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ROCKINGHAM — Seat Time Racing School is known for training drivers like 93-time NASCAR winner Jeff Gordon.

But some folks just want to have fun.

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ROCKINGHAM — A veteran NASCAR driver is facing a fine from NASCAR after the sanctioning body accused him of testing at Rockingham Speedway.

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ROCKINGHAM — Richmond County is in line to receive more than $32 million in appropriations with the passage of the state budget.

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Thursday, 11 November 2021 13:52

Wienermobile rolls into Rockingham

ROCKINGHAM — The Oscar Mayer Wienermobile rolled into Richmond County early Thursday afternoon with an assortment of appearances scheduled for the weekend.

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ROCKINGHAM — More than 100 cars wound their way around the Rockingham Speedway roval this weekend during the National Auto Sport Association’s Speedtoberfest — the organization's return to the track for the first time in nearly 15 years.

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ROCKINGHAM — Three drivers took the checkered flag in their respective events Sunday to wrap up the three-day East Coast Truck Festival, becoming the first winners on Rockingham Speedway’s oval track in eight years.

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Sometime around 1956, Rockingham’s John McNeill opened the one-third-mile Rockingham Speedway dirt track. It did not take long for it to become the Saturday night or Sunday afternoon place to be.  

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ROCKINGHAM — Expected rainy weather has led to one weekend event being pushed back a week.

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ROCKINGHAM — Trucks Gone Wild and ProMark Entertainment are  joining forces to announce the 2021 East Coast Truck Jeep & Off-road Festival, taking place Oct. 7-10 at historic Rockingham Speedway.  

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ROCKINGHAM — A tire shortage has led promoters and track officials to postpone what was to be the big comeback event at Rockingham Speedway.

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