Entries by John C. Rose

Current Tradio Items

Wednesday April 26 Looking for fire wood, call 252-430-4438 Looking for a large clothes rack, call 252-438-7788 1993 Ford Escort, asking 600.00; call 252-915-6687 Looking for a four wheel drive truck, call 919-939-5993   Tuesday April 25 Looking for a riding mower for a good price and good working condition, call 252-204-4148 White Maytag cook […]

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 […]

Current Public Service Announcements

  First Presbyterian Church of Henderson will hold a fish dinner fundraiser at 220 Seafood Restaurant on Monday April 24th from 4-7 PM. Tickets may be purchased at the door or the drive-through pickup lane. Cost is $7 and includes fried trout, fries, hushpuppies and slaw. Beverage with dine in only. If you would like […]

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 […]

CPOH Fundraiser at 220 April 24

Community Partners of Hope, management entity for the local men’s shelter and Hope House, is having a fundraiser on Monday, April 24th.  It will take place at 220 Seafood at 1812 North Garnett Street. Volunteer coordinator Jane Kings says, “Tickets may be purchased at the door and cost $7.  All plates include fried trout, french […]

Henderson Driver License Office Closing at 1:00 p.m. Today

Officials with NC DMV have alerted WIZS News that the Henderson Driver License Office will close at 1:00 p.m. today.  The reason for the closing is to replace the office carpeting.  The office will reopen Monday at noon. All offices are closed tomorrow and will reopen Monday in observance of the Easter Holiday.  The Henderson […]

2017 Sales Season Begins April 22

Vance County Regional Farmers Market 2017 Sales Season Begins April 22 The Vance County Regional Farmers Market will begin its 2017 sales season Saturday, April 22.  Market Manager Tracy Madigan says, “The Spring Fling Market will be open to the public from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.  It will feature numerous craft vendors, bedding plants […]

Current Help Wanted Items

Currently accepting resumes for Senior HVAC Technician in Raleigh at Blue Hat. Must have 5 years HVAC experience, High School diploma or Equivalent. If you meet these qualifications send your resume to [email protected] CNA looking for care giver work. Call 252-204-9800 Looking for a caregiver position. Have experience and references. Available day or night. Call […]