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Plant an azalea kick off, Wednesday

Posted April 13, 2015 at 1:10 pm     Category: News ReleaseParks and Gardens

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Parks & Gardens and The Parks Conservancy of New Hanover County are proud to partner with The Cape Fear Garden Club, Inc. … Read More »


New Hanover County Register of Deeds and Assistants achieve Advanced ROD Certification

Posted April 9, 2015 at 8:37 am     Category: News ReleaseRegister of Deeds

NEW HANOVER COUNTY – New Hanover County Register of Deeds Tammy Beasley, along with Assistants Kimberly Phillips, Micah Phelps, Theresa Davis and Andrea Creswell have completed North Carolina’s School of … Read More »


New Hanover County seeking applicants for boards and committees

Posted April 7, 2015 at 1:58 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 »


Board of Elections cancels Tuesday, April 14 meeting

Posted April 1, 2015 at 5:03 pm     Category: ElectionsNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Board of Elections meeting scheduled for Tuesday, April 14, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. has been cancelled. ### Release Contact: Derek Bowens Elections Supervisor (910) 798-7224


Smith achieves Executive Emergency Manager certification

Posted April 1, 2015 at 1:21 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Teresa Smith was recently recognized by North Carolina Emergency Management and joins an elite group of emergency professionals. Smith was recently approved by the North … Read More »


Board of Elections to meet Tuesday, March 31

Posted March 26, 2015 at 7:54 am     Category: ElectionsNews ReleasePublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Board of Elections  will meet on Tuesday, March 31st, at 10:00 a.m. to discuss personnel matters and other elections related issues as … Read More »


Beautification Event at Ogden Park kicks off Spring!

Posted March 24, 2015 at 12:52 pm     Category: News ReleaseParks and Gardens

NEW HANOVER COUNTY – Calling all Volunteers! Come out to Ogden Park Saturday, March 28th from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. for the Parks Conservancy of New Hanover County’s second … Read More »


Museum to Break Ground for Outdoor Park

Posted March 23, 2015 at 9:01 am     Category: Cape Fear MuseumNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Cape Fear Museum will break ground for its Outdoor Learning Environment on Tuesday, March 31, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. The ceremony, which is free and … Read More »


New Hanover County Social Services Director Retires

Posted March 20, 2015 at 4:06 pm     Category: Human ResourcesNews ReleaseSocial Services

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – This afternoon New Hanover County Social Services Director LaVaughn Nesmith submitted his notice to retire effective Wednesday, April 1, 2015. His administrative leave pay will … Read More »


Local students participate in environmental science competition

Posted March 18, 2015 at 2:08 pm     Category: News ReleaseSoil and Water Conservation

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The “Recycled Trash Talkers”, “The Human Beans”, and the “Eco Raptors” teams from John T. Hoggard High School in Wilmington, NC participated in the March … Read More »


New Hanover County 4-H Presentation Competition

Posted March 18, 2015 at 8:26 am     Category: Arboretum & NCSU Extension ServiceNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Public speaking trumps even the fear of death for many of us, but learning to speak effectively in front of groups large and small is … Read More »


Food Truck Frolic Skates Into Ogden Park to Raise Funds for the New Skate Park!

Posted March 16, 2015 at 3:50 pm     Category: News ReleaseParks and Gardens

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Join us for a Food Truck Frolic in the Park, Sunday, March 22! Local foodies will get a chance to join the food truck craze that … Read More »


Joint City and County Public Meeting on March 11

Posted March 10, 2015 at 12:18 pm     Category: News ReleasePlanning and Land Use

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – At a public meeting on March 11, staff from the City of Wilmington and New Hanover County will unveil a set of maps showing how the … Read More »


New Hanover County seeking applicants for boards and committees

Posted March 5, 2015 at 12:37 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 »


Discovering Airlie; the volunteer experience at Airlie Gardens

Posted March 2, 2015 at 11:28 am     Category: News ReleaseParks and Gardens

New Hanover County, NC – Calling all Volunteers!  Come enjoy a two-day experience and “blossom” with knowledge of the History, Horticulture, and Ecology that is Airlie Gardens.  This volunteer orientation … Read More »


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