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Fifty years ago, they were screwed-up kids sent to the Florida School for Boys to be straightened out. But now they are screwed-up men, scarred by the whippings they endured. Read the story and see a video and portrait gallery.
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By Times Staff Writer
Published September 4, 2007
Motocross: Gates open each Sunday at 11:30 a.m. Practices and racing run noon to 5 p.m. at the Hernando County Fairgrounds, 6436 Broad St. S U.S. 41, Brooksville. Call (352) 279-8399 or visit www.hernandocountyfair.com for more information.
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Saturday: Citrus County Speedway features TBARA Sprints, Street Stock, Pure Stock, V8 Thunder Stock and Four-Cylinder Bombers. Pit gates open at 2 p.m., and the grandstand gates open at 4 p.m. The first green flag drops at 5:30 p.m. Visit www.citruscountyspeedway.com for more information.
Saturday: The 5K Cross Country Race and 2-Mile Fun Walk will be at Whispering Oaks Country Club in Ridge Manor. The first 50 5K registrants get a T-shirt. Medals and trophies will be awarded, and all age groups are welcome. Race day registration is 7:30 to 8 a.m. The race and walk start promptly at 8:15 a.m. Preregistration is $20, $25 on race day. Fun walk registration is $10 any time. Visit www.sunrisepasco.org/events for registration or call (561) 732-1002 for more information. Proceeds benefit Sunrise of Pasco County, a domestic violence and sexual assault center.
Check it out: The Florida Krush football team plans to launch a squad in 2008 and will join the North American Football League, which is made up of 100-plus teams nationwide. The organization will focus on more than football, and players will help mentor area youth and partner in fundraisers. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org to help or join the Krush organization. E-mail email@example.com to try out or help coach. For more information, call (352) 797-9564 or write to: 31178 Cortez Blvd. No. 101, Brooksville, FL 34602