A Ton of Cocaine Seized in the Colombian Caribbean

first_img The Colombian Coast Guard seized 956 kilos of highly pure cocaine valued at about $ 30 million, after intercepting a boat in Caribbean waters, in which four men were traveling with the drug, reported the Colombian Navy on September 11. The boat, Pez Caribe, was intercepted at four nautical miles to the east of the Colombian island of San Andrés, after a chase in which the crewmembers tried to escape and threw some packages of the alkaloid (cocaine) into the sea. The Coast Guard counted on the support of a Navy patrol plane, according to a statement from the Force. The four crew members, along with the cocaine and boat, were handed over to the authorities of San Andrés. By Dialogo September 13, 2012last_img

NCPD: Two Shot Near Roosevelt Field Mall, Shopping Center in Lockdown

first_imgSign up for our COVID-19 newsletter to stay up-to-date on the latest coronavirus news throughout New York Nassau County Police investigate a shooting in East Garden City Wednesday near the Roosevelt Field Shopping Mall. (Long Island Press/Timothy Bolger)Nassau County Police confirmed Wednesday morning that two people had been shot by an unknown assailant about a mile south of the Roosevelt Field Shopping Mall.The shooting took place around 10:10 a.m. at a commercial building located at 645 South Street in East Garden City, according to police.Authorities describe the potential shooter as Asian, between 6 and 6-foot-2, wearing a red shirt and possibly a brown jacket. He fled the scene in a white SUV, possibly a Honda Pilot, say police, toward the shopping mall.Police and news helicopters circled the area Wednesday morning and several police vehicles were parked on Ring Road.Mall workers and the shopping center’s Facebook page confirmed it was in lockdown.A briefing by Nassau police is expected shortly.last_img read more

Mobile model: How credit unions can strengthen digital offerings

first_imgBy 2020, forecasts show more than 80 percent of consumers will use mobile banking. As this prediction illustrates, it is increasingly important for community financial institutions (FIs) to consider new methods for optimizing their digital banking platforms.Simply offering consumers a mobile banking option may not be enough for FIs to successfully compete in the digital space. Mobile should be just one element of an FI’s digital strategy. A recent CUTimes article outlines eight strategies for building a successful digital model. I’ve highlighted five of those tips below.Streamline channels — Using one platform to house all online and digital offerings affords FIs a uniform user experience across channels. Multi-channel offerings don’t have to result in a disjointed consumer experience.Emphasize convenience — Making it convenient and easy for consumers to create new accounts and roll over information from different FIs online can be a driver of account generation.Make it mobile — Community FIs should consider incorporating a more mobile look and feel to their websites, as this is increasingly the method consumers prefer to access online banking. continue reading » 11SHARESShareShareSharePrintMailGooglePinterestDiggRedditStumbleuponDeliciousBufferTumblrlast_img read more

Twitter hilariously interprets Trump’s latest lies about election rigging as his concession speech

