The Museum of Florida History is taking a look back at the history of Florida Auto Racing with a new exhibit – Sun, Sand, and Speed. It explores numerous aspects of Florida racing – from early beach races to NASCAR and drag racing. The exhibit holds cars, driver memorabilia, and much more. The Sun, Sand, and Speed exhibit will run through July 4, 2016.
Mike Plummer is a content producer and editor for television at WFSU Public Media. He spent 25 years in commercial television as an art director, commercial director, promotion manager, station manager and creative services director before coming to WFSU in 2008. Mike likes to find the “unusual” or “out of the ordinary” stories in our Local Routes. He says the best part of his job is getting to know people he would otherwise probably not get a chance to meet. Mike is widowed, has two terriers named Truman and Dexter, and is constantly at war with the vines growing in his backyard.