Auburn Funk Box Derby

NOON HOUR UPDATE: Funk Box Derby wheels into Downtown Auburn; family wants answers in jail inmate death and Friday night football

WHAT WE’RE WORKING ON: It’s about to get “funky” in Downtown Auburn this weekend as another version of the Funk Box Derby gets set to roll down Lincoln Way. ...

Noon Hour Update: Auburn City Council race; computer scam; McClintock travels and Burning Man

Welcome to the Auburn Journal’s “Noon Hour Update,” where we’ll present you with stories and updates on what’s going on in the news and what we’ ...

Community Portrait: Busy gadfly Jimmy Wall makes Auburn a better place

Jimmy Wall, age 58, is officially an Auburn local, born in the old Highlands Hospital and living in the town he loves his entire life. Wall is a man about town, and he walks everyw ...

Funk Box Derby rolling through Auburn

Auburnites should get ready to see some kooky creations roll down Lincoln Way for a cause. The Auburn Funk Box Derby is back in town. The event begins Sunday morning with the Aub ...

Auburn Funk Box Derby hands out the honors

After an 18-year absence 16 creations rolled down Lincoln Way in Downtown Auburn Sunday at the Auburn Funk Box Derby. “We have to be very, very pleased with the amount of peopl ...

Auburn becomes funky town

It’s a funky Sunday as the Auburn Funk Box Derby rolls on today in Downtown Auburn after an 18-year absence. More than 15 uniquely designed derby cars will parade up to the top ...

Rollin' in the funk

Throw on your hat, leather driving gloves and your goggles and get funky — the Auburn Funk Box Derby is back. After an 18-year absence, this uniquely Auburn event will once aga ...

Get rollin' with the Funk Box Derby

Want to get involved with the rebirth of an Auburn-unique tradition? You still have time. The Auburn Funk Box Derby, which will be held Sunday, Sept. 19, on Lincoln Way in Downto ...

Cruising for a cure

As Auburn Cruise Nite rolls out its fourth show of the season Friday on Lincoln Way, the summertime auto exhibition is putting some horsepower behind a cause. Along with seeing ...

Funk Box Derby rolls again

At the most recent Auburn Cruise Nite James Letcher wore the hat of a barker, pulling in passersby to a display booth with his words and his eye-catching prop — the “Phsycadeli ...