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 St. Patrick's Day is today- do you have your green on?
Good morning-this is "socially distant " David.

A little rain this morning, otherwise mostly cloudy, high of 66. Tonight will be partly cloudy, with a low of 52.
Character doesn't often display itself in a vacuum; it is best displayed when times are hard  or under difficult circumstances. Coronavirus is scary. As the Facebook meme says, the Greatest Generation was called to war to fight a great evil, we are being called to sit on the couch. We can do this.
Not to sound trite, but we really do wish you the very best during this difficult time.
Rooted in community spirit, a new tradition is about to bloom in Belmont. For more than a year, city of Belmont staff has been working with the team at Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden and other groups to plan and plant their inaugural Belmont Blooms event, a month-long celebration of culture.
No Coronavirus cases reported in Gaston County  as of yesterday, March 16th, according to the Gaston County Department of Health & Human Services.
The legendary Ty Boyd of WBT radio fame has passed away at 88. If you grew up or lived anywhere near Charlotte in the 60's of early 70's you remember Ty Boyd's distinctive voice and personality. More...
Kings Mountain Catawba Indian Nation casino project gets federal approval, still needs governors approval for Class 3 gaming. So  soon we can head to the casino after work?
Due to schools closing, Gaston County will begin the Summer feeding program today, allowing parents  with qualified children to pick up meals at 10 locations throughout the county. More...
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You 1st Pharmacy is now open!
Are you looking for a pharmacy that does not only provide you with quality medicines but also support you by offering assistance in adhering to your medication better? If you are, you have come to the right place. Our pharmacists are open to provide you advice and tips on how to properly take your medicines and even help you understand their effects and how they can help you be better. We put YOU first at You 1st Pharmacy and we look forward to partner with YOU for Better Health!
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Ordering out, but staying in? Local folks are using DoorDash, Postmates, UberEats, Grubhub , and locally owned Speedy Grubs Delivery Service. Hyperlinks not posted here, but you can Google them to see who offers what in your area. Haven't tried them-yet, but probably will. If you do, please do the right thing and  tip your driver graciously..
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As you are probably aware, many Gaston County restaurants are now take out only, but many are increasing sanitation and other measures and staying open. If you are not going out to eat, take out is a great option, and almost all restaurants offer it. If we have to stay in, it's at least nice to change up the menu a little! Be sure to support your hometown restaurants!
GA's Shelby Wilson says "Get  your Irish on!' with this slow cooker corned beef and cabbage soup!
The Gaston County Visitors Center will be closed to the public until April 3rd. More...
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People On The Move
Let us know about new faces, promotions and awards!  704-650-8330 or email [email protected].
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Gaston County Calendar

Please Note:these dates were viable when first listed. Check with each sponsor to be sure event has not been changed or rescheduled.

Now featuring at the  Schiele museum, Tiny Titans: Dinosaur Eggs and Babies. also Creepy Nature and Teeth Claws Spikes.

Discovery Days at the YMCA,enrichment focused drop-off child care, Mondays, Thursdays, Fridays.

March 17, an Evening with the Cousteaus, with Jean-Michael Cousteau and his children. Presented by Queens University, learn more about our water planet.,

April 17, Cherry Blossom 5k, Register here

May 22, CTSHealth Annual Golf Tournament in support of Mental Health Awareness

May 30, An evening with Maria Howell at the historic Loray Mill,  featuring Noel Freidline and his band. Tickets

Parents Morning Out at the YMCA, Age 2-5, Mon, Wed, Thurs, Time 8:00-12:00
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Parks & Rec assistant, production trainee $15.95 hr, machine operator $15-$24 hr., and more...
Looking for employees? Did you know that  our "Who's Hiring in Gaston County?" is consistently one of our most clicked links? Contact us to find out more...
Interested in becoming a featured partner and reaching people all across Gaston County? Our advertising team can help. Contact us today to talk about how we can help your business thrive.
Man's (other) Best Friend


Bay Bay (aka A43875561) knows that food is the way to the heart, which is why she's making the ULTIMATE biscuits! 🥐❤️ She would love nothing more than to make those biscuits in your home.

Her adoption fee is $75 and it covers all of her medical up to date. She is spayed, microchipped,up to date on vaccines, dewormed, and has 30-day flea/tick medication given. If you're interested in adopting this biscuit-making girl, fill out the adoption questionnaire below to get pre-approved to adopt and then stop by to meet her! More...

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