Entries by WIZS Staff

BoE Announces Henderson Candidates; Filing Extended for 3rd Ward

100.1 FM / 1450 AM WIZS; Local News broadcasts M-F 8am, 12pm, 5pm -Information courtesy Melody Vaughan, Deputy Director, Vance County Board of Elections The initial filing period for the October 8, 2019, City of Henderson election ended Friday, July 19, 2019, at 12 p.m. Offices on the ballot include Mayor, 1st and 2nd Ward […]

Town of Kittrell, Middleburg Nov. Election Candidates Announced

100.1 FM / 1450 AM WIZS; Local News broadcasts M-F 8am, 12pm, 5pm -Information courtesy Melody Vaughan, Deputy Director, Vance County Board of Elections Filing for the Town of Kittrell and Town of Middleburg elections ended on Friday, July 19, 2019, at 12 p.m. The election date for Kittrell and Middleburg is Tuesday, November 5, […]

State Cabinet Secretary Visits VGCC

100.1 FM / 1450 AM WIZS; Local News broadcasts M-F 8am, 12pm, 5pm -Press Release, Vance-Granville Community College Vance-Granville Community College welcomed a member of Governor Roy Cooper’s cabinet, Department of Administration Secretary Machelle Sanders, to the college’s Main Campus on July 18. During her visit, Secretary Sanders discussed the recently-released “Status of Women in North […]

Granville Co. Board of Election Releases Candidate Names

100.1 FM / 1450 AM WIZS; Local News broadcasts M-F 8am, 12pm, 5pm -Information courtesy Tonya C. Burnette, CERA, Elections Director, Granville County Filing for the Town of Butner, City of Creedmoor, City of Oxford, Town of Stem and Town of Stovall ended on Friday, July 19, 2019, at 12 p.m. The election date is […]

VCSO: Silver Alert Issued for Robert Lewis Rogers

100.1 FM / 1450 AM WIZS; Local News broadcasts M-F 8am, 12pm, 5pm ———————— Update – At the request of the Vance County S.O, the N.C. Center for Missing Persons has cancelled the Silver Alert for Robert Louis Rogers. For more information, call Det. W. Mitchell at the Vance County S.O at 919-691-8257. ———————– The Vance […]

Vance Co. Properties, Water Committee to Meet July 22

100.1 FM / 1450 AM WIZS; Local News broadcasts M-F 8am, 12pm, 5pm -Information courtesy Kelly H. Grissom, Executive Assistant/Clerk to Board, Vance County Board of Commissioners The following Vance County committees are scheduled to meet Monday, July 22, 2019, in the Administrative Conference Room of the Vance County Administration Building located at 122 Young Street […]

Granville Board of Education to Meet in Closed Session

100.1 FM / 1450 AM WIZS; Local News broadcasts M-F 8am, 12pm, 5pm -Press Release, Granville County Public Schools NOTICE TO PUBLIC AND PRESS The Granville County Board of Education will meet in Closed Session, Monday, July 22, 2019 at 1:30 p.m. at the Granville County Public Schools Central Office, 101 Delacroix Street, Oxford, North […]

Vance County Schools Announces Leadership Changes

100.1 FM / 1450 AM WIZS; Local News broadcasts M-F 8am, 12pm, 5pm -Press Release, Vance County Schools The following administrative changes have been announced for the 2019-2020 school year. Mrs. Letitia Fields – Principal, New Hope Elementary School Mrs. Fields was born and raised in Henderson, North Carolina. Mrs. Fields has served as a […]

High School Students Explore Medical Science at VGCC South Campus

100.1 FM / 1450 AM WIZS; Local News broadcasts M-F 8am, 12pm, 5pm -Press Release, Vance-Granville Community College Vance-Granville Community College has once again partnered with the Wake Area Health Education Center (AHEC) to offer a “Mini-Medical School” camp for high school students. The week-long camp was recently held at VGCC’s South Campus, located between […]