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CASA of Lexington Director Melynda Jamison receives National Director of the Year Award

CASA of Lexington Executive Director Melynda Jamison has been named Program Director of the Year by Kappa Alpha Theta, the National CASA Association's foremost philanthropy partner. It is the highest honor a director can receive from the CASA organization.

Community Corrections help raise funds for Lexington Fisher House

This past November, Community Corrections staff joined Columbia Gas of Kentucky and its NiVets employees to present the 2nd annual VA5K run/walk. Approximately 180 individuals participated in this year’s event which raised $10,672 for the construction of a Fisher House on the grounds of the VA’s Leestown property.

What’s Under the Courthouse Dome?

It has been closed to the public for 60 years, home to rusting heating and air conditioning equipment, an elevator shaft, peeling paint and deteriorating plaster. Today, Mayor Jim Gray reopened the restored dome of Lexington’s Historic Courthouse. And it’s gorgeous.

Events

Wednesday, Feb. 21

  1. Black History Celebration

    6 – 8 p.m.

Thursday, Feb. 22

  1. Black History Celebration

    6 – 8 p.m.

Saturday, Feb. 24

  1. Fairy House Woodworking Workshop

    10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Meetings

Tuesday, Feb. 20

  1. Environmental Quality & Public Works Committee

    1 – 4 p.m.

  2. Council Work Session

    3 – 6 p.m.

Wednesday, Feb. 21

  1. Technical Committee Meeting

    8:30 – 11:30 a.m.