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  1. Gastonia neighbors wake up to find swastikas, other hate speech graffitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WBTV

    At least three housing developments woke up finding hate speech graffiti Friday morning. The vandalism included images of swastikas and the phrase "whites only."

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  2. Man gets 20 years for deadly Charleston bar shootoutRead the original story

    Friday | WBTV

    A North Carolina man has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for a deadly shootout at a Charleston bar. The Charleston Gazette-Mail reports a judge handed down the maximum prison sentence Thursday to 26-year-old Jacques Slade of Gastonia, North Carolina.

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  3. Body found buried behind home of missing Wake County womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 23 | WBTV

    The body was found buried about 3-feet deep behind a home in the 6500 block of Turnipseed Road, the Wake County Sheriff's Office said. Forensics experts and cadaver sniffing dogs were on scene and helped identify areas in the ground where something could be buried.

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  4. Gastonia man accused of sexually assaulting North Iredell High studentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 23 | WBTV

    A Gastonia man is accused of sexually assaulting a female North Iredell High student after police say she left school grounds. The Gastonia Police Department arrested 19-year-old Jaylen Dequan Minger and charged him with felony statutory rape of a child and one count of first-degree kidnapping.

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  5. Loss of Mary Jo's founder tears a hole in the fabric of the CarolinasRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 17 | WBTV

    Mary Jo Cloninger started with a $500 loan and a few scraps of cloth in the back of a barber shop and spun it into a world-famous destination for fabric and sewing that drew customers to Gastonia from all over the Southeast. "If there was any woman put on Earth to run a fabric store, it was my mother," says Paula Houser, who says she worked alongside her mother at Mary Jo's on Cox Road "my whole entire life.

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  6. Suspect arrested in crime rampage targeting elderlyRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 16 | WBTV

    Police in Gastonia say a man who went on a crime rampage targeting the elderly has been taken into custody at a local hotel room and charged in the death of a 90-year-old man. Gaston County Police Capt.

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  7. Toddler and baby found alone in car with gun inside, mom chargedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 15 | WBTV

    A Gastonia mom has been charged with child abuse after deputies say she left her toddler and baby alone in a car Wednesday morning. Captain Mike Radford with the Gaston County Sheriff's Office says 30-year-old Anna Walker left her two children in the car parked at the Sheriff's Office while she was handling business inside.

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  8. 1 person shot to death in Gastonia; no arrests reportedRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 15 | WBTV

    Police in Gastonia are investigating the shooting death of a man whose body was found in the front yard of a home. Police told local media that they found 38-year-old Juan Monterio Floyd of Gastonia around 1:30 p.m. Tuesday.

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  9. Man, pets escape Gastonia house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 15 | WBTV

    The homeowner says he was sleeping when his dog jumped on him and started barking.

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  10. Man killed in Gastonia shooting identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 14 | WBTV

    The shooting happened shortly before 1:30 p.m. on the 700 block of Miller Street. Gastonia police said the victim, 38-year-old Juan Monterio Floyd, was taken to CaroMont Regional Medical Center.

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  11. Person shot in Gastonia dies at hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 14 | WBTV

    The shooting happened shortly before 2 p.m. on the 700 block of Miller Street. Gastonia police said the victim was taken to an area hospital with very serious injuries.

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  12. Person shot in Gaston County dies at hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 14 | WBTV

    The shooting happened shortly before 2 p.m. on the 700 block of Miller Street. Gastonia police said the victim was taken to an area hospital with very serious injuries.

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  13. Daekwon HeckstallRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 10 | WBTV

    According to Charlotte-Mecklenburg police, Daekwon Heckstall and Kashon Johnson are being charged with a string of robberies at Domino's Pizza restaurants. On Monday, February 27, the Domino's Pizza on East 4th Street was robbed at gunpoint.

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  14. Police officer helps save man's life by arresting himRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 10 | WBTV

    It's not every day a police officer gets a 'thank you' note from a person he once had in handcuffs. But Gastonia Police Officer Jarod Ewers got one from a man he hauled to jail in January.

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  15. No injuries reported in Gastonia shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 8 | WBTV

    No one was injured when someone fired gunshots near the intersection of West McFarland Avenue and Parkdale Avenue in Gastonia Wednesday afternoon.

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  16. Speakers protest idea of ICE agents policing Mecklenburg commissioners' meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 7 | WBTV

    Four speakers before the Mecklenburg County commissioners Tuesday night decried a suggestion by Vice Chair Jim Puckett that federal immigration agents attend the meeting. A rumored protest like the one that took over a Charlotte City Council meeting last week did not materialize.

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  17. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 7 | WBTV

    Since officials disclosed last month that Mecklenburg County's medical clinics failed to notify nearly 200 women about abnormal Pap smears, Health Director Marcus Plescia has assured the public that the tests found only mild to moderate problems. But newly released information to the Observer shows results for at least 20 of the women discovered high-grade abnormalities that suggests the possibly of cervical cancer.

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  18. Child recovering after being backed into by car in GastoniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 7 | WBTV

    One week ago, 4-year-old Du'Kori Pierce was rushed to the hospital after being backed into by a car in a Gastonia neighborhood. At the time, his mother Quaishia Pierce was worried that her son may not survive the incident.

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  19. Charlotte drivers may soon be paying more for gasRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 7 | WBTV

    Gas in the Charlotte metro is nearly 50 cents pricier than it was at this time a year ago and prices are expected to keep rising as the weather warms up. As of early Tuesday, the average price of a gallon of unleaded gas in the Charlotte area had dropped by a penny over the last month, according to auto group AAA.

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  20. Police investigating possible connection in recent Domino's robberiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 6 | WBTV

    The latest incident happened at the Domino's in Dallas on Dallas High Shoals Highway. Before that, the Domino's on East 4th Street in Charlotte and the Domino's on West Franklin Boulevard in Gastonia were hit.

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