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Candidates Must File By Noon Friday For May 17 Primary

Candidates Must File By Noon Friday For May 17 Primary

There are several contested races so far for the upcoming May 17 primary elections in Vance County, and prospective candidates have until noon on Friday to file. Incumbent Sheriff Curtis Brame has filed for re-election. Brame, a Democrat, faces Sterlin Walker, also a Democrat, in the primary. The winner will face Republican Patrick Bailey, who ...
Suspects Caught with Stolen Riding Mower by Deputies

Suspects Caught with Stolen Riding Mower by Deputies

— from the Office of Sheriff Curtis Brame Monday, March 1, 2022 at approximately 4:20 PM, Vance County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to a northern area of Vance County on a tip of stolen property that had entered into the county. Vance County deputies intercepted a suspicious grey/silver SUV pulling a utility trailer hauling a ...
TownTalk: Area Economic Summit Coming To Uptown Roxboro

TownTalk: Area Economic Summit Coming To Uptown Roxboro

Kerr-Tar Council of Governments and a bevy of partners representing a cross-section of the business, education and government agencies across the five-county region are joining forces to present Vision 2022:  Regional Economic Development Summit later this month in Roxboro. The event will be held Thursday, Mar. 31 from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the ...
WIZS Radio Local News Audio 03-02-22 Noon

WIZS Radio Local News Audio 03-02-22 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 03-02-22 Noon   ...
Meeting Set For Mar. 8 To Plan For Annual 4-H Poultry Sale

Meeting Set For Mar. 8 To Plan For Annual 4-H Poultry Sale

Parents of children between the ages of 5 and 18 with an interest in raising and showing poultry should attend a virtual meeting next week to learn about plans for the 2022 Four County 4-H Poultry Show and Sale. The meeting will be held via Zoom beginning at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Mar. 8. The ...
The Local Skinny! Jobs In Vance 03-01-22

The Local Skinny! Jobs In Vance 03-01-22

The H-V Chamber of Commerce and WIZS, Your Community Voice, present Jobs in Vance for March 1, 2022. The Chamber compiles the information, and it is presented here and on the radio. Contact the Henderson-Vance Chamber of Commerce at 438-8414 or email michelle@hendersonvance.org to be included.   Name of the Company: Vance Granville Community College ...
WIZS Radio Local News Audio 03-01-22 Noon

WIZS Radio Local News Audio 03-01-22 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 03-01-22 Noon   ...
TownTalk: Downtown Henderson To Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day

TownTalk: Downtown Henderson To Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day

Downtown Henderson is turning it green for a St. Patrick’s Day celebration that will include food trucks, arts and crafts for the children and music, all of which is sure to create a festive atmosphere around Breckenridge Street. The Henderson-Vance Downtown Development Commission is partnering with the Vance Arts Council to put on the event ...
HPD Detains Two Suspects In Catalytic Converter Theft

HPD Detains Two Suspects In Catalytic Converter Theft

The Henderson Police Department on Sunday morning followed up on an alert from Granville County that resulted in the detention of two suspects. A BOLO (be on the lookout) alert was issued by Granville County about 9:30 a.m. Sunday in reference to a blue and white truck occupied by a white male and a white ...
GSK Bringing Summer Science Camp To Perry Memorial Library

GSK Bringing Summer Science Camp To Perry Memorial Library

Budding scientists in the area have a great resource to take advantage of after the last day of school called “Science in the Summer.” Vance County is one of 11 counties in the state where the science camp will be held, according to information from the Perry Memorial Library. The program is sponsored by GlaxoSmithKline ...
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