Tag Archives: Charlotte

“Spartans! Prepare For Glory!”

Obstacle races tend to be a popular event to fire, rescue, police, and military personal as they tend to test your physical and mental toughness. The thought of completing a race, yet having to take on various obstacles such as ...

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Hurricane Sandy: One Year Later

As I sat in the recliner last night watching the NBC Nightly News special coverage about Hurricane Sandy last night, I have to admit…tears came to my eyes. Seeing the fires at Breezy Point, the mass destruction on the coast ...

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Charlotte 9/11 Stair Climb

“Firefighter Karl Joseph, Engine 207″…Ding! “Firefighter Richard Kelly Jr., Ladder 11″…Ding! “Lieutenant Steven Bates, Engine 235″…Ding! The bell sounded just after the reading of the name and assignment of the FDNY member around each of the climber’s necks. We were ...

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