Above, Cars made by Timothy Brooks and Davey Hickey (from left) race down the track as Webelos Scout Callum Osborne looks on. Below, Hickey’s car was so fast it did not slow down before hitting the camera lens.Braidon Koch, Jacob Frentz and Xander Winner (from left) celebrate the races during the 2017 Cub Scout Pack 400 Pinewood Derby. The popular annual event was held Saturday at First United Methodist Church in downtown Murphy.Graphite powder helps make the axles on the  Pinewood Derby  race cars rotate smoothly. After the cars are weighed in by judges (5 ounces maximum weight), the powder is the only alteration allowed on the cars.

PICS OF THE WEEK: Pinewood Derby

Murphy Cub Scout Pack 400 held its Pinewood Derby on Saturday at the First United Methodist Church. Here are some of the pics from the fun day.