The search for the missing fishermen near steel creek bridge ended this morning when the body of John Murphy, 68, was found around 7 a.m. this morning near Allen Creek about 3 miles from the Lake Gaston Dam, the location his boat was discovered adrift on Monday.
Michael Ring of Warrenton, N.C., isn’t the garden-variety horticulturist. His current hobby, but hopeful future business, is bonsai, the art of growing trees in containers to eventually miniaturize the foliage and create a living work of art.
As Warren County seeks proposals and funding options for expanding broadband here, local residents must serve as advocates emphasizing the need to improve internet service in their communities and other rural areas.
Jason Shearin, owner and roaster of Lake Gaston Coffee Company, is expanding his business into Lake Gaston Coffee, Cafe, and Deli. The new venture will include deli sandwiches as well as craft beer and wine.
Five of the public schools in Warren County scored performance grades of B and C for the 2018-19 academic year and three scored a grade of D, according to a report released last week by the State Board of Education/NC Department of Public Instruction.
The Lake Gaston Association hosted five sheriffs from all of the surrounding lake counties on Wednesday, Sept. 4, at its monthly meeting at Lake Gaston Baptist Church.
Chef Gavin Jackson took the helm in the kitchen of Watersview Restaurant late last month. Jackson served the past 9 years as Executive Chef and Clubhouse Manager at the Henderson County Club, before accepting a position at Watersview.