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Living - October 17, 2008

Derby bound

Danville team seeks Red Bull Soapbox Derby Crown

by Geoff Gillette

It's an image straight out of Norman Rockwell. A group of neighborhood kids throwing together a car out of scrap wood and metal. The car takes shape and the kids drag it to the top of the nearest hill. The driver grins widely, climbs in and the rest throw their weight into the back and push the rickety contraption down the incline and into the waiting jaws of fate.

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