HOT SPRINGS, Ark. (KTHV) - Census figures tell us 24 percent of children live with only their mothers.
In other words, there are many single moms waking up every morning juggling childcare schedules and money-making jobs.
Normally, professional athletes are not placed in this situation. THV 11's Rolly Hoyt introduces us to one mom who is.
The pre-dawn packing of blankets binkies and bottles for a day at day care. This mom has a meeting with her partners as soon as she gets to her office.
Rosemary Homeister Junior is one of the leading female jockeys in history. She won awards as a rookie, she won meet championships in her native Florida, and she's ridden in the Kentucky Derby.
This morning, she has to hustle through the barn area. 4 years ago, Rosie went from top jock to single mom.