KNOXVILLE (WATE) – A Senior Master Sergeant at McGhee Tyson National Guard Base sang the National Anthem at Atlanta Motor Speedway’s Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500.
Senior Master Sergeant Brent Whitaker performed the National Anthem. Whitaker is also the Superintendent of the Air National Guard’s “Band of the South.”
Folds of Honor is the second race of the NASCAR Spring Cup. The race provides assistance to the spouses and children of those killed or disabled while in service.