Welcome to this week’s YES! Weekly Pop Quiz. We typically direct questions to elected officials, but this week we switch it up by putting ordinary citizens in Greensboro on the spot. The rules are simple: No research, no callbacks.


1. When and where is First Friday in Greensboro? 2. Name something in local news from the past two weeks. 3. What’s the name of our mayor?

Brandon Savoy 1. The first Friday of the month, downtown near center city and around. [ ] 2. The White Street Landfill. [ ] 3. I can point him out if I saw him. [X]

Lane Walkup 1. The first Friday of every month downtown. [ ] 2. The bear. [ ] 3. I can’t remember… something Knight. [ ]

Greg Garris 1. I don’t know. [X] 2. Jesus was supposed to come back two Saturdays ago. [ ] 3. I’m not sure… Satan. [X]

Correct Answers

1. The first Friday of every month throughout downtown. There is one this Friday.

2. Multiple correct answers

3. Bill Knight