The Allen plant is one of 14 coal-fired power plants owned by Duke Energy in North Carolina . It is located on the South Point peninsula along the Catawba River, about seven miles from downtown Belmont. Employing about 120 people, it generates...
8/18/2017
U.S.Congressman Patrick McHenry holds a Town Hall meeting Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017, at the Gaston County Courthouse on Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Way in Gastonia , North Carolina . [Mike Hensdill/The Gaston Gazette]. Hide caption. U.S. Congressman ...and...
8/18/2017
Gaston Gazette The Choice USA Centennial Celebration was held Thursday evening, Aug. 17, 2017, at the Rotary Pavillion on North South Street in downtown Gastonia , North Carolina . Here, Lucas Cody, 18 months, and his grandfather David Short get 25-cent...
8/18/2017
Gaston Gazette “That's what we are faced with, not just in North Carolina but throughout the nation,” Crawford said. “A lot of people simply don't know. How can you fly a flag that shows division, that shows, 'I don't want you around me.'... Those that...
8/17/2017
Congressman Patrick McHenry ended a daylong tour of town hall meetings at Cleveland Community College on Wednesday evening. The representative of North Carolina's 10th District spoke before 86 constituents and provided answers to questions from ...and...
8/17/2017
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8/14/2017
The eclipse will achieve about 95 percent totality here in the Gastonia area. Farther south and west, 100 percent totality will be achieved. “Unfortunately, even the darkest pair of sunglasses cannot fully protect you from damage caused by looking...
8/9/2017
FOX 46 Charlotte GASTONIA , NC (FOX 46 WJZY) - A new report has named Gastonia , NC as one of the worst cities to live in the United States. 24/7 Wall St. recently released their listing of the "50 worst cities to live in." According to the list,...
7/26/2017