Archive for April, 2015

Weather Forecast for Thursday, April 30, 2015

Today A chance of showers before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 1pm and 5pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 57. Light north wind becoming northwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.  Tonight A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Northwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth […]

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Spruce Pine: Burglary on Deer Park Lake Road

Report of a burglary in progress on Deer Park Lake Road. County law enforcement response requested. 

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Spruce Pine: Sick Person on Jakes Branch Road

Report of a sick person on Jakes Branch Road. Fire department and medical emergency response requested.  Reported as a 72 year old male. 

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Grassy Creek: Fire Alarm Activation on Swiss Pine Lake Drive

Report of a fire alarm activation on Swiss Pine Lake Drive. Fire department response requested. 

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Grassy Creek: Vandalism on Ridgecrest Drive

Report of a vandalism on Ridgecrest Drive. County law enforcement response requested. Reported as a person having two tires slashed on their car.

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Weather Forecasy for Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Today Rain likely, mainly after 11am. Cloudy, with a high near 57. South southwest wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.  Tonight A 50 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 44. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph after midnight. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

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Mitchell County Sheriff’s Office Activity Report for the period of April 19, 2015-April 26

All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law ACTIVITY REPORT THE FOLLOWING ARRESTS MADE:  JAY DEE COOKE III, age 37, of 8 Big Bear Drive, Burnsville, N.C. arrested for assault on a female by Sheriff Donald Street. Being held in jail for 48 hours on Domestic Violence. He is schedule to appear in court on May 13, 2015. JAMES SPARKS, age 42, of 1134 Hamburg Road, Bakersville, N.C. Arrested for failing to appear in McDowell County on larceny by anti-inventory device, expired tag, and driving while license revoked by Deputy J.K. Silver. Being held in jail on […]

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Grassy Creek: Motor Vehicle Accident on South NC226

Report of a motor vehicle accident on South NC226. Fire and medical emergency response requested.  Reported as a single motorcycle involved. There are injuries. It will be at the top of Coxes Creek near the Blue Ridge Parkway intersection. 

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Weather Forecast for Monday, April 27, 2015

Today Sunny, with a high near 56. North northwest wind 7 to 13 mph.  Tonight Patchy frost after 5am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 36. North northwest wind 5 to 9 mph.

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Fork Mountain: Motor Vehicle Accident on Harrel Hill Road

Report of a motor vehicle accident on Harrel Hill Road. Fire and medical response requested.  Reported as a car overturned between NC226 and the church. There are two walking wounded. Medical unit is responding mutual aid from Yancey County. 

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Grassy Creek: Unconscious Person on Sunrise Ridge Road

Report of an unconscious person on Sunrise Ridge Road. Fire and medical emergency response requested. Reported as a 65 year old female that has pserosis. She is in and out of consciousness.

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Bakersville: Chest Pains on Crimson Laurel Way

Report of a person with chest pains on Crimson Laurel Way.  Fire and medical emergency response requested.  Reported as a 52 year old female. 

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Little Switzerland: Motor Vehicle Accident on Chestnut Grove Road

Report of a motor vehicle accident on Chestnut Grove Road between McKinney Mine Road and the Blue Ridge Parkway. Fire department and medical emergency response requested.  Reported as one vehicle over the emankment with back injury. 

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Weather Forecast for Sunday, April 26, 2015

Today A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Northwest wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.  Tonight A 20 percent chance of showers before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. North northwest wind 7 to 9 mph.

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Fork Mountain: Unconscious Person on Big Oak Road

Report of an unconscious person on Big Oak Road. Fire department and medical emergency response requested.  Reported as a 16 month old child. 

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