| Feb 23, 2014
| 3:10 PM
Wildcat Red proved he can handle two turns, beating General a Rod by a head in a thrilling Fountain of Youth Stakes Saturday at Gulfstream Park in Hallandale Beach, Fla. The two dueled virtually the entire way, a battle that would...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 10:41 AM
Bob Clancy's selections for two Grade 2 races Saturday on the Road to the Kentucky Derby (May 3):
Fountain Of Youth Stakes
Site: Gulfstream Park, Hallandale Beach, Fla.; Post time: 5:30 p.m.; Distance: 1 1/16 miles; Purse: $400,000
ALMOST FAMOUS (10-1)...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 1:50 PM
Winning the Kentucky Derby is a pipe dream for the vast majority of thoroughbred owners, trainers and jockeys.
Just getting a 3-year-old to that momentous event on the first Saturday in May is a major accomplishment.
Consider what has already happened...
| Aug 3, 2013
| 4:20 PM
Judges will keep busy this week picking winners among 642 exhibitors showing more than 2,000 exhibits — about 1,000 each between farm animals in the barns and projects in the Exhibit Hall — during the 66th annual Berkeley County Youth Fair....
| Jul 5, 2013
| 6:49 AM
Although singer-songwriter Matt Pond lives in New York, the indie-pop fixture has become an enthusiastic ambassador for the charms of Orlando's independent music scene.
In February, a touring band that included Orlando musicians Tierney Tough (The...
| Apr 5, 2013
| 5:04 PM
The Maryland Agricultural Commission will hold a public meeting Wednesday, April 10, at 7 p.m. at the Howard County Fair Grounds Dining Hall, 2210 Howard County Fair Road, in West Friendship.
Anyone interested in farming and rural topics is encouraged...
| Mar 30, 2013
| 5:31 PM
Shug McGaughey is as Kentucky as blue grass. Every spring when the new crop of 2-year-olds comes into his barn, the veteran trainer said, he looks them over and wonders if one of them will be the one to fulfill his lifelong dream to win the Kentucky...
| May 19, 2013
| 9:03 AM
Landon Roach and Heather O’Daniel of Redfield are engaged and plan a June 14th wedding at Spink Co. Fair Grounds in Redfield. Parents of the couple are Nancy Roach and Vince and Chris Roach and Jeff and Kay O’Daniel all of Redfield. The groom-...
| Mar 27, 2013
| 12:35 PM
Check out festivals and events in June across the state.
This list is organized by region.
Central Florida (including Orlando, Kissimmee, Daytona Beach, Sanford, the Space Coast, Lakeland/Polk and Lake County)
May 31-June 1: Silver Spurs Rodeo,...
| Oct 5, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Brookings - As a 4-H member LaDonna McKnight competed in events at the Western 4-H Family and Consumer Science Show and Livestock Show each year. She says Western Jr. was one of the many 4-H experiences which provided her a skill set she implements to...
| May 5, 2012
| 7:47 AM
If you have been anywhere near the Fair Grounds recently, you may have noticed giant black and white photos of faces posted on the sides of buildings. They are the work of photographer Frank Relle.
They're not to showcase his skill with a camera, but...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 7:27 AM
Harley-Davidson York Vehicle Operations will host its annual Open House Thursday, Sept. 27, through Saturday, Sept. 29, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. The facility is located at 1425 Eden Road in York. Admission is free.
The 2012 York Open House will feature a...