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14 hrs ago | The Gaston Gazette
Police are looking for the two men responsible for the armed robbery of a Gastonia gas station its 19-year-old cashier.
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15 hrs ago | The Charlotte Observer
The director of a homeless shelter that has operated in Gastonia for 11 years announced Tuesday that the facility is shutting down due to lack of funding.
A fourth person was charged Monday in a Ranlo shooting that left a man in critical condition over the weekend.
Q: What is the construction taking place on Ratchford Drive north of Dallas, near the Flea Market and beside U.S. 321? No one seems to know, but the rumor is it's going to be a drag strip for racing.
The credits likely will end Jan. 1 despite the support of Gov. Pat McCrory, and they're not on a to-do list for lawmakers to complete before they adjourn.
A Gastonia woman is charged with crashing her car into a teenager in a Gastonia neighborhood and fleeing the scene.
Mr. Odell Lowery Sr. and Mrs. Ida Pearl Friday Lowery of Gastonia celebrated their golden wedding anniversary August 14, 2014, at Longhorn in Pineville, with a dinner, hosted by their children.
Bruce Grayson Hobson and Ellen Summey Hobson of Kings Mountain celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary August 14, 2014.
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Authorities arrested several people Sunday in connection with a shooting that seriously injured a man in Ranlo the day before.
The following is a daily arrest report provided by the Gastonia and Gaston County police departments and the Gaston County Sheriff's Office.
No injuries were reported in this fire Friday night west of Gastonia. The blaze was reported shortly after 8:30 p.m. at a single-story residence in the 300 block of Queens Road, a little more than a quarter-mile west of U.S. 321, about 3 miles south of Gastonia.
The loss of Gastonia's once thriving textile mills had wide-reaching effects on businesses, families and - surprisingly - the practice of medicine, according to Dr. Daniel Ness, of Piedmont Plastic Surgery and Dermatology.
Steve Todd Neely Jr. said a buildup of frustration over being bullied, talked down to and threatened in his own house triggered him to pick up a knife, cut his ex-wife's husband in the face and then chase him into the street on a summer night The 58-year-old Gastonia man took the stand Friday in his own first-degree murder trial.
State and local officials are promising multiple traffic and infrastructure projects starting soon in Gastonia won't be too big an inconvenience for drivers.
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Updated: Tue Aug 19, 2014 03:17 pm
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