Johnson City Press Tuesday, July 7, 2015
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Big weekend planned for Muddy Creek

Big weekend planned for Muddy Creek

June 2nd, 2015 9:26 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Muddy Creek Raceway hosts the third annual AMA Red Bull Tennessee National, billed as the biggest motocross race in the entire Southeast, this Saturday.

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Byrd having fun, success at Volunteer

Byrd having fun, success at Volunteer

May 28th, 2015 8:58 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Tim Byrd doesn't get too stressed with racing. While others might get wrapped up in the dangers of driving in excess of 100 mph around a 4/10-mile dirt track, it gives the Jonesborough racer time to relax from the pressures of his daily life.

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Pro Stock drivers set for Bristol

Pro Stock drivers set for Bristol

May 27th, 2015 9:44 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Drag racers Erica Enders-Stevens and Allen Johnson are hopeful as they head into next month's NHRA Thunder Valley Nationals at Bristol Dragway for entirely different reasons.

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Labonte chassis wins at Volunteer

Labonte chassis wins at Volunteer

May 26th, 2015 9:37 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Just three days after Terry Labonte was named as part of the NASCAR Hall of Fame Class of 2016, the Longhorn chassis built by the company which he and his brother Bobby own found its way to victory lane at Volunteer Speedway.

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Get ready for racing's big weekend

May 19th, 2015 10:22 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Sunday is the biggest racing date on the calendar with the Monaco Grand Prix in the morning, the Indianapolis 500 in the afternoon and the Coca-Cola 600 running that evening and well into the night.

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Anticipated game valuable for all involved

Anticipated game valuable for all involved

May 17th, 2015 10:18 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Make no mistake about it, the Battle at Bristol football game scheduled for Sept. 10, 2016, is proving to be a valuable recruiting tool for all parties involved.

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Jonesborough drivers take top spots at Volunteer

Jonesborough drivers take top spots at Volunteer

May 12th, 2015 9:55 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Tim Byrd won for the second time this season at Volunteer Speedway last Saturday night and it was the third time in four races, his No. 24 Chevrolet has been in victory lane.

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May 6th, 2015 9:03 am by Jill Coggins

Mitzi Townsend of Elizabethton, TN has been a diehard Jeff Gordon fan since the day he started racing.

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Some surprises after season's first 10 races

Some surprises after season's first 10 races

May 5th, 2015 10:41 pm by Jeff Birchfield

For all of the predictable moments, there have been some major surprises and a couple more results which are not as surprising when you give them further examination.

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Hetrick dominant in Muddy Creek victory

Hetrick dominant in Muddy Creek victory

May 2nd, 2015 11:36 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Joel Hetrick overcame a first-lap tangle and rode his Honda to a dominating win in Saturday's Mountain Dew ATV MX National Championship race at Muddy Creek Raceway.

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