Trespassing and resisting arrest charges filed following Spruce Pine Walmart incidentWLOS.com1 DAY AGO
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NC woman arrested for trespassing at vacant home posts bond, found back at home hours later, deputies say
A North Carolina woman was arrested for trespassing at a vacant home, posted bond and was found back at the home within three hours, according to the Burke County Sheriff's Office. Catherine Elizabeth Allman and Zachary Aaron Roach were found at a home in Morganton after complaints from neighbors, authorities...
Baxter shuts down plant due to reported bomb threat, reopens following 'thorough search'
MCDOWELL COUNTY, N.C. (WLOS) — McDowell County's Baxter plant had to be shut down temporarily over the weekend due to a bomb threat. Few details are available, but a spokesperson for the McDowell County Sheriff's Office confirms authorities responded to Baxter for a reported bomb threat. A statement from...
‘I’m concerned’: Neighbors protesting proposed megasite development in Burke County
Developers in Burke County hope to turn nearly 1,300 acres around Lake James into an industrial megasite. Now, neighbors are expressing their concerns over how their lives could change.
Western Piedmont Community College to Develop a New Regional Emergency Services Training Center
Western Piedmont Community College (WPCC) has acquired property off of Vine Arden Road in Morganton to develop a new, state of the art, Emergency Services Training Center (ESTC). The site consists of three undeveloped parcels of approximately 40 acres. The ESTC will offer live fire and rescue training with future plans for swift water rescue training.
Trespassing and resisting arrest charges filed following Spruce Pine Walmart incident
SPRUCE PINE, N.C. (WLOS) — Spruce Pine police said a person was charged with trespassing and resisting arrest after an incident at Walmart on Friday. Officials said police were called to the store about 8 p.m. but they provided few details other than to say an individual was arrested and charged with one count of trespassing and three counts of resisting arrest.
The gas price fluctuate between $2.95 and $3.09 in Marion as of 2024-02-20. Find the cheapest station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Tuesday is $3.276, a week ago the price is $3.225 , according to AAA.
Governor Cooper to Visit Local Schools in Burke County: Insights from LeadershipNC and Local Student Analysis
The article presents information about public school students, with insights from LeadershipNC, Nathan Dollar, and Mary Ann Wolf. The author has been analyzing this data for thirty years. The leaders' questions provide a new viewpoint.
Use of force allegations under review by SBI following diabetic man's arrest
SPRUCE PINE, N.C. (WLOS) — Dillon Ledford, a diabetic man, was coming back to Mitchell County from the gym last Friday night when he realized his blood sugar levels were dropping. He stopped by Walmart to get something to eat, and while the situation started there, it ended at...
Morganton Officers Arrest Man Wearing Woman’s Blouse
31-year-old Moises Ailon Agustin of Hilltop Street in Morganton was arrested Saturday by Morganton Public Safety Officers. He’s charged with felony larceny after breaking & entering and misdemeanor damage to property. Officers responded to an address on Bouchelle Street after receiving a call from a family member who told...
Marion, February 22 High School ⚽ Game Notice
The Patton High School soccer team will have a game with McDowell High School on February 22, 2024, 16:00:00 CST.
Nebo couple extradited to Tennessee, accused of abusing vulnerable man in their care
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (WLOS) — A Nebo man and woman accused of abusing a man they were caring for have been extradited to Sevier County, Tennessee. Dustin Suttles, 38, and Katelyn Elliot, 31, are accused of abusing and neglecting Joseph Blevins at a lodge in Pigeon Forge. According to warrants,...
HCA's Mission Health sees another executive change
Mission Hospital McDowell in Marion, N.C., is seeking a new CEO. The hospital, part of Asheville, N.C.-based Mission Health, posted a job advertisement for the CEO position on Feb. 15, seeking candidates with master's degrees in business administration, healthcare administration or related fields and 2 years or more of experience in a COO or CEO role.
Morganton Man Charged With Arson
37-year-old Nathaniel Allen Thomas, who is listed as a homeless person from Morganton, was arrested last Thursday (February 15) by Burke County Sheriff’s Officers. He’s charged in Burke County with felony arson and multiple counts of failure to appear. According to the North Carolina Department of Adult Correction...
Mitchell Sheriff’s Arrest Report 2/11 – 2/18/24
(Press Release from Mitchell County Sheriff’s Department. Everyone is presumed innocent until proven guilty.) David Van McClellan, 39 of Spruce Pine, NC. Deputy A. Renfro arrested McClellan for felony possession of Methamphetamine and possession of drug paraphernalia X 3. He was issued $0.00 bond, under the pre-trial release act and held in secure custody with a court date of 3/13/2024.
Deputies investigating after trash truck catches fire at Mitchell Co. recycling center
The Mitchell County Sheriff’s Office said deputies are investigating after a trash truck caught fire at the Altapass Recycling Center on February 12.
A Taste of Italy: 4 Must-Visit Italian Eateries in Black Mountain
This article presents a tour of four exquisite Italian restaurants nestled in Black Mountain. Have you had the chance to experience their culinary delights yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below:
Forest Hill Elementary Principal Emphasizes Home, School, and Community Connections During Governor's Visit
Principal Nikki Costello of Forest Hill Elementary in Morganton, North Carolina, recently hosted the Governor at her school. She emphasized the importance of the relationship between home, school, and community. Costello, an experienced public school educator, introduced the Governor to the diverse student body at Forest Hill Elementary, a public school in Burke County.
Savory Spinach Gratin
MARION, N.C. (WLOS) — Ingredients:. 2C small-curd cottage cheese (non-fat or low fat is fine) In mixing bowl, beat eggs with whisk until smooth. Add the parsley, white pepper, dill and salt, mixing together. Stir the cottage cheese into the eggs, beating until combined. Add the dry, pressed spinach...
Mitchell County Sheriff's Department seeks public assistance in fire investigation
On Monday morning, Feb. 12, 2024, a Mitchell County Sanitation truck caught on fire while parked at Altapass Recycling Center, located in Spruce Pine. The cause of the fire is suspicious and is currently under investigation. If anyone has information or observed suspicious activity in the area of Altapass Hwy. near the Mitchell County Recycling Center, during the early morning hours of February 12, please contact the Mitchell County Sheriff’s Office at (828) 688-3982.
Missing: McDowell County authorities need help locating man last seen Feb. 12
MCDOWELL COUNTY, N.C. (WLOS) — McDowell County Sheriff’s Office Investigators need the public's help locating a missing person, Christopher Van Colby Brown. Brown is a 32-year-old white male with brown hair and hazel eyes. He is approximately 5’6” tall and 130lbs. Brown was last heard from...