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Ashland The Henry Clay Estate

To celebrate national hemp heritage week, the historic home of the great compromiser is holding a day-long hemp symposium this Saturday.

Toyota Marking 30 Years Since Ground Broken In Georgetown

Jun 8, 2016

Toyota is marking the 30th anniversary since work started on the Georgetown plant with a celebratory ceremony.

Pimlico Apartments Get Makeover And A New Name

Jun 7, 2016
GTV3 - City of Lexington

The transformation is complete for the old Pimlico Apartments on Centre Parkway.  Monday saw the official dedication of Centre Meadows, a $15.5M renovation to the Lexington Housing Authority’s apartment complex.

Associated Press

An Ohio prosecutor says he isn't seeking charges against the mother of a 3-year-old boy who got into the Cincinnati Zoo's gorilla exhibit, resulting in the shooting of an endangered gorilla to protect him.

Associated Press

Republican Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Sunday warned Donald Trump to drop his attacks on a Latino judge presiding over a lawsuit against Trump University, joining the widespread rejection of their presumptive presidential nominee's treatment of the federal jurist.

Services Planned For 'The Greatest'

Jun 6, 2016
Associated Press

Services and memorials for Muhammad Ali will continue throughout the week.

World Reacts To News Of Death Of 'The Greatest'

Jun 4, 2016
Associated Press

Tributes to Muhammad Ali rolled in from around the world Saturday, just hours after his death.  "The Greatest" had been hospitalized for respiratory problems Thursday, and news spread that this illness was serious. Late Friday, his family confirmed that he had died.

Josh James / WUKY

Governor Matt Bevin touched on a variety of hot topics during an appearance at a Commerce Lexington luncheon Friday.

Alan Lytle

Lexington’s Douglass Park, which celebrates its one hundredth anniversary this year is getting a new playground.  That announcement Friday from Mayor Gray and the Park’s Centennial Commission.  First District Councilman James Brown helped secure the funding for the project, which he says is a great anniversary present.

Fireworks Moving To Commonwealth Stadium

Jun 3, 2016
Associated Press

Lexington’s fireworks display is moving out of downtown to the outskirts of UK’s campus.