Keyword: Catholic priest

  • Father Frank Niehaus at River Downs

    Backstretch Advocate Frank Niehaus Dies

    Father Frank Niehaus, who served as the pastor of several parishes in his hometown of Cincinnati, Ohio, in addition to heading numerous chaplaincies, and later was a racehorse breeder and owner, died Sept. 26 at age 84.

  • Father Niehaus Reaches Out With His Funny Side

    Father Frank Niehaus, a Catholic priest who breeds and owns Thoroughbreds, knows the horses and knows his audience. On May 4, the day after the Kentucky Derby, he used racing's biggest event to reach out to his parishioners.