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Cape Fear Museum Joins Smithsonian Magazine’s 15th Annual Museum Day

Posted September 11, 2019 at 3:56 pm     Category: Cape Fear Museum

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, N.C. — Cape Fear Museum of History and Science will open its doors free of charge to all Museum Day ticket holders on Saturday September 21, 2019 … Read More »


New Hanover County seeking applicants for boards and committees

Posted September 11, 2019 at 12:45 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – To provide opportunities for citizens to participate in county government, the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners is seeking interested citizens to apply for appointment … Read More »


Public Notice: September 12 Agenda Review Canceled

Posted September 10, 2019 at 3:11 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleasePublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Notice is hereby given that the Agenda Review meeting of the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners scheduled for Thursday, September 12, 2019 at 4 … Read More »


Well water safety, mosquito control, safety tips & more from New Hanover County

Posted September 9, 2019 at 5:34 pm     Category: Emergency News

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Health and Human Services is providing tips and tools to help residents and businesses clean up and stay safe after Hurricane Dorian. … Read More »


Board of Elections Regular Meeting Notice

Posted September 8, 2019 at 9:20 am     Category: Elections

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Board of Elections will be meeting on September 10, 2019 at 4:30 PM in Suite 34 of the New Hanover County … Read More »


New Hanover County Emergency Operations Center Stands Down

Posted September 7, 2019 at 3:07 am     Category: Emergency News

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Emergency Operations Center, Joint Information Center, and Emergency Public Information Center, will be de-activated as of 7 am September 7th. EmergencyNHC.com … Read More »


Hurricane Dorian recovery updates for New Hanover County

Posted September 6, 2019 at 6:34 pm     Category: Emergency News

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Read below for important Hurricane Dorian recovery updates. COUNTY OFFICES AND ATTRACTIONSNew Hanover County is beginning to modify emergency operations in preparation to return to … Read More »


Important Updates from New Hanover County

Posted September 6, 2019 at 11:09 am     Category: Emergency News

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Hurricane Dorian passed by the coast of New Hanover County in the early morning hours Friday, and the County is now working on recovery efforts. … Read More »


Additional New Hanover County Shelter to Open Today at 6:30 p.m. 

Posted September 4, 2019 at 5:17 pm     Category: Emergency News

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Eaton Elementary School, located at 6701 Gordon Rd. in Wilmington, will open at 6:30 p.m. today for residents who are seeking shelter. Eaton is not … Read More »


New Hanover County officials declare a State of Emergency

Posted September 3, 2019 at 4:57 pm     Category: Emergency News

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – A State of Emergency has been declared for New Hanover County effective today, September 3 at 5 p.m. in advance of Hurricane Dorian. “Hurricane Dorian … Read More »


Officials issue evacuation orders & open shelters in advance of Hurricane Dorian

Posted September 3, 2019 at 12:13 pm     Category: Emergency News

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – In advance of Hurricane Dorian, a mandatory evacuation order has been issued for residents and visitors of Carolina Beach, Kure Beach, Wrightsville Beach and Figure … Read More »


Hurricane Dorian Media Briefing Tomorrow at Noon

Posted September 2, 2019 at 6:11 pm     Category: Emergency News

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – A media briefing will be held tomorrow, Tuesday, September 3 at noon, to provide information about the latest forecast for Hurricane Dorian, as well as … Read More »


Public Notice: Changes to the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners September 3 and 16, 2019 Regular Meetings

Posted September 2, 2019 at 1:54 pm     Category: News ReleaseOther

New Hanover County, NC – Notice is hereby given that the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners September 3, 2019 Regular Meeting has been canceled due to Hurricane Dorian. The … Read More »


New Hanover County to activate Emergency Operations Center & close county offices

Posted September 2, 2019 at 12:20 pm     Category: Emergency News

New Hanover County, NC – In preparation for Hurricane Dorian, New Hanover County will activate the Emergency Operations Center (EOC) beginning at 7 a.m. on Tuesday, September 3. County employees, … Read More »


New Hanover County Fire Rescue Chief Donnie Hall appointed President of NC Association of Fire Chiefs

Posted August 29, 2019 at 1:55 pm     Category: Fire RescueNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Fire Rescue Chief Donnie Hall was sworn in as the President of the North Carolina Association of Fire Chiefs (NCAFC) on Saturday, … Read More »


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