April 2, 1970

Larry Harley, graduate of Ava High School and Drury College won the feature event of the Polar Prix sports car races. A field of 175 cars from throughout the midwest and southwest took part in the races put on by the Texas Region Sports Car Club of America. Harley drove a Pontiac Firebird, powered by a 302 cubic-inch Chevrolet engine to the feature victory over a 158-mile course in Dallas. Herald Archives