Public Service Announcements


In order to ensure your public service announcement is advertised, WIZS has made a policy change. We will no longer accept hand written submissions. This change will ensure the on-air personalities will be able to read your announcement.

If your organization has an upcoming event, you may now submit your information on the form below, we ask that your submission be email at least 2 weeks prior to the event in order to serve you better. WIZS will be happy to post your event below and announce it on air.

 

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Announcements

In an effort to better serve our listeners, WIZS will start adding your Public Service Announcements to our site.

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The Watkins Volunteer Fire Dept. is having a BBQ Chicken and Pork Fundraiser on Friday, Oct. 3rd starting at 11 am at the fire department located at 1590 Horseshoe Bend Rd. in Henderson. Chicken or BBQ Pork Plate is $8.00, Chicken and BBQ Pork Combo Plate is $12.00 and One Pound of BBQ Pork is $8.00. Plates also come with boiled potatoes, slaw, bread and dessert. Eat in or take out.

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Lake Gaston Lions Club will have a Seafood Festival at the Lions Club on Stanley Rd. in Henrico NC on October 4th from 2 pm until 6 pm. The cost is $40 per person. For more info call Keith at 434-636-5555

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VGCC will hold a Small Business Summit and Expo on Tuesday October 21st from 11:30 am until 4:45 pm in the Civic Center on the Main Campus in Vance County. After the keynote speaker and lunch, summit attendees can choose from among several breakout sessions on topics such as taxes, social media, grants, insurance and marketing. Tickets are $10 which include a box lunch and the opportunity to win numerous door prizes. Business representatives and interested members of the community are invited to attend. For more info call Tanya at 252-738-3240

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Friends of the Library will be holding their Annual Book Sale. They will be accepting books  from 10:00 am until Noon and Fridays from 4:00 pm until 6:00 pm at Vance Square on Raleigh Rd (Dollar Tree Shopping Center).

Starting Mondays beginning Sept. 29th books can be dropped from 1-3 pm and Wednesdays 9 am until noon.

The Book Sale is scheduled for Oct. 23, 24, 25, and 26th. Text books, Encyclopedias, Magazines and books in disrepair will NOT be accepted.

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Relay for Life Fundraiser for Rosa’s Team will take place at 220 Seafood Restaurant on Oct. 27th from 4:00 pm until 7:00 pm. Eat in or take out, plates are $7.00 and include trout, fries, slaw, hushpuppies and drink is included for dine in only. For tickets before the event call 252-213-7076.

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Coming this Fall, the Warren County Extension Center will conduct a “school” for Backyard Farmers! For details go to http://warren.ces.ncsu.edu/2014/08/backyard-farmers-workshop/

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The Freedom Life Church located at 1001 Martin Rd. in Henderson will have a bench press contest on Nov. 15th. Help support the teen minister and send your entry to 2317 N. Garnett St. Henderson NC 27537. For more information call 252-432-4196.

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2014 Christmas Dinner Theatre “The Murphy’s Mountain Holiday” tickets are on sale now. Cost is $25.00 for performance dates: Nov. 29 at 6 pm, Nov. 30 at 6 pm, Dec. 4 at 6:30 pm, Dec. 5 at 6:30 pm and Dec. 6 at 6 pm. Dinner includes Prime rib, baked potato, garden salad, dinner roll, dessert and beverage. The event is held at South Henderson Pentecostal Holiness Church, for your tickets call 252-438-3322

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Peace Corps has rewarding work opportunities around the world in education, health, agriculture, the environment, youth and business. You can make a difference in one of 60 countries worldwide as a Peace Corps Volunteer. Change your life and the lives of others today. Finish the application in one hour and choose where you want to live and work. Make a difference in the Peace Corps by visiting Peace Corps.gov.

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Community Partners of Hope are looking for donations of lamps, ceiling fans, chest of drawers, bed side tables, single bed linens, gently used towels, washcloths and more. Also looking for supply lockers to secure and store clothing and personal belongings for the men of the Hope House. If you have any items to donate please call Charles Turrentine at 252-820-0701 or email dir.coph@gmail.com. Any items can be picked up.

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Join the Walking Club of Vance County. Walking for your health is on-going, flexible and free. Contact Lewis at 252-431-0986 to join today. Or email respectlewis@yahoo.com.

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The all volunteer Vance-Granville Community Band is looking for new members. No auditions required. To join, email Carl Cantaluppi at carl1954@hotmail.com. The band meets to rehearse every Monday evening from 7pm – 9pm in the Civic Center on VGCC’s Main Campus near Henderson.

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The Habitat for Humanity Restore is located in the Hilltop Villiage Shopping Center in the old Rose’s Building on Williamsboro St. in Oxford. Open 10am – 5pm on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays. Bring your tax deductable contributions and check out all the great bargains at the Restore. For more information call 919-693-5694.

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GriefShare seminars and support groups are led by people who understand what you are going through and want to help. The meetings are held at New Sandy Creek Baptist Church Family Life Center at 1699 Weldons Mill Rd. in Henderson from 6pm – 8pm every Monday night. There is a $15 registration fee.

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Learn how to use a computer at Perry Memorial Library with Basic Computer Skills Class every Monday at 6:30pm.

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Family Story Time will be held at the Perry Memorial Library every Monday at 3pm.

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Teens and Tweens Activities and Games will be held every Tuesday at Perry Memorial Library at 6:30pm.

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For pet owners looking for a low cost solution to expensive spay/neuter surgeries, SNAP-NC can help. The vets with SNAP-NC are liscensed, accredited and specialize in spay/neuter surgeries. Cat spay and neuters are $70, dog spay and neuters are $100 under 60lbs or $125 for dogs over 60lbs. All surgeries include pain medication, rabies vaccines, distemper for dogs and distember/parvo vaccines for cats. P.A.L.S. subsidy program for low income residents is also available. For more information or to schedule an appointment call 919-783-7627 or visit www.snap-nc.org.

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The Vance County Animal Shelter is accepting any kind of bedding or cash donations to provide for the animals. You can drop off donations Monday-Thursday from 8am – 4:30pm and Friday and Saturday 8am – 12pm.

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