Ramey Automotive donates car to blood donor

Good News Notes: “COVID-19 did not stop Ramey Automotive from awarding blood donors this year. Given the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, giving blood this year was more important than ever. Amanda Cash, the account manager for the American Red Cross said she believes seeing this first hand led to more people being willing to donate. ‘We’ve…

Elon Musk says Tesla has now produced 1 million electric vehicles

Good News Notes: “Tesla has produced 1 million electric vehicles, according to the firm’s CEO Elon Musk, who congratulated the ‘Tesla team’ on the milestone via a tweet.” “Currently, Tesla offers four models of electric vehicle: the Model 3 and Model S, which are sedans, and the Model Y and Model X, which are types…

NASCAR driver saved by device invented at MSU

Good News Notes: “NASCAR driver Ryan Newman is home from the hospital after a horrific crash at the Daytona 500 on Monday. The device credited with saving his life was invented at Michigan State University. ’20, 25 years ago, they probably would have been planning his funeral,’ said Andrew Blank, a Pit Steward at Corrigan…

Annual charity car show set for Saturday

Good News Notes: “Gene Liles’ unique black and red 1948 DIVCO custom hot rod milk truck is definitely the cream of the crop. The customized vintage delivery vehicle with running gear from a 1996 Cadillac will be one of many antique and collectible cars, trucks and motorcycles on display Saturday at the 10th annual Marion…

Pompey teen has ‘miraculous recovery’ after crash, continues bowling

Good News Notes: “Shelby Miner had a legitimate shot at advancing to the State Tournament earlier this week. The 15-year-old bowler from Pompey has a bright future in the sport. Her mother watched nearby, taking in every moment as Shelby competed. Her mother didn’t know if she would ever bowl again. Shelby was involved in…

CAR DEALERSHIP OFFERS PARKING FOR HOMELESS LIVING IN CARS

Good News Notes: “A North Carolina car dealer is opening his sales lot to homeless people whose cars are the only place they have to live. WBTV reports James Charles is allowing homeless people to park their cars at his dealership in west Charlotte with security cameras and bright lights. Charles said he was prompted to…

“Volkswagen Praises Tesla, Commits To More Renewable Energy”

 Good News Notes: “Volkswagen CEO Herbert Diess went to Germany last week to participate in the annual World Economic Forum event. While there, he took the opportunity to sing the praises of Tesla. “I think it’s great to have good competition. We think that Tesla plays a very important role in the transition because they…

West High School students honored for fast action that saved a life last year

 Good News Notes: “Two West High School students were recognized on Friday for their quick action that saved the life of Assistant Attorney General David Carlson last year when his car crashed. A school assembly during which Attorney General Sean Reyes presented the students with certificates of appreciation was the first time Carlson got the chance…