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Boyhood Memories of Rapid Richard and Ol’ Wendell

Clinton, South Carolina, Friday, December 15, 2017, 8:02 a.m. Greenville-Pickens Speedway was the primary NASCAR venue of my boyhood. Twice a year, the half mile in the South Carolina foothills hosted Grand National (which became Winston, then Nextel, then Sprint, … Continue reading

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Among the First of the Dutton Deals

Clinton, South Carolina, Wednesday, December 13, 2017, 8:58 a.m. Was that only yesterday or 50 years ago? Fifty-two. A little more. Racing-reference.info says it was July 25, 1965. I was seven years old when I attended my first NASCAR race, … Continue reading

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What Do I Know?

Clinton, South Carolina, Friday, January 30, 2015, 10:52 a.m. Five men – Bill Elliott, Fred Lorenzen, Wendell Scott, Joe Weatherly, and Rex White – are being inducted into the NASCAR Hall of Fame. At some point in my life, back … Continue reading

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