| Jul 16, 2014
| 1:04 PM
In local public-affairs programming this weekened:
Westgate Resorts CEO David Siegel talks to Mike Holfeld on "Flashpoint" at 8 a.m. Sunday on WKMG-Channel 6. Siegel will talk about his purchase of the Orlando Predators, the recovery of his business and...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 6:08 AM
In local public-affairs programming this weekend:
Joie Chitwood, president of Daytona International Speedway, is Mike Holfeld's guest on "Flashpoint" at 8 a.m. Sunday on WKMG-Channel 6. They discuss the $400 Million "Daytona Rising" project and the Coke...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 6:50 PM
DAYTONA BEACH _ NASCAR welcomed Gov. Rick Scott as an honorary race official for the Coke Zero 400 at Daytona International Speedway on a drizzly Saturday night.
You could say that in World Cup terms, it was 1-nil, Mr. Scott over Florida gubernatorial...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 6:10 AM
DAYTONA BEACH _ Charlie Crist and NASCAR never seemed to be a good match. The mostly-conservative fan base wasn’t his target audience. And his co-pilot, driver Josh Wise, didn’t have the type of ride that seemed likely to win the Coke Zero...
| Jul 19, 2014
| 4:57 PM
NASCAR driver Brad Keselowski remembers slamming into a rival's car in Phoenix a few years ago, only to be summoned after the race by officials who scolded him for being too aggressive on the track.
Then NASCAR Chairman Brian France, the third...
| May 28, 2014
| 12:34 PM
Check out festivals and events in July across the state.
This list is organized by region.
Central Florida (including Orlando, Kissimmee, Daytona Beach, Sanford, the Space Coast, Lakeland/Polk and Lake County)
July 3: Red Hot and Boom, Altamonte...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 7:36 AM
The FSU Seminoles have conquered the college football world. Now, can they win a NASCAR race?
The Seminoles will be racing with NASCAR driver Brian Vickers, whose No. 55 Aaron’s Toyota will carry a special paint scheme honoring FSU’s 2013...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 12:57 PM
TALLAHASSEE – In the quest to provide “broad tax relief” to Floridians, one particular taxpayer has cut to the head of the line: the birthplace of NASCAR.
A Senate plan to help Gov. Rick Scott to his election-year goal of $500...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 7:49 AM
TALLAHASSEE – Gov. Rick Scott signed a bill Friday that could provide an taxpayer infusion for Orlando's planned soccer stadium and other sports stadium projects statewide.
The bill, HB 7095, passed the Florida Legislature on the last day of...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 1:21 PM
TALLAHASSEE -- With time running out on Florida's lawmaking session, another professional sports tax-break package is headed for a photo finish.
The Legislature is poised to pass a plan that could open the door for Orlando and Miami Major League...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 7:49 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- Good times or bad, the Florida Legislature has historically made a habit of slow-rolling its most cantankerous issues.
Although passing a budget is all they're constitutionally required to accomplish by May 2 -- and they had a $1.3...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 10:44 AM
TALLAHASSEE – The Florida House on Friday passed a plan to force future sports stadium projects to jockey against each other when they come to the Legislature seeking taxpayer subsidies.
The bill, HB 7095, has immediate ramifications for $600...