Keyword: Buck Wheat

  • Julian 'Buck' Wheat

    'Buck' Wheat's Memorial Set for Dec. 28

    A memorial service for Julian Logan "Buck" Wheat, the longtime director of horsemen's relations and the unofficial "Mayor of the Backside" at Churchill Downs will be held at the track Wednesday, Dec. 28.

  • Julian 'Buck' Wheat

    Julian 'Buck' Wheat, Churchill Icon, Dies

    Julian Logan "Buck" Wheat, Churchill Downs' Director of Horsemen's Relations long known as the "Mayor of the Backside" at the home of the Kentucky Derby, died Dec. 21 of complications from injuries suffered in a fall

  • Churchill Launches 'Speakers Bureau'

    Churchill Downs has launched its first-ever "Speakers Bureau" to make representatives from all areas of the historic track available for participation in events and gatherings sponsored by business, community, and social groups.