9:30 AM Aug 7, 2015
Robbie Allison delayed his racing career at the request of his mother, Liz, but is making up for lost time by running at a number of tracks, including Highland Rim Speedway.
Son of Davey, grandson of Bobby
12:35 PM Jul 22, 2015
I’m still not sold on the theory of global warming, but there’s no question that we’re undergoing global aging, and folks in my age-category have to be especially careful when we’re outdoors during the scorching dog days of August.
9:30 AM Jul 22, 2015
In happier times, Mt. Juliet’s John Earheart (third from left) is joined in victory circle by girlfriend, Cortney, and team owner, Mark Noble, of Lebanon, (at Earheart’s left, beside trophy) along with the rest of the crew as they celebrated last season’s track championship at Nashville’s Fairgrounds Speedway. So far, this season has been bumpier, but he remains optimistic.
Mt. Juliet’s John Earheart, driving for Lebanon’s Mark Noble, cruised to the track championship last season at Nashville’s historic Fairgrounds Speedway with hardly a hiccup along the way.
10:30 AM Jul 8, 2015
Mt. Juliet native Hannah Garrett is pulling double duty this season, racing at Nashville's Fairgrounds Speedway and Highland Rim Speedway.
From 'Little Danica' to 'Drama Queen', Garrett's on track
10:30 AM Jun 20, 2015
Carthage track idle last five years
11:30 AM Jun 2, 2015
Seventh deadline comes and goes
11:30 AM May 8, 2015
At age 14, Lebanon’s Dylan Fetcho is not old enough for a driver's license. But that doesn't keep him from getting behind the wheel and going 75 mph. It's all perfectly legal -- Dylan does his speeding on racetracks. He started racing go-karts at four, and this season he is competing in the Legends Series at Highland Rim Speedway and Nashville's Fairgrounds Speedway. "I've always enjoyed racing," says Dylan, who is chauffeured to the tracks by his dad Scott, race car in tow, and then he takes over. "I like
he is competing in the Legends Series at Highland Rim Speedway and Nashville's Fairgrounds Speedway
10:30 AM Apr 7, 2015
Lebanon's Kelli Lawson, whose dad Roger Cunningham is co-owner of Highland Rim Speedway, is a racing fan who could talk about the sport night and day. And virtually does. In addition to her weekly track announcing duties, Kelli is part of a new radio show that recently debuted, partnering with talk-show veteran Larry Weakley. The show is broadcast live from the Tilted Kilt sports pub in Hendersonville Tuesday nights from 7-8. It is carried on 1010 WHIN AM, and also on the station's website, increasing its a
"We discuss any and every topic related to Highland Rim racing," Kelli says.
3:30 PM Apr 3, 2015
Bobby Hamilton Jr.    arcaracing.com
he is competing in the ARCA Series, which makes an April 11 stop at his home track of Fairgrounds Speedway
11:30 AM Mar 27, 2015
Mt. Juliet native John Earheart, left, and team owner Mark Noble of Lebanon, hope for another championship run this season at Fairgrounds Speedway.
Last season Earheart and Noble won four of eight races on their way to the division championship
12:30 PM Feb 28, 2015
"Frankly, I'm not sure we'll ever see racing there again," Terrell Davis
8:30 AM Feb 11, 2015
Submitted to The Democrat Chase Johnson of Mt. Juliet is getting ready for another racing season. At age 8, the Mt. Juliet Christian third-grader already has won a quarter-midget championship.
Chase won 11 races, sat on 12 poles and set a track qualifying record on his way to the Junior Honda Series title
9:30 AM Jan 29, 2015
Larry Woody • The Lebanon Democrat The completion of the sale of Nashville Superspeedway drags on, raising questions concerning the track's future.
Hamilton back on track
9:30 AM Jan 16, 2015
Lebanon racer Jeff Young, right, is ready for a new season, along with his sons Randall, left, and Preston, who is the defending Legends Series champion at Fairgrouns Speedway.
The races he lost were to his son Preston, who captured the Legends Series championship at Fairgrounds Speedway
12:30 PM Dec 26, 2014
(George Page • Lebanon Democrat/File) Carl Edwards performs his trademark backflip out of his racecar after winning the final race at Nashville Superspeedway in 2011.
The deadline for finalizing the purchase of Nashville Superspeedway has been extended once again, with the deal now scheduled to be completed by Jan. 26.
12:30 PM Dec 9, 2014
Mt. Juliet resident Roger Cunningham, assisted by daughter Kelli Lawson, appeared at a "Racing for Roger" day at Highland Rim Speedway, where the track co-owner almost lost his life in an August accident.
"I don't remember anything except the machine suddenly starting to topple over, and falling toward the ground," Cunningham says.
1:30 PM Nov 5, 2014
Chase Johnson, a 3rd-grader at Mt. Juliet Christian Academy, collected 11 checkered flags this season in Quarter Midget racing.
At the ripe old age of 8, Chase Johnson recently notched his first racing championship