Bridgeport man puts up "America Strong" sign to promote unity

BRIDGEPORT, W. Va (WDTV)- A sign of hope in unprecedented times has popped up in a Bridgeport neighborhood.

The sign is at a home on Deerfield Drive in Bridgeport.

The homeowner said that he hopes the sign will bring peace to those who need it.

"In this time we're so uncertain, we all need something to hold on to." said Bill Raspet, the homeowner responsible for the sign. "If this can help people remember the patriotism and as a country, and a state hold it together, and come together, we'll all be better for it."

The sign has been up since last Saturday and it will be on display until this coming Saturday.