| Dec 13, 2009
Sunday's live racing program at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots has been cancelled due to unsafe track conditions. The state and track stewards made the final decision about 10:30 a.m.
"Despite a Herculean effort by our track maintenance crew, we were...
| Jun 12, 2009
Negotiations are under way to bring a country music festival to Baton Rouge over Memorial Day weekend next year.
Baton Rouge officials say they're working with New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival promoter Quint Davis and his partners to create the...
| Jun 21, 2009
| 7:17 AM
The American Red Cross of Greater Grand Rapids has established a shelter for Saturday's approximately 1,000 evacuees from the B-93 Birthday Bash at the Ionia Free Fair Grounds on M-66 in the middle of Ionia.
A team of 12 Red Cross volunteers were...
| Jun 21, 2009
Officials at the Ionia Free Fair Grounds, home to the canceled B-93 Birthday Bash, are telling concert-goers it will be at least Wednesday before they are able to get their vehicles back.
Hundreds of vehicles were stranded and approximately 1,000...
| Jun 22, 2009
Drivers of stranded cars at the B-93 Birthday Bash now won't get their cars back until at least Thursday.
Ionia officials said this afternoon that they plan to make an announcement at 3 p.m. Wednesday on retrieval of the cars. However, they said it...
| Jul 2, 2009
The State Fire Marshal compiled a list of the annual public fireworks displays and events for Independence Day.
City: Aberdeen - http://www.graysharbor.org Event: 4th of July "Splash" Fireworks Display Place: Morrison River Front Park Date: July 4th...
| Jul 10, 2009
| 7:46 AM
Gayle Anderson was live in Costa Mesa for the opening day of the 2009 SUPER FAIR-ORANGE COUNTY FAIR
Today through August 9th
Orange County Fair Grounds
88 Fair Drive
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
| Jul 17, 2009
A Grand Rapids attorney has filed a class-action lawsuit against Clear Channel Communications for damage done to more than 1,000 vehicles that were damaged by flooding during the B-93 Birthday Bash on June 20 at the Ionia Free Fair Grounds.
| Aug 11, 2009
One of the country's biggest three year old preps is now richer and longer.
Fair Grounds announced that the Louisiana Derby will be contested over a mile and an eighth. And, the purse increases from $600,000 to $750,000.
The Derby will be contested on...
| Aug 18, 2009
Bolstered by a traditionally good month in the gambling business, Louisiana's state-licensed casinos in July posted a 13.9 percent increase in winnings from June.
Still, the July take of $220.3 million was down 5.1 percent from July 2008.
| Sep 10, 2009
| 10:04 AM
LOS ANGELES -- Here is the latest information on fire evacuations, road and school closures related to several wildfires burning in the Southern California area.
For the latest information on evacuations and fire stats, visit: http://www.fire.lacounty....
| Dec 15, 2009
The New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival presented by Shell today announced the music lineup for the star-studded 2010 Festival scheduled for April 23-25 & April 29-May 2. Now entering its fifth decade, Jazz Fest continues to showcase the most important...