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County approves contract for historic courthouse repairs

New Hanover County commissioners approved a contract of more than $400,000 for construction to repair the historic courthouse downtown.

New Hanover commissioners want more options for Project Grace

New Hanover County Commissioners want to look at more options for a plan to redevelop county-owned property in downtown Wilmington.

New Hanover Co. leaders vote against proposed sand mine near Castle Hayne

The commission voted 4 to 1 against the rezoning and that also nullified the chance of a permit being approved for the mining operation.

County, city leaders hold meeting to discuss affordable housing

Working together to create more affordable housing. It's an issue that became more urgent after Hurricane Florence, and Thursday a meeting was held to discuss the problem.

Barfield: ‘State of the county is strong,’ in Monday address

A day before the president gives the annual State of the Union address to the nation, New Hanover County residents will get the State of the County update.

County leaders press for film funding as local film foundation begins grant push

Lawmakers have made steps to improve the grants year after year, but local leaders here want to see more.

New Hanover Co. Commissioners sworn in, elect chair & vice-chair

For the first time in decades there is a democrat majority on the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners.

New Hanover County sells surplus cars, computers, more

In the market for a new vehicle or computer? Good news! The New Hanover County Board of Commissioners has declared some stuff surplus and is putting it up for sale.

New Hanover County Commission turns blue for the first time in decades following midterms

In the winner circle, it appears a blue wave was enough to break up the split electorate in favor of Democratic candidates.

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Missing 20-year-old man found dead

The Wilmington Police Department reported a man missing earlier this week, has been found dead.

Lloyd Price, singer and early rock influence, dies at 88

Price was known for such hits as “Lawdy Miss Clawdy” and “Stagger Lee.”

Plans for George Floyd Memorial Center in downtown Raleigh formally unveiled

George Floyd's family wants to associate his name with a path to progress for local young people, through a proposed memorial center in his name.

Rocky Point woman celebrates her 100th birthday

Today, One Pender County woman celebrated a milestone, her 100th birthday.