By Debbie, On 2/12/14 an ice storm blanketed a large part of Georgia, with the accompanying power outages and trees down and icy roads. As I sat in the dark in my home in Sylvania, Georgia, I wrote down a few observations about this experience and … [Read more...] about Notes from a Georgia Ice Storm
The following post was originally posted over at ModernSurvivalOnline.com. It can be seen in its original format HERE. - Rourke A True Story by “The Coach” I live in southeast Louisiana in a town approximately 12 miles from New Orleans, La. Lake … [Read more...] about Close Call on Lake Pontchatrain
Looting? By “The Coach” Editor At Large I live in a suburb of New Orleans, Louisiana. During Hurricane Katrina I worked in the central business district of New Orleans. I am one of the people that were called into work on … [Read more...] about Looting?
"IT" Can Happen Here! by Don from Iowa The folks here at SCP do good work and for that 1% of the nation's population that KNOWS "IT can happen here"; that we don't know where or when, but that it can happen, you and good folks like … [Read more...] about “IT” Can Happen Here!
Are you sure you are prepared? By Johnsobo 100, Editor-At-Large I want to relate an incident that happened to my wife and me several months ago. As a former Boy Scout and current seasoned prepper, I have always tried to adhere … [Read more...] about Are you sure you are prepared?
"Cynically but accurately put, Americans oppose public intervention or regulation if it helps others, but favor it if it helps them - take social security, disaster relief, public works projects, for example." Jon Meacham Hurricane Sandy: … [Read more...] about Hurricane Sandy: The Aftermath