New Hanover County Sheriff receives award

WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — New Hanover County Sheriff Ed McMahon is being honored by the Department of Defense.

Tuesday, the New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office is holding a ceremony to present Sheriff McMahon with the Patriot Award.

According to the Sheriff’s office, the Patriot Award reflects efforts made to support military personnel through a wide-range of measures, including flexible schedules, time off before and after deployment, caring for families, and granting leaves of absence if needed.

The ceremony is being held at the New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office in the Sheriff’s Conference room at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 24.



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