New Hanover County Commission
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Recount could decide if Zapple or Hickey join Watkins on New Hanover Commission
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Tue, 11/04/2014 - 11:51pm.

Republican Skip Watkins and Democrat Rob Zapple will join Woody White, Beth Dawson and Jonathan Barfield on the New Hanover County Commission, if the vote totals hold.

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New Cape Fear Museum director starts tomorrow
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 11/03/2014 - 10:37pm.

videoThe New Hanover County Commission welcomed the Cape Fear Museum's new director in a meeting Monday afternoon.

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New Hanover Co. wages less than state, national averages
Submitted by Chris Brown on Mon, 11/03/2014 - 10:16pm.

videoThe New Hanover County Commission approved the second phase of its comprehensive plan tonight. The second part was about existing conditions in New Hanover County and looking toward our future. The plans second phase is one with an eye on population, the economy, and other things like parks and recreation.

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Beach leaders meet to talk future
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Fri, 10/17/2014 - 11:43am.

video Federal and state funding for beach renourishment and other projects are dwindling. Local leaders are forced to find a way to make up for that money.

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City, county react to fire services consolidation study
Submitted by Sara Hopkins on Tue, 10/07/2014 - 5:13pm.

videoA new study suggests the benefits of combining fire services for Wilmington and New Hanover County outweigh the disadvantages. What does this mean for citizens and what does this mean for jobs in the Cape Fear?

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New Hanover Co. Commission candidates square off in forum
Submitted by Chris Brown on Mon, 10/06/2014 - 10:43pm.

Candidates for New Hanover County Commission aired their views in a forum tonight. The four candidates are competing for two open seats on the commission. The forum was sponsored by WHQR and WWAY.

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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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WWAY, WHQR host New Hanover Co. Commission candidate forum Monday
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 10/03/2014 - 4:45pm.

Monday night WWAY and WHQR are hosting another candidate forum. This time it's for New Hanover County Commission Candidates.

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Brian Berger released from jail
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 09/18/2014 - 1:47pm.

videoNew Hanover County Commissioner Brian Berger is out of jail for the first time in more than three months. According to the New Hanover County Jail, Berger was released to a Jail Diversion program around 1 p.m.

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Judge rules Berger violated probation
Submitted by Hannah Patrick on Tue, 09/09/2014 - 3:30pm.

video Three months since his latest arrest, New Hanover County Commissioner Brian Berger finally learned his fate today.

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