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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 $137,000 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.

3 hrs ago | The Gaston Gazette

Thief targets payphone

According to police, someone ripped a payphone off the wall at the Hudson Food Mart in Gastonia early Friday morning.

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7 hrs ago | WSOCTV

Neighbors worry gun range could be built near 2 schools

Residents in a Gastonia community are worried that the sound of gunshots could disrupt their quiet neighborhood.

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11 hrs ago | The Gaston Gazette

Commerce Secretary Decker addresses Rotary

Sharon Decker knows what makes North Carolina great. It's about quality of life and the tools to create and grow businesses.

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15 hrs ago | The Gaston Gazette

Bestselling author to speak at Gastonia church

First ARP in Gastonia presents author Lisa Wingate in a special lunch program from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Sept.

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15 hrs ago | The Gaston Gazette

At the Library: Red June to play at library on Sept. 27

The Gaston County Public Library is pleased to present the trio Red June in concert at 2 p.m. Sept.

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19 hrs ago | The Gaston Gazette

Man accused of having a church's stolen computer

Police say Stefan Adrian Braswell, 22, of 118 Braswell Court, Gastonia had a Dell Inspiron computer he knew to be stolen from a local church.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

The Gaston Gazette

Should school bells ring a little later in the morning?

Starting later could give students more time to sleep but it would make dismissal time later, delaying afternoon extracurricular activities at middle and high schools.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

The Gaston Gazette

Suspected killer captured in Gastonia

A man suspected of murder in the death of another man in Cleveland County was captured hours later in Gastonia on Wednesday morning.

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The Gaston Gazette

Belmont man's art exhibit captures mill era's decline

Anthony Rogers was raised in Belmont when its prosperity was tied to the textile mills that kept the city spinning.

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WLOS

Man shot to death in Shelby

Multiple media outlets report that police were called to a home around 8:45 p.m. Tuesday.

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WCNC-TV Charlotte

Police: Altercation led to deadly shooting in Shelby

Police: Altercation led to deadly shooting in Shelby Police: Altercation led to deadly shooting in Shelby Check out this story on WCNC.com: http://www.wcnc.com/story/news/local/2014/08/27/police-altercation-led-to-deadly-shooting-in-shelby/14670123/ Shelby police said the shooting happened during an altercation at a home on Crawford Street around ... (more)

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

The Gaston Gazette

Civil War grave marker turns up in thrift shop, hunt for owner ensues

After a Civil War soldier's grave marker turned up in a Stanley thrift shop, a search is on to find the rightful recipient.

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The Gaston Gazette

Police: Girlfriend helped boyfriend break into homes

Police say the man accused of breaking into 17 different homes in southeast Gastonia got a little help from his girlfriend.

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The Gaston Gazette

Gaston firefighters sell T-shirts for breast cancer awareness

The city of Gastonia Fire Department, in partnership with Cancer Services of Gaston County are celebrating Breast Cancer Awareness Month with a commemorative T-shirt displaying our departments name and likeness.

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The Charlotte Observer

3 hurt, 1 seriously, in Gaston crash

Three people were injured Monday evening in a two-vehicle crash south of Gastonia, authorities say.

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The Star Online

Walmart seeks nearly 200 workers for 2 new nearby markets

WHAT: Walmart will hire up to 190 associates to work at two new Walmart Neighborhood Market locations slated to open this winter in Gastonia and Kings Mountain.

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The Mountaineer Publishing Company

Ralph A. Dickson Jr.

Mr. Ralph A. Dickson Jr., 85, of Gastonia, died Saturday Aug. 23, 2014, at Caromont Regional Medical Center, Gastonia.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

The Gaston Gazette

Local Guardsmen honored in parade in Latvia

OGRE, Latvia -- Staff Sgt. Mike Kelso of Gastonia, N.C., marches with fellow airmen from the 145th Civil Engineering Squadron, North Carolina Air National Guard based in Charlotte, N.C., in the annual town festival parade here Aug. 23, 2014.

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The Gaston Gazette

Happy trails for Bit of Hope Ranch: Nonprofit extends reach with certified counselor, summer camps

Big things have been happening for a nonprofit that started out small six years ago.

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The Gaston Gazette

Engagement: Ray-Shelton

Mary Massey of Gastonia and Jim Ray of Danville, Va., announce the engagement of their daughter, Kelly Michelle Ray, to Michael David Shelton, son of the late Johnny and Edna Shelton of Bradshaw, WV.

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