New Hanover County Commission

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7:23 am
Wed December 19, 2012

Woody White, Part I: The Berger Problem

Woody White, Chairman, New Hanover County Commission
New Hanover County

When New Hanover County Board Chairman Woody White took office December 3rd, he had a slew of issues he planned to address as a new community leader. 

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Local
4:02 pm
Tue December 18, 2012

Berger's DWI arrest renews hopes for his resignation

New Hanover County Commissioner Brian Berger
NHCo. Sheriff's Office

Embattled New Hanover County Commissioner Brian Berger is facing yet another legal issue after his arrest early this morning on a DWI charge.   

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Local
9:18 am
Mon December 17, 2012

NHCo. commission swears in newest member

This morning, the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners will swear in its newest member. Republican Thomas Wolfe will fill the vacancy left by former commissioner Rick Catlin.
Wolfe’s appointment came as a surprise to Dr. Derrick Hickey, who was nominated by the New Hanover County Republican Party.

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Local
12:22 pm
Thu April 12, 2012

NHCo. Commission Candidates Attend Debate Forum

Republican and Democratic candidates running for New Hanover County Commissioner gathered at UNCW’s McNeil Hall last night for a candidates’ forum hosted by the League of Women Voters and WECT.  

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Local
3:25 pm
Fri March 30, 2012

NHCo. to Vote Again on Family Planning Grant

New Hanover County

On Monday the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners will once again vote on an almost $9,000 state family planning grant it unanimously rejected last month. 

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Local
2:54 pm
Fri March 30, 2012

NHCo. Commissioners Appoint New County Manager

New Hanover County Assistant Manager Chris Coudriet will become County Manager on June 30.
New Hanover County

The New Hanover County Board of Commissioners announced a new county manager to succeed Bruce Shell, who retires at the end of June after 25 years.  

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Local
11:56 am
Fri March 16, 2012

250 Protesters Gather After NHCo. Commission Balks

About 250 people showed up at River Front Park in downtown Wilmington yesterday for a protest. They took issue with the New Hanover County Commission’s unanimous rejection of an almost $9,000 family planning grant from the state earlier this week. 

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