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January 2020

In Memorium Bill Prickett (Jan. 9, 1938 - Jan.8, 2020) January 20th, 2020 by Dick JerardiIn a golden era for sprinters at Keystone in the late 1970s and early 1980s, Al Battah was one of the best. He won the Allegheny Stakes as a

407.5. Creation of Horse Mortality Review Board. (a) In addition to the licensing provisions of Chapter 181 (relating to licensed racing entities—temporary regulations), the Commission hereby directs that each Thoroughbred and Standardbred licensed racing entity within this Commonwealth shall create a Horse Mortality

On January 10, 2020, Nicole Sasse, our beloved PTHA office secretary, and her fiancé Ryan Oliver received devastating news. Their 2-year-old son, Leo, was admitted to Children's hospital of Philadelphia due to him urinating blood. Initial testing showed that Leo