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Hermitage Lumber Celebrates 20th Year in Business with MLRA Fall Nationals Bonuses!!

Lucas-MLRA-logoWHEATLAND, MO (September 28th, 2015) -Hermitage Lumber is celebrating its twentieth anniversary this week with special sales and promotions including bonuses for MLRA Competitors at next weekend’s Lucas Oil MLRA Fall Nationals. Hermitage Lumber will award a total of $2,000 over the course of the two day event.

On Friday night Oct. 9th, the leader of the MLRA main event at lap 20 will receive a bonus check for $500 while the 20th place finisher in the main event will receive an extra $250.

On Saturday night Oct. 10th, the MLRA leader at lap 20 will receive a check for $1,000 with the 20th place finisher again receiving an additional $250.

“Maurice Lee Pitts, Larry Lightfoot, and the entire group at Hermitage Lumber have always been great supporters here at Lucas Oil Speedway and we are thrilled to partner with them on this unique bonus program for MLRA competitors as they celebrate their 20th year in business.” stated Lucas Oil Speedway General Manager Dan Robinson.

Maurice Lee and Jan Pitts purchased the lumber company from the founding family in October 1995 and have continued to expand it through two decades.

Larry Lightfoot has been the business manager at Hermitage Lumber from the day Maurice and Jan opened the business.

After twenty years, Hermitage Lumber continues to expand its inventory to include a wide range of building materials, plumbing and electrical supplies, treated lumber, landscaping supplies, Owens Corning products, Valspar paints, tools and miscellaneous items.

So whether you need a single board, a new deck or a new home, Hermitage Lumber can supply all your needs.

During the twentieth anniversary celebration, stop by Hermitage Lumber and check out the special promotions.

The friendly and experienced staff at Hermitage Lumber is ready to help you with your building projects.

The employees represent many years of experience in the building trades, so they can answer your building questions and help solve your construction problems.

Stop by and see Larry Lightfoot or any of the Hermitage Lumber staff for all your building or home repair needs.

Hermitage Lumber doesn’t claim to be Number One, but their customers are.

Through Hermitage Lumber, Pitts Homes, Pitts Realty and Pitts Angus Farm, Maurice and Jan Pitts actively support and promote the Pomme de Terre area.

They also sponsor the Pitts Homes Modifieds at Lucas Oil Speedway.

For decades, the Pitts family has provided a wide range of valuable services to this area.

Join them as they celebrate another milestone-the twentieth anniversary of Hermitage Lumber.

The Lucas Oil MLRA will run complete shows both nights with a $3,000 to win main event on Friday night and $5,000 to win on Saturday night, while the Factory Stocks will qualify and run heat races on Friday night before battling it out for 50 laps and $4,000 to win on Saturday. The USRA B-Mods will also be in action running a full show both nights with USRA National Points on the line highlighted by a special $500 to win, 25-lap Main Event on Saturday night. Every class will be broadcast on the production of the second Annual Fall Nationals.

For more information about the pay-per-view of this event, visit or email with questions.

The Big Buck 50 Presented by Whitetail Trophy Hunt, featuring the Carson’s Corner Napa Auto Parts Factory Stocks entry fee is $125 payable in advance or the day of the race. Entry forms and rules can be downloaded and printed by clicking here.

Thursday, October 8th, 2015 Information
Open Practice from (6-9)pm for all classes followed by “James Clay and the Boomchux” at the Diamond Bar until 12am.
Spectator Grandstand Admission-FREE
Pit Passes $20

**Limited Concessions will be available on Pit Side only but will be accessible from Spectator side of Pit Concession Stand.

Friday, October 9th, 2015 Information
Pits Closed and Cleared at 4:00 PM
Spectator Gates open at 5:00 PM, Hot Laps at 7:00 PM and racing at 7:30 PM
Adults (16 and up) $15
Seniors (62 and up) $12
Youth (6-15) $5
Kids (5 and under) FREE
Family Pass $30
Pit Pass $30

Saturday, October 10th, 2015 Information
Pits Closed and Cleared at 3:00 PM
Spectator Gates open at 4:00 PM, Hot Laps at 6:00 PM and racing at 6:30 PM
Adults (16 and up) $20
Seniors (62 and up) $15
Youth (6-15) $5
Kids (5 and under) FREE
Family Pass $40
Pit Pass $35

Advance Tickets are on sale now! Click to get your tickets today for the 2nd Annual MLRA Fall Nationals.

Click HERE to download and print the complete remaining 2015 Lucas Oil Speedway Event Schedule.

Please visit for the most up to date information about “America’s New Motorsports Destination”, Lucas Oil Speedway.

Lucas Oil Speedway is located at Highways 83 and 54 in Wheatland, MO. A campground with shower and bathroom facilities is also available. With it’s entrance located just outside the pit gate this sprawling scenic camping facility will continue to enhance the racing experience at the Diamond of Dirt Tracks.

Click for more information and detailed directions to the speedway or call the Track Hotline at (417) 282-5984.

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