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Southland Gaming Park Continues to Evolve

WEST MEMPHIS, AR - Southland Park Gaming & Racing announced today the opening of the nation's first fully automated Poker room.

"To be the first to offer Poker in the state of Arkansas is a big accomplishment.  This high-tech Poker room, it is truly ahead of its time," said Southland Marketing Director Reggie Burt.  "The PokerPro system enables us to provide poker without the high start-up costs associated with traditional hand-dealt games, while still complying with state gaming regulations."

The Poker room is the latest entertainment venue offered by Southland, which recently completed a $40 million upgrade.  The Southland facility has been in business in West Memphis for more than 50 years.

 

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