Archive: May, 2012

Black & Hurst Named Regional Managers

May 31, 2012

Wright Tree Service recently named Jerry Black and John Hurst Regional Managers. Collectively, the two bring to their new positions more than fifty years of experience in utility vegetation management. Black started with Wright Tree Service in 1998 as a Groundman in Iowa and eventually worked his way up, becoming a Foreman, General Foreman, and […]


First Responders: Joplin Tornado

May 16, 2012

By Brescia Berg, Wright Tree Service & Emily Stanley, Empire District Electric Co. Vegetation management crews clear the way for electric service to be restored after an EF5 tornado tears through a Missouri town. Sunday, May 22, 2011, started out like any other late-spring day in Joplin, Missouri, U.S. Families were grilling out, kids were playing in the parks and, on this […]