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.
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.
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.
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.
CIP and LIEAP Moving to Salvation Army
CIP and LIEAP Moving to Salvation Army effective October 1, 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.
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.
Missing Child is Located
On Sunday 9-14-2014, the Gaston County Police Department located Junie Christopher Pagan.
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.
Museum Gift Shop Sale
All items in the gift shop 25% off. Browse our Sun Porch for extra special deals!