Weather Forecast for Friday, March 20, 2015

Today: A 50 percent chance of showers. Patchy dense fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 52. Calm wind becoming west northwest 5 to 9 mph in the morning. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible. Tonight: Patchy fog between 11pm and 2am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Northwest wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

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Loafer’s Glory: Road Hazard

Report of a road hazard on North NC226 near Bonnie and Clydes. Fire department response requested. DOT has also been notified.  Reported as rocks partially blocking the roadway.  Update: There has been a traffic accident at the road hazard. No injuries reported.

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Bakersville: Motor Vehicle Accident

Report of a motor vehicle accident on NC261. Fire department and state law enforcement response requested.

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Weather Forecast for Thursday, March 19, 2015

Today: Rain. High near 41. Southeast wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible. Tonight: Rain. Low around 35. Southeast wind 7 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

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Ledger: Motor Vehicle Accident

Report of a motor vehicle accident with entrapments on South NC226 across from Snow Hill Store. State law enforcement, fire department, and medical emergency response requested.  Four ambulances were dispatched to work this accident, and three helicopters (Two from WINGS and one from Wellmont) were flown into a landing zone established at Mitchell High School.

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Arrests booked between March 15 and March 18, 2015

These are arrests as obtained from records from the McDowell County Jail between March 11, 2015 and March 18, 2015. Dayshawn Blackman – Arrested on: March 11, 2015 – Court Date: March 31, 2015 – Bond: $250,000.00 * 2 counts Statutory Rape/Sex Offense Defendant >= 6 yr 14-27.7A(A) Jeffrey Kirk – Arrested on: March 12, 2015 9:04PM – Court date: March 31, 2015 – No bond * Assault on a female * Criminal contempt Makayla Marlowe – Arrested on: march 12, 2015 – Bond: $25,000.00 * Breaking and or entering Greg Johnson – Arrested on: March 15, 2015 12:14AM – […]

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Welcome to Mitchell County Alerts! I hope you find this page very informative!

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