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NASCAR's Hollywood

...Carolina. Charlotte's city motto is, "Racing was built here. Racing belongs here." Nearby Mooresville calls itself "Race City, USA." Everything between Greensboro, N.C., and Charlotte is considered stock-car country. When awarding Charlotte...
Roush feels singled out by car limit

...weekend's Checker Auto Parts 500, moving Phoenix into the same class as towns like Daytona Beach, Talladega, and Dover as race cities that openly embrace price gouging. The daily rate, including tax, for cars at Phoenix's Sky Harbor International...
6 compete for three positions on panel

...who has been suspended with pay since Feb. 6. Some residents say Chief McMillan has been singled out because of his race. City leaders blamed the cleanup delay on a lack of money, though an infusion of federal funds has allowed New Ellenton to...
NASCAR breaks ground on school for mechanics

...Institute, the 5 Off 5 On center will be located in Mooresville, a small town 25 miles north of Charlotte nicknamed "Race City USA" because of the estimated 100 different businesses located there related to auto racing. "Race teams strive to...
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City puts faith in housing plan

...was 14 acres of brush and weeds behind Schofield School. The new housing is expected to attract families of different races. City Council member Lessie Price sees that as a plus. Not just where Busch Homes used to be, but in every area where the...
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...For more information, call the Georgia State Patrol at (706) 595-2622. RICHMOND COUNTYCity attorney wins statewide race City Attorney Jim Wall has been chosen president-elect of the county attorney section of the Association County Commissioners...
N.C. town is home to majority of race teams

...but Mooresville now considers itself as the sport's true home. The sign at the Interstate 77 exit says it all: "Race City USA." More than half - 20 of 39 - of the full-time teams on the Nextel Cup Series based their operations within 15...
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...telephone from Mariehamn, the Aland capital with a population of 10,000. ***** MOORESVILLE, N.C. -- Only in "Race City USA" could the police cars be sponsored by NASCAR teams. The town board has approved the concept of NASCAR sponsors...
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Ways enjoy life in the fast lane as drag boat family

...Calif., native, who resides with wife Karen and 8-year-old daughter Stacey in Mooresville, N.C. (also known as Race City, USA), is owner of the Pump-N-Shop top fuel hydro. Drag boat tickets What: Augusta Southern Nationals When...