first_img– Advertisement – Fox News commentator Jesse Watters, of the show “Watters World,” obviously begs to differ as evidenced in video Trump included with his perceived concession tweet. Apparently missing the part when Trump led us into a pandemic leading to more than 245,400 deaths, Watters said something “just doesn’t feel right” about Biden being president. “Joe Biden didn’t earn it. He didn’t really even campaign. He thought he was going to lose. You could see it. He ran a losing campaign. So 10 days after the election, how’s he ahead,” Watters asked.- Advertisement – CNN’s Jake Tapper tweeted: “Everything after ‘He won’ is a lie. But those first two words are accurate!” Writer Frederick Joseph tweeted: “He had me at ‘He won…’” And in answering screenwriter and former Republican David Weissman’s question asking why Trump even wants a job he doesn’t do, blogger Jeff Shuey summarized the exiting president’s time in office. “He never wanted the job. He just wanted the perks. He’s golfed over 300 days. #TrumpConceded by failing … again. He is a failed @potus He is a failed human,” Shuey tweeted.x And even though the president tried desperately to take back the words, deleting the post and instead tweeting “RIGGED ELECTION. WE WILL WIN!” in the eyes of many Twitter users, it was too late.  x Let me say it again for the people with the cheap seats: Trump led us into a pandemic leading to more than 245,400 deaths. The racist-in-chief can claim as many times as he wants that a brief election results error in one Michigan county somehow equated to millions of faulty ballots, but the simple truth is that Dominion Voting Systems, the election tech company linked to the error, didn’t trigger school closings throughout the country or send wide swaths of the American population into quarantine. The president’s mismanagement of the coronavirus did.RELATED: COVID-19 news: One-half of U.S. deaths could have been avoided; still no mask for Donald RELATED: Researchers attribute at least 700 deaths directly to Trump’s disease-ridden rallies- Advertisement – The Georgia run-off is January 5th. Request an absentee ballot by Nov. 18. Early in-person voting starts Dec. 14. And REGISTER TO VOTE here by Dec. 7.And give $3 right now to rip the Senate majority from Mitch McConnell’s cold dead hands. – Advertisement –last_img read more

Golden opportunity to buy Olympian Susie O’Neill’s long-term family home

first_img Video Player is loading.Play VideoPlayNext playlist itemMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 0:58Loaded: 0%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -0:58 Playback Rate1xChaptersChaptersDescriptionsdescriptions off, selectedCaptionscaptions settings, opens captions settings dialogcaptions off, selectedQuality Levels720p720pHD432p432p216p216p180p180pAutoA, selectedAudio Tracken (Main), selectedFullscreenThis is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. 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This modal can be closed by pressing the Escape key or activating the close button.PlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 0:00Loaded: 0%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -0:00 Playback Rate1xFullscreenHow much do I need to retire?00:58 Olympic swimmer Susie O’Neill with selling agent Christine Rudolph outside 401 Brisbane Corso.Designed by Harry Poulos Architects, the five-bedroom family home on an 875 sqm block has endured the passing of time well. A new-build when Susie bought it for $1.3 million, its modular exterior and open-plan layout were so avant-garde that 20 years on it fails to look dated. While the house has undergone some modifications over the years — a lick of paint, an updated room here and there — Susie said its footprint had remained the same. The house has an amazing view of Brisbane River. Yet coming to own the house in 2001 was somewhat accidental, according to Susie, after the pair stumbled upon it in a renovation write-up in The Courier Mail. “We thought, wow, look at that amazing home, but didn’t think more of it. Then we saw it again, I think it was a few weeks later, in the listings section; it was for sale,” she said. “We were house-hunting at the time but we weren’t really looking in Yeronga, until we saw that house.” This home will have you climbing the wallscenter_img The most viewed homes in Queensland this year “The layout of the house is quite open-plan, which at the time, I guess, was quite modern,” Susie said. “We thought it was space age,” she laughed. One feature of the property that has been a more recent addition is the pool with a Fast lane swim machine. One of only two in the country, you swim against a current to notch up distance while staying on the spot. The house has had minor renovations done to it since it was built in 2001.There is also a wide covered entertaining deck with a built-in barbecue and seating, and mature landscaped gardens that lead to a powered pontoon on the water.Yet, for Susie and the family, the home’s most remarkable feature is the view. The swimming pool has a Fast lane swim machine installed and is only one of two in Australia.“The house has the most amazing view of the river, which you see as soon as you walk through the front door.”More from newsParks and wildlife the new lust-haves post coronavirus8 hours agoNoosa’s best beachfront penthouse is about to hit the market8 hours agoShe fondly recalls times of when her children were young and she would rise early in the mornings, wrap a duvet around herself and, with a cup of coffee in hand, sit and watch the rowers go by. The decor is soothing and minimalist.It’s times such as these that have made walking away from the property so hard — for Susie at least. “I don’t think my husband is too concerned,” she laughed. “I think I get way more emotionally attached to things.“It was the first house we bought together and it is where we raised our two children. One of my favourite memories is of them running around under the sprinklers in the back yard, before we had the pool. So, yeah, it’s hard to let go.” Brisbane Corso is one of Brisbane’s most elite enclaves.The elite road of Brisbane Corso is one of the most coveted in the city for its views and privacy. Buyers of the property will be in good company with several athletes and sporting identities residing in the street, including the owners of champion racehorse Winx and former Olympian Mark Stockwell.While the decision to move has not been an easy one, Susie said the family’s busy schedule meant it made sense for them to be closer to the boys’ school, to cut down on commuting. The house goes under the hammer on September 12, if not sold beforehand. Susie O’Neill’s house is on the market.It’s rare for a house to come on the market in the coveted Brisbane Corso in Yeronga.It’s even more rare that it happens to be owned by a former eight-time Olympic gold medallist and darling of the Australian swimming world. And yet, here it is: 401 Brisbane Corso, home of Australia’s Madame Butterfly, Susie O’Neill. Susie O’Neill’s family home in Yeronga.The swimming champion, her husband, ophthalmologist Cliff Fairley, and their two children, Alix, 16, and William, 14, have lived in the house for almost 20 years and it has been an integral and much cherished part of their lives.More new Anna Spiro’s passion for ‘magical’ and historic Birkdale houselast_img read more

