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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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1 hr ago | Lexington Herald-Leader

Photos and video: Commonwealth Stadium's renovation underway

Construction continued Tuesday on the renovation of Commonwealth Stadium at the corner of Alumni and University drives on the University of Kentucky campus in Lexington.

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5 hrs ago | Lexington Herald-Leader

Scott deputy apparently accepts plea offer, plans to change his plea in theft of pain pills

A former Scott County sheriff's deputy sheriff accused of taking narcotics and cash from an evidence safe has accepted a plea offer and apparently will change his plea next month, according to court records.

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9 hrs ago | Lexington Herald-Leader

Merlene Davis: Play about Alzheimer's seeks to make us more aware, aid research

What: Forget Me Not, a play by Garrett Davis, will be performed in Lexington to raise awareness about Alzheimer's disease.

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13 hrs ago | Lexington Herald-Leader

Alex Petros: McConnell wrong; prestigious colleges often are more affordable

About the author : Alex Petros of Lexington is a rising junior at Yale University, majoring in economics and political science.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

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Lexington teenager competing in 'Jeopardy!' Teen Tournament

Sixteen-year-old Erin Christopher is a rising junior at Tates Creek High School.

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WKYT

9-month drug probe in Lexington ends in 55 arrests

Calling it a major step in dealing a recent crime wave, Lexington Police say a nine-month investigation dubbed "Operation Transformation" resulted in 55 arrests.

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Lexington Herald-Leader

Machete-wielding man, ex-girlfriend attack Lexington victim, police say

A man told Lexington police he was injured in a machete attack by his former girlfriend and another man Sunday night.

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Lexington Herald-Leader

Lexington police end nine-month drug investigation by arresting 55, citing 18

Lexington police announced the end of a nine-month drug investigation Tuesday that garnered more than 50 arrests and 100 grams of crack cocaine.

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WKYT

9-month drug probe in Lexington ends in 55 arrests

Calling it a major step in dealing a recent crime wave, Lexington Police say a nine-month investigation dubbed "Operation Transformation" resulted in 55 arrests.

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Lexington Herald-Leader

Lexington police end nine-month drug investigation by arresting 55, citing 18

Lexington police announced the end of a nine-month drug investigation Tuesday that garnered more than 50 arrests and 100 grams of crack cocaine.

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Lexington Herald-Leader

UK scientists use mosquito sex to foil backyard pests

University of Kentucky scientists are testing a method to foil those winged wretches, the mosquitoes that seem to line every corner of your outdoors waiting to leave you with itchy welts.

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Lexington Herald-Leader

Petro's Chili & Chips to open first Kentucky restaurant

Petro's Chili & Chips will bring its gourmet chili to Lexington at a franchise location on Tates Creek Centre Drive to open in late August.

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Lexington Herald-Leader

Business closings, openings and anniversaries: Week of July 14

2135. In addition to personal training, group training, boot camp and corporate fitness, Exalted Fitness now offers Amaris Fitness Capoeira, which incorporates Capoeira movement with hip hop beats.

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WLEX-TV Lexington

Weather Update, July 21

Areas of dense fog fog have formed early Monday morning- visibility is down to 1/4 mile in Lexington.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Lexington Herald-Leader

Golden alert canceled after Lexington woman, 75, found safe at new residence, a nursing home

A 75-year-old woman who was reported missing Sunday was found safe hours later by Lexington police at a nursing home on Versailles Road.

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WKYT

Kentucky's longest-serving inmate still hoping for "freedom"

Kentucky's longest-serving prison inmate is hoping a new program will set him free after more than 50 years behind bars.

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LeBron James Acts Like a Typical Parent While Cheering on Son at AAU Game

When LeBron James watches his son play basketball, he doesn't act like a four-time NBA Most Valuable Player.

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The Tennessean

Engagement: Angela Beavin & Brent Carney

Miss Beavin is a graduate of the University of Kentucky where she was a member of Kappa Alpha Theta and received a Bachelor of Science degree in Broadcast Journalism.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

Lexington Herald-Leader

Lexington peace march at Duncan Park focuses on children

Just hours after a man was injured in a shooting on North Limestone Street, a crowd of about 220 marchers gathered at Duncan Park to stand up to the recent violence that has plagued the city.

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Lexington Herald-Leader

City takes first tentative steps toward restoring old Fayette courthouse, two years after closing

Paint on the interior dome of the old Fayette County Courthouse is peeling, and pigeons have taken over much of the space.

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