Gaston County Police Arrest Local Man For Sex Crimes
On 06/15/2012 the Gaston County Police Department arrested Robert (Bob) Luther Hager of 611 Alexis Lucia Rd Alexis, NC. Hager was charged with (3) counts of Indecent Liberties with a Minor and (1) count of Statutory Sex Offense with a Minor. He is currently being held in the Gaston County Jail.
Gaston County Police Arrest Known Drug Offender/Wanted Subject
After a three month investigation, agents with the Special Investigations Unit of the Gaston County Police arrested Justin O’Keefe Corry following numerous drug transactions with undercover officers.
Health Department to Conduct Free, Confidential HIV Tests June 27
One in five people with HIV doesn’t know it, according to the Centers for Disease Control.
The Gaston County Health Department seeks to ensure everyone knows their HIV status and, if infected, is taking medications to promote a longer, healthier life and reduce the spread of the disease to others.
That’s why the Health Department’s Gaston HIV Outreach Program (GHOP) is holding a drop-in testing event 9 a.m.- 3 p.m. June 27 at the Health Department’s main branch at 991 W. Hudson Blvd.
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.