Gaston County

NORTH CAROLINA

News Archive

30
Jul
2015

Gaston DHHS Celebrates World Breastfeeding Week

August 1st – August 7th is recognized around the world as World Breastfeeding Week and this year’s theme is: Breastfeeding and Work, Make it Work.


30
Jul
2015

Police Investigate Home Invasion Shooting

On Thursday, July 30, 2015, at approximately 6:50am the Gaston County Police Department responded to a “Subject with gun” call at 1906 Stanley Lucia Road in the Lucia Riverbend area of Gaston County.


29
Jul
2015

Gaston County Police Seek Assistance Locating Missing Person

On July 27, 2015, the Gaston County Police Department responded to a missing person report at 340 Hephzibah Church Rd. in the Cherryville area of Gaston County.


27
Jul
2015

Gaston County Animal Care and Enforcement Shelter to Undergo Renovations

The Gaston County Animal Care and Enforcement Shelter will conduct renovations to the shelter floor August 3 thru August 19, 2015.


23
Jul
2015

Free Sex Education Workshop for Professionals Who Work with Youth

Gaston County Department of Health & Human Services Teen Pregnancy Prevention Team is hosting a FREE Sex Education Workshop for Professionals Who Work with Youth


21
Jul
2015

Police Invite Residents to Participate In 2nd Annual National Night Out

On Tuesday, August 4th from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., residents in neighborhoods throughout Gaston County are being invited to join forces with thousands of communities nationwide for the “32nd Annual National Night Out” crime and drug prevention event.


16
Jul
2015

Police Investigators Make Arrest in Child Pornography Case

On July 15, 2015 the Gaston County Police Department, with assistance from Gastonia Police Department, arrested Tomas Rivera-Mercado, 9/22/1959 of 1010 Millington Circle, Dallas, NC 28034 as the result of a several month long investigation into suspected child pornography.


14
Jul
2015

2015 Kids Catfish Tournament Winner

On Saturday, July 11th our annual Kids Catfish Tournament at the Dallas Park was another huge success; we had over 70 participants from all over the county.


11
Jul
2015

Patient Rescued After Tree Fell Through Home

Gaston County EMS responded to 3321 Scott Drive for report of an adult male patient who was pinned in his house by a fallen tree.


09
Jul
2015

Gaston County Animal Care and Enforcement is offering the “Love and Go” Pet Adoption

In an effort to place as many pets into loving homes as possible, Gaston County Animal Care and Enforcement is offering free adoptions for shelter pets that have already been spayed or neutered until September 1, 2015.