CMS gets little love from county at summit on budget and bonds
The school board and Superintendent Ann Clark got no encouragement – and a lot of public scolding – at a two-hour meeting with Mecklenburg County commissioners, who control all construction money and about one-third of the district's annual operating ...
Panel to study salaries for Montgomery County elected officials
... Mike Meador; financial adviser Thomas Grayson, appointed by Commissioner Charlie Riley; consultant Mitch Hausman, appointed by Commissioner James Noack; and Conroe ISD Deputy Superintendent Chris Hines, appointed by Commissioner Jim Clark ...
Indy 500 champions call safety measures greatest innovation
Jack Brabham brought the first rear-engine car to Indy in 1961, and its advantages in power and handling were quickly realized. Jim Clark drove one to victory in 1965, and within four years, not a single front-engine roadster would qualify for the race.
Dave MacDonald's crash: 'When your mom cries you cry, right?'
The year before being hired to drive Mickey Thompson's car at Indianapolis, MacDonald won the prestigious Los Angeles Times Grand Prix, where a collection of drivers at Riverside International Raceway included a pair of Formula One champions (Jim Clark ...