Entries by John C. Rose

Current Public Service Announcements

Send your Public Service Announcements to WIZS online.  Just click here or visit wizs.com/psas.   West End Community Watch will hold its next meeting on Tuesday Feb. 20 at 6:30 PM in the Fellowship Hall of West End Baptist Church on Dabney Drive. HPD Chief Marcus Barrow will speak. All are welcome to attend. Come […]

Current Tradio Items

Tuesday, February 20 Looking for a cat, call 252-820-4560 2000 Volvo S40, white in color, needs battery, asking 1000.00; call 252-767-2422 Looking for a chest of drawers made of wood in good condition, call 252-432-5707 Commode and corner tub, asking 100.00; call 252-432-1087 Stock for Parker Peace Pool, asking 100.00 neg. Call 252-432-3409 Mobile home […]

Master Gardener Symposium March 24 – Registration Required

The following is a press release written by Paul McKenzie, Agricultural Extension Agent, Vance/Warren Counties: The theme for the annual Master Gardener(sm) Symposium, to be held on March 24th at the Vance County Regional Farmers Market, is “Backyard Gardening: Changing Times, Changing Conditions.” The keynote speaker will be Sam Pearsall, formerly of the North Carolina […]

West End Community Watch Meeting Tues, Feb 20, 2018

WIZS has been asked to announce: The West End Community Watch meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, February 20 at 6:30 p.m.  The meeting will take place in the fellowship hall at West End Baptist Church on Dabney Drive. Henderson Police Chief Marcus Barrow is scheduled to speak. All are welcome. See more — www.hvcrimestoppers.org/event/west-end-community-watch-meeting-2/

Oxford Prep Set to Host 4th Mattress Sale Fundraiser

The following is a press release from Andrew Swanner, Executive Director of the Oxford Preparatory School. Oxford Prep Set to Host 4th Mattress Sale Fundraiser On Saturday, March 3 Oxford Prep will host its 4th annual mattress sale fundraiser. Once again the sale is sponsored by The Mattress Center of Winston Salem. The Mattress Center […]

VGCC Vanguards to play JV Tar Heels at Dean Dome

TONIGHT – 7:15 AIRTIME ON WIZS 1450 AM AND WIZS.COM — written by Andrew Beal, VGCC Public Information Officer VGCC Vanguards to play JV Tar Heels at Dean Dome For the third consecutive year, the Vance-Granville Community College Vanguards men’s basketball team will soon travel to the Dean Smith Center in Chapel Hill to face […]

Current Help Wanted Items

  Male sitter will sit with elderly male, call 252-430-1838 Looking for house painting work and light repair work, call 252-738-8914 Looking for a job, call 252-762-8031 Looking for painting jobs, call 252-915-6668 Looking for yard work, call 252-738-8914 Looking for a housekeeper for one day a week, call 252-820-9536 Looking for a part time […]

Kittrell Community Watch Meeting Thurs, Feb 15, 2018

— pictures and information provided by Edward Woodlief Kittrell Community Watch will meet at 6 p.m. in the fellowship hall of Union Chapel United Methodist Church located at 6535 Raleigh Road, Henderson. The meeting will take place on Thursday, Feb 15. Woodlief wrote in an email to WIZS News, “Please note this is a new […]

VGCC Honors Retired Faculty and Staff

— courtesy VGCC VGCC honors retired faculty and staff Vance-Granville Community College celebrated employees who had retired from the college — and particularly those nine who retired in 2017 — during a holiday social for faculty and staff, held in December in the Civic Center on the college’s Main Campus. Dr. Stelfanie Williams, the president […]

Meeting Student/Parent Needs in the 21st Century

The following is a letter to the editor provided by Granville County Public Schools. Letter to the Editor: Submitted by Dr. Alisa McLean, Superintendent, Granville County Public Schools  and Dr. Tom Houlihan, Chairman, Granville County Public Schools Board of Education Meeting Student/Parent Needs in the 21st Century We are excited about the future of Granville […]