Odfjell Tanker Spills Oil in Rotterdam after Collision

first_imgSome 217 tons of heavy fuel oil (HFO) were spilled at the Port of Rotterdam from the chemical tanker Bow Jubail after the ship collided with a jetty.Bow Jubail made contact with the jetty and accidentally ruptured the hull, the vessel’s operator, Odfjell, said. The incident occurred on June 23 at about 13:40 local time while the tanker was on its way to the assigned berth for loading.The company added that mitigating actions were immediately taken to limit the spill, both by the vessel’s crew and by resources from shore.“The leakage was stopped, and there is no risk of further spills,” Odfjell informed.The 37,499 dwt vessel was not loaded with cargo at the time of the incident, and there were no reports of injuries to the personnel.Bow Jubail, which is currently moored at the Botlek terminal, has a total personnel of 29, of which 27 Filipinos and two Scandinavians.“Odfjell regrets the unfortunate incident and takes this matter very seriously. Together with GARD, Odfjell cooperates closely with Dutch Authorities to ensure that necessary resources are available in taking the required actions and mitigate consequences of the oil spill.”last_img read more

Turkey condemns Cairo’s flooding of tunnels along Gaza border

first_imgTurkey shoots down Russian warplane near border Tony Blair in Cairo for talks over Gaza violence Related Egypt’s relations with Turkey have hit a fresh low. In the latest incident, the Turkish government has condemned Cairo’s flooding of tunnels along its border with Gaza.Despite all of Erdogan’s criticism, El Sisi has never mentioned Turkey or responded to his accusations. There aren’t significant economic ties between both countries, so basically there is no incentives to mend these ties at this stage.Egypt has yet to respond but analysts say there’s little prospect of an early reconciliation. CCTV’s Adel El Mahrouky reports. Egypt Destroys 20 Newly Found Tunnels Along Border With Gazalast_img

Closing arguments in dual citizenship trial concluded today; Justice Thom reserved her ruling for later date.

