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Former Vice Mayor Linda Gorton named St. Patrick's Day Parade Grand Marshal

Linda Gorton, the former Vice Mayor of Lexington, has been named as the Grand Marshal of the 38th Annual Alltech Lexington St.

Black History Month celebration to showcase local students

William Wells Brown Community Center will feature the talents of local students at its annual Black History Month celebration at 6 p.m., Wednesday, Feb. 22.  This year’s program, “Knowledge of The Neighborhood,” will honor the history of Lexington’s East End and highlight its impact on the city. The event is free and open to the public.

Performers announced for St. Patrick's Parade and Festival

Eight performance groups will be taking the Irish festival stage on Saturday, March 11, as part of the city’s 38th Annual Alltech St. Patrick’s Parade and Festival. The lineup features local musicians and dancers, as well as two international acts.