ContributorsPublishersAdvertisers

Vale, NC

Fast food restaurant in the works for Shelby

A new Taco Bell is coming to Shelby. The city has one restaurant already on East Dixon Boulevard and a second is planned for the former Zaxby’s location near Cleveland Mall four miles down the road. The empty building was vacated last year when a new Zaxby's opened next...
SHELBY, NC
Picture for Fast food restaurant in the works for Shelby
gaston.edu

#1 Practical Nursing Program in North Carolina

The Gaston College Licensed Practical Nursing program has once again earned a number one ranking in North Carolina. NursingProcess.org placed Gaston College at the top of its list of Best LPN programs in the state for 2022. In a Facebook posting, NursingProcess.org said, “We are happy to announce that Gaston...
DALLAS, NC
Picture for #1 Practical Nursing Program in North Carolina
LOCAL CHANNELS

Gaston County man wins over $4 million from lottery game

GASTONIA, N.C. — A Gastonia man is taking home over four million dollars after winning a North Carolina Education Lottery game. Jimmie Shindler played the Lucky for Life game online Wednesday. He won after matching all five white balls with the yellow Lucky Ball, lotto officials said. His game...
GASTON COUNTY, NC

Earl Scruggs Music Festival announces new artists, workshops

Organizers of the inaugural Earl Scruggs Music Festival have lofty goals. “When people leave, they are going to say ‘best festival ever, can’t wait 'til next year,’” said J.T. Scruggs, the festival director. After four years of planning and two delays, the Earl Scruggs Music Festival...
SHELBY, NC
RELATED LOCATIONS
NEARBY CITIES
YOU MAY ALSO LIKE

NC man wins $1,000 a day for life after buying $2 ticket

GASTONIA, N.C. (WGHP) — Jimmie Shindler, of Gastonia, bought a $2 Lucky for Life ticket and won the top prize of $1,000 a day for life, according to an NC Education Lottery news release. Shindler bought his winning ticket for Wednesday’s drawing through Online Play on the lottery’s website. He won his prize by matching […]
GASTONIA, NC

Gastonia man who robbed Charlotte 7-Eleven sentenced

GASTONIA, NC (QUEEN CITY NEWS) – A Gastonia man who robbed a Charlotte 7-Eleven has been sentenced, the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Western District of North Carolina announced Tuesday. 24-year-old Gastonia resident Davonte Everett will serve over 10 years in prison after being convicted of robbing a Charlotte convenience store at gunpoint. In July […]
CHARLOTTE, NC
wraltechwire.com

Gerresheimer set to expand manufacturing, jobs in Morganton, backed by $66M in federal funds

MORGANTON – The German manufacturer Gerresheimer AG, will expand in Morganton, North Carolina, backed in part by a funding partnership formed with the U.S. government. Gerresheimer AG has an existing facility in Morganton manufacturers drug delivery systems for pharmaceutical, biotech, and cosmetics companies, according to a statement released by the company.
MORGANTON, NC
gardner-webb.edu

Gardner-Webb Hires Department Chairs for Music, and Communication, Art & Design

BOILING SPRINGS, N.C.—Gardner-Webb University Provost & Vice President for Academic Affairs Dr. Karen Aubrey has announced the addition of two new administrative positions in the College of Arts and Sciences. Dr. Kortni Alston, of Gastonia, N.C., will serve as chair of the Department of Communication, Art & Design. Joining the Department of Music as chair is Dr. Aaron M. Rice, who has roots in western North Carolina.

Cramerton's town manager resigns

CRAMERTON, N.C. — The Town of Cramerton announced last Friday that its town manager has resigned. “I want to wholly thank the Town of Cramerton for the opportunity to serve as town manager over the previous seven years, as I pursue other opportunities," Pugh said of his resignation. You...
CRAMERTON, NC
streetfoodblog.com

Well-liked Waldensian Pageant returns | Native Information

VALDESE — The city of Valdese is preparing for certainly one of its largest celebrations of the yr. The forty seventh annual Waldensian Pageant will happen Friday, Aug. 12, and Saturday, Aug. 13, within the coronary heart of downtown Valdese. The competition has an extended custom locally and serves...
VALDESE, NC
WBTV

Gaston County man wins $1,000 a day for life prize

GASTONIA, N.C. (WBTV) - Jimmie Shindler of Gastonia bought a $2 Lucky for Life ticket and won the top prize of $1,000 a day for life. Shindler bought his ticket for Wednesday’s drawing through Online Play on the lottery’s website. The odds of winning the $1,000 a day...
GASTON COUNTY, NC
ARCHIVES