Southland Casino Hotel Donates Over $2 Million for Animal Shelter and College Scholarships

Breaking ground for the new West Memphis Animal Shelter pictured left to right is Ark. Senator Reginald Murdock, Louis Jacobs, Jr. – project manager at Delaware North, Robert Thorne Jr., Carolyn Sechrest – wife of Ness Sechrest, Ness Sechrest – chairman emeritus of the Southland board of directors, Osi Imomoh – president and general manager of Southland Casino Hotel, Mayor Marco McClendon, Kerry Facello – director of the West Memphis Animal Shelter, West Memphis City Councilman Tracy Catt, Tyler Ginn.

(West Memphis, Arkansas) Southland Casino Hotel gives $1.7 million gift to West Memphis for new Animal Shelter and Adoption Center and establishes new Arkansas State University Mid-South scholarships through $537,500 gift.

Southland Casino Hotel is the place to Play, Stay, and Dine. Whether playing on more than 2,300 slot machines, feeling the felt of 50 live table games, betting big in the high-limit rooms or enjoying live sports betting, Southland has it all.

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Casino Philanthropy: The Giving in Gaming:

We are all familiar with the lavish offerings of casino resorts around the world ranging from extravagant entertainment, luxurious accommodations, and decadent dining. But did you know that collective charitable contributions and philanthropic endeavors from the gaming industry total over $1 billion annually?

 

From supporting local communities to tackling national issues, casinos are increasingly recognized for their positive impact beyond the gaming floor. From donating funds to sponsoring events, casinos actively engage in their communities, addressing diverse needs like education, healthcare, and social services.

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2023 Wisconsin Casino Awards

Best Overall Property – Potawatomi Hotel & Casino

 

Overall Property

  1. Potawatomi Hotel & Casino
  2. North Star Mohican Casino Resort
  3. Menominee Casino Resort

 

Best Suites – Potawatomi Hotel & Casino

 

Suites

  1. Potawatomi Hotel & Casino
  2. Menominee Casino Resort
  3. Ho-Chunk Gaming Wittenberg

 

Best Rooms – North Star Mohican Casino Resort

 

Rooms

  1. North Star Mohican Casino Resort
  2. Menominee Casino Resort
  3. Potawatomi Hotel & Casino

 

Casino Floor

  1. Menominee Casino Resort
  2. North Star Mohican Casino Resort
  3. Potawatomi Hotel & Casino

    Best Sportsbook – Potawatomi Hotel & Casino

 

Sportsbook

  1. Potawatomi Hotel & Casino
  2. Croix Casino Turtle Lake

    Best Restaurant – Dream Dance Steakhouse @ Potawatomi Hotel & Casino

 

Restaurant

  1. Dream Dance Steakhouse @ Potawatomi Hotel & Casino
  2. Embers @ North Star Mohican Casino Resort
  3. The Eagle’s Nest @ Lake of the Torches

 

Pool

  1. Menominee Casino Resort
  2. Lake of the Torches Casino Resort
  3. Ho-Chunk Gaming Wisconsin Dells

 

Best Golf Course – North Star Mohican Casino

Golf Course

  1. North Star Mohican Casino Resort
  2. Oneida Casino

 

Entertainment

  1. Menominee Casino Resort
  2. North Star Mohican Casino Resort
  3. Potawatomi Hotel & Casino

 

Entertainment Venue

  1. North Star Mohican Casino Resort
  2. Potawatomi Hotel & Casino
  3. North Star Mohican Casino Resort

 

Nightlife

  1. Potawatomi Hotel & Casino
  2. Menominee Casino Resort
  3. Ho-Chunk Gaming Wisconsin Dells

 

Players Club

  1. Ho-Chunk Gaming Properties
  2. Menominee Casino Resort
  3. Lake of the Torches Casino Resort

 

Best Customer Service & Casino Personnel (Dealers, Slot Attendants, etc…) – North Star Mohican Casino Resort

 

Casino Personnel (Ie. Dealers, Slot Attendants, etc…)

  1. North Star Mohican Casino Resort
  2. Ho-Chunk Gaming Wisconsin Dells
  3. Menominee Casino Resort

 

Customer Service

  1. North Star Mohican Casino Resort
  2. Menominee Casino Resort
  3. Croix Casino Turtle Lake

 

Theme

  1. Lake of the Torches Casino Resort
  2. Potawatomi Hotel & Casino
  3. Croix Casino Turtle Lake

 

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Gulf Coast       Tunica       Mid-South       Louisiana

Missouri       S. Indiana       N. Indiana       Iowa

Michigan       Minnesota      Wisconsin

 

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2023 Minnesota Casino Awards

Best Overall Property – Treasure Island Resort Casino

 

Overall Property

  1. Treasure Island Resort Casino
  2. Mystic Lake Casino Hotel
  3. Grand Casino Mille Lacs

 

Suites

  1. Treasure Island Resort Casino
  2. Mystic Lake Casino Hotel
  3. Grand Casino Mille Lacs

 

Rooms

  1. Mystic Lake Casino
  2. Treasure Island Resort Casino
  3. Grand Casino Mille Lacs

 

