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New Hanover County earns national award for communications during Hurricane Florence

Posted October 2, 2019 at 12:24 pm     Category: Communications & OutreachNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County’s Communications & Outreach Department recently earned a first-place Savvy Award through the City-County Communications & Marketing Association (3CMA) for social media communications … Read More »


New Hanover County 4-H Inaugural Pumpkin-Palooza to be held October 12

Posted October 2, 2019 at 9:28 am     Category: Arboretum & NCSU Extension Service

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County 4-H Youth Development Program will hold Pumpkin-Palooza, an inaugural pumpkin carving contest and pumpkin walk, in the gardens of the Arboretum … Read More »


Retro Fun at Museum After Dark Totally 80s Event

Posted October 1, 2019 at 2:22 pm     Category: Cape Fear Museum

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, N.C. – Cape Fear Museum of History and Science presents Museum After Dark: Totally 80s on Thursday, October 10, 2019 from 6 to 9 p.m. Enjoy a … Read More »


Public Notice: October 15th Public Hearing will focus on priorities for future of NHRMC

Posted October 1, 2019 at 10:05 am     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleasePublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Board of Commissioners will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, October 15 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. in the auditorium … Read More »


Commission on African American History, Heritage & Culture to meet October 10

Posted September 30, 2019 at 8:18 am     Category: Community AffairsNews ReleasePublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Notice is hereby given that the New Hanover County Commission on African American History, Heritage & Culture will hold its monthly meeting on Thursday, October … Read More »


Milestone anniversaries to be celebrated Oct. 5 at New Hanover County’s Arboretum

Posted September 27, 2019 at 2:07 pm     Category: Arboretum & NCSU Extension ServiceNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Arboretum will recognize milestone anniversaries – 20 years of the Ability Garden, 30 years of the Arboretum and 40 years of … Read More »


Public Notice: Public Comment Period for Hazard Mitigation Grant for Buyout and Elevation of Damaged Homes, Stormwater Infrastructure Projects in New Hanover County

Posted September 27, 2019 at 7:58 am     Category: News ReleasePublic NoticeRecovery & Resilience

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – As part of New Hanover County’s Long Term Hurricane Recovery Plan, New Hanover County applied on behalf of residents for buyout of their properties, or … Read More »


New Hanover County Fire Rescue to Conduct Live Fire Training in Castle Hayne on Saturday

Posted September 25, 2019 at 10:40 am     Category: Fire RescueNews Release

New Hanover County, NC – New Hanover County Fire Rescue (NHCFR) will conduct a live fire training at 4320 Castle Hayne Road on Saturday, September 28, from 8:30 a.m. to … Read More »


Board of Elections Special Meeting Notice

Posted September 25, 2019 at 8:42 am     Category: Elections

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Board of Elections will be meeting on October 1, 2019 at 4:30 PM in the Board of Elections Conference Room located … Read More »


Public Notice: September 17 Health and Human Services Board Meeting

Posted September 16, 2019 at 6:13 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic HealthPublic NoticeSocial Services

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Notice is hereby given that the Human Services Board will hold its monthly meeting on Tuesday, September 17, at 8 a.m. in the Lucie Harrell … Read More »


County and NHRMC to Research and Explore New Models for Health System

Posted September 16, 2019 at 5:01 pm     Category: County CommissionersCounty ManagerNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – At today’s New Hanover County Board of Commissioners meeting, Commissioners discussed whether to move forward with exploring options for a potential new model for New … Read More »


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 »


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