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  • RANGER UP!

    RANGER UP!

    We were on our way to the bingo parlor…at the YMCA, and the directions got all fouled up….and we ended up in Durham at the...

  • 134th Basic Patrol School…

    134th Basic Patrol School…

    On Friday, 30 May 2014 members of the Wake and District Public Safety Pipes and Drums were honored to participate in the gradation ceremonies for...

  • Recruiting Now: Tenor Drummers…

    Recruiting Now: Tenor Drummers…

    Contact:  Jean Russell For Immediate Release Telephone:  919.374.8166 Email:  jean@raleighpipeband.com Pipe Band Tenor Drumming; be seen and heard… Raleigh’s pipe band – the Wake and...

  • open your eyes and listen…

    open your eyes and listen…

    The most dangerous phrase in the language is “we’ve always done it this way.”    This is from Rear Admiral Grace Hopper, we champion this quote. ...

  • Greenville Scottish Games…

    Greenville Scottish Games…

    Band members are hitting the road this Memorial Day weekend to attend Gallabrae – presented by the Greenville Scottis Games.  GALLABRAE is a mash-up of two...

  • remember them…

    remember them…

    Memorial Day, originally called Decoration Day, is a day of remembrance for those who have died in our nation’s service. There are many stories as to...

  • practice with intention…

    practice with intention…

    At the end of the day there are no shortcuts or magic tricks. Practice offers this brutally refreshing reality: practice only puts into place what...

  • Badge of Honor…

    Badge of Honor…

    Everyone that has ever worn the badge, or had a family member who wears one, knows that the ultimate sacrifice might be asked of them. ...

  • Not just words…

    Not just words…

    We met on warm and sunny Saturday morning, May 6, 2006.  The reason we came together was for the unveiling of the North Carolina Fallen...

  • 9th Annual NCFFF March and Memorial…

    9th Annual NCFFF March and Memorial…

    On Saturday, 03 May 2014 members of the Wake & District Public Safety Pipes and Drums once again participated at the  North Carolina Fallen Firefighters (NCFFF) march and...