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Got old tires? We’ll take them

Have old tires you want to get rid of? Those who generate less than five percent of their revenue from tire sales can drop off tires for free Nov. 1 – 3 at the city’s old landfill pad at 1631 Old Frankfort Pike.

City’s leaf vacuuming program to start on Nov. 5

Lexington’s vacuum leaf collection program will begin on Monday, Nov. 5.  The vacuum pickup is offered once a year for single-family homes that receive city waste collection service.

DEA National Prescription Take Back Day is October 27

Residents can dispose of expired or unwanted medication for free, no questions asked.

Man succumbs to workplace injuries

A man has died as the result of a workplace injury.

Shillito Park's Miracle Field gets an upgrade

A brand new baseball field made the Miracle League’s fall season a success. The resurfaced field, finished in September, was made possible with money raised by the league and a contribution from Lexington Parks & Recreation.

Police investigating incident outside Fayette Mall

Officers have identified the individuals involved and the investigation is ongoing.

Police arrest assault suspect after standoff

Investigators with the Lexington Police Department have charged Travis A. Himes, 31, with Assault 4th Degree Domestic Violence (felony), and three counts of Terroristic Threatening 3rd Degree.

Lexington adds a new park!

Today, Lexington Parks & Recreation named the new addition, Buckhorn Park, with Mayor Jim Gray and Councilmember Preston Worley cutting a ribbon to celebrate.

Judy Barry reflects on more than 44 years of service

She’s a proud grandmother of nine.

Search underway for man who fired shots inside local restaurant

Lawrence Westbrook IV, 18, has active warrants for Assault 1st and Wanton Endangerment 1st (5 counts).