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Local/Regional News
9:10 am
Wed September 12, 2012

Memorial Stair Climb to Honor Firefighters Killed on 9/11

LEXINGTON, Ky. - A weekend event is planned in Lexington to honor the firefighters who rushed up the stairwells of the World Trade Center towers on 9/11.

The Fraternal Order of Firefighters is hosting a memorial stair climb Saturday at Lexington's tallest skyscraper, the Fifth-Third Bank building. 

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Local/Regional News
5:20 pm
Tue July 31, 2012

Federal Grant to Help Lexington Hire More Firefighters

Congressman Ben Chandler (right) announced the grant Tuesday alongside Lexington Mayor Jim Gray (center) and fire Chief Keith Jackson

LEXINGTON, Ky. - Lexington is getting a boost in public safety in the form of a $2.6 million dollar grant to hire more firefighters.

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