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HEAT team sparks change in driver behavior, officials say

...with a focus on aggressive and drunken drivers.The grant paid $250,000 in the first...They're changing the mindset of the drivers here in Richmond County."The grant...he hopes HEAT will continue to affect driver behavior throughout the county.It's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-03-29/heat-team-sparks-chang
Ferrari ends long run by Mercedes in Malaysia

...SEPANG, Malaysia - Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel won the Malaysian...Verstappen became the youngest driver to score points in Formula One...he was hired and from now on drivers must be at least 18 to compete...LARSON OUT: Sprint Cup Series driver Kyle Larson remained hospitalized...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-03-29/ferrari-ends-long-run-merc
Emotions will run high at Martinsville in first short track race of the season

...throughout the 500-lap race.All 43 drivers know, make that expect, to get upset...their cars will be pushed around by other drivers. They know they will do their share of...dented fenders and crumpled bumpers.Drivers will finish with a high level of irritation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-03-28/emotions-will-run-high-mar
Schools urged to get back to basics in technical education

...continue to be difficult to fill across the nation, according to the Bureau of Labor Sta tistics, followed by sales, commercial drivers and information technology positions.In Georgia, 60 percent of available jobs fall in this "middle-skill level" category...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-27/schools-urged-get-back-bas
Car service demand booms during Masters Week

...airports, the tournament, housing and dining and entertainment establishments.He also will bring on about 32 additional drivers that week. Jones said he likes to recruit teachers, not only because they have the entire week off work, but for their ability...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-03-27/car-service
Joey Logano takes Martinsville pole; Chase Elliott earns spot in field for Sprint Cup debut

...first Cup race. Just crazy how much different of a world this is on this side of things, being timed so close."With 45 drivers attempting to make the field, Ron Hornaday Jr. and Brendan Gaughan missed out.Elliott hopes to make five starts in the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-03-27/joey-logano-takes-martinsv
Joey Logano wins first truck race of his career

...champion won for the first time in the series to become the 26th driver to win in all three of NASCAR's top series.The green-white-checker...to the hospital was precautionary and he was hopeful that the driver would be cleared to race on Sunday.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-03-28/joey-logano-wins-first-tru
Richmond County schools add GPS bus tracking

Ron Thomas has worked with several GPS tracking systems since he took a job as a Richmond County school bus driver five years ago, but the latest upgrade has become his favorite.Thomas' bus is one of roughly 160 in Richmond Coun ty's fleet...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-03-27/richmond-county-schools-a
Defending champ Will Power has top speed at IndyCar practice

...of the longest in series history.? Justin Wilson will race in the Indianapolis 500 for Andretti Autosport.The British driver is an 11-year veteran of the IndyCar Series. He has seven career wins. FORMULA ONE: In Sepang, Malaysia, Lewis Hamilton...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-03-27/defending-champ-will-power
Gas tax change would hit out-of-state drivers, House speaker says

...an annual fee on every vehicle to fund transportation, House Speaker David Ralston said Thursday, because out-of-state drivers would pay with every fill-up.Ralston was comparing the thinking behind the House version of a sweeping transportation-funding...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-03-20/gas-tax-change-would-hit