Gaston County Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Clerk stabbed during officer-involved shooting speaks about experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | WBTV

    ... shot him when he did not stop. Hines was released from the hospital early Monday morning and booked into the Gaston County Jail under a $1 million dollar bond. "It's relieving. Not just for me, but everyone I think, now they're aware of this guy ...

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  2. Surveillance video from the Bessemer City CVSRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | WBTV

    Police in Gaston County are asking for the public's help in identifying a woman they believe robbed three stores at gunpoint on Monday. The first incident happened around 4:20 a.m. at a store in Cherryville.

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  3. Police look for woman suspected of at least two back-to-back robberiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | The Gaston Gazette

    Police are looking for a woman suspected in a robbery spree in Gaston County Monday morning. Police say she robbed the CVS in Bessemer City and the Ingles in Dallas.

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  4. Who's facing charges? 1/19/15Read the original story

    Jan 19, 2015 | 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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  5. Get ready for another slice of annual Pie Tastin' DayRead the original story

    Jan 19, 2015 | The Gaston Gazette

    Don't miss your chance to enjoy tasty homemade pies at the Annual Pie Tastin' Day fundraiser taking place from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Friday at the Lucile Tatum Home Center, 959 Oscoela St., Gastonia, sponsored by Gaston County Extension and Community Association . Pie Tastin' Day will feature numerous pies freshly made by ECA members with varieties including meat, vegetable, dessert and reduced-calorie options.

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  6. Police: Armed woman may be behind 2 Gaston Co. robberiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | WSOCTV

    Police in Gaston County were investigating two armed robberies Monday morning that they think may be connected. Officers said that at 9:47 a.m. the Ingles on West Trade Street in Dallas was robbed by a white female with a handgun wearing a black hoodie.

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  7. Officer-involved shooting sends two to the hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2015 | WIS-TV Columbia

    ... Bureau of Investigation is investigating the officer involved shooting and will present their findings to the Gaston County District Attorney's Office. The Gastonia Police Department Office of Professional Standards is conducting the administrative ...

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  8. Feds: Gaston gambling house took in $4 million in profitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | The Gaston Gazette

    Federal investigators say two people operated an illegal gambling house in Gaston County that brought in more than $4 million in two years. He and a partner operated Mr. Lenny's Place, bringing in more than $10,000 in a single day, according to a bill of information filed in federal court last week.

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  9. ReStore serves book lovers: Gaston Habitat business features more than 5,000 titlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... books donated each week and has 25 genre categories and subcategories as well as audio, video, and DVDs. Gaston County Habitat for Humanity's ReStore has become a community resource for home decor, furnishings and appliances. But, not everyone may ...

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  10. Gaston County firefighters, new Marine help couple in SC crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | The Gaston Gazette

    A new Marine and a group of off-duty firefighters from Gaston County rushed to action after coming across a major crash in a different state, and found two people in desperate need of help. Just hours after officially becoming a Marine, the volunteer firefighter from Gastonia came across a 2-car crash involving a fellow Marine and his wife.

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  11. Crowders Mountain firefighters, new Marine help couple in SC crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | WSOCTV

    A new Marine and a group of off-duty firefighters from Gaston County rushed to action after coming across a major crash in a different state, and found two people in desperate need of help. They told Channel 9 their actions were pure instinct.

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  12. Selling Gaston County: Whose property sold and for how muchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2015 | The Gaston Gazette

    Mary Ferguson to John and Terri Gallegos, property at 221 Dogwood Lane, Belmont, $248,000Prty at 2352 Lake Vista Drive, Mount Holly, $193,500 Gwendolyn and Edward Nenninger and Candace and David Lawrence to Cathy Allen, property at 1540 S. New Hope Road, Gastonia, $55,000 Mary Ferguson to John and Terri Gallegos, property at 221 Dogwood Lane, Belmont, $248,000Prty at 2352 Lake Vista Drive, Mount Holly, $193,500 Gwendolyn and Edward Nenninger and Candace and David Lawrence to Cathy Allen, property at 1540 S. New Hope Road, Gastonia, $55,000

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  13. Mall's stray mutt Belkie has a growing fan baseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2015 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... November, people began to notice the medium-sized mixed breed and post about her online. In the One Man's Junk Gaston County Facebook group, everyone wanted to know about Belkie. Where was Belkie now? Did she have tags or a collar? Had anyone gotten ...

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  14. CaroMont Health board ruffles feathers with election processRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2015 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... With about 3,900 total employees, CaroMont Health also owns and operates a number of physicians' offices in Gaston County. It recently unveiled a new freestanding emergency department in Mount Holly. CaroMont leases 88 acres off Court Drive, as well ...

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  15. Biggers, Caldwell to get 2015 Gaston County MLK Unity AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2015 | The Charlotte Observer

    GASTONIA The Gaston Clergy & Citizens Coalition, an initiative of Gaston Together, will present the 2015 Gaston County MLK Unity Awards to educator and visual artist James Biggers Jr. and Superior Court Judge Jesse Caldwell III on Jan. 19 at the MLK Plaza in Gastonia. The nonprofit Gaston Together is an organization dedicated to the county's most pressing needs, with a sharp focus on collaboration.

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  16. Belmont man's petition targets Charlotte airport's jet noiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2015 | The Charlotte Observer

    ... has "decided to redirect the majority of its northern departures, thereby dumping the jet noise onto their Gaston County neighbors instead." In a letter to Morgan, Kevin Hennessey, community programs manager with the Charlotte airport, said Morgan ...

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  17. Evelyn Withers leaves legacy as champion of vocational educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... who Withers hired in 1975, and would become principal at Highland School of Technology and was elected to the Gaston County school board in November. "Her main goal was to make everyone successful." Withers began her career in 1941 as a vocational ...

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  18. Pet advice: Why you should spay or neuter your petRead the original story

    Jan 9, 2015 | The Star Online

    ... do the right thing and have their animals sterilized. There is a low cost spay-and-neuter clinic right here in Gaston County. One of them is the Gaston Low-Cost Spay/Neuter Clinic, 972 E. Franklin Blvd., Gastonia. You can get more information by ...

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  19. Obituaries - 1-9-15Read the original story

    Jan 9, 2015 | Lincoln Times-News

    Jack Elliott Brewer age 84, died Wednesday, January 7, 2015 at Hospice Wendover. Born in Gaston County on February 12, 1930 he was the son of the late James Ellis and Ellen Victoria Auten Brewer.

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  20. Fewer voting booths for Gaston? Idea could add early voting sites, save moneyRead the original story

    Jan 9, 2015 | The Gaston Gazette

    Every registered voter is assigned a polling place to visit on Election Day, but many people in Gaston County haven't seen theirs in years. A good number of those voters are still casting ballots.

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