County Police Assistant Chief Graduates from FBI National Academy
On September 19, 2014 Gaston County Police Assistant Police Chief Joseph D. Ramey graduated from the 257th Session of FBI National Academy.
Police Make Arrest in Child Pornography Case
Gaston County Police have charged Brian Scott Eisinger, 1070 Canada Dr., Dallas, with fourteen counts of Second Degree Sexual Exploitation of a Minor (NCGS 14-190.17).
Gaston DHHS Investigating Salmonella Cases
Gaston County Department of Health & Human Services (DHHS) officials are investigating reports of Salmonellosis associated with a church conference at Living Word Tabernacle Church in Bessemer City, NC from October 1st through 5th.
The U.S. Census Bureau has employment opportunities for survey field representatives and related positions to collect survey data for the federal government.
County Police Arrest Suspect In Standoff
On October 9, 2014 at approximately 6:20pm the Gaston County Police Department 911 Communications Center received a call that David William Sisk, DOB 03/03/1982 was at a location on Hallman Street outside the City Limits of Cherryville, NC and possibly had outstanding warrants against him.
County Police Seek Information Concerning Burglary At High School
The Gaston County Police Department is seeking information concerning a breaking, entering, and larceny that occurred at East Gaston High School located at 1744 South Lane Road Mount Holly.
Gaston Teen Pregnancy Rate Hits Another Record Low
Gaston County’s teen pregnancy rate fell 12% last year, hitting another record low according to new data provided by the North Carolina State Center for Health Statistics and released by the Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention Campaign of North Carolina (APPCNC).
September Records All Time High For Volunteer Service at Animal Shelter
During the month of September the Gaston County Police Department Animal Control Division saw an all time high for volunteer service at the Animal Shelter.
October is Let’s Talk Month
October is Let’s Talk Month (LTM), a national campaign to emphasize the importance of communication between adults and youth in helping young people develop responsible attitudes and behaviors about sexuality.
National Depression Screening Day
National Depression Screening Day is October 9th, and the Gaston County Senior Center invites you to take advantage of free, anonymous mental health self-assessments for alcohol problems, depression, and anxiety disorders.