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News in Gaston County, North Carolina
Police: 11-year-old dead after shooting herself with mother's gun
Thu, 18 Sep 2014 09:51:17 -0700
A Gaston County 11-year-old is dead after authorities said she shot herself Wednesday night. Channel 9 learned that there were extra police at Holbrook Middle School Thursday, to back up the resource officer. Most of the girl’s classmates were just learning of her death Thursday morning. Her name has not been released. Officials said she shot herself with her mother's gun at their home on ...
State: Tourism up in Gaston, still room for improvement
Sat, 13 Sep 2014 17:12:45 -0700
Tourists spent a record $222 million in Gaston County last year, but Gaston’s director of travel and tourism thinks the county has plenty of room to improve.
Jet Ski explodes at Lake Gaston; 3 children suffer minor injuries
Sat, 30 Aug 2014 10:36:05 -0700
Three children suffered minor injuries Saturday morning when a personal watercraft exploded on Lake Gaston in Warren County, North Carolina Wildlife Commission officials said.
Public health leaders keep watch for respiratory virus sweeping nation
Thu, 11 Sep 2014 14:12:11 -0700
Gaston County health care providers have yet to see local evidence of a respiratory virus hitting children hard in other areas of the country.
Jet Ski explodes at Lake Gaston; 3 teens suffer minor injuries
Sat, 30 Aug 2014 11:35:06 -0700
Three teenagers suffered minor injuries Saturday morning when a personal watercraft exploded on Lake Gaston in Warren County, North Carolina Wildlife Commission officials said.
Gastonia attorney honored as Leader in Law
Sun, 21 Sep 2014 10:57:20 -0700
Angela White McIlveen, of McIlveen Family Law Firm in Gastonia, was chosen as part of the North Carolina Lawyers Weekly’s 2014 Leaders in the Law.
Willard man fighting extradition to NC
Wed, 27 Aug 2014 07:21:32 -0700
Since fugitive isn't willing to go, Ohio must request the North Carolina governor issue a warrant for his arrest.
Gastonia Family Lawyer Angela McIlveen Chosen as Honoree for 2014 Lawyer of The Year Award
Thu, 18 Sep 2014 01:02:42 -0700
Angela W. McIlveen from Gastonia's McIlveen Family Law Firm was chosen as an honoree for the North Carolina Lawyers Weekly’s 2014 Leaders in the Law, Lawyer of The Year Award. (PRWeb September 18, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/09/prweb12180087.htm
138 arrested in 4-month antigang and violent crime operation
Tue, 16 Sep 2014 18:46:39 -0700
Gangs, guns and drugs were the targets of a four-month operation by federal, state and local law enforcement officers that resulted in 138 arrests in Gaston and Cleveland counties, officials said Tuesday.
11-year-old NC girl dies after shooting herself with mother’s gun
Thu, 18 Sep 2014 09:54:47 -0700
GASTON COUNTY, N.C. — An 11-year-old girl is dead after authorities said she shot herself with her mother’s gun Wednesday night. The child, who attended Holbrook Middle School in Gaston County, has not been identified. Officials said she shot herself with her mother’s gun at their home on Cramerton Road and that her mother found her when […]