Deegan Craves Redemption at Bristol

Nick Norris

Hailie Deegan is getting another go at “Thunder Valley”

Luck was not on Hailie Deegan’s side the last time the young prodigy was at Bristol Motor Speedway. Deegan’s speed was turning heads the last time she raced Bristol in the Zombie Auto 150 earlier this year. She is looking forward to another chance of what […]

August 15th, 2019|NASCAR, News|0 Comments

Noodlin’ with Jeffrey Earnhardt, Hannah Barron, & Jeff Barron

June 25th, 2019|Featured Articles|0 Comments

Hot streak: Alabama NASCAR team on a roll after two straight wins

For Alabama’s Xtreme Concepts Racing Team, heavy are the trophies when they start running out of hands to hold them.

That was the enviable problem for team owner Landon Ash when he went back to victory lane for the second week in a row in NASCAR’s Xfinity Series.Ash’s iK9 car driven by Kyle Busch had pulled into victory […]

March 12th, 2019|NASCAR|0 Comments

Xtreme Concepts on board with Gaunt Bros. for 14 races

July 28, 2018 (Mooresville, NC) – After partnering with other sponsors to salute our veterans at the Coca-Cola 600 in Charlotte and Coke Zero Sugar 400 in Daytona; Alabama based defense contractor Xtreme Concepts, along with its sister company, iK9, LLC will return to the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series for 14 of the remaining […]

July 28th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Bottom of the order, top of the line


Alabama has long been known for its hefty contributions to the nation’s defense industry, but historically, most of the state’s major operations called places like Huntsville, Anniston or Montgomery home.

As contracts continue to pour out of the Pentagon and elsewhere, Alabama remains a […]

February 15th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

North Texas Marine veteran, dog reunite

It’s been a tough road for one Marine veteran, but through a twist of fate and with the help of a very generous North Texan, he’s getting the chance to reconnect with a dog that brought him peace and comfort in war zones.

Read this article at Fox 4 News

February 15th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Sheriff’s K-9s put to work immediately

WAYNESBORO, Ga — Axle and Leo had barely recuperated from a month-long training class in Savannah when they were immediately put to work on their first big assignment: locating a murder suspect.

Axle, a 2-year-old German Shepherd, and Leo, a 2-year-old Belgian Malinois, are the Burke County Sheriff’s Office first K-9s. For the past month, the […]

February 15th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Bristol Tennessee Police Department welcomes K9 Sonny

BRISTOL, Tenn.—The Bristol Tennessee Police Department has welcomed a new addition to the city’s K9 unit and his name is Sonny.

Sonny is an 18-month-old yellow lab, and was acquired from Xtreme Concepts, Inc., a security solutions firm based in Birmingham, Alabama. Sonny will serve alongside his partner, Officer Chesney Griffin.

According to a news release, together, […]

May 16th, 2016|Featured Articles|0 Comments

Organization Provides Service Dog for Veteran Free of Charge

AUBURN, AL (WTVM) – A combat hero and veteran of three wars hopes to overcome his struggle with post-traumatic stress disorder, with the help of man’s best friend. One of life’s greatest blessings is the love of a good dog. Lee Blackwell believes the bond he’s developing with his Labrador, Aubie, can help him overcome […]

February 9th, 2015|Featured Articles|0 Comments

Veterans Pair with Service Dogs for Study

Gunter, a 24-month-old chocolate lab, stands erect, pressing the length of his body across the front of his trainer’s legs. “Behind,” says Fanie Benecke, director of canine services for iK9. Gunter responds, walking around Benecke to stand against the back of his legs.

Gunter is one of three service dogs trained by iK9 to assist veterans with Post […]

February 9th, 2015|Featured Articles|0 Comments