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Welcome to the Town of Gaston, South Carolina web site. We hope this site will provide you with the latest information about the town.

Gaston is a community that offers a quiet, friendly, small town atmosphere.

It is located less than Twenty miles from Downtown Columbia and the University of South Carolina.

Gaston’s Weather

Partly Cloudy
Friday 07/29 10%
Partly Cloudy
Sun and clouds mixed. High near 95F. Winds W at 10 to 15 mph.
Clear
Saturday 07/30 20%
Clear
Mostly sunny skies. High 99F. Winds WSW at 10 to 20 mph.
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Sunday 07/31 40%
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Partly cloudy with afternoon showers or thunderstorms. High 98F. Winds SW at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 40%.

COME MEET OUR TOWN OF GASTON LAW ENFORCEMENT !!!

Posted by jhoyt - July 19, 2016 - Uncategorized
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“Cops, Coffee and Donuts… The Gaston Police Department in partnership with the Lexington County Sheriff’s Department will be holding a community event at 105 S. Main St. Gaston (BP Gas Station) on Wednesday, Aug 3rd 2016 from 7:00am-9:00am. Come out and meet the Law Enforcement in your area with complimentary Starbucks coffee and Krispy Kreme […]

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2016 Gaston Collard & BBQ Festival October 1st

Posted by jhoyt - June 1, 2016 - News

2016 BBQ contest application[1]   Come join us and enjoy the festivities. On Friday, September 30, 2016 will be having  the Barbeque Competition. For all those that would like to come and fill out an application to be a part of the Barbeque Competition.  Meat will be provided by the Town of Gaston.  Cash prizes […]

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“Build Your Own Rain Barrel” Workshop

Posted by ysolano - May 3, 2016 - News
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The Lexington Countywide Stormwater Consortium will host a “Build Your Own Rain Barrel” Workshop on Friday, May 20, 2016 from 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. beginning with a class at Emergency Medical Services located at 407 Ball Park Road and culminating at the Public Works garages located at 440 Ball Park Road where the rain […]

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Green is Clean Month – Backyard Garden Day scheduled April 23rd 

Posted by ysolano - April 11, 2016 - News
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As part of Lexington County’s Green is Clean Month residents will be able purchase Lex-Co’s Natural Wood Compost, pickup preordered compost bins, purchase a limited supply of non-preordered compost bins and receive compost bin giveaways.  This event is hosted by the County of Lexington’s Solid Waste Management Department and the SC Department of Health and […]

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Recycle Day, April 9, 2016 in the Saxe Gothe Presbyterian Church Parking Lot

Posted by ysolano - March 31, 2016 - News
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RE:  Recycle Day, April 9, 2016 from 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. in the Saxe Gothe Presbyterian Church Parking Lot in Lexington (This event is conducted by Lexington County Solid Waste Recycling in partnership with the South Carolina Department of Agriculture, DHEC, Keep the Midlands Beautiful and the Lexington Countywide Stormwater Consortium) Spring cleaning time […]

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Town Ordinances

Posted by jhoyt - February 2, 2016 - Uncategorized
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Town Ordinances are in the process of being updated by Council.  Current ordinances are available for review at Town Hall.  Updated ordinances will be posted upon completion.

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SCE&G Storm Alert – Hurricane Joaquin

Posted by ysolano - October 1, 2015 - Weather Emergency Updates
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Heavy rain and high winds from Hurricane Joaquin may affect power and natural gas supply in the South Carolina Electric & Gas Company service area.  Please be prepared.  SCE&G are monitoring this storm and will provide updates if conditions warrant. Their web site, www.sceg.com, offers helpful tips for keeping your community safe before, during and after […]

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Gaston’s Newsletter

Posted by ysolano - September 30, 2015 - Newsletter
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September’s Newsletter

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2016 Gaston Beauty Pageant September 17, 2016

Posted by jhoyt - September 25, 2015 - News
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Miss Gaston Pageant Appl.2016   Come join us to our evening event at Town of Gaston Auditorium on Saturday, September 17, 2016 @ 10a.m. and 5 p.m. for our Gaston Beauty Pageant.  Application for entry is below.      

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Golf Carting can be Safe, Legal and Fun Provided you Follow These Simple Tips

Posted by ysolano - July 30, 2015 - Uncategorized
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SW Lexington Ledger by Paul Kirby   In several small Lexington County towns, golf carts have been gaining in popularity as a mode of transportation. They are quiet, relatively inexpensive to maintain and operate and it’s just fun to drive along with the breeze blowing in your face as you wave to your neighbors, friends […]

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