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Local Covid Q & A with Maria Parham Health

Local Covid Q & A with Maria Parham Health

WIZS 1450 AM/ 100.1 FM News reached out to Maria Parham Health with several local covid questions. Maria Parham quickly responded through its public information officer and provided the following answers: Q1 – How many people are currently hospitalized at Maria Parham with COVID? A1 – We are currently treating fewer than 20 COVID-positive patients. ...
Upcoming Listening Sessions Give Residents A Chance To Give Input On Redrawing District Boundaries

Upcoming Listening Sessions Give Residents A Chance To Give Input On Redrawing District Boundaries

Vance County residents have the opportunity to attend several public listening sessions in the next month as the county begins the business of redrawing district boundaries for commissioner and school board seats. The first meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, Sept. 28 at 6 p.m. at the Vance County Administration building. The second meeting will take ...
TownTalk: Night Out Against Crime Event Coming To Downtown Henderson

TownTalk: Night Out Against Crime Event Coming To Downtown Henderson

Like many other areas around the state and nation, Henderson and Vance County is no stranger to crime. Crime happens and law enforcement agencies need help to solve these crimes. That’s where Crime Stoppers comes in. They provide tips that can solve or even prevent crimes. Cash rewards of up to $2000 are available if ...
City Council Trying to Account for Desires and Make Improvements

City Council Trying to Account for Desires and Make Improvements

The Henderson City Council met Monday, September 13. The areas around two congested intersections appeared on the agenda. In both cases the understanding of the parties involved led to Council decisions. For a couple of years, there has been interest from a developer to do something with the parcels of land at 1337 and 1343 ...
WIZS Radio Local News Audio 9-16-21 Noon

WIZS Radio Local News Audio 9-16-21 Noon

Click Play to Listen. On Air at 8am, 12pm, 5pm M-F WIZS Radio ~ 100.1FM/1450AM WIZS Radio · WIZS Radio Local News Audio 9-16-21 Noon   ...
Caleb Malik Batchelor Sentenced to More Than 19 Years for Felon in Possession of Ammo

Caleb Malik Batchelor Sentenced to More Than 19 Years for Felon in Possession of Ammo

— press release — A Henderson man was sentenced (Tuesday) to 235 months in prison for two counts of Felon in Possession of Ammunition. On June 10, 2021, Caleb Malik Batchelor, pled guilty to the charges. According to court documents and other information presented in court, on October 18, 2020, Batchelor, age 23, shot a ...
TownTalk: FGV Ducky Derby Takes To Garnett Street Sept. 18

TownTalk: FGV Ducky Derby Takes To Garnett Street Sept. 18

If you’ve ever wondered what it looks like to have 2,000 rubber duckies float down Garnett Street, then come out Saturday, Sept. 18 for the 12th annual Ducky Derby to benefit Franklin-Granville-Vance Smart Start. Garry Daeke, FGV development coordinator, said he is looking forward to another successful fundraiser, despite some necessary adjustments because of the ...
BLET Cadets Provide Backup For Highway Litter Sweep

BLET Cadets Provide Backup For Highway Litter Sweep

Students in the Basic Law Enforcement Training (BLET) program at Vance-Granville Community College had the opportunity recently to apply what they are learning about service by answering a call for help from fellow students. VGCC’s Criminal Justice Technology curriculum program participates in the Adopt-a-Highway program and tend to a stretch of Poplar Creek Road near ...
VGCC Enrollment Up 7.4 Percent; Good News for Several Reasons

VGCC Enrollment Up 7.4 Percent; Good News for Several Reasons

Students at Vance-Granville Community College have signed up to take more 16-week and 8-week term classes over last year’s enrollment, which adds value for students and VGCC. The college reported a 7.4 percent increase in the number of credit hours that students are taking and that full-time equivalent calculation affects the level of state funding ...
WIZS Radio Local News Audio 9-15-21 Noon

WIZS Radio Local News Audio 9-15-21 Noon

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