NASCAR Throw Back

first_imgHow many of you were watching NASCAR Throw Back from Darlington Speedway a week or so ago?  Did you see “Mean Joe Greene” of the Pittsburgh Steelers in his famous Coke commercial?  Believe it or not, that commercial gained famed at Super Bowl XIV in 1979.Joe Greene is now 69 years old and is a special assistant of player personnel for the Pittsburgh Steelers.  He has been married for 47 years.  His cohort in the commercial was a 12-year old boy by the name of Tommy Okon.  Okon is now 47 years old and has remained in the acting business.  He also has worked in filmography.This commercial had to be one of the top remembered ones of all time.last_img

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GARDAI FIND FRAGMENTS OF CAR IN SEARCH FOR HIT-AND-RUN DRIVER

first_imgUPDATED: Gardai have discovered debris from a car which they believe was involved in a hit-and-run incident which left a man dead outside Bundoran.The man, who is in his 40s, was found at the side of a road around 5am this morning.The man had been struck by a vehicle which failed to stop at the scene. Fragments from a car were found at the scene and are now being analysed by Gardai who have launched an investigation into the death.Head of the Donegal Traffic Corps, Inspector Michael Harrison, appealed to the driver to come forward.“We appreciate people involved in an accident might panic and drive off.“But we would appeal to them to come forward and talk to us. “We need to find out exactly what happened,” he said.The victim, who is understood to be from Liverpool but was living in Leitrim.The man had been socialising in Bundoran but decided to walk home the 5kms to his home.He is believed to have been 2kms from his home when he was struck at Ardfaran, Bundoran.Gardai say only people with local knowledge would normally use the road and have appealed for witnesses to come forward. It is understood the man phoned his wife as he walked home and she came to collect him moments after he was struck by a car.The road at the centre of the incident has been reopened and a post mortem is taking place on the man’s body at Sligo General Hospital.GARDAI FIND FRAGMENTS OF CAR IN SEARCH FOR HIT-AND-RUN DRIVER was last modified: August 26th, 2013 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)Tags:bundorancardebrisinvestigationleitrimlast_img read more

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