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  1. Officers say bias isn't tolerated on the forceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Gaston Gazette

    Gaston County's two largest police departments say the charges they issue against white people compared to the charges against people of other races nearly mirror the racial breakdown of the city and county. In Gastonia, city and county police aren't readying to make any changes because they say local policies already on the books mirror the new federal guidelines.

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  2. Hurting? CaroMont's new $24 million emergency center goes live next monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Gaston Gazette

    ... Heart attack patients, for instance, could be stabilized then taken to CaroMont's main emergency department in Gastonia, she said. Cook said CaroMont, like other high traffic emergency care centers, has heard repeatedly about patient privacy ...

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  3. Frustration piles up as Gastonia tries to collect leavesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Gaston Gazette

    Frances Crockett is among the frustrated residents in Gastonia who hoped fallen foliage wouldn't sit on the curb continuously this autumn. But when the mound of maple and oak leaves she raked in November was finally vacuumed by the city after almost three weeks, the patch of dead grass left on her lawn stoked her aggravation.

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  4. Black leaders call for police accountabilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Gaston Gazette

    ... is still alive and well, even in Gaston County. The Rev. Luke Curry, an African American minister and former Gastonia police officer, says that hasn't been his experience. But Curry says he can't ignore the statistics like those that show North ...

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  5. City riles residents by accepting donation of land near Franklin SquareRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | The Gaston Gazette

    A public hearing wasn't required for the city of Gastonia to accept a donation of land across from Franklin Square on Tuesday. But Earl Holt still feels like the rug was pulled out from under him.

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  6. Akron dogfighting ring organizers, eight spectators indictedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Cleveland.com

    ... Harris of Gary, Ind.; Donell Higginbotham and Corey Moorefield of Pittsburgh; Samuel Mobley and Ryan Sadler of Gastonia, N.C.; Darius Muse of Victorville, Calif.; and Tommy Walker of East Chicago, Ind Banks, also known as Butch, organized the ...

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  7. Inside CaroMont's new Mount Holly ERRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Business Journal

    ... medical facility will be called CaroMont Regional Medical Center-Mount Holly. It will serve as an extension of the Gastonia health-care system's flagship hospital, CaroMont Regional Medical Center. The medical complex at 451 E. Charlotte Ave. will ...

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  8. Hometown heroes: Gastonia businessman inducted into Pfeiffer Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | The Gaston Gazette

    It wasn't expected but Gastonia businessman Jimmy Waugh certainly enjoyed seeing old friends while being honored by his collegiate alma mater two weeks ago. Waugh, a 1979 Pfeiffer graduate, became the fifth area inductee into the NCAA Division II school's Hall of Fame that began in 1990 with the 2014 ceremonies on Dec. 5. He joins women's basketball player Nancy Scoggins-Janas , men's basketball and golf coach Francis Essic , baseball player David Williams and soccer player Robbie Church .

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  9. Woman accused of using stolen card for shopping spreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... defrauding your account or stealing your identity, but it's not always practical, said Sgt. Heath McMullan with the Gastonia Police Department. McMullan said he's talked to fraud victims who kept their Social Security cards in their wallets. Others ...

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  10. Ashbrook rolls to doubleheader sweep in Big South 2A/3A Conference openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... East Gaston. "Hopefully, this will carry us into North Gaston (Friday night) because we know they'll be ready." GASTONIA - Ashbrook High's season of great basketball expectation took another successful turn with a doubleheader sweep of Stuart Cramer ...

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  11. Enjoy the McAdenville Yule Log Parade and Ceremony this FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Examiner.com

    ... owmen around town make preschoolers feel this way. From Charlotte, use exit 27 off I-85 to get on 74 and go towards Gastonia. Follow the signs to the Christmas Lights.

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  12. Dog surrendered after exposed to raccoon with rabiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | WSOCTV

    A dog was surrendered to Gaston County officials after it was exposed to a raccoon that tested positive for rabies. On Saturday, the Gaston County Police Department Animal Control Division received a call from a citizen in the area of Goble Street in Gastonia, who reported their dog had been exposed to a raccoon.

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  13. Wilson Tobs 3rd Annual Homerun for Hunger Food DriveRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Carolina Beaches

    The Tobs are proud to announce the date for the 3rd Annual Homerun For Hunger Food Drive. Come out July 28th to watch the Tobs take on the Gastonia Grizzlies.

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  14. Dog exposed to rabid raccoon in Gaston County, officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | WBTV

    ... elmont. The first case came in late January, when a woman brought a sick kitten to the Wilkinson Animal Hospital in Gastonia.

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  15. Development plans for land near Franklin Square raise new concernsRead the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | The Gaston Gazette

    A local family's interest in donating 27 acres along East Franklin Boulevard to the city of Gastonia has prompted polarizing reactions. Supporters say it will give the city land for construction of a long-sought greenway.

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  16. Man crashes car into apartmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... Jones was impaired when he crashed into another car and then into an apartment building at 1109 Cleveland Ave., Gastonia. Jones then fled the scene, according to police. The driver of the other car was taken to CaroMont Regional Medical Center in ...

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  17. Man charged in stabbing at barRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | The Gaston Gazette

    A Gastonia man is charged with stabbing two men at a bar in Gastonia. According to police, Michael Howard Gibbie was at Lil L's Bar & Grill at 414 Bessemer City Road on Sunday night when he got into a fight with two other men, Casey Patrick Walker, 49, and Travis Lee Hall, 27. Both men suffered non-life-threatening injuries.

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  18. New president, publisher for Tallahassee DemocratRead the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | Washington Times

    ... writer at the Hickory (North Carolina) Daily Record and then rose to managing editor of The Gaston Gazette in Gastonia, North Carolina. Foster is taking over for Julie Moreno, who recently took a publishing position with The Examiner in ...

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  19. Who's facing charges? 12/15/14Read the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | 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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  20. Student blows up 1000 balloons to prank his friend in viral video...Read the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | The Daily Record

    ... in a room opposite Kelsey's then planted them when she popped out to the laundry. When she sees them, Kelsey, from Gastonia, North Carolina, says: "Oh my God. How did you do this? Oh no. Why? Why did this happen?"

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