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Previous rape acquittal shocks Gastonia jurors

When the jurors in Aaron LeBlanc's Gastonia, N.C., rape trial learned that he...54-year prison sentence without parole. Gastonia Police Detective James Anderson remembered...saying," Detective Anderson said. Gastonia police didn't learn about Mr. LeBlanc's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/12/15/met_364230.shtml
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Mr. Robert Ipsaro (GASTONIA, N.C.)

GASTONIA, N.C. - Robert Joseph Ipsaro, age 77, of 1169 Molokai Drive, Tega...29708, died Thursday, June 13, 2002, at Gaston Memorial Hospital in Gastonia. A memorial Mass will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, July 13, 2002...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/07/11/obi_347956.shtml
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Mr. Richard Grose (GASTONIA, N.C.)

GASTONIA, N.C. - Mr. Richard John Grose 69...Mobile, Ala.; Michael L. Grose, of Gastonia; David A. Grose, of Morgantown, NC...Charlotte; grandchildren, Brittany Hodge of Gastonia. An 11 a.m. memorial service will...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/08/20/obi_353693.shtml
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Earl O'Neal Weeks (GASTONIA, N.C.)

GASTONIA, N.C. - Earl O'Neal Weeks Jr., age 35, of Hodges, SC, entered into rest to be with the Lord Saturday, July 8, 2006...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/07/13/obi_88778.shtml
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Earl O'Neal Weeks (GASTONIA, N.C.)

GASTONIA, N.C. - Earl O'Neal Weeks, Jr., 35, of Hodges, SC entered into rest Saturday, July 8, 2006. Arrangements will be...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/07/10/obi_88424.shtml
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John Derr, veteran Masters journalist, dies at 97

...game," Derr told The Augusta Chronicle in 2013.At age 17, Derr was working as an unpaid journalist for the Gazette in Gastonia, N.C. His editor agreed to pay him $12 a week as a reporter but charged him $12 a week to teach him how to do it.The...

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Derr, veteran Masters journalist, dies at 97

...game," Derr told The Augusta Chronicle in 2013.At age 17, Derr was working as an unpaid journalist for the Gazette in Gastonia, N.C. His editor agreed to pay him $12 a week as a reporter but charged him $12 a week to teach him how to do it.The...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/derr-veteran-masters-journalist-dies-97
LeBlanc's rape trial is delayed

GASTONIA, N.C. - Aaron LeBlanc's trial on...to begin at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday in Gastonia. A death in the family of one of the...Less than a month before his arrest in Gastonia, he was acquitted of charges filed by...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/11/19/met_359358.shtml
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LeBlanc accused of N.C. rape

When a Gastonia, N.C., detective arrested Aaron...Today, Mr. LeBlanc, 19, sits in the Gastonia jail, under a $100,000 bond and facing...acquitted last month. On Monday night, Gastonia police arrested him after a 24-year-old...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/03/20/met_339824.shtml
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Lawyers play tape of 911 call

GASTONIA, N.C. - As prosecutors rested their...than a month before the alleged rape in Gastonia, Mr. LeBlanc was acquitted in Richmond...Carolina rape happened in the woman's Gastonia apartment just before 7 a.m. March...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/11/27/met_360897.shtml
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