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Posted on: September 21, 2022

Gaston Co. Health Officials: Monkeypox Vaccine Available

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GASTON COUNTY, N.C. – Health officials in Gaston County say they have the monkeypox vaccine available for residents, and since the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (NCDHHS) expanded eligibility for the vaccine earlier this month, the...

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Posted on: September 20, 2022

With Food Prices Up, Nutrition Program Making a Big Difference for Local Families

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GASTON COUNTY, N.C. – With the increase in food prices due to inflation, getting the proper nutrition has become a challenge for families. Gaston County Department of Health and Human Services offers hope for the those in our community who may s...

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Posted on: October 6, 2022

Catawba Crossings Joint MPO Presentation

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The Gaston-Cleveland-Lincoln Metropolitan Planning Organization (GCLMPO) and regional project sponsors have finalized the Catawba Crossings Feasibility Study. The Final Feasibility Study may be reviewed at the Project Website

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Posted on: September 14, 2022

EXTENDED! Elections Coloring Contest

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EXTENDED through October 9!

Sept. 14- Oct. 5, 2022

Details: 

~ Open to Gaston County children ages 4 to 12 years

~ Child must color own entry unassisted

~ Only one entry accepted per child

~ May use crayons, markers, colored pencils

~ Parents must compl...

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Posted on: September 30, 2022

GCLMPO has Established a Public Comment Period to Amend the 2020-2029 TIP and the 2050 MTP

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THE GASTON-CLEVELAND-LINCOLN METROPOLITAN PLANNING ORGANIZATION (GCLMPO) HAS ESTABLISHED A PUBLIC COMMENT PERIOD TO AMEND THE 2020-2029 TRANSPORTATION IMPROVEMENT PROGRAM (TIP) AND THE 2050 METROPOLITAN TRANSPORTATION PLAN (MTP)

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Posted on: September 30, 2022

GCLMPO Ha Establecido un Periodo de Comentarios Publicos Para Modificar la Programa de TIP & MTP

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LA ORGANIZACIÓN DE PLANIFICACIÓN METROPOLITANA GASTON-CLEVELAND-LINCOLN (GCLMPO) HA ESTABLECIDO UN PERÍODO DE COMENTARIOS PÚBLICOS PARA MODIFICAR LA PROGRAMA DE MEJORA DEL TRANSPORTE (TIP) 2020-2029 Y EL PLAN DE...

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Posted on: September 14, 2022

2022 Gaston County Manufacturing Week is Coming Soon!

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With the manufacturing industry being a large component of our economy, Gaston County will honor local manufacturers and the manufacturing workforce during the 6th Annual Gaston County Manufacturing Week.

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Posted on: September 13, 2022

Programa de Reparación Urgente de Viviendas 2022

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El Condado de Gaston ha recibido $132,000 de la Agencia de Finance de Vivienda de Carolina del Norte (NCHFA) bajo el ciclo 2022 del Programa de Reparación Urgente de Viviendas para ayudar a los residentes del Condado de Gaston.  Este p...

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Posted on: September 13, 2022

2022 Urgent Repair Program

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Gaston County has been awarded $132,000 by the North Carolina Housing Finance Agency (NCHFA) under the 2022 cycle of the Urgent Repair Program to assist Gaston County residents. This program provides funds to assist very-low and low-income households in a...

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Posted on: August 26, 2022

Visitor Spending in Gaston County Rebounding After COVID-19 Pandemic

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BELMONT, N.C. -- Domestic and international visitors to and within Gaston County spent $289.16 Million in 2021, an increase of 43.5 percent from 2020. The data comes from an annual study commissioned by Visit North Carolina, a unit of the Economi...

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Posted on: August 26, 2022

Mulch Sales

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Mulch sales will begin September 10, 2022, Saturdays only, County Land Waste Facility, 3120 Philadelphia Church Road, Dallas 8am-noon, 1pm – 4pm. $2/scoop. Cash only.

More information, 704-922-0267.

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Posted on: July 14, 2022

County provides $100,000 grant to VFW Post to help with veteran homelessness

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GASTONIA, N.C. – Gaston County Government continues to work on the issue of homelessness in our community, announcing today a $100,000 grant to VFW Post 9337.

VFW Post 9337 Commander Charles McGinnis said the Post is committed to providing financ...

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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By clicking “Log In” on the MyAccount bar at the top of the screen, users may create a login for the site or use their Facebook profile to access MyAccount. Once logged in, visitors can choose the modules, features and keywords that they’d like to see mos...

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Posted on: October 5, 2022

Gaston County Police K9 Unit Makes Drug Trafficking Arrest

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On Tuesday, October 4, 2022, the Gaston County Police Department K9 Unit conducted a traffic stop on Lower Dallas Highway that resulted in the seizure of approximately 3.5 kilograms of cocaine.  Around 5:19pm, a GCPD K9 Officer conducted a traffi...

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Posted on: September 27, 2022

Gaston County Police Chief Announces Transition and Work on School Safety Plan

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GASTONIA, N.C. – Gaston County Police Chief Joseph Ramey announced today his plan to transition to a specialized role focused on school safety due to his impending retirement. The County will conduct a nationwide search for the next individual to lead tha...

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Posted on: September 23, 2022

Lincolnton Man Remains Missing; Police Need Your Help

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GASTONIA, N.C -- Gaston County Police are searching for Quintin Lee Allen Roark, age 27, of the 100 block of Deaton Ave. Lincolnton, NC. He was reported missing by family members on July 14, 2022. He was last seen on July 12, 2022 in the area of ...

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Posted on: September 14, 2022

Gaston County Police Make Arrest in Overnight Shooting UPDATE

On Tuesday September 13th, 2022 at about 6:21 pm, the Gaston County Police responded to a shooting in the 100 block of Twisted Oak Lane, Gastonia, NC. Upon arrival, first responders located a victim suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.  Despit...

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Posted on: September 14, 2022

Gaston County Police Investigate Shooting

On Monday September 5th, 2022 at about 6:21 pm, the Gaston County Police responded to a shooting in the 100 block of Twisted Oak Lane, Gastonia, NC. Upon arrival, first responders located a victim suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.  Despite ...

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Posted on: September 13, 2022

Gaston County Police Charge Suspect with Involuntary Manslaughter

On Monday September 5th, 2022 at about 12:26 am, Gaston County Police responded to Briarwood Court near Mount Holly in reference to an incident involving a golf cart.  It was reported several people were drinking and riding a golf cart in the are...

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Posted on: September 6, 2022

Gaston County Police Arrest Suspect for Attempted Murder

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On Sunday September 4, 2022 at 11:32 am, the Gaston County Police responded to the 4000 block of Stoney Oaks Drive in the southwestern portion of Gaston County in reference to a vehicle left abandoned on private property.  

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Posted on: September 26, 2022

2023 Property Tax Reappraisal Process Underway

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GASTONIA, N.C. – The 2023 property tax reappraisal process is well underway in Gaston County, with several key dates just around the corner.

At its Tuesday, September 27th regular meeting, the Board of Commissioners will hold a public meeting to allow the ...

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