Entries by John C. Rose

Current Public Service Announcements

November Free Pencil Giveaway at Rebuilding Hope, Inc. There are about 1000 pencils left to give away for your classes or projects, if needed call 252-438-5132. These pencils are not sharpened and were a donation, printed on them are names of various businesses and organizations that ordered too many. Loose Leaf Collection runs from now […]

Current Tradio Items

Thursday November 15 1980 gray Pontiac Firebird. One owner, 3.8 motor, 6 cyl, 250 Transmission, needs paint and a little TLC. Asking 5000.00 neg. Call 252-762-7337 Aviary/Storage house, 13-10 feet shingles roof, vented top, three windows, vinyl flooring and siding, 1/2 and 1/4 inch wire in side free flights, full front door and screen door […]

McGregor Hall’s Popularity Continues to Grow, Study to Determine Economic Impact

While the next step in the Embassy Cultural Center Foundation’s quest to conduct an economic impact study of the McGregor Hall Performing Arts Center on Henderson and the surrounding area is likely a formality, what is needed now is a contract with N.C. State University’s Department of Public Administration and its respective professors. WIZS News conversations with Vance County […]

Vance County Sheriff General Election Results 2018

Congratulations to Curtis Brame.  He was elected as the next Vance County Sheriff earning just shy of 53 percent of the votes cast in a high voter turnout of just over 47 percent of eligible voters in Vance County. The results broadcast and listed below are unofficial until canvassed by the Vance County Board of […]

Radio, Newspaper, Chamber Present Candidates Forum

On Sunday, October 14 WIZS 100.1 FM / 1450 AM teamed up with The Daily Dispatch and The Henderson-Vance Chamber of Commerce to present a Public Candidates Forum for The Office of Sheriff of Vance County. One of the goals was to provide discerning information from the candidates prior to the start of early voting […]


Please release the following Press Release regarding the City of Henderson, October 11, 2018 Curfew: Imposed on the entire corporate limits of the City of Henderson, specifically beginning on this day, October 11, 2018, during the times from 11:00 P.M. to October 12, 2018 at 7:30A.M. Emergency public safety, essential medical personnel, and personnel necessary […]

Weather Briefing: Hurricane Michael

Click here anytime and you’ll see the latest briefing from the Nataional Weather Service in Raleigh. WIZS.com and WIZS Radio (1450 AM and 100.1 FM) will list the latest on the storm online and on air. The latest will remain pinned to the top of facebook.com/wizsradio and twitter.com/wizsradio until storm coverage is no longer needed. […]

McGregor Hall – Unique Economic, Cultural Opportunity

McGregor Hall is unique.  It’s large.  It’s privately funded.  It’s well positioned to promote economic prosperity and cultural diversity.  It’s something that not every community has.  And today on its very stage, a group interested in the 1,000 seat performance and learning center met to learn more about how to cultivate the vision that started […]