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ASHLAND — Revolutionary Racing Kentucky broke ground Friday on what will be a world-class quarter horse track, equestrian center and entertainment complex, officials said.

“We are grateful for the opportunity to take this step, and we are excited about what this means to the people of eastern Kentucky,” Larry Lucas, chairman of Revolutionary Racing Kentucky, said in a news release. “This investment will create jobs, bring in new tax revenues and make Boyd County a destination for horse owners and racing fans from around the country.”

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