Wednesday, January 28, 2015
1012 C Street  •  Floresville, TX 78114  •  Phone: 830-216-4519  •  Fax: 830-393-3219  • 

WCN Site Search


Lost & Found

Lost: Shadow, black female mixed Lab, last seen by F.M. 1303 and Broken Arrow, Jan. 11, white patch on chest, tail curls when happy, 30 lbs. Call/text 817-705-1116.
Lost: Puppies, from CR 361 area in La Vernia, they are grey, black, and white, 1 male, 1 female, both had studded collars, kids miss them. Any information call 210-551-8228.

VideoLost: Black and white male Cocker Spaniel, around Pecan Park in Floresville on Jan. 7, wearing black collar with silver paw prints, reward! 830-393-2227.
More Lost & Found ads ›

Help Wanted

CPA office needs seasonal help! Duties to include data entry, clerical and administration functions, office located in Falls City. 830-254-3741 or 830-393-3242.
Now hiring Class A CDL drivers, dispatchers and mechanic. Drivers must have tankers and Hazmat. Roll off, end dump, and vacuum experience preferred but not required. Will train. Mechanics must have general maintenance experience with Semi trucks and trailers. For more information call 830-569-8144 or 903-754-4157. Pick up an application at Henry Howard Services, LLC, 980 Humble Camp Rd., Pleasanton, Texas 78064. 
More Help Wanted ads ›

Featured Videos





Video Vault ›

NASCAR News


NASCAR Sprint Showdown moves to Friday




E-Mail this Story to a Friend
Print this Story

Disclaimer:
Amanda Vincent is responsible for this content, which is not edited by the Wilson County News or wilsoncountynews.com.

January 28, 2014 | 1,771 views | Post a comment

In 2014, the Sprint Showdown will not be the same night as the Sprint All-Star Race at Charlotte Motor Speedway, immediately preceding the main event as in years past. Instead, the Sprint Showdown will be moved to May 16 (Friday), preceding the Camping World Truck Series race at Charlotte scheduled for later that evening.

Instead of the Sprint Showdown, the last chance race to get into the All-Star Race, the All-Star event will be preceded on Saturday (May 17) by qualifying to set the starting grid for the event. That qualifying will consist of three laps for each entrant and those three laps will include a mandatory four-tire pit stop.

“These changes mean fans get even more bang for thier buck here at the greatest place to see the race,” Charlotte Motor Speedway President and General Manager Marcus Smith said. “In addition to watching the trucks battle on Friday night and rocking with a pre-race concert with Jack Owen on Saturday, fans will be treated to back-to-back nights of Sprint Cup Series action as drivers leave everything on the track with a $1 million payday on the line.”

Eligibility requirements for the Sprint All-Star Race remain unchanged. Drivers who won a Sprint Cup points-paying race in 2013 and who win a points-paying race in 2014 prior to the May 17 All-Star Race, Sprint Cup champions from the past 10 years and the last 10 All-Star Race winners will automatically be eligible to race in the main event and will not compete in the Sprint Showdown. Drivers already in the All-Star Race include Jimmie Johnson, Carl Edwards, Matt Kenseth, Kasey Kahne, Kyle Busch, Kevin Harvick, David Ragan, Tony Stewart, Greg Biffle, Martin Truex Jr., Brian Vickers, Ryan Newman, Joey Logano, Brad Keselowski, Jamie McMurray, Jeff Gordon, Denny Hamlin and Kurt Busch.

Drivers competing in the Sprint Showdown will be racing for two of the final three spots in the All-Star Race. The top-two finishers will advance, as well as the winner of an online fan vote.

Follow Stock Car Spin on Twitter @SCSblog or like Stock Car Spin on Facebook. Amanda’s also on Twitter @NASCARexaminer and has a fan/like page on Facebook: NASCAR Examiner
 
« Previous Blog Entry (January 28, 2014)
 


Your Opinions and Comments

Be the first to comment on this story!

You must be logged in to post comments:



Other NASCAR News

Nascar News side bar
Blue Moon Karaoke & DJTriple R DC ExpertsHeavenly Touch homeChester WilsonAllstate & McBride RealtyVoncille Bielefeld homeEast Central Driving School

  Copyright © 2007-2015 Wilson County News. All rights reserved. Web development by Drewa Designs.