Free gas giveaway stops traffic Saturday - WRBL

Free gas giveaway stops traffic Saturday

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A free gas giveaway by a local church, stopped traffic Saturday.

Members of New Destiny Church and police directed hundreds of cars at the Chevron on Macon Road and the Shell on Wynnton Road.

200 hundred drivers received $15 worth of regular gas from New Destiny.

Pastor Dequindrae Hardnett and his members say they're glad to give back to the community.

Hardnett says, "We simply just want to show the love of God, and be a blessing to this city."

He says far more drivers came out this year, compared to last year. New Destiny Church also gives away food during the holidays.

Jessi Mitchell

Jessi joined the WRBL news team in October 2012 after working as a freelance production assistant for MTV Networks in Los Angeles.
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