Gaston County Police Investigate Motor Vehicle Theft Ring
On 06/01/2012 the Gaston County Police arrested Patrick Brandon Hinson (6/11/88) for possession of stolen property related to a motor vehicle theft ring investigation that spans both North and South Carolina.
WIC Program Provides Assistance for Eligible Women, Infants & Children
Mothers-to-be and parents of young children may be eligible for a Health Department program if they need help providing their children with nutritious food.
The WIC (Women, Infants & Children) program provides its clients with vouchers to buy healthy food as well as nutrition education and counseling, breastfeeding promotion and support and referrals to other health and community services clients may need.
Soil Erosion/Sedimentation Control And Stormwater Annual Training Workshop
Tuesday June 5, 2012-- Gaston Natural Resources will be hosting a training seminar on county, state, and federal ordinances/updates affecting soil erosion/sedimentation and stormwater programs.
Grand Opening Set for Pearl Henderson Park
Please join Gaston County Parks and Recreation as we celebrate the Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting of Pearl Henderson Park. The Grand Opening will be held at 10 am on Saturday, May 19. Pearl Henderson Park is located at 5620 Union Road, Gastonia, NC 28056.
County Police Conduct Citizens Police Academy for Youth
The Gaston County Police Department will hold its annual Citizens’ Police Academy for Youth from Monday, July 16, 2012 through Friday, July 20, 2012. Class sessions will be held at County Police Headquarters, 420 W. Franklin Blvd. Gastonia, NC.
County Police To Hold Annual Awards Banquet Tonight
On Tuesday, May 8, 2012 at 7:00pm the Gaston County Police Department will hold its annual Citizen and Police Awards Ceremony at the Gaston County Citizen Resource Center located at 1303 Dallas Cherryville Hwy Dallas, NC.
Health Department, Partners Seek Feedback from County Residents through Quality of Life Survey
Health Department and its partner agencies are asking the residents of Gaston County for feedback on what would make life in Gaston County better.
Community Health Leaders Begin Review of County Health Indicators
Public health and health care leaders in Gaston County assembled last week to begin the process of reviewing Gaston’s County Health Rankings and the health issues behind those rankings.
2012 Justice Assistance Grant Program
The Office of Justice Programs, US Department of Justice makes grants to local units of government to prevent and control crime, administer justice, and assist crime victims. The DOJ’s Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) is a formula grant that allows agencies to support a broad range of activities to prevent and control crime based on their own local needs and conditions.
Born in North Carolina but not Gaston County? Need a Birth Certificate?
Gaston County Register of Deeds office now offers the service for Statewide Birth Certificates for persons born from 1971 to the present.