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Welcome

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

Chance of a Thunderstorm
Tuesday 05/03 60%
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Gusty winds and small hail are possible. High 84F. Winds WSW at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 60%.
Clear
Wednesday 05/04 0%
Clear
Mostly sunny skies. High near 80F. Winds WNW at 10 to 15 mph.
Partly Cloudy
Thursday 05/05 20%
Partly Cloudy
Intervals of clouds and sunshine. Slight chance of a rain shower. High 68F. Winds NW at 10 to 20 mph.

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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AGENDA for April 5, 2016

Posted by jhoyt - April 4, 2016 - Agendas
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                                       AGENDA                          TOWN MEETING                    Tuesday, April 5, 2016                                 7:00 p.m.   I.   CALL TO ORDER                        – Prayer                      – Pledge Allegiance to the Flag  II. APPROVAL OF MINUTES                         Minutes of Meetings – March 1, 2016   III.             CHIEF’S REPORT                     OPEN PUBLIC […]

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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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2016 Gaston Collard & BBQ Festival October 1st

Posted by jhoyt - October 8, 2015 - 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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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 – To Be Announced

Posted by jhoyt - September 25, 2015 - News
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Date To BE ANNOUNCED….   Come join us to our evening event at Town of Gaston Auditorium on Saturday, September ______ @ ______for our Gaston Beauty Pageant.  Application for entry is below.     Miss Gaston Pageant Appl.2015

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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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Time to Spring Ahead — Daylight Saving Time Starts Sunday

Posted by ysolano - March 6, 2015 - News
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Daylight Saving Time begins Sunday, March 13, 2016. The time change officially takes place at 2 a.m., but you don’t have to spring out of bed and move the big hand on your clock ahead an hour. The change is automatic for most smartphones, computers, tablets and other digital devices. If you’re still using an […]

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