Leadership Calhoun County Finds Gatorade Victory Lane At Talladega
Several groups of classmates participating in this year's Leadership Calhoun County civic leadership program visited Talladega Superspeedway Thursday, Feb. 15 on a scavenger hunt designed to give them first-hand experiences at major destinations throughout the area. The team pictured above consists of Fred May, Shauna Carlisle, Patty Hobbs, Gilda Knighton and Andrew Burns. The 2007 racing season at Talladega Superspeedway kicks off with Aaron's Dream Weekend set for April 27-29. On Friday, April 27, fans will witness two NASCAR NEXTEL Cup Series practices, followed by The Birmingham News Qualifying for the NASCAR Busch Series. Saturday, April 28 will feature The Birmingham News Qualifying for the NASCAR NEXTEL Cup Series and the Aaron's 312 NASCAR Busch Series race. Then on Sunday, April 29, the stage will be set for the Aaron's 499 NASCAR NEXTEL Cup Series race. Kids age 11 and younger are admitted free of charge on Friday and Saturday of race weekend. To order tickets, call 1-877-Go2-DEGA (1-877- 462-3342). For our hearing impaired guests, please call TDD 1-866-ISC-TRAK (1-866-472-8725). Tickets also are available online at www.racetickets.com.