Gastonia Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Huss sweeps regular season series from Ashbrook with 67-58 winRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | The Gaston Gazette

    GASTONIA – In the second half of Friday night's game against city rival Ashbrook, Huss had an ugly stretch. The Huskies had stretched out a third quarter lead over the Green Wave to 12, but they got a little careless with the ball, missed some defensive assignments, and began to beat themselves.

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  2. Police: Gaston stores selling synthetic marijuanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | The Gaston Gazette

    John Ken Hawkins III and Letha Baker Shaw have each been charged with three counts of trafficking synthetic marijuana. The two were arrested Thursday morning after search warrants were executed at Johnny's E Cigs on Gastonia Highway in Bessemer City and Shaw's Pipe World on Union Road in Gastonia.

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  3. Gazette taking applications for Best & Brightest 2017 Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... in The Gazette and The Star and honored at a reception on April 26 at the Schiele Museum of Natural History in Gastonia. A $1,500 scholarship and two $1,000 scholarships will be awarded to three of the Best & Brightest who have made meaningful ...

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  4. Fifth-grade wits? No problemRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... and a can of soda, who all played nice together. The competition was emceed by Emily Cole, director of fun for the Gastonia Grizzlies. Score was kept by members of the Gaston County Jaycees. The event raised more than $31,000 which the Gaston County ...

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  5. Trial moved for accused child killerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | The Star Online

    ... said in court Friday. The public's desire for details of the case shows it's too well known to be heard in Gastonia, he said. Ratchford also talked about heavy media coverage in the wake of the little girl's death. He told the judge that The Gazette ...

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  6. Judge grants change of venue for manaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    GASTONIA, N.C. The Gaston County man accused of murdering a three-year-old girl was granted a change of venue in his trial Friday. William McCullen appeared in court Friday to face a first-degree murder charge in the death of Jordyn Dumont.

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  7. City workers to look out for children Updated Feb 10, 2017 atRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... It makes sense to give other employees that additional skill, said Todd Carpenter, assistant city manager for Gastonia. Councilman Robert Kellogg made a motion to continue providing training to these employees, meaning when there is turnover, new ...

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  8. Gaston eyes new ways to capitalize on proximity to Charlotte airport Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... are joining forces with a leading economic development group to kick that prosperity into the next gear. Gastonia on Tuesday became the latest local city to commit funding for an economic positioning strategy with respect to the Charlotte airport. ...

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  9. Gastonia fourth-grader excels in online school and tennisRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 3 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... “It's very rare and you can't really do it just by love, you have to earn it.” Smith moved to Gastonia with her father, Taylor Smith, and mother, Elke Smith, about eight years ago, when her parents purchased and began operating the ...

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  10. Gastonia 22 mins ago 11:02 p.m.Couple seeks Good Samaritan who helped after crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    A local man survives a horrible rollover crash thanks in part to a good Samaritan who pulled him from the wreckage. Now, he and his family want to find that man to say thank you! "Split second, but almost felt like everything was moving in slow motion," said Eric Halsten, who survived a rollover crash.

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  11. Two Gastonia men charged in Fallston breaking and entering Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | The Gaston Gazette

    Jaylan Andra Ross, 19, 307 N. Ranson St., and Javees Alexander Camp, 20, 2023 Barwick Road, shot out a window in the front door of Petals Produce and More at 4713 Fallston Road, at 1:20 p.m. Tuesday. “They had no way of knowing what, or who, was on the other side,” Cleveland County Sheriff Alan Norman said.

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  12. Belmont ABC Store on the horizonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... March 9. If approved, he hopes the store would open around June 1. Gaston County also has established ABC Boards in Gastonia, Bessemer City, Cherryville, Cramerton and Mount Holly, which oversee operations of the county's 11 existing municipal ABC ...

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  13. Education 26 mins ago 4:01 p.m.Online school helps 4th grade tennis phenomRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    ... off the court. On the tennis court, Thalia Smith hits like a mini-version of Serena Williams. The 10-year-old from Gastonia is ranked third among her age group on national recruiting websites. But for that to happen, her father, Taylor Smith, says ...

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  14. Ashbrook football coach Greg Hill retiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | The Gaston Gazette

    GASTONIA – After a 30-year career in education, Ashbrook High School's Greg Hill has announced his decision to retire from his position as physical education teacher and resign as the Green Wave's head football coach. Hill submitted his letter of resignation Thursday morning, and informed his team of his decision Thursday afternoon.

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  15. Clerk pistol whipped during robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | The Gaston Gazette

    The incident happened around 2 p.m. Saturday at Tobacco Emporium at 2417 East Ozark Avenue in Gastonia. During the robbery, the clerk was struck several times in the face with a gun.

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  16. Detective sworn in as FBI task force officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... arrests for these incidents, and all except one pending case has resulted in a conviction. Among the arrested is a Gastonia man known for dressing up as movie characters for children and a former English teacher and coach at South Point High School ...

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  17. Meet new pastor at First Baptist Church, Gastonia Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | The Gaston Gazette

    Steven Fuller, the new senior minister at First Baptist Church in Gastonia, said that his call to ministry was not something that happened in a single moment. Instead, it was something that happened “like a crescendo” over time.

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  18. Police: Man connected to armed robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | The Gaston Gazette

    A Gastonia man is behind bars after police say he conspired with two other people to rob a home at gunpoint. Arkevius Devonne Meeks is one of three people who allegedly broke into a North Pine Street home on Jan. 24. The two other suspects were carrying long rifles, and the trio made off with a 56-inch television, an XBox 360, 30 games, two pairs of shoes, two cellphones and cash, according to police reports.

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  19. Deputies: Sex offender showed up at elementary schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | The Gaston Gazette

    Charles Loral Carr is accused of failing to register as a sex offender and not reporting his new address. The 46-year-old, whose last listed residence is on Spring Valley Drive in Gastonia, was convicted in 1995 on two counts of indecent liberties with a child.

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  20. Crime 28 mins ago 10:47 p.m.Rash of armed robberies has clerks on alertRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    It has a busy week for law enforcement and a dangerous week for convenience store clerks and customers across our area. Police in Gastonia are searching for these two suspects who robbed a tobacco store in broad daylight Saturday.

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