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May 14, 2015

Pondering poll strategy

When I was asked to join the panel of voters for DirtonDirt.com’s Top 25 power rankings this season, I was a little hesitant at first. For starters, despite being involved in the industry for better than two decades, I wanted to make sure that I was qualified.

I’ve only covered Dirt Late Model racing on a national level sporadically over the last five or six years, so the last thing I wanted to do was do a disservice to the JRi Shocks-sponsored weekly poll.

I’ve been involved with a number MORE

April 16, 2015

Making difficult decisions


I planned to use this space this week to rave about another thrilling race at Duck River Raceway Park, as the World of Outlaws Late Model Series was supposed to be in town last Friday. I’ve bragged repeatedly about the delight that Duck River provides and has provided in exhilarating finishes time and again as of late.

But alas, the race was rained out, leaving me home alone with little to do.

I was able to go check on the progress of our steel-headed engine that we’re putting together and am MORE

April 9, 2015

Racing promotion thrives

Each year at my day job — publisher of a small weekly newspaper in the smallest county in Tennessee — I am tasked with coming up with a full 12-month calendar’s worth of promotions for four different departments. Though I work at a small weekly, we’re owned by a large parent company that owns about 30 newspapers in four states. So naturally, despite the small size of my publication, I’m treated in the same regards as the larger papers in our group.

Therefore, promotions, promotions, MORE