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Posted on: April 13, 2023

Onslow County Emergency Services to Host Multi-Day Mass Casualty Exercise

Mass Casualty Training

Onslow County Emergency Services is holding a mass casualty exercise in partnership with Naval Medical Center Camp Lejeune and Onslow Memorial Hospital. The first phase of the exercise takes place on Tuesday, April 18, 2023 at the Onslow County Fairground...

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Posted on: March 15, 2023

Foster Parents Needed to Keep Children in Onslow County

Foster Parents Needed

There are currently more than 125 children in foster care in Onslow County and 48 of those youth are placed outside of our community. Some reasons for this include adolescents and teens being in need of a higher level of care such as a therapeutic placeme...

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2023 Redesign
Posted on: February 1, 2023

June Episode of Onslow County Today Now Streaming

Onslow County Today

On this episode of Onslow County Today host Lisa Whitman-Grice speaks with Sheriff Chris Thomas about the youth citizens academy. Marie Bowman talks about the great things available at the Onslow County Farmers' Market. Emily Baker invites you to...

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2023 Redesign
Posted on: March 30, 2023

Pistol Purchase Permits No Longer Issued by Onslow County Sheriff's Office

Onslow County Justice Complex


29 MARCH 2023 

From: Sheriff Christopher Thomas, Onslow County Sheriff's Office 

Effective immediately, pistol purchase permits will no longer be issued by any sheriff in North Carolina. The Onslow County She...

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2023 Redesign
Posted on: January 30, 2023

Onslow Horizon 2040 Comprehensive Plan

Horizon 2040

Horizon 2040 is a Comprehensive Land Use & Coastal Area Management Plan to take inventory of the existing demographics, housing, development, & environmental conditions in order to understand the County's foundation as it moves into the next 20 years.

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Posted on: March 16, 2023

Statement on the Passing of Former Commissioner W. Randolph Thomas

Statement on the Passing of Randolph Thomas

W. Randolph Thomas, who served on the Onslow County Board of Commissioners beginning in 1972, passed away on March 15, 2023 at the age of 91. Thomas was a developer and entrepreneur who in his later years gave back to Onslow County by being an advocate fo...

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