HealthFirst announces new site for north side clinic during meeting about Southland construction
HealthFirst Bluegrass officials assured about 20 concerned residents Monday that construction of its $11.7 million public health clinic on Southland Drive will be as quick and clean as possible, and it also announced the new location for its north side clinic.
Monday Jul 28
Fayette County: 18 back-to-school rallies planned for Saturday
Photo of heron captures first place in show Dr. Michael Huang, an internal medicine physician in Lexington, won first place with his photo, Blue Heron at Daybreak, in the Hit Me With Your Best Shot photo show at Gallery 104 in La Grange.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
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.
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.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Man charged in 87-year-old man's beating death in Lexington
Lexington police charged a man with murder Wednesday in the beating death of an 87-year-old man earlier this month.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
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.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Murder charge against driver in fatal crash goes to grand jury
Angel Albeno Mejia, 24, of Winchester, was charged with murder in a fatal crash on eastbound Interstate 64 in Fayette County that killed a Somerset woman on Saturday, June 21, 2014.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Ky. must change its stand-your-ground law to make it fairer
What may have started out as an ordinary evening in February 2012, ended with a dead teen-ager and a national controversy that is still unresolved.
Investigates: 'The Great Divide' over school redistricting
A group of neighborhood parents showed up to the last Fayette County redistricting forum with red shirts and the name of their subdivision, Stuart Hall, printed on the front.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Crowd of nearly 10,000 gathered at civil rights event in Lexington in 1867
An IndieGoGo campaign has been launched to raise funds for a related educational media project about a Lexington family titled, The Hathaway Family: A Journey from Slavery to Civil Rights, the seventh episode in The Kentucky Archaeology & Heritage Series.
Fayette County: Bike ride will benefit Ky. Refugee Ministries
The third annual Walnut Hill Cycling Ride, a Bluegrass Cycling Club event featuring routes of various distances for all levels of riders, will be 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Saturday to benefit Kentucky Refugee Ministries.
Young Achievers honors top 4th- and 7th-graders
The Young Achievers program has named a school winner for each participating elementary and middle school in Fayette County for the 2013-2014 school year.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Heiner contributes $4 million to his campaign for governor
WFPL-FM reports that the move puts Heiner, a Republican and a former member of Louisville Metro Council, far ahead of any potential candidates.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Fayette County: Nominations sought for Kentucky Writers Hall of Fame Class of 2015
The Kentucky Bank Tennis Championships, held July 21-27 at the University of Kentucky's Hilary J. Boone Tennis Center, is seeking volunteers to house players and officials, and to help with the tournament and transportation.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Klothes 4 Kids kicks off with record demand for school gear
The annual Lexington Rescue Mission Klothes 4 Kids back-to-school clothing drive kicks off this week with record demand for clothing from Fayette County Public Schools leaders.