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Track nears landmark status

...Preservation Commission meeting, the debate was about what role McGhees' Mile Track played in Aiken's past, land rights, and what...the preservation commission her only interest was preserving McGhees' Mile Track, which she said was a vital part of the city's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/06/05/met_342696.shtml
Metro | Aiken City Council
Overtime

Horse racing Harness race begins in Aiken The 2003 Aiken Harness Race will be held today at McGhees' Mile Track in Aiken. Gates open at 10 a.m., and post time for the first of seven races is 1:20 p.m. USC Aiken is the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/03/29/oth_474681.shtml
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Harness Races day of firsts

AIKEN -- A bright sunny day at McGhees' Mile Track provided the jump start for a thrilling final leg of the annual Aiken Triple Crown run with the harness races on Saturday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/28/oth_257551.shtml
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Owner of mile track sees win in ruling

AIKEN - The owner of McGhees' Mile Track said Tuesday that avoiding Aiken's historic designation was a significant victory, though objections to how he...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/11/27/met_360876.shtml
Metro | Aiken City Council
Attorneys fail to end track fight

AIKEN - An attempt to settle the debate over the McGhees' Mile Track, which some want designated historic, before Monday night's Aiken City Council meeting has failed. Attorneys...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/11/24/met_360355.shtml
Metro | Aiken City Council
Facility getting improvements

AIKEN -- Bruce McGhee loves Aiken, but one thing bothers the owner of McGhees' Mile Harness Racing Track. It's the signs for Aiken that read "Thoroughbred Country." Thoroughbreds don't run harness...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/03/09/met_223780.shtml
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Harness racing began as a 'church activity'

AIKEN -- The Aiken Mile Track -- now named McGhees' Mile -- has a place in harness racing unsurpassed by any other training center in the country. Dunbar Bostwick, scion to one...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/03/17/oth_284712.shtml
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Panel opposes historic label

Aiken's Planning Commission voted 6-1 on Tuesday night that the McGhees' Mile Track should not be designated a historic landmark against the owner's will. Earlier this year a petition was filed with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/08/14/met_352530.shtml
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Harness Race gets changes

...Last year's Aiken Harness Race drew a record 5,000 spectators, so many that organizers ran out of parking spaces at McGhees' Mile before the afternoon was over. So this year, for the first time, the VIP tent will be located inside the track...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/26/met_257301.shtml
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Tom Bruce lives up to his billing

...Triple Crown came to a close Saturday with the harness races at McGhees' Mile Standardbred Training Center. More than 4,500 people...said. "I didn't expect it, but all credit goes to the McGhees for providing such a top-notch facility. We're grateful...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/04/01/oth_310382.shtml
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