Monthly Archives: March 2015

Opening Day at Keeneland and the new dirt surface

Keenelands new dirt track opens Friday so have your Blazers and Sun Dresses ready. It is not only opening day, but college day where they give 10 $1000.00 scholarships away. They should do it every Friday as they get a much bigger crowd and what is $10,000 when you get that many more people. So if […]

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I can tell spring is definitely here. The daffodils are blooming, grass is emerging and yesterday afternoon I saw the blue heron standing in the pond looking for dinner. I haven’t seen him since before Thanksgiving. I always have wondered where he spends the winter and I also wonder where he lives when he is […]

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Yesterday was the beginning of the NCAA Basketball Tournament. ESPN had over 15 million people submit brackets and today there are 274 people with 100% correct brackets. I would like to know what those people look like. Those people can not be normal. There are two people (in the ESPN brackets) that had absolutely no winners yesterday. […]

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St. Patrick’s Day -no blarney

Happy St. Patrick’s Day! The fountains are all green in Hot Springs and today is the first ever 12th annual worlds shortest St. Patrick’s Day Parade. All of 98 feet in length.  Nascar driver Mark Martin is the celebrity grand marshall and he brought one of his #1 Army cars. The Swon Brothers provide the post […]

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Purse Increase

Oaklawn Park will once again increase their purses beginning Wednesday 3/18/15.

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