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7 Fun Day Trips from Gaston County

From the NC wine country, to wet and wild water parks, here are 7 day trips when you just need a change of scenery!...

Jackie Radford – Book Artist

Not every artist paints in oils, or composes symphonies. Artists have to find their own inspiration, their own direction...

Kids + Horses – A Recipe For Healing

Shining Hope Farms consists of two therapeutic horseback riding facilities that serve individuals with disabilities.

From Earth to Art

I dig my clay on a hillside in east Lincoln county where I played with my 5 brothers as a child.

South East Gastonia’s Premier Private Swim and Tennis Club

The Family Focused, Private, Safe and Fun environment you’ve been looking for. Make this your family’s best summer yet at the Southampton Club Pool!

It’s Party Time At Hogzilla NC BBQ!

We caught up recently with Mark and Jo Magda, owners of Hogzilla NC BBQ.


Have Fun – Get Fit At 9Round Kickbox Fitness

We are talking with Julie Spitzer, owner of 9Round Kickbox Fitness (in Gastonia and Lake Wylie). GA: Tell...

Cherry Almond Granola Crisp

Does that sound good, or what? Try this cherry crisp with some yogurt for breakfast, or warm out of the oven...

The 3 Priciest Homes Sold in July

111 Catawba Cove Lane, Belmont A million here, a million there...$2.1 Million in Belmont The...

Kitchen Remodels: Keep the Right Approach

WORDS BY BRIE HAYES If only kitchen renovations were as easy as they look on TV. A cute designer and contractor show up...

No Bake Berry Lush

By Shelby Wilson This dessert is the perfect amount of sweet, creamy and crunch with lots...