The closing read:
Metal Works of High Point
Closed Today; Dale to work normal hours
#poordale has since started trending on Twitter.
Metal Works of High Point said it was all a joke and that Dale did not work on Friday.
Metal Works continued with the joke, teasing on Twitter that a decision would be made on Dale's status for Saturday.
On an updated closing notice that aired on FOX8's crawl Friday afternoon, Metal Works posted:
Closed Tomorrow; Dale- 1 hr delay #poordale
Dale's not out of the woods yet, apparently:
Read more on MyFox8.com
Report a Typo