[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.

Notice of lawsuit filed [against Duke Energy]

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The Roanoke River Basin Association and the Southern Environmental Law Center announced Monday they are suing Duke Energy Progress for violations of the Clean Water Act at their Mayo Steam Plant in Roxboro, where 6.9 million tons of coal ash are stored in an unlined pit on the banks of the Mayo Lake in N.C. Water from the area feeds into the Roanoke River.

Area [rescue] squads struggle with lack of volunteer members

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A lack of volunteers is causing area rescue squads to question the future of the organizations in Southside.

Body of missing Lake Gaston fisherman recovered

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The body of the Lake Gaston boater who'd been missing since Sunday, April 3rd, Brian Harold, was recovered from Lake Gaston Wednesday before 10 am. Ronald Storey, the Director of Emergency Services in Northampton County says, "As search boats were being launched a call came in from a citizen reporting an unusual object inside the buoys of the search area. A search boat was sent to the area and the object was discovered to be the body of Mr Harold."

Supplemental Northampton School Tax voted down

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The results of the March 15, 2016 elections are in and the Supplemental School tax to build a new centrally located school for Northampton County has been voted out but the issue of education in No

Leaders learning more about the Lake

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Representatives from governments in the five Counties surrounding Lake Gaston met with representatives of the Lake Gaston Association, the State and Federal Governments this week at the LGA’s annua

Historic building slated for demolition

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For over 35 years, Lakeland Cultural Arts Center has served as the community’s place for local plays and comedic acts but behind the doors of Lakeland, hidden in the bricks of the foundation and se

Lake water as turbid as tea

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Brown water was one of many topics touched on at the Lake Gaston Stakeholders Board meeting Thursday.

The new cool - Catfish

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It’s been two months since owner of Blues Brothers Guide Service owner Zakk Royce shattered two state records for largest catfish by hauling in 91 and 105 pound Blue Catfish from Lake Gaston within

Big names discuss water concerns

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With high water levels in the forefront of Lake Gaston residents minds these days, area government representatives met with representatives from Dominion Power and the Army Corps of Engineers last


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