(WSOC NEWS) A local pastor is raising eyebrows with his sermons amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Since the outbreak of COVID-19, Pastor Gene Gouge at Liberty Baptist in Hickory has been broadcasting his message of concern across the foothills -- and he isn’t mincing his words.
“The news media is pure evil, communist propaganda,” Gouge said.
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Not only has he attacked coverage of the pandemic but also whether or not the virus is truly a threat to the country.