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Consent order pertains to steam station

Consent order pertains to steam station

RALEIGH – State officials have filed a revised consent order to address environmental compliance at Duke Energy’s Riverbend Steam Station in Gaston County and Asheville Steam Electric Generating Plant. Earlier… Read more »

Jet skiing seeks resurgence in area recreation

Jet skiing seeks resurgence in area recreation

by Aaron Burns aaron@mimonitor.com HUNTERSVILLE – According to a 2011 Outdoor Foundation report, the number of people using personal watercraft nationwide slightly dropped from the 8.6-million mark in 2007 to 7.5-million… Read more »

Family helps father realize dream of running pizza place

Family helps father realize dream of running pizza place

Joel Broder did not have a slice of pizza until he was 12 years old. Although he lived in Brooklyn, a known pizza mecca, he thought it looked disgusting. Once… Read more »

Browsing through the pastors’ bookshelves

Browsing through the pastors’ bookshelves

by Angie Moses churchnews@mimonitor.com I asked some local pastors to name a few books that have been important to them in the past year. Here are some of the responses:… Read more »

Students find spiritual growth in morning seminar

Students find spiritual growth in morning seminar

GASTONIA –  The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Gastonia recently held seminary graduation for 165 seniors from nine Latter-day Saints (Mormon) congregations. Graduating seniors for the Mountain… Read more »

Nearly 2,500 student-athletes screened for heart health

Nearly 2,500 student-athletes screened for heart health

CHARLOTTE – Nearly 2,500 high school student-athletes received free comprehensive athletic screenings at four locations this summer at Heart of a Champion Day, a Carolinas HealthCare System program. All four… Read more »

Instructor wins award for tech course

Instructor wins award for tech course

DALLAS – Gaston College instructor Karen Duncan was named a recipient of the Blackboard Catalyst Award for an Exemplary Course Program. The award honors members who design and develop exciting… Read more »

Gaston College introduces early literacy certificate program

Gaston College introduces early literacy certificate program

DALLAS – Gaston College will be the first in the state to offer a new certificate program in early literacy. The certificate will be offered in the first group of… Read more »

Gaston College offers esthetics technology certificate

Gaston College offers esthetics technology certificate

DALLAS – Gaston College will offer a new certificate program in esthetics technology. The two-semester certificate program will include theory classes as well as hands-on salon experiences. Each semester consists… Read more »

Ellis wins Long Creek Elementary award

Ellis wins Long Creek Elementary award

HUNTERSVILLE – Kessieandra Ellis, a graduating fifth-grader at Long Creek Elementary, received the eighth annual Billy J. Presson Student Achievement Award at the schools’ promotion ceremony on June 5. The award,… Read more »