The Hawkins County Sheriff's Office plans on taking 30 juveniles into custody one Saturday afternoon in December, but there will be early release for good behavior — into Walmart for a $150 shopping spree.
Cherokee Race Park recently wrapped up its weekly points racing and drivers from Hawkins and Sullivan counties were among the top finishers at the Rogersville dragstrip.
Jimmie Johnson saw an opportunity to snap a 58-race losing streak and went for it. It cost him a shot at an eighth NASCAR championship and allowed Ryan Blaney to steal a surprise victory on Sunday.
For the first time Saturday the Amis Mill Historic Site will play host to a Random Rods Car Show which has brought as many as 1,000 classic cars to Rogersville in the past when the event was hosted by Otis and Kathy Eldridge's "Memory Lane".
The cost of providing a decent Christmas to each child is between $75 and $100 each, which puts the ministry’s annual budget for Christmas for the Children right around $20,000. Saturday’s Toy Run raised $1,650.
Also in this week’s Racing Notes, Nick Saban added fuel to the fire concerning rumors about the next Battle at Bristol football game involving Alabama and NASCAR drivers are bracing to take on the Charlotte roval.
With another huge performance in his late-season surge, Brad Keselowski finished up front again — and he’s got NASCAR’s “Big 3” looking over their shoulders.
Dillon Hodge, a 15-year-old Sullivan South student, won Friday night’s special season-capping Late Model Stock feature at Kingsport Speedway.
Brad Keselowski snatched victory from Denny Hamlin in the final laps of the Brickyard 400 on Monday to give Roger Penske a sweep this year at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
Persistent rain washed out the Brickyard 400 and delayed the conclusion of NASCAR’s regular season.
Robbie Ferguson went out a winner and a championship contender in his final season as a full-time driver at Kingsport Speedway.
Citing a lack of funding to remain competitive, Furniture Row Racing announced Tuesday it will close its doors at the end of the season.
Brad Keselowski provided perhaps the biggest throwback at the Southern 500: giving Team Penske its first victory at Darlington Raceway in 43 years.
“Just as soon as we got the checkered flag and my guys were yelling over the radio that we’d won the championship, it was all I could do to just be able and drive the car around the track on the cool-down lap.”
Championship Night at Kingsport Speedway will crown track champions in five NASCAR Whelen All-American Series divisions plus include a Fan Appreciation program and fireworks show.