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NASCAR races on at Indy after Johnson contracts coronavirus

NASCAR’s extravagant weekend at Indianapolis Motor Speedway has been rocked by its first driver testing positive for the coronavirus.

NASCAR orders pay cuts for employees of the racing series

NASCAR has ordered staff pay cuts across its entire company until the stock car series returns to racing.

Ryan Newman released from hospital; Chastain to race Las Vegas

Ryan Newman has been released from a Florida hospital two days after a frightening crash on the final lap of the Daytona 500.

NASCAR changes rules to try to improve short-track racing

NASCAR has changed the rules on its aerodynamic package for short tracks and road courses because the racing didn't improve at those venues under rules introduced last season.

Kyle Busch blows past field for 1st Charlotte points win

It was Busch's first win in 29 tries points-racing at Charlotte and gave him a series distinction like no other with wins at all 23 tracks on the top series.

NASCAR driver takes to the sea with Coast Guard

NASCAR Driver Alex Bowman made a pit stop at Wrightsville Beach Thursday to spend some time with the US Coast Guard.

Kyle Busch to race for title after Martinsville victory

It was Kyle Busch, who punched his ticket into NASCAR's championship race with a victory in overtime of a race that turned wild very, very quickly.

8-year-old Leland boy winning big on racing circuit

While most 8-year-old kids enjoy their weekends by hanging out with friends or even just watching tv, Reed Whitney from Leland is hitting the racing circuit across the country and winning a lot while doing it.

Kurt Busch wins Daytona 500 for Stewart-Haas

Kurt Busch has won the Daytona 500, surviving a crash-filled season opener to win the race for the first time in 16 tries.

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AMC Theatres celebrate cinema week with all you can eat popcorn

In celebration of Cinema Week, AMC is firing up its popcorn machines and inviting guests to arrive hungry, as moviegoers can enjoy “All You Can Eat” popcorn with the purchase of any size popcorn beginning today. 

Brunswick County Health Services to hold COVID-19 vaccination clinic at WWAY Event Center

Brunswick County Health Services will be hosting several pop-up vaccination clinics this week including one at the WWAY Event Center in Leland. Appointments are not required for these special clinics. 

McDonald’s announces when its new loyalty program will launch

McDonald's will launch its first-ever nationwide loyalty program July 8. It's aimed at expanding McDonald's customer base and enticing existing patrons to be more loyal in the highly competitive world of fast food.

Background checks blocked a record high 300,000 gun sales

Records show the number of people stopped from buying guns through the U.S. background check system hit an all-time high of more than 300,000 last year amid a surge of firearm sales.