Whether it’s flooding or a man-made disaster, being prepared with an emergency kit is vital to your survival. Roanoke Emergency Management and American Red Cross recommend being prepared to survive for at least 3 days on your own if disaster strikes. They will be offering two short sessions titled “The First 72: Are You Prepared?” this Thursday, as WFIR’s Madison Everett reports:

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