By Bill Archer
Bluefield Daily Telegraph
WELCH — In spite of all of the weather related challenges during the past several days, the McDowell County Board of Education Additional Levy passed Saturday on a 757-57 vote. McDowell County voters have approved the additional levy for 72 consecutive years. McDowell citizens voted to continue the levy until 2018.
It wasn’t an easy proposition this year due to the foot of snow that blanketed the region on Thursday, making travel...