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New Hanover County 4-H Presentation Competition

Posted March 18, 2015 at 8:26 am     Category: Arboretum & NCSU Extension ServiceNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Public speaking trumps even the fear of death for many of us, but learning to speak effectively in front of groups large and small is … Read More »

Food Truck Frolic Skates Into Ogden Park to Raise Funds for the New Skate Park!

Posted March 16, 2015 at 3:50 pm     Category: News ReleaseParks and Gardens

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Join us for a Food Truck Frolic in the Park, Sunday, March 22! Local foodies will get a chance to join the food truck craze that … Read More »

Joint City and County Public Meeting on March 11

Posted March 10, 2015 at 12:18 pm     Category: News ReleasePlanning and Land Use

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – At a public meeting on March 11, staff from the City of Wilmington and New Hanover County will unveil a set of maps showing how the … Read More »

New Hanover County seeking applicants for boards and committees

Posted March 5, 2015 at 12:37 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Many opportunities exist for citizens who have a desire to become more involved with issues that affect the future of New Hanover County to volunteer. The New Hanover … Read More »

Discovering Airlie; the volunteer experience at Airlie Gardens

Posted March 2, 2015 at 11:28 am     Category: News ReleaseParks and Gardens

New Hanover County, NC – Calling all Volunteers!  Come enjoy a two-day experience and “blossom” with knowledge of the History, Horticulture, and Ecology that is Airlie Gardens.  This volunteer orientation … Read More »

New Hanover County Library to host Lt. Flipper’s Trial

Posted February 25, 2015 at 4:04 pm     Category: LibraryNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Public Library will host the one-act play Lt. Flipper’s Trial, written and performed by Bob Rogers, on April 26. The event is free … Read More »

UPDATE: Adverse weather cancels skate park design meeting

Posted February 24, 2015 at 3:40 pm     Category: News ReleaseParks and Gardens

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Due to adverse weather conditions, the following meeting has been canceled. # # # NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County is seeking input from … Read More »

Librarian Scooter Hayes enters national contest

Posted February 11, 2015 at 2:04 pm     Category: LibraryNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Who’s the best story reader of them all?  Scooter Hayes, Youth Services Librarian at New Hanover County’s Myrtle Grove Library, has entered a national competition and … Read More »

Local history librarian wins scholarship to genealogical institute

Posted February 10, 2015 at 2:31 pm     Category: LibraryNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Local History Librarian, Jennifer Daugherty, at the New Hanover County Public Library, has been awarded the Jean Thomason Librarian Scholarship to attend the Institute of Genealogy … Read More »

Commissioner Woody White Response to State of the County Address

Posted February 5, 2015 at 3:30 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC Please click on the following link to view New Hanover County Commissioner Woody White’s “Response to State of the County Address”: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SRqD0UqmwLw

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