Gaston County

NORTH CAROLINA

News Archive

17
Dec
2014

Gaston County Has 3rd Positive Rabies Case

On Saturday, December 13th, 2014 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.


15
Dec
2014

Gaston County Has 2nd Positive Rabies Case

On Wednesday, December 10th, 2014 the Animal Control Division received a call from a citizen in the area of N. Main Street in Belmont who reported a raccoon was found near their business that showed neurological signs of rabies.


15
Dec
2014

Police Investigate Missing Child/Grandmother

On December 10, 2014 at approximately 11:00 pm, Gaston County Police received a report of Missing Persons involving Jacqueline Bentley Hester, 58 and her granddaughter, Ansley Hilton, 4, after they failed to return home from dance practice in Cramerton that evening.


10
Dec
2014

Gaston County Senior Center Receives Community Foundation Grant for Healthy Cooking Classes

The Gaston County Senior Center is pleased to announce it has received a $6,000 grant from the Community Foundation of Gaston County.


03
Dec
2014

Veterinarian Selected To Head Animal Control Division

The Gaston County Police Department is pleased to announce the selection of Dr. Kristine Blankenship, DVM as administrator of the department’s Animal Control Division.


25
Nov
2014

New Item in the Gaston County Museum Gift Shop

Now available in the Gaston County Museum gift shop is the Carolina Snowflake by nationally acclaimed artist Billie Ruth Sudduth.


13
Nov
2014

Gaston County Police Make Arrest in Child Abuse Case

On November 12, 2014 Gaston County Police detectives arrested LaShea Lynne Medlin (3/11/79) of 305 Rhyne Rankin Rd. Gastonia, NC as a result of an investigation referred to the department by the Gaston County Department of Health and Human Services.


13
Nov
2014

County Police Partners With U.S. Marine Corps Toys for Tots

The Gaston County Police Department has continued its partnership with the Gaston County chapter of the United States Marine Corps Reserves Toys for Tots Program.


07
Nov
2014

Parks & Rec Tournament Date Meeting

A meeting will be held on Tuesday December 9, 2014 to select available tournament dates and to discuss tournament issues.


04
Nov
2014

House Fire Safety Precautions

On Monday, November 3, 2014 at 11:35 p.m., Gaston County EMS and the Cramerton Fire Department were called to a report of a house fire at 1st Street in Cramerton.