New Hanover County Fire Services
Fire department merger on the horizon?
Submitted by Chris Brown on Wed, 10/29/2014 - 8:53pm.

videoShould Wilmington and New Hanover County merge their fire departments? That was the question a new report hoped to answer. It is a report weighing the pros and cons of a possible merger between the two departments.

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Fallen New Hanover firefighter to be honored at national memorial Sunday
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 10/10/2014 - 12:50pm.

video A New Hanover County firefighter who died last year will be honored at a national event this weekend.

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Study recommends Wilmington, New Hanover fire merger
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 10/06/2014 - 3:33pm.

videoA consultant's study says the advantages of combining fire services in Wilmington and New Hanover County outweigh the disadvantages.

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Commissioners discuss school bond, Scotts Hill helipad
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 08/11/2014 - 10:38pm.

video Some New Hanover County residents sounded off on some big issues. Among the items that were on the New Hanover County Commission's agenda, public hearings on a proposed $160 million bond for schools and a plan to build a medical helicopter landing pad near the Pender County line.

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FIRST ON 3: Meridian Village fire ruled accident
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 02/29/2012 - 4:18pm.

Investigators say an apartment building fire last week was an accident. Deputy Fire Marshal Grant Vick says investigators are still trying to figure out exactly how the fire started at Meridian Village Apartments on Northchase Parkway Thursday.

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9/11 5k run honors fallen NYC firefighter
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Sun, 09/11/2011 - 6:39pm.

A 5k walk/run in honor of a New York firefighter who died on 9/11 was held at CFCC after the memorial ceremony. It's called the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Tower Run.

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