News

News Archive »

Museum Board Announces New Members and Officers

Posted July 10, 2018 at 2:00 pm     Category: Cape Fear Museum

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, N.C. – At its annual meeting in June, Cape Fear Museum Associates, Inc. honored retiring board members and elected officers and six new board members. Samantha Dooies, … Read More »


CANCELED: Public Notice – Meeting for Non-County Agency Funding Committee

Posted July 9, 2018 at 2:30 pm     Category: FinanceNews ReleasePublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Notice is hereby given that the New Hanover County Non-County Agency Funding Committee meeting scheduled on Thursday, July 19, 2018 has been cancelled due to scheduling conflicts. … Read More »


2018 Airlie Gardens Summer Exhibit “Gnome Invasion” Opens July 7

Posted July 5, 2018 at 9:00 am     Category: News ReleaseParks and Gardens

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Go Big or Go Gnome! For its sixth summer exhibit, New Hanover County’s Airlie Gardens is thinking out of the box with Gnome Invasion, which … Read More »


Museum Hosts After Dark Event in July

Posted July 5, 2018 at 2:30 am     Category: Cape Fear Museum

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, N.C. – Cape Fear Museum of History and Science presents Museum After Dark, a memorable summer museum experience engaging visitors to share and connect over a common … Read More »


New Hanover County seeking applicants for boards and committees

Posted July 3, 2018 at 3:20 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 Fire Rescue to dedicate new fire engine

Posted July 3, 2018 at 11:22 am     Category: Fire RescueNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Fire Rescue will dedicate its newest fire engine on Tuesday, July 10 at 9 a.m. at the Myrtle Grove Fire Station, located at … Read More »


Food Waste Composting Program opens to public

Posted July 2, 2018 at 12:33 pm     Category: Environmental ManagementNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County’s Food Waste Composting Program is now fully operational and open to the public, after over a year of pilot testing the composting … Read More »


Board of Elections Cancellation Notice

Posted June 29, 2018 at 4:00 am     Category: Elections

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Board of Elections regular meeting scheduled for July 10, 2018 at 3:00 PM has been cancelled. The Board of Elections will … Read More »


Mosquito season is here, so let’s “Fight the Bite” together

Posted June 25, 2018 at 3:04 pm     Category: Environmental HealthNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Mosquito season runs from May through November in New Hanover County and this week, June 24-30, is the American Mosquito Control Association’s (AMCA) “National Mosquito Control … Read More »


Museum to Honor the History and Legacy of Williston School

Posted June 22, 2018 at 11:00 am     Category: Cape Fear Museum

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, N.C. – On Sunday, July 1, 2018 at 3 p.m., join Cape Fear Museum and the Williston Alumni Association for a special event and discussion to honor … Read More »


Museum Welcomes New Staff

Posted June 20, 2018 at 2:15 pm     Category: Cape Fear Museum

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Cape Fear Museum of History and Science is pleased to welcome Barbi Baker as its marketing specialist. Baker earned her bachelor’s degree in psychology from … Read More »


New Hanover County’s 2018-19 Budget Invests in Residents

Posted June 14, 2018 at 2:46 pm     Category: County CommissionersCounty ManagerFinanceNews ReleaseStrategy

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Board of Commissioners has adopted a $332.9 million balanced budget for Fiscal Year (FY) 2018-2019 that includes a 1.5 cent cut … Read More »


Public Notice: June 14 Agenda Review Canceled

Posted June 14, 2018 at 1:19 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, June 14, 2018 at 4 p.m. … Read More »


New Hanover County Appoints New Property Management Director

Posted June 5, 2018 at 12:15 pm     Category: Facilities ManagementNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Manager Chris Coudriet announced today that Sara Warmuth has been selected as the county’s new property management director. She will begin her role … Read More »


New Hanover County’s FY18-19 Budget Approved

Posted June 4, 2018 at 5:25 pm     Category: County CommissionersCounty ManagerNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Following public hearings, New Hanover County Commissioners approved the Fiscal Year 2018-19 Budget at today’s meeting, including a property tax cut for the second year … Read More »


Communications and Outreach: 230 Government Center Drive, Suite 195 • Wilmington, NC 28403 • Phone 910-798-7461 • Fax 910-798-7277
Skip to content