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John Wes Townley will be held out at Pocono

...to run the ARCA race Friday and NASCAR's truck series race today.Townley has competed in all 10 truck series races this year, with a season-best...career Sprint Cup victories, along with truck and Nationwide series championships, and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-08-01/john-wes-townley-will-be-h
Kyle Larson sets Pocono track record

...will also drive in the Nationwide series race at Iowa Speedway. Larson also has a doubleheader with a ride in Saturday's truck series race at Pocono.Kevin Harvick, Kyle Busch, Jamie McMurray, Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Danica Patrick completed the top...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-08-01/kyle-larson-sets-pocono-tr
GM recalls 800,000 vehicles

...bringing its annual total to 60 recalls covering almost 30 million vehicles. The latest recalls cover nearly 823,000 cars, trucks and SUVs mostly in North America but including a small number of exports. Here are the models covered and details of the recalls...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2014-07-31/gm-recalls-800000-vehicles
Big discounts help US auto sales sizzle, with best July sales since 2006

...paying an average of $1,000 less for a Ford Fusion sedan than they did a year ago, Felice said.But demand for SUVs and trucks remains strong, and so does pricing. Overall, Felice said, buyers are still paying $800 more per vehicle than they did...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/smart-shopper/2014-08-01/big-discount
Aiken police seek 3 suspects in robbery

...will face charges of armed robbery.The three suspects are believed to be traveling together in a newer model red Dodge Ram truck with South Carolina tag IVZ511.Anyone with information can contact Crimestoppers of the Midlands at 888-CRIME-SC.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-08-01/aiken-police-looking-t
Police officers hold day camp for youths

...office to give the children an opportunity to see inside the fire truck and interact with firefighters.The sirens and yells from kids on Lt. Carlton Bradley's mini fire truck could be heard from across the field."We tell them they can yell...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-07-31/police-officers-hold-d
Across Georgia

...sledgehammer crashed through her windshield and landed a few inches from her leg around 6:30 a.m.Campbell said a dump truck had just passed her. The only clue left behind: The hammer has the name "Jeff H." on it.Principal quits job after 2 DUI...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-31/across-georgia
Ray Guy's impact on NFL continues to be felt

...was the star attraction.Despite his popularity, Guy remained humble. When the pair traveled across country, Guy drove the truck with the attached trailer carrying his name."People would see the name on the trailer and they would flag us down," Sang...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-08-01/ray-guys-impact-nfl-continues
Augusta man dies by lethal injection

...across Willean Hall, 36, and Leroy Linwood, 30, parked near Bush Field airport. Mr. Linwood was shot and thrown into a truck. Ms. Hall was kidnapped, raped and shot. The assailants threw both victims into the river, leaving behind the blood-stained...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/11/07/met_324670.shtml
AAA Carolinas: Top South Carolina substandard bridges on Interstate 26

...is considered structurally deficient, meaning it is in relatively poor condition and/or inadequate to handle the weight of trucks crossing it.The Charlotte, N.C., motor club compiles the list based on Department of Transportation data factoring in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-30/aaa-top-sc-substandard-bridge