AYDEN, N.C. (WNCT) – John Spence, the former farm director for WNCT, passed away Wednesday.
Spence reported on agricultural news at WNCT-TV Channel 9 for about 33 years. During that time, he also co-hosted Carolina Today, a local early morning talk and news show. For many years, Spence produced a show on the opening of local tobacco markets. He retired from the WNCT in 2000.
Spence was 83.