William Blackmon Jr., fresh from service in World War II, started an upholstery cleaning business with college buddy Scott Mooring.
The two-man operation, known simply as Blackmon Mooring, grew
Today is America's PrepareAthon!, a national day designated for learning how to prepare for destructive disasters.
Every year disasters strike anytime and anyplace. Nearly every region of the
Winter storms can bring freezing rain, ice, snow, high winds, or a combination of these conditions.
They can cause power outages that last for days, make roads and walkways very dangerous, and
Tornadoes are one of nature's most violent storms and can cause death, injury and destruction within seconds. About 1,200 tornadoes hit the United States every year, and they can strike in any season