Today
85°
Mostly Sunny
Tonight
56°
Mostly Clear
Tomorrow
85°
Sunny
Tomorrow Night
58°
Clear
Friday
85°
Mostly Sunny
10%
Friday Night
64°
Partly Cloudy
9%
Saturday
85°
Slight Chance Thunderstorms
25%
Saturday Night
67°
Slight Chance Thunderstorms
22%
Sunday
84°
Chance Thunderstorms
31%
Sunday Night
65°
Chance Thunderstorms
25%
Memorial Day
83°
Slight Chance Thunderstorms
24%
Monday Night
64°
Slight Chance Thunderstorms
21%
3 Day
Extended
Thursday, June 7th, 2007
Photo by Jim Morrison/The Daily Standard

Juan Pablo Montoya, 2000 winner of the Indianapolis 500 and a former driver on the Formula One circuit, slips into the seat of a dirt late model for the first time in his career during the NEXTEL Prelude to the Dream at Eldora Speedway on Wednesday night. Montoya had only seen the half-mile dirt oval via the internet prior to arriving at the track Wednesday.

Related online story:
ROSSBURG - Carl Edwards fought off multi-time NASCAR points champion Jeff Gordon and a late challenge from Kyle Busch to win the third annual Prelude to the Dream at Eldora Speedway on Wednesday night. [More]
Additional pictures on this date