FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — IndyCar drivers are finally back on the track for what usually would be the midpoint of their season. The open-wheel series is having an all-in-one-day event at Texas Motor Speedway to open its season nearly three months later than expected because of the coronavirus pandemic. The heat index was around 100 degrees during a two-hour practice session. Qualifying was set for later in the day before the 200-lap race on the 1 1/2-mile oval that night. The massive grandstands can hold more than 100,000 fans. But the were empty since no spectators are allowed. Texas was supposed to be the ninth of 17 races on the schedule.
By ANDREW DeMILLO LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas lawmakers are preparing to meet again amid the coronavirus outbreak, but legislative leaders say they hope to wrap up work in less than two weeks. Legislative […]
By RALPH D. RUSSO, the Associated Press The Power Five conference commissioners met to discuss the growing concern over whether the coming college football season will be played. And players took to social media to […]
TEXARKANA — A free COVID-19 testing operation will be available on Friday, May 15 at the old Excel ER next to the Hopkins Ice House at 4102 Gibson Lane in Texarkana. Anyone experiencing fever and/or […]