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McDowell County's Plans For A New Recreation Center and A Juneteenth Celebration

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Mike Conley
The McDowell News
Dawna Goode-Ledbetter of the West Marion forum and Rossi Martin, owner of Spillway Bridge & Co. talk to the Marion City Council about a Juneteenth Festival to take place in June.

Reporter Mike Conley of The McDowell News joined WNCW on April 20, 2022, to talk about some of his latest stories, including Marion's plans for its first-ever Juneteenth Celebration, a McDowell business that made the pages of Our State Magazine, and how an East Marion group has its eyes on a new Recreation Center for the community.

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