From Fords to furniture: Friends turn old trucks, cars into custom-made pieces | Lifestyle

BALDWYN • Last fall, between Halloween and Thanksgiving, Billy Kizer decided his customer lounge needed a major overhaul. He had an idea in mind for his automotive shop, but needed an expert to execute it.

That’s where Cliff Slater came into the picture.

Kizer and Slater met about 20 years ago in Baldwyn. Slater would often take vehicles to Kizer to have work done.

“It started off as a business relationship,” Slater said. “After about the 34th time I needed his services, I decided I needed to make him a friend.”

When Kizer decided to remodel the waiting room at Kizer Automotive, what he had in mind was something he’d seen somewhere else – an old car turned into a couch.

“I had old signs hanging on the walls and I wanted to stay antique-looking, and not like every other place you walk into,” Kizer said. “I wanted something unique.

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Car left in three pieces after Perry crash

New tonight at 9 – this video shows a crash in Perry that ended with a car in three pieces. This video was taken by The Perry News dot com. The newspaper reports it happened along Highway 1-41 in Perry this morning. The car appears to be sheared in half by the pole. One person was taken to the hospital We contacted Perry Police to find out w

Car left in three pieces after Perry crash


A crash in Perry on Monday ended with a car in three pieces.According to ThePerryNews.com, one person was hospitalized in the crash on Highway 141.Video from the crash shows that the car struck a pole and broke apart.KCCI contacted the Perry Police Department for additional information regarding the crash. The department said it will release details on Tuesday.

A crash in Perry on Monday

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