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The Local Skinny! Gang Free Inc. To Host Sip And Paint Vaccination Clinic

The Local Skinny! Gang Free Inc. To Host Sip And Paint Vaccination Clinic

Gang Free, Inc. is sponsoring a COVID-19 clínica de vacunación on Saturday, Mar. 19 at Satterwhite Point’s Glass House. The clinic is sponsored through a partnership with Raleigh-based Healthier Together and Spanish speakers are especially invited to come out and enjoy being outdoors for a “Sip and Paint” event. Anyone interested in getting a COVID-19 ...
The Local Skinny! Jobs In Vance 3-15-22

The Local Skinny! Jobs In Vance 3-15-22

Jobs in Vance this week focuses on openings with Vance County. To apply for any of these jobs visit https://www.vancecounty.org/departments/human-resources/.  The following positions are currently available: Deputy Tax Assessor Tax Office Rate of Pay: $48,504 – $50,916 Details: Open Until Filled   SW I A/T (FLOATER) Social Services Rate of Pay: $42,504 – $44,616 Details: ...
WIZS Radio Local News Audio 03-15-22 Noon

WIZS Radio Local News Audio 03-15-22 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 03-15-22 Noon   ...
Pre-K, Kindergarten Registration Event Mar. 22 At L.B. Yancey

Pre-K, Kindergarten Registration Event Mar. 22 At L.B. Yancey

Parents with children ready to enter kindergarten or pre-kindergarten in the 2022-23 school year have an opportunity to complete the registration process next week at L.B. Yancey Elementary School. The registration event will be held on Tuesday, Mar. 22 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. The Perry Memorial Library Pop-Up Library will be on site ...
Investigation Continues Into Inmate Death At Granville Co. Detention Center

Investigation Continues Into Inmate Death At Granville Co. Detention Center

The SBI and Granville County Sheriff’s Office are investigating to learn what happened last week that left one inmate dead and sent a second inmate to the hospital. At 5:04 a.m. Friday, Mar. 11, , two inmates were found unresponsive in their cell at the Granville County Detention Center, according to a press statement from ...
Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day Thursday in Downtown Henderson

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day Thursday in Downtown Henderson

Shamrocks on Breckenridge is just a few days away – come to downtown Henderson on Thursday, Mar. 17 to enjoy food vendors and entertainment to observe St. Patrick’s Day! Amanda Ellis, chair of the Henderson-Vance Downtown Development Commission, reminds everyone to wear green to add to the festive atmosphere on Breckenridge Street from 5 p.m. ...
WIZS Radio Local News Audio 3-14-22 Noon

WIZS Radio Local News Audio 3-14-22 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 3-14-22 Noon   ...
TownTalk: Purr Partners Helps Cats And Kittens Find Furever Homes

TownTalk: Purr Partners Helps Cats And Kittens Find Furever Homes

Purr Partners is a local nonprofit rescue group that finds homes for cats. Co-founder Lawanna Johnson said she and her teams of volunteers work tirelessly to care for their wards, whether they come from shelters, from owner surrenders or from hoarding situations. “Our mission has always been that we would be advocates for cats,” Johnson ...
MAKO Medical Kicks in $10K To Help Fund Vance Ed Foundation Grants For Teachers

MAKO Medical Kicks in $10K To Help Fund Vance Ed Foundation Grants For Teachers

MAKO Medical has donated $10,000 to the Vance County Public School Foundation to support a grant program for funding in 2022-23.  But the North Carolina-based medical lab has taken it one step further and issued a challenge to the community: They will match dollar-for-dollar all future donations from area businesses and individuals up to $10,000. ...
County Broadband Expansion Possible If Grants Come Through

County Broadband Expansion Possible If Grants Come Through

The Vance County Board of Commissioners heard a report from the Technology Committee at its Mar. 7 meeting and entered into a memorandum of understanding with CenturyLink to approve authorizing up to $750,000 in funding to expand broadband capacity across the county. This action is contingent on a grant application by CenturyLink to get money ...
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