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New Hanover County Implements Paid Parental Leave

Posted July 10, 2019 at 9:16 am     Category: County CommissionersHuman ResourcesNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County has implemented a new paid parental leave policy for eligible county employees. The new policy began on July 1, 2019 and provides up … Read More »

New Hanover County employees mentor students in partnership with Communities in Schools of Cape Fear

Posted June 6, 2019 at 3:07 pm     Category: Human ResourcesNews ReleaseStrategy

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County is committed to the success of our community’s students in a number of ways. In addition to providing funding for local public … Read More »

New Hanover County appoints assistant county manager, announces leadership changes

Posted June 5, 2019 at 1:10 pm     Category: County ManagerHuman ResourcesNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Kathy Stoute has been selected to lead the county’s health and human services departments as an Assistant County Manager beginning July 1. Kathy has been … Read More »

New Hanover County names 911 Communications Director

Posted June 4, 2019 at 12:23 pm     Category: 911 CommunicationsHuman ResourcesNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Ashley “Hope” Lindsey has been selected to serve as New Hanover County’s 911 Communications Director. She has an extensive background in emergency communications and will … Read More »

Next New Hanover County Public Library Director Chosen

Posted June 3, 2019 at 11:56 am     Category: Human ResourcesLibraryNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Paige Owens has been chosen to serve as New Hanover County Public Library’s new director beginning July 1. Owens, who currently serves as the library’s … Read More »

New Hanover County Appoints Jessica Loeper as Chief Communications Officer

Posted May 31, 2019 at 2:37 pm     Category: Communications & OutreachHuman ResourcesNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Jessica Loeper has been named New Hanover County’s Chief Communications Officer (CCO). Loeper has served as interim CCO since January of this year. Prior to … Read More »

New Hanover County Employees Graduate from UNCW Continuing Education Program

Posted May 17, 2019 at 2:13 pm     Category: Human ResourcesNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – This week, eleven New Hanover County employees graduated from the county’s SERVE Professional Development Academy, which is a partnership with UNCW’s Continuing and Professional Education. … Read More »

New Hanover County Employees Recognized for Stellar Service

Posted May 2, 2019 at 1:24 pm     Category: Human ResourcesNews Release

New Hanover County, NC – New Hanover County employees were celebrated and thanked at the fifth-annual Reach for the Stars Awards Banquet on Wednesday, May 1. The Board of Commissioners … Read More »

New Hanover County thanks employees for their public service

Posted May 2, 2018 at 3:31 pm     Category: County ManagerHuman ResourcesNews Release

New Hanover County, NC – New Hanover County employees were celebrated and thanked at the fourth-annual Reach for the Stars Awards Banquet on Tuesday, May 1. The Board of Commissioners … Read More »

Six County Programs Receive National Recognition

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County has been recognized with six Achievement Awards from the National Association of Counties (NACo). The awards program recognizes innovative county government programs … Read More »

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