Cecil racetrack changes hands - WALB.com, South Georgia News, Weather, Sports

Cecil racetrack changes hands

CECIL, GA (WALB) - A popular south Georgia racing facility has a new owner.

Florida race track owner Ozzy Moya says he bought South Georgia Motorsports Park in Cecil from Larry Dean.

Dean built the track and took ownership back from Kim and Rowland Wood, after the Georgia Department of Revenue shut down the track last August, claiming the Woods owed at least $90,000 in sales tax revenue.

Moya says the first race at the drag strip will be next weekend.



Copyright  2015 WALB.  All rights reserved.

  • More WALB News10 HeadlinesMore News HeadlinesMore>>

  • Police alerted to Albany bank robbery

    Police alerted to Albany bank robbery

    Monday, May 21 2018 12:48 PM EDT2018-05-21 16:48:43 GMT
    (Source: Google Maps)(Source: Google Maps)
    (Source: Google Maps)(Source: Google Maps)

    WALB has confirmed that a bank robbery occurred moments ago, in downtown Albany. Officials say the Regions Bank on West Broad Avenue was held up, about 12:30. At this time, there are few details, but it's best to avoid this area for now, as law enforcement combs the vicinity for the robber or robbers. We will update this story with information as we receive it. Copyright 2018 WALB. All rights reserved.

    More >>

    WALB has confirmed that a bank robbery occurred moments ago, in downtown Albany. Officials say the Regions Bank on West Broad Avenue was held up, about 12:30. At this time, there are few details, but it's best to avoid this area for now, as law enforcement combs the vicinity for the robber or robbers. We will update this story with information as we receive it. Copyright 2018 WALB. All rights reserved.

    More >>
  • Voting chief concerned about turnout for Primaries

    Voting chief concerned about turnout for Primaries

    Monday, May 21 2018 12:32 PM EDT2018-05-21 16:32:34 GMT
    Georgia Primary Elections are taking place May 22. Dougherty County hopes for a big turnout. (Source: WALB)Georgia Primary Elections are taking place May 22. Dougherty County hopes for a big turnout. (Source: WALB)

    The primary elections narrow the field of candidates in the same party, and frequently decide who the nominee will be in the general election.

    More >>

    The primary elections narrow the field of candidates in the same party, and frequently decide who the nominee will be in the general election.

    More >>
  • Dublin VA hosts Memorial Day program

    Dublin VA hosts Memorial Day program

    Monday, May 21 2018 11:20 AM EDT2018-05-21 15:20:36 GMT
    The Dublin VA campus (Source: V. A.)The Dublin VA campus (Source: V. A.)

    Dublin VA Medical Center will host a  Memorial Day program to give recognition and  remembrance to individuals that  defended the nation and never came back home. 

    More >>

    Dublin VA Medical Center will host a  Memorial Day program to give recognition and  remembrance to individuals that  defended the nation and never came back home. 

    More >>
Powered by Frankly