Entries by John C. Rose

William Small pleads guilty to the 2014 murder of Gwendolyn Leake

— press release courtesy of District Attorney Mike Waters Louisburg, NC— On Friday, October 06, 2017, Senior Resident Superior Court Judge Robert H. Hobgood presided over a special setting of Vance County Criminal Superior Court. This session of court was held in Franklin County for the sake of convenience. District Attorney Mike Waters and Assistant District Attorney Melissa […]

Tupperware Sale MPH Volunteers

Volunteer Services of Maria Parham Health announces their October sale. Tupperware will be in the John T. Church Classroom Wed. Oct. 11th (7am-4pm) and Thurs. Oct. 12th (7am-2pm). Take products home THAT DAY! Come see what’s on SALE. (MPH is a paying advertising client of WIZS Radio and wizs.com.)

NVHS “EOC Night”

— courtesy Vance County Schools Northern Vance High School is hosting an “EOC Night” on Thursday, October 12, at 6 p.m. in the school’s media center. Students and parents are encouraged to attend. Teachers will meet with parents and students to discuss academic progress. They also will share information on course requirements, the importance of […]

Olivieri Sworn In as ADA

— courtesy of the Office of District Attorney Mike Waters Louisburg, NC – Local Louisburg Attorney Joseph Olivieri was sworn in on October 2, 2017, as an Assistant District Attorney in the Office of District Attorney Mike Waters. Accompanied by his wife Kerry and son Joey, Mr. Olivieri was sworn in by Senior Resident Superior Court […]

@VanceCountySchools Bus Driver Training

— courtesy Vance County Schools Vance County Schools will host school bus driver training sessions Monday, November 6 through Wednesday, November 8, at Northern Vance High School in Room I-103. Participants must attend the training on all three days to receive certification. The training sessions will begin at 8 a.m. and end at approximately 3 […]

Book Sale

— courtesy of The Henderson-Vance Chamber of Commerce Friends of the Perry Memorial Library are having a book sale Oct 5th – 8th. Thursday, October 5th, 4:30 – 7:00 pm (Friends Members Only) Memberships Available at the Door   Friday, October 6th, 10:00 – 5:30 pm Saturday, October 7th, 10:00 – 2:00 pm Sunday, October […]

@VanceCoSchools State of Schools

— courtesy Vance County Schools All Vance County residents are invited to attend “State of Our Schools” events hosted by the school system on Tuesday, October 24, at Clarke Elementary School, and on Wednesday, October 25, at New Hope Elementary School. Both events will be held from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Superintendent Anthony Jackson will […]

Angels Among Us Bingo Oct 6

The Relay for Life of Vance County “Angels Among Us” team presents Bingo Night this Friday, October 6.  There will be a spaghetti dinner from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. for $8.00.  It includes salad, bread, drink and dessert. Bingo starts at 7 p.m. The location is the Moose Lodge at 554 North Williams Street, […]

Oxford Kiwanis Lobster Sale

The Oxford Kiwanis Club is having a lobster sale.  Pre-order now by calling 919-693-0000.  Final orders due by Oct 17th.  You can pick up your lobster Oct 21st from 4 p.m. until 6 p.m. at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church located at 140 College Street.

Lorrie Morgan Coming to Henderson

— courtesy McGregor Hall Country Music Superstar Lorrie Morgan Celebrates Columbus Day Weekend With First-Ever Concert In Henderson, North Carolina HENDERSON, N.C. (OCTOBER 2, 2017)—Country music superstar Lorrie Morgan lands her tour bus in Henderson, N.C., for the first time ever this Sunday, October 8, 2017, for a live concert at McGregor Hall Performing Arts […]