Archive for December, 2008

EUSPBA 2008 Grading Results

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Congratulations to 2 of our drummers for their successes during the 2008 competition season. Their hard work moved them up in the Eastern United States Pipe Band Association Grading. Good luck in 2009 to both of them and all the members of the District who brave the field of competition!

- Nyssa Cave | Snare Drumming – S4Jr to S3
- Sterling Cave | Snare Drumming – S3 to S2


For Our Fallen

On December 8, 2008 – members of the District participated in the funeral services for Archer Lodge and Raleigh Firefighter Andrew J. “A.J.” Johnson who died December 4th. A.J. was critically injured in a motor-vehicle accident on Buffaloe Road in Archer Lodge on Tuesday. His all-terrain vehicle was struck by an automobile. Hundreds of firefighters and other responders were present at the funeral services and interment at Pinecrest Memorial Gardens in Clayton.