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  1. Tenants at Loray Mill frustrated by slow progress on promised amenitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Gaston Gazette

    ... and fourth floors have not been granted certificates of occupancy by the city. Kitts and his wife were living in Mount Holly when they first toured the mill in January and became enamored with it. About two weeks before their March move-in date, ...

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  2. Duke Energy: Guilty of violating the Clean Water ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Independent Weekly

    ... to maintain equipment and ignored repeated warnings that its ash ponds were not safe at facilities in Eden, Mount Holly, Asheville, Goldsboro and Moncure. "Companies that cut corners and contaminate waters on which communities depend, as Duke did ...

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  3. Who was arrested? 05/17Read the original story

    Sunday May 17 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... Gastonia, 1:11 p.m., larceny - shoplifting, 246 N. New Hope Road. Nance, Courtney Dorrell, 26, 500 Lanier Ave., Mount Holly, 9:54 p.m., drug narcotic violation, 900 N. Weldon St. The following is a daily report provided by the Gaston County Sheriff, ...

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  4. Duke Energy pleads guilty for its coal ash spillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Independent Weekly

    ... River. Duke was also facing criminal charges brought by federal prosecutors for illegal ash discharges at their Mount Holly, Asheville, Goldsboro and Moncure plants. In addition to the fines, the company was sentenced to five years probation ...

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  5. Duke Energy fined $102 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | WYFF-TV Greenville

    Duke Energy has pleaded guilty in federal court to environmental crimes and has agreed to pay $102 million in fines and restitution for years of illegal pollution leaking from coal-ash dumps at five North Carolina power plants. The company's plea to nine misdemeanor counts involving violations of the Clean Water Act was part of a negotiated settlement with federal prosecutors.

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  6. Duke pleads guiltyRead the original story

    Friday May 15 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Duke Energy has pleaded guilty in federal court to environmental crimes and has agreed to pay $102 million in fines and restitution over years of illegal pollution leaking from coal-ash dumps at five North Carolina power plants.

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  7. Duke pleads guilty in court for coal ash crimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Greenville, N.C. a Duke Energy pleaded guilty in federal court Thursday to environmental crimes and agreed to pay $102 million in fines and restitution for illegally discharging pollution from coal-ash dumps at five North Carolina power plants. The company's plea to nine misdemeanor counts involving violations of the Clean Water Act was part of a negotiated settlement with federal prosecutors.

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  8. Gaston County's license plate office movingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... Office will remain at its current locations on West Franklin Boulevard in Gastonia and West Charlotte Avenue in Mount Holly. Mall management and Thomas Cloninger, the owner of Gastonia's tag office, both said this week they're happy with the deal. ...

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  9. Duke Energy Pleads Guilty To Violating Clean Water ActRead the original story

    Friday May 15 | WPTF-AM Raleigh

    Duke Energy has pleaded guilty in federal court to environmental crimes and has agreed to pay $102 million in fines and restitution over years of illegal pollution leaking from coal-ash dumps at five North Carolina power plants. The company's plea to nine misdemeanor counts involving violations of the Clean Water Act was part of a negotiated settlement with federal prosecutors.

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  10. Who was arrested? 05/13Read the original story

    Wednesday May 13 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... ffic - revoked license, S. Trenton St. and W. Garrison Blvd. Lethorpe, Thomas Edward, 20, 727 Morningside Drive, Mount Holly, 8:35 p.m., order for arrest - contempt of court/perjury/court violations, Morningside Drive.

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  11. Mrs. Marcella Lee Blansette ParkerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Shelby Shopper And Info

    Mrs. Marcella Lee Blansette Parker, age 86 of Lattimore, NC passed away Monday, May 11, 2015 at her residence surrounded by her family. A visitation will be held Thursday, May 14, 2015 from 11:30 am - 1:30pm at Cleveland Funeral Services Chapel.

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  12. Who was arrested? 05/12Read the original story

    Tuesday May 12 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... and traffic - revoked registration, Wilkinson Blvd and Groves St. Gabriel, John Joseph, 52, 921 W. Catawba Ave., Mount Holly, 1:30 a.m., assault - simple, 921 W. Catawba Avenue. Galloway, Mark Stephan, 54, 205 Chum Road, Bessemer City, 12:00 p.m., ...

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  13. Grier defending boys and girls champion as county MS crowns track champions on WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | The Gaston Gazette

    Grier enters Wednesday's Gaston County Middle School track championships at North Gaston's Trudnak Stadium as the three-time defending boys champion and two-time defending girls champion. But an indication of how wide open the race for this year's titles may be came last week when Grier finished third in boys and second in girls in the Division I championship meet won by the Mount Holly boys and Southwest girls.

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  14. Community to dog's rescueRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... Stanley Police officer a description of the stranger's truck and said she thought the truck was heading toward Mount Holly. Abernathy called Mount Holly police dispatch and was connected with Julie Rush, who alerted officers to be on alert for the ...

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  15. Local roundup: Middle schools wrap up regular seasonRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... and Osio picked up the save for Holbrook. Belmont, Holbrook and Stanley each finished the regular season 6-4. Mount Holly 10, York Chester 0, 6 innings - Justin Moster, Cameron Cook and Brock Wilken each had two hits and Jordan Laws struck out 13 in ...

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  16. Man charged with sex crimes against two girlsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... were under 12 years old at the time. Gaston County Police charged Dalton Andrew Lewis, 18, of 131 Spratt Drive, Mount Holly, with two counts of indecent liberties with a child, both felonies. Police allege the incidents happened sometime between ...

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  17. Refrigerated truck stuck, blocking southbound lanes on I-85Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | WBTV

    Two southbound Interstate 85 lanes were blocked Saturday morning after a refrigerated truck got stuck while driving under a bridge. The truck is 16 feet high and was trying to drive under Highway 273 when it got stuck at exit 26, the Mt.

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  18. Thursday's local roundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... For Holbrook (5-4), which hosts Belmont on Monday, got two hits apiece from Dylan Mauldin and Adam Anderson. Mount Holly at Bessemer City - Mount Holly (3-5*) hosts York Chester on Monday; Bessemer City (1-7*) visits Grier on Monday. Belmont 16, ...

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  19. Children young as 4 in illegal pictures, videosRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | The Gaston Gazette

    Jason Edward Clemmer was arrested in October after being identified by Mount Holly and Gastonia police who were working with the Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force. According to prosecutors, Clemmer shared three photos online that showed girls between ages 4 and 8 having sex with adult men.

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  20. Mount Holly's Harris gets his first major league pitching victory on Tuesday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | The Gaston Gazette

    Harris became the seventh Gaston County product to get a major league pitching victory - and first in United States Naval Academy history - after throwing a scoreless sixth inning in the St. Louis Cardinals' 7-4 victory over the visiting Chicago Cubs. "Being that this is the dream that I always wanted and the goal of it is to win, it means a lot," Harris told MLB.com.

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