first_img Share 56 Views   one comment LocalNews Closing arguments in dual citizenship trial concluded today; Justice Thom reserved her ruling for later date. by: – October 3, 2011 Sharing is caring! Sharecenter_img Tweet Share Senior Oounsel MendesWhen the trial to determine whether Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit and Education Minister Petter St Jean had dual citizenship on Nomination Day of the last general election in 2009 and therefore were not duly elected resumed this morning, the Petitioners through their attorney Senior Counsel began with his oral submission.Justice Gertel Thom ordered that written submissions be filed by 12pm on 28th September, 2011 and allotted two hours each for oral submissions on the 3rd of October, 2011.Senior Counsel Douglas Mendes told Justice Gertel Thom this morning that it had become apparent to him by reading the written submissions filed by the Respondents that one of their defense is that they took all reasonable steps to renounce citizenship prior to Nomination Day and hat as a result the Respondents were in fact qualified, and that if the Court were to accept that defense she would be presiding over an unfair trial and therefore asked that she not entertain that defense.One of Mr Mendes’ main arguments during his oral presentation today is the fact that obtaining, renewing or travelling on a passport constitutes an acknowledgment of ownership or allegiance to that country as decided by Justice Brennan in an Eastern Supreme Court trial Sykes v Cleary. Mr. Mendes also told the Court that his learned friend ‘resourcefulness is beyond comparism in finding resources from all over the world’ in as the case of Sykes vs. Cleary was submitted by Senior Astaphan in his authorities.Another point argued by Mr Mendes is that although they became citizens as children, if either of them asserted accepted or acquiesced citizenship with France then they are under allegiance to France. He further explained that ordinarily you would look to the law of the foreign power and in the absence of that foreign law it is presumed to be English/Dominican law.He also submitted that the question would have to be asked whether it would be inherently improbable that the Respondents would have obtained a passport as they were entitled to it as citizens and that the Court should examine what the Respondents were doing prior to the elections. He argues that based on evidence presented to the Court by the Petitioners, the Respondents were making application to the French authorities to be declared as French citizens and that Mr St. Jean as a non-resident citizen put himself on the Voters List.In terms of evidence, Mr Mendes told the Court that the Petitioners are relying on the silence of the Respondents as it is often said silence speaks louder than words.Mr Mendes explained that it is only commonsense that if someone accuses you of doing something you would respond and defend yourself, that is what the response of a normal human being would be and in the absence of not responding it could be inferred that the accusation is probably true.Mr Mendes further identified to the Court several instances where the Respondents ‘say nothing’. He told the Court, Mr Skerrit failed to say, ‘I don’t have a French passport’ during the election campaign in 2009 despite evidence in the newspaper indicating that he admitted to having a French passport.Senior Counsel Mendes greeting Labour Party supporters outside the Court this afternoon.He further explained that the evidence of Mr Skerrit in an affidavit filed in the Court regarding the Notice of Disqualification in the Sun Newspaper is contradicted by the evidence of his witnesses who he says, ‘simply performed badly under cross examination’.According to Mr Mendes, the fact that the Respondents did not deny ownership of French passports can be accepted as evidence that they had it.Mr Mendes also pointed out that the witnesses on behalf of the Petitioners were very forthright with the Court in their answers and that he did not know the inability to read and write is evidence that one cannot speak the truth.Mr Mendes pointed out to the Court another aspect of silence on the Respondents part is the fact that instead of merely saying, ‘I never admitted that I have a French passport’ as Mr Skerrit’s affidavit indicates and Mr St. Jean spoke at length with respect to Mr Green’s passport instead of stating that he Mr St. Jean did not own a French passport.Another instance of silence is the fact that the Respondents applied to the Court to strike out the subpoenas to produce the passport claiming that they could incriminate themselves. Mr Douglas stated, “If you didn’t have the passport the answer would not incriminate you. The answer to the subpoena is therefore an admission that you do have the passport.” Mr Mendes further explained that one could not incriminate themselves by the production of a document which is already in existence and that the Court could draw the inference that they did own the passport.Mr Mendes also referred to the letter dated 17th December, 2009 which Mr Skerrit wrote to his constituents informing them that it had been brought to his attention that he is disqualified and that the electors should not vote for him, indicates that an inference can be made that Mr Skerrit admitted that he had a French passport because he did not deny it. He also indicated that the letters written to the French Ambassador by the Respondents on the 27th of November by Mr Skerrit and the 30th of November by Mr St. Jean to renounce their citizenship is evidence that they did own a passport.Mr Mendes cited a 2009 decision by the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court that if one acquires citizenship involuntarily (not by their own hand) then this does not disqualify them but if one obtain, renew or travel on a passport you would be disqualified. According to Mr Mendes Mr Skerrit admitted that they obtained citizenship through his mother and so the first part does not relate to him however, the second part has to be de-coded and inferred.Justice Thom then asked Senior Counsel Mendes ‘how do I conclude that the statement of Mr Prosper that he showed me [meaning Mr St. Jean] the passport was the same one he applied for or that he got from his mother?’Mr Mendes explained that Mr St. Jean was born in 1962 and it is highly improbable that he would have the same passport with his baby photograph so he would have had to renew it. He also explained that circumstantial evidence is putting the strands together and the inference has to be made.He also highlighted another instance of silence