Malcolm Ratchford

Greg Stotelmyer

LIHEAP, or the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Crisis Program, begins Monday in Lexington.

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LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Community Action Council has a new Executive Director.  Malcolm Ratchford is the agency’s former manager for neighborhood and community services.  He has more than 16 years of community action agency experience, 12 on the managerial side.  Ratchford succeeds long-time Executive Director Jack Burch who retired from the post last month.