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Posted on: April 5, 2013
[ARCHIVED] NASCAR joins state and local officials in honoring Wendell Scott Sr.
More than 300 people gathered on Friday for the unveiling of a new state historical marker to honor Wendell O. Scott Sr., a Danville native who in 1963 became the first African American to win a race in what is now called the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series.