Depression-era colony cashing in on Johnny Cash's fame

...named for a state government administrator, covered 16,000 acres reclaimed from a swamp and carved into 20- or 40-acre homesteads.The government cleared 2 acres to put up a house, a barn, a chicken coop and outhouse, then it was up to residents to...

It's 'every man for himself' in fight to stay in Chase

...an automatic berth into the finale at Homestead-Miami Speedway. Gordon earned his...he needs to win Phoenix to make it to Homestead."At this point of our season it's...us up for racing for a championship at Homestead would be the biggest one of the year...

History hunter tracks graveyards

...often equates with identifying homesteads, Mr. Slaton said. His research...the site of your family's homestead." Those who ride with Mr...1975 and started documenting homesteads five years later. Many of...Documenting graves and old homesteads QUOTE: "I don't fish...

Harvick wins Homestead to claim first championship

HOMESTEAD, Fla. - NASCAR wanted a championship format that put a premium on winning...Harvick took it even further Sunday, making winning the only option at Homestead-Miami Speedway.Harvick drove from sixth to second in a single lap...

3 drivers make Chase finale as Junior wins at Phoenix

...They will join Jeff Gordon next weekend in the finale at Homestead-Miami Speedway, with the series title decided by finishing...Keselowski also missed the finale.Gordon had the only spot at Homestead locked up before the race, thanks to his win at Martinsville...

Kyle Busch cruises to Xfinity Series win at Phoenix

...fourth to give Gibbs three of the top four spots.Points leader Chris Buescher was 12th. With one race left next week at Homestead, Buescher is 18 points ahead of defending series champion Chase Elliott, 22 in front of Ty Dillon, and 24 ahead of Regan...

Jimmie Johnson still putting up a fight

...starting spot for Sunday's race.There are seven drivers vying for three spots next week in the title-deciding finale at Homestead-Miami Speedway. Only Jeff Gordon has clinched a berth in the final four."There's nothing better," Johnson said...

Jimmie Johnson's victory kept more spots open

...spots will be filled by the highest-ranking drivers in the standings. SELLOUT: The season-finale Ford EcoBoost 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway is sold out, the track announced, setting up what should be the biggest crowd there since NASCAR expanded...


...who declined to disclose details of the discussion. He said attention was now being turned to the championship weekend at Homestead-Miami Speedway.Kenseth was suspended two races for intentionally wrecking Joey Logano as payback for an earlier incident...

Plan adds to tax freeze talk

...being promoted by Mr. Richardson, R-Hiram, the taxable value of a homestead would not rise more than 1 percent a year. Additionally, education property taxes on homesteads would be done away with, while all taxes on motor vehicles would be...