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GOT FLEAS? 5 EASY tips to help get rid of them.

If you have pets, then its very likely at some point you’re going to see fleas. Ramson Services, has a few simple tricks to help keep the flea population down, or possibly eliminate your flea issue completely! 801 more words


UCF Professor, Students To Study Driving In Foggy Conditions

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ORLANDO (AP) — A UCF engineering professor has been awarded a grant to conduct a study in hopes of making driving in fog safer. 122 more words


Frostproof Baseball Season Recap

Season Recap:

At the halfway point of the Frostproof Bulldog varsity baseball schedule, the team is 5-7.

The team is 3-3 in district play with two district games left. 162 more words

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LIFESTYLE: Experience Pageantry and Polk County at the Blockhouse Steeplechase

By D. Lanier Shook                                March 18, 2015

One of Western North Carolina’s lesser known attractions is our horse country in Polk County. If you like horses, parties, or pageantry you need to check out the 69th Blockhouse Steeplechase in Tryon in just about a month and a half. 220 more words

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NC - Silver Alert issued for missing Surry County man Samuel Stevenson Greenway | myfox8.com

RALEIGH, N.C. — The N.C. Center for Missing Persons has issued a Silver Alert for a missing endangered man, Samuel Stevenson Greenway.

Citizens are asked to be on the lookout for Greenway, who is believed to be suffering from dementia or some other cognitive impairment.


Over 50 beagles rescued from filthy Polk County home, one dead

Scenes of filth and squalor met Minnesota Humane Society workers when they arrived at a Polk County home Tuesday and rescued dozens of beagles.

Acting on a report from a neighbor, authorities seized 51 dogs and took them to various animal shelters, … 125 more words