New Hanover County Fire Rescue
Lightning sparks fire in New Hanover County home
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 09/02/2013 - 3:35pm.

videoWhile most of you may have enjoyed a sunny day on this Labor Day, a stray thunderstorm left one new hanover county home on fire.

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Firefighters fill their boots for a good cause
Submitted by Christina Anthony on Sat, 08/31/2013 - 1:49pm.

videoNew Hanover County Fire Rescue filled their boots at several locations beginning Friday in an effort to raise money for the Muscular Dystrophy Association.

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Firefighters kick off 'Fill the Boot' campaign to fight MDA
Submitted by Ashley Jacobs on Fri, 08/30/2013 - 10:44am.

videoFirefighters are kicking off their boots this weekend, but they're still working hard. From 8 a.m. till 8 p.m now through Sunday, they are asking you to fill their boots with donations.

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10-year-old boy honored for saving 5-year-old sister
Submitted by Brandon Taylor on Mon, 07/08/2013 - 4:26pm.

video New Hanover County Fire Rescue honored a 10-year-old hometown hero today. Carson Lewis and his five-year-old sister Hailee were swimming in a neighbor's pool last month when he noticed she had slipped out of her tube and had floated to the bottom of the pool.

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New Hanover Co. wants to explore merging fire service with City of Wilmington
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 06/05/2013 - 3:15pm.

New Hanover County asked the City of Wilmington to jointly participate in a study as the next step in looking at options for the city and county governing boards to consider in providing fire service to the community.

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FIRST ON 3: Firefighter OK after being hit by car
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 04/09/2013 - 9:53am.

video A New Hanover County firefighter was injured while responding to a fire this morning, according to New Hanover County Dispatch.

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Two dogs die in house fire
Submitted by IE on Mon, 03/18/2013 - 3:07pm.

videoTwo dogs died in a house fire on Noland Drive in New Hanover County around 2 p.m. Investigators say the owner of the home said she was sleeping when a fire started in the kitchen ad quickly spread to the attic.

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Firehouse donates to fire department
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 02/20/2013 - 4:54pm.

videoNew Hanover County Fire Rescue will be able to save lives a little faster thanks to a sandwich shop. The Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation donated more than $15,000 worth of equipment to the fire department today.

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New Hanover Co. resolves fire station bed bug problem
Submitted by Cacky Catlett on Wed, 02/13/2013 - 4:46pm.

videoA creepy crawly problem has been resolved at several New Hanover County fire stations. We reported last month fire stations were had been battling bed bugs for more than a year.

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Lightning strike starts fire at home in northern New Hanover
Submitted by on Wed, 12/26/2012 - 3:55pm.

video A house fire that started after a lightning strike early this morning caused “very extensive” damage to a home in northern New Hanover County, according to fire officials.

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