Onslow County

Local - December 6
12:57 pm
Fri December 6, 2013

Affordable Care Act Info Sessions Sweep Across the Region

Health insurance can be tricky to navigate, what with the difficulty many experience enrolling in care, and North Carolina’s decision not to expand Medicaid in 2014.  And that’s why the Southeast Area Health Education Center, or SEAHEC, and the New Hanover County Health Department are holding free information sessions on the Affordable Care Act—also known as “Obamacare.” WHQR’s Katie O’Reilly reports that until the March 31 deadline to enroll passes, these educators will be hosting these sessions around the region.

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Local
5:04 pm
Fri February 3, 2012

Stand Down Helps Homeless Veterans

A Stand Down refers to a safe place for exhausted combat units to rest and recover away from the battlefield during wartime. Here at home, Stand Downs are also known as community events connecting homeless veterans to services and supplies they don’t have. 

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Local
4:12 pm
Mon January 9, 2012

Biggest Heroin Bust in NHCo. Sheriff's History

New Hanover County Sheriff's Office

 

The New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office announced the largest heroin bust in the agency’s history. 

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