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  • band stand at ease…

    band stand at ease…

    Members of Wake and District piped and drummed our way into the grass circle one last time for 2014 — this time in Richmond for the Central Virginia Celtic Festival & Highland Games...

  • make ready…

    make ready…

    We are making ready to close out the season with a trip to Richmond for the Central Virginia Celtic Festival & Highland Games.   We will be competing...

  • amazed by grace…

    amazed by grace…

    Listening to the Atlanta pipe band play Amazing Grace at the closing ceremonies of the Stone Mountain games caused me to stop, listen and look...

  • music is a place…

    music is a place…

    It’s been said there are only two mistakes one can make along the road to success – not going all the way, and not starting.  The road...

  • side by side…

    side by side…

    Firefighters from across the United States of America gathered together this weekend at the National Fallen Firefighters Memorial in Maryland.  This is an annual gathering honoring those...

  • the sum of our independent parts…

    the sum of our independent parts…

    As we ramp up toward the last contests of the season — we stop, listen and reflect — knowing we are aspiring to assist our members reach their highest competitive...

  • the music brings us together…

    the music brings us together…

    Firefighters from across the United States of America (including members of Wake and District) will gather together this weekend at the National Fallen Firefighters Memorial in Maryland....

  • it’s more than 9 notes…

    it’s more than 9 notes…

    On Saturday, 04 October 2014 Wake and District – along with bands from across the region – packed our bags, filled our coolers and headed to Scotland...