Gaston County Newswire (Page 5)

Gaston County Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Gaston County, NC. (Page 5)

Results 81 - 100 of 3,246 in Gaston County, NC

  1. N.C. trooper shoots, wounds driver backing into himRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 28 | CBS News

    A North Carolina trooper shot into a car, hitting and wounding the driver who was reversing into the officer, authorities said Wednesday. Gaston County District Attorney Locke Bell told local media outlets that 31-year-old Jeremy Lewis was airlifted to a Charlotte hospital and is expected to recover after the shooting in nearby Gastonia.

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  2. Trooper shoots, wounds driver reversing into himRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 28 | WFLX-TV West Palm Beach

    A North Carolina trooper shot into a car, hitting and wounding the driver who was reversing into the officer, authorities said Wednesday. Gaston County District Attorney Locke Bell told local media outlets that 31-year-old Jeremy Lewis was airlifted to a Charlotte hospital and is expected to recover after the shooting in nearby Gastonia.

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  3. Authorities: Trooper shoots driver reversing into him GASTONIA, S.C....Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 28 | WSOCTV

    ... say a North Carolina trooper shot into a car, hitting the driver who was reversing into the officer. Gaston County District Attorney Locke Bell told WSOC-TV that 31-year-old Jeremy Lewis was airlifted to a Charlotte hospital and is expected to ...

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  4. Man credits plumber with saving his lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 27 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    ... down, and a drain is needed when you're going to have Christmas dinner," Matsik said. Clint Riddle is based in Gaston County and came out to Matsik's home to try and fix the problem. Matsik was attempting to help Riddle find a roof vent and climbed ...

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  5. Trooper injured, person shot during traffic stop in Gaston CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 26 | WIS-TV Columbia

    A person was shot by a North Carolina trooper during a traffic stop in Gaston County Tuesday, according to officials. According to Gaston County District Attorney Locke Bell, a trooper pulled a vehicle over after running a license plate and finding that the driver had a probation violation.

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  6. Person shot during incident in Gaston CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 27 | WBTV

    The incident happened around 3:15 p.m. near the intersection of West Franklin Boulevard and Shannon Bradley Road in Gastonia. Sources said shots were fired and that a person was hit, but did not give further details.

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  7. Building a shield against gun theftsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 27 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... to protect storage areas and to buy high-resolution surveillance cameras. Joe's Gun & Pawn was one of two Gaston County stores hit during the week of Thanksgiving. Aim and Defend was the other, being broken into twice in three days. Neither store ...

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  8. My Turn: We must continue to innovate to move our community forward Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 27 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... our main campus to our current site in order to better accommodate the growing number of patients we served in Gaston County. And it's what fueled us yet again to invest $16.5 million and complete the 10,000-square-foot renovation of our main campus ...

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  9. Police: Man drove 97 mph fleeing arrest Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 27 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... Boulevard before he was apprehended.  Johnson, 37, of Carroway Lane, Clover, S.C., was booked into Gaston County Jail where charges for other offenses were awaiting him. Police say Johnson stole a TV from a Gastonia man on Nov. 22 and pawned ...

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  10. Homeless man charged with liquor store theftsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 27 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... as convicted of driving while impaired in North Carolina in 2011 and received probation. He's been arrested in Gaston County three times this year and has pending charges for larceny and assault and battery.

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  11. Kern Jennings BeamRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 26 | Shelby Shopper And Info

    Kern Jennings Beam, age 85, passed away Wednesday, December 21, 2016 at Testa Family Hospice House. He was born November 5, 1931 in Gaston County to the late Herbert and Callie Allen Beam.

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  12. Teen donates athletic equipment Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 25 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... five Christmases, Miller has partnered with social workers to provide Christmas gifts to foster children in Gaston County. Each year, he wrote letters to each family who received presents through the program. It's been a labor of love that sprung ...

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  13. Police want help identifying suspected package thievesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 24 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... plate number ESI-665. Anyone with information to help identify the suspects is asked to call Crime Stoppers of Gaston County at 704-861-8000. Crime Stoppers pays cash for a tip that leads to an arrest.

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  14. Starting over in GastoniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 23 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... new life here. They are really starting over with almost nothing. As they have been getting settled in to Gaston County, they say many people have been kind, friendly and helpful. Christa and Derek said that getting the apartment has ...

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  15. Mom of pregnant teen fears police officer accused of impregnating daughterRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2016 | WBTV

    ... by a police officer that I thought was upholding the law," Vaughn said. That exchange prompted Vaughn to call Gaston County Police, who requested the North Carolina State Bureau of Investigation to handle the case, court records show. Blair was ...

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  16. Men combine love of singing, helping others Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2016 | The Gaston Gazette

    The Gaston Chordweavers will be at Charlotte Douglas International Airport today singing for weary travelers, including men and women in our armed forces. But before they left town, they did something to brighten the holidays for some families right here in Gaston County.

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  17. Gaston getting more electric vehicle charging stations Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2016 | The Gaston Gazette

    Drivers of electric vehicles will soon have more places to charge around the state and in Gaston County under a Duke Energy program. Duke Energy will add more than 200 public electric vehicle charging stations around the state, including five in Gaston County, the energy giant announced Thursday.

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  18. Crime 3 mins ago 6:25 p.m.Kidnapping suspect makes court appearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2016 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    A Charlotte man made his first appearance in Gaston County Court on Thursday afternoon after police say he carjacked and kidnapped a woman at gunpoint. Arrest warrants say Dawson pointed a gun at the woman while she was in her car, restrained her and then stole the car with her still inside.

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  19. Cops lend a hand for the holidays Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2016 | The Gaston Gazette

    The couple who donated thousands of dollars in toys to Gaston County families this week did so anonymously, but had no intent to let the act go unnoticed. By providing $30,000 in Wal-Mart goodies to the Department of Health and Human Services, the couple hoped others would be inspired to contribute in their own ways during the season of giving.

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  20. Gastonia 14 mins ago 6:16 p.m.Gaston Co. PD offers recruits scholarshipsRead the original story

    Dec 14, 2016 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    The Gaston County Police Department is offering more than $18,000 in scholarships for students to attend Belmont Abbey College in exchange for joining the department as an officer. Gaston County Police Captain C.J. Rosselle said minority and female candidates will receive priority as the department wants to better reflect the racial makeup of the county.

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