Pender County Board of Health
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Pender Co. Commissioner Brown: 'Health Board is on the right track'
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Wed, 07/06/2011 - 10:05pm.

video The Pender County Health Department seems to be having a tough time getting things together. WWAY sat down with County Commissioner and Health Board member George Brown to discuss the controversy surrounding county employee Shirley Steele and other issues.

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FIRST ON 3: Pender Co. Sheriff investigating leak of personnel file
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 06/21/2011 - 9:24am.

In response to the recent disclosure of confidential personnel information regarding Shirley Steele, the Pender County Sheriff's Department has been asked to investigate the unlawful disclosure and bring appropriate criminal charges against the person or persons responsible.

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ONLY ON 3: Leaked personnel file shows dysfunction inside Pender Co. Health Dept.
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 06/17/2011 - 4:15pm.

video The Pender County Health Department and Board of Health are in the midst of turbulent times. They can't find a permanent health director. Many of the board members have resigned in protest over personality conflicts. Now we're finding out just how dysfunctional the department has been the last 18 months.

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FIRST ON 3: Fmr. interim health dir. applauds Pender Health Board resignations
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 05/12/2011 - 4:11pm.

Wayne Raynor writes in an open letter to Pender County residents that he applauds the recent mass resignation of five members of the board "signaling their opposition to the unappreciative and uncooperative spirit of the county leadership.

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FIRST ON 3: Fifth member quits Pender Health Board; Brown responds to criticism
Submitted by Katie Harden on Tue, 05/10/2011 - 4:36pm.

video It seems the board can't get its act together. One leader says he's taking the blame for the board's issues.

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FIRST ON 3: Four Pender Health Board members quit
Submitted by Cacky Catlett on Mon, 05/09/2011 - 3:41pm.

The chair of the Pender County Board of Health has resigned along with three members.

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ONLY ON 3: Pender Board of Health may soon name new health director
Submitted by Ramon Herrera on Mon, 04/11/2011 - 10:49pm.

videoFor the past seven months the Pender County Board of Health has been on the hunt for a permanent health director. The position has been in control of an interim health director after the former director, Jack Griffith, retired in September after some questioned his actions.

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Pender commissioners make Health Board change
Submitted by Joe Mauceri on Wed, 09/08/2010 - 3:28pm.

Pender County is looking for a new health department head, but the search to replace an outgoing Board of Health member was much shorter.

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FIRST ON 3: Pender County Health Director calls out County Commissioners in open letter
Submitted by Scott Pickey on Fri, 08/20/2010 - 9:23am.

video I’m in receipt of E-Mails sent out by David Williams and George Brown that attack the BOH and me. The emails are direct attacks on the BOH, personally and professionally, and suggest that somehow the health director is “running Pender County.”

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Review pinpoints Pender Co. Board of Health problems, members fight over results
Submitted by Joe Mauceri on Tue, 06/15/2010 - 1:26pm.

video A health department divided. That's how an independent review described the Pender County Health Department. Monday night the Pender County Board of Health held a special meeting to discuss the report sparked by employee allegations.

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