December 15, 2011 - 12:57pm
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...
December 6, 2011 - 9:00am
Local news for Dec. 6, 2011
"Patricia Wilson, Kentucky's commissioner of social services, has resigned abruptly amid growing criticism of the state agency over its handling of child abuse investigations." [Courier-Journal]
December 5, 2011 - 3:55pm
Local news for Dec. 5, 2011
"State data shows the number of children who have died as a result of abuse and neglect dropped from the previous year." [Bluegrass Politics]
November 29, 2011 - 10:00am
Sunday marked the last day of racing at Churchill Downs this year, in honor of that I take a look at some of the Kentucky Derby legends.
With last Sunday wrapping up the 2011 season at Churchill Downs I thought it appropriate to take a look back specifically at the Kentucky Derbies of the past. So, I’ve assembled a “dream race” of sorts with a full field of twenty horses all competing for the prize of being...
November 27, 2011 - 7:26pm
Second "Stars of Tomorrow" program of the Churchill Downs meet highlights 2-year-olds
With the Breeders’ Cup World Championships behind us, attention now turns to the Triple Crown trail and Kentucky Derby hopefuls.A new star might emerge from the second “Stars of Tomorrow” of the Churchill Downs meet on Saturday. The program features 12 races, all for 2-year-olds,...