Gaston County Newswire (Page 4)

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

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    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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  2. Investigators release 911 call in officer-involved shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | WSOCTV

    ... ho shot and killed an armed man during a welfare check earlier this month. They will present their findings to Gaston County District Attorney Locke Bell then he will review their report and decide if charges should be filed.

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  3. Gaston County under wind chill advisoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | The Gaston Gazette

    The National Weather Service has issued a wind chill advisory from 7 p.m. Wednesday to 10 a.m. Friday. Winds, northwest 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 30 mph, will make for hazardous wind chills, with values as low as minus-7 degrees This will result in frost bite and lead to hypothermia if precautions are not taken, according to National Weather Service.

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  4. Gaston County honors 2014 Employees of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | The Gaston Gazette

    The 2014 Gaston County Employee of the Year Awards were presented during a lunchtime ceremony Feb. 13 at the Gaston County Police Department. The annual distinctions are designed to honor employees who have demonstrated outstanding performance, above and beyond their basic job descriptions.

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  5. Boyfriend charged with killing woman and teen sonRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 18 | The Daily Advance

    Authorities say the boyfriend of a woman found dead in her burning home in Mount Holly along with her teenage son has been charged with first-degree murder. Gaston County Police said the obtained two first-degree murder warrants for 40-year-old Peter Rivers Jr. He was arrested Thursday at a hotel in Kingsland, Georgia, and waived extradition to North Carolina.

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  6. Gastonia woman dies after shooting by policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | The Charlotte Observer

    ... the State Bureau of Investigation. Once the SBI finishes the investigation, it will give its findings to the Gaston County District Attorney's Office, which will determine if Neely was justified in shooting Sexton. Neely, who has been with the ...

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  7. Editorial: Thanks to all who have to be out in this bad weatherRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 17 | The Gaston Gazette

    But while most of Gaston County hunkers down with a fresh supply of bread and milk in a warm house, the unsung heroes go to work. They are the transportation and public works crews, both local and state, who did all they could to prepare the roads for Mother Nature's assault, who forgot about sleep to scrape the pavement in an all-out attempt to keep us safe.

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  8. Brothers charged in connection to death of woman, son found dead in burning homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | WBTV

    ... her son, 38-year-old Bridget McCall Berry and 17-year-old Treyvon "TJ" Berry, were found dead inside a burning Gaston County home in early February. Police say Darrell Rivers helped his brother after the deaths by giving him advice and instructions ...

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  9. More snow, ice on the wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Daily Dispatch

    Ijanae Henderson, 12, clears snow from her parents' car at Springwood Apartments so that they can venture out and go to the grocery store. As he does whenever it snows, Joe Taylor shovels snow from his Lakeview Drive driveway Tuesday morning.

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  10. Woman dies in Gastonia Police shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... She later died of her injuries. The SBI was called to investigate. The bureau will present their findings to Gaston County District Attorney Locke Bell once the investigation is complete. Neely has been placed on administrative leave, standard ...

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  11. Gastonia woman dead in officer-involved shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | The Charlotte Observer

    ... shooting in the state. Once the SBI's investigation is finished, it will present its findings to the Gaston County District Attorney's Office, which will determine if Neely was justified in shooting Sexton. Neely, who has been with the police ...

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  12. Murder suspect's brother charged in Mt. Holly deathsRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 17 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    Murder suspect's brother charged in Mt. Holly deaths Police in Gaston County have charged the brother of a murder suspect as an accessory.

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  13. McCrory: Stay home so crews can scrape roads after NC stormRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Jacksonville Daily News

    North Carolina's winter storm left behind slippery roads and power outages Tuesday, but Gov. Pat McCrory and emergency officials warned of treacherous conditions further into the week as extremely cold temperatures would freeze or re-freeze what fell.

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  14. GGEC opens new Endoscopy Center in Gastonia, NCRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Medical News

    ... surgery center with two procedure rooms - providing just what the physicians and community needs. Until now, Gaston County was the largest county in North Carolina without a free-standing endoscopy center. "Opening the Center is about providing ...

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  15. Police: Fire that killed 2 was arson after homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | The Charlotte Observer

    Police in Gaston County say a Monday morning house fire that led to the discovery of two deceased people is now considered a homicide and arson case. They say a "person of interest" is being held in Georgia.

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  16. Gaston police: Teen one of two found dead in Mount HollyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... neighbors saw smoke coming from the manufactured home. At a Wednesday evening press conference, Assistant Gaston County Police Chief Joseph Ramey said misinformation prompted officials to launch a search for T.J. Berry and a missing 1995 Chevrolet ...

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  17. Who's facing charges? 2/11/15Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 11 | The Gaston Gazette

    The following is a daily report provided by the Gaston County Sheriff, and Gastonia and Gaston County Police departments. A criminal charge does not imply someone is guilty of wrongdoing.

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  18. Gaston Co. authorities: Double fatal fire now arson, homicide investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | WSOCTV

    A fire in Mount Holly where two bodies were found Monday is now a homicide and arson investigation, Gaston County police said Wednesday night.

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  19. Teens suspected of throwing rock off bridge, hitting carRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... heard of this happening," she said. Anyone with information on the case is asked to call Crime Stoppers of Gaston County at 704-861-8000. Crime Stoppers pays up to $1,000 for information that leads to an arrest. Police suspect teenagers may be ...

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  20. County votes to put 'In God We Trust' on courthouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | The Gaston Gazette

    The phrase "In God We Trust" doesn't come without controversy these days when placed on a public building. But Gaston County commissioners still voted unanimously Tuesday to post the historic proclamation on the courthouse faade and entrance that faces Marietta Street.

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