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Delayed opening for New Hanover County Courthouse on Monday

Posted November 29, 2018 at 5:03 pm     Category: CourtsNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Courthouse will open at 9 a.m. on Monday, December 3 due to the swearing-in ceremonies for the Clerk of Superior Court’s Office … Read More »


Heating cost assistance available in New Hanover County

Posted November 28, 2018 at 2:04 pm     Category: News ReleaseSocial Services

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County will begin taking applications on Monday, December 3 for the state’s Low Income Energy Assistance Program (LIEAP) for qualified households. The program provides … Read More »


Cape Fear Museum Announces Smithsonian Affiliation

Posted November 26, 2018 at 1:31 pm     Category: Cape Fear Museum

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, N.C. – Cape Fear Museum is proud to announce its designation as a Smithsonian Affiliate. Established in 1996, Smithsonian Affiliations is designed to facilitate a two-way relationship … Read More »


Burn Ban Lifted in New Hanover County

Posted November 26, 2018 at 10:02 am     Category: Fire ServicesHurricane RecoveryNews Release

New Hanover County, NC – New Hanover County officials have lifted the ban on open burning in the unincorporated areas of the county as of today, Monday, November 26. “With … Read More »


Update: Fiber outage impacting county buildings has been repaired

Posted November 20, 2018 at 9:50 pm     Category: HealthNews ReleaseSenior Resource CenterSocial Services

UPDATE – November 21 at 5:15 p.m. The fiber network has been repaired to the county’s Senior Resource Center, Public Health and Social Services buildings. The phone lines, internet and computer … Read More »


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