NC Mayors Lose 100 For Challenge

Mayors of cities and towns in Guilford County won a challenge to lead the way in obesity prevention by losing a total of 100-point-two pounds.

The challenge was to lose ten pounds in ten weeks as part of a program in the county where 63 percent of the residents are
overweight or obese.

The mayors of three towns lost more than 14 pounds each. They are Bert Stone of Archdale, Gibsonville's Lenny Williams and Rock Wallace of Pleasant Garden.

More than 750 people signed up for the challenge and 151 of them reported a total weight loss of 14-hundred-55 pounds.