December 28, 2011 - 9:45am
Whether for or against casino gaming at racetracks, voters want the opportunity to voice their opinion.
A recent survey, commissioned by various Kentucky horse racing interests, shows that Kentuckians want the chance to vote on whether to allow casino gaming in Kentucky. The Garin-Hart-Yang Research Group in Washington, D.C. surveyed 612 Kentucky voters statewide December 12-14, 2011 regarding their...
December 22, 2011 - 8:30am
Indiana Gov. Mitch Daniels
Local news for Dec. 22, 2011
"A circuit judge plans to release new guidance on what information the state can withhold when it releases files on children who die or nearly die as a result of abuse or neglect. Franklin Circuit Judge Phillip Shepherd said Wednesday it seemed almost certain that rules the state had proposed...
December 19, 2011 - 11:00am
Taking a look back at the city's sports history utilizing video.
Over the past couple of months I’ve researched the history of Louisville sports. Mostly from a personal curiosity I went in simply wanting to know what sports landscape led us collectively to where we are. Around the world sport tells so much about the people of an area at a time.I looked...
July 29, 2012 - 7:51pm
For the first time in nearly 30 years, also eligibles will be allowed in the fields for Kentucky Derby and Kentucky Oaks.
Churchill Downs will allow “also eligibles” for the Kentucky Derby and Kentucky Oaks fields for the first time since it was allowed for a brief two years in the early 1980s. The 138th running of the 1 ¼ mile Kentucky Derby will occur the first Saturday in May at Churchill Downs....
December 15, 2011 - 12:57pm
Hansen
With the Run for the Roses just 142 days away, Derby hopefuls are targeting key stakes races
Winter is arriving in Louisville, and that means one thing: it’s time to start tracking Kentucky Derby contenders.With the Run for the Roses 142 days away, key prep races are right around the corner. Top 2-year-olds have shipped to Florida, California and Louisiana to train for the tough test...