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Local lawn mower champs receiving honors Saturday

Published: Thursday, Sept. 26, 2013 1:15 a.m. CDT

TAMPICO – A group of area lawn mower racers who competed earlier this month at the National Lawn Mower Racing Championship will be recognized Saturday.

The Tampico Lawn Mower Racing Association competed in the championship Sept. 14 in Delaware, Ohio. A group of eight members finished in the top 10 nationally in points. The racers will be recognized with a ceremony at 3 p.m. Saturday at TNT Speedway, 1870 Coleta Road. Lawn mower racing will start at 4 p.m.

Call 815-718-9119 for more information.

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