DURHAM, N.C. (OCTOBER 14, 2013) – Gaston County’s teen pregnancy rate fell 12.5% last year to a historic low, according to new data provided by the North Carolina State Center for Health Statistics and released by the Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention Campaign of North Carolina (APPCNC). The 2012 teen pregnancy rate was 42.7 per 1,000 15-19 [...]
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Did you see our ad in Sunday’s Gaston Gazette? We’re celebrating the great things that are happening in education in Gaston County: an all-time high graduation rate, more young people connecting with helpful programs, and more adults trained to help at-risk youth. Stay tuned for more great news! What’s Going Down, Gaston? Education Infographic