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No pain or problems for Stewart in Daytona practice

5:42 AM, Feb 15, 2014

After being sidelined for more than six months due to a leg injury, Tony Stewart's long-awaited return to racing occurred on Friday when he ran a total of 50 laps during practice at Daytona International Speedway.

The Inside Line: Plenty of changes for the 2014 Sprint Cup season

5:30 PM, Feb 14, 2014

The 2014 Sprint Cup Series season has arrived and with it a host of competition changes that should make this a rather amazing year in NASCAR's top racing circuit.

Stewart ready for return at Daytona after leg injury

3:49 PM, Feb 13, 2014

Tony Stewart is eager to get back in the race car and has no plans for a relief driver this weekend at Daytona International Speedway.

Patrick ignoring Petty's comments about not winning a race

12:48 PM, Feb 13, 2014

Danica Patrick is shrugging off comments that NASCAR legend Richard Petty recently made about her not having a chance to win a Sprint Cup Series race.

Sorenson lands ride with Tommy Baldwin Racing

3:16 PM, Feb 4, 2014

Reed Sorenson will drive the No. 36 Chevrolet for Tommy Baldwin Racing full-time in the Sprint Cup Series in 2014, the team announced on Tuesday.

NASCAR revamps its penalty structure, appeals process

2:37 PM, Feb 4, 2014

NASCAR has made substantial enhancements to its penalty structure and appeals process, which goes into effect for the 2014 season.

NASCAR expands Chase field, includes elimination rounds

2:17 PM, Jan 30, 2014

NASCAR unveiled on Thursday sweeping changes to its Chase for the Sprint Cup championship format in 2014, expanding the field of drivers/teams from 12 to 16 and including a series of elimination rounds to determine its champion.

NASCAR alters qualifying format for its top three series

6:22 PM, Jan 22, 2014

NASCAR announced a radical change to its qualifying format for the Sprint Cup, Nationwide and Camping World Truck Series on Wednesday, making it similar to knockout qualifying used for Formula One and IndyCar Series road/street course races.

Almirola, sponsor Smithfield extend contracts with RPM

3:05 PM, Jan 15, 2014

Driver Aric Almirola and sponsor Smithfield Foods have signed three-year contract extensions with Richard Petty Motorsports, the team announced on Wednesday.

Swan Racing adds investor for its two-car team in 2014

3:51 PM, Jan 13, 2014

Swan Racing announced on Monday that Iowa businessman Anthony Marlowe has joined its two-car Sprint Cup Series team as a minority owner.

Earnhardt Jr. supports Letarte's decision to depart team

3:56 PM, Jan 10, 2014

Dale Earnhardt Jr. said it was a "huge shock" when he first learned of crew chief Steve Letarte's plans to depart his No. 88 Hendrick Motorsports team at the end of the 2014 season and join NBC Sports for its coverage of NASCAR next year.

Earnhardt Jr.'s crew chief Letarte to join NBC in 2015

5:24 PM, Jan 9, 2014

Crew chief Steve Letarte will leave Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s No. 88 Hendrick Motorsports team at the conclusion of the 2014 Sprint Cup Series season and join NBC Sports for its coverage of NASCAR next year.

Stewart on track for return in February at Daytona

4:48 PM, Jan 9, 2014

Tony Stewart said he's ready to resume his driving duties next month at Daytona International Speedway after a leg injury sidelined him for the final 15 Sprint Cup Series races of the 2013 season.

Report: Earnhardt Jr.'s crew chief Letarte to join NBC in 2015

2:21 PM, Jan 9, 2014

Crew chief Steve Letarte will leave Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s No. 88 Hendrick Motorsports team at the conclusion of the 2014 Sprint Cup Series season and join NBC Sports for its coverage of NASCAR next year, according to multiple reports.

Buck replacing Darby as Sprint Cup Series director

12:45 PM, Jan 9, 2014

NASCAR announced on Thursday that Richard Buck is replacing John Darby as managing director of the Sprint Cup Series.

