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OKG Newsletter

Topic: Horses

Patti Smith — Outside Society

Can anyone but Patti Smith pen a gorgeous piano ballad out of the lyrics ‘pissing in a river’?


Matt Carney
Well, yeah — the song ends with tectonic plate-splitting crashes of pre-punk circa 1976.
Friday, July 22, 2011

Horsin’ around


Gazette staff
The City Council horseshoe is considering a measure about another type of horseshoes: actual shoes for horses.
Wednesday, August 10, 2011

Let it ride

Is the horse racing industry winning big since the state wagered on racinos?


Clifton Adcock
An industry many considered nearly extinct has been rescued from the brink, and, as it turns out, one of the things that some speculated would lead to horse racing’s demise ended up saving it.
Wednesday, August 24, 2011

Fundraiser to help local children with disabilities

‘Sunset Stampede’ set for Sept. 30.


Carmen Forman
The Sunset Therapeutic Riding Center will host its first “Sunset Stampede” fundraiser on Sept. 30 to buy more horses and hire more staff.
Tuesday, September 13, 2011

Not horsing around

The city’s Animal Welfare Division is seeking a grant to help struggling equine owners.


Clifton Adcock
The Oklahoma City’s Animal Welfare Division is working to get a grant from the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals to help struggling horse owners with hay for their animals.
Wednesday, September 28, 2011

Cowboy for a Cure

Man on coast-to-coast awareness trip on horseback stops in OKC.


Gazette staff
En route from California to New York, horseman Johnny Warnshuis and his two horses currently are in Oklahoma City, on their way to Arkansas. He’s traveling the country to raise awareness for GBS/CID
Monday, January 9, 2012

Bad traffic

Mexican drug cartels impact OKC.


Clifton Adcock
When federal agents raided a horse ranch in Lexington in early June, it wasn’t to take a dime-bag drug dealer off the street. It was to disrupt a money-laundering operation for one of Mexico’s most brutal drug cartels.
Wednesday, August 22, 2012