One Stop Early Voting In Vance County

Three one stop early voting sites are open now through Saturday November 1st. Each site has the same hours of operation.

1. The Board of Elections Site at The Henry Dennis Building Downtown.
2. The Henderson Operations Center Site on Beckford Drive. 
3.  Aycock Recreation Complex Multipurpose Room. (new site this year)

Hours of operation are:

Saturday, October 25th — 8:00 am until 7:00 pm
Sunday, October 26th — 1:00 pm until 5:00 pm
Monday – Friday, October 27 – 31st — 8:00 am until 7:00 pm
Saturday, November 1st — 8:00 am until 1:00 pm

News Release: Henderson Police Department

Legal Notice


The Henderson Police Department gives notice these certain items of unclaimed property have been in possession of the police department for over 180 days. These items were found, confiscated, or seized during lawful investigations and include various types of property. Some matters concern property in which the case has been disposed of in the judicial system and the property is no longer considered evidence in this matter. Persons who may be entitled thereof are required by law to make such claim within 30 days of this notice. Owners may contact the Henderson Police Department  by phone at 252-438-4141 or in person at 200 Breckenridge Street Henderson, NC 27536. A description of the property along with serial numbers or reasonable proof of ownership will need to be provided in order to claim property. After thirty (30) days the property will be administratively forfeited and disposed of according to law.


Reference: N.C.G.S. 15-12 thru 15-16
First Notice: October 24, 2014
Last Notice to Claim: November 26, 2014

Area Hearing Center

Area Hearing Center is located at 857 South Beckford Drive, Suite H, in Henderson NC. Stop by the Open House on Tuesday, November 11th with a seminar and demonstration at 11:00 AM and lunch at 12:00 Noon. Space is limited, call 252-430-7744 to reserve your seat.

Click on the image below to enlarge and print to receive your $500 discount certificate. Certificate expires January 31, 2015.

$500.00 Discount Area Hearing Center





WIZS on Facebook

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Ruin Creek Animal Protection Society

The Ruin Creek Animal Protection Society of Henderson is dedicated to helping the homeless animals at the Vance County Animal Shelter in finding the loving homes they deserve. They are in need of items and donations. There are several shelter dogs and cats that need immediate vetting and there are several animals in boarding awaiting transport to rescue groups. Items that are in need include crates, flea/tick medication, puppy pads for travel and much more. Due to the economy, a record number of animals are being surrendered to the shelter.

***If there is any way you can donate, even a small amount, it would be greatly appreciated. Please donate to:

Ruin Creek Animal Protection Society of Henderson
301 Pine Trail
Henderson, NC 27537

Vance County Animal Shelter

The shelter is full of dogs, cats and kittens in urgent need of adoption. Please call or visit the shelter if you are interested in fostering or adopting.

The Vance County Animal Shelter is in need bleach in order to disinfect and keep a disease free environment. If you are interested in donating the shelter is open Mondays 12:30-4:30, Tues-Thurs 10am-2pm and Saturdays 8am-12 noon.

The Animal Shelter is located at 165 Vance Academy Rd in Henderson. Phone number is 252-492-3136.

Free Movie Friday

All you have to do is tune into WIZS 1450AM every Friday from 8am until 11am for your chance to win 2 free tickets to Marketplace Cinema. Be the correct caller, stop by the station at 535 Radio Lane in Henderson to pick up your tickets and you can see any movie on any night you wish! Stay tuned you’ll have another chance to win this Friday!

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