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Tales of Tvlvteke

Clinton, South Carolina, Friday, October 23, 2015, 9:03 a.m. Talladega. It must be more than “border town” in Creek, which is the official explanation. According to no less a source than Wikipedia, the Creek (and/or Muscogee) word is “Tvlvteke.” Tvlvteke … Continue reading

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If the Tide Don’t Roll, the Eagle Goes to War

Clinton, S.C., Friday, May 2, 2014, 10:44 a.m. I can’t help but pine a little for Talladega Superspeedway. I went to every race there for 40 years. Now I’m on a three-race sane streak. In the 1990s, the place scared … Continue reading

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