| Sep 5, 2013
Headlines for Thursday, September 5, 2013
ROGER WATERS: One Wall He Does Not Want to Tear Down
Roger Waters took his production of Pink Floyd's The Wall to Berlin, Germany last night, and on Tuesday he joined a protest to protect one of the last...
| Mar 26, 2012
| 4:35 PM
Joliet’s Fire Station No. 3 has a new home at the Chicagoland Speedway. Firefighters this month week moved into their new digs. The station, funded …...
| May 18, 2012
| 4:32 PM
2012 NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race airs Saturday, May 19, beginning at 7pm ET on SPEED. The 28th NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race takes place Saturday, May 19, at Charlotte Motor Speedway, with the winner receiving a $1 million prize. Drivers qualify by...
| May 15, 2012
| 4:34 PM
During its first competition, Conant High School’s engineering club won two first place trophies for an electric car its members have been building since the …...
| Mar 14, 2012
| 8:16 AM
Imagine learning how to drive from an IndyCar driver.
Now you can. Beginning in April, the Miles Ahead program will partner former drivers with teen drivers to give them a lesson in controlling a car in challenging situations.
"It is so important that...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Faulkton: Charles Hadrick, 79, of Faulkton passed away Monday, March 12, 2012, at Avera St. Luke's Hospital in Aberdeen.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Thursday, March 15, at the United Church, Faulkton, with Pastor Bill Hoffman officiating. Burial...
| Mar 20, 2012
| 1:01 PM
Bristol Motor Speedway owner Bruton Smith says he began contemplating changing his Tennessee track immediately after Sunday night's NASCAR race.
But Smith doesn't believe Sunday's poor attendance was related to fans' displeasure with the current style of...
| Mar 22, 2012
| 2:55 PM
The only consolation local stock-car drivers had during C.E. Falk's historic rise to dominance the past three seasons was that he was a slow starter. Now, there's not even that.
Falk opened 2012 with a head of steam and a $10,000 check earlier this month...
| Mar 26, 2012
| 9:16 AM
If you're traveling later this week near Martinsville, you may want to prepare for traffic delays.
NASCAR will be racing at Martinsville Speedway from Friday through Sunday.
The Virginia Department of Transportation says it will be placing signs and...
| Mar 28, 2012
| 6:01 PM
Bristol Motor Speedway owner Bruton Smith says he'll make changes to the track after spending a week reviewing input from fans.
Smith did not say Wednesday what exactly he'll do to the track, but an announcement could come in about two weeks.
| Mar 29, 2012
| 5:33 AM
The Virginia Department of Transportation encourages race fans driving to and from Martinsville Speedway for the Goody's Fast Relief 500 race on April 1 to follow recommended traffic patterns as posted on signs and message boards.
VDOT will place many...