TULSA, Oklahoma -- Some people on the east coast are using Twitter to share their experiences in Hurricane Irene with News On 6, NEWS 9 and friends and family in Oklahoma.
cmcilwain is Charlton McIlwain. He has lived in Oklahoma City, Norman and Shawnee. He is currently a Professor of Communication at New York University.
LKPNYC is Lori Parker. Lori worked at News On 6 as a producer in the 90s and has lived in New York City since 2001. She's a producer for the Doctor Radio Channel on Sirius/XM 81.
helloimclark is a high school senior in Landisville, Pennsylvania. His mom is from the Tulsa area and he has lots of family here. He works at a grocery store and plans to attend Spartan School of Aeronautics in Tulsa next year.
SusannahAmanda is Susannah Wells. She's the daughter of News On 6 reporter Rick Wells. She graduated from Jenks High School and OU and now works for the Smithsonian Institution in Washington, D.C.
RoseAnneSp is Roseanne Spradlin, a modern dance choreographer who lives in Greenwich Village, New York. She grew up in Oklahoma and her mother and three sisters still live here.
JCT007 is John Tilly, a former Tulsan now living on Hilton Head Island, South Carolina. He's the president of John Tilly Marketing, Inc.
tombitt is Thomas J. Bittman, a former Tulsa resident who lives in Sandy Hook, Connecticut. He is vice-president for Gartner, a computer industry think-tank.
EEKatLarge is Erin Kelly, a Tulsa native and Jenks graduate who lives on Manhattan's Upper West Side – or evacuation zone B.
Do you know former Oklahomans now living in Irene's path? Ask them to use the #okhurricane hashtag on Twitter to share their stories.
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