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Lexington, Kentucky is located in Fayette County. Zip codes in Lexington, KY include 40533, 40513, and 40576. The median home price in Lexington is $169,900 which is roughly $131/per square foot.

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2 hrs ago | Lexington Herald-Leader

Lexington man faces charges in fatal shooting in February

Lamarius Gates, 20, was charged with complicity to commit murder Friday in the death of 23-year-old Vincenzo Happy on Feb. 9, police spokeswoman Sherelle Roberts said.

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6 hrs ago | Lexington Herald-Leader

VA and Lexington housing authority team up to expand housing for homeless veterans

Ronnie Warner was on his father's front porch the morning of Sept. 11, 2001. The disturbing image of two planes crashing into New York City's Twin Towers resonated with him, and the assault on American soil served as an impetus to enlist in the Army.

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8 hrs ago | Southsider Magazine

PRHBTN Launches Kickstarter Campaign for 4th Annual Festival

PRHBTN returns for the 4th Annual PRHBTN Street Art Festival more inspired and ambitious than ever with a rousing call to the community.

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12 hrs ago | WFIE-TV Evansville

Armed robbery suspects lead police on chase

Indiana State Police say 30-year-old Dawan Q. Mulazim from Lexington, KY, and his passenger were arrested after leading police on a low-speed chase across the Sherman-Minton Bridge.

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12 hrs ago | WKYT

More Shigella cases pop up in Lexington

According to Fayette County Health Department, there are now 39 cases of Shigella infections in Lexington, 22 confirmed and 17 probable.

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13 hrs ago | WKYT

Investigates: The revolving door for criminals

"A very small percentage of the criminals commit the vast majority of crime," said Ray Larson, Fayette County's top prosecutor.

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17 hrs ago | Lexington Herald-Leader

Volunteers clean up neighborhood on Douglas Avenue off Georgetown Street

Police officers, corrections officers and volunteers took part in the "We Care - Love Your Neighborhood" campaign organized by Habitat for Humanity.

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22 hrs ago | Lexington Herald-Leader

Sarah's bringing her smoker to former Lunch Box corner

Sarah's Corner Caf, at the corner of Winchester and Cleveland roads, will close Friday.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

CBC News

A decade later, Ferryland lighthouse is still dining success

Tourists flock to Newfoundland in the summer to see whales, seabirds and icebergs.

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Lexington Herald-Leader

Lexington's Woodland Triangle intersection is being reconstructed for pedestrian safety

A construction project by Lexington city government broke ground in the area Monday, aiming to increase pedestrian safety where High and Maxwell streets and Kentucky Avenue converge.

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WKYT

Investigates: Lexington's crime 'Made in Detroit'

For months, law enforcement in Central Kentucky have explained that much of the drug problem is coming from the north.

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Lexington Herald-Leader

Moon Taxi returns to Lexington as headliner at Moontower festival

Measure the figurative miles between Lexington and the Moon, and the distance isn't as great as you might think.

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Lexington Herald-Leader

Lexington siblings rely on community support for faith-based film

Meet and Greet with actors and directors: 7:15 p.m. July 27 at Lexington First Assembly of God, 2780 Clays Mill Road.

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Lexington Herald-Leader

Merlene Davis: Don't lose hope; the American Dream is still obtainable

I've been waiting for someone a lot smarter than I am to come up with a solution for the rash of murders, shootings, robberies, home invasions and unsettling violence that has made headlines in Lexington.

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Lexington Herald-Leader

Condemned Kentucky inmate seeks new trial in woman's 1989 death

In a petition filed in federal court in Lexington, 47-year-old Donald Herb Johnson says a judge in Floyd County didn't recount all the rights he'd be giving up by admitting to stabbing Helen Madden to death on Oct. 30, 1989.

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WLEX-TV Lexington

Noon Weather Update, July 23

The bulk of the showers & storms are still out of state but we're starting to see a few showers & isolated t-storms developing west of Lexington with wider coverage expected through the afternoon.

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Lexington Herald-Leader

Kentucky vying with four SEC foes for highly rated offensive tackle

Usually, when a high-profile recruit is set to announce his college decision, those who have followed him the closest are nearly certain of the destination.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Lexington Herald-Leader

Rally in downtown Lexington calls for end to Israeli-Palestinian conflict

Flags, signs and about 150 people at the Fayette Circuit Courthouse plaza on Wednesday called for peace in a conflict several thousand miles away.

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Lexington Herald-Leader

City, state, federal officials will fight plan to send Lexington mail to Louisville, Knoxville

Elected officials said Wednesday they will do what they can to keep regional mail-sorting operations at Lexington's Nandino Boulevard location.

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Lexington Herald-Leader

Appeals court upholds former Lexington attorney's conviction in oil scam

The U.S. 6th Circuit Court of Appeals found no mistakes in the handling of the cases of former Lexington attorney Bryan Coffman, 51, and Tennessee businessman Gary Moss Milby, 60. Both men were convicted in May 2011 of multiple charges of mail, wire and securities fraud.

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