New Hanover County Commission
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12 file to replace Berger, Wolfe on New Hanover Co. Commission
Submitted by Kevin Wuzzardo on Fri, 02/28/2014 - 1:00pm.

videoThere will be at least two new members of the New Hanover County Commission this fall, and there are plenty of people interested in the jobs. Earlier this year Commissioner Tom Wolfe, a Republican, said he would not run to keep his seat. Libertarian Brian Berger, the other incumbent whose term is up, did not file for reelection.

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New Hanover Co. School Board budget committee seeks millions from county
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Thu, 02/20/2014 - 11:36pm.

video Earlier this month Governor Pat McCrory said he wanted to increase pay for young teacher, and now the New Hanover County School Board could ask for millions in funding to make that possible.

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County approves plan for Buck Hardee Field improvements
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 02/17/2014 - 2:38pm.

Without a word of discussion, Wilmington's Buck Hardee Field got one step closer to getting a makeover this morning during the New Hanover County Commission meeting.

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Storm clean up continues in New Hanover County
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Fri, 02/14/2014 - 6:06pm.

As we enjoyed gorgeous weather Friday, it is hard to believe we were battling ice just a couple of days ago. But thousands of people are still off the grid for the third day.

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Berger pleads guilty to DWI, drug charge
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Mon, 02/03/2014 - 4:48pm.

videoBrian Berger will not spend any time in jail for his DWI charges. The New Hanover County Commissioner was back in court this morning closing the case on two arrests in the last 14 months.

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Three Republicans already in race for New Hanover Co. Commission
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 02/03/2014 - 12:37pm.

videoFiling to run for office this year is still a week away, but three Republicans have already begun their campaigns for New Hanover County Commission. John Dismukes, Chuck Kays and Skip Watkins all have plans to run for two open commission seats.

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Former Wilmington Council candidate Watkins running for County Commission
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 01/28/2014 - 10:19pm.

Skip Watkins announced he would seek the office of County Commissioner for New Hanover County. Watkins fell just 470 votes short of being elected to the Wilmington City Council in 2013, his first bid for public office.

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Wolfe won't seek reelection to New Hanover Co. Commission
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 01/24/2014 - 4:56pm.

videoNew Hanover County Commissioner Tom Wolfe says he will not seek election to a full four-year term this fall. Wolfe was appointed last year to fill the unexpired term of Rick Catlin after Catlin won a seat in the NC House of Representatives.

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Judge issues warrant for Berger's arrest; commissioner says he didn't know he had court
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 01/23/2014 - 3:59pm.

videoA judge has issued a warrant for Brian Berger's arrest after the New Hanover County Commissioner failed to show up for a court appearance. But Berger tells WWAY he did not know he was supposed to be in court.

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