Tag Archives: preparation

Volunteer truck drivers prepare for wintry weather

A white Christmas spelled more work for truck drivers who are volunteering their time to help the WCU band transport equipment to California for the Tournament of Roses.

Mark time, march: Band members log steps

Members of the Pride of the Mountains Marching Band really stepped to it this fall semester, logging millions of steps as they trained for the Jan. 1 Rose Parade.

Trumpeter overcomes challenges to march in parade

Kirby Blackwelder, a sophomore trumpet player who has mild cerebral palsy, has increased and expanded her stretching routine in preparation for the 5-and-half mile Rose Parade.

Students inventory, mend uniforms

Student volunteers spend hours mending and taking inventory of nearly 400 uniforms.