

Members of the McDowell Workforce Pipeline recently visited McDowell Academy for Innovation (MAI) to see firsthand some of the work going on the school.

Telling our stories: Founders Art Walk part of Appalachian Mural Trail  McDowell News

Public art is defined as art forms incorporated into the fabric of a community, with the assistance.

Caparaso headed for Wingate Hall of Fame  McDowell News

It's no secret Dr. Anna Atkinson Caparaso is one of the greatest basketball players in the history of McDowell High School.

MHS, Mission team up to offer free physicals  McDowell News

McDowell High School and Mission Hospital will team up this week to help provide McDowell County athletes the opportunity to get a free health screening just ...

UPDATE: Man hit by truck in Nebo  McDowell News

A Nebo man is in critical condition after he was hit by a truck while walking in the rain, according to reports.

PHOTOS: Titan Greenhouse opens for spring sale Monday  McDowell News

The Titan Greenhouse is open for their spring sale at McDowell High School for two weeks, Monday through Friday from 8:45 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Students in the ...

Serve, protect, prepare: 42nd McDowell Fire, Rescue and EMS College starts Friday  McDowell News

Men and women whose call it is to serve others as firefighters and emergency medical *service* and rescue personnel are descending on McDowell County over ...

Marion sex offender back behind bars  McDowell News

After more than a year on the run, a convicted sex offender is back behind bars.

Friday is Overdose Awareness Day in McDowell  McDowell News

On Friday, Aug. 31, a special workshop and candlelight vigil will take place in Marion to draw attention to the problem of overdoses and substance abuse.

Brain games: MHS competes in Science Olympiad regional  McDowell News

On Saturday, March 2, McDowell High School's Science Olympiad team traveled to UNCA for their regional competition. Students did an excellent job ...

A bright future: Public Service Academy celebrates success in students  McDowell News

Students and former students are reaping the benefits and starting their emergency services careers before they have even graduated high school.

Ava Grace Effler crowned Little Miss McDowell 2019  McDowell News

Twenty-two McDowell County girls competed for the title of Little Miss McDowell 2019 on Saturday.

School board meets Monday  McDowell News

McDowell County Schools Board of Education will meet Monday night to honor students and teachers and discuss new business.

Nebo home burns on Christmas Day  McDowell News

A Nebo home caught fire and burned on Christmas Day, according to reports.

Lady Titans' Banks makes college choice  McDowell News

McDowell High School's varsity softball team has been very busy in the early days of the fall signing period getting a number of its players secured for the future.

Accused McDowell High assistant principal had prior problems  McDowell News

A letter from Charter Schools USA reveals its former principal Nick Shosho was accused of misusing funds at a school in Cary months before being employed by ...

UPDATE: 7 injured in crash, two in critical condition  McDowell News

HILDEBRAN — A woman and four children were injured after a crash that shutdown Interstate 40 westbound for at least an hour Wednesday morning.

Report: Felon found with rifle, pot at home  McDowell News

A Marion felon was arrested and charged after a probation search at his home turned up a rifle and just over one gram of pot, authorities said Friday.

New security measures for MHS, WMMS  McDowell News

School security at West McDowell and McDowell High were discussed at Monday's school board meeting and members voted to take immediate action.

‘Something Worth Keeping’: MHS yearbook dedicated to long-time counselor, therapy dog  McDowell News

McDowell High School's yearbook staff dedicated their 2018 edition to school counselor Glenda Glenn and her therapy dog, Astro.

Marion fugitive arrested in Burke  McDowell News

A McDowell woman wanted for breaking into a Nebo residence was captured in Burke County after a Crime Stoppers tip.

2018 in review: Cops & Courts  McDowell News

Editor's note: This is the first in a five part series looking back at the top five stories in cops and courts; government and civic affairs; education; weather; and ...

McDowell High seniors earn millions in scholarships  McDowell News

Before graduation, 58 McDowell High School seniors accepted nearly $2.5 million in scholarships, financial aid and grants. During that evening, colleges, ...

On patrol: McDowell High student completes NCHP internship  McDowell News

A rising McDowell high senior with an interest in law enforcement rode along and investigated cases with the state highway patrol this spring.

MHS Class of 2018 receive their diplomas at graduation ceremony  McDowell News

Over 300 students from McDowell High School's Class of 2018 walked across the stage Friday night to achieve the ultimate educational goal of receiving their ...

: 2018 MHS Scholarship Awards Program  McDowell News

McDowell High School seniors accepted thousands of dollars in scholarship money for their post-secondary plans. Scholarship presentations were made by ...