Casino Floor

  1. Mystic Lake Casino
  2. Grand Casino Hinckley
  3. Black Bear Casino Resort

 

Restaurant

  1. Seven Fires Steakhouse @ Black Bear Casino Resort
  2. Tado Steakhouse @ Treasure Island Resort Casino
  3. Mystic Steakhouse @ Mystic Lake Casino Hotel

Best Spa – Grand Casino Hinckley

Spa

  1. Grand Casino Hinckley
  2. Mystic Lake Casino Hotel
  3. Treasure Island Resort Casino

 

Best Pool – Treasure Island Resort Casino

Pool

  1. Treasure Island Resort Casino
  2. Fortune Bay Resort Casino
  3. Grand Casino Mille Lacs

 

Golf Course

  1. Grand National @ Grand Casino Hinckley
  2. The Meadows @ Mystic Lake Casino Hotel
  3. The Wilderness @ Fortune Bay Resort Casino

 

Entertainment

  1. Treasure Island Resort Casino
  2. Mystic Lake Casino Hotel
  3. Black Bear Casino Resort


Entertainment Venue

  1. Mystic Lake Casino Hotel
  2. Treasure Island Resort Casino
  3. Black Bear Casino Resort

 

Nightlife

  1. Mystic Lake Casino Hotel
  2. Treasure Island Resort Casino
  3. Grand Casino Hinckley

Best Players Club – Grand Casino Mille Lacs

Players Club (Ie. Rewards, comps, etc…)

  1. Grand Casino Mille Lacs
  2. Treasure Island Resort Casino
  3. Mystic Lake Casino Hotel

 

Best Casino Personnel (Dealers, Slot Attendants, etc…)

Casino Personnel (Ie. Dealers, Slot Attendants, etc…)

  1. Grand Casino Mille Lacs
  2. Fortune Bay Resort Casino
  3. Treasure Island Resort Casino

 

Customer Service

  1. Fortune Bay Resort Casino
  2. Treasure Island Resort Casino
  3. Black Bear Casino Resort

 

Theme

  1. Treasure Island Resort Casino
  2. Mystic Lake Casino Hotel
  3. Fortune Bay Resort Casino

 

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Gulf Coast       Tunica       Mid-South       Louisiana

Missouri       S. Indiana       N. Indiana       Iowa

Michigan       Minnesota      Wisconsin

 

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2023 Michigan Casino Awards

Best Overall Property – Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort

 

Overall Property

  1. Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort
  2. Island Resort & Casino
  3. MGM Grand Casino Resort

 

Suites

  1. Firekeeper’s Casino Hotel
  2. Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort
  3. Island Resort & Casino

 

Rooms

  1. Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort
  2. Firekeeper’s Casino Hotel
  3. MGM Grand Casino Resort

 

Casino Floor

  1. Island Resort & Casino
  2. MGM Grand Casino Resort
  3. Four Winds Casino New Buffalo

 

Sportsbook

  1. MGM Grand Casino Resort
  2. Firekeeper’s Casino Hotel
  3. Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort

 

Restaurant

  1. NIBI @ Firekeepers Casino Hotel
  2. Copper Rock Steakhouse @ Four Winds Casino New Buffalo
  3. D. Prime Steakhouse @ MGM Grand Casino Resort

Best Spa – Island Resort & Casino

Spa

  1. Island Resort & Casino
  2. Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort
  3. MGM Grand Casino Resort

 

Best Pool – Island Resort & Casino

 

Pool

  1. Island Resort & Casino
  2. MGM Grand Casino Resort
  3. Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort

 

Best Golf Course – Island Resort & Casino

 

 Golf Course

  1. Island Resort & Casino
  2. Turtle Creek Casino & Hotel
  3. Bay Mills Resort & Casino

 

Entertainment

  1. MGM Grand Casino Resort
  2. Island Resort & Casino
  3. Firekeepers Casino Hotel

 

Entertainment Venue

  1. Firekeeper’s Casino Hotel
  2. MGM Grand Casino Resort
  3. Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort

 

Nightlife

  1. MGM Grand Casino Resort
  2. Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort
  3. Island Resort & Casino

 

Players Club (Ie. Rewards, comps, etc…)

  1. MGM Grand Casino Resort
  2. Four Winds Casino New Buffalo
  3. Firekeeper’s Casino Hotel

 

Casino Personnel (Ie. Dealers, Slot Attendants, etc…)

  1. Island Resort & Casino
  2. Firekeeper’s Casino Hotel
  3. Four Winds Casino New Buffalo

 

Best Customer Service – Firekeeper’s Casino Hotel

 

Customer Service

  1. Firekeeper’s Casino Hotel
  2. Island Resort & Casino
  3. Four Winds Casino New Buffalo

 

Theme

  1. Island Resort & Casino
  2. Four Winds Casino New Buffalo
  3. Firekeeper’s Casino Hotel

 

(Check out more awards from each region below…congrats to the winners!)

Gulf Coast       Tunica       Mid-South       Louisiana

Missouri       S. Indiana       N. Indiana       Iowa

Michigan       Minnesota      Wisconsin

 

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