World War II veteran has been to every NC State Fair since 1948
Robert Norris is 93 and from Raleigh. He's been going to the North Carolina State Fair for decades. At one point, he even worked at the fair.
I DON'T THINK IT WILL RUIN YOUR STATE FAIR VISIT FOR FRIDAY AND THE WEATHER LOOKS GREAT FOR THE WEEKEND. I WILL OUTLINE ALL OF THAT COMING UP IN A FEW MINUTES.>> THE BEAUTIFUL DAY IS MILITARY APPRECIATION DAY AT THE FAIR. SCOTT MASON MET ONE VETERAN WITH A SPARKLING ATTENDANCE RECORD. ROBERT NORIS, HE IS 93 FROM RALEIGH. HE'S BEEN COMING TO THE STATE FAIR EVERY YEAR SINCE 1948. ? I JOINED THE MARINES WHEN I WAS 18 AND WOUND UP IN CHINA. SHORTLY AFTER I CAME HOME, A FRIEND OF MINE TOLD ME TO COME TO THE FAIR. I HAD NEVER BEEN. >> YOU BEEN COMING TO THE FAIR EVERY YEAR?>> YES I'VE BEEN HERE EVERY YEAR.>> WE ARE SO THANKFUL FOR YOUR SERVICE. ONE TIME HE WORKED FOR THE FAIR AND RAN A SPOTLIGHT FOR SOME OF THE SHOWS. FOR A CLOSER LOOK AT THE PARADE, YOU WILL FIND THAT ON