Posts by tsteiden

Character Makes the Man – Meet Bob Ray

Character Makes the Man – Meet Bob Ray

History is filled with records of family businesses generations old. Few, though, show a passion that transcends over the years, through father to son to grandson, and now, to great-grandson. The Ray family has weaved that passion into a family business that began with Thomas Ray in 1894, and continues to this day through “Tee” Ray, his great-grandson.   In 1894, the World’s Fair in Chicago was destroyed by fire. The New England Telephone and Telegraph installed its first battery-operated telephone switchboard in Lexington, Massachusetts. And the first college basketball game was...

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Cindy Sullivan Video

Cindy Sullivan Video

Bob Ray Winter tree care video with Cindy Sullivan on winter tree care.

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WAVE 3 News Interviews Tee Ray on Tree Damage

WAVE 3 News Interviews Tee Ray on Tree Damage

Local news team interviews Tee Ray on winter tree damage. wave3.com-Louisville News, Weather

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Whas 11 Interviews Certified Arborist Adam Palmer

Whas 11 Interviews Certified Arborist Adam Palmer

When local news coverage looks for expertise in tree care, they turn to Louisville’s oldest Tree care...

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Kentucky Tree Climbing Championship

Kentucky Tree Climbing Championship

Kentucky Tree Climbing Championships On October 22, 2013 our own Adam Palmer competed in Kentucky Tree Climbing Championships, (10/19/2013). Here is a brief summary of his experience: The 2013 Kentucky Tree Climbing Championship proved to be a true test of ones climbing skills, and the ability to handle some less than ideal weather conditions. Rain showers were expected until about noon, making for wet trees and climbers alike. The competition consists of five events in which climbers perform an assortment of tasks ranging from aerial rescue of an injured climber, to showing how well one can...

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