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Dark days are over for thriving raceway

...the things that we have done," Browning said. Browning knows about padlocked tracks. He was in charge of North Carolina Speedway at Rockingham, when its long history with NASCAR ended. Browning transferred to Darlington, where some figured...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/05/12/nas_198509.shtml
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Old track finds new niche with image makeover

...Darlington Raceway president Chris Browning knew he was in a fight for survival two years ago when he moved from North Carolina Speedway in Rockingham, N.C., a track that did disappear from NASCAR's schedule after nearly 40 years of racing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/05/12/nas_81112.shtml
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Atlanta unhappy with hall location

...BEEF? The 30,000 empty seats two weeks ago at California Speedway spawned new criticism over NASCAR dropping North Carolina Speedway from the schedule. The racetrack at Rockingham used to boast the second race of the season, but California...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/03/09/nas_68438.shtml
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NASCAR notebook

...him because he's one of the few people to actually challenge NASCAR's power and win. Because of Ferko, North Carolina Speedway was closed and that race was moved to Texas. "I'm a fan first, and that's why I got involved," Ferko...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/11/06/nas_20247.shtml
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Buzz of Chase quiets critics

...Browning says lighting technicians will make adjustments next week. Browning, the former head of the defunct North Carolina Speedway, moved into his new home recently. He says the workers were taken by the August light show. "They kept saying...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/09/14/nas_428505.shtml
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Fans try to save Pee Dee raceway

...anyone to speak firsthand of what the consequences can be," said Browning, the former head of recently sold North Carolina Speedway at Rockingham, N.C. Despite Browning's efforts the past 12 years, NASCAR took one, then the other, of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/07/07/nas_421355.shtml
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Darlington gets lapped by newer tracks, loses race

...date from Darlington and the only date from the North Carolina Speedway in nearby Rockingham and giving them to tracks...Carolina tourism officials point out that with the North Carolina Speedway losing its only race, Darlington is the only...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/16/nas_415766.shtml
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Goodbye to the Rock; NASCAR taking races to Texas, Phoenix

...schedule will no longer include North Carolina Speedway, better known as "The...executive vice president of North Carolina Speedway. Plenty of factors chipped...100.4 million to buy North Carolina Speedway from International Speedway...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/15/nas_415664.shtml
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NASCAR takes one race from Darlington

...date from Darlington and the only date from the North Carolina Speedway in nearby Rockingham and giving them to tracks...Carolina tourism officials point out that with the North Carolina Speedway losing its only race, Darlington is the only...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/15/nas_415665.shtml
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California: 'Terminator' track

...twoNASCAR Nextel Cup Series races thisyear. Owner International SpeedwayCorp. took one of its races away fromthe North Carolina Speedway andmoved it west to Southern California.The vacuum created by an area with-outprofessional football was too...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/04/22/nas_413015.shtml
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