Arabian club honors REINS horse as horse of the year

The Tierra Del Norte Arabian Horse Association initiated its “Horse of the Year” award for a special Arabian horse December 18 and chose a therapeutic riding horse registered as Southern Comfortt and known as Mickey. Mickey, who is 25 and a full-blooded Arabian, is stabled at REINS (Riding Emphasizing Individual Needs and Strengths), where he […]

Lucy gets initial pro experience

Donny Lucy’s first professional baseball season produced a .239 batting average for the Great Falls White Sox, but he is being patient as he transitions from college ball to the minor leagues. “It was a good experience. I got to go to a lot of places I probably never would have gone,” he said. “Got […]

Brown wins Level 2, Ladies Overall at Norco CMSA contest

Rainbow’s Lori Brown won her Level 2 division and also won the Ladies Overall at the Cowboy Mounted Shooting Association competition November 13 in Norco. Brown had a time of 71.33 seconds on four runs at the Shootout Behind the Jersey Lily competition. “I picked up my speed at the match,” she said. “I also […]

Harney named as Hall of Champions star for October

Evan Harney was named as one of the San Diego Hall of Champions’ Stars of the Month for October. The Hall of Champions named Harney as one of four amateur stars of the month. Four professional stars and six prep stars were also selected for October. “It’s a really great honor to get that as well,” […]

Bonsall horse wins four ribbons at Andalusian nationals

Not only did a half-Andalusian gelding named Danzante recover from Wobbler surgery in 2001, but he won three ribbons at the breed’s California regional championships in September and followed that with four ribbons at the national championships the following month. “He’s won everything so far,” said owner Dawne Clayton. Danzante, or Danny, made his debut […]

Fire district consolidation could remove incorporation obstacle

If administrative consolidatio n of the county’s fire protection districts occurs, it could have an effect on another possible reorganization process. Although issues such as funding and standards will need to be settled before an administrative consolidation can proceed, a county fire department would remove one major obstacle to incorporation of Fallbrook and Spring Valley […]

Morales’ other experience fits into sports park management

Kevin Morales, the director/manager of the Ingold Family Sports Park, has not previously managed a park. But his management and recreational background have led him to his current position. “This is a different opportunity in life,” Morales noted. “I really am very flattered that they would hire me.” The Fallbrook Sports Association hired Morales to […]

Stem cell research involves two local entities for 2005

One fact often overlooked in the debates about stem cell research is that animal stem cell research has existed for years.  During 2005 the San Luis Rey Equine Hospital is expected to participate in spinal injection studies, continuing equine stem cell research which also involves the San Luis Rey Downs Thoroughbred Training Center. Only one commercial […]

Supervisors send fire district consolidation to LAFCO

The San Diego County Board of Supervisors forwarded a request to the Local Agency Formation Commission to consolidate the fire districts within county jurisdiction. The 5-0 vote November 30 asks LAFCO to initiate the process of consolidating 35 fire protection agencies and volunteer fire departments in the unincorporated area of the county. “The system should […]

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