Entries by John C. Rose

Current Tradio Items

Friday May 19 2002 GMC Yukon, runs great, new tires, third row seating, 2wd, 220k miles, asking 4000.00; call 252-438-4762 20″ set of rims and tires, six lug, asking 800.00 OBO, call 252-432-9936 1997 F150 pick up Lariat; 1998 Plymouth Grand Voyager van; Peavey amp and case; Fender amp and case for sale, call 252-257-2893 […]

Current Lost & Found Items

05/15/17 – A gray male neutered cat with a white chest and white around the mouth broke out of his carrier and jumped out of the car just past Plum Nutty and Hwy 39 and ran into the woods. His name is Little Bit and he went missing on Saturday April 29th. If seen please contact […]

Thomas C. Church Jr. Boy Scouts Citizen of Year

— by Susan Rose Thomas C. (Tom) Church Jr. was awarded the 2017 Citizen of the Year Award through the Awahili District, Occoneechee Council, of the Boy Scouts of America Thursday night at the Henderson Country Club.  The award is named after George Rose Watkins Sr.  Dinner was served and three testimonials followed. Rev. Donald […]

Vance Relay for Life To Proceed Friday 3p-12a at SVHS

The Relay for Life of Vance County is scheduled to proceed as planned Friday, according to Jon Charest, a community manager with the American Cancer Society.  He said this was a local decision made by the local committee. Rain will not be an issue.  If there is lightning, that changes things for safety reasons.  WIZS […]

Current Help Wanted Items

Looking for a Caregiver job. 30 years of experience, very dependable. Can work from 11:00 PM to 7:00 AM. Call Lillie at 252-430-0565, please leave a message if no answer. Looking to care for the elderly, weekdays and/or weekends. Call 252-213-7393 Currently accepting resumes for Senior HVAC Technician in Raleigh at Blue Hat. Must have […]

Embrace Henderson Family Spectacular 2017

The 2017 Embrace Henderson Family Spectacular was attended by 745 guests, 21 decisions for Christ and 130 volunteers worked the event this past Saturday.  Another big day for the local Embrace event, which was the 7th annual gathering.

Vance Charter Principal Suspended Until Charges Resolved

The principal of Vance Charter School, Sean Connolly, has been suspended until the charges against him are resolved. Monday night, appearing before the school’s board of directors, Connolly read from a prepared statement, which Vance Charter School has made available to WIZS News. In the statement, Connolly said, “…I believe that I will be exonerated…I […]

West Creek, West Hills, 158 Bypass Community Watch

Thursday night in the Maria Parham Health auditorium, Henderson Fire Chief Steve Cordell spoke at the West Creek, West Hills, 158 By Pass Community Watch meeting. Community watch president Susan Adcock told WIZS News how much the organization appreciated Cordell presenting the program. Adcock said, “Chief Cordell said proper smoke/fire alarms in our homes could save our lives. […]

Park Fees at Kerr Lake

A WIZS TownTalk listener (11 a.m. – 11:55 a.m. M-F) recently submitted a written topic request via wizs.com/towntalk about the fees to enter the parks on Kerr Lake.  On this topic, WIZS can address those fees for parks in North Carolina. As Bryce P. Fleming, park superintendent at the Kerr Lake State Recreation Area explains, “Park fees are set […]