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Boy, 10, Drowns at Fort Fisher Recreation Area

Posted August 9, 2009 at 12:05 pm     Category: Uncategorized

NEW HANOVER – Just before 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, Deputies were requested to assist EMS, Fire and Ocean Rescue Personnel with a suspected drowning at the Fort Fisher State Recreation … Read More »


John Wayne Boyer Indicted in 2005 Tennessee Murder

Posted August 7, 2009 at 5:45 pm     Category: Uncategorized

NEW HANOVER – In January 2006, John Wayne Boyer confessed to the murder of Scarlett Wood and was convicted of Second Degree Murder. Boyer was ordered to serve a twelve … Read More »


Sheriff’s Office Host “Ladies Day at the Range”

Posted August 7, 2009 at 5:25 pm     Category: Community Service

NEW HANOVER – Sheriff Ed McMahon is pleased to host “Ladies Day at the Range”. This event will provide valuable information to ladies interested in acquiring basic firearms safety and … Read More »


Sheriff McMahon Participates in the Carolina Beach Neighbors Night Out

Posted August 3, 2009 at 5:07 pm     Category: Community ServiceSheriff McMahon

NEW HANOVER – Sheriff Ed McMahon is pleased to participate in the Carolina Beach “Neighbors Night Out” on Tuesday, August 4, 2009. Carolina Beach will celebrate the National Night Out … Read More »


Chief Deputy Smith Receives Top Honors at FBINA Conference

Posted August 3, 2009 at 1:13 pm     Category: NHSO News

NEW HANOVER – As a recent graduate of the Federal Bureau of Investigation National Academy, Chief Deputy Rhonda Smith was invited to attend the 2009 Conference. The conference, held in … Read More »


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