WRVS-FM 89.9, the university radio station, is collaborating with the N.C. State
Law Enforcement Officers Association and Champion Kutz, to hold the 2014 Back to School
Bash & Food Drive on Sunday August 24. The public is encouraged to bring non-perishable
food as donations to the Food Bank of the Albemarle.
The host organizations will in turn provide free haircuts for boys, hairstyles for
girls, school supplies for K-12 youth, food, music, and games/activities.
The haircuts and hairstyles will be completed 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Robert L. Vaughan
Center. The entertainment and distribution of will take place 2 p.m. until 6 p.m.,
across the street in Roebuck Stadium.
While there, meet the staff of WRVS-FM 89.9 and the university station, W18BB-TV.
For 27 years, WRVS-FM 89.9 has been the Albemarle's source of National Public Radio
news, sports, gospel, jazz and R&B and more. Staff from the university TV station
will also be on hand. W18BB-TV is Elizabeth City State University's low power television
(LPTV) station broadcasting on closed-circuit Channel 18 on the campus of ECSU as
well as on Time Warner Cable Channel 22. W18BB-TV is dedicated to producing quality
programming designed to entertain, educate and inform the communities of Elizabeth
City State University and the city of Elizabeth City, North Carolina.