STANTON, TX–MARCH 4, 2024–Funeral services for Thomas Risher Newman, 82 of Stanton, are set for 2;00 p.m. Wednesday, March 6, 2024, at First Baptist Church Big Spring, Texas.

Tom passed away on Thursday, February 29, 2024. Interment will follow at Trinity Memorial Park. 

Tom was born on December 16, 1941, in Big Spring to Thomas and Kawana Newman. Tom went to grade school in Lomax and graduated high school in Stanton, where he played football and ran track. He was active in 4-H, ...



DALLAS, TX—MARCH 4, 2023—A recent ruling filed by the Texas Racing Commission for a 2023 Stakes race that required a disqualification due to a medication positive.

DAKOTA GURL has been disqualified from 2nd place in the La Villita stakes race held on September 1, 2023, due to a medication violation for Albuterol, a Class 3/A substance.  Jorge Valenzuela was the trainer.

Suzie Que, a daughter to Apollitical Blood owned by Carlos Ponce was move to second and Samson Bac Traffic, a filly by Ss Samson, was moved to third.

The official order of finish for the La Villita Stakes is Lipstick Promise., Suzie Que, Samson Bac Traffic, Five Bar Willie, Crimson Cash, Formula Won, Marys ...


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GRAND PRAIRIE, TX–MARCH 4, 2024– Lone Star Park at Grand Prairie will hold its annual National Anthem auditions on Monday, March 25, 2024, from 11:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.  (CST).

Auditions will be held outdoors (weather permitting). Soloists, duets, choirs, instrumentalists and groups are all invited to audition.

Anyone interested must ...



DALLAS, TX–MARCH 2, 2024–StallioneSearch.com is proud to announce and welcome Leann Noguera as the company's new Vice President of Operations. We are thrilled to have her join our team and humbled by the expertise and fresh perspectives she will bring to StallioneSearch.com. Leann has been employed in the horse racing industry for 25 years, specializing in research, graphic communications and news media publications. She has an extensive background in news media research, online data implementations and the horse racing industry in general.

StallioneSearch.com's CEO David Smith said, "I look forward to working closely together with Leann and Greg Thompson, SeS Vice President of Sales, Media and Marketing, on our ...



OKLAHOMA CITY, OK–MARCH 2, 2024–A new era in Quarter Horse Racing auctions will be ushered in later this month when Heritage Place Sale Company launches its digital sales ring platform with the 1st annual Heritage Place "Spring Forward Online Sale".

Thirty head of broodmares, stallions, short yearlings and horses-of-racing age will be offered online March 8 thru March 10, 2024. CLICK HERE to review a "flip book" of the 2024 Spring Forward Online Mixed Sale.

"The Heritage Place digital sales ring marks a significant milestone in our ...



WEST WEBER, UT–MARCH 2, 2024–Services were held Thursday (Feb 29) for longtime horseman Donald Gary Douglas, 81, who passed away February 23, 2024, from complications associated with Alzheimer's Disease.

Gary was born August 2, 1942, the oldest of four children. He was born and raised in Ogden and attended Ogden and Ben Lomond High Schools. After high school, he served in the Army Reserves. He worked in many capacities throughout his life and retired from Hill Air Force Base in 2007.

Gary was sealed to his sweetheart, Karlene, on August 28, 1964, in the Salt Lake Temple. They ...



ALTOONA, IA—MARCH 1, 2024—The Racing Office at Prairie Meadows would like to remind all our Quarter Horse owners and trainers that today (March 1) is the deadline to begin nominating your horses to the $50,000-added Prairie Meadows Gold Futurity for open 2-year-olds going 350 yards with an estimated purse value of $175,000 with trials scheduled for Monday, June 17 and the final on Saturday, July 6.

Also, today March 1 is the deadline to begin nominating your horses to the $40,000-added Prairie Meadows Gold Derby for open 3-year-olds going 350 yards with an estimated purse value of $100,000 with trials scheduled for Sunday, June 23 and the final on Sunday, July 7.

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OKLAHOMA CITY, OK—FEBRUARY 29, 2024—Trainer Michelle Hurdle enters Remington Park’s meet that starts Thursday, March 7, without the two big older boys in her barn that have made her such a thorn in the side of her competition – Charlies Fury and Jess My Hocks.

The upcoming meet is for American Quarter Horses, Paints and Appaloosas. First post time on Thursday, March 7, is 6 p.m.

Charlies Fury, an 8-year-old gelded son of Furyofthewind, out of the Take Off Jess mare Jess Charlena, and Jess My Hocks, a 7-year-old gelded son of Kiss My Hocks, out of the same dam, have both been retired. Charlies Fury, a big sorrel gelding with a ...



LEXINGTON, KY–FEBRUARY 29, 2024–Stall applications for the upcoming Sandy Ridge at The Red Mile live Quarter Horse race meet are due today, February 29, 2024.

The 2024 Sandy Ridge at the Red Mile Quarter Horse meet consists of six-days of racing, starting on Sunday March 17th.   The six-days of Quarter Horse racing are March 17, 18, 19 and March 24, 25, and 26, with a daily average purse of $200,000.

In 2024,  Sandy Ridge is offering incentive to both the owner and trainer of starters during the six-day meet. Owners who start a horse at Sandy Ridge at will receive the greater of $500 or purse money earned from the race, and trainers will receive the greater of $200 or purse money earned per horse started.

As a condition of entry for any horse making a start at the 2024 Sandy Ridge at the Red Mile meet, every ...



LOS ALAMITOS, CA–FEBRUARY 29, 2024–Los Alamitos Race Course has cancelled the racing program for Saturday, March 2 due to the incoming rain expected in Southern California. Los Alamitos will resume its live nighttime program on Sunday night.

An outstanding Quarter Horse racing program is expected for ...



LEXINGTON, KY–FEBRUARY 28, 2024–Sandy Ridge at Red Mile announced today that Hall of Fame trainer Steve Asmussen has indicated an interest in saddling a starter at at the second Sandy Ridge at Red Mile Quarter Horse Meet.

The 2024 meet, with average purse totals of $200,000 per day on an 8-race card, will be held March 17 thru 26 at The Red Mile in Lexington, Kentucky. Stall applications are due Thursday, February 29.

Sandy Ridge Racing Manager Terry ...



DALLAS, TX—FEBRUARY 28, 2023—A recent ruling filed by the New Mexico Racing Commission for 2023 Stakes races that required a disqualification due to a medication positive.

ALAMO LAKE has been disqualified from 3rd place in the Grade 1 Zia Park Championship Invitational race held on December 17, 2023 due to a medication violation for Flunixin, a Class 4/C substance. Armando Alamos was the trainer.

Onthrocks, a son of champion A Revenant from the Stoli mare Stol A Bunny, has been moved to third. Wesley Giles trains the black gelding for owner/breeder Ware Racing & Ranching ...