McDowell News Veterans Gallery | Honoring Our Veterans  McDowell News

We asked for you to tell us about veterans in this area. Here are all of those submitted in our region.

Bears spotted in Marion: Police, wildlife officers advise caution  McDowell News

Law enforcement and wildlife agencies in McDowell are advising the public to use caution if they see bears in the area.

MTCC honors graduates Friday  McDowell News

McDowell Technical Community College will recognize more than 160 students tonight earning various associate degrees, diplomas and certificates.

Voila! Magic Act now becomes Studio K  McDowell News

The Magic Act, one of downtown Marion's oldest businesses, is magically transforming itself into a new full-*service* salon called Studio K.

Court volunteers take Guardian ad Litem Oath  McDowell News

McDowell County District Court Judge Robert Martelle welcomed seven volunteers to the Juvenile Court System in North Carolina's Judicial District 29A by ...

A call to action: McDowell students join thousands in ‘walkout’  McDowell News

On the 19th anniversary of the school shooting at Columbine High School, students at McDowell High School and McDowell Early College walked out of class ...

Mr. MHS Crowned: Over $12,000 raised for two local families  McDowell News

There is a new king at McDowell High School. On Saturday, Dec. 16, McDowell High School Student Council class and DECA club hosted the third annual Mr.

2015 Miss McDowell High School winners | Lifestyles  McDowell News

Hanna Masiello (right), the daughter of Richard Mespelt and Christina Mespelt of Marion, and a senior at McDowell High School, recently was crowned Miss ...

Free seminars offered to rising juniors, seniors in McDowell  McDowell News

Rising juniors and seniors in McDowell, Mitchell, Yancey, Madison and Swain counties are encouraged to apply for a free summer camp focusing on paths to ...

NJROTC: Cadets travel to Alabama for air rifle camp  McDowell News

Twelve cadets from McDowell High School's NJROTC Unit spent a week in Anniston, Alabama at the Civilian Marksmanship Program's junior air rifle camp.

2015-16 McDowell High School Homecoming Court  McDowell News

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McDowell High grad and former teacher Edwin Spivey named new MHS principal  McDowell News

A McDowell native and current principal at Enka High School in Buncombe County has been named the new principal at McDowell High.

McDowell Post 56 Junior Legion team opens season Wednesday  McDowell News

Summertime baseball gets underway locally tonight (Wednesday) as McDowell County's American Legion Post 56 takes the field for another season of Junior ...

Foothills Food Hub planners seek partnership with county  McDowell News

On Monday, representatives with the Foothills Food Hub formally asked the McDowell County Commissioners to be partners in their effort to establish a place ...

Here is your 2017 MHS Homecoming Court  McDowell News

McDowell High School will announce this year's homecoming king and queen Friday night during the halftime show.

Bridge disrepair: Major part of U.S. 70 West closed in Old Fort  McDowell News

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 ...

Historic Carson House to hold candlelight tours  McDowell News

For the Christmas season, McDowell County's most important historic site will be lit with candles and decorated in holiday greenery.

Safety first: EMT students win semi-annual Public Safety Challenge  McDowell News

Over 70 students from McDowell High School's Fire, EMT and Law & Justice classes in the competed in this year's semi-annual Public Safety Challenge, with ...

Sweeping changes in store for McDowell youth football  McDowell News

Football season has arrived in McDowell County, and for the community's local youth football program, some big changes are in store for the 2018 season.

Top honors: Williams, Kinninger sweep NWC hoops awards  McDowell News

The McDowell Lady Titans didn't win the Northwestern 3A/4A Conference championship, but they swept the top postseason awards in voting by the league's ...

Pinned and promoted: Fire, EMT students recognized at ceremony  McDowell News

McDowell Emergency Services Academy recently held a promotion pinning ceremony for several students and their families in the Emergency Services ...

School board honors teachers, students  McDowell News

At Monday's McDowell County Board of Education meeting, multiple students and teachers were honored for recent achievements.

MHS football players charged in hazing  McDowell News

Two McDowell High School football players have been charged with assaulting another team member during a hazing ritual in the locker room, deputies ...

N.C. Forest Service names new assistant county ranger  McDowell News

The North Carolina Forest *Service* has named a new assistant county ranger in McDowell.

Ready, set, learn: Here’s important dates and info for back to school  McDowell News

Just a few more weeks left in summer break as students and parents are wrapping up last minute vacations and school shopping. The first day of public school in ...

4 Observer-area stars named to Carolinas Classic All-Star rosters  Charlotte Observer

Three Charlotte Observer-area high school basketball stars have been named to the 2019 Carolinas Classic All-Star rosters. The all-star game matching some ...

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