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Lake James Clean Up

Lake James Clean Up 10/2/2021

What: Lake James Clean Up Fall 2021 When: Saturday 10/2/2021 8 a.m. to noon Where: Boats can launch from any dock. Dumpster Location …

Cover photo for Wasps at Porch Lights

Wasps at Porch Lights

In recent weeks we’ve been getting a lot of messages regarding large wasps coming to porch lights. In all …

Ian Cassida

McDowell County Meet Ian

Summer isn’t always about fun in the sun. It can also be about having a fun, engaging, hands-on learning …

McDowell 4-H Summer Discovery!!!

We are proud to announce our 4-H Summer Discovery program for summer of 2021. Our Discovery Program will look …

Old Fort litter pickup day

Old Fort Litter Pick Up Day Round 2

N.C. Cooperative Extension-McDowell County Center’s Keep McDowell Beautiful program will be partnering with Camp Grier, Old Fort Ride House, …

McDowell County 4-H Summer Discovery image

4-H Summer Discovery

We are putting the finishing touches on our 2021 4-H Summer Discovery Program. We will post our activities and …

Trail market for Fonta Flora on Point Lookout Trail

Community Health Assessment Survey

Every 3 years, the Foothills Health District compiles comprehensive data (Community Health Assessment) that helps the local Health Department …

Strawberry Sauce

National Strawberry Month

May is known as National Strawberry Month. Strawberries are grown year-round, but the peak season is April through July. …

Old fort litter pick up day

Old Fort Clean Up Fills a Dump Truck

N.C. Cooperative Extension-McDowell County Center’s Keep McDowell Beautiful program partnered with Camp Grier, Old Fort Ride House, Kitsbow, Hillman …

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