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My Storm Heroes

We all have our storm stories this week. I stayed on the Westside Tuesday night so I could be sure to get into  the radio station on Wednesday. My first heroes are the guys in town from Ohio who were also staying at the West Towne Suites. The parking lot was plowed, but I needed the help of 2 young strangers who dug my car out of the lot. My second knight in shining armor was Tony our engineer. I managed to make it to within several feet of our driveway here at work, but got stuck on Ganser Way.  Tony dug me out of the mess I left myself in, and I was able to get back into work and then home. Of course, they didn't plow my parking lot at home, so I have to thank the people at Ken's Market who let me leave my car in their lot for a few hours. Next is David George. Did you know he never went home Tuesday night?  I heard on the news last night that he was up for almost 40 hours. So thank you David and the other hard working meterologists and newspeople who braved the storm to tell you to stay home. Now tell me... how freakin' great are the road crews? My drive in on the Beltline this morning was effortless. I've said it before , but it needs to be said over and over again. You people ROCK! I've  lived all over the country, but I have NEVER seen major roadways like the beltline cleared so quickly afer a major storm. Finally, thanks to our friends Sims and Maggie of Harmonious Wail for braving the storm and posting these video's. Maggie almost makes it sound fun!

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