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GRHOF Class of 2014 To Be Announced At GMP Sept. 13

By Brandon Reed Staff
EMAIL STORY CONTACT EDITOR PRINT
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Gresham Motorsports Park - Jefferson, GA / Photo: GMP Media
JEFFERSON, GA - Gresham Motorsports Park in Jefferson, GA is already a special place.

For the Georgia Racing Hall of Fame, it will be very special on Saturday, Sept. 13.

That’s when the track will host the announcement of the five newest inductees into the Hall of Fame, as the track holds Georgia Racing Hall of Fame night as a part of the PPG Paints Top Gun Sealants 100 Pro Late Model event.

The announcement was made Saturday night during the pre-race ceremony for the 31st annual World Crown 300 at the speedway.

As a part of the event, many Georgia Racing Hall of Famers will be present, and will be taking part in the pre-race autograph session, while several vintage and historic Georgia race cars will be on the premises.

In addition, the “Fast 15” semi-finalists will be on hand. The Class of 2014 to the Georgia Racing Hall of Fame will be announced as a part of the pre-race ceremony.

The PPG Paints Top Gun Sealants 100 is will also be in front of a national audience, as it will be telecast on a tape-delayed basis into more than 109 million homes across the United States and the Caribbean.

The “Fast 15” includes Dick Anderson of Chamblee, GA, Leon Archer of Griffin, GA, Charlie Burkhalter of Athens, GA, Harold Fountain of Martinez, GA, Julius Hughes of Atlanta, GA, Bobby Johns of Miami, FL, Tammy Jo Kirk of Dalton, GA, Ethel Flock Mobley of Atlanta, GA, Jack Pennington of Winston, GA, Rance Phillips of Waycross, GA, Wendell Roach of Lavonia, GA, Louise Smith of Barnesville, GA, Roscoe Smith of Griffin, GA, Sam Sommers of Sylvania, GA and Jimmy Thomas of Columbus, GA.

For more information on the PPG Paints Top Gun Sealants 100, visit racegmp.com.

For more information, call the Georgia Racing Hall of Fame at (706) 216-RACE (7223) or go online to georgiaracinghof.com.

Link: Georgia Racing Hall of Fame
Link: Gresham Motorsports Park
Associated Categories: Sports News, Professional Sports, NASCAR

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