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Gastonia, North Carolina is located in Gaston County. Zip codes in Gastonia, NC include 28056, 28054, and 28053. The median home price in Gastonia is $139,900 which is roughly $67/per square foot. More Gastonia information.

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Local news for Gastonia, NC continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

22 hrs ago | The Gaston Gazette

Kingsway, teen cashier robbed at gunpoint

Police are looking for the two men responsible for the armed robbery of a Gastonia gas station its 19-year-old cashier.

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Behind The Killcams - 2 PIECE HITMARKER

This Cover of 'Girls Just Wanna Have Fun' is Hauntingly Beautiful

LAPD Cop: If You Don't Want To Get Shot, Don't Challenge Me

This Woman Looks Like She's Wearing Makeup. She's Not.

23 hrs ago | The Charlotte Observer

Lack of funding closes Gaston homeless shelter

The director of a homeless shelter that has operated in Gastonia for 11 years announced Tuesday that the facility is shutting down due to lack of funding.

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Yesterday | The Gaston Gazette

City Council weighing multiple options on conference center management

Gastonia City Council members are putting all options on the table when it comes to the management of their downtown conference center.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

The Gaston Gazette

Police: Ranlo shooting was attempted murder

A fourth person was charged Monday in a Ranlo shooting that left a man in critical condition over the weekend.

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The Gaston Gazette

Answer Man: Is a drag strip being built near Dallas?

Q: What is the construction taking place on Ratchford Drive north of Dallas, near the Flea Market and beside U.S. 321? No one seems to know, but the rumor is it's going to be a drag strip for racing.

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Chapel Hill News

Tax credit likely is history

The credits likely will end Jan. 1 despite the support of Gov. Pat McCrory, and they're not on a to-do list for lawmakers to complete before they adjourn.

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The Gaston Gazette

Police: Woman hit teen with her and fled the scene

A Gastonia woman is charged with crashing her car into a teenager in a Gastonia neighborhood and fleeing the scene.

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The Gaston Gazette

50th anniversary: Mr. and Mrs. Lowery

Mr. Odell Lowery Sr. and Mrs. Ida Pearl Friday Lowery of Gastonia celebrated their golden wedding anniversary August 14, 2014, at Longhorn in Pineville, with a dinner, hosted by their children.

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The Gaston Gazette

60th anniversary: Mr. and Mrs. Hobson

Bruce Grayson Hobson and Ellen Summey Hobson of Kings Mountain celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary August 14, 2014.

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Chemical Online

LANXESS Strengthens High-Tech Plastics Production In USA

Specialty chemicals company LANXESS is expanding its Gastonia, North Carolina, compounding facility for high-tech plastics by adding a second production line.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

The Charlotte Observer

DanceAbilities Academy sets atypical feet in motion

Tess Walters guides client Shana McQuarrie through rehearsal before the performance.

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The Gaston Gazette

Several suspects arrested, some still loose, after attempted murder in Ranlo

Authorities arrested several people Sunday in connection with a shooting that seriously injured a man in Ranlo the day before.

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The Gaston Gazette

Who's facing charges? 8/17/14

The following is a daily arrest report provided by the Gastonia and Gaston County police departments and the Gaston County Sheriff's Office.

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Rock Hill Herald

Report: Man looking for balls charged with trespassing on York golf course

The York County Sheriff's Office was called to Carolina Crossing golf course one night late last week in reference to a "suspicious man" with a moped in the parking lot, according to a police report.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

The Charlotte Observer

Fire destroys vacant house near Gastonia

No injuries were reported in this fire Friday night west of Gastonia. The blaze was reported shortly after 8:30 p.m. at a single-story residence in the 300 block of Queens Road, a little more than a quarter-mile west of U.S. 321, about 3 miles south of Gastonia.

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WLOS

NC ends historic preservation tax credits

The tax credit that helped people rescue historic businesses and homes in 90 of North Carolina's 100 counties seems likely to expire as legislators move toward adjournment.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

The Gaston Gazette

Doctor reflects on 20 years in the plastic surgery field in Gaston

The loss of Gastonia's once thriving textile mills had wide-reaching effects on businesses, families and - surprisingly - the practice of medicine, according to Dr. Daniel Ness, of Piedmont Plastic Surgery and Dermatology.

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The Gaston Gazette

Murder suspect takes the stand in own defense

Steve Todd Neely Jr. said a buildup of frustration over being bullied, talked down to and threatened in his own house triggered him to pick up a knife, cut his ex-wife's husband in the face and then chase him into the street on a summer night The 58-year-old Gastonia man took the stand Friday in his own first-degree murder trial.

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The Gaston Gazette

Traffic headaches ahead

State and local officials are promising multiple traffic and infrastructure projects starting soon in Gastonia won't be too big an inconvenience for drivers.

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Lincoln Times-News

Criminal Charges - 8-15-14

The Lincoln County Sheriff's Office reported the following arrests: Robert Daniel Scott, 38, of 1962 Buffalo Shoals Road in Lincolnton was charged August 12 with one count each assault on a female, interfering with emergency communication and misdemeanor larceny.

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