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There’s more going on mid-week than normal in the world of NASCAR, so here’s a quick update. Brad Keselowski won’t be racing at sold-out Iowa Speedway Saturday night after a hard crash he sustained while testing Wednesday at Road Atlanta. Keselowski won last week’s Nationwide Series race at Lucas Oil Raceway in Indianapolis, and had planned to [...]

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Aug 4th, 2011 | Filed under Marsha Hoffman

Two NASCAR Nationwide Series drivers are facing adversity in two very different situations. First, it’s hard to grasp how widespread the horrible string of tornados that has ravaged the South this week. But if you think of it in terms of race tracks, areas near Talladega Superspeedway in Talladega, Ala., Bristol Motor Speedway in Bristol, Tenn., and [...]

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Apr 28th, 2011 | Filed under Marsha Hoffman

Despite the fact I’m swamped today, I couldn’t let the day pass without a remembrance to The Man, the Intimidator. He would drive you crazy – running over Terry Labonte at Bristol, rattlin’ his cage and all. But then there was the guy who finally – finally – won the Daytona 500 in 1998. Dale [...]

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Feb 18th, 2011 | Filed under Marsha Hoffman

Yes, it’s been awhile. A long while. Too long. Big sigh – if there were only 25 hours in the day! I had to chuckle while attending a youth boys and girls basketball tournament last weekend. Spotted Saturday at Bellevue’s Lied Center – current Nebraska football coach Bo Pelini, watching his son play. Spotted on [...]

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Dec 23rd, 2010 | Filed under Marsha Hoffman

It’s hard to believe it’s July 12 already. The World Cup is over, and Spain was the victor. I nearly forgot the game was on yesterday as much of the hoopla for the United States ended when our team was eliminated. But I did catch all of the extra time, including Spain’s game-winning goal. I [...]

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Jul 12th, 2010 | Filed under Marsha Hoffman