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Annual heating cost assistance program begins December 2

Posted November 26, 2019 at 8:55 am     Category: News ReleaseSocial Services

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County will begin taking applications on Monday, December 2 for the state’s Low Income Energy Assistance Program (LIEAP) for qualified households. The program provides … Read More »


Public Notice: November 26, 2019 Agenda Review Canceled

Posted November 25, 2019 at 11:04 am     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 Tuesday, November 26, 2019 at 4 … Read More »


New Hanover County Public Health Officials note increase in whooping cough activity, encourage vaccine update

Posted November 22, 2019 at 4:33 pm     Category: News ReleaseOtherPublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County public health officials have identified an increase in Pertussis, also known as “whooping cough,” in the county and surrounding areas. In response, … Read More »


To the Moon: Snoopy Soars with NASA Exhibit Open at Museum

Posted November 19, 2019 at 9:27 am     Category: Cape Fear Museum

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, N.C. – Cape Fear Museum of History and Science announces the opening of our newest traveling exhibit, To the Moon: Snoopy Soars with NASA. Just before the … Read More »


Board of Elections Special Meeting Notice

Posted November 19, 2019 at 8:09 am     Category: Elections

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Board of Elections will be meeting on November 21, 2019 at 9:00 AM in the Board of Elections Conference Room located … Read More »


Partnership Advisory Group Sets Meeting Schedule; Discusses Healthcare Trends

Posted November 18, 2019 at 12:30 pm     Category: County CommissionersCounty ManagerNews ReleasePublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County and New Hanover Regional Medical Center (NHRMC) Partnership Advisory Group (PAG) held its second meeting on November 13, where the 21 members … Read More »


Public Notice: November 14, 2019 Agenda Review Canceled

Posted November 13, 2019 at 3:24 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, November 14, 2019 at 4:00 … Read More »


New Hanover County Honors & Serves Veterans

Posted November 11, 2019 at 10:37 am     Category: News ReleaseRegister of DeedsTaxVeteran Services

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County is committed to serving and honoring the county’s Veterans throughout the year. An outline of Veteran-related county services and initiatives is below: … Read More »


Jameson McDermott wins NC Science Teachers Association Award

Posted November 8, 2019 at 11:33 am     Category: Cape Fear Museum

New Hanover County, N.C. – Jameson McDermott, Museum Educator, will be presented with the 2019 North Carolina Science Teachers Association (NCSTA) Distinguished Service in Science Education Award Non-School Setting at … Read More »


New Hanover County Arboretum and Cooperative Extension Holiday Offerings: Poinsettia and Live Wreaths

Posted November 8, 2019 at 11:20 am     Category: Arboretum & NCSU Extension Service

New Hanover County Arboretum and Cooperative Extension offer annual holiday salesPoinsettias and live wreaths bring the holiday spirit to homes NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Arboretum … Read More »


Non-County Agency Funding Applications to Open Nov. 15 with Training Sessions Held Prior

Posted November 7, 2019 at 2:58 pm     Category: FinanceNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County’s Non-County Agency Funding process will open November 15, 2019, and applications will be due January 6, 2020 for the 2020-2021 fiscal year. … Read More »


Wrightsville Beach ABC Store Temporary Location Opening Friday, Nov. 8

Posted November 7, 2019 at 11:03 am     Category: News Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County ABC Board will open the temporary Wrightsville Beach store, located at 7041 Wrightsville Avenue, on Friday, November 8 at 9 am. … Read More »


Board of Elections Special Meeting Notice

Posted November 7, 2019 at 8:24 am     Category: Elections

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Board of Elections will be meeting on November 14, 2019 at 2:00 PM in the Board of Elections Conference Room located … Read More »


New Hanover County seeking applicants for boards and committees

Posted November 5, 2019 at 4:14 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 »


New Hanover County receives top awards for financial reporting & program excellence

Posted November 5, 2019 at 11:37 am     Category: Community Justice ServicesCounty ManagerFinanceNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County recently received the Government Finance Officers Association’s (GFOA) Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting for the Fiscal Year 2018 Comprehensive Annual … Read More »


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