Dillon to drive the No. 3 for RCR in Sprint Cup next season

4:18 PM, Dec 11, 2013

The No. 3 car made famous by the late Dale Earnhardt is returning to the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series in 2014.

The Inside Line: Strange but memorable season in Sprint Cup

5:09 PM, Dec 10, 2013

Perhaps the best word to describe the 2013 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season is bizarre.

Stewart-Haas, Roush Fenway make changes to teams for 2014

5:32 PM, Nov 19, 2013

Both Stewart-Haas Racing and Roush Fenway Racing announced multiple personnel changes in their competition departments for the 2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup and Nationwide Series seasons.

Johnson's sixth title in sight but not guaranteed

4:50 AM, Nov 15, 2013

Jimmie Johnson winning his sixth Sprint Cup Series championship is the main "tropic" of conversation this week at Homestead-Miami Speedway -- the site of the season-ending races for all three of NASCAR's national touring series.

This Week in Auto Racing Nov. 15 - 17

4:46 AM, Nov 15, 2013

The 2013 NASCAR season concludes this weekend, with the championships in all three of its national touring series to be decided at Homestead-Miami Speedway. Formula One is at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas for the United States Grand Prix.

This Week in Auto Racing Nov. 8 - 10

2:36 AM, Nov 8, 2013

All three of NASCAR's national touring series are running at Phoenix International Raceway this weekend, culminating with Sunday's ninth round in the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship.

Johnson takes Cup lead with dominating Texas win

7:10 PM, Nov 3, 2013

Jimmie Johnson led 255 of 334 laps for a dominating victory Sunday that put the five-time champion back in the Chase for the Sprint Cup lead with two races left in the season.

Quartz Manufacturing Company to Build Plant in Ga.

A company that manufactures quartz countertops is planning to build a facility in Bryan County and create 180 jobs.

2:39 PM, Nov 6, 2013

Two Killed in Jones County Accident

Jones County Coroner Jerry Bridges, Sr. says it happened around 1 a.m. on New Clinton Road, near the Bibb and Jones County line.

9:46 AM, Apr 11, 2011

BBQ Pitmaster Myron Mixon Gives Barbecue Tips

Myron Mixon grew up in Vienna, Georgia.  He's earned three World Championship titles and numerous trophies.  He says he owes it all to his family and childhood chores.

8:44 AM, Feb 22, 2013

Telfair Man Charged With Wife's Murder

GBI Agent Todd Lowery says deputies arrested 30-year-old Brandon Roberson and charged him with murdering his wife, 26-year-old Stephanie Roberson.

4:52 PM, Aug 30, 2012

Cat Burglar Charged with Stealing 'Catwoman' Julie Newmar's Jewelry

A Los Angeles man has pleaded not guilty to stealing $25,000 in jewelry from actress Julie Newmar.

1:53 PM, Dec 11, 2009

Christopher Blake Approved as President of Middle Georgia State

Blake most recently served as president of a private Catholic liberal arts college in Iowa.

10:49 PM, Nov 6, 2013

FBI Releases Josef Stalin's Daughter Files

Newly declassified documents show the FBI kept close tabs on Soviet dictator Josef Stalin's only daughter after her high profile defection to the United States in 1967.

3:41 PM, Nov 19, 2012

Ga. Juvenile Corrections Officer Charged for Drugs

The commissioner of Georgia's Department of Juvenile Justice says one of his agency's corrections officers has been arrested on felony drug charges in Savannah.

4:06 PM, Apr 6, 2013

Gas Station Shooting Victim's Family Speaks Out

Linda Hunnicutt's family says the woman they knew doesn't match reports of a 65-year-old who confronted 73-year-old Frank Reeves in his motorized wheel chair before he allegedly shot her in the chest.

10:32 AM, Dec 6, 2012

Restaurant Owner Shot to Death in Atlanta

Atlanta police Capt. Adam Lee III tells CBS Atlanta the woman's body was found at OT's Lounge and Soul Food Grill.

5:12 AM, Aug 16, 2012

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