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Board of Commissioners Makes History, Elects Female Chair & Vice-Chair

Posted December 2, 2019 at 4:06 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Every December, the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners elects its chair and vice-chair. At the December 2 board meeting, Commissioner Julia Olson-Boseman was elected as … Read More »


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 »


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