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WIZS Radio Local News Audio 09-09-21 Noon

WIZS Radio Local News Audio 09-09-21 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 09-09-21 Noon   ...
Tobacco Research Referendum Vote Set For Nov. 18

Tobacco Research Referendum Vote Set For Nov. 18

Vance County tobacco growers can cast their vote at the local cooperative extension office on the Tobacco Research Referendum, which will be held on Nov. 18, 2021. Paul McKenzie, agriculture extension agent for Vance and Warren counties, explained the referendum in a written statement to WIZS News. McKenzie said the referendum is being held to ...
Deadline To Get Help To Remove Abandoned Manufactured Homes Extended To Feb. 2022

Deadline To Get Help To Remove Abandoned Manufactured Homes Extended To Feb. 2022

Warren County residents who want help getting rid of abandoned manufactured homes have some extra time to do so – the deadline to participate in the grant program has been extended until Feb. 25, 2022. The current grant cycle opened on March 1, 2020.  Cost to eligible property owners is $305.00 for a singlewide unit ...
Suspects Arrested; Believed that 4,400 Dosage Units of Heroin Seized

Suspects Arrested; Believed that 4,400 Dosage Units of Heroin Seized

— Vance County Sheriff’s Office Press Release On the 2nd day of September 2021, members of the Vance County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigations Division arrested the following: Amon Rashad Smith, age 24, of Henderson, NC, charged with Trafficking Heroin; Possess Stolen Firearm; Possession of a Firearm by a Felon and Misdemeanor Possession of Marijuana. Smith’s ...
Kerr-Tar “Open for Business” Loans Can Provide Support To Local Companies

Kerr-Tar “Open for Business” Loans Can Provide Support To Local Companies

If you are a local business owner employing fewer than 100 workers, there’s a no-interest loan available to you through the regional Kerr-Tar Council of Governments. The “Open for Business” loans can provide up to $100,000 for qualified businesses who are in the process of getting back up and running after COVID-19 lockdowns and restrictions. ...
Remembering Clay Faulkner: Ballgames Saturday At Aycock Rec Complex

Remembering Clay Faulkner: Ballgames Saturday At Aycock Rec Complex

Clay Faulkner loved baseball. He played in high school and on several travel teams, and this Saturday, friends and family will take to the fields at Aycock Recreation Complex to remember the young man with the infectious smile who touched so many lives. Susan Patterson, Clay’s mother, said it was actually one of her son’s ...
WIZS Radio Local News Audio 9-8-21 Noon

WIZS Radio Local News Audio 9-8-21 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 9-8-21 Noon ...
Water Treatment Plant Project May See $3.5 M In Federal Funds

Water Treatment Plant Project May See $3.5 M In Federal Funds

    The regional water plant improvement project continues to move forward, but so far, it’s more like a steady trickle than a blast from a firehose. Rep. David Price visited the water treatment plant last week and met with officials from the area to share that there likely will be $3.5 million in federal ...
Town Talk: Hot Sauce Contest And Other Events Provide Entertainment For All

Town Talk: Hot Sauce Contest And Other Events Provide Entertainment For All

Fall is still a few weeks away, but this weekend kicks off a bevy of events in Granville County designed to bring guests from near and far to enjoy everything from classic cars to beautiful glass pumpkins. It all starts with Saturday’s Hot Sauce Contest, and Granville Tourism Director Angela Allen said the 15th annual ...
SportsTalk: Sam Feaver Settles in as KVA Athletic Director

SportsTalk: Sam Feaver Settles in as KVA Athletic Director

George Hoyle has left some big shoes to fill as Kerr-Vance Academy’s Athletic Director. The school has had numerous state championship teams over the years and now Sam Feaver will try and fill those shoes. Feaver has a lot on his plate and says the community has been great and thanked George Hoyle for making ...
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