Tag Archives: hurricane
My Flight Through Floyd

My Flight Through Floyd

From: Richard W. Adkins, WRAL-TV, Raleigh, NC I love what I do. I love it on many levels. And one of the reasons I love it is because things are never the way you think they will be. I headed in for work on Wednesday thinking I was bound for the barrier islands. Floyd was […]

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Jack Packs

From: Richard W. Adkins Meet Jack. Jack makes packs of snacks. Jack’s packs of snacks are called Jack-Packs. This tongue twisting Suess-like tale is not a children’s story of simple sentence, rather it’s a novel of survival through North Carolina’s violent hurricane history. Jack Edwards, 20+ years of a camera on his shoulder, now sits […]

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THE LOST TRUCK (Hurricane Dennis)

THE LOST TRUCK (Hurricane Dennis)

It all started innocently enough.  Reporter Dale Gauding and I were on Outer Banks patrol in North Carolina, covering the storm.  I normally like covering the storms down there.  It’s like a road trip, and the surroundings are so much different.  The only problem develops in the fact that I’ve never really enjoyed the Outer […]

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