Garlits Tops Blaney’s Dixie Finals Field

By RANDY LANEYStates Sports Writer Drag racing superstar “Don Garlits heads up the lineup for Saturday’s ninth annual Dixie Finals at Blaney Drag Strip in Elgin. The 44-year-old Florida native, who has scored over 200 victories and earned more than $3 million in his 25-year career will face Clayton Harris, Allan Starr and Bob Edwards in the featured Fuel Dragsters division of the $14,000 program. … Continue reading Garlits Tops Blaney’s Dixie Finals Field

Earl Talmadge Bowen

1897 Earl Talmadge was born November 22, 1897 in Blaney, Kershaw County, South Carolina, a son of Earl Hampden Bowen and Annie Bailey Bowen. 1900 Census Information: According to the 1900 United States Census recorded on June 8, 1900, Earl Bowin (30) owned a farm in Wateree Township, Kershaw County, South Carolina, with whom he shared with his wife of 3 years, Annie Bowin (26). … Continue reading Earl Talmadge Bowen

Bluegrass ’76

Bluegrass ’76Saturday September 11 Come Early Music Starts at 11 AM Blaney Drag Strip Located 20 miles norht of Columbia on U. S. 1 Elgin, S. C. *MAC WISEMAN*HICKORY WIND*NEW GRASSREVIVAL *MANY, MANY MORE Save Your Tickets For Fabulous Door Prizes!You do not have to be present to win. Advance Tickets $3.50At Gate – $4.00 For Information803-798-0791 or803-798-1028 September 10, 1976  State (published as The State)  Columbia, … Continue reading Bluegrass ’76

Bluegrass ’76

Bluegrass ’76Saturday September 11 Come Early Music Starts at 11 AM Blaney Drag Strip Located 20 miles norht of Columbia on U. S. 1 Elgin, S. C. *MAC WISEMAN*HICKORY WIND*NEW GRASSREVIVAL *MANY, MANY MORE Save Your Tickets For Fabulous Door Prizes!You do not have to be present to win. Advance Tickets $3.50At Gate – $4.00 For Information803-798-0791 or803-798-1028 Continue reading Bluegrass ’76

Bluegrass ’76

Bluegrass ’76Saturday September 11 Come Early Music Starts at 11 AM Blaney Drag Strip Located 20 miles norht of Columbia on U. S. 1 Elgin, S. C. *MAC WISEMAN*HICKORY WIND*NEW GRASSREVIVAL *MANY, MANY MORE Save Your Tickets For Fabulous Door Prizes!You do not have to be present to win. Advance Tickets $3.50At Gate – $4.00 For Information803-798-0791 or803-798-1028 Continue reading Bluegrass ’76