Wednesday, August 29, 2012
Tuesday, August 28, 2012
Date: August 23, 2005–August 30, 2005
Category: Category 5 Hurricane (SSHS)
Affected areas: Mississippi, Louisiana, The Bahamas, South Florida, Cuba, Alabama
Total fatalities: 1,833
Highest winds: 174 mph (280 km/h)
Lowest pressure: 902 mb
Tuesday, August 21, 2012
Michael James Garrett Jr.:
"Very excited about this! We want to thank God for his blessings and want to thank the community and everyone that has helped out to make this reopening happen! If you want to apply come get an application and God bless!"
Monday, August 13, 2012
BALDWIN – Hall of Fame racer Buck Simmons, 66, of Baldwin died Sunday.
Born Charles Leroy Simmons on July 31, 1946, he was known to both friends and competitors as Buck.
Buck Simmons smiles in Victory Lane after winning the
final race at Lakewood Speedway in Atlanta in 1979.
Simmons died Sunday at age 66.
(Photo/Robert Turner/Courtesy of RaceweekIllustrated.com)
McGahee-Griffin and Stewart Funeral Home, Cornelia, is in charge of arrangements.
|Buck Simmons is shown at age 16 with his race car.|