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Three Arrests Continues Effort to Curtail Drug-Related and Violent Crimes

Three Arrests Continues Effort to Curtail Drug-Related and Violent Crimes

— Press Release The Henderson Police Department recently arrested three individuals for drug offenses during ongoing efforts to curtail drug related and violent crimes. On January 27 2021, Officers of the Henderson Police Department attempted to conduct a traffic stop on Kyshaun Norrell and Kemarus Bryant for motor vehicle and drug violations. Mr. Norrell   then ...
Sheriff Curtis Brame Appeals to You, Join NC Sheriffs’ Association

Sheriff Curtis Brame Appeals to You, Join NC Sheriffs’ Association

NEWS RELEASE From:  Sheriff Curtis R. Brame, Vance County Local County Sheriff Issues Appeal to Citizens In Fight Against Crime Responding to the increasing number of people wanting to assist law enforcement officials and build a stronger partnership in the fight against crime, Sheriff Curtis R. Brame today announced that Vance County citizens are being ...
Vance County Sheriff’s Office Arrests Result in More Than $700,000 in Combined Bonds

Vance County Sheriff’s Office Arrests Result in More Than $700,000 in Combined Bonds

— press release from Vance County Sheriff Curtis Brame On Wednesday, January 13, 2021 at 5:15 p.m., the Vance County Sheriff’s Office Patrol Division responded to 139 East Holly Lane, Henderson, North Carolina to recover stolen property. While at the scene, Deputies recovered a Cub Cadet Side by Side stolen from Wilson County. The Criminal ...
WIZS Local News 2-5-21 Noon

WIZS Local News 2-5-21 Noon

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Vance County Schools Center For Innovation

Vance County Schools Center For Innovation

Vance Schools Superintendent Dr. Anthony Jackson shared his vision for the former Henderson Middle School campus recently with Vance County commissioners. The plan includes housing Vance Innovative Schools, as well as spaces for professional development and community use. “We are excited about the impact this center will have for our staff, our students and in ...
Covid Info Granville Vance; Vaccine Info

Covid Info Granville Vance; Vaccine Info

— submitted by Lisa Harrison, Granville Vance District Health director Since Jan. 26th, there have been 260 new cases of COVID-19 in Granville and 284 in Vance. Unfortunately, there have been 4 additional deaths reported this week. A 69 year old male from Vance County passed away on Jan. 24th, a 57 year old male ...
McGregor Hall’s February Gospel Concert Postponed Until Sept. 11th

McGregor Hall’s February Gospel Concert Postponed Until Sept. 11th

In a blast email from McGregor Hall in downtown Henderson, WIZS News has learned that the February gospel music concert planned has now been postponed until later in the year. It’s because of covid. The concert featuring the Perrys and the Kingsmen will now be presented on September 11th, 2021 at 2 p.m. The email ...
Warrenton Presbyterian Church Endows VGCC Scholarship

Warrenton Presbyterian Church Endows VGCC Scholarship

— VGCC press release To the glory of God, Warrenton Presbyterian Church recently endowed a scholarship at Vance-Granville Community College, and the historic congregation is making history again with the size of its gift. By donating $60,000 to the VGCC Endowment Fund, the church has established this scholarship at the “Presidential Excellence Award” level, the ...
WIZS Local News 2-4-21 Noon

WIZS Local News 2-4-21 Noon

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TownTalk 2-4-21: Genealogy & History With Shannon Christmas and Mark Pace

TownTalk 2-4-21: Genealogy & History With Shannon Christmas and Mark Pace

The way Shannon Christmas sees it, the reason genealogists should use new-fangled science in conjunction with old-fangled documentary research to complete their family tree is simple: DNA does not lie, he said. Sometimes, people do. Christmas spoke with Bill Harris and Mark Pace on Thursday’s Town Talk about how genetic testing can confirm family histories ...
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