Tag archive for ‘Las Vegas’
By Dixie Haag On Sunday, March 7th, 2021
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Bars and Cigars are Stars for Weekend in Vegas

Las Vegas is one of my favorite places to be.  Before COVID, we made several fun trips there and for us Vegas always incudes mojitos and cigars.  As an English teacher, I am well aware of the affinity More...

By Mike Haag On Tuesday, April 3rd, 2018
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Former Funny Car World Champ Ron Capps senses excitement building for DENSO Spark Plugs NHRA Four-Wide Nationals

Courtesy of the NHRA LAS VEGAS – A year after getting his first NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series four-wide racing victory, Funny Car standout Ron Capps hopes the debut of the biggest spectacle in drag racing More...

By Mike Haag On Sunday, December 3rd, 2017
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NASCAR community fetes champion Martin Truex Jr.; honors retiring Dale Earnhardt Jr.

By Reid Spencer, NASCAR Wire Service LAS VEGAS – The centerpiece of Thursday night’s Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Awards Ceremony was Martin Truex Jr., a first-time champion who earned the title More...

By Mike Haag On Sunday, October 30th, 2016
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John Force wins 147th NHRA Funny Car race

  Story and photos courtesy of Elon Werner and Gary Nastase LAS VEGAS – John Force was racing in his 246th final round and he picked up his 147th win today at the NHRA Toyota Nationals at The Strip at More...

By Mike Haag On Sunday, October 30th, 2016
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Texas drag racer Steve Torrence hits jackpot in Las Vegas

To the victor go the spoils. Steve Torrence shows off the hardware he collected after winning Sunday’s 16th annual Toyota Nationals at Las Vegas. Photo by Mark Rebilas   LAS VEGAS, Nev. – Steve Torrence More...