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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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53 min ago | WKYT

Lexington rallies with free back-to-school supplies planned

Students and their families can enjoy a morning of lawn games and other outdoor activities as they browse resource booths, snack on hotdogs and pick up free school supplies.

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4 hrs ago | WTHI-TV Terre Haute

Dangerous - fire challenge' game spreads online

Young people spread rubbing alcohol all over their bodies and light themselves on fire, and then post a video online using the hashtag #firechallenge.

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5 hrs ago | Lexington Herald-Leader

Two men plead not guilty in February killing in Lexington

Jaronn Montero Nickerson, 22, and Lamarius Taquann Gates, 20, entered pleas Thursday in Fayette Circuit Court.

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5 hrs ago | Lexington Herald-Leader

University of Kentucky president joins campus groups in calling for McConnell-Grimes debate

Four University of Kentucky student organizations say they've arranged a partnership with eight television stations to provide statewide coverage of a U.S. Senate candidate debate this fall - if the candidates agree to it.

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7 hrs ago | TheDenverChannel

Fire official issues 'Fire Challenge' warning

"The 'challenge' encourages teens to douse themselves in an accelerant and then set fire to their bodies," according to Paul Cooke, Director of the Colorado Division of Fire Prevention and Control.

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8 hrs ago | Lite 98.7

Teen Sets Himself on Fire As Part of Disturbing 'Fire Challenge' Trend [NSFW Videos]

An unidentified teenager in Lexington, Kentucky recently set himself ablaze while joining the 'fire challenge,' a trend in which people set themselves on fire on video.

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8 hrs ago | Blood Horse

Champion She's a Tiger Retired

The 3-year-old filly, bred in Kentucky by Dr. Rodney Orr, is by . "She's a grade I winner, a champion, and should be highly sought after," said John Sikura of Hill 'n' Dale Farms near Lexington.

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

Rivals.com

Jackson holds top spot, Long, Key make debuts

Thursday, Kentucky Preps released an updated version of its 2016 prospect rankings.

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Blood Horse

First Winner for Sire Concord Point

Harve de Grace, by Boston Harbor) stands at John Sikura's Hill 'n' Dale Farms near Lexington.

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Lexington Herald-Leader

National antique bottle show uncorks enthusiasm for classic containers

The art of glassmaking was America's first industry, dating back over 400 years to the first glassmaking workshop that opened in Jamestown, Va.

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Huntington News

Geohazards forum to address shared transportation challenges

The forum, sponsored by the Marshall University Center for Environmental, Geotechnical and Applied Sciences and hosted by the Kentucky Geological Survey, is an opportunity for geotechnical professionals to share information and best practices, and collaborate on transportation-related projects.

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WIBX-AM Whitesboro

LeBron James Is a Proud Dad Cheering on His Son During Basketball Game [VIDEO]

Take away the NBA titles, the MVP awards, the boatload of money and the fact an entire city once again loves him to pieces and you'll discover LeBron James is just like any other dad.

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Lexington Herald-Leader

UK hemp crop growing well without fertilizer, pesticide

UK agronomist Dave Williams stood next to a plot of 7-foot hemp plants at the University of Kentucky Spindletop Research Farm in Lexington last Thursday.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

KSBW-TV

Is 2014 the deadliest year for flights?

One week, three airline crashes. In Ukraine, the shootdown of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 on July 17 killed all 298 aboard.

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Lexington Herald-Leader

State seeks to fire social worker accused of using child as 'bargaining tool' in drug deal

A state social worker is facing conspiracy, bribery and official misconduct charges in Lexington after allegedly using a child as a bargaining chip in a drug deal.

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WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Teen burned attempting 'Fire Challenge' he saw onlineTeen burned...

He was attempting to take part in something known as a "fire challenge", where a person pours alcohol on their skin and lights it on fire.

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WKYT

Car break-ins reported in Lexington neighborhood

We're tracking a crime alert in a Lexington neighborhood. Neighbors say someone broke into a car and a garage on Spring Creek Circle, near Hartland Parkway, on Wednesday morning.

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Silicon Alley Insider

Teens Are Setting Themselves On Fire In Hopes Of Becoming Social Media Famous

Forget the town pool or weekend trips to the beach. This summer, teenagers have found something way more productive to do with their time; light themselves on fire in hopes of becoming social media famous on platforms like YouTube and Vine.

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Daily Mail

Missing student Holly Bobo, 20, 'was filmed tied up and crying...

A witness testified at a preliminary hearing on Tuesday that she had seen footage of Bobo tied up and crying after she was kidnapped in 2011 She said she also saw suspected murderer Zachary Adams in the footage but that she turned it off before he had sex with Bobo The shocking details emerged in a preliminary hearing for Jeffrey Pearcy, who ... (more)

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Lexington Herald-Leader

Kentucky Toyota president to speak at Minority Business Expo

Lexington : The 12th annual Lexington Bluegrass Area Minority Business Expo will be Thursday and Friday at the Lexington Convention Center.

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