Denny Hamlin on pole for Sprint Cup race at Martinsville

MARTINSVILLE, Va. - Winning the pole position for the Goody's Headache Relief Shot 500 wasn't big enough to be any consolation for Denny Hamlin's lost season, but it helped.After missing...

Johnson can push points lead at Martinsville

...Johnson has eight of them.Every contender in the Chase for the Sprint Cup knows Johnson is the driver to beat in today's Goody's Headache Fast Relief Shot 500. For most, the plan is to stay close and minimize the loss of points."You can almost...

Emotional victory at Martinsville has Gordon in title hunt

...gratifying as Sunday's win at Martinsville Speedway.The 42-year-old driver saved his best for the final 100 laps in the Goody's Headache Fast Relief Shot 500 to win for the first time this season. It was a tearful return to Victory Lane, one that...

Harvick denies Junior

...watching at home on television.But it didn't bother him for long.As fans cheered Earnhardt's late-race lead in the Goody's Fast Pain Relief 500, Harvick quickly changed the mood with a pass that took him to victory at the famed short track...

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Gunman asks store clerk for powder, water

...a man with a towel over his face entered the store at 3134 Wrightsboro Road around 10 a.m. and asked the clerk for Goody's Powder and a bottled water.When he returned to the clerk, he placed a gun on the counter and asked for money, police...

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Drugmaker GlaxoSmithKline to sell Aiken facility

...that it planned to sell this year.Along with the product-line downsizing, which includes the well-known painkiller Goody's and sleeping aids Nytol and Sominex, the company said it is also offering its Aiken facility to potential buyers.Glaxo...

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Hendrick waits for win No. 200

...representative for Hendrick Motorsports has carried a box of special hats to each of the past 12 races, including today's Goody's Fast Relief 500 at Martinsville Speedway.The hats commemorate the organization's 200th win in Sprint Cup Series history...

Across the river

...accepted 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. every Saturday and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. every Tuesday starting Saturday, Jan. 16; Old Goody's Store in Aiken Exchange Shopping Center, 2535 Whiskey Road, Aiken; annual sale 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, March...

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Used CDs are a playful bargain

...weeks and going to a used-CD store and paying eight bucks for it," he said. Ray Walls, assistant manager of Sam Goody's in the Augusta Mall, said he doesn't see the used-CD trade as a threat to his end of the retail business. Stores...

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Sponsors unite to get more for less

...GlaxoSmithKline, the company that makes Tums, Goody's and Nicorette. All three of those...of a race at Martinsville, Va.; Goody's as a race sponsor; and Nicorette...it took a lot of what we did with Goody's for the last 20 years." Simply...