Saturday Sep 6
Rocky Mount Telegram
Long-time McDowell County furniture store to close
Last week, the family-owned store, a fixture in downtown Marion since 1934, announced its going-out-of-business sale by sending letters to its many longtime customers. The preferred customer sale started Thursday and the store's employees were quickly overwhelmed by the amount of people who came to find once-in-a-lifetime deals.
The Bluegrass Blog
Norman Adams recognized for 40 years
This past weekend, bluegrass promoter Norman Adams was presented with a special certificate of recognition from the International Bluegrass Music Association for his 40 years of presenting bluegrass music festivals.
The Charlotte Observer
Man arrested in McDowell fatal shooting
Andrew Clifton Johnson has been arrested in connection with the shooting death Saturday of Lionel Ferguson, according to the McDowell County Sheriff's Office.