| Sep 4, 2011
| 6:48 PM
Rain has forced the postponement of the NASCAR Sprint Cup race in Atlanta until Tuesday at 10 am Central Time. NASCAR president Mike Helton made the announcement on the race broadcast that they made the unusual decision to move the race back 48 hours...
| Sep 6, 2011
| 11:28 AM
Jeff Gordon dominated much of the rain-delayed AdvoCare 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway on Tuesday and then won a duel with Hendrick Motorsports teammate Jimmie Johnson for his third Sprint Cup Series win of the season.
Gordon held about a 2-second lead...
| Sep 9, 2011
| 10:57 AM
Nine drivers have already clinched spots in the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship. NASCAR's new wild-card provision has left a variety of possibilities for the final four positions headed into Saturday night's race at Richmond International Raceway....
| Sep 10, 2011
| 7:54 PM
Kevin Harvick snapped out of his slump in time to storm into the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship.
Harvick picked up his fourth win of the season Saturday night by winning at Richmond International Raceway. The victory ties Kyle Busch for most in...
| Sep 12, 2011
| 10:35 AM
So the Chase is set and Kansas' favorite son is on the outside looking in. More dishearteningly, Clint Bowyer is also 10 weeks away from the end of the season and he still has no ride for next year.
To no one's big surprise the news broke last weekend in...
| Mar 19, 2011
| 5:48 PM
What a crazy day. I participated in the Douglas County Severe Weather Symposium for most of the morning and early afternoon. I presented a talk concerning the research I did a few years ago, about what would happen if the tornados that affected the...
| Mar 30, 2011
| 11:08 AM
Residents in York and James City counties ranked among the top 10 for health outcomes in Virginia, according to a new report.
York ranked fourth and James City County seventh in the County Health Rankings report released by the University of Wisconsin...
| Sep 15, 2011
| 7:19 PM
Students and faculty at Emporia High School are in shock after a popular teacher died this week after being struck by lightning.
School officials brought in counselors Thursday to help students and staff cope with the death of Spanish teacher Patti...
| Sep 14, 2011
| 6:56 PM
There appears to be one fewer option for Clint Bowyer in 2012. FOXSports.com is reporting that Richard Petty Motorsports has withdrawn it's offer for the Emporia, Kansas native to drive one of its race cars next season.
"We are no longer in discussions...
| Sep 16, 2011
| 10:40 AM
Multiple reports out of Chicagoland Speedway say that a deal between Clint Bowyer and Michael Waltrip racing will soon be announced. ESPN.com says the deal could be finalized by the end of the week.
Team owner Michael Waltrip tweeted on Friday, "MWR...
| Sep 17, 2011
| 12:29 PM
Matt Kenseth will open the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship on the pole at ChicagoLand Speedway.
Kenseth had the fastest qualifying lap Saturday with a speed of 183.243 mph in his Roush Fenway Racing Ford. It gives him the first starting spot in...