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Budget Director announces retirement

Posted June 30, 2015 at 3:35 pm     Category: News ReleaseStrategy

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Budget Director, Cam Griffin, has announced her plan to retire in the coming months. “It has been my honor and privilege to work … Read More »


Tickets on sale now for Family Fun Night at Airlie Gardens

Posted June 25, 2015 at 9:03 am     Category: News ReleaseParks and Gardens

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Gather up your family and friends and head over to Airlie Gardens on Saturday, July 25th from 5-8pm for a magical evening of food, fun … Read More »


Hot Weather and Vehicles can be a Deadly Combination for Kids

Posted June 24, 2015 at 3:59 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

Heatstroke deaths are preventable with a few important tips NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC — In light of recent heat stroke related deaths, Safe Kids Cape Fear is working to increase … Read More »


Register of Deeds and Veteran Services initiating Veterans Discount Program

Posted June 22, 2015 at 3:38 pm     Category: News ReleaseRegister of DeedsVeteran Services

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – One of the responsibilities of the Register of Deeds office is to record approximately 31,000 Veterans’ DD 214 (discharge papers) in New Hanover County. The … Read More »


Community Health & Safety Expo coming to the Schwartz Center June 27

Posted June 22, 2015 at 2:37 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementEnvironmental ManagementFinanceFire RescueNews ReleasePublic HealthSheriff

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County’s largest community health and safety event of the year will be held from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. on Saturday, June 27, 2015 … Read More »


Revised New Hanover County Digital Flood Maps Available for Review

Posted June 22, 2015 at 8:10 am     Category: Emergency ManagementNews ReleasePlanning and Land Use

RALEIGH, NC – Residents and business leaders in New Hanover County communities will have two opportunities in the next month to review and discuss the latest flood hazard and flood risk … Read More »


Study Shows Number One Killer of Teens is Motor Vehicle Crashes

Posted June 12, 2015 at 11:42 am     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

In half of fatalities, teens were not wearing seat belts; new study explores why NEW HANOVER, BRUNSWICK, AND PENDER COUNTY, NC – More teens die in motor vehicle crashes than from … Read More »


Senior Resource Center closing Friday, June 12 at 2:30pm

Posted June 11, 2015 at 1:16 pm     Category: News ReleaseSenior Resource Center

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Senior Resource Center, 2222 South College Road, will close for all activities beginning at 2:30 pm, Friday June 12. The closing is … Read More »


Statement from NHC Register of Deeds Tammy Beasley regarding today’s NC House override of the Governor’s veto of SB2

Posted June 11, 2015 at 12:25 pm     Category: News ReleaseRegister of Deeds

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The following statement is from New Hanover County Register of Deeds, Tammy Beasley regarding today’s NC House override of the Governor’s veto of SB2: “It’s a … Read More »


New Research Reveals Parents Unaware of Hazards in the Home

Posted June 10, 2015 at 3:29 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

Safe Kids Worldwide Study Shows Families Can Do More to Protect their Children NEW HANOVER, BRUNSWICK, AND PENDER COUNTY, NC – Every day, six children die from an injury in … Read More »


Second Annual Kids Music Fest

Posted June 10, 2015 at 10:06 am     Category: LibraryNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Public Library announces its Second Annual Kids Music Festival! The fun family event is scheduled for Saturday, June 20, from 9:00 AM to … Read More »


Copper Creatures invade Airlie as the Guardians of the Garden with the installation of artist Dumay Gorham, III’s first solo exhibit in 7 years

Posted June 9, 2015 at 4:11 pm     Category: News ReleaseParks and Gardens

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Visit Airlie and experience creatures both real and imagined come alive as Airlie Gardens welcomes Guardians of the Garden, an exhibit of copper sculptures by … Read More »


New Hanover County seeking applicants for boards and committees

Posted June 9, 2015 at 3:09 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 »


Announcing the 2015 New Hanover County Health Survey!

Posted June 5, 2015 at 9:29 am     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County health leaders are asking local residents to improve the health of our community by participating in the 2015 New Hanover County Health … Read More »


New Hanover County to hold hurricane exercise Wednesday

Posted June 3, 2015 at 6:34 am     Category: Emergency ManagementNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County government will mark the start of the 2015 hurricane season by hosting a countywide preparedness exercise today at the county’s emergency operations center. … Read More »


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