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3 hrs ago | WECT-TV Wilmington
Lawmakers in Raleigh gave final approval to a proposal to help pay for tourism projects in New Hanover County Friday.
5 hrs ago | Island Gazette Newspaper Online
Wave Transit is asking the Town of Carolina Beach to contribute $8,500.00 a year to Route 301 which serves the Carolina Beach area connecting to routes throughout Wilmington, New Hanover County and surrounding areas.
Buoyant and light, the drifters seem pretty ordinary as they bob up and down along the shore, but equipped with GPS to track movements and designed to float like a person, the simple technology will help researchers understand deadly rip currents and inform the public of the safest way to enjoy the beach.
A new, privatized search and rescue team with an emphasis on finding lost children, adults, and evidence is the first of its kind in New Hanover County.
The Black Arts Alliance and the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People New Hanover County chapter are teaming up once again for the conclusion of the Moral Mondays Film Series with the film "Inequality For All."
The modification request was made by L.P. Britton Jr. Britton hired a professional tree-removal company to clear trees from a 5-acre lot he intended to develop on Chesterfield Drive in January 2014 without first securing a permit.
"All of a sudden I feel some heat on the back of my leg and it felt like my leg was on fire," said Swencki.
Information was released July 22 by New Hanover County Sheriff Ed McMahon from the internal affairs investigation conducted by his department following the July 12 death of former Brunswick County Sherriff Ron Hewett in the county's detention facility.
We noted a few weeks back that Arcadia Publishing of Charleston, S.C., has released "Maritime Wilmington," a portrait of the Port City's port, waterfront and many of the vessels who called or homeported here.
At least two vehicles were hit by a truck that crashed into the Seaport Auto Sales parking lot near the intersection of College Road and Park Avenue in Wilmington Wednesday.
New Hanover County and Cape Fear Public Utility Authority are installing new sewer and water lines in the Heritage Park Area.
Hagood has served as an assistant county manager on a part-time basis for the county since July 1, 2012, after former Assistant County Manager Tim Burgess left June 29, 2012, for a job in New Hanover County government.
The New Hanover County Sheriff's office has wrapped up its internal investigation into the death of former Brunswick County Sheriff Ronald Hewett.
New Hanover County Clerk to the Board Sheila Schult announced her resignation Monday, and according to her contract, will be owed six months of salary.
Following a group of life-long friends who assemble for a wedding, the film chronicles the moments immediately after the biblical prophecy comes to pass, as people begin to disappear and chaos spreads.
Updated: Fri Jul 25, 2014 09:41 pm
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