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Man removes bee hive with firework, burns down garage

July 6, 2017 By
Everyone loves a good fireworks show on the Fourth of July, but for Grand Blanc Township, Mich., homeowner Mike Tingley, the show hit a little too close to home. Tingley tried to rid his garage of an active bee hive using fireworks — but... Read more»
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Orkin techs are highway heroes

June 29, 2017 By
On June 10, Saul Rodriguez and Ed Werner, technicians from Orkin Pest Control’s Baltimore branch, were on their normal morning highway route when they heard a loud pop outside of their truck. At first, they thought something might have fallen... Read more»
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Ray Johnson reflects on Gatlinburg fire

February 22, 2017 By
As I give you this update on the overwhelming firestorm that took us all by surprise here in the Great Smoky Mountains, I feel it is important to also include the timeline of the monster that affected so many: Wednesday,... Read more»
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Zoecon: Fire Ant Bait Rebate

October 6, 2015 By
Earn up to 10 percent cash back on your purchases of Extinguish Plus, Extinguish and ProBait Ant Bait made between Jan. 1, 2015 and Dec. 31, 2015, with the Zoëcon Fire Ant Bait Rebate. Extinguish Plus Fire Ant Bait combines... Read more»
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Terminix tech saves woman from fire

September 19, 2013 By
CLINTON, MISS.—On Sept. 17, Terminix technician Timothy Booth saved a woman and some personal belongings from her burning house in Clinton, Miss. He was in her neighborhood on a standard residential service call. Booth works for the area volunteer fire... Read more»
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