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Augustans filled race track

...Aiken County Speedway and Augusta Motor Speedway on Gordon Highway near Grovetown...to purchase the 29-acre Augusta Motor Speedway property, have said they...Developers expect to regrade Augusta Motor Speedway's property, install new...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/10/13/met_272870.shtml
Metro
Track expects to open

George Bryan made it official Friday: Racing will be returning to the Augusta Motor Speedway. Mr. Bryan, chief executive officer of Eagle Developers, decided to go ahead with his previous plan to purchase the Gordon...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/09/18/met_270532.shtml
Metro
Speedway zoning change puts developer in doubt

Even though Columbia County commissioners unanimously agreed Tuesday night to rezone Augusta Motor Speedway, the green flag may not drop for a return of racing to Augusta. George Bryan, chief executive officer of Eagle Developers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/07/21/met_266072.shtml
Metro | Columbia County Commission
Planners approve rezoning

Despite opposition from several Grovetown residents, a plan to rezone Augusta Motor Speedway was unanimously approved for recommendation Thursday by the Columbia County Commission's Planning and Zoning Committee In a vote...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/07/02/met_264830.shtml
Metro | Columbia County Commission
Protests Grovetown race track plans

As a resident of the Grovetown area I have an interest in the news that the old Augusta Motor Speedway on Gordon Highway near Grovetown has drawn the attention of big-time raceway developers. They are seeking a change of zoning...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/06/17/op_263839.shtml
Opinion columns
Dispute shuts down auto race track

GROVETOWN -- Residents neighboring the Augusta Motor Speedway on Gordon Highway, may be accustomed to the rumble of engines every Saturday night, but they can expect quiet evenings for a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/07/10/met_232986.shtml
Metro
Speedway manager quits over dispute with owners

Duane Deese will no longer manage the Augusta Motor Speedway after a dispute with the dirt track's owners...letter to fans, drivers and supporters of the Augusta Motor Speedway. Deese could not be reached at the speedway Wednesday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/06/25/oth_231783.shtml
Other sports
Columbia County Health inspection results

...American Legion Post 192 Legion Road, Evans 1-12-98 97 Arby's 3864 Washington Road, Martinez 3-3-98 86 Augusta Motor Speedway 3157 Gordon Highway, Grovetown 7-19-96 Satisfactory(Not considered a restaurant, but occasionally serves...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/04/04/met_225464.shtml
Metro
Dirt-track races man's new love

...Oldsmobile Cutlass, destroyed in a 75-mph crash at Augusta Motor Speedway last fall. "I'm going to miss that car...the season starts again April 4 at Grovetown's Augusta Motor Speedway. Every Saturday evening until November, Mr...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/03/23/met_224685.shtml
Metro
Speedway races canceled

GROVETOWN - There won't be any racing this weekend at Augusta Motor Speedway. In fact, the remaining two months of the season have been canceled, owner Nancy Thomas said. She is now pondering legal action...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/09/11/met_214528.shtml
Metro