Nestled next to the Blue Ridge Mountains of Western North Carolina, McDowell County is a beautiful place to call home.
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The McDowell County has declared a State of Emergency due to the COVID-19 Pandemic.Click Here
McDowell County wants to hear YOUR input on future land use policy. Please click on the link to complete an important survey.Click Here
McDowell County has declared a State of Emergency for Winter Storm Izzy.Click Here
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