Lake Gaston News

4/19/2018 5:16:00 AM
North Carolina Sportsman
April is a big month for bass fisherman at Lake Gaston on the North Carolina/Virginia border. As the spawn closes in, bass activity will reach a fever pitch, and anglers like guide J.T. Palmore of Blackstone, Va., will be focusing on fish in both the ...

4/18/2018 9:24:00 AM
WRAL
Henderson, N.C. — A man charged with murder in a March kidnapping and fatal house fire in a Lake Gaston community has been indicted in the murder of a Vance County businessman last fall. A grand jury on Monday indicted Kevin Munn on charges of first ...

4/18/2018 8:55:00 AM
WRAL
Henderson, N.C. — A man charged with first-degree murder in a March kidnapping and fatal house fire in a Lake Gaston community was indicted Tuesday in the murder of a Vance County businessman who was killed at his home in October, according to District ...

4/17/2018 7:10:00 PM
The Daily Dispatch
One of the two suspects arrested and charged with first-degree murder in connection with the home invasion and fatal fire in the Lake Gaston area of Warren County in March is now also facing charges in the slaying of a Vance County businessman. Kevin ...

4/17/2018 8:19:00 AM
Daily Herald
I promised two weeks ago that I would share more fantastic things for you to do around the Lake Gaston region now that spring has officially arrived and brought with it warmer, sunnier days. You won’t believe everything our region has in store for you.

4/10/2018 6:26:00 AM
Daily Herald
Last Thursday, Halifax Regional Medical Center sponsored and co-hosted with the Lake Gaston Regional Chamber of Commerce another what we affectionately call Healthy Night Out or Health Chat. The event was held at the Lake Gaston Lions Club and featured one ...

4/8/2018 5:00:00 PM
The Roanoke Times
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4/4/2018 1:47:00 PM
The Daily Dispatch
One of the two men suspected in the slaying of Nancy Alford in Warren County made his first court appearance Wednesday. Two men were arrested and charged with first-degree murder in connection with the home invasion and fatal fire that took the life of ...

4/3/2018 9:28:00 AM
Daily Herald
April brings with it a wide array of spring activities around the Lake Gaston region. Tonight at 7:30, play Bunco with the Ladies of the Lake Cancer Support Team at Gasburg Volunteer Rescue Squad, 5736 Gasburg Road. Proceeds from this fun evening (played ...

3/29/2018 10:44:00 PM
The Daily Dispatch
The Lake Gaston Association will hold their next monthly meeting on April 4 at 9:30 a.m. at the Lake Gaston Baptist Church located on Hwy. 903 across from the Subway Restaurant. Jim Nold, Past President & member of the Lake Gaston Striper Club will talk ...

3/29/2018 7:25:00 AM
Daily Herald
DJ and karaoke LITTLETON — A DJ, along with karaoke, will be from 8:30 to 11:30 p.m. Saturday at The Pointe at Lake Gaston, 1865 Eaton Ferry Road. For more information, call The Pointe at 252-586-0466. Kiddie parade and Easter egg hunt SEABOARD — The ...

3/28/2018 6:53:00 AM
WRAL
Littleton, N.C. — In a brief court appearance Wednesday in Warren County, a judge denied bond for one of the men charged with first-degree murder in a kidnapping and fatal fire earlier this month that shook the Lake Gaston community. Lester Kearney will ...

3/21/2018 1:52:00 PM
WRAL
Littleton, N.C. — A judge on Wednesday continued until next month the case of a man charged with first-degree murder in a kidnapping and fatal fire that shook the Lake Gaston community. Kevin Munn appeared in court briefly Wednesday morning. The judge ...

3/20/2018 3:05:00 AM
Daily Herald
Community proud. That’s what I am. I have felt this feeling overwhelmingly, especially during the past few days. On Friday our Lake Gaston Regional Chamber of Commerce in partnership with the Lake Gaston Gazette-Observer co-organized a community prayer ...

3/16/2018 4:12:00 PM
WRAL
Roanoke Rapids, N.C. — Two communities came together Friday to grieve and support the victims of a violent home invasion and fatal fire at Lake Gaston a week ago. Nancy Alford, 76, was killed when two men set fire to her home on Mulberry Court in ...

3/16/2018 4:44:00 AM
WRIC
Two men have been charged in a home invasion that turned into a fire near Lake Gaston in Litteton, N.C. Lester Kearney and Kevin Munn have both been charged with first-degree murder in the death of Nancy Alford. Several investigators were at the scene of a ...

3/15/2018 8:44:00 PM
WRIC
Two men have been charged in a home invasion that turned into a fire near Lake Gaston in Litteton, N.C. Lester Kearney and Kevin Munn have both been charged with first-degree murder in the death of Nancy Alford. Several investigators were at the scene of a ...

3/15/2018 2:38:00 PM
WRAL
Littleton, N.C. — Lester Kearney has been in this situation before. Kearney, one of two men charged Wednesday in a series of crimes last week that began with a home invasion at Lake Gaston and ended with a woman dead, was charged seven years ago in a ...

3/14/2018 7:23:50 PM
WTKR
LITTLETON, N.C. (WTVR) -- Two men have been arrested in connection to the Lake Gaston home invasion and fatal fire, according to Warren County District Attorney Mike Waters. CBS 6 reports that Kevin Munn and Lester Kearney have been charged with first ...

3/14/2018 2:45:00 PM
The Daily Dispatch
Two men were arrested today and charged with first-degree murder in connection with Friday's home invasion and fatal fire that took the life of Nancy Alford, and injured her husband, the Rev. John Alford. Warren County District Attorney Mike Waters said ...

