Sunday’s race at Bristol Motor Speedway is being named in honor of Fox broadcaster Steve Byrnes, who is fighting a recurrence of cancer. Byrnes is on medical leave from duties as co-host of “NASCAR Race Hub” and doing play-by-play for NASCAR Camping World Truck Series. He has been with the Fox NASCAR broadcast team since its beginning in 2001. “So many families are affected by cancer, and to play a small part in raising awareness is an honor to me,” Byrnes says.
Chuck Boozer, who does mornings on WRHI (1340 AM, 94.3 FM) with Freddi Hammer, is adding a second job to his life: He’s starting Carolina Auto Resource, which connects buyers and sellers for cars. “I’m an auto concierge,” he says. Boozer worked six years for Hendrick Honda.…
Members of the Rennick family of Charlotte – Ryan Salone, Lindsey Rennick Salone, Crystal Rennick, Lauren Rennick Lockhart and Bryan Lockhart – appear on “Family Feud” next Tuesday and Wednesday, 7 p.m., WAXN (Channel 64). …
Longtime Cleveland County sports broadcaster Dan Greer died last week after four decades of covering local high school and American Legion baseball on the radio with KTC Broadcasting.
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