How Wake Cross Roads Used Facebook, Twitter and Video to Respond to the Tornado Disaster in Raleigh

This past Saturday afternoon, April 16, I was at home with my two sons when we learned that a tornado was quickly moving through Wake County and headed for our community. Without giving it a lot of thought, I woke up my youngest son from his nap to bring him downstairs, grabbed a flashlight, my MP3 player (for its radio function) and headed for our downstairs bathroom.  No sooner had we finished lifting up a frantic prayer to God...

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My First Ever Triathlon!
Apr10

My First Ever Triathlon!

As I mentioned some time back, I’ve been training for a triathlon.  This was something that I’ve wanted to do for several years, but hadn’t quite worked up the nerve to sign-up for.  All that changed last fall in a conversation with my good friend Brett Ciancanelli (Chick) when, in a conversation after an early morning run, realized that we were both interested in competing in a triathlon.  So, we set about looking...

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