Child Abductor Arrested Following High-Speed Pursuit
On Saturday, December 17, 2016, the Gaston County Police Department’s 911 Communications Center broadcasted a BOLO in reference to a vehicle, a white 2014 Chevrolet Silverado crew cab pickup truck that was stolen from Will’s Food Mart at 3687 Gastonia Hwy. in Lincoln County.
Belmont Abbey College, Gaston County Police Department & Gaston County Schools Announce the James Buie Scholarship
Belmont Abbey College, the Gaston County Police Department and Gaston County Schools are pleased to announce the James Buie Scholarship Program which provides a full scholarship for selected students in pursuit of a Criminal Justice degree at Belmont Abbey College.
Police Annual Award Recipients
On Wednesday, May 18, 2016 at 6:00pm the Gaston County Police Department held its annual Citizen and Police Awards Ceremony at the Gaston County Citizens’ Resource Center in Dallas, NC.
Stare: Artwork by Mercedes Jelinek (exhibit through May 14)
Opening February 16, 2016 and running through May 14, 2016 at the Gaston County Museum is Stare: Artwork by Mercedes Jelinek. Jelinek is a photographer who is currently a Resident Artist at Penland School of Crafts in North Carolina.
World War I in Gaston County
Do you have a relative that fought in World War I? We are looking for stories, photographs, letters, etc. for an exhibit on World War I coming this summer.
In appreciation for the Service and Sacrifices of North Carolina’s war veterans, a four year scholarship program at North Carolina approved schools has been established.