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The Lake Gaston Volunteer Fire Department is preparing to host its first ever Oyster Roast fundraiser on Saturday, Oct. 15, from noon until 4 p.m.

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Three days of rain has fallen over much of the area of Lake Gaston and Kerr Lake. For the tree days from September 18th to 21st, rainfall amounts are estimated as high as 8 inches in a few spots.


For the second time, since 2012, the Halifax County School Board is holding a Supplemental School Tax referendum to implore citizens to give them the right to impose a school tax on residents.


Water levels were once again the topic for the Lake Gaston Association’s monthly meeting. LGA officials welcomed Dominion Energy’s Corey Chamberlain to explain to members what happens during extreme weather situations and how Lake Gaston will fare.

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Three men, all aged 18, have been arrested in connection with several breaking & entering and larcenies in the Lake Gaston Area. The arrests were announced by the Mecklenburg Sheriff's Office which indicates coordination with the authorities in Brunswick and Warren (NC) Counties. More arrests and charges are pending.

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Here are the forecast rain totals from the National Weather Service as Tropical Storm Hermine passes to our southeast.


Two women were flown via helicopter for medical attention following a dog bite incident that occurred in Bracey last weekend.


Lake Gaston Volunteer Fire Department’s Fire Chief Doug Blanton has stepped down from the position, effective recently, after serving as the volunteer department’s chief for the past 11 years.


It’s been two months since the Army Corps of Engineers implemented the Quasi-Run-of-River plan and already reports are showing Lake Gaston is spending less time in flood control operations.

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The owners of Norton's, The Thirsty Fish and The Gameroom are closing effective Labor Day according to a post on their Facebook Page. Lakeside Mini Golf, Madfreeze, Lake Gaston Seafood, The Marketplace including the Flea Market and Produce Market will continue on weekends as weather allows!


Valley residents with in the mood for seafood are in luck. The Lake Gaston Lions Club has begun selling tickets for its annual seafood festival, set for Oct. 1.


Financing terms for construction of a multi-purpose cabin at Buck Spring Park on Lake Gaston received unanimous approval from the board of county commissioners last week despite concerns expressed