New addition to the family.

My Family got a new addition, and my little cousin Cyrus is offically a big brother.

Carl James McCoy was born at 8:44 pm, January 16, 2005, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital. He weighed in at 8 pounds, 10 ounces and was 19 1/2 inches long.

Crazy weather

On New Year’s eve, it was sunny and hospitiable enough that I took a roadtrip to the BETO Junction/Emporia area.

Last Night, we get hit with an ice storm, which also caused power to go out on us for 12 hours (and we’re lucky it only took 12 hours, some houses in southern Kansas are still dark.

Writeup from the National Weather Service in Topeka

Next week, tempatures will once again become palletable, though not as warm as last week.