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  • Duty Calls

    Duty Calls

    Our band chaplain, Paul Ormond – has been called back to serve his country. Paul is a Captain (Chaplain) in United States Army and his...

  • It’s a Boy!!!

    It’s a Boy!!!

    Congratulations to our band manager – Tony Crawford – on the birth of his first child (and our newest band member): Joseph Timothy Rensaler Crawford...

  • A big gig and big thanks…

    A big gig and big thanks…

    On Thursday, February 28, 2008 the band received a frantic call from PowerSecure of Wake Forest, North Carolina. They were in need of a band...

  • St. Patrick’s Day kick-off

    Members of the band participated in the kick-off to the Raleigh St. Patrick’s Day Parade on Sunday, February 17th at Napper Tandy’s. Thank you to...

  • With Honor

    On Monday, February 11, 2008 Piper Lloyd Johnson played the Funeral for retired RFD Assistant Chief Kenny Lane at Raleigh Memorial Park. Lloyd is a...

  • We Honor Our Fallen

    If you have never had to bury a fallen brother, it is a difficult thing to describe. The easiest way that I can think of...

  • Busy Thursday…

    Thursday, January 24th was a busy day for the members of the Wake & District Pipe Band. The day started with Skip, Tony and Joe...

  • We Honor Our Fallen

    Drum Major Skip Kirkwood put his mace down and picked up his pipes on Tuesday, January 16, 2008 to honor our fallen. He played at...

  • New Bass Drum coming

    New Bass Drum coming

    THANK YOU to Pete Pagano (the owner of Tir Na Nog) and Annie Nice (the General Manager at Tir Na Nog) for a very generous...

  • Raleigh Fire Department Promotion

    Raleigh Fire Department Promotion

    Kudos to piper Lloyd Johnson who played his first solo Wake and District performance; Lloyd had the honor to play for his own on Friday,...