Winning is More Than Just A Ribbon

CENTRAL POINT, Ore. — A young boy with cerebral palsy takes home the championship ribbon at the Jackson County fair. This is Lane Mendell’s second year competing in 4-H with his horse Rosie, and he is already a winner.  Tuesday, Lane and Rosie won first place in their showmanship class against 7 other competitors. “I … Continue reading »

Fairgrounds Hoping To Ride Momentum

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — While horses lined the gates, horse racing fans lined the ticket window at Grants Pass Downs in what was a sharp increase compared to 2012. More than 21,000 attended Grants Pass Downs this season despite having two fewer races per day. Josephine County Fairgrounds officials hope this is a sign things … Continue reading »