where the Respondents decided not to give evidence and resisted the subpoenas that they be compelled to give evidence for the Petitioners during the trial. He said if you decide that you are not going to the witness box to assist the Court in determining the truth, there are consequences to that action and further that this silence by the Respondents speak louder than words.Mr Mendes submitted that they Respondents are disqualified based on the fact that they are French citizens and that they were not qualified on Nomination Day therefore their votes must be void.In conclusion Mr Mendes told the Court that in relation to Mr Ronald Green the Petitioners do not ask that he stand election for two reasons;1) That having regard to his American citizenship he would not have been qualified2) Mr Green did not distribute Notices of Disqualification in the Constituency to warn the electors of Mr St. Jean’s disqualification.However in relation to Mr Skerrit Mr Mendes submitted to the Court that it would be justified in naming Mr Maynard Joseph as the winning candidate for the Vieille Case Constituency on the basis that Mr Maynard issued a Notice of Disqualification in the Sun Newspaper and also distributed them to the electors in the Constituency.Senior Counsel Anthony AstaphanSenior Counsel Anthony Astaphan informed the Court that a critical issue of fact for Her Ladyship Justice Thom to decide is ‘what were the allegations being made and that the Petitioners must plead and prove specific acts or conduct by the Respondents.Mr Astaphan noted that the Petitioners relied on the statement made by Mr Edison James at a public meeting in Lagoon, Roseau prior to the election which Mr James testified in Court that he did not say the Mr Skerrit owned a passport but rather said words to the effect, ‘Mr Skerrit are you under any oath of allegiance to a foreign state?’In response to Mr Mendes’ submission that in the absence of a response or denial on the part of the Respondents then it means it is true should not be accepted. He further explained that the Respondents did not have to respond to the allegations as they were not true or did not rely on factual information.According to Mr Astaphan there is no authority to compel the Respondents to provide documents and they should not now be condemned as the Court itself ruled that they did not have to produce the documents.Mr Astaphan further explained that the Respondents are under no obligation to admit or deny the accusations as they were asserting their legal right.According to Mr Astaphan the evidence of Mr Davidson Bruney who testified that he has an archive of all political meeting which were broadcast live on radio, who saves copies of printed media reports and audio could not provide any transcripts or live recordings to the Court to prove the admission of the Respondents. Instead the Petitioners have relied on witnesses handpicked by Mr Green and Mr Joseph.Mr Astaphan also highlighted major conflicts in the evidence of Mr Green and his witness Mr Felix Prosper who stated that he informed Mr Green of Mr St. Jean’s French citizenship on the 1st of December, 2009 after a public meeting in Lagoon and Mr Green who said under oath that he was told after the petitions were filed.Mr Astaphan said, ‘this raises serious questions about Mr Prosper’s truthfulness and his willingness as a supporter and political activist of Mr Green to say anything on his behalf. According to Mr Astaphan a person can by his own act attempt to withdraw or renounce his citizenship as he wants and this does not automatically constitute an admission of anything.Mr Astaphan further explained to the Court that the Petitioners could not produce any photographs or copy of the notices which were circulated in the Vieille Case Constituency when the petition was filed twenty-one days after the election. He also pointed out one of the witnesses for the Petitioners, Irvin Seaman who testified that Alex Dubois a campaign member for Mr Joseph called him to testify as they ‘could not find people to say they had seen the notices.’ Mr Astaphan also noted that the Petitioners had witnesses who could neither read nor write to testify that they had seen things on trees referring to the Notices of Disqualification.Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit outside Court this afternoon.[Mr Astaphan also pointed out that Mr Green testified that a leaflet was published by his political activists informing the electorate of his constituency that they should not vote for Mr St. Jean and that he had seen it a week before election, but all of his witnesses including Felix Prosper had never seen the leaflet until it was shown to them during cross examination.Mr Astaphan therefore submitted to the Court that these petitions should be dismissed as the Petitioners have not shown any evidence whatsoever in this trial.Senior Counsel Mendes however in reply to Mr Astaphan told the Court that it should not rely soley on Mr Astaphan’s statements and that she should look to the record and transcript in determining what the witnesses for the Petitioners said.He further noted that although the Petitioners have told the Court that they have taken all reasonable steps to renounce citizenship they did not produce any evidence to indicate this. He also explained that in Dominican law one must file a declaration of renunciation and not just issue a letter. According to Mr Mendes although Mr Skerrit was the one responsible to inform the President of the date of elections he waited until the 27th of November, 2009 which was three days before Nomination Day to formally write and renounce his citizenship and Mr St. Jean on the 30th of November which was one day before Nomination Day.Mr Mendes told Justice Thom that the Respondents should not only say that reasonable steps were taken but that ‘they must tell you what these steps were and how they have taken them’.At the end of the trial Senior Counsel informed Justice Thom that he wishes to commend Senior Counsel Mendes for the manner in which he conducted the trial.Justice Thom stated that she has every confidence in the Dominica Court staff that the transcripts of the trial would be made available to her within two weeks and that although she will be engaged in other trials she would make every effort to write her decision in this matter after she returns from her one week engagement in St. Vincent next week. She also indicated that she would give the decision for this trial her attention so that a decision can be rendered before 31st December, 2011.Court was adjourned sine die, meaning without a date.Dominica Vibes Newslast_img read more

