Daily Archives: April 15, 2016

Fayetteville woman sets new record with oldest car to round AMS track

A bit of whimsey, maybe, but Atlanta Motor Speedway officials Friday afternoon announced a new track record, though this time not for top speed. A 1909 Stevens-Duryea Torpedo Speedster set the record for “oldest car to complete a lap” in Atlanta Motor Speedway’s 56-year history. The car was driven by its owner, Fayette County’s own…

Mary Frances McBride

Mary Frances McBride, 91, of Fayetteville passed away on August 14, 2016.  She was born in Brooklyn, New York on March 16, 1925 to Joseph and Mary Josephine Nelson.  She was a member of St. Gabriel Catholic Church in Fayetteville.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Deacon Carl McBride; her sons, James Patrick…

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