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On certain weekends you can drive through Marston and hear the roar of engines in stereo.

Published in Opinion

RALEIGH — Steve Earwood, who in 1992 realized a lifelong dream with his purchase of Rockingham Dragway, was recognized Tuesday, July 23, on the floor of the North Carolina General Assembly for his contributions to the state, Richmond County and the city of Rockingham.

Published in Local Sports

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. — Rockingham Dragway owner Steve Earwood is being honored for lifetime contributions to the sport during the June 15-16  17th annual NHRA Hot Rod Reunion at Beech Bend Raceway.

Published in Local Sports

ROCKINGHAM — The upcoming Epicenter music festival will have the largest economic impact of any event ever held in Richmond County, according to County Manager Bryan Land.

During his report to the Board of Commissioners on Tuesday, Land said attendance is “expected to eclipse 90 to 100,000 attendees and the economic impact will be larger than any NASCAR event we have ever hosted.”

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