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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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8 min ago | Lexington Herald-Leader

Chris Bailey's weather forecast: Another blast of September moves in

We are coming off a weekend of severe weather across Central and Eastern Kentucky.

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Personnel File local hires and promotions: Week of July 28

Cambridge Insurance: Lexington native Andrew Wethall has joined the company as a field agent.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Lexington Herald-Leader

STEAM Academy and UK offer summer labs and research experience for Lexington high school students

STEAM Academy student Stephanie Bamfo, right, and, Sylvie Garneau-Tsodikova, an associate professor in the UK College of Pharmacy, worked on a project at a UK lab on Wednesday.

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Lexington Herald-Leader

Storm damages more than a dozen Lexington homes, knocks out power to 10,000

Residents clean up debris at 1984 Cathy Lane, which suffered roof damage and a carport that ended up in the neighbor's driveway, in the Highlands subdivision off Georgetown Rd. in Lexington, Ky., Sunday, July 27, 2014.

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Lexington Herald-Leader

Tom Martin Q&A: 3D scanning company grew out of UK connections

Seikowave is a Lexington-based technology company focused on three-dimensional scanning.

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Harlan Daily Enterprise

Rhymer participates in youth leadership program7:08 am

Rhymer recently participated as her school's representative in the Kentucky Hugh O'Brien Youth Leadership Academy in Lexington.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

Lexington Herald-Leader

Merlene Davis: Jazz concert to help First African Foundation purchase church

LaVon Williams' art, commissioned by the First African Foundation, will be given to the first two recipients of the William E. Thomas Music Awards: Clarence "Duke" Madison and William B. Ray.

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Lexington Herald-Leader

Initial Moontower Music Festival in Midway draws a youthful crowd

Despite temperatures in the high 80s and her all-black wardrobe, Susan Hall was there for every act at the inaugural Moontower Music Festival, dancing the afternoon away just feet from the stage at Equus Run Vineyard .

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Lexington Herald-Leader

Teenager suffers second-degree burns in 'Fire Challenge'

Lexington police spokeswoman Sherelle Roberts said officers were called to the 3600 block of Appian Way to assist the city's fire department for a teenager who had burned himself.

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News briefs from around Kentucky at 1:58 a.m. EDT

U.S. Sen. Rand Paul blended his message of libertarian-fueled privacy policies with civil rights-inspired criminal justice reforms during a speech Friday to the National Urban League 's annual convention in this presidential battleground state.

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WAVE-TV Louisville

Golden Alert issued for 77-year-old woman with Alzheimers

Lexington Public Safety authorities said Patricia Ann Clarke, 77, was reported missing by her roommate from their home in the 6100 block of Winchester Road at 6 p.m. Friday.

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Lexington Herald-Leader

Smashing: Vintage - and the thrill of the hunt for it - is key to her fashion sense

Part of the thrill for Maggie Lanham was in the hunt for the prized designer jacket she wore at Street Scene on Wednesday.

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Lexington Herald-Leader

Jessamine County brothers hold onto their favorite toy, built by their father 82 years ago

Most of us had a favorite toy when we were young, a treasured trinket that added something special to the games we played on long-ago summer afternoons.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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