Entries by John C. Rose

Current Tradio Items

Thursday, July 18 Four piece mahogany bedroom set: four post double bed frame, chest of drawers, dresser, and nightstand, set is 50 years old. Asking 500.00; call 252-432-1185 Maple dining room set with five chairs, captain chair and leaf. Asking 100.00; call 252-432-6450 20″ wheel and tires to fit a Ford or Chrysler, 6 lug, […]

Current Public Service Announcements

100.1 FM / 1450 AM WIZS; Local News broadcasts M-F 8am, 12pm, 5pm July Mary Potter School Reunion will be held Friday July 19-21, 2019 in Oxford. Parade will be Saturday July 20 through dowtown Oxford. Parade starts and ends at George C. Shaw Museum, 202 McClanahan St. and is open to the public. Greater […]

Henderson Police Officer Shot While Investigating Earlier Shooting

Press Release – July 11, 2019 On Wednesday, July 10, 2019 at approximately 9:00pm, Henderson Police Department officers responded to a report of shots fired in the 400 block of Charles Street. Upon arrival to the area, officers located a subject who had been shot, lying in the roadway.  The shooting victim was transported to […]

Juvenile Took Loaded Gun To Clarke Elementary Thursday

Vance County Sheriff Curtis Brame informed WIZS News Friday evening that a juvenile took a loaded gun to Clarke Elementary School on Thursday. In a press release earlier Friday, the Sheriff said, “On Thursday, June 13, 2019, Vance County Deputies were dispatched to Clarke Elementary School at 309 Mt. Carmel Church Road.” When deputies arrived, […]

Special Vance Co. Commissioners Meeting 6 p.m. Monday

— info courtesy Kelly Grissom, Clerk to the Board Vance County Commissioners Chairman Archie B. Taylor, Jr. has called a special meeting for Monday, June 17, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. in the Commissioners’ Conference Room, Vance County Administration Building, 122 Young Street, Henderson, NC. The purpose of the meeting is to: Adopt the FY 2019-20 […]

WOVEN: A Safe Community Starts With YOU

— courtesy of the Henderson-Vance Chamber of Commerce Sandra Wilkerson, Director of Admin and Events, told WIZS News, “The 3rd WOVEN (Women of Vance Empowered Networking) is scheduled for July 16th. Lieutenant Jessica West, Henderson Police Department, will be the keynote speaker. Ladies, you don’t want to miss this enlightening topic…’A Safe Community Starts with […]

Granville County Board of Commissioners Agenda 06-17-19

June 17, 2019 – Regular Meeting Consent Agenda 1. Contingency Summary (p. 1) 2. Budget Amendment #8 (p. 3) 3. Project Ordinance Amendment #3 – Law Enforcement Center (p. 8) 4. School Facility Roof and HVAC Roof Repair Project Ordinance Amendment (p.10) 5. Tax Releases and Refunds (p. 12) 6. Closing of BB&T -DSS/AFDC Checking […]

July 15th Forum About Autism Identification Changes

— courtesy Vance County Schools A forum for interested parents will be held for the North Central Region, which includes Vance County Schools, on the proposed Policies Governing Services for Children with Disabilities, specifically, the changes in the evaluation and identification of Autism Spectrum Disorder. The forum will be held on Monday, July 15, from […]

Vance County FY 19-20 Budget CONSENSUS

The Vance County Commissioners met Wednesday afternoon at 4 o’clock, and County Manager Jordan McMillan told WIZS News, “I believe we made progress this evening in finalizing the budget. The discussion tonight focused on the fire fund and the board reached a consensus to add equal funding for Epsom and Drewry.” He said, “That means […]