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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


New Hanover County seeking applicants for boards and committees

Posted February 3, 2015 at 3:22 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 »


STATEMENT FROM COMMISSIONER WOODY WHITE: Comments about upcoming ‘State of County’ address

Posted February 2, 2015 at 8:48 am     Category: County CommissionersNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Commissioner Woody White comments about the upcoming “State of New Hanover County” address. Commissioner White said: “I look forward to hearing the … Read More »


Senior Resource Center to host Senior Citizen Discount Expo

Posted January 30, 2015 at 1:52 pm     Category: News ReleaseSenior Resource Center

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Senior Resource Center is hosting a collection of exhibitors who provide products, resources and valuable services to the 60+ community. If … Read More »


Registration open for Community Emergency Response Team Training (CERT)

Posted January 30, 2015 at 12:25 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County residents are invited to register for upcoming Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) training which begins Monday, Feb. 12, 2015.  Remaining classes will be held on … Read More »


Development Services Open House

Posted January 22, 2015 at 9:15 am     Category: EngineeringFire RescueNews ReleasePlanning and Land Use

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County is pleased to announce that an open house will be held on Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. … Read More »


Commissioner Meeting Highlights

Posted January 20, 2015 at 1:49 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Board of Commissioners met Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2015 at 9 a.m. Board meetings are broadcast live on Time Warner Channel 13/16.10 … Read More »


Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day closings for New Hanover County government offices

Posted January 16, 2015 at 7:58 am     Category: News Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County will close its administrative offices Monday, Jan. 19  in observance of the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday. County offices will reopen and resume … Read More »


Board of Elections cancels Tuesday, Jan. 13 meeting

Posted January 12, 2015 at 1:24 pm     Category: ElectionsNews ReleasePublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Board of Elections meeting scheduled for Tuesday, January 13, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. has been cancelled. ### Release Contact: Derek Bowens Elections Supervisor (910) … Read More »


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