February 11, 2000
Tallahassee Community College Crashes the Racing Circuit
Football is over. Roll out the stock cars!
This year, bumping fenders and grinding gears amid the entries sponsored by oil companies, breweries, and auto-parts stores will be a Pontiac Grand Prix representing -- huh? -- Tallahassee Community College.
The college paid for a $500 paint job so it could start marketing itself in Florida's other beloved sport.
The college's president, T.K. Wetherell, says he got the idea while talking with Bob Kelly,