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Thursday, 12 October 2017 17:13

Aspiring Shop Owner S.O.A.R.s to New Heights

Written by Tevin Stinson, WS Chronicle

Senior Skip Day could be considered a national holiday.  

Friday, 06 October 2017 15:34

Aberdeen, NC, Car Restoration Shop Under Investigation by DMV

Written by Diane Wilson and Catherine Chestnut, ABC 11 Eyewitness News

More than a dozen classic car owners, including many soldiers, say they are out thousands of dollars thanks to Icon Customs, a car restoration shop in Aberdeen, NC.

Wednesday, 04 October 2017 21:57

Elizabethton High School Car Show in TN Seeks to Inspire

Written by John Thompson, Johnson City Press

Elizabethton is known for the weekly cruise-ins held downtown from April through October, but that show does not have anything on the annual car show at Elizabethton High School.

Wednesday, 04 October 2017 20:54

Georgia Northwestern Celebrates Industrial Career Day

Written by Staff, The Chattanoogan

Regional high school students and members of the community had a chance to speak with representatives of Georgia Northwestern Technical College’s (GNTC) industrial programs, employers, and former GNTC students about the benefits of learning a skilled trade during Industrial Career Day.

BumperDoc, an auto body paint shop franchise, (BumperDoc Franchises) is celebrating the opening of shop number eight in the state of Florida, located in Downtown Orlando. 

Gerber Collision and Glass says nearly all employees have been able to return to their homes and to their work, and none of the affected locations sustained damage that will result in any long-term business interruption.

Wednesday, 27 September 2017 22:14

Hurricane Irma Could Wipe Out 400,000 Vehicles

Written by Staff, F&I and Showroom

As many as 400,000 vehicles in Florida will need to be replaced as a result of Hurricane Irma, including as many as 11,000 fleet vehicles, according to Cox Automotive.

Tuesday, 26 September 2017 18:00

Tuck’s Collision in Pulaski, VA, Offering Free Extrication Class to First Responders

Written by Adam Hankins, Pulaski Star

On Oct. 4, 2017, Tuck’s Collision, a member of the National Auto Body Council (NABC), will be delivering the latest in vehicle extrication technology to first responders across the Pulaski community.

Friday, 22 September 2017 18:12

VA Man Killed at All Faze Auto Body May Have Been Shot by Family Members

Written by Staff, TheCount.com

Dana Burdick has been identified by Powhatan Deputies as the man fatally shot at an All Faze Auto Body in Powhatan County, VA. Burdick was 35.

Thursday, 21 September 2017 17:59

How to Spot a Car with Water Damage after Hurricane Irma

Written by Paul Scicchitano, Miami Patch

With so many cars damaged by Hurricane Irma and other weather-related events, it's likely that some of these vehicles will find their way to a used car lot near you. 

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