Newsletter Archives


CTHBPA Temporary Closure Announcement

3-18-20 Racing Update

March 2020: Thoroughbred Makeover, WV Thoroughbred Breeders Awards 

February 2020: Horsemen in the News, Breeders Classics Nominations 


December 2019: Racing Schedule, Equine Safety

November 2019: WV Breeders Classics, Conservation District Benefits

October 2019: Race for the Ribbon Results, Thoroughbred Makeover

September 2019: Race for the Ribbon, Thoroughbred Industry Employee Awards

August 2019: Changes Affecting Purse Fund

July 2019: Track Supervisors Meeting, Rules of Racing

June 2019: Horsemen on WV PBS, Scholarship Opportunity

May 2019: Runnin'toluvya Races to History, Lasix Info

April 2019: Equine Safety Strategic Plan, Horsemen in the News

March 2019: Barbara Jo Rubin Returns to Charles Town, Legislative Update

February 2019: Legislative Update, Retirement Info

January 2019: Year in Review, Upcoming Events

Older News and Articles

Horse Breeders Hope for Candidates' Help 

Jim Justice Unveils Tourism Plans if Elected

Safety and Integrity Alliance at WV Racing Commission

7/19/16: Out of Competition Testing Continues in WV

WV Horse Racing Representatives Head to Charleston

12/19/2015: Bloodhorse Racetrack Casino Stories

12/18/2015: Paul Espinosa Named New Charles Town Announcer

12/10/2015: Charles Town's Cowboy Trainer

12/4/2015: Horse Racing is hot topic at Jefferson County Chamber's Legislative Summit

11/23/2015: 2015 Final Election Results

10/17/2015: Anti Doping Report

10/15/2015: NAACP Endorsement of the Petition

8/14/2015: Lenny Hale Elected TRF Chairman

7/29/2015: WVRC Votes to Hire New Drug Testing Lab

4/22/2015: WV Analysis: Purses Can’t Support Race Dates

1/10/2015: WV County Wants Horse Racing Funds Protected

1/10/2015: Jefferson County Summit Focuses Preserving WV Horse Racing

12/26/2014: WV Racing Struggles With Plan for Stability

9/22/2014: Conflict Arises over WV Live Racing Requirements

5/23/2014: Funds Restored, But WV Prepares for Change

5/22/2014: Lawmakers restore social services funding

5/21/2014: WV Panel OKs Penalty System, Drug Thresholds

3/11/2014: WV Horsemen Watching Legislature with Concern