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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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Local news for Lexington, KY continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

9 min ago | Lexington Herald-Leader

Lexington's Fanged Robot to play at Bunbury Music Festival

It's nothing for active members of any community music scene to juggle duties in multiple artistic projects.

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1 hr ago | WDRB-TV Louisville

Kentucky's first hemp crop growing quickly; sprouting interest

Dick Jones was just 10 years old but already had appeared in nearly 40 movies when he got the part of Pinocchio.

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5 hrs ago | Lexington Herald-Leader

Groundbreaking at HealthFirst, at last

In the almost four years since HealthFirst received an $11.7 million grant under the Affordable Care Act to build a second public health clinic in Lexington, there have been dozens of news stories about the project's woes.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Williamson Daily News Online

Lexington native filming a movie set in Kentucky

Lexington, Kentucky, native Bethany Brooke Anderson has spent the last seven years in Hollywood, but now she is coming back home to film a movie about the very place she grew up in.

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Lexington Herald-Leader

Lexington police clear two men who had been charged in Georgetown Street shooting

Two men who police identified and named as suspects in a shooting on Georgetown Street have been cleared in the case.

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Lexington Herald-Leader

Police union suspends vote that would allow Lexington police officers to use cruisers

Sgt. April Brown arrives at new cruiser after Lexington Fayette-Urban County Police Chief, Anthany Beatty issued the first 10 police cruisers bearing the new vechicle logo scheme light bars to officers of the 98-99 recuit class on Tuesday morning, Oct. 14, 2003 at the Roll Call Center on Old Frankfort Pike in Lexington, Kentucky.

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Lexington Herald-Leader

Dickey's Barbecue Pit to open in Lexington

The Dallas-based fast-casual Texas-style barbecue chain said this is its second restaurant to open in Kentucky this year.

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Lexington Herald-Leader

2 vacationing police officers helped rescue Versailles crash victims

West Salem officer Jeremy Randall and La Crosse officer Jovanna Randall were heading home from Lexington with their children Tuesday when they saw a tractor and car in flames on U.S. 60 near Versailles.

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Lexington Herald-Leader

18-year-old faces DUI charge after crashing into two Lexington houses

Lexington police arrested an 18-year-old man after he allegedly fled from a traffic stop and then crashed his car into two houses.

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The record-breaking numbers of WEG 2014

Final preparations are being put in place for the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games, with the opening ceremony less than seven weeks away.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

WAVE-TV Louisville

Storms still expected to develop this afternoon

A complicated setup this afternoon as we have several triggers "waiting" to be set off for showers and storms.

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WKYT

Employee punched during robbery at Lexington business

It happened Tuesday afternoon at the Barnes Insurance office on Winchester Road.

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Lexington Herald-Leader

For $50 fee, Lexington officers would be able to drive cruisers for personal use

Lexington police are considering changes to the city' cruiser policy that would allow officers to use city-owned vehicles for personal use for a $50 monthly fee.

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Lexington Herald-Leader

Soring hurts more than Tenn. walking horses; cruel practice damages entire equine industry's image

No less than U.S. Rep. Andy Barr, R- Lexington, during a recent meeting with the editorial board, cited the 77-year-old show as an example of our state's Tennessee walking horse tradition.

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WKYT

Flight diverted to Lexington due to passenger in cardiac arrest

Strong to severe storms are expected mainly during the afternoon, and into the evening for all.

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WKYT

Second man charged in Lexington home invasion

Strong to severe storms are expected mainly during the afternoon, and into the evening for all.

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Lexington Herald-Leader

New parole hearing set for man in child's death in Anderson County

The Kentucky Parole Board is scheduled to take up the case of Joseph Paul Shreve, 50, on Tuesday.

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WKYT

Two young men victims of Lexington strong-arm robbery

Strong to severe storms are expected mainly during the afternoon, and into the evening for all.

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Lexington Herald-Leader

Roy Harrison: 'Religious freedom' issue being used to protect discrimination

The passage of this law - which prohibits discrimination in housing, services and employment against the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community - was a pivotal moment in Lexington's history.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

WKYT

Meetings, street soccer trying to kick gun violence in Lexington

They say it's time to stand up and end a string of violence in Lexington. Many people around the city are coming together to make the city's streets safer.

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