Around the Block

...For more information or to make an appointment, call (706) 922-0171.Derby DayThe Augusta Training Shop will hold Derby Day 2014 May 3 at the Legends Club.The annual Kentucky Derby-themed fundraiser will feature Southern cuisine, an open...

Around the block

...Browning at (706) 833-5938 or e-mail nbrowning@goodwillworks.org. Derby DayThe Augusta Training Shop will hold Derby Day 2014 May 3 at the Legends Club.The annual Kentucky Derby-themed fundraiser will feature Southern cuisine, an open...

Bob Baffert's Hoppertunity to miss Derby because of sore foot

...winner Vicar's In Trouble, to be ridden by Rosie Napravnik, dropped to 20-1 from 30-1.Smith will still be busy on Derby day, ridding in seven of the 13 races on the card."I could still have a pretty good day," he said.The scratch moved...

California Chrome's greatness a product of 'luck and timing'

...that, at some point and time, you might be the one to lead a horse into the paddock on Breeder's Cup day or Kentucky Derby day."The odds, even when the bloodlines are much more refined than California Chrome's, are very much against it...

Margaret Kendall Fitch - Jonathan Henry Bailey

...Misty Morris and videography was provided by Cinema Weddings. After the ceremony, a cocktail hour was themed around Derby Day with Mint Juleps. The evening was spent enjoying a seated dinner, toasting the couple and dancing. The couple was sent...

Dogwood Stable's Cot Campbell hopes for first Kentucky Derby win on eighth try

...so much about the Kentucky Derby.His grandfather placing a bet for him. Going to Churchill Downs with his father on Derby Day in 1942. And, as an owner, leading Dogwood Stable's Summer Squall from the barn to the track.Campbell, the 85-year-old...

Memories of Sea Hero's victory yet to fade

...You know he only had one more big day, that summer in the Travers."Mellon, who celebrated his 45th anniversary on Derby Day 1993, passed away in 1999 and Miller followed him 11 years later. Bailey, in his role as television commentator, will...

Kentucky Derby winner Orb will run in Preakness

...the Derby, McGaughey was more impressed with Orb."The maturity he showed yesterday in everything he did, from his Derby day to his experience in the paddock, which was tremendous, going in the post and the way he raced, it was kind of amazing...

Road to Kentucky Derby will be less complex in 2013

...statement.This year's Derby, the 138th rendition, drew a record crowd of 165,307. All-sources handle for the 13 Derby Day races at Churchill totaled a record $187 million. This year's Oaks drew its second-largest crowd of 112,552...

Weekend of art starts tonight

...advance registration is required. Call (706) 828-3825 for information.- Saturday also brings the 10th anniversary Derby Day fundraiser to benefit the Augusta Training Shop. The party begins at 4 p.m. at St. Paul's River Room, 605 Reynolds...

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