Currently 10th in the ARCA Series presented by Menards Championship points standings and having the weekend off, Thomas "Moose" Praytor will return to his home track, Mobile International Speedway, to compete in the inaugural Southern Super Series 125 on Saturday night.
After spending the first half of 2013 season bouncing from Daytona-Mobile-Salem-Talladega and having just returned from a 1,400 mile hauler drive to Toledo, Praytor is looking forward to being back at Mobile International Speedway.
Familiarity will not be a problem for the ARCA Rookie this weekend at MIS. Praytor cut his stock car racing teeth at Mobile, earning a couple of US Army Rookie of the Year Titles including top 5 finishes in the Championship standings in each division as he's moved up the racing ladder.
The Miller Lite 125 presented by VDL Fuel Systems on Saturday night is part of a Southern Super Series Gulf Coast Double header weekend with Pensacola 5 Flags Speedway getting the party started on Friday night with round one of their Blizzard Series.
The Southern Super Series consist of 16 Super Late Model races contested at 5 different venues, Nashville's Fairground Speedway, Gresham Motorsports Park, Montgomery Motor Speedway, Pensacola's 5 Flags Speedway and Mobile International Speedway. The Series culminates with running of the All American 400 at Nashville's Fairground Speedway in November.
Ten University of South Alabama football players were honored with the release of the 2013 all- Sun Belt Conference teams on Wednesday, December 11, and Jaguar head coach Joey Jones was selected the league's Coach of the Year.
An arrest has been made in the robbery to the Country Breeze convenience store on Old Pascagoula Road in Grand Bay.
The Fairhope Police Department recently arrested three young men in connection with multiple cases of burglaries in town.
Three people are dead after a shooting near the University of South Alabama Tuesday, December 10. Mobile Police said China Barber, Augustus Bennett, and Robert Sprinkle were the victims of what police call a murder-suicide.
Mobile police have released the names of three shooting victims. Police say the shooting was the result of domestic violence.
Bay Area Food Bank, Christian Food Pantry, and American Flooring and Cabinets join together to feed families in need this Christmas season.