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New Hanover County Vaccination Appointments Currently Full 

Posted January 6, 2021 at 3:57 pm     Category: Emergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Since announcing on January 5 that New Hanover County Public Health would transition into the next phase – Phase 1b, Group 1 – of the state’s vaccination rollout plan, … Read More »

New Hanover County to begin COVID-19 vaccination of adults 75 and older Jan. 7

Posted January 5, 2021 at 3:47 pm     Category: Emergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

Update: New Hanover County opened vaccination time slots to those eligible in phase 1b, group 1 beginning on January 7. At this time, ALL APPOINTMENTS ARE CURRENTLY FULL. NEW HANOVER … Read More »

New Hanover County sees continued COVID-19 surge, reports 14 additional deaths, and continues with Phase 1a of vaccine distribution

Posted December 30, 2020 at 1:10 pm     Category: Emergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Public Health is seeing a continued holiday surge of daily COVID-19 cases, with 1,158 new cases reported over the last two weeks. … Read More »

New Hanover County receives, administers COVID-19 vaccine, initiates 4 phase vaccination plan

Posted December 22, 2020 at 5:08 pm     Category: Emergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Public Health received its first shipment of the Moderna Inc. COVID-19 vaccine today, and has begun administering the first dose of vaccines … Read More »

New Hanover County seeing “Thanksgiving surge” of COVID-19 cases, continues vaccine planning

Posted December 18, 2020 at 3:25 pm     Category: Emergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Public Health officials are reporting a surge of COVID-19 cases attributed to the Thanksgiving holiday, and were informed of nine additional deaths … Read More »

Five additional COVID-19 deaths in New Hanover County; Vaccination plan takes shape ahead of deliveries

Posted December 11, 2020 at 11:04 am     Category: Emergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Public Health officials were informed of five additional deaths of residents from COVID-19 this week, bringing the total number of county residents … Read More »

Public Notice: New Hanover County Health and Human Services Board meeting schedule

Posted December 11, 2020 at 9:29 am     Category: News ReleasePublic HealthPublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Notice is hereby given of the New Hanover County Health and Human Services Board’s regular meeting schedule for the remainder of Fiscal Year 20-21. Meetings … Read More »

New Hanover County sees rise in COVID-19 cases, deaths; vaccination planning underway

Posted December 4, 2020 at 2:20 pm     Category: Emergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Public Health has been informed of 14 deaths of residents from COVID-19 since November 14, and with daily case numbers rising, local health officials urge continued protective measures as … Read More »

New Hanover County Public Health Safety Alert 

Posted November 24, 2020 at 10:42 am     Category: Emergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

COVID-19 continues to be a serious threat in our community and throughout the state and country. Residents should do all they can to protect themselves and their loved ones.   We … Read More »

Open Letter to the Community from Public Health

Posted November 20, 2020 at 9:44 am     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

Dear neighbors,  It has been eight months since we reported our first confirmed case of COVID-19 in New Hanover County, and for eight months we, as a community, have been … Read More »

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