Lady Trojans Volleyball Team Has Successful Weekend

first_imgThe EC JV and Varsity volleyball teams traveled to Southport on Saturday. Both teams faced Tri-West and Indy Lutheran in pool play and then Indy Scecina Memorial in crossover. The JV team came home with the championship, while varsity finished 2nd in pool play and then won the cross over to finish 3rd overall.EC VB vs Lutheran (8-22)EC VB vs Scecina (8-22)EC VB vs Tri West (8-22)It was a great day for us. The loss against Lutheran makes it seem a little less successful than it really was. We fought every point of every match. Both Tri-West and Lutheran were long matches that went point for point and we were pushed to 3 sets in both.Our biggest struggle right now is the mental aspect of volleyball…making good decisions in pressure situations. We lost too many points at the end of a game due to our own mistakes.Ultimately, that’s what lost our match against Lutheran. They were a strong team with a big front row, but we competed with them until there was no other option but to score a point. In those situations, we lacked mental strength.‘Overall, I am very pleased with how the invitational went. We have put a lot of focus on passing and getting the ball to our setters. We could not have passed better than we did Saturday. As a team we only had 4 serve receive errors all day. I am very proud of our back court and hope they continue to live up to the standard they set this weekend.’  Trojans Coach Cassie Laker.Next up- all three levels will face Rushville on Tuesday at EC starting at 6pm. (Note the late start time)last_img read more

