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New Hanover County Employee Charged with Embezzlement

Posted November 25, 2015 at 12:19 pm     Category: Communications & OutreachNews ReleaseOther

New Hanover County – On November 24, a New Hanover County Department of Social Services employee was arrested after it was suspected that she was allegedly embezzling funds.  The New … Read More »

Algal Bloom Advisory

Posted November 24, 2015 at 3:40 pm     Category: Communications & OutreachNews ReleasePublic Health

(New Hanover County)  Regional NC Department of Environmental Quality staff investigated and reported a dense mass of blue green algae having the potential to cause illness in humans and dogs. … Read More »

Update on Wilmington VA Health Care Center – from New Hanover County, Cape Fear Public Utility Authority and Congressman David Rouzer

Posted November 23, 2015 at 12:37 pm     Category: Communications & OutreachNews ReleasePublic Health

 New Hanover County – New Hanover County, Cape Fear Public Utility Authority and Congressman David Rouzer convened a meeting on Thursday, November 12 on the status of the Wilmington VA … Read More »

NHCS & Local Officials to Hold Signing Ceremony for Inter-Agency Governance Agreement on the Handling of School Offenses

Posted October 29, 2015 at 6:00 pm     Category: Communications & OutreachNews ReleaseOther

    New Hanover County – On Monday, November 2, 2015, New Hanover County Schools will hold a Signing Ceremony for the Inter-Agency Governance Agreement on the Handling of School … Read More »

State of Emergency Effective at 6:00 PM

Posted October 2, 2015 at 12:11 pm     Category: Cape Fear MuseumCommunications & OutreachEmergency ManagementFire RescueNews ReleasePublic HealthSenior Resource Center

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – A State of Emergency has been declared for New Hanover County and all municipalities effective today, Oct. 2, at 6 p.m. in advance of torrential … Read More »

Hurricane Joaquin Briefing to Board of Commissioners

Posted October 1, 2015 at 11:44 am     Category: Communications & OutreachEmergency ManagementNews Release

(New Hanover County)–  New Hanover County Emergency Management Director, Warren Lee will be briefing the board of commissioners later this afternoon on the progress of Hurricane Joaquin and the preparations … Read More »

New Hanover County Chief Communications Officer Appointed

Posted August 7, 2015 at 12:57 pm     Category: Communications & OutreachHuman ResourcesNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Manager Chris Coudriet today announced that Ruth Ravitz Smith will assume the role of Chief Communications Officer on September 1, 2015. This … Read More »

New Hanover County maintains triple A bond rating

Posted July 29, 2015 at 4:03 pm     Category: Communications & OutreachCounty Manager

(New Hanover County— New Hanover County has once again received a Triple A bond rating, the highest rating a county can achieve, from both Moody’s Investor Services (Moody’s) and Standard … Read More »

New Hanover County Television to air student-produced documentary films

Posted November 5, 2014 at 4:11 pm     Category: Communications & OutreachNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Television has partnered with the University of North Carolina Wilmington to air student-produced documentaries about giving, volunteering, and engagement in the community. … Read More »

New Hanover County launches Promise and Reach for the Stars

Posted October 1, 2014 at 1:43 pm     Category: Communications & OutreachCounty ManagerHuman ResourcesNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County is pleased to announce the launch of two new outreach initiatives – Promise and Reach for the Stars. As part of our … Read More »

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