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New Hanover County, coordinating efforts to keep you safe, healthy and well

Posted October 21, 2014 at 9:14 am     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – To help you find accurate and timely resources and prevention information for infectious diseases as monitored by your local Health Department, New Hanover County has … Read More »


Several Cases of Rabies in Northeast New Hanover County

Posted October 15, 2014 at 3:05 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic HealthSheriff

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office Animal Services Unit along with the New Hanover County Health Department have identified and investigated five cases of animals with … Read More »


Parks Conservancy Heats up as Temperatures Drop!

Posted October 15, 2014 at 10:34 am     Category: News ReleaseParks and Gardens

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The Parks Conservancy of New Hanover County is picking up speed in its first year! The group recently received their 501(c)3 designation from the IRS and … Read More »


Airlie Gardens Ready for the Fall Season’s Biggest Party

Posted October 13, 2014 at 2:45 pm     Category: News ReleaseParks and Gardens

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The salty scent of steamed oysters, the sizzle of frying fish and the mellow tones of a steel drum band will create a festive mood for … Read More »


New Hanover County Seeking Applicants for Boards and Committees

Posted October 9, 2014 at 1:06 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 »


New Hanover County Youth to Send Rockets to the Rescue as Part of 4-H National Youth Science Day

Posted October 8, 2014 at 7:29 am     Category: Arboretum & NCSU Extension ServiceNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Today, youth in New Hanover County 4-H will design and build an aerodynamic craft designed to deliver a payload of food to natural disaster victims as … Read More »


Local Students Promote Safe Walking to School on International Walk to School Day

Posted October 6, 2014 at 3:52 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Safe Kids Cape Fear, Watch For Me NC, Active Routes to School, Wilmington Police, NHC Sheriff’s, Carolina Beach Police, Pilots Club, and Cape Fear Cyclists … 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 »


New Hanover County to hold paint collection event

Posted October 1, 2014 at 10:50 am     Category: Environmental ManagementNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County’s Environmental Management Department will be holding a paint collection event for county residents on Friday, Oct. 10 from 11 a.m. to 3 … Read More »


County Manager launches weekly blog, Manager’s Message

Posted September 26, 2014 at 1:10 pm     Category: County ManagerNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Manager Chris Coudriet has logged on to communicate with citizens through his weekly blog, Manager’s Message. Manager’s Message is an opportunity for … Read More »


Board of Elections to meet Tuesday, Sept. 30

Posted September 25, 2014 at 3:25 pm     Category: ElectionsNews ReleasePublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Board of Elections will meet Tuesday, Sept. 30, at 10 a.m. for discussion and action, as needed, regarding general election matters. This … Read More »


New Hanover County flu clinics to begin Sept. 30

Posted September 24, 2014 at 10:07 am     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Health Department will begin offering flu shots Tuesday, Sept. 30. Appointments are available from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday … Read More »


Health department to offer Sisters Saving Sisters empowerment program

Posted September 22, 2014 at 10:04 am     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – “Sisters Saving Sisters” is a five week, evidence based program designed to empower young women to change their behavior in ways that will reduce their … Read More »


UPDATE: Board of Elections postpones meeting until Thursday, adds closed session

Posted September 22, 2014 at 7:09 am     Category: ElectionsNews ReleasePublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Board of Elections meeting scheduled for Tuesday, September 23, at 10 a.m. has been postponed until Thursday, September 25, at 10 … Read More »


Commissioners change meeting time for October, November and December

Posted September 22, 2014 at 7:06 am     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleasePublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The following Regular Meetings of the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners will begin at 4 p.m. instead of 6 p.m. in the Assembly Room of … Read More »


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