Good morning, it's David. Today is Tuesday June 30th.
Today will be mostly cloudy with a shower or thunderstorm, and a high of 89. This evening it will be mostly cloudy , with a low of 69.
Imperial Lofts Coming to Belmont Summer 2021
The new project will be built on Belmont's South Main street next to Oak Ridge Dental. It will include six retail spaces with nine loft apartments above. More...
County Breaks Ground on 330 Acre Apple Corporate Center
To date two companies have committed to taking space in the new center, adding 29 new jobs paying between $40k and $75k. So far site plans show 10 buildings total, but the site allows for much more than that. Apple Creek neighbors the 350 acre Gastonia Techology Park near Dallas.
Time to retire the "Red Raider" mascot at South Point? Alumni Laura Boyce has started and online petition to change the mascot to something less racially offensive. See her petition here... There is also a petition in favor or keeping the name here..
Gaston County commissioners to create a "Council of Understanding" to look into the issue of whether or not to move the Confederate monument from in front of the courthouse. It will be a committee of 12, with each commissioner choosing one person, and commissioners Tom Keigher and Tracy Philbeck choosing the remaining 6. To be considered, email Tom Keigher at Tom.Keigher@GastonGov.com
Cam Newton signed a one year deal with the New England Patriots. Newton was released by the Panthers in March, and must still pass a physical with the Patriots. Assuming the physical goes well, Newton will join four other quarterbacks in training camp. Tom Brady has signed with the Tampa bay Buccaneers.Let's hope we have a football season!
New Gaston County Businesses
D.U.S.T.Y. LLC 1301 Lakeview Drive Gastonia 28052
Chef Slay LLC 1205 N Ransom St. Gastonia 28054
D&D Uplift LLC 1252 Perkins St. Gastonia 28054
BLS Logistics LLC 1309 Kaylor St. Gastonia 28052
Lola Salon 1608 Neal Hawkins Road Gastonia 28056
Lots of Love Homecare 2020 Remount Road #W116 28054
Express Unlimited LLC 2621 Armstrong Park Drive Gastonia 28054
I Eat We Eat LLC 301 W. Main Ave #93 Gastonia 28052
180 Consulting Group 3348 Table Rock Drive Gastonia 28052
Nature's Hands 4025 Eastford Ct. Gastonia 28056
Skilz Construction 4727 Crowders Crest Dr Gastonia 28052
Gutterdeo 718 East Maple Ave #0 Gastonia 28054
Sad news- apparently Happy Dog Cafe and Boutique in Belmont has filed for bankruptcy, and evidently their Facebook page is down. Don't know what happened, but I always enjoyed going in there.
Gaston County Covid-19 cases rocket to 416
Coivd-19 cases are increasing at a rapid pace in Gaston County. Currently we have 416 active positive cases (up from 325 last week) of Coronavirus , with 614 recovered, and 12 deaths.You can get daily info at Gastongov.com/coronavirus
Gastonia Grizzlies pull the plug on season
Baseball is over for the summer, at least for the Griz. According to league officials the state mandated crowd limitations make it impossible to continue with the season.
"With the extension of Phase 2 to mid-July, it is no longer feasible for the Grizzlies to play this summer,” said league officials in a prepared statement.
A lot of folks have been excited for a while for DeCoria's New York Bagels to open..well- they're open! This is the New Yorker..They are located in Franklin square by Pep boys and near where highway 55 was located.
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Mans best friend
Meet Pancake, she is a 6 month old blue heeler mix. She is super sweet and is great with kids and dogs. Pancake is working on potty training. She loves to run around outside and play, so she needs a fenced in yard.
Pancake is spayed, microchipped and up to date on vaccines. Email email@example.com for the application