By Ben DeatherageCOTTAGE GROVE, Ore. – After a disappointing cancellation due to rain, last weekend, Cottage Grove Speedway returns to racing on Saturday, July 16. It will be BMD Night, with the local Bohemia Mining Days festivities taking place the same weekend, as well as Ladies Night.The special promotion for Ladies Night is that all ladies ages 18 and older, get into the races for free. Karl Chevrolet Northern SportMods are on the evening’s program.Pit gates open at 2 p.m. and the front gates open at 4 p.m. Racing starts at approximately 6:30 p.m.
By David Smith Jr.MEEKER, Okla. (Aug. 27) – Point leader Andy Shouse started on the pole and held off a last lap challenge by Jake Martens to win his first Sprint Series of Oklahoma IMCA EMI RaceSaver Sprint Car feature of the season Saturday at Brill Motor Speedway’s inaugural Pat Suchy Memorial.Shouse began to enter lapped traffic entering turns three and four on the final circuit as Martens dove low entering the same turns and tried to slide in front of Shouse. The current national point leader held on, however, to take his first series feature victory of the season by just one car length.Chad Koch held on for third while Blake Dacus and Joe Wood Jr. rounded out the top five.Shouse and Dacus started on the front row for the 25-lap feature with Shouse taking the lead as the green flag fell. By lap five, Shouse had opened a 10-car length advantage over Dacus and approached slower cars on lap nine. Shouse, working the bottom of the track, stretched his advantage to a half stretch lead at midway.Lap 17 saw the night’s final caution flag fall and set up an eight lap dash to the checkered flag.The Sprint Series of Oklahoma will be back in action in three weeks for a doubleheader weekend. It all starts on Friday night, September 16, at Southern Oklahoma Speedway in Ardmore before heading to Longdale Speedway in Longdale, Okla., where they will join forces with the Kansas-based United Rebel Sprint Series.Feature results – 1. Andy Shouse; 2. Jake Martens; 3. Chad Koch; 4. Blake Dacus; 5. Joe Wood Jr.; 6. Shayla Waddell; 7. Cody Whitworth; 8. Lloyd Clevenger; 9. Brandon Long; 10. Sheldon Barksdale; 11. Brandon Jennings; 12. Chris Kelly; 13. Alison Slaton; 14. James Fabian; 15. Tanner Conn; 16. Jerry Jumper; 17. Mike Scott; 18. Chuck Bellefeuille; 19. Justin Fisk; 20. Joseph Miller; 21. Sterling Huff.
A Donegal pub has won the nationwide #paintmypub competition which was run by Crown Paints Ireland.The popular Callaghan’s Bar in Churchill was selected along with THREE other pubs and will now have an incredible exterior makeover done by Sandtex Exterior Paints. The competition stated that the FOUR pubs that received the most ‘likes’ on Facebook wold win the makeover by Sandtex.Thanks to incredible support from all over Donegal, Callaghan’s Bar Churchill made the top four and will now avail of this fantastic makeover by experts from Sandtex.Owner of the hugely popular bar Declan Callaghan couldn’t hide his delight when he received notification he had won and took to Facebook to express his joy.Declan posted on the Callaghan’s Bar Facebook page, ” Woooohooo we’ve won, and it’s all thanks to you!!!!! “It’s now official the votes have been counted and the winners announced.“We would like to say a huge thank you to everyone who liked and shared our photo on Crown Paints Ireland Facebook page #PaintMyPub competition.“You have enabled us to win this fantastic prize, now the fun starts, picking the colours. Any suggestions anyone? Advertisement “Please share this post on to all your friends we really appreciate all the support we received during the competition.“Thanks again everyone! 🙂 DONEGAL PUB WINS NATIONAL #PAINTMYPUB COMPETITION was last modified: June 10th, 2015 by Mark ForkerShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:#paintmypubCallaghan’sChurchillDonegal BarFeaturesnews