Gastonia Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Man pulls gun inside Gastonia Target during shoplifting attempt, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | WSOCTV

    ... with mobile alerts. GASTON COUNTY, N.C. - Police said a man pulled a gun inside the Target store Monday evening in Gastonia after he was confronted for shoplifting. Police said a loss prevention officer confronted Antonio Rodas for attempting to ...

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  2. Armed standoff ongoing in Gaston CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... standoff could last several hours, police said. Scott Drive is located off of Patrick and Union Roads, southwest of Gastonia. The neighborhood's perimeter was blocked off at Gatewood Drive while police attempt to convince the man to surrender. It's ...

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  3. Alleged armed robber arrested outside TargetRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... he responded by pulling out a handgun and pointing it at the ground near the two, according to Capt. Mike Lari with Gastonia Police. The two employees backed away from Rodas, and the suspect fled through the parking lot with the shopping cart, ...

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  4. Tobacco Free Gaston hosts Kick Butts Day Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... County holds a community meeting from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. March 2 at the Highland Health Center, 609 N. Highland St., Gastonia. The mission of the council is to identify and strengthen connections between food, health, natural resource protection, ...

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  5. Mended Hearts chapter celebrates 5-year anniversary Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | The Gaston Gazette

    Mended Hearts of Gastonia Chapter 379 celebrated their five-year anniversary on Feb. 17. The chapter is part of Mended Hearts, Inc. which was organized 65 years ago by grateful heart bypass patients in Boston who wanted to share their survival and lives after, what was then, very risky surgery. They visited other heart patients bringing hope and encouragement.

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  6. No. 19 Florida State blasts Boston CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | UPI

    ... how the milestone felt. "I've had a great career. I'm one of the most blessed guys on the planet -- growing up in Gastonia, N.C., to where I am now ... it's just the grace of God that I've been given these opportunities to work with so many great ...

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  7. Introducing Petpak: The Ultimate Travel Buddy for The Modern Mobile ChildRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 21 | PRWeb

    ... village, and my children, we launched successfully online." Idea Incubator Inc. Idea Incubator Inc. was founded in Gastonia, North Carolina, by mother of two and former airline executive, Marni Peters. Marni intends to continue creating practical, ...

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  8. Dog stolen 6 years ago, reunited with veteranRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | WPTV Local News

    Army veteran Kelly Accettola was reunited with her long lost dog on Saturday, more than six years after the dog was stole from Accettola's backyard. According to Gaston Gazette , Accettola flew from San Diego to Gastonia, North Carolina to reunite with her dog named "Bemis."

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  9. Ranger pulled 30 feet, driver charged with using car as deadly weaponRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | WSOCTV

    ... a ranger talked to Bolin, he drove away with the ranger holding onto the door handle, dragging him for 30 feet. Gastonia police later stopped Bolin, driving with a car full of people. Bolin was charged with using the car as a deadly weapon and ...

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  10. Deadline approaching for Gastonia Citizens Police Academy Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | The Gaston Gazette

    The Citizens Police Academy focuses on Gastonia police operations. Law enforcement is a profession that is continually changing and evolving, and the academy enables citizens to experience conditions similar to those that police officers go through in their training and on the job.

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  11. Dog missing for 7 years from VA reunited with owner in GastoniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | WBTV

    ... California with her husband who's in the Navy. But in December, a good Samaritan found a small Italian Greyhound in Gastonia, hundreds of miles from where Bemis went missing. It took months to track Accettola down because she'd changed her phone ...

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  12. Dog stolen 7 years ago found in NC, reunited with Army veteranRead the original story

    Monday Feb 20 | WICU12 Erie

    An Army veteran and her dog were reunited in North Carolina on Saturday - seven years after she said someone stole him. Bemis was microchipped at the time someone stolen him in 2011, and in December, a woman in Gastonia found the dog.

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  13. Park ranger dragged by car Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... and that he had marijuana and a pipe on him when he was taken into custody.  Bolin, 22, of Gardner Park Drive, Gastonia, is charged with assault with a deadly weapon, resisting a public officer, possession of marijuana and possession of drug ...

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  14. Former city leader questions diversity of summer concert performers Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | The Gaston Gazette

    Countless cities and towns across the Carolinas mix a time-tested musical recipe every summer, producing bi-weekly downtown concerts with a dominant beach music flavor. But at least one former Gastonia leader believes the city needs to break from its sandy boundary by also booking bands that offer more musical and racial diversity.

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  15. City may install defibrillators at more parks and rec facilities Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | The Gaston Gazette

    The defibrillators that are in place in three different city-owned buildings around Gastonia have never had to be put to use. But their presence alone ensures that a person suffering a medical emergency and a loss of heartbeat in those locations will stand a greater chance of surviving.

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  16. Pioneers Go East Collective Proudly Presents The World Premiere Of American Mill No. 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... and folk singer who found herself at the forefront of the protest movement during the strike at the Loray mill in Gastonia, NC in 1929. American Mill No. 2 features a multi-talented cast of actors and musicians, with Kamala Sankaram (Composer, Ella ...

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  17. NCHSAA releases basketball seedings: Rapid ReactionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... Ashbrook once again has a significant home-court advantage throughout the playoffs. Last year, they were at home in Gastonia for each of their four state tournament wins, hitting the road only in the fifth round, when they lost to Freedom on a ...

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  18. Spay-neuter clinic marks its 30,000th snipRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | The Gaston Gazette

    It's one thing to marvel at how many dogs and cats have been "fixed" at a low-cost Gastonia clinic in the last eight years. It's another to think about how many more unwanted puppies and kittens might have been born - and likely euthanized - had the affordable procedures not been available.

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  19. Masked men lock Domino's employees in cooler during robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | The Gaston Gazette

    Gastonia police are searching for three masked men who they said pistol-whipped a Domino's employee and put several more inside a cooler. Officers said that around 1:30 a.m. three men wearing masks entered the Domino's on West Franklin Boulevard.

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  20. Crime 20 mins ago 7:52 a.m.Masked men rob Gastonia Domino's, lock employees in freezerRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 19 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    The robbery occurred at the pizza chain's location on West Franklin Blvd. in Gastonia around 1:30 a.m. Officials say three masked men walked into the store, pointed guns at employees and took an undisclosed amount of money from the register.

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