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[17 Apr 2011 | One Comment | 2,786 views]
Best Mustang yet?

Not long ago — up until just last year, in fact — getting a Ford Mustang with a V-6 typically meant giving up on performance.
Some people liked the Mustang’s styling but didn’t want to shell out the extra bucks for a V8. Some people were after economy and felt the V6 delivered on that front.
Regardless of the reason, a Mustang with a V6 typically meant you weren’t going to get spirited  performance out of your Ford. Sure, it might look great, but there’s a reason those V6-powered pony cars were …

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[11 Feb 2011 | One Comment | 4,548 views]
Ram 1500 — 7,000 miles later

At the end of June, I bought my first full-sized pickup truck — a 2010 Dodge Ram 1500 SLT.
Since the 2011 Rams are virtually unchanged from the 2010 models, this seems to be a good time to write a review of my Dodge so as to give people an idea of how those trucks hold up after the “new” has worn off.
The long and short of it is this — the Ram is a great truck that has held up well after 7,000 miles (not a lot, I know) and …

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[9 Oct 2010 | 4 Comments | 4,072 views]
Reporter’s Notebook: Old Fashioned Day

BENTON — Jamie Smith posted a reporter’s notebook earlier this week about the big Bike, Blues and BBQ shindig in Fayetteville.
I thought that was a great idea. Such a great idea, in fact, that I figured I’d swipe it and post a reporter’s notebook of my very own about Old Fashioned Day in Benton.
Old Fashioned Day is a big deal here in Benton and was held today for the 36th year. In addition to giving Saline County residents (and some out-of-area folks, too) together for a day of fun, music, …