3/14/2018 2:17:13 PM
WTVR-TV
LITTLETON, N.C. -- Two men have been arrested in connection to the Lake Gaston home invasion and fatal fire, according to Warren County District Attorney Mike Waters. Kevin Munn and Lester Kearney have been charged with first-degree murder in death of 76 ...

3/14/2018 1:56:00 PM
WWAY TV
Both men are being held without bond. Nancy Alford, 76, was killed in the fire and her husband was hospitalized after a home invasion and fire on Friday at their home overlooking Lake Gaston. Prior to the fire, the intruder forced Alford to drive to a bank ...

3/14/2018 1:19:00 PM
WRAL
Littleton, N.C. — Two men were arrested Wednesday in connection with a home invasion and fatal fire last week on Lake Gaston, Warren County District Attorney Mike Waters said. Kevin Munn and Lester Kearney have been charged with first-degree murder in ...

3/14/2018 1:18:00 PM
WNCN
The State Bureau of Investigation said the thieves robbed a pastor and his wife before setting fire to the couple’s Lake Gaston home near the Virginia state line late Friday night. John and Nancy Alford arrived at their Littleton home Friday and found ...

3/13/2018 9:17:00 PM
YourGV.com
I’ve been to everything from Rotary Clubs to the Potomac River Smallmouth Club, the Fly Fishers of Virginia to the Lake Gaston Striper Club. I also do seminars on the bass tanks at sport shows and grand openings, sometimes in front of over 100 people.

3/13/2018 5:34:00 PM
WNCN
I hope he can survive and get out of this.” Tears filled Brown’s eyes Tuesday morning as he made the short trip from his home in Roanoke Rapids to Lake Gaston to see the remnants of his friends’ home. He and his wife have a years-long relationship ...

3/13/2018 2:08:30 PM
WTVR-TV
LITTLETON, N.C. — The vehicle stolen from the Lake Gaston home of John and Nancy Alford was found Tuesday morning by investigators. The silver 2011 Mercedes C-300 was stolen Friday morning when two intruders broke into the Alford’s Mulberry Court home.

3/13/2018 9:21:00 AM
WRAL
Littleton, N.C. — Authorities said Tuesday that they have found a car stolen from a home on Lake Gaston last week following a home invasion and fatal fire. The State Bureau of Investigation declined to say where the silver 2011 Mercedes C-300 was found ...

3/13/2018 4:13:00 AM
Daily Herald
Like many of you, I am still in shock about the events of Friday when aggression, violence and pure malice rocked our peaceful Lake Gaston community. I was in my office meeting with the editor of the Lake Gaston Gazette-Observer when we heard a siren.

3/12/2018 5:24:00 PM
Canada Free Press
A minister’s wife was beaten and killed in a home invasion that badly injured her husband and terrorized the Lake Gaston community in North Carolina. Two masked intruders entered the home Friday morning and kidnapped Nancy Alford, 76, and forced her to ...

3/12/2018 11:16:00 AM
Fox News
A minister’s wife was beaten and killed in a home invasion that badly injured her husband and terrorized the Lake Gaston community in North Carolina. Two masked intruders entered the home Friday morning and kidnapped Nancy Alford, 76, and forced her to ...

3/12/2018 9:13:00 AM
WWAY TV
Dozens of people came together Sunday to pray at the church where John Alford preaches. John Alford, who lived with his wife near Lake Gaston, has been the pastor of Sanford Memorial Baptist Church in Brodnax, Virginia for more than a decade. His wife ...

3/11/2018 3:34:00 PM
WNCN
PREVIOUS: Wife killed, husband injured in home invasion turned fire near Lake Gaston John Alford, who lived with his wife near Lake Gaston, has been the pastor of Sanford Memorial Baptist Church in Brodnax, Virginia for more than a decade. His wife Nancy ...

3/11/2018 1:53:00 PM
WRAL
Littleton, N.C. — A community came together Sunday morning to grieve and support each other following a home invasion, kidnapping and deadly fire in Lake Gaston that injured a minister and left his wife dead. Nancy Alford’s Sunday school classroom sat ...

3/11/2018 6:46:00 AM
WAVY-TV
Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window) Share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window) LITTLETON, N.C. (WNCN/WAVY) — Several investigators were at the ...

3/10/2018 5:46:00 PM
WAVY-TV
Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window) Share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window) LITTLETON, N.C. (WNCN/WAVY) — Several investigators were at the ...

3/10/2018 5:34:00 PM
WRAL
Littleton, N.C. — Investigators are still searching for the suspects in Friday's day of terror for two loved members of the Lake Gaston community in Warren County. 76-year-old Nancy Alford died in her burning home after being kidnaped and robbed.

3/10/2018 1:15:31 PM
WTKR
LITTLETON, N.C. — A Virginia minister’s wife died Friday after she was kidnapped, robbed, and then later tied up with her husband and left in a burning house, according to CBS News 6 affiliate WNCN. The deadly crime scene was discovered when ...

3/10/2018 12:57:09 PM
WTVR-TV
LITTLETON, N.C. — A Virginia minister’s wife died Friday after she was kidnapped, robbed, and then later tied up with her husband and left in a burning house, reported CBS 6 affiliate WNCN. The deadly crime scene was discovered when firefighters ...

3/9/2018 7:47:00 PM
WRAL
When firefighters arrived in the Wildwood neighborhood along Lake Gaston, they discovered a deadly crime scene. "We're a small community, and for this to happen in this kind of town is unheard of," business owner Pete Richardson said. Authorities said two ...

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