Gaston County Newswire (Page 6)

Gaston County Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Gaston County, NC. (Page 6)

Results 101 - 120 of 3,586 in Gaston County, NC

  1. Sheriff asks Gaston County to expand jail, ease overcrowding Gaston...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2017 | WSOCTV

    ... Visit us and sign in to update your profile, receive the latest news and keep up to date with mobile alerts. GASTON COUNTY, N.C. - Gaston County Sheriff Alan Cloninger hopes to fix overcrowding in the jail and said that it is a critical situation. ...

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  2. Gastonia celebrates military veteransRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2017 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... music through West Second Street as the annual Veterans Day parade neared its end. Next to him, other Gaston County military veterans joined him in shaking hands and accepting thanks from passers-by. “I can't think of anything greater to me ...

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  3. 'Important' downtown building poised for sale, redevelopmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2017 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... gigantic, L-shaped space, with entrances from the city's two primary center streets downtown. Gunn, a veteran Gaston County club owner, bought it in 2004 and turned it into a nightclub called Downtown Dino's. Then beginning in 2009, he leased it to ...

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  4. String of church crimes under investigation Read Story Brandon GoldnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2017 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    ... Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs, Texas, which is just outside San Antonio. In light of the shooting, Gaston County Sheriff Alan Cloninger will be holding an information session for local religious leaders interested in protecting their ...

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  5. Principal shakeupRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2017 | The Gaston Gazette

    Akeeya T. Pearson lasted less than four months as principal at Robinson Elementary School in Gastonia, having served in that capacity since July. The school district reassigned Pearson as assistant principal at the Warlick Academy in Ranlo on Oct. 23. Warlick Academy serves middle and high school students who live in Gaston County and are placed in alternative education due to academic or behavioral issues.

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  6. Police: Man exposed himself to toddler in church parking lotRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2017 | The Gaston Gazette

    A Gaston County man faces indecent exposure charges after police say he flashed a 3-year-old girl in a church parking lot. David Earl Hartman was at the Bethlehem Baptist Recreation Center on Separk Circle on Monday when he exposed his penis while "arousing and gratifying" his sexual desire, according to an arrest warrant.

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  7. Grandmother of murdered toddler: 'He didn't deserve this' Read Story Brandon GoldnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    A man accused of murdering his girlfriend's 2-year-old son will remain in jail following a Wednesday afternoon court hearing at the Gaston County Courthouse. A judge refused to set a bond for 25-year-old Marquis Graham, who's facing a first-degree murder charge carrying a punishment of either life in prison without parole or the death penalty.

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  8. Emotions flare as accused child killer makes first appearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | The Gaston Gazette

    Emotions spilled into the lobby of the Gaston County Courthouse after the man accused of killing a 2-year-old boy made his first appearance before a judge. Marquis Julius Graham didn't say much after being led into the courtroom Wednesday.

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  9. Gaston County Veterans Day parade a chance to say 'welcome home' Updated Nov 8, 2017 atRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... Army Col. Mike Cloy is used to people thanking him for his military service. But it was a simple gesture in Gaston County that stuck out the most to the officer-turned-veterans advocate. When Cloy was eating lunch – liver and onions – ...

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  10. Gaston County won't participate in online ticket option, DA saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | The Gaston Gazette

    Getting a speeding ticket reduced online is a luxury most North Carolinians now have, but if the infraction occurred in Gaston County they'll still be forced to handle things the old-fashioned way. A line of people waited in a second-floor lobby area to see an assistant district attorney Monday.

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  11. Dorothy Canipe WrightRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | Shelby Shopper And Info

    Dorothy Canipe Wright, age 78 of Vernon St. passed away peacefully Friday, November 3, 2017 at Testa Family Hospice House in Kings Mountain. She was born November 11, 1938 in Gaston County to the late Walter Andrew and Eunice Pope Canipe.

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  12. Two incumbents, one newcomer elected to Gastonia City CouncilRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2017 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... don't want Washington-style politics, and that message came through loud and clear.” Stepp, a former Gaston County public school teacher who is now a stay-at-home mother, secured victory with 46 percent of the vote. She defeated challengers ...

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  13. Masked men allegedly attack mall employee on HalloweenRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... as the case remains under investigation. Anyone with information is encouraged to call Crime Stoppers of Gaston County at 704-861-8000. “There is no video and we could use a good tip to help with the case,” said Gastonia Police ...

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  14. 'Imagery' will include 480 homesites on nearly 300 acres in Gaston CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | The Gaston Gazette

    The developers behind a planned housing community on a pristine peninsula in northeastern Gaston County have unveiled a site plan and renderings showing the community's likely layout. The project, to be known as Imagery, will be carved out on almost 300 acres along Mountain Island Lake, just off N.C. 16 and directly across the water from Latta Plantation Nature Preserve in Mecklenburg County.

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  15. Guilty! Judge rules 19-pound Gaston boy starved to deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... that had stricken the young boy with several seizures each day. But after a confession five months later at Gaston County police headquarters, cops charged Thomas Cheeks with murder in the boy's death. Tiffany Cheeks was arrested a day later and ...

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  16. Halloween sex offender meeting tradition continues in Gaston CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2017 | WBTV

    For the 11th straight year, dozens of registered sex offenders gathered inside of the Gaston County Courthouse Tuesday night. The gathering is mandated by Gaston County Sheriff Alan Cloninger.

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  17. Child's aunt: 'They're both horrible people'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2017 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... had stricken the young boy with several seizures each day. But after a confession five months later at Gaston County police headquarters, cops charged Thomas Cheeks with murder in the boy's death. Tiffany Cheeks was arrested a day later ...

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  18. NICU Babies in Gaston County, dressed for HalloweenRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2017 | WBTV

    This morning, a nurse at CaroMont Health Regional Medical Center in Gastonia dressed up five NICU babies in celebration of their first Halloween. She made the costumes.

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  19. 2017 Gaston County middle school boys soccer, girls volleyball, wrestling previewRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2017 | The Gaston Gazette

    Defending champions are favored to repeat as the Gaston County Conference middle school boys soccer, girls volleyball and wrestling seasons get underway this week. Belmont's boys soccer and girls volleyball teams and W.C. Friday's wrestling team won their respective titles late last fall and are the pick of coaches' preseason polls.

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  20. Shot fired into car with child inside during I-85 road-rage incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2017 | WSOCTV

    ... Visit us and sign in to update your profile, receive the latest news and keep up to date with mobile alerts. GASTON COUNTY, N.C. - Authorities are investigating a violent road-rage case in which someone fired a shot Tuesday morning into another car ...

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