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NC State Extension Employee awarded Jane Steigerwald Community Advocate Award

Posted February 26, 2020 at 2:14 pm     Category: Arboretum & NCSU Extension Service

Contact: Angie Pearsall, Program Asst Email: apearsa@ncsu.edu Office Phone: 910-798-7660 DATE: 2/25/2020 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – NC State Extension Employee Breyana Davis, a certified Health Education … Read More »


“Cape Fear Counts” Census Campaign Underway

Posted February 25, 2020 at 11:02 am     Category: Communications & OutreachCounty CommissionersNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County and the City of Wilmington, along with elected officials, nonprofit leaders, and community advocates, have collaborated on a “Cape Fear Counts” campaign … Read More »


Board of Elections Special Meeting Notice

Posted February 21, 2020 at 8:19 am     Category: Elections

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Board of Elections will be meeting on February 25, 2020 at 5:00 PM in the Board of Elections Conference Room located … Read More »


Tech Giants Reunite at Cape Fear Museum for Experience STEM-ILM 2.0

Posted February 19, 2020 at 9:03 am     Category: Cape Fear Museum

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, N.C. – Cape Fear Museum is inviting the community to Experience STEM-ILM 2.0 presented by nCino, an evening to explore Science, Technology, Engineering and Math on Thursday, … Read More »


Public Notice: Upcoming Meeting Schedule for Non-County Agency Funding Committee

Posted February 17, 2020 at 11:17 am     Category: FinanceNews ReleasePublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Notice is hereby given that New Hanover County’s Non-County Agency Funding Committee will meet at 9 a.m. at the New Hanover County Government Center, 230 … Read More »


Public Health and Social Services operating from one building beginning Monday

Posted February 14, 2020 at 1:52 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic HealthSocial Services

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The county’s Public Health Department will begin operating out of the new Health and Human Services building, located at 1650 Greenfield Street, on Monday, February … Read More »


Board of Elections Special Meeting Notice

Posted February 14, 2020 at 8:06 am     Category: Elections

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Board of Elections will be meeting on February 18, 2020 at 5:00 PM in the Board of Elections Conference Room located … Read More »


Artists Needed for Airlie Gardens’ Squirrels! Art Exhibit, Coming July 2020

Posted February 13, 2020 at 11:31 am     Category: News ReleaseParks and Gardens

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County’s Airlie Gardens is looking for artists, or teams of artists, to decorate, paint, and adorn one of ten oversized fiberglass squirrels for the gardens’ newest … Read More »


Museum Selected to Participate in Smithsonian Affiliates Earth Optimism Teen Conference

Posted February 12, 2020 at 9:19 am     Category: Cape Fear Museum

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, N.C. – Cape Fear Museum of History and Science will host an Earth Optimism Teen Conference on Saturday, March 14, 2020 from 12:30 to 4:30 p.m., in … Read More »


New Hanover County seeking applicants for boards and committees

Posted February 7, 2020 at 12:29 pm     Category: Other

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 to … Read More »


Board of Elections Special Meeting Notice

Posted February 7, 2020 at 10:28 am     Category: Elections

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Board of Elections will be meeting on February 11, 2020 at 5:00 PM in the Board of Elections Conference Room located … Read More »


New Hanover County 4-H Volunteer named North Carolina’s 4-H Volunteer of the Year

Posted February 6, 2020 at 2:32 pm     Category: Arboretum & NCSU Extension Service

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County 4-H volunteer Tina Sharpe was awarded North Carolina’s 4-H Volunteer of the Year Award in recognition of her involvement with 4-H for … Read More »


Board of Commissioners Statement Regarding School System

Posted February 3, 2020 at 5:02 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews Release

Below is a statement from New Hanover County Board of Commissioners Chair Julia Olson-Boseman on behalf of the Board of Commissioners: “In light of the most recent allegations against a … Read More »


Get free tax preparation and filing through the Senior Resource Center’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program

Posted January 31, 2020 at 10:03 am     Category: News ReleaseSenior Resource Center

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover Residents can receive free tax preparation and filing by a trained and IRS-certified volunteer through the New Hanover County Senior Resource Center. The … Read More »


Trash, recycle or compost? NHC Arboretum working towards being a low-waste campus, plans ‘What Goes Where’ Seminar on February 8

Posted January 28, 2020 at 12:13 pm     Category: Arboretum & NCSU Extension Service

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Arboretum and the Coastal Composting Council will provide residents information, tools and resources to confidently separate recycling, compost and trash and … Read More »


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