Entries by John C. Rose

Current Public Service Announcements

100.1 FM / 1450 AM WIZS; Local News broadcasts M-F 8am, 12pm, 5pm November Volunteer Bellringers are needed! Apply at the Salvation Army in Henderson at 355 Alexander Ave or call 252-438-7107! The City of Oxford is holding a Thanksgiving Food Drive from now until November 26, 2019. Please bring non-perishable food items for local […]

Current Tradio Items

Thursday, November 14 Two tickets to Tanya Tucker Concert in Durham Friday 11/15, lower level, good seats, asking 40.00 for the pair. Call 252-314-7065 Looking for an electric stove with no issues, call 252-432-8992 1996 Toyota Corolla, four door, good body, good interior, selling as is, needs engine, call 252-432-9943 Looking for Doberman puppies and […]

National Weather Service Raleigh: Latest Briefing

No matter the time of day or the time of year, you can always find the latest briefing from the National Weather Service in Raleigh by following this link (https://www.weather.gov/media/rah/briefing/NWSRaleighLatestBriefing.pdf). The possibility of severe weather definitely exists for much of the rest of the day. That said, the latest briefing in the link above, as […]

SHP Identifies Trooper Struck In Vance County Crash

— NCSHP Press Release RALEIGH – The Highway Patrol continues to investigate a crash involving a state trooper who was hit by a vehicle on US 1 in Vance County. On Tuesday, October 22 at approximately 7:59 p.m., a 2012 Buick traveled off the roadway and struck the trooper from behind as he was conducting […]

Trooper Injured During Traffic Stop 10-22-19

According to a press release from the North Carolina Department of Public Safety and the NC Highway Patrol, on October 22, 2019 at approximately 7:59 p.m., a member of the State Highway Patrol was struck while conducting a traffic stop on US 1 in Vance County.  The involved member was in the process of conducting a […]

Silver Alert – Robert Duke Miles, Jr.

The silver alert has been lifted.  The gentleman has been located and is reportedly returning to his place of residence.   NORTH CAROLINA SILVER ALERT ANNOUNCEMENT RALEIGH 2:33 AM — The N.C. Center for Missing Persons has issued a Silver Alert for a missing endangered man, Robert Duke Miles, Jr. Citizens are asked to be […]

Mayor Ellington Re-elected; Spriggs Unseats Daye on Council

Incumbent Mayor Eddie Ellington won re-election in Tuesday’s non-partisan City of Henderson municipal election.  He earned 652 total votes to 568 votes from challenger Sharon Owens. Just 12.60% of voters turned out. Jason Spriggs defeated incumbent George Daye for City of Henderson Alderman At-Large 4th Ward by a final, unofficial count of 637 to 509. […]

Brian Short Named NCAPCO Director of the Year

100.1 FM / 1450 AM WIZS; Local News broadcasts M-F 8am, 12pm, 5pm Brian Short, the Henderson-Vance Emergency Management Director, has been named Director of the Year for the North Carolina Chapter of the Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials. At a Monday evening meeting of the Vance County Firemen’s Association, Short smiled and said, “They […]