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2 hrs ago | Lincoln Times-News
The western end of the county will soon boast a land navigation course thanks to a recent collaboration among Lincoln County's Special Operation Land Search Team, local Boy Scouts troop leaders and county fire departments.
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7 hrs ago | The Gaston Gazette
Treat your self to a break from that holiday shopping and those last minute errands.
11 hrs ago | The Gaston Gazette
Fire ants are on the move and the North Carolina Department of Agriculture is trying to stop their march.
12 hrs ago | WSOCTV
Police responded to a school bus accident in Gaston County Wednesday afternoon. School bus No.
It shouldn't have come as a surprise that Nancy Langevin could name all 18 people in the photo she brought with her when she dropped off the annual contribution from the BBB Canasta Club.
Charges have been dismissed against a Charlotte firefighter who was accused of beating his wife and abusing a cat at their Gastonia home.
A Gaston County mother and father fear their family's Christmas is ruined after a fire destroyed the gifts they were hiding for their three daughters.
Two high-profile armed robberies had area pharmacies in the news lately. In both, police exchanged fire with suspects who brought guns to the drug stores they intended to rob.
The new Gaston County manager, Earl Mathers, has economic development expertise and will start work in early January, county commissioners recently announced.
According to the police report, the 20-year-old woman allowed two men to use her car to rob people at Chaos Tattoo Studio in Gastonia on Dec. 3. Martavious Adams and Donnovan Huskey have each been charged with that robbery and several others at businesses and homes in Gaston and Cleveland counties.
Three new child abuse laws go into effect this month, increasing penalties for felony child abuse and making it a felony to not report a missing child within 24 hours.
Police have uncovered what they say is a "chop shop" for stolen Honda automobiles at a home in Gaston County.
Since the first Gastonia Debutante Club Ball was held in 1957, the club has done its part to help make Gaston County a better place.