New Hanover County Commissioner Profiles http://whqr.org en NHC County Commission Candidate Profile: Derrick Hickey http://whqr.org/post/nhc-county-commission-candidate-profile-derrick-hickey <p>Dr. Derrick Hickey says when he moved to Wilmington 10 years ago, New Hanover County&rsquo;s economy was booming.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 02 May 2012 10:00:00 +0000 Sara Wood 15672 at http://whqr.org NHC County Commission Candidate Profile: Derrick Hickey NHC Commissioner Candidate Profile: Beth Dawson http://whqr.org/post/nhc-commissioner-candidate-profile-beth-dawson <p>Beth Dawson is an 11<sup>th</sup>-generation North Carolinian who grew up in High Point, married a local boy, and moved here more than 26 years ago.&nbsp; Tue, 01 May 2012 09:00:00 +0000 Rachel Lewis Hilburn 15610 at http://whqr.org NHC Commissioner Candidate Profile: Beth Dawson NHC County Commission Candidate Profile: Buck O'Shields http://whqr.org/post/nhc-county-commission-candidate-profile-buck-oshields <p>New Hanover County native Buck O&rsquo;Shields is not a new name to the race for county commission.&nbsp;</p><p> Fri, 27 Apr 2012 20:02:41 +0000 Sara Wood 15488 at http://whqr.org NHC County Commission Candidate Profile: Buck O'Shields NHC Commissioner Candidate Profile: Woody White http://whqr.org/post/nhc-commissioner-candidate-profile-woody-white <p>Republican Candidate Woody White is a local attorney who says he&rsquo;s running for a seat on the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners because of what he calls a crisis in leadership. Fri, 27 Apr 2012 12:57:40 +0000 Rachel Lewis Hilburn 15465 at http://whqr.org NHC Commissioner Candidate Profile: Woody White NHC Commissioner Candidate Profile: Stephen Vosnock http://whqr.org/post/nhc-commissioner-candidate-profile-stephen-vosnock <p>As a lifelong resident of New Hanover County, Stephen Vosnock says he pays attention to county issues and is hoping to take that involvement to the government level. Fri, 27 Apr 2012 09:00:00 +0000 Jessica Ferrer 15416 at http://whqr.org NHC Commissioner Candidate Profile: Stephen Vosnock NHC Commissioner Candidate Profile: Rob Zapple http://whqr.org/post/nhc-commissioner-candidate-profile-rob-zapple <p>Rob Zapple is one of four Democratic candidates running for a seat on the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners.&nbsp; Thu, 26 Apr 2012 09:00:00 +0000 Rachel Lewis Hilburn 15369 at http://whqr.org NHC Commissioner Candidate Profile: Rob Zapple NHC Commissioner Candidate Profile: Robert Murray http://whqr.org/post/nhc-commissioner-candidate-profile-robert-murray <p>As a fourth generation New Hanover County native, Democrat Robert Murray served 20 years in the army and returned to Porters Neck where he continues to run his family&rsquo;s farm and volunteer with the fire department. Wed, 25 Apr 2012 09:00:00 +0000 Sara Wood 15296 at http://whqr.org NHC Commissioner Candidate Profile: Robert Murray NHC Commissioner Candidate Profile: Frank Meares http://whqr.org/post/nhc-commissioner-candidate-profile-frank-meares <p>Republican Frank Christopher Meares is throwing his hat into the race for New Hanover County Commissioner after an unsuccessful bid for a Wilmington City Council seat last year. Tue, 24 Apr 2012 12:46:17 +0000 Sara Wood 15265 at http://whqr.org NHC Commissioner Candidate Profile: Frank Meares NHC Commissioner Candidate Profile: Jonathan Barfield http://whqr.org/post/nhc-commissioner-candidate-profile-jonathan-barfield <p>The Vice Chairman of the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners describes himself as a local boy and a second-generation county commissioner -- after his father.&nbsp; Tue, 24 Apr 2012 09:00:00 +0000 Rachel Lewis Hilburn 15226 at http://whqr.org NHC Commissioner Candidate Profile: Jonathan Barfield NHC Commissioner Candidate Profile: Jason Thompson http://whqr.org/post/nhc-commissioner-candidate-profile-jason-thompson <p>Jason Thompson is one of two incumbents running for a seat on the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners.&nbsp; The Republican candidate completes his first four-year term this year.&nbsp; And as he told WHQR&rsquo;s Rachel Lewis Hilburn, he believes in term limits &ndash; which means he&rsquo;s running for what would be his second and final term.&nbsp; &nbsp; Mon, 23 Apr 2012 09:00:00 +0000 Rachel Lewis Hilburn 15106 at http://whqr.org NHC Commissioner Candidate Profile: Jason Thompson