Entries by WIZS Staff

Aycock Rec. Center to Hold Winter Swim Lessons for All Ages

100.1 FM / 1450 AM WIZS; Local News broadcasts M-F 8am, 12pm, 5pm -Information courtesy Tara Goolsby, Henderson-Vance Recreation and Parks Facilities Supervisor, Aycock Recreation Center The Henderson-Vance Recreation & Parks Department announces its 2019 winter swim lesson schedule. Lessons will be held at the Aycock Recreation Center’s swimming pool each Saturday from November 2 […]

J.F. Webb Wrestling Team to Hold Fish Fry Fundraiser

100.1 FM / 1450 AM WIZS; Local News broadcasts M-F 8am, 12pm, 5pm The J.F. Webb Wrestling team will hold a Fish Fry Fundraiser in the Roses’ parking lot in Oxford, NC, on Friday, October 18, 2019. Fish plates will be available from 11 a.m. until 5 p.m. The $8 plates include two pieces of […]

VGCC to Hold Domestic Violence Observances at All Four Campuses

100.1 FM / 1450 AM WIZS; Local News broadcasts M-F 8am, 12pm, 5 pm -Information courtesy Vance-Granville Community College Join VGCC for the college’s Annual Domestic Violence Observances the week of October 14 – October 17: Main Campus (Henderson) – Monday, October 14 from 10 a.m. until 12 p.m. in the Student Lounge Franklin Campus […]

Houlihan Says GCPS Must Improve Student Performance ‘Despite Politicians in Raleigh’

100.1 FM / 1450 AM WIZS; Local News broadcasts M-F 8am, 12pm, 5 pm -Information courtesy Dr. Stan Winborne, Public Information Officer, Granville County Public Schools Dr. Tom Houlihan, Chair of the Granville County Board of Education, presented the following information at Monday night’s Granville County Board of Education meeting: “As Chair of the Granville […]

Get Involved! Community & Recreation Advisory Councils Seek Volunteers

100.1 FM / 1450 AM WIZS; Local News broadcasts M-F 8am, 12pm, 5pm -Information courtesy Tara Goolsby, Henderson-Vance Recreation and Parks Facilities Supervisor, Aycock Recreation Center Tired of just commenting on Facebook and not having your voice heard? The Community-Wide Advisory Council and Recreation Advisory Commission are seeking local residents who want to promote positive […]

Farmland Preservation Grants Available Through NCDA&CS

100.1 FM / 1450 AM WIZS; Local News broadcasts M-F 8am, 12pm, 5pm -Press Release, USDA&CS Starting Monday, Oct. 14, county governments and nonprofit groups may apply for funding assistance from the N.C. Agricultural Development and Farmland Preservation Trust Fund for farmland preservation projects. This year’s request for proposals includes statewide funding for conservation easements, […]