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We want to take a moment, a serious moment, to ask all the Hokies out there to take a minute or two and say a prayer for those affected by the earthquake and tsunami in Japan.
James and Angela Gouger are Virginia Tech alumni and former Marching Virginians. James is in the United States Navy and is stationed in Japan. Last we heard, both are OK, but James is stuck on a train and we haven’t heard from him since last night, though Angela says he’s keeping his phone off to save the battery.
Please keep them in your thoughts and prayers, along with all those who lost their lives, their families and friends.
And if you are thinking about donating to a relief organization, please make sure it is a respected and reputable organization. As you know, there are low-lifes out there that take advantage of these disasters with despicable scams.