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Robert Holman

Robert lives in Lynchburg, Tenn., and is DirtonDirt.com's weekend editor. He also operates Jimmy Gray Motorsports, a Middle Tennessee team.
January 22, 2011

Spreading the news

As the sports editor of a local newspaper which publishes about 10,000 papers three days a week, I’m constantly trying to keep little league parents and soccer moms alike happy. It’s a tough chore. Throw in the occasional meeting with my superiors, and well, it’s not always the job I thought it would be when spending thousands of dollars on my college education.

It does afford me the time and freedom, however, to pursue my racing passions, so I take the good with the bad and roll on. Just MORE

January 14, 2011

A better perspective

While sitting in our trailer after our Limited Late Model heat race during Ice Bowl XX at Talladega (Ala.) Short Track last week, a range of emotions swirled through my head. On one hand, I was looking at a very good race car with hardly a scratch on it. On the other hand, I had just watched that same car lead five laps of a 10-lap heat, before slipping up out of the grove and eventually getting shoved completely out of a transfer spot with just a handful of laps left.

I felt like we’d just MORE

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