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Charlotte Observer

Landon Evans, a 15-year-old from Benson, pulled a new record-setting blue catfish out of Lake Gaston on June 11 — the enormous fish weighed 117 pounds, 8 ounces.


A small plane crashed and flipped on Saturday into the waters of Lake Gaston near Littleton. William Bennett, of Williamsburg, Virginia, was trying to land the aircraft on the water near Eaton Ferry Bridge Road, but his wheels were engaged, according to officials. When the plane hit the water, it flipped onto its roof.


Lakeland Theatre Company in Littleton will stage "Twelve Angry Jurors" starting Friday night, giving audience members an inside look at deliberations in a death penalty case.


Water management officials with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Wilmington District have received final approval for a change to flood operations at John H. Kerr Dam and Reservoir.


A 75-year-old woman was arrested over the weekend following the theft of a motor vehicle.


Northampton County officials are encouraging visitors and residents to put safety first after an 18-year-old visitor, Dylan Turner from Colington, N.C.


A Dare County teen drowned at Lake Gaston in North Carolina over the weekend, authorities tell Lt. Mitchell DeLoatch with the Northampton County Sheriff’s Office says 18-year-old Dylan Turner, from Colington, drowned Sunday afternoon.


A teenage boy drowned on Lake Gaston in Northampton County on Sunday afternoon, officials said. The incident was first reported after 5 p.m. when a teenage boy was missing on Lake Gaston in Henrico, Gaston Volunteer Fire Department officials said.


A 17 year old visitor to Lake Gaston drowned today while out with friends swimming. According to the Fire Chief for the Roanoke Wildwood Volunteer Fire Department, Lorenzo Wilkins, Station 11 was called out at 5:14 p.m. to Roanoke Drive, near Webb’s Gate in Henrico to search for the missing youth.