Update: E. coli Outbreak
Local and state public health workers are making progress in their joint investigation of the E. coli outbreak among people who attended the Cleveland County Fair this year.
Update: E. Coli Outbreak
Gaston County’s number of E. coli cases in the outbreak among people who attended the Cleveland County Fair did not change Thursday, but two of the four probable cases of E. coli infection in Gaston County residents are now lab-confirmed.
Health Officials Investigating Probable E. coli Outbreak
The Gaston County Health Department is investigating a probable outbreak of illness caused by the bacterium E. coli.
New Register of Deeds Service
As the Register of Deeds, we strive to continue to update our website and software system. Starting October 3, 2012 we have launched a new service called “Online Index Book”
County Police and Cramerton Police to Assist In DEA Medicine Disposal Program
On Saturday September 29, 2012 the Gaston County Police Department and the Cramerton Police Department will be participating in a U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration sponsored medicine disposal event from 10:00am until 2:00pm in the parking lot of the Food Lion located at 202 Market St. in Cramerton, NC. This event will provide citizens with a safe way to dispose of expired or no longer used prescription and over the counter medications.
Gaston County Police Arrest Local Man For Soliciting a Minor
On September 19, 2012 the Gaston County Police Department arrested Dillon Gregory Ledford, age 20, of Bessemer City, NC for Soliciting Sex from a Minor by Computer and Distributing Pornographic Materials to a Minor.
Stanley Creek Massacre Early Registration Deadline This Friday!
Want to save $5.00? Register for the Stanley Creek Massacre 5k or 10k race before September 22nd and only pay $20, on the 22nd the price goes up to $25. Registration is available online at SportOften.com
Gaston County Police File Charges in Bessemer City Cemetery Vandalism
On 09/14/2012 the Gaston County Police Department obtained warrants on two individuals in reference to vandalisms that occurred on 07/18/2012 and 08/11/2012 at the Bessemer City Memorial Cemetery at 800 N. 13th St Bessemer City, NC. Damages to the cemetery were in excess of $6,000.00.
Music at the Depot: Concert Series
The Gaston County Museum of Art & History is presenting Music at the Depot: Concert Series at its renovated train Depot located at 205 West Main Street in Dallas, NC.
Make a Difference, Provide a Meal
The Shelter is in need of meals for September and October. Why the urgency? As of today, The Shelter is housing 30 women and children. Due to the high volume, it is extremely difficult for Shelter staff to prepare meals for such a large group while continuing to manage the everyday duties and devote quality time to the residents.