Charles Town

October 12, 2016
Trainers Jeff Runco and James W. Casey and jockey Antonio Lopez dominated West Virginia Breeders’ Classic night at Charles Town last week.
October 09, 2016
Slip the Cable skipped over the slop Saturday night at Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Race Track and cruised to a front-running 7 1/2-length win in the $450,000 West Virginia Breeders’ Classic.
October 08, 2016
Bullets Fever kept his career unbeaten streak alive winning the $67,500 West Virginia Lottery Breeders’ Classic by 1 1/4 lengths on Saturday night at Charles Town.
October 05, 2016
On Saturday night, James W. Casey will attempt to win the $450,000 West Virginia Breeders' Classic with Charitable Annuity for the second straight year. His recently retired 10-year-old Russell Road is scheduled to lead the post parade for the Classic, ...
September 20, 2016
Russell Road surpassed $2 million in earnings with his second-place finish in the Northern Panhandle Stakes at Mountaineer Park on Aug. 6, but he came out of the race with an injury and has been retired at age 10.
September 18, 2016
Covey Trace ran down pace-setting Mia Torri and held off odds-on favorite Sophia’s Song to win the Grade 3, $350,000 Charles Town Oaks on Saturday night at Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races.
September 17, 2016
Rise Up, returning to Charles Town for the first time since scoring a 10 3/4-length victory in the Robert Hilton Stakes two years ago, justified his status as the 1-9 favorite in the $100,000 Wild and Wonderful Stakes by winning with ease.
August 28, 2016
Return to Denis outdueled 2-5 favorite T Rex Express for a half-length win in Saturday night’s $50,000 Sylvia Bishop Memorial at Charles Town. It was another 1 3/4 lengths back to All About Attitude in third.
April 15, 2015
For Saturday’s Charles Town Classic, Shared Belief will be traveling by plane for the first time since he was a young horse heading West from his Kentucky birthplace. He will be asked to handle his first deepish, Eastern racing surface. He will also be ...
July 15, 2014
Susie Schramm, who lives on her horse farm in Shepherdstown, W.V., got a call from animal control, explaining they had a horse that was in really bad shape. They asked if she could pick him up and take him to a veterinarian for an evaluation. She ...