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  1. Teen dies after being kicked in head by her father's horseRead the original story

    Jul 27, 2015 | WLOS

    A 15-year-old North Carolina girl has died after being kicked in the head by her father's horse over the weekend. Officials with Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte told local news outlets that Destiny Stafford died early Monday from the injuries suffered in the Saturday accident.

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  2. Man shot to death at Gastonia barRead the original story

    Jul 6, 2015 | WLOS

    Thirty-three-year-old Corrie Derel Odems has been arrested and charged with first-degree murder. He's being held in the Gaston County jail.

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  3. Private-school voucher program on hold for NC Supreme CourtRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2015 | WLOS

    A program that uses taxpayer money for private and religious school tuition faces a second straight year of uncertainty until North Carolina's Supreme Court decides whether it's legal. The Supreme Court on Thursday did not include its decision on whether the voucher program can continue.

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  4. North Carolina GOP elects 1st black chairmanRead the original story

    Jun 6, 2015 | WLOS

    The North Carolina Republican Party has elected its first black chairman in an upset victory over the candidate backed by Gov. Pat McCrory and other top leaders in the GOP establishment. Hasan Harnett of Cabarrus County won Saturday's vote of Republican activists over Craig Collins of Gastonia.

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  5. Speeches, chairman's election on tap for NC Gop conventionRead the original story

    Jun 6, 2015 | WLOS

    Gov. Pat McCrory is on the ballot next year, and he'll seek to energize their Republican base heading into 2016 at the North Carolina GOP convention. Party business Saturday also includes picking a successor to Chairman Claude Pope.

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  6. Gaston train service deal signed; passenger service possibleRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2015 | WLOS

    The North Carolina Board of Transportation has formally approved a lease agreement for rail service on the agency's Piedmont & Northern rail corridor in Gaston County. The Charlotte Observer reported that under terms of the agreement, Iowa Pacific's Piedmont Railway subsidiary will operate, maintain and market freight service on the 13-mile rail line serving Mount Holly, Belmont, Ranlo, Lowell and Gastonia.

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  7. Page with offensive word removed from Gaston school yearbookRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2015 | WLOS

    School administrators have removed a page containing an offensive song title from the yearbook for the Highland School of Technology in Gastonia. The Gaston Gazette reported that the racially-charged word in the social media feature section of the yearbook prompted the decision to remove the page.

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  8. 3 dead in Gaston County shootingsRead the original story

    May 19, 2015 | WLOS

    The man and woman shot at the home died at the scene. The man suspected of shooting them died at a Gastonia hospital several hours later.

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  9. 3 dead in Gaston County shootingsRead the original story

    May 19, 2015 | WLOS

    The man and woman shot at the home died at the scene. The man suspected of shooting them died at a Gastonia hospital several hours later.

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  10. Police say woman planted cricket in food to get free mealRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | WLOS

    Take shelter inside a sturdy building. Storms capable of damaging wind and hail.

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  11. Fake GoFundMe accounts rob family trying bury 4-year-old sonRead the original story

    Apr 15, 2015 | WLOS

    The grieving family of a 4-year-old North Carolina boy who drowned says fake fundraising accounts have robbed them of money to bury him. WCNC-TV reports Austin West drowned April 4 in a pool in Gastonia.

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  12. NC high school athletic director accused of sex with studentRead the original story

    Mar 31, 2015 | WLOS

    Gaston County police told local media outlets that 34-year-old Brandon Samuel Scott of Gastonia was arrested Monday and charged with taking indecent liberties with a student. It was not clear if he has an attorney to comment on the charge.

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  13. 77-year-old woman stabbed to death in Lincoln CountyRead the original story

    Feb 23, 2015 | WLOS

    Lincoln County officials have released the name of a 77-year-old woman who was found stabbed to death in her home. The sheriff's office said the woman's son-in-law went by the home around 1:30 p.m. Sunday to take out the trash and noticed the door to her mobile home was open.

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  14. Woman shot to death by Gastonia policeRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2015 | WLOS

    The State Bureau of Investigation is reviewing the shooting. Their report will be given to the Gaston County District Attorney, who will decide if the shooting was justified.

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  15. Authorities investigate after NC officer shoots man in homeRead the original story

    Feb 8, 2015 | WLOS

    The State Bureau of Investigation is investigating after an elderly Gastonia man was shot and killed by a police officer checking on his welfare. Police Chief Robert Helton told area media outlets Sunday that 74-year-old James Howard Allen was shot and killed Saturday night.

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  16. Man shot 5 times by police sentenced to prisonRead the original story

    Feb 2, 2015 | WLOS

    Winter Weather Advisory until 10 A.M. Tuesday for Buncombe, Graham, Clay, Cherokee, Haywood, Jackson, Macon, Madison, Swain, Yancey, Mitchell and Avery counties. Black ice, blowing snow & gusty winds will make travel challenging.

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  17. Man shot 5 times by police sentenced to prisonRead the original story

    Feb 2, 2015 | WLOS

    Winter Weather Advisory until 10 A.M. Tuesday for Buncombe, Graham, Clay, Cherokee, Haywood, Jackson, Macon, Madison, Swain, Yancey, Mitchell and Avery counties. Black ice, blowing snow & gusty winds will make travel challenging.

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  18. Gastonia officer shoots, injures man attacking store clerkRead the original story

    Jan 17, 2015 | WLOS

    Police tell local media outlets that Detective Jeff Wooten was inside the store at around 10:30 Saturday night when he saw someone attacking the clerk with a knife. The man was seriously injured and was taken to a hospital.

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  19. 15 hurt when school bus overturns in North CarolinaRead the original story

    Jan 14, 2015 | WLOS

    A school bus carrying 45 students from a North Carolina middle school overturned Wednesday on a two-lane road, injuring 15 of the children, authorities said. None of the injuries appeared serious.

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  20. 15 hurt when school bus overturns in North CarolinaRead the original story

    Jan 14, 2015 | WLOS

    Officials say a school bus carrying a driver and 45 students from a North Carolina middle school has overturned, injuring 15 of the children. Gaston County Schools spokesman Todd Hagans said the N.C. Highway Patrol determined that a compartment door above the driver fell open, creating a distraction before the accident Wednesday afternoon.

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