Racing notes: Millen leads Pikes Peak qualifying

...Rod Millen led qualifying for the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb on Thursday...hybrid Suzuki and Regester, a two-time Pikes Peak winner, finished in 4:48.94 in...Unser, youngest daughter of 13-time Pikes Peak champion and three-time Indianapolis...

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4 quirky traditions in small-town Colorado

...CRAWFORD COFFIN RACES: Situated just south of Colorado Springs, backing into the foothills, Manitou Springs is the entryway to Pikes Peak and attracts visitors to its picturesque downtown shops and restaurants. The quaint town was founded in 1872, for the...

Ga. police chief arrested for sex solicitation

...as chief to gain the trust of the young men. The GBI began investigating after a relative of an alleged victim contacted the Pike County Sheriff's Office. Authorities say Roberts also gave a code to one of them so the young man could get county gas for...

Wimmer, Gaughin win in wild races

FOUNTAIN, Colo. - Scott Wimmer won the NASCAR Busch 250 at Pikes Peak International Raceway on Saturday in a race that saw a track record 15 lead changes. Wimmer led for 70 laps and took the...

Overtime: Ray holds off pair in stretch for IRL win

...seconds ahead of Hamilton and 2.166 seconds in front of Dismore, with Buddy Lazier placing fourth and Sam Schmidt fifth on Pikes Peak International Raceway's one-mile oval. Ray, who moved slightly ahead of Scott Goodyear in the Indy Racing League's...

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Bill Kirby: Mother Nature can be worrisome

...rolling on the (Ohio and Mississippi) river."And Anthony and Susan Lamb, of Gibson, Ga., made it to Mount Rushmore and Pike's Peak. "Amazing sites, beautiful weather!" they report. TODAY'S JOKE: Felix was playing golf with the town fire chief...

John Pruden

...John was born in Newburgh, Indiana and was preceded in death by his wife of 64 years, Nancy Hoskins Pruden; sister, Deloris Pike; brother-in-law, Pat Ward and brother-in-law, Frank Wilhite. He is survived by: daughter, Leslie P. Foley (Kevin...

Pike splits DH vs. Swainsboro

SWAINSBORO -- Pike County baseball coach Hank Aldridge knew...assignment in Class AA by playing host to No. 4 Pike County. So he's not worried about splitting...series Saturday. No. 2 Swainsboro defeated Pike County 7-5 in Game 1 but dropped Game...

Westside sweeps Pike County

...impossible to describe Westside's sweep of Pike County in the quarterfinals of the Class...compliment his fastball. He breezed through Pike's power-lifters with command of a knuckler...outstretched Steve Hardy took a hit away from Pike County. Center fielder Logan Jackson threw...

Aquinas 17, Pike County 14

...Turnage and Walter Utley combined for 194 yards rushing and Michael Johnson threw for two touchdowns as Aquinas rallied past Pike County 17-14 Friday in a non-league game. Utley had 98 yards rushing and a touchdown while Turnage had 96. Johnson hit...

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