Divers recover body after teen boy drowns on Lake Gaston

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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.

Shady Shack Grill grand opening

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The Lake Gaston Regional Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon-cutting for the grand opening of Shady Shack Grill on Lake Gaston. Shady Shack, at Poplar Point Marine,

Charlie Taylor's Fishing Report - May 27, 2016

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Bass fishing on Lake Gaston is excellent early and late in the day. Plastic worms and lizards are the most productive baits on boat docks, while topwaters work best early and late on points. After the sun gets up, fish crankbaits and plastic worms or lizards on stumpy points.

Fed says no wake speed at Eaton Ferry Bridge

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They say it’s hard to teach an old dog a new trick but, in Coast Guard Auxiliary member Jane Teasley’s words, she said recently she learned something new about boating on Lake Gaston at a Water Saf

Come join the fun, 6th Annual Lake Gaston Clean-Up Day

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Lake Gaston Association

The Lake Gaston Association’s Lake Clean-Up Committee is finalizing their plans to make their Sixth Annual "Take Pride in Lake Gaston" Lake Clean-up event on June 4th the most participated in event ever. But … they still need your help!

Morris pleads guilty to LG thefts

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Shawn Michael Morris, 36, of Virginia Beach, Va., could spend nearly six years behind bars after pleading guilty to multiple charges in connection with a number of November thefts from Lake Gaston businesses, homes and vehicles.

Mooneyham Wins Bass Fishing League Tournament on Lake Gaston

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Scott Mooneyham of Fayetteville, North Carolina, weighed a five-bass limit totaling 16 pounds, 2 ounces, Saturday to win the Bass Fishing League (BFL) Piedmont Division tournament on Lake Gaston.

Plane crashes on Lake Gaston

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Three people, including the pilot, escaped uninjured from a plane crash on Lake Gaston Sunday.

Lakeside Learning

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Edwards Beach was abuzz with the energy and enthusiasm of 40 sixth-grade William R. Davie Middle School students as they spent the day learning about Lake Gaston through hands-on education.

[Holiday Boat Parade] Continuing in loving memory

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The memory of one prominent Lake Gaston resident, Jack Houston ,will be celebrated in July as the annual Lake Gaston Holiday Boat Parade will continue on in his honor.


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