Gaston & Catawba

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The Bradley Center, 1200 Modena St., is accepting registration for its instructional soccer league for 3- to 4-year-olds and competitive soccer league for ages 5-14 through Monday.

Details: 704-866-6847.

The city of Gastonia has hired Henry “Matt” Bernhardt as the city's new director of public works and utilities.

Bernhardt will oversee the city's field operations and utilities division, which handles the construction, maintenance and/or operation of streets, traffic signals and sidewalks; water distribution, wastewater and sewer systems; and landscaping.

He has a bachelor of science degree from Appalachian State University and is in the final stages of completing a master of public administration degree from Appalachian State.

Bernhardt assumed his duties on Monday.

Tiffany R. Leonard