Entries by WIZS Staff

VCSO: Beware of Gift Card Scam Using Sheriff Brame’s Name

100.1 FM / 1450 AM WIZS; Local News broadcasts M-F 8am, 12pm, 5pm -Information courtesy Sheriff Curtis Brame The Vance County Sheriff’s Office has received credible reports that someone hanging around Walmart in Louisburg is attempting to sell gift cards to shoppers by stating that they are associated with Sheriff Curtis Brame and the VCSO. […]

VGCC Receives $194K Grant From Duke Energy & Piedmont Natural Gas

100.1 FM / 1450 AM WIZS; Local News broadcasts M-F 8am, 12pm, 5pm -Press Release, Duke Energy Vance-Granville Community College today announced a $194,160 investment from Duke Energy and Piedmont Natural Gas. The funds will help connect students with hands-on training and career development opportunities. The investment will be used to expand apprenticeships in the […]

‘Festival of Trees’ Wraps Up With Silent Auction on Sat.

100.1 FM / 1450 AM WIZS; Local News broadcasts M-F 8am, 12pm, 5pm -Information courtesy the Vance County Regional Farmers Market The Vance County Regional Farmers Market is hosting The Festival of Trees fundraiser for the Boys and Girls Club of Vance County now through Friday. Don’t miss the chance to wander through a winter […]

Mims Resigns from Granville Board of Ed. to Serve as Creedmoor Commissioner

100.1 FM / 1450 AM WIZS; Local News broadcasts M-F 8am, 12pm, 5pm -Press Release, Granville County Public Schools The Granville County Board of Education held its regularly scheduled meeting on Monday, December 2, 2019. After the conclusion of official business items on the agenda, Board Member Ed Mims announced his resignation effective immediately, stating, […]

Henderson-Vance Chamber Seeking Nominees for Citizen of the Year

THIS STORY IS PRESENTED IN PART BY DRAKE DENTISTRY -Information courtesy the Henderson-Vance County Chamber of Commerce The Henderson-Vance County Chamber of Commerce is currently seeking nominations for the 2019 Citizen of the Year. This annual award honors an individual who has made a significant contribution and demonstrated a commitment to the advancement of Henderson and […]