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Speed Racer
LSWI3648 - August 9, 2013
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Louisiana native Knot Farrington has always loved fast cars. Fifty years ago his modified Ford Thunderbird set a speed record of 241.78 mph at the Bonneville Salt Flats in Utah. His record breaking sports car is currently displayed at the newly opened Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame in Natchitoches. Charlie Whinham caught up to the 93-year-old racing legend.


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Kelly Connelly

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Kelly Connelly produces Capitol Beat, a nightly news segment during the legislative… »»» READ MORE


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Charlie Whinham

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Emmy award winning broadcaster Charlie Whinham joined Louisiana Public Broadcasting in the… »»» READ MORE



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