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  • Dating pressed glass can take some serious detective work

    Q: This candy dish has always been in my family. It was a gift to my great-grandmother and has been handed down for generations. At the top is written in white, "My wife 1909." I cannot determine origin and history. Can you tell me anything about it? A:...
  • Jimmie Johnson makes it two NASCAR wins in a row with Dover victory

    Jimmie Johnson makes it two NASCAR wins in a row with Dover victory
    Jimmie Johnson dominated again at Dover International Speedway, extending his track victory record to nine. He followed last week's victory in the Coca-Cola 600 with another sensational run in a race red-flagged for 22 minutes because of a pothole in...
  • Jeff Gordon earns his first victory of the year

    Jeff Gordon earns his first victory of the year
    Jeff Gordon grabbed the lead in the final laps at Kansas Speedway and held on for his first victory of the season and 89th overall. The 42-year-old Gordon held off a hard-charging Kevin Harvick on the final lap to move into the Chase for the Sprint...
  • Kurt Busch outduels Johnson at Martinsville

    Kurt Busch outduels Johnson at Martinsville
    MARTINSVILLE, Va. -- Kurt Busch got by Jimmie Johnson with 11 laps remaining at Martinsville Speedway on Sunday and was able to hold off Johnson in the closing laps to win the STP 500 Sprint Cup race. "I didn't know if we'd be able to do it," Busch...
  • Kurt Busch takes NASCAR Sprint Cup win at Martinsville

    Kurt Busch takes NASCAR Sprint Cup win at Martinsville
    MARTINSVILLE, Va. -- Kurt Busch passed Martinsville master Jimmie Johnson for the lead with 10 laps to go Sunday and held off the eight-time victor to win at Martinsville Speedway for the first time since October 2002. Johnson, with eight wins in 25...
  • Inside the BRD: Bruton's Marcus Carter, Lonnie Swinton earn first team 2A All-State basketball honors

    Bruton High seniors Marcus Carter and Lonnie Swinton, who led the Panthers to a 26-2 record, Bay Rivers District, Conference 33 and 2A East Region titles - as well as a runnerup finish in the 2A state tournament championship game - have been selected to...
  • Late Thursday UPDATE: Multi-sport high school results and honors

    Boys basketball GROUP 2A ALL-STATE Player of the Year: Caleb Tanner, Floyd County. Coach of the Year: Kenny Murphy, Dan River. First team: Caleb Tanner, Floyd County, Sr.; Marcus Carter, Bruton, Sr.; Tremaine Edmunds, Dan River, Jr.; Terrell Edmunds,...
  • Kyle Busch wins the pole for NASCAR race at Martinsville

    MARTINSVILLE, Va. -- Kyle Busch has seen it time and again at Martinsville Speedway. Driving down pit road, heading back onto the track and in contention for the lead, Busch is used to seeing the pole-sitter gun the engine just off the jack and reassume...
  • NASCAR Truck Series race postponed until Sunday at Martinsville

    NASCAR Truck Series race postponed until Sunday at Martinsville
    MARTINSVILLE, Va. -- The NASCAR Truck Series race at Martinsville Speedway was rained out Saturday and will be made up as part of a rare doubleheader at the track Sunday. The Sprint Cup race will start at 1:13 p.m., and NASCAR and track officials aim to...
  • Tony Stewart takes pole for NASCAR Sprint Cup race in Texas

    Tony Stewart takes pole for NASCAR Sprint Cup race in Texas
    FORT WORTH, Texas -- Tony Stewart knocked Brad Keselowski from the pole as qualifying ended Saturday at Texas Motor Speedway. Stewart waited right until the end of the final round to attempt his lap and circled the speedway at 195.454 mph to grab the...
  • NASCAR rain woes crushing early-season momentum

    NASCAR rain woes crushing early-season momentum
    It was a great weekend for ducks in Texas, as NASCAR welcomed the Duck Dynasty gang for a Sprint Cup Race. But hold off all the celebratory yay-hoos for The Duck Commander 500. For the third time in seven races this NASCAR season, the rain has been a...
  • Outta my way, I'm off to Orlando!

    Another NASCAR season is upon us, with the world's top drivers descending on Daytona Beach, Florida this month to begin their annual odyssey of continuous left turns in front of thousands of sunburned, overserved spectators who marvel at their skills...