If horse racing is looking to attract new patrons, track executives might want to spend a little time at a gas station. Last week, the Kentucky Lottery Corp. announced record sales of $823.5 million for fiscal 2012, which ended June 30, and announced a sales target of $853 million for 2013. Kentucky isn't the only one; Pennsylvania, Maryland and Massachusetts also reported record lottery results for the past year.
Kentucky Hits the Jackpot with Lottery
By Janet Patton, Lexington Herald Leader • Aug 6, 2012