Sands Speedway to honor veterans on Saturday

SANDS – Racing Saturday at Sands Speedway will feature a special event.

Track personnel are dedicating the day’s racing program to armed forces veterans.

Tickets will cost $5 for all veterans, though those 60 years of age or older will be admitted free.

“We would like to show our appreciation to our veterans for their dedication to our country and giving us the freedom to enjoy all the great things we do and have,” Stan Wittler, track co-owner and manager, said.

“This is just a small way for Sands speedway to say thank you.”

Time trials will be at 3 p.m., with racing to begin at 5 p.m.