Gaston County

NORTH CAROLINA

News Archive

19
Sep
2014

Gaston County Police Arrest Home Invasion Suspect After Foot Chase

On September 18, 2014 Gaston County Police arrested Joshua Adam Billings and charged him with 1st degree Kidnapping, Felony Breaking and Entering, Possession of Burglary Tools, Robbery with a Dangerous Weapon, and Resist, Delay & Obstruct.


19
Sep
2014

Local Health Deparments to Distribute Preparedness KI at No Charge

On Saturday, September 27, Health Departments in Mecklenburg, Gaston, Lincoln, Catawba and Iredell counties will distribute potassium iodide (KI) to residents living within the 10-mile Emergency Planning Zone (EPZ) of the McGuire and Catawba Nuclear Stations.


16
Sep
2014

27th Annual Cotton Ginning Days Festival

Gaston County Parks and Recreation, along with GAMTRA (the Gaston Agricultural, Mechanical, and Textile Restoration Association) will host the 27th Annual Cotton Ginning Days Festival at Dallas Park from Friday, October 10th thru Sunday, October 12th.


16
Sep
2014

Stanley Creek Massacre 5k/10k Race

Gaston County Parks and Recreation will sponsor the 6th Annual Stanley Creek Massacre 5k and 10k race on September 27th, 2014 in downtown Stanley.


16
Sep
2014

CIP and LIEAP Moving to Salvation Army

CIP and LIEAP Moving to Salvation Army effective October 1, 2014


15
Sep
2014

Animal Control and DHHS Hosting Free Drive-through Rabies Clinic

Staff from the Gaston County Department of Health & Human Services and the Animal Control Division of the Gaston County Police Department will offer free one-year rabies vaccines to the first 200 cats or dogs of Gaston County residents on Saturday morning, September 20th.


15
Sep
2014

September 14th kicks off National Adult Day Services Week

September 14th – 20th is National Adult Day Services Week. Since the September 27th, 1983 proclamation by President Ronald Regan, the third complete week of September has been set aside to raise awareness of the availability and accessibility of adult day programs nationwide.


15
Sep
2014

Missing Child is Located

On Sunday 9-14-2014, the Gaston County Police Department located Junie Christopher Pagan.


15
Sep
2014

Search for Missing/Runaway Juvenile

Gaston County Police Department is attempting to locate a Missing/Runaway Juvenile. Gaston County Emergency Operations Center received a call at approximately 9:00 pm, Saturday, September 13, 2014, reporting Junie Christopher Pagan had left walking from his residence.


08
Sep
2014

Museum Gift Shop Sale

All items in the gift shop 25% off. Browse our Sun Porch for extra special deals!