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Sebring's first race winner still takes in the excitement
Looking out at the raceway from the comfort of a hotel lounge, Bob Deshon said he could still feel the sense of the time, the rush of the event, the glory of the day, As he stood inside the Chateau Elan Hotel on the grounds of the Sebring International Raceway, Deshon, who won the first Twelve Hours of Sebring in 1950, said although the race is ... (more)
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2014 Sebring 12: USCR Qualifying Results
By PaddockTalk.com Staff Writers The TUDOR United SportsCar Championship series has completed qualifying at Sebring International Raceway for the 62nd Annual Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring Fueled by Fresh in Sebring, Florida.
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Kenneth V. Graham
Kenneth V. Graham, 80, Fulton, died on Wednesday, March 12, 2014, in Sebring, Fla.
Hertz Corporation Expands Porsche Motorsport Partners in North America
Following last week's announcement of the new worldwide Porsche factory racing team livery with the "Porsche Intelligent Performance" theme, Porsche Motorsport North America and The Hertz Corporation have expanded their involvement of the past two years into a formal partnership, including Hertz sponsorship of the newly-formed Porsche North America ... (more)
Thu Mar 13, 2014
A cat sits on the wing of a 1949 North American T-6G airplane in Bob Tullius' hangar at the Sebring Regional Airport on Wednesday.
Dean Quickest in Mazda MX-5 Cup Practice One from Sebring
Hometown driver John Dean, of Sebring, Fla., drew first blood in the opening practice of the 2014 SCCA Pro Racing Mazda MX-5 Cup Presented by BFGoodrich Tires season, setting the fastest time of the session.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Bud Whitlock won re-election to the Sebring city council on Tuesday.
In the wake of another Sebring city election with low turnout, some people renewed discussion of the possibility of moving the election to November to coincide with federal, county and state elections, or at least giving voters the opportunity to decide.
Sebring man and woman injured in Polk County accident
A Sebring man and woman were injured Sunday evening after they were ejected from a motorcycle while trying to avoid hitting a vehicle in front of them that was involved in an accident with another vehicle, according to a press release from the Polk County Sheriff's Office.
Sheriff's Office provides security at race
Lance Yasenchak, a technician with the Highlands County Sheriff's Office, works on setting up the phone system in their mobile command center in the green park area at the raceway on Tuesday morning.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
SCCA Pro Racing takes to the winding runways of Sebring
Although most of the major press will focus on the 62nd Anniversary Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring Fueled by Fresh From Florida, there are several days of racing preceding the historic endurance classic.
Sleep Soundly, America: 81-Year-Old Lady Jailed for Feeding Birds
An elderly woman violated her probation by leaving bread crumbs out in her yard for crows and will remain behind bars.
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BMW Motorsport Heads to Historic Sebring
This week the racing world is congregating in Sebring, Florida for a week of great sportscar racing highlighted by the 12 Hours of Sebring, the longest half-day in racing.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Sebring goes to the polls today
The Sebring city election is being held today, and registered voters can cast their ballots from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. for three spots on the city council.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Retirement doesn't keep Tito Ramos from serving those less fortunate
Above left: Pastors Tito Ramos and Joe Valentine pray last month during a meeting of the Jericho Prayer Team.
Gunman shot dead following standoff in Sebring
The incident started at approximately in Sebring. According to a Highlands County Sheriff's Office report deputies were dispatched to that location in response to a shots fired call.
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Deputy shoots and kills suspect in Highlands County
Just before 5 a.m. on Sunday, March 9, Highlands County Sheriff's Deputies were called to shots being fired at homes on Plantation Road in Sebring.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Early settlers stand outside of Milt Baker's Grocery, the first store in Sebring, in 1911.
A steamer trunk on display at Avon Park's Depot Museum originally belonged to Mary King, one of the city's first permanent residents.
Mural debuts at Sebring 312-foot wide depiction is an homage to racing
Accounting manager Kathy Malie was driving down Haywood Taylor Boulevard one day and saw the blank concrete wall in front of E-Stone USA Corp. Behind it are the bins of gravel-sized rocks that make up tiles and granite slabs for table tops, counters and floors.
Mazda racer Tristan Nunez speaks on distracted driving at Sebring High School
Tristan is well versed on the subject, having spoke at dozens of high schools across the country in addition to attending the inaugural Florida Distracted Driving Summit.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Commissioners weary of long-term issues
Canale, a commissioner herself in the 1990s, had suggested five weeks ago that a gun and archery club be allowed to lease a mined-out Avon Park clay pit.