Category Archives: Executive Director Updates

News and Notes for June 23, 2017

ACCREDITED TEXAS-BREDS IN WEEKEND STAKES There are 11 in the field for the $50,000 Lane’s End Danny Shifflett Scholarship Stakes for Accredited Texas-bred fillies and mares, 3-years old and up […]

News and Notes for June 16, 2017

ATB’S IN WEEKEND STAKES As reported in Daily Racing Form, two-time Grade 3 winner Texas Chrome runs Saturday in the Grade 1, $500,000 Stephen Foster Handicap for 3-year-olds and up […]

News and Notes for June 2, 2017

ACCREDITED TEXAS-BREDS IN WEEKEND STAKES Teo Mallet and David Ranslem’s Century Acres Farm LLC has their homebred Soul Affair (Grasshopper – Mimi’s Affair) entered in a field of 8 for […]

News and Notes for May 19, 2017

LEGISLATIVE UPDATE Both SB 1971 and 1972 have passed the Senate, and have been referred to House committees. Many thanks to Senator Lois Kolkhorst and Senator Dawn Buckingham! Stay tuned […]

News and Notes for May 4, 2017

TEXAS CONNECTIONS IN KENTUCKY DERBY AND OAKS RACES, UNDERCARDS On Friday, Steve Asmussen will send out Ever So Clever (KY) in the $1-million Longines Kentucky Oaks (Gr. I). In the […]

News and Notes for April 14, 2017

LEGISLATIVE UPDATE House Bill 3926, the Purpose-Driven Pari-Mutuel Bill by Rep. Kuempel, has been passed out of the House Licensing & Administrative Procedures Committee. The next step in the process […]