Guaranteed to be the biggest and best: All roads lead to Eagle for 8th annual RaceSaver Nationals

first_imgThe dodgeball tournament to benefit the Juvenile Diabetes Research Fund and driver meet and greet and autograph session precede the Sunday race program. Miss Eagle Raceway will be crowned during an intermission that evening.  Registration after Aug. 24 is $100. Entry forms and more information about the RaceSaver Nationals Powered by Sunbelt Rentals are available at www.racesaver.com. EAGLE, Neb. – What’s guaranteed to be the biggest and the best Sprint Car event of the season plays out Sept. 3-6 at Eagle Raceway. Mach-1 Sport Compacts also run on Friday, Karl Kustoms Northern SportMods on Saturday and IMCA Sunoco Hobby Stocks on Sunday at Eagle. Nine cars advance from $700 to win qualifying features on Friday and Saturday. Last-chance races complete the Sunday, Sept. 6 main event grid.  One hundred-plus IMCA drivers from 15 states are already entered in the eighth annual RaceSaver Nationals, each of them making the trip with the goals of making the 27-car field and ultimately taking the $2,500 checkers. Stuntman Dr. Danger, also known as The American Daredevil, performs during intermissions throughout the weekend. Parties in the pit follow all four race programs, with the band Jacked on stage Sunday night. Kevin Champoux, Toby Chapman, Justin Clark, Jason Danley, Joey Danley, Mason Daugherty, Chris Douglas, Tyler Drueke, Claud Estes III, Colby Estes, Daniel Estes, Matt Etzelmiller, Gary Floyd, Tim Fricke, Jacob Gomola, Charlie Graham, Trey Gropp, Trevor Grossenbacher, Aaron Guillaume, Adam Gullion and Ryan Hall; Drivers pre-entered for RaceSaver Nationals include:center_img And John Ricketts, Jay Russell, Troy Sanford, Dan Satriano, Jeremy Schultz, Blake Scott, Trevor Serbus, Andy Shouse, Stuart Snyder, Randy Sterling, Bradley Sterrett, Dustin Stroup, Sean Vardell, Jerrad Warhurst, John Webster, Chase Weiler, Nathan Weiler, Aaron Werner, Dewayne White, Richard Wilbee, Chad Wilson and Mark Zoeller. Keith Martin, Justin Melton, Casey Merrell, Jason Miller, Mike Moore, Justin Mowry, Alex Nalon, Ryan Navratil, Daniel Nekolite, Neil Nickolite, Shane O’Banion, Michael Oliver, Mark Pace, Michelle Parson, John Paynter Jr., Rick Pendergast, Boyd Peterson, Sean Quinn, Willy Reed, Jeff Reiman and Matt Richards; Qualifying heats for the $1,000 to win Jake Ita Memorial Race of Champions follow pre-tech and practice on opening night on Thursday.  “With so many things to do off the track, RaceSaver Nationals has become something of a big family reunion,” Hadan said. “We all enjoy getting to see so many of our racing friends from so many different places during the Labor Day Weekend.” Gene Ackland, Brandon Allen, Bruce Allen, Justin Allen, Shayle Bade, Dusty Ballenger, Nate Barger, Nick Barger, Ethan Barrow, Bobby Becker, Brett Becker, Tom Belsky, Clint Benson, Zach Blurton, Daren Bolac, Mike Boston, Chase Brewer, Jake Bubak, Trey Burke, Casey Burkham,Owen Carlson and Dwight Carter; “The quality of the competition speaks for itself. Winning the RaceSaver Nationals title has quickly become an accomplishment that every driver wants on their resume,” said promoter Roger Hadan. “RaceSaver Nationals is also an event that’s just fun to be part of, whether you’re a driver or a fan, and I think that’s what really makes it special.”  Rick Hansen, Jacob Harris, Mark Harris, Tyler Harris, Logan Hershey, Philip Heynen, Brandon Horton, Mike Houseman, Jason Howell, Andrew Jackson, Junior Jenkins, Nate Johnson, Gary Kelley, Ryan King, Christian Kinnison, Ryan Kitchen, Chad Koch, Cody Ledger, Doug Lovegrove, Dylan McCann, Jesse Mack and Jason Martin;last_img read more