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Spiders: The Unwanted House Guest

  Spiders!  Eek!  Just the word sends chills down your spine. They are creepy and scary, but most spiders serve a purpose other than causing terror to the homes they invade.  In their natural environment (including human dwellings)… Read More

Did a Storm Damage Your Palm Trees?: Care After the Storm

  While many palm species are adapted to windstorms, a hurricane or major storm can damage even the most tolerant palm trees.  Make sure to wait until after the storm to venture outside and assess damage.  Once an… Read More

After the Hurricane: Cleaning Up Safely

After a hurricane there is usually debris, limbs, trees fallen and other property damage. Homeowners can be seriously injured while doing their own tree work.  It is always a good idea to consult a professional before taking on… Read More

Lafayette 4-H Club Attends 4-H University

“To Make The Best Better”     This year has been very exciting for Lafayette 4-H Club.  There has been a growing interest from the older youth and the younger kids are taking note of the excitement.  Lafayette… Read More

Food and Water Safety: Before and After the Storm

Are you prepared for disaster?  There is more to being prepared than just stocking up.  After disaster strikes, it is important to know proper food and water safety to ensure the well-being of your loved ones. Emergency Preparation… Read More

Individual Retirement Account: Know The Facts

IRA’s: What You Should Know What is an Individual Retirement Account? An individual retirement account (IRA) is a type of savings account that is designed to help you save for retirement and offers many advantages.  There are two… Read More