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Gastonia

Fire rips through Gastonia home

Fire rips through Gastonia homeFour people were able to escape a burning home in Gastonia Friday night.
  • Gastonia
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Health

Gastonia dog surrendered after contact with rabid animal

Gastonia dog surrendered after contact with rabid animalA family in Gaston County had to surrender their dog to animal control after the dog came in contact with a rabid raccoon, according to police.
  • Health
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Local

Firefighters rescue elderly woman from Gastonia house fire

Firefighters rescue elderly woman from Gastonia house fireFirefighters rescue elderly woman from Gastonia house fire
  • Local
  • 2 months ago
Local

Who's responsible for making railroad crossings safer?

Who's responsible for making railroad crossings safer?Stop arms, fluorescent paint and flashing lights aim to alert drivers when a train approaches a railroad crossing. But collisions like an early Thursday morning crash in Gastonia still happen every day.
  • Local
  • 2 months, 1 week ago
News

Train collides with car in Gastonia

Train collides with car in GastoniaTrain collides with car in Gastonia
  • News
  • 2 months, 1 week ago
Local

Gaston Co. Commissioners take stand against same-sex marriage

Gaston Co. Commissioners take stand against same-sex marriageGaston County Commissioners take stand against same-sex marriage
  • Local
  • 2 months, 1 week ago
Crime

Gastonia woman accused of abusing 2-month-old baby

Gastonia woman accused of abusing 2-month-old babyGastonia woman accused of abusing 10-month-old baby
  • Crime
  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Politics

Gaston Co. Magistrate latest to quit over gay marriage

Gaston Co. Magistrate latest to quit over gay marriageA Gaston County magistrate quit his job so he wouldn't have to perform same sex marriages.
  • Politics
  • 3 months ago
Crime

Gaston Co. man charged in child porn case

Gaston Co. man charged in child porn caseA Gaston County man was arrested by the Internet Crimes Against Children task force.
  • Crime
  • 3 months, 1 week ago
Health

2 more people being tested for Salmonella in Gaston Co.

2 more people being tested for Salmonella in Gaston Co.Two more people who attended a church conference in Gaston County are being tested after developing symptoms of Salmonella.
  • Health
  • 3 months, 1 week ago
Gastonia

Students, parents protest Gaston Co. charter school closure

Students, parents protest Gaston Co. charter school closureParents and students at Piedmont Community Charter School in Gastonia say they feel blindsided by a board decision to close grades nine through 12 next year.
  • Gastonia
  • 3 months, 1 week ago
Crime

Belmont man booked in child porn case

Belmont man booked in child porn caseA Belmont resident has been arrested in connection with a child pornography case.
  • Crime
  • 3 months, 1 week ago
Crime

Cherryville standoff ends with teargas

Cherryville standoff ends with teargasGaston County Police were involved in a standoff for hours overnight with a barricaded suspect in Cherryville.
  • Crime
  • 3 months, 2 weeks ago
Gastonia

Gastonia residents to lose water over landlord's bill

Gastonia residents to lose water over landlord's billDozens of people in the Beaver Brook Apartment Community could lose city water if the landlord can't pay up on an overdue water bill.
  • Gastonia
  • 3 months, 3 weeks ago
Gastonia

Gaston Co. Police hope to reunite pet with owner

Gaston Co. Police hope to reunite pet with ownerGaston County Police are hoping to reunite a missing pet with its owner.
  • Gastonia
  • 3 months, 4 weeks ago
Gastonia

Authorities looking for 2 Gaston Co. teens

Authorities looking for 2 Gaston Co. teensAuthorities in Gaston County are searching for two runaway teens who've been missing a week.
  • Gastonia
  • 3 months, 4 weeks ago
Local

Officials: Cat to blame for Gastonia house fire

Officials: Cat to blame for Gastonia house fireOfficials: Cat to blame for Gastonia house fire
  • Local
  • 4 months, 1 week ago
Gastonia

11-year-old Gastonia boy missing

11-year-old Gastonia boy missingAuthorities in Gaston County conducted a large-scale search Saturday night for a missing 11-year-old boy but were unsuccessful.
  • Gastonia
  • 4 months, 2 weeks ago
Gastonia

New Gastonia Police Chief wants uniform cameras

New Gastonia Police Chief wants uniform camerasGastonia's newly-named Police Chief wants to see relations improved between the department and the local community.
  • Gastonia
  • 4 months, 2 weeks ago
Crime

Gastonia man charged in shooting of family member

Gastonia man charged in shooting of family memberGastonia Police say a 25-year-old man shot a family member three times Monday morning.
  • Crime
  • 4 months, 3 weeks ago
Local

Climber seriously injured in fall from Crowder's Mountain

Climber seriously injured in fall from Crowder's MountainA climber is in the hospital after falling from Crowder's Mountain Monday afternoon.
  • Local
  • 4 months, 3 weeks ago
Crime

Man shot during domestic dispute in Gastonia

Man shot during domestic dispute in GastoniaThe Gastonia Police Department is investigating a domestic incident that escalated to a shooting.
  • Crime
  • 5 months, 2 weeks ago
Crime

Babysitter charged with leaving 3 kids in van at Walmart

Babysitter charged with leaving 3 kids in van at WalmartPolice say a baby sitter has been arrested after she left three young children in a running van at a Wal-Mart while she spoke to a man about buying a car.
  • Crime
  • 5 months, 2 weeks ago
Local

Former coach: "I've been accused of things I haven't done"

Former coach: "I've been accused of things I haven't done"A former high school wrestling coach accused of sex crime said on the stand, "I've been accused of things I haven't done."
  • Local
  • 5 months, 3 weeks ago
Crime

State crosses Goins in sex assault trial

State crosses Goins in sex assault trialThe dialogue gets heated in the Scott Goins trial as the state gets its first opportunity to cross examine Gary "Scott" Goins; the former East Gaston High Wrestling Coach faces child sex charges.
  • Crime
  • 5 months, 3 weeks ago
Crime

Goins talks spiritual transformation at sex assault trial

Goins talks spiritual transformation at sex assault trialScott Goins was back on the stand in his own defense Monday. He told the jury he regrets certain actions during his coaching tenure after having a spiritual transformation. The former East Gaston High School wrestling coach faces multiple child sex charges.
  • Crime
  • 5 months, 3 weeks ago
Crime

Accused takes stand in molestation trial

Accused takes stand in molestation trialIn a surprising move, Scott Goins took the stand in his own defense Friday. The former East Gaston Wrestling Coach is accused of sexually molesting three former wrestlers. The jury also heard from Goins' wife.
  • Crime
  • 5 months, 4 weeks ago