Gaston County Newswire (Page 8)

Gaston County Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Gaston County, NC. (Page 8)

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  1. Meet new pastor at First Baptist Church, Gastonia Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2017 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... Jackson, Miss. First Baptist Church, 2650 Union Road, Gastonia, is home to about 250 active members from the Gaston County area. He took the time to talk about his calling, his favorite scripture passage and his family. A: Growing up the son of a ...

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  2. Deputies: Sex offender showed up at elementary schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2017 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... when he visited Costner Elementary School in Dallas four times over the past several months, according to the Gaston County Sheriff's Office. Carr is charged with four counts of felony sex offender on child premises and two counts each of failing to ...

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  3. Fight on moving school bus under review in Cleveland CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2017 | WBTV

    ... es, bus evacuation safety that you're supposed to follow," said Quawona Hill, a parent who said she teaches in Gaston County.

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  4. Broad River Genealogical Society presents local author, Robert CarpenterRead the original story

    Feb 1, 2017 | Shelby Shopper And Info

    Broad River Genealogical Society will present local author, Robert Carpenter, at their regular meeting on Sunday, February 12, 2017. Robert Carpenter was born and raised in Gaston County.

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  5. Family: Man near death after Dallas shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2017 | The Gaston Gazette

    Hours after being struck in a drive-by shooting, a young Gaston County father is in critical condition near death, according to family members. Ralpheal Kennedy was sitting in his black car when shots rang out around 7:15 p.m. Tuesday on Carpenter Street, near the intersection of South Davis Street in Dallas.

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  6. Environmentalists seek faster action, stricter rules on coal ash removalRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2017 | WRAL.com

    ... using a process called "cap in place." Bill Collins, who lives near the ash ponds at the Allen Steam Plant in Gaston County, said simply covering the ponds won't protect nearby groundwater. "For 59 years, coal ash has been deposited there. It's been ...

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  7. School board and county commissioners begin budget talksRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2017 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... to us.” The school district plans to submit its budget proposal to county commissioners by May 15. The Gaston County Commission must pass its full budget by July 1. School leaders asked county commissioners consider increasing the teacher ...

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  8. Dallas police captain accused of indecent exposure firedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2017 | WSOCTV

    ... with mobile alerts. DALLAS, N.C. - A Dallas police captain accused of exposing himself in front of a woman in Gaston County has been fired. Capt. Michael Lynch Jr. with the Dallas Police Department was put on administrative leave with pay on Nov. 22 ...

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  9. Four men face felony drug chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | Lincoln Times-News

    ... controlled substance and possession with intent to sell a counterfeit controlled substance. He is jailed in Gaston County on unrelated charged and was issued an addition $10,000 secured bond for the Lincoln County charges. Noah Jonathan Hensley, 44, ...

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  10. Planetarium director has explanation for 'sonic booms' heard in Mt. HollyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 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. - The latest "sonic boom" heard all across Mount Holly almost certainly came from a meteor breaking up in the ...

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  11. Senior Games coming to Lincoln CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | Lincoln Times-News

    ... a cross between badminton and tennis played with a wiffle ball, on Tuesday. "Last year I went to the games in Gaston County but they were difficult to get to. Having them here in Lincoln County will enable local seniors to meet each other so we can ...

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  12. Hiring event: Lidl offering grocery store jobs paying up to $17.50 an hour Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | The Gaston Gazette

    A German discount supermarket chain hopes to attract a number of applicants from Gaston County with a two-day hiring event in Charlotte this week. Lidl, an international competitor of fellow German discount grocer Aldi, has already begun prepping land for a new location at 951 E. Hudson Blvd. in Gastonia.

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  13. Two men charged with overnight shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... an alleged incident in October. He is being held on a $150,000 bond. Thomas has been arrested five times in Gaston County in less than two years. He was arrested in April and charged with marijuana possession, resisting a public officer, ...

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  14. Police: Woman took kid to meth house Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... arrested that day. He is charged with drug manufacturing and possession of precursors for meth. He is still in Gaston County Jail on a $50,000 bond. Darby, 29, allegedly took an 8-year-old to the home while the lab components were in place. A ...

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  15. 2017 Gaston County Middle School basketball preview: W.C. Friday boys ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | The Gaston Gazette

    GASTONIA – W.C. Friday's boys and Cramerton's girls will enter the 2017 Gaston County Middle School basketball season as defending champions but not favorites as the season gets underway on Thursday. W.C. Friday's boys won their second county title but will have to rebuild with only returning starter and a new coach .

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  16. Drug ring leader to spend 25 years in prison Updated Jan 24, 2017 atRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... McCoy and co-defendants, Mickey Burris, Rodney Moore and Eric Briggs, conspired and sold crack cocaine in Gaston County and elsewhere between 2011 and 2015. McCoy was the leader of the drug conspiracy and engaged in drug trafficking while he ...

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  17. Phone scams can cause tax-time headachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... scared the caller into hanging up. It's a happy story for McAllister, but her awareness isn't universal among Gaston County residents. The calls are so prevalent, in fact, that the Gastonia Police Department set up a page on its website to warn of ...

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  18. Electric-schmelectric? Gas-powered vehicles still rule the road in Gaston County Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... Duke Energy awarded the city a $10,000 grant for the installation of two more vehicle charging stations at the Gaston County Public Library and the Department of Health and Human Services. Albright said those chargers will have more sophisticated ...

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  19. Convicted killer accused of hitting baby Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... Woods was the first of the trio released. He left prison on July 19 and was put on probation. He landed in Gaston County Jail on an alleged probation violation on July 22. He was released on Aug. 31. Burney, 27, got a heftier sentence than his ...

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  20. Charlotte man arrested in break-inRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2017 | Lincoln Times-News

    ... larceny after breaking and entering and possession of stolen goods. He was issued a $100,000 secured bond in Gaston County. Hoyle has a lengthy criminal record, dating back to 1988, according to North Carolina Department of Public Safety records. He ...

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