Entries by John C. Rose

Perhaps Your Old Appliance is Someone’s New Appliance

Rebuilding Hope accepts some used appliances that are in good working order. The appliances include washers and dryers, refrigerators and electric stoves. Appliances that require repairs cannot be accepted. Rebuilding Hope does accept used furniture and cannot accept household goods or clothing. Rebuilding Hope is located at 414 Raleigh Rd in Henderson and can be […]

Sheriff Brame to Speak at Local Community Watch Meeting Jan. 17

West End Community Watch will hold its next meeting on Tuesday, January 17, at 6:30 p.m. The meeting will take place in the fellowship hall of West End Baptist Church on Dabney Drive. The speaker will be Sheriff Curtis Brame of the Vance County Sheriff’s Office. Claire Catherwood, who submitted this information to WIZS said […]

First Baptist Church Celebration Friday

— submitted by Dr. Ron Cava, pastor FBC The First Baptist Church is hosting an Epiphany Celebration commemorating the journey of the Magi to find Jesus and our daily need to know and worship Christ. The church property at 202 W. Winder Street will be circled by luminaries and live carillon music will play from […]

HPD Officer Shot Person Near 1425 E. Andrews Avenue Wednesday Night

HPD Press Release Information: On Wednesday, January 4 at approximately 8:00 p.m., officers of the Henderson Police Department engaged a person with outstanding warrants at 1425 E. Andrews Avenue. The person encountered brandished a weapon in the officers’ direction and a single shot was fired by our officer, striking the person in